New South Wales

Spend some time in New South Wales during your working holiday for a great combination of city and natural experiences. New South Wales
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Explore New South Wales during your working holiday

Spend some time in New South Wales during your working holiday for a great combination of city and natural experiences.


Get to know Sydney like a local with a wide range of casual and seasonal work opportunities in industries such as hospitality and tourism. Once you've explored Bondi Beach and Sydney Harbour, head out to the Blue Mountains, the South Coast of New South Wales and Byron Bay on the North Coast. With many regional work opportunities, you'll find it easy to travel around New South Wales for a memorable working holiday.

Read more about what New South Wales has in store for working holiday makers.

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Get to know New South Wales like a local

Sydney

Sydney

Discover Sydney, Australia's famous harbour city and capital of New South Wales. Plan your Sydney holiday with beautiful sundrenched beaches and much more.

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9 of Sydney’s best markets

9 of Sydney’s best markets

Load up on fresh food, flowers and fashion at Sydney's favourite weekend markets.

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Local’s guide to Bondi

Local’s guide to Bondi

Discover a range of things to do in Bondi, an iconic Sydney suburb. Swim, sauna and dine at Bondi Icebergs, enjoy a huge range of cafés and restaurants, catch a summer flick at the open air cinema or buy breathtaking art at Aquabumps.

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Byron Bay Highlights

Byron Bay Highlights

You can sum up Australia's easternmost town by saying it's a melting pot of surf culture, alternative philosophies and hedonistic indulgence.

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Mountain biking in the Blue Mountains

Mountain biking in the Blue Mountains

Nothing beats the adrenalin rush of careering through the cliffs, deep canyons and pristine bushland of the Blue Mountains on a bike. The World heritage listed Greater Blue Mountains area takes up over a million hectares. What's more, the region is so densely forested that the world's oldest tree - the Wollemi Pine - flourished here undetected in a remote valley until 1994.

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Plan your trip

Working Holiday Maker Program

Working Holiday Maker Program

Planning to stay and work while you're visiting Australia? If you're aged between 18 and 30 and hold a passport for a country or region participating in Australia's Working Holiday Maker programme, you may be eligible to apply for a 12-month visa which enables you to work in Australia while you are here.

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Work, Volunteer and Study in Australia - Freq...

Work, Volunteer and Study in Australia - Frequently Asked Questions

Join the droves of young people who choose Australia for a gap year, career break, working holiday or overseas study.

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Australian Public Holidays

Australian Public Holidays

Australia celebrates a number of public holidays throughout the year when banks, offices and some shops are closed. If you are planning to travel to Australia during these peak periods it's wise to book interstate flights, tours and accommodation well in advance, to avoid missing out.

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Backpacker Precincts

Backpacker Precincts

Join the backpacker brigade in Australia's hippest urban enclaves. From Bondi Beach in Sydney to Brisbane's Fortitude Valley, these are places the young and young-at-heart come to stay during their Australian adventure. You'll find hostels, nightlife, places to eat and drink and a vibrant sense of community. Soak up the historic seaside charm in Perth's Fremantle or experience Melbourne's alternative culture in Fitzroy. Swap travel tales beneath the palm trees along Darwin's Mitchell Street or along Cairns' oceanfront esplanade. Explore Adelaide's attractions from the stylish, central East End, dine out in Hobart's Salamanca Place or throw yourself into the high-energy nightlife of Surfers Paradise.

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Visa Information, Customs and Quarantine

Visa Information, Customs and Quarantine

Learn about the Australian visa, customs and quarantine regulations. This includes types of visa applications, what to declare and what is prohibited in Australia.

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Planning a trip to Australia?

Planning a trip to Australia?

We've compiled the practical travel information you need, including visas, customs, duty-free shopping, and insurance.

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Health and Safety Information for Travellers ...

Health and Safety Information for Travellers to Australia

Australia is a secure destination where you can enjoy safe travel experiences the whole year round. Follow these tips to fully enjoy Australia’s unique landscapes – from the vast outback to our wild ocean beaches.

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Useful Tips

Useful Tips

Prepare for your trip to Australia with these practical tips, including currency, taxes, cultural practices and travelling with a disability.

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Terms & Conditions

* Flight offer valid for outbound travel: 01JAN – 30JUN. Minimum Stay  7 days, Maximum Stay 12 months. Prices are for economy class and are subject to availability/seasonality. Prices are inclusive of all taxes and charges. 

Packages are for travel from 1 January 2017 - 31 December 2017. Book by 31 January 2017.

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