A Guide to Working Whilst Backpacking

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Have you often dreamt about saying goodbye to the 9-5 and relocating to live down under? It no longer needs to be a distant dream; you can easily work in Australia or New Zealand all whilst funding your wanderlust. We’ve put together the perfect guide to making your dreams a reality. Australia Working holiday visa An Australian working holiday visa … Read More

Sustainable Travel Items and Where to Find Them

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Sustainability should be an important factor in every aspect of day-to-day life, but especially when it comes to travel. This wonderful pastime enriches the mind when new countries are explored, and new cultures are discovered but unfortunately can result in a truly negative impact on the world. Air travel currently contributes to roughly 3% of greenhouse gas emissions, and this … Read More

How To Start A Career In The Travel Industry

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You likely want to start a career in the travel industry, but you don’t know where to start. Or better yet, what are your options in the first place? Wanting to travel the world forever is only something that you can do if you also find a means of making money along the way. Of course, there are some jobs … Read More

Volunteering in Australia, 7 Ways to Make a Difference

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Are you a volunteer seeking to make a difference? Then you have come to the correct place to find some helpful tips. You’ll learn the various ways you can make an impact while doing your volunteer work in Australia or projects in the country. First of all, the people of Australia are friendly and supportive. The moment you begin volunteering … Read More

The Best Time for a Working Holiday in Australia

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Anyone looking to benefit from an immersive Australian experience needs to take advantage of a working holiday in Australia. An Australian working holiday is the perfect excuse to see and experience life in the Southern Hemisphere. From white sands to festival epicentres, untouched coastlines to internationally-renowned architecture, Australia delivers a diverse selection of sights and sounds, to captivate and impress … Read More

AU Working Holiday Visa Changes Nov 2018

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In good news for backpackers wanting to stay in Australia for a bit longer, the Australian government has announced the following changes for subclass 417 and 462 visa holders… From 5 November 2018, expanding the regional areas where subclass 462-visa holders can work in agriculture (plant and animal cultivation) to qualify for a second year of stay in Australia. Currently … Read More

How to Combine Study with Travel

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There are plenty of people who have no trouble staying in their home city. However, there are also plenty of people who dream of seeing the world and exploring new places. If you are one of the latter, don’t let your circumstances stop you. Even if you’re a student, you can pursue your dreams and travel somewhere without having to drop … Read More

Emigrating to Australia? You Need to Read This

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So your working holiday visa ran out but you fell in love with Australia and want to move here permanently? It’s a common occurrence and although there’s a lot of official paperwork to deal with there are other things to consider too. So I’ve put together some advice on emigrating to Australia to make it a bit easier. Like many … Read More

Temporary Skill Shortage visa (TSS) subclass 482

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How the March visa changes have impacted 457 visa holders The 18th of March 2018 marks the much anticipated end of the 20-year-old temporary skilled visa program (subclass 457) and the commencement of its replacement – the new Temporary Skill Shortage visa (TSS) subclass 482. The working and skilled visas (such as the 457, 186 and 187 visa) provided a … Read More

Volunteer Work New Zealand

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All over New Zealand you’ll find lots of volunteering opportunities, from helping out at the SPCA to spending time in soup kitchens. However we’re going to focus on conservation volunteer work to help preserve and conserve New Zealand’s unique flora and fauna. For a once in a lifetime experience why not offer your time and skills to the New Zealand Department … Read More