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Work Australia

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

Australia is one of the world's most popular work and travel destinations. Amazing surf and beaches laid back cities and vast outback, you have a great choice of where to work and what to do. Typical jobs in Australia on the BUNAC programme include.

  • Sales and customer service roles
  • Tourism and hospitality roles
  • Fruit picking or packing
  • Manual labour
  • Retail

At BUNAC we have three different programme options, designed specifically for backpackers.

Work Australia Visa Kick Start - the essentials to kick start your working holiday.

  • Australia Working Holiday visa application
  • Bank account set up & money transfers
  • Tax support

Work Australia Essentials - Everything you need to hit the ground running for your working holiday. A comprehensive 12-month programme including:

  • Job finding support - including online jobs board, CV review and access to our Work Australia support centres in Sydney and


  • Three nights arrival accommodation and welcome orientation
  • Travel advice and 24/7 in country support
  • Regular social events

Work Australia Ultimate (Sydney or Melbourne)

All the benefits of the above, plus a 7-day fun filled activity week on arrival. Activities include.


  • Climb the Harbour Bridge Pylon Lookout
  • Iconic walk between Bondi and Coogee Beach followed by a beach BBQ
  • Full day guided tour of the Blue Mountains
  • Guided Sydney city walking tour, finishing at the world-famous Sydney Opera House


  • City Walking Tour
  • Food & Drink Tour
  • Phillip Island Overnight Tour
  • Beach Time
  • Wine Tasting
  • Phillip Island Penguin Parade
  • Epic Surf Lesson
  • Get Up Close With Kangaroos
  • See Koalas
  • Melbourne's Biggest Bar Crawl
  • Rooftop BBQ
  • Paddle Boarding At The Famous St Kilda (Summer)
  • Aboriginal Heritage Walk (Winter)
  • Visit The World Famous Eureka Skydeck (Winter)

BUNAC's Covid-19 Promise – 100% money back if you can’t travel due to COVID–19 restrictions. *T&Cs apply*

What we are looking for

  • Valid Passport
  • 18-30 years


No previous qualifications or experience required.

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

Number of vacancies
Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times

Full-time · Part-time

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 2 August 2022

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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