Social Groups

Apart from BAMBI, there are a number of social groups for expats in Bangkok and other areas of Thailand.
These groups are not affiliated with BAMBI and this list is offered for reference purposes only.
Please contact each group directly for more information.

If you are seeking support on parenting and other related aspects, please also see the Support Groups listing.

American Women’s Club of Thailand
The American Women’s Club of Thailand offers just what you need to feel at home – whether it’s seeing the sights, making friends, contributing your time to worthy causes, or just having fun. Website:

Australian-New Zealand Women’s Group Bangkok
The Australian-New Zealand Women’s Group Bangkok (ANZWG) has for more than 50 years played a major part in the lives of many expatriate women who have been lucky enough to reside in this fascinating yet sometimes challenging city. ANZWG’s main role is to promote friendship amongst its members and to encourage them to support each other during their stay here in Thailand. Website:

Bangkok Network of Women
The group meets twice a month. The get together is to have business men and women meet and interact, enabling them to put faces to names and to make new friends and business connections in this transient town. Website:

Chiang Mai Expats Club
CEC is a non-profit social organization operating with a theme of Expats Helping Expats to reside safely and legally in Thailand and to adapt and understand the local customs and traditions. Website:

This group offers meetings with fellow members, such as evenings out, drinks out, coffee meetings Website:

International Women’s Club of Thailand (IWC)
IWC aims to foster friendship and mutual understanding among women of different nationalities through monthly luncheons and other activities. The wives of ambassadors are invited to be honorary members of the club. Every year the club organizes various functions to raise funds to support local charities that aid women and children. Website:

British Women’s Group (BWG)
The ‘BWG’ has been providing a network for expatriate women for more than 40 years in Bangkok. Whether you want to join in fun activities and meet other ladies in Bangkok or become involved in welfare fundraising, Website:

Women With a Mission
Women With a Mission is a private voluntary organization working to make a positive difference in the lives of children living along the Thailand/Myanmar border and families in the region of Chonburi, Thailand. Website:

Samutprakan International Club (SILC)
SILC is one of Bangkok’s longest-standing women’s groups.  It is open to ladies of all nationalities and currently has over 120 members from countries ranging from Argentina through to Zimbabwe. Website:

The Irish Women’s Club
The Irish Women’s Group (IWG) was officially launched on September 23rd 2016. The idea and aim was to create a social and support group in Bangkok for Irish women, spouses/partners of Irish men or women with an interest in Irish culture. Website: