All 3 of my children were late with talking and all 3 turned out perfectly normal. Some children are late starters. I’m surprised it was even referred with your child being such a young age. Good luck for the 1st August, please let us know how you go.
I didn't think about settling in. I plan to stay with my relatives in Brisbane for a month or so. Gives me time to get over the jet lag and have a general rest. It also lets me to get online and start to find a place to live.
What part of South Australia do you have in mind?