Taking a Working Holiday Visa is an amazing experience. But don't just take our word for it, check out the videos below to hear it from the experts - people already in Australia on a Working Holiday Visa. There are hints, tips and practical advice, see some of the kinds of jobs you could be doing and get the lowdown on how to make the most of your year Down Under.
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My trip in a minute - Anna
Sydney, spectacular sunsets, serenades and so much more. Discover Australia in only one minute! Get some great ideas for your trip Down Under.
My trip in a minute – Josh
Hundreds of beaches. Two states. One minute. Follow Josh's compact adventure through the waves, rainforests, and islands of eastern Australia. See if you can keep up.
Do Something Different
The Aussie Working Holiday Visa is the perfect gap year option because you can combine your extended holiday with incidental work along your travels.
Wish I'd Known That...
Travellers already working in Oz give their top tips on how to make the most of your Working Holiday gap year.
Learn To Earn
Going to Australia for a year on a Working Holiday Visa doesn't have to mean just bar work – there's also a scheme called 'Learn To Earn' which trains young people to be deckhands on sailing trips through the stunning Whitsunday Islands.
Discover the stunning Whitsunday Islands and Airlie Beach, a popular backpacking destination. With the great weather, fun-loving atmosphere and laidback lifestyle, it's just a taste of what Australia has to offer.
Dos And Don'ts
So you've got your Working Holiday Visa sorted, but how do you find a job when you get here? Get some great advice from young people who've been there and done it.
Once you're here we're sure you won't want to return home any time soon. With a Second Working Holiday Visa you can either extend your stay or come back again for another year before you turn 31.
Absolute Radio: Kayaking the Brisbane River
Get a new perspective on Australia's cities by exploring from the rivers which run through them. See how the Absolute Radio crew got on when kayaking the Brisbane River.
Friends of Australia: Jessi Miley-Dyer
Not your typical tour guide! See what professional surfer and Friend of Australia Jessi Miley- Dyer has to say about the beach lifestyle and friendly locals in Australia.