AusEmade logo
Home • Accommodation • Attractions • Tours • Links • Resources • Transport • Insurance • Travel Articles • Aboriginal Tourism

Travel Australia with AusEmade

ACT • NSW • NT • QLD • SA • TAS • VIC • WA

Visa & Working Holidays

Careers and Job Employment

  > National - Australia
  > New South Wales
  > Queensland
  > Victoria
O/S Employ Services
Harvest Work/Period
  > Harvest Trail Guide
Visa Work
  > International
  > National
     > Aust Govt
     > Other Sites
  > Western Australia
Other Links

Migration Resources
Tourism Government
Travel Tips

Australia Map
Driving Safely
Custom Search
Travel Options
Car Hire
Travel Brochure
Following is some information and links to resources about visas and working holidays. The Australia Government provide reciprocal working holiday arrangements with a number of countries for those younger travellers seeking employment whilst on holiday in Australia.

Australian employers considering sponsoring workers can find a range of information on the Australian Government - Department of Immigration and Citizenship website - Skilled Workers.

You should always clarify with the appropriate travel services and organisation within your own country, with information also available from the Australian Embassy or by visiting the Australian Department of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs website.

International - Visa and Working Holidays - Migration Resources

For those considering working holidays, Australia currently has reciprocal working holiday visa arrangements with the following countries:
  • Canada
  • France
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
    of the People's Republic of China
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Malta
  • Norway
  • Republic of Cyprus
  • Republic of Ireland
  • Republic of Korea
  • Sweden
  • The Netherlands
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
The Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade also list the Australian Embassies, high commissions, consulates, multilateral missions and representative offices on their website. For contact details, click here or visit the Australian DFAT site.
Source: Working Holiday Makes / Working Holiday Program
As the above list may change from time to time,
all information should be confirmed with the Australian Embassy or
by visiting the Australian Department of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs.
Following are a number of other internet resources that cover the subject:
iGapYear - Gap year placements, projects & courses
Search hundreds of paid and voluntary projects, TEFL and sports courses all in one place. It's crucial to plan your gap year properly - cheapest travel, accommodation, insurance, destinations - sort it all online with
Australia Immigration Visa Services
• Suit 9/20 Gibberd Rd, BALCATTA WA 6021
Comprehensive coverage of all Australian Entry Visa information available. Student visas, business visas, tourist visas and much more.

Check out Fact Sheets 49 Working Holiday Maker Program that allows working holiday makers to have an extended holiday in Australia by supplementing their travel funds through incidental employment. The fact sheet also include a section Second Working Holiday Visa. Also has information on Temporary Work/Business Visas and Temporary Resident's Visa - Working Holiday.
This is the dmoz (Open Directory Project) site offering links to variety of Working Holidays sites for destinations around the world including Australia.
Provides advertising jobs and resources for work and travel throughout the UK and worldwide.

The type of opportunities available include: Hospitality, Chefs and Cooks, Campsites, Summer Resorts, Sports and Activity, Ski Resorts, Childcare, Teaching, Voluntary, Conservation, Horticulture, Farms and Fruit Picking, Driving and Delivery, Animals & Birds, General Labour, Boats & Barges, Entertainment, Fisheries and Forestry, Health and Social Care, Management, Office and Admin, Retail Sales, Teaching, Trekking and Guiding and TEFL.
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
For general information about 'working overseas'.
Embassy World
Comprehensive resource of embassy and consulate sites.
eVisas to Australia (Pty) Ltd
• LEEDERVILLE WA 6903 • Ph: +61 (0)438 998 300 • Email
Travel Visas to Australia. Official Provider of online Visas for tourist, visitor and business travellers to Australia. Guaranteed lowest price online at Only AUD$13. Fast, simple and secure, open 24/7.
Links farms world-wide with students looking for holiday work. This is the place to find fruit picking jobs, seasonal farm work and other interesting outdoor vacation opportunities.
STA Travel
Has a section on Working Holidays.
The Work4Travel - Frontier Club
A site for 'Work and Travel Around the World', that includes information for those whose destination is Australia.
TNT Magazine
Find a job, get a flat, book a flight and more.
Visas for Australia
Australia visas, Australian tourist visas and working holiday visa specialists. Our expert team are able to assist with all aspects of arranging your tourist, business and Australian working holiday.
Back to Top

National - Visa and Working Holidays

Following are some Australian specific resources:
Australian Government - Visa and Working Holidays
Australian Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade (DFAT)
The place for Australian's to check out travel warnings.
The Australian Department of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs
Offers fact sheets that also covers those contemplating a working holiday in Australia. Check out fact sheet 49 Working Holiday Maker Program.
Australian High Commission (UK and Republic of Ireland)
Has a section Travelling to Australia with a section on Visa and Immigration.
Australian Tourism
The official tourism site for Australia has a section on Work, volunteer and study in Australia.
Back to Top
• Non-Government and Other Sites - Visa and Working Holidays
For expert and advice on applying to move and work in Australia we recommend heading over to who can help with every step of the way from applying for your visa to writing a work CV and finding jobs.

United States Immigration Support
This website is not affiliated with the United States Government.  U.S. Publishers is a publisher of legal books and immigration guides. Contains information about passport, greencard etc.
Australian visa advice and assistance.
National Harvest Labour Information Service
This service ensures growers and job seekers find each other at peak harvest times. For information on harvest work opportunities call 1800 062 332.
Launchpad Australia • Ph: 1300 851 826 • Email
Provides comprehensive starter packages for Working Holiday travellers, including assistance with opening a bank account, 2 nights arrival accommodation, info on how to find more permanent accommodation and more! Affordable and value for money!
A backpackers guide - includes a section on employment, job hunting tips, working visa etc.
The Workstay Harvesters Club
Promotes Work Experience opportunities in Rural and Outback Western Australia. This site also contains a range of links and search engines for working holiday makers in Australia.
Visa First Email
Working Holiday visas for Australia and New Zealand in just 48 hours. Register online.
Wayward Bus Touring Company
Has some information about seasonal work and fruit picking in South-East Australia. In fact there is an 'Index of Employers, Hostels and Employment Agents' that covers New South Wales, South Australia and Victoria.
Back to Top

Western Australia (WA) - Visa and Working Holidays

EntryPoint Australian Migration Services
• 3/45 Winton Rd (PO Box 594), JOONDALUP WA 6027 • Ph: 08 9301 4350 • Email
Migrate to Australia. You can find out your possibilities for migration.
Back to Top

Travel Tips - Visa and Working Holidays

If you know of or have any information that can help fellow travellers,
please feel free to drop us an Email.
Back to Top
 AusEmade® Pty Ltd
 ABN 53 091 811 068
Advertise | Free Listing | Contact © 2001-2015 
Privacy | Disclaimer | Copyright