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Where?Harbour Hotel, Galway
When?Wed 4th May, 6:30pm – 8pm


Where?USIT, Aston Quay, Dublin 2
When?Thur 5th May, 6pm - 8pm

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Working Holiday in Australia

Working Holiday in Australia

Skippy, tinnies, cork hats and Kath & Kim... Think you know Australia? Get real! Get off your sofa and get yourself down to the country where adventure and the laidback lifestyle rule. If you're aged between 18 and 30, with a Working Holiday Visa you can live and travel anywhere in Australia for one year and do any job you like.

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What is the Working Holiday Visa?

The Australian Working Holiday Visa (WHM Visa) allows young people between the ages of 18 and 30 to have an extended holiday supplemented by casual employment for up to 12 months in Australia.

Under the Working Holiday programme in Australia, the primary purpose of your visit must be holiday, but you are entitled to seek temporary employment in Oz to help fund your stay.

Work Australia Packages

Work Australia Packages

Explore our Australia Visa packages and find the one that suits you!

  • Complete*
  • fr €1,199
  • One way flight to OZ
  • 1 year Working Holiday Visa
  • 1 year Travel Insurance for Oz & Nz (Silver)
  • Airport Pick Up
  • 3 Nights Hostel Pass
  • Welcome Pack
    *given locally
  • Bank Account
  • Tax File Number
  • 1 Year Jobs Access
  • Luggage Tag
  • No
  • No
  • Apply!
  • All In*
  • fr €999
  • One way flight to OZ
  • 1 year Working Holiday Visa
  • 1 year Travel Insurance for Oz & Nz (Silver)
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • Bank Account
  • Tax File Number
  • 1 Year Jobs Access
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • Apply!
  • Essentials
  • €569
  • No
  • 1 year Working Holiday Visa
  • 1 year Travel Insurance for Oz & Nz (Silver)
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • Bank Account
  • Tax File Number
  • 1 Year Jobs Access
  • No
  • No
  • Includes €50 Flight Deposit
  • Apply!
  • Intro
  • €275
  • No
  • No
  • 1 year Travel Insurance for Oz & Nz (Silver)
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • Bank Account
  • Tax File Number
  • 1 Year Jobs Access
  • Luggage Tag
  • VIP Backpackers Card
  • Includes €50 Flight Deposit
  • Apply!

* Above prices based on travel to Sydney or Melbourne, for prices on other destinations please contact oz@usit.ie

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Working in Australia Checklist

So you want to travel to Australia and work for a year, what do you need to do? Read our check list to help you prepare for your ultimate adventure down under!

  • Working Holiday Visa

    If you have made the exciting decision to travel and work in Oz for 12 months, you will need a working holiday visa – This VISA will enable you to work and live in Australia for up to 12 months.

    It is possible to obtain a Second Working Holiday Visa if you complete 3 months harvest work.

  • Apply for an Australian Tax File Number

    You will need an Australian Tax File Number to work in Australia - Most employers will require you to provide them with this before you start work, so it is a good idea to get this sorted.

  • Buy insurance

    You must buy travel insurance before you leave the country, fingers crossed you don’t need to use it. But it is good to be prepared just in case.

  • Set up an Australian bank account

    When working in Australia your wages will need to be paid into an Aussie bank account. This you can sort out when you arrive in Oz, you will need to take along your passport and some money to get started.

  • Book your flight

    Decide which fantastic Aussie Gateway city you want to start your adventure in and get your flight booked.

* Subject to terms, conditions and availability. Payment of non-refundable deposit taken at time of booking. Offer only available in conjunction with flight to Australia and Work Australia package all booked with USIT. Not valid for sale fares. Offer also open to Australia holiday makers. For full offer terms and conditions contact USIT.