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Summer and Seasonal Jobs in Australia 
Seasonal Fishing Jobs Abroad in Australia: Big Dollars and Big Adventures Down Under
Adventures Working in Australia
A Working Holiday in Australia: "No Problem Mate"
Work in Australia's Tropical North: Take Advantage of the Country's New Working Visa
Work Adventures in Sydney: If You’re Under 30, Apply for a Working Holiday Visa
Working in Australia: Be a Part of the Action
Rainforest Volunteering in Australia
WWOOF in Australia: Work Your Way Down Under
Experiencing Australia as a Volunteer: Conservation Groups
A Working Holiday in New Zealand for the More Mature Gapper
WWOOFing Jobs in New Zealand and Worldwide
Working Abroad in New Zealand Making Snow in the Summer
Work in New Zealand: Seasonal Jobs are Plentiful, But Difficult
Work for Travel in New Zealand

 Jobs in Australia and Australasia
Key Employers in Australasia
Internship Jobs in Australasia
Volunteer Jobs in Australasia

Work & Travel in Australia or New Zealand with InterExchange Working Abroad
Our Work & Travel programs are designed specifically to help young Americans secure international job opportunities in Australia or New Zealand. We work with a variety of international agencies that help our participants find international jobs and housing and provide in-country assistance during your stay. When you are not working, you can spend your time discovering the amazing natural scenery and culture of Australia or New Zealand!
Work and Travel in Australia
Work in Australia with WorkingAbroad
Dates: Year round — placements available for up to one year.
Contact: Interexchange Working Abroad, 100 Wall Street, Suite 301, New York, NY 10005.
Tel.: 212-924-0446

Au Pair in New Zealand with Geovisions Au Pair in New Zealand or Australia with Geovisions Au Pair Australia or Au Pair New Zealand
Become an Au Pair in New Zealand or Australia and Earn a Weekly Stipend.

Experience a once in a lifetime cultural experience! Become an au pair in New Zealand or Australia for 6 to 12 months. Immerse yourself in the Kiwi or Aussie culture while caring for children in your host family.

This is a great program if you want to travel and earn money at the same time! Add to that great combo a loving host family where you will have all of your meals, a private bedroom and all the support you need.

Please see website for details
Contact: GeoVisions, 63 Whitfield St. Guilford, CT 06437.
Tel.: 203-453-5838. Toll free 1-877-949-9998.
Website: Au Pair in Australia or Au Pair in New Zealand

Work Experience Australia
Alliance Abroad Group GUARANTEES a 6-12 month PAID hospitality job BEFORE you land in Australia. How do we do it? We have a great team in Australia and the U.S. that have established excellent relationships with leading Australian hotels and resorts. We also ensure you are taken care of every step of the way. We organize Meet Ups with other AAG participants in Australia. Don't spend your time stressing about finding a job or an internship. Work with AAG. You'll leave with a deeper understanding of the world, a love of Australia and a passion for travel. What are you waiting for? Join AAG's Work Experience Australia program.

Hospitality positions available: Bartender, Food and Beverage Attendant, Chef, Cook, Porter, Kitchen Steward, Front Desk Attendant, Housekeeper, Tour Guide and more!

Internships in Australia Dates: 6-12 Month programs
Cost: $1500
Contact: Alex Wright,
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Working Holidays in Australia and New Zealand with BUNAC for 18 – 35 year olds
BUNAC gives you all the support you’ll need to take the hassle out of arranging your work abroad adventure in Australia or New Zealand. With our group flights, you’ll make friends before you touch-down, guaranteeing that you won’t be going it alone. With assistance with job and accommodation hunting on arrival, BUNAC’s fully-supportive packages for up to 12 months will make your working holiday the experience of a lifetime.
Work in Australia Dates: All year round
From $549
BUNAC USA, 585 N. Juniper Drive Suite 250, Chandler, AZ 85226
866-220-7771 or 1-800-GO-BUNAC

Pilbara Au Pair Services
Connecting Families, Au Pairs and the Pilbara.  An Opportunity for Au Pairs to come and experience the "real Australia"!

Placement opportunities include:

Full Time Au Pair Placement (40 hours per week for a period of 6 months). Au Pair is paid $270.00 AUD per week;
Shared Au Pair Placement
(40 hours per week for a period of 6 months). Au Pair lives with one family full time and cares for child/children 2 – 3 days a week, then looks after another family’s children for 2 – 3 days per week. Au Pair is paid $270.00 AUD per week.

Want to make some extra money during your placement? After Hours and Babysitting opportunities are available!
Pilbara Au Pair services Contact: Hayley Brown, Owner/Operator, Pilbara Au Pair Services, Dampier, Western Australia.
Tel.: 0447 494 912

Australia Internship Program — The Intern Group
The Intern Group is a leading provider of international internships in London, New York, Europe, China, Australia and Latin America. We provide internships in all career fields year-round in Australia. Learn from leading professionals in your field while making friends from all over the world and living like a true Australian. Our programs include a professional internship, accommodation, visa assistance, professional development tools & workshop, cultural events, social activities and much more. Launch your career with the travel adventure of a lifetime in Melbourne.
Australia Internship Program Dates: Year-round on the first Saturday of every month.
Cost: $5,650 (AUD)
Contact: The Intern Group, Busworks, 37-41 North Rd, London, N7 9DP, United Kingdom
Tel:+1 (718) 878-6393

API Paid Work in Outback/Rural Australia. Do you want to explore all of Australia? Work on ranches, cattle/sheep stations, or farms deep in the Outback for an unforgettable experience that will teach you things you never dreamed, all while earning money! Live and work among the locals, as well as with young people from all around the world.Live and work among the locals, as well as with young people from all around the world. Salary and benefits vary with each position. Contact:,

Camp Counselors USA (CCUSA): Work Adventures Down Under, 901 E Street, Suite 300, San Rafael, CA 94901, USA;; Summer camp counselors needed for Australia.

Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA), Organizes short- and long-term voluntary conservation projects in Australia.

Global Choices: Work Holiday in Australia. Working Holiday in Australia. When you say Australia—the first thing that comes to your mind is kangaroos, surfing, and aborigines. It sounds very attractive and exotic, but if you are going to travel there for the Working Holiday you realize that it is not a piece of cake to do all travel arrangements (accommodation, job, bank account etc.,) before your departure. If you do not want to waste your precious time on sorting out such things as banking, jobs, tax file number ID, accommodation, mobile phone, tax refund etc., we would like to offer you our programme: Working Holiday package - complete peace of mind before leaving! More information and Online Application Form: (reviewed by Web editor).

Greenheart Travel offers a jobs in a variety of industries via the Work and Travel in Australia and Work and Travel in New Zealand programs.

HELP Exchange, Free info exchange for people who want to work for free accommodation and meals in Australia and New Zealand. About 300 addresses in Australia and 440 in New Zealand.

Involvement Volunteers International; IVI has links with projects around Australia (and worldwide). Past placements have included assisting zoology research in Queensland, working at a reptile park in South Australia, and social service work with children, elderly, and disabled people.

National Harvest Guide: Australian Government, Centralized source of information on vacancies in fruit and vegetable harvests throughout Australia, especially in the busy harvest season (Jan-March).

New Zealand Trust for Conservation Volunteers,, National organization that maintains an online register of conservation projects throughout New Zealand for the benefit of volunteers including international volunteers. Many project organizers provide free transport and accommodations.

Travellers Contact Point, Agency with office in Sydney helps people (who have a working holiday visa) to set up work. Services for members include job search and much more. A 1-week very welcoming working holiday starter package is also available.

Visitoz Scheme, Station in Australia that runs courses in outback working techniques and then directs participants with working holiday visas to one of nearly 1,000 employers offering paid jobs on the land and in the hospitality industry. Course fee includes visa service for U.S. citizens aged 18-30.

Working In, Web-based employment resource aims to put people who are arriving in Australia or New Zealand in touch with employers who are seeking skilled and professional people.

WWOOF Australia (World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms), Distributes the Australian WWOOF Book and app, with the addresses of about 1,800 member farms in Australia looking for short- or long-term voluntary help. Membership costs AU$70 (which includes insurance and a new app!).

WWOOF New Zealand, See the excellent website that provides details about options to work on over 1,000 organic farms. Membership costs NZ$40. Insurance can be procured through World Nomads. A visa for those aged 18-35 can be obtained via BUNAC.

Work Experience Australia with Alliance Abroad
Work in Australia with BUNAC
Internships Abroad with Intern Group in Australia
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