First Class Migration Agency Cairns

We are a premier migration agency and know exactly how to match your circumstances with the correct visa. We are registered Australian migration agents with over 10 years industry experience and have successfully processed thousands of Australian visa and citizenship applications. We can assist with a whole range of migration issues from work sponsorships, to partner visas, and everything in between. Our mission is to find a solution to your immigration problem and make your Australian dream a reality.

Immigration Gurus Migration Agency Cairns services clients throughout Australia and internationally.


Australia’s Office of the Migration Registration Authority (OMARA) is the governing body of all registered migration agents in Australia. Any agent who provides immigration advice in Australia must be registered with OMARA. To qualify, agents must pass the Migration Law examination and then attend Continuing Professional Development Seminars each year. They are also bound by OMARA’s Code of Conduct.


Education Agents play a significant role in counselling and referring international students to Australian education providers. This is an important component of the quality assurance of Australia’s international education industry.  All Education Agents must complete the Education Agent Training Course and have knowledge of the ESOS Standards.

Why choose Immigration Gurus as your next Migration Agency?

  • We will Take care of the whole process

  • Quality, expert advice

  • Upfront Expectations

  • High Success rate

  • Results driven

Meet the gurus team

Although Australian by birth, Immigration Gurus Natale Menniti and Joshua Ferreira are from migrant families and are world travelled, giving them a broad perspective of migration issues at home and abroad.  Yoko Yamaguchi migrated to Australia in 1997 and has first hand experience with the migration process.  The wealth of experience and understanding of our team allows our migration agency to achieve the desired results for our clients.

Natale Menniti – Director & Migration Agent

Background – Nat is from a farming family which migrated to North Queensland from Italy in the 1950s.  He grew up in Tropical North Queensland and has developed a very strong relationship with the local farming community

Qualifications – Nat studied law and arts at James Cook University, graduating with a BBL and BA, before gaining his Migration Law Certificate at Australian National University, Canberra, in 2009. He became a registered migration agent with OMARA in 2010 and operates under registration number 1066082.

Professional Experience – A registered migration agent with more than 10 years of professional experience, Nat specialising in assisting local business and skilled visa applicants navigate through the complexities of the various employer and regional sponsorship migration schemes.

Expertise – Employer Sponsorship, Designated Area Migration Agreements (DAMA), Labour Agreements, Skilled Migration,

Joshua Ferreira – Director & Registered Migration Agent

Background –Joshua Ferreira is from Portuguese and New Zealand heritage and his family is also based in Far North Queensland.

Qualifications – Joshua studied business at James Cook University, graduating with a Bachelor in Business and completed a post-graduate course in migration law at Australian National University in 2012. In the same year, he became a registered migration agent with OMARA, operating under registration number 1276739.

Professional Experience – A registered migration agent with more than 8 years of professional experience, Joshua was instrumental in the development of the Far North Queensland Designated Area Migration Agreement (DAMA) and also focuses assisting partner and family visa applicants to obtain permanent residency in Australia.

Expertise – Employer Sponsorship, Designated Area Migration Agreements (DAMA), Partner and Family Visas


Carlos – Director

Background – Carlos is from Portuguese and New Zealand heritage and his family is also based in Far North Queensland.

Qualifications – Carlos studied Law and Politics completing a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts majoring in Political Science with James Cook University. Carlos then completed his legal training and practised as a commercial lawyer for 6 years in Queensland Australia. Carlos then went onto study corporate governance and management completing the Lisbon MBA in 2014.

Professional Experience – Commercial & Corproate legal practice

Expertise – Corporate Governance, Commerical and Migration Law

Yoko Yamaguchi – Registered Migration Agent

Background – Yoko migrated from Japan to Australia in 1997.

Qualifications – Yoko has a Graduate Certificate in Australian Migration Law and Practice from Australian National University and became a registered migration agent with OMARA in 2009 operating under registration number 0964594.

Professional Experience – Yoko has been working in the migration industry since 2006.

Expertise – Family and Partner Visas

Languages – Japanese (Native)

Amanda O’Loughlin – Education Specialist


Qualifications – Amanda is a Qualified Education Agent Counselor, QEAC number N161.

Professional Experience – Amanda has worked in International Education since 2015 and has experience working in registered training organisations since 2012 and case management since 2001.

Expertise – Counselling International students on how to obtain a Australian Qualification that will allow them to pursue their dream career.


Linda Li – Business Development Manager (Sales & Marketing)

Background –Originally from China, Linda has over 7 years of extensive experience in education and tourism.

Qualifications – Linda studied a Bachelor Arts majoring in Japanese, she also holds a graduate diploma of Education Leadership and Management

Professional Experience – Linda was a founder of Pioneer Study Tours Cairns from 2017-2020 and has has been working closely with different Australian organisations like EQI, TTNQ, Study Cairns, K12 schools, Colleges, Universities and local tourism suppliers. She has been helping over a thousand Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Australian students and schools’ study between China and Australia since 2014.

Languages – Study Groups, Secondary School and Uni-preparation courses

Expertise – Mandarin (Native), Japanese

Fiona Hill  – Accounts Administrator

Background – Fiona was born in New South Wales and grew up in metropolitan Victoria.  She moved to FNQ in 2005 for a change of lifestyle and has never looked back.  When not mastering accounts, Fiona enjoys travel, reading and is a passionate NRL and AFL supporter.

Qualifications – Fiona studied a Bachelor of Comerce

Professional Experience – Over 15 years in accounting positions within the Tourism, Agriculture and Migration sectors.

Expertise – Preparing financial reports, working with numbers, problem solving.

Mikayla Nicholson – Administration (Student Sales)

Background –Mikayla is a Cairns local with an Italian background, her grandparents emigrated from Italy to North Queensland.

Professional Experience –Mikayla has four years reception and administration experience.


Eline Janssens – Administration

Background – Eline is originally from Belgium and is proud to call Australia her home since 2016.

Qualifications – Studied a Bachelors in Business Management and specialised in Legal Practice. She also holds a Masters degree in Public Administration and Management.

Professional Experience – Has over 5 years experience in the tourism and hospitality industry, as well as administration and sales.

Languages – Dutch and English


Janelle – Trainee

Background –Janelle is a Cairns local with a Thai background.

Professional Experience – Janelle recently graduated from Redlynch State college and is completing a workplace traineeship.

Languages – Thai and English