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5 Things to do on the first day of your Australian WHV

5 Things to do on the first day of your Australian WHV So you got the visa, you packed your bags, and you said goodbye to your life back home. Now you've stepped off a plane to embrace a new life down under for the next year or more on a Working Holiday Visa. You've… Continue reading 5 Things to do on the first day of your Australian WHV

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5 Things to know about getting sponsored in Australia

5 Things to know about getting sponsored in Australia Many travellers, like myself, visit Australia on working holiday visas, planning to stay for just a year. Then we decide to do our rural work to get a second year. And once that year ends, we sometimes want to stay longer - this can be tricky.… Continue reading 5 Things to know about getting sponsored in Australia

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Things I Wish I’d Known Before Coming to Australia

Things I Wish I'd Known Before Coming to Australia True to my nature, I was pretty organised when planning my trip to Australia. I had a big old to do list, divided into when things should be done - booking a hostel, setting up a bank account, those kinds of things. Maybe I'll even share… Continue reading Things I Wish I’d Known Before Coming to Australia

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Your Australian Working Holiday Visa Questions Answered

Your Australian Working Holiday Visa Questions Answered You may be aware that I'm from England originally, but in 2016 I came to Australia on a working holiday visa. I decided to do a second year working holiday visa and now I'm on a student visa. I'm in a few Australia backpacker Facebook groups and I… Continue reading Your Australian Working Holiday Visa Questions Answered