Australia Travel Guide
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Working Holiday Visa Australia
The 417 visa in Australia is a subclass of the working holiday visa, a residence permit that lets you work in the country as a way of funding your travels. This is the best visa for anyone backpacking in Australia because you're eligible to stay in the country for 12 months from the date your working holiday visa is granted. You will be able to leave and re-enter the country as many times as you want within that period. You can also extend your visa under certain conditions.
The Great Ocean Road drive is located in Victoria and is a 243km long road starting in the town of Torquay and continuing along the coast westwards ending near Warrnambool. While you can do the Great Ocean Road from West to East as well, we recommend starting in Torquay instead because this way you’ll be driving on the ocean side of the road giving you the best views and easiest access to viewpoints during the drive.
Tasmania doesn't just surprise you with the vast amount of tourist spots it has to offer, but also leaves you in awe with every curve on your path with picture-postcard views of landscapes, beautiful beaches, and wildlife. If you’re a foodie, then be prepared to fall in love with the mouthwatering cheeses, fresh fruits, and delicious seafood you’ll come across on this island. Whether it's surfing, swimming, and snorkeling at Binalong Bay Beach, posing for pictures at Bridestowe Lavender Estate,
Since Gibb River Road is mostly unpaved, you’ll need a 4WD for this 660 km 6 day journey. With this itinerary you won’t find many stores on route so make sure to stock up on food, water, and other essentials before beginning the trip. Also, if you're travelling solo and want travel companions for your Gibb River Road trip, you can connect with travelers all over Australia below.
If you’re living in the UK there’s no better place to take a holiday to than Australia. Visas are very easy to attain and if you book strategically, finding affordable flights can be simple as well. At GAFFL we know a lot of travelers in Australia are budget conscious. We know this because travelers in Australia are constantly using GAFFL to find travel companions to share costs with during their trips. We thought it would be helpful to list some tips for finding the cheapest flights to Australi
Traveling around Australia in a campervan looks and sounds like a lot of fun, until you realize that you don’t know the first thing about campervans. You want to buy one, but you don’t know what to look for. Not only that, but you’re also a foreigner backpacking in Australia and you don’t know what the rules and regulations are for owning a vehicle. If this sounds like you, this guide can help! After reading this you should know all the basics for buying a campervan in Australia.