- Airport shuttle service
- Accommodation upon arrival (two or seven nights)
- A week of social and travel activities (Welcome Week)
- Members’ job database
- Job search guidance from staff
- Orientation covering working, living and traveling
- Access to social activities
- SIM Card for Australian phone service
- Bank account pre-arranged
- Pre-departure and alumni support
- Visa information as needed
- InterExchange t-shirt
Before You Travel
InterExchange will be available to help you from the beginning. We offer pre-departure advising and help to demystify the visa application process. You will receive access to your member profile with access to our jobs database and other resources. If you have any questions leading up to your trip, we are your go-to source!
Once in Australia you’ll attend a comprehensive orientation session and friendly staff will be available to consult with you about your job goals and travel plans. You will arrive to two nights’ of pre-booked accommodation (or a full week if you opt into the Welcome Week - see below).
Throughout your program, our Australian partner will also be there to make sure your transition is easy and fun, and to support you with your job search.
This program is meant to smooth the road ahead of you once you've decided to take the leap have a working holiday in Australia. You are free to travel and work where you please and friendly staff are available to answer your questions about finding work, traveling, and logistics like renting or purchasing a car and getting your tax ID number. Also, when you return from your program you'll get access to alumni resources including the InterExchange Language Partner Program, events and more!
With the Welcome Week in Sydney or Melbourne, you'll get five extra nights of accommodation (seven total), plus daily outings with new friends, including beach and mountain day trips, a trip to Wildlife World or the Melbourne Aquarium, guided walks, a pub crawl and a trip to the sky tower lunch at the Sydney Tower. There are specific start dates for the Welcome Week package, so be sure to check the links above. For more information please contact us.