Dubbo: Somewhere over the… Blue Mountains

With apologies to Harold Arlen & E.Y Harburg, another instalment in my 'There's more to Australia than Sydney' series. So you have been in Australia a while and have seen all the 'money shot' locations. Are...

A Guide to Australia for Kiwis by a Kiwi

Although Kiwis aren't really in Australia on a working holiday visa, New Zealand expats face many of the same experiences as working holiday makers, so we're taking a step away from our normal fare with some tips...

Australia Doesn’t Begin and End in Sydney: Hobart’s MONA Museum

Just as the U.S. doesn't begin and end in New York and the same for the United Kingdom and London, there is a lot to offer you on your working holiday outside of Sydney. Australia's...

West Is Best! Why You Should Explore Australia’s West Coast

East versus West: the age old rivalry. Many a battle has been fought in the name of these two opposing sides, and when it comes to Australia, the East Coast would certainly come out...

How Can I Stay in Australia for a Second Year on a 417 Working Holiday Visa?

You've had an absolute blast while on your Australian working holiday, and you're realising that one year down under simply is not enough! The good news is that many working holiday makers can extend their...

Can I Work for One Employer for Longer than Six Months on an Australian Working Holiday Visa?

If you have a 417 or 462 working holiday visa in Australia, you are limited to working for each employer for a maximum of six months. You can request to extend this employment period due...

Meet a Working Holiday Maker: From London to Sydney

In our Meet a Working Holiday Maker series, we talk to working holiday makers in Australia about their experiences here. Today, we talk to Sam, a legal support recruitment consultant for people2people. 1. Where are...

Sydney Happy Hours & Deals for Every Day of the Week

Australia is a great place to be over the summer months, as you can make the most of the great weather by enjoying a nice cold beer or wine after work in one of...