Work in Australia For Backpackers

Get paid $15 per hour in Australia!

If you’re looking for a quick and easy way to find work in Australia during your gap year then this is the perfect solution. Staying in a downtown funky backpacker hostel, our jobs support is just what you need to find jobs paying up to £8.50 and £15 per hour.

Our job support programme, offers you access to jobs all over Australia. Not just Sydney. So if you want to take advantage of a working holiday Visa, and travel Australia finding casual work as you go this programme does provide you with a great safety net.

It is inclusive of four days in a hostel, plus assistance to help you find your feet and settle in really fast. You will get a locally based work and travel expert, who can talk you through your CV, provide you with job interviews and opportunities plus lots of additional jobs support related benefits for a full 12 months.

Please note this programme is mainly geared towards finding work. If you want something that is a little bit more sociable, and you are keen on meeting others and having a bit of fun in Sydney then please check out our Sydney conneXion programme.

Work in Australia For Backpackers: Trip Highlights


  • Find work easily, without the hassle with first-class job support for 6 months.
  • Staying downtown Sydney, in a funky backpacker is a great place to meet people and kick off your travels.
  • Essential support provided getting your CV looking amazing. We will give you interview advice, sort out your tax file numbers, give you a Sim card and we can even help with flat shares as well.
  • With all of your accommodation and job support taking care of, you can hit the ground running and settle into Australia with ease.
  • This is perfect for travellers, who are looking for a job in Australia and don’t know where to start.
  • You have access to our offices, free Wi-Fi to send out your CV if necessary.
  • With 12 months of job offers, after your four days of accommodation are up you will continue to receive help and support throughout your Australian adventure!

If you want a more comprehensive one-week all-inclusive fun adventure including all of the activities this programme and then some be sure to check out our Sydney ConneXion package as well.

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Work in Australia For Backpackers: Full Details

The Essentials Included

Sorted For:

  • Airport transfer
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Free wifi access

The Work Essentials:

  • SIM pack
  • 12 months Job Search membership
  • Comprehensives orientation on arrival
  • One-on-one consultation with our job search representative
  • Assistance with Tax File Number, Bank account, Resume, Superannuation
  • Assistance with job placement, regular job updates
  • 24 hour emergency number
  • Assistance from the locally based team
  • Detailed pre departure pack before you leave

Full Details

Starting a new adventure can be a little daunting! After all, you will be travelling on your own to the other side of the world, you probably have hundreds of questions and worries about what to expect and what will happen when you get there. Believe us when we say it makes it a lot easier when you have arranged your first few days.

This programme makes your arrival and job hunt experience so much smoother.

When you add in all the advice, and personal assistance from our Australia-based work and travel experts, you really only have to worry about how much fun you can handle!

It really could not be easier, so request trip notes today for more information, or book now to start your Australian adventure!

Your Australia Adventure begins here!

From this point, you end the trip, but you Ozzie adventure begins! You will certainly not be alone, as you have 12 months of support, job offers, Cv reviews and most likely already a good circle of mates down under. Who knows where your stint down under may lead you.   Many opt to put off the world of work just a little longer and go on the 5-day surf tour. The bus will pick you up from the hostel on Wednesday morning at 6:15. This surf trip is a lot of fun, you can opt to finish in Brisbane or return to Sydney to get a job there.

Other options for your working holiday visa.

  • Want to work in the surf industry? Well we have a surf instructor course too, depending on your surfing skills it will take you 1 to 3 months to become a surf instructor.
  • Cowboy? You can also upgrade to the outback ranch programme as well, meaning you can find work of righteous in the outback with guaranteed job placements and an awesome training week. Check out our working holiday Visa programs for more inspiration and ideas.


The hostel you stay in is in Downtown Sydney!

We know it well, as we have vetted a range of accommodation options in Sydney before launching this programme, and this hostel was definitely the best fun! Centrally located in the main backpacker district you will find everything in easy walking distance.


Some of the facilities include:

  • TV Lounge with chill out areas
  • Kitchen
  • The legendary backpacker sidebar
  • Wifi and internet desks
  • Travel help desk
  • Job assistance desk
  • Cheap meals every night in the bar
  • Ultra comfortable beds
  • Laundry service

Expect comfortable beds, clean rooms, good communal areas, clean Kitchens and service and support from the Hostel team that goes above and beyond the call of duty.


4 Days - 4 Days - 12 Months Jobs

USD 309

What's Included?

Included 4 Day Version

  • Airport transfer
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Breakfasts
  • Job search assistance for 12 months
  • Cv review
  • Bank account set up
  • Sim Card activated number given on arrival
  • Tax file number arranged
  • Medicare organised
  • Tax refund advice
  • Free WIFI in Sydney office
  • 24 hour emergency number
  • Assistance form the locally based team
  • Detailed pre departure pack before you leave

What's Excluded?

  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Lunch and Dinner (but there are cooking facilities)
  • Working holiday visa processing fee

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Accommodation is included for 3 nights and then you are unleashed into Sydney. There are local coordinators who are trained to assist you with your job search, offer advice on finding long-term accommodation, and settle you in nicely.
    Are meals included?

  • No, we cannot arrange your work holiday visa, but it is very easy to arrange this. You just apply for it only online and it will be arranged within a few days. You will apply for a visa before you go and will do this at the website of the Department of Immigration and Citizenship of the Australian Government

  • The Australian Working Holiday Visa subclass 417 costs around £170. Rates change constantly so use this only as an indication. Furthermore, you need to have around £2,000 in your bank account when you enter Australia with a Working Holiday Visa. You will apply for a visa before you go and will do this online at the website of the Department of Immigration and Citizenship of the Australian Government

Work in Australia For Backpackers Trip Dates

We have flexible start dates. Please contact us for specific dates & availability.

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