Program fee

  • $795 $595 (for 2020 start dates due to cancelation of three-night, arrival orientation)

Free to apply


  • Weekly stipend of AUD $200-360
  • Program completion bonus of AUD $500
  • Match with a screened host family
  • Pre-departure resources, including a childcare guide
  • Three-night arrival orientation in Sydney
  • Private bedroom and meals
  • Local support in Australia, including 24/7 emergency line
  • Meet-ups with other au pairs in several cities
  • Inclusion in InterExchange’s Facebook group to connect with fellow au pairs in Australia
  • Alumni support

Not included

  • Airfare
  • Visa (currently AUD $485)
  • Background Check in Australia (about AUD $70 - 120, depending on location)
  • Travel health insurance

Refund & Cancellation Policy

U.S. Department of State-Designated J-1 Visa Sponsor
Alliance for International Exchange
Exclusive partner of the Erasmus Student Network for J-1 Visa sponsorship of internships in the U.S.
European-American Chamber of Commerce New York
Generation Study Abroad
Global Ties U.S.
International Au Pair Association
WYSE Travel Confederation