Run By Backpackers, For Backpackers.

If you're ready for your Australian adventure, we're ready to help. Australian Backpackers has been helping backpackers all over the world kick start their working holiday to Australia since 2001. And yep, you guessed it, we’re still here doing exactly that! Get in touch or come visit us for the friendliest local advice, best backpacker adventure deals, hostel info, free Wi-Fi and more!

Everything You Need To Live & Work In OZ

From visas, bank accounts, tax, and medicare; to SIM cards  and work training courses - we’ve got you covered! Kick back and let us do the dirty work.

Need A Job? We'll Find You One In No Time

We are not simply an online job service; we have personal job consultants around the country that will work directly with you to help you find what you're looking for!

The Best Deals On Travel & Adventure Activities

From camper van hire, to guided tours, recreational activities and accomodation; we'll take the effort out of planning, so you can sit back and soak in the vibes.

Arrival Packages To Suit YOUR Needs

By booking one of our Arrival Packages, you will become a member of the Australian Backpackers network, and receive a membership card that you can use to unlock exclusive discounts throughout your entire stay in Australia - including travel packages, accomodation, activities etc. - roughly equivalent to 5-10% off.

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Arrival Essentials
$10 

Don't break a sweat. We've done this thousands of times before! Our 6 and 12-months membership packages provide you with everything you need to jump-start your working holiday in OZ:

  • Welcome guide with all the information you need for your working holiday in Australia. 
  • Membership card for exclusive travel discounts in Australia and New Zealand.
  • Fee-free bank account setup and ready for your first pay check!
  • Tax File Number (TFN) registration, including tax return consultation and superannuation declaration.
  • Physical mailbox to receive all your important letters and packages.
  • Unlimited free Wi-Fi internet and use of copy machine and scanner in Sydney in our members lounge in Kings Cross.
  • Help with your travel plans around Australia and  pretty much anything else you need!

Arrival Essentials + Job Support
$69 = $49 

Don't break a sweat. We've done this thousands of times before! Our 12-months membership packages provide you with everything you need to jump-start your working holiday in OZ (ANYWHERE IN AUS):

  • Your very own personal job consultant providing you with support for your resume/CV compilation and on-going direct assistance finding work for you Australia-wide.
  • SIM card with an Australian phone number and $10 credit.
  • 2nd year visa assistance and Medicare setup, if eligible.
  • 24/7 emergency contact, in case you find yourself in trouble!
  • Help with search for long term. accommodation in Sydney and  pretty much anything else you need!

Arrival Essentials + Job Support + Airport Pick-Up & Accommodation
$169 = $149

This package is for those who want to wonder off the plane and not lift a finger. Essentials Plus includes everything in our Arrival Essentials package in addition to:

  • Airport pick-up/transfer to your hostel in Sydney.
  • 2 nights accommodation at a top hostel in your arrival city (including priority check-in).

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Certification & Training Courses

  • RSA (alcohol service) - $130

  • White Card (building and construction work) - $59

  • Barista (cafe service) - $149

  • Jackaroo/Jilleroo Ranch/Outback (farm work) - $695

On-Going Personal Job Support

We've helped thousands of backpackers find roles that they love to fund their travels while down under. Unlike other backpacker service providers that simply provide you with a list of jobs to search and apply for, we have personal job consultants and recruiters that will work directly with you to find and place you into available jobs around the country based on your personal preferences.

As a member of Australian Backpackers, your personal job consultant will work with you throughout your stay in Australia to help you find, apply and secure new job opportunities as you travel around the country. 


Find Work That You Love

With a massive partner network of companies around Australia, our vast database of jobs is ever-growing, with roles ranging from hospitality and retail positions, to night club promotions, farming/outback ranch work, and construction and demolition jobs. 

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What You Can Expect:

  • A personal intake consultation in person or via email/phone correspondence with your job consultant to create an employee profile for you on our system.
  • Your personal  job consultant will then help you compile and prepare your resume/CV and have it sent to a minimum of 10 companies on behalf of you based on your work preferences.
  • You can expect guaranteed job interviews at desired work opportunities in the first seven days of submitting your CV and job applications through Australian Backpackers!

Book an Arrival Package to become a member of Australian Backpackers and take advantage of our personal job support services:

Our Best Aussie Backpacker Deals

If you're looking for the inside scoop on the best backpacker deals, then look no further. We've spent years trying out different dorms, flirting with the best local tour companies and saying yes to everything (in hindsight, not always a good thing!), all so we can bring you our top deals for the month! You're welcome. As a completely independent travel agency, we are super flexible and able to search for and provide you with the best value and price on whatever travel plans you have in mind. 


Camper Van
& Car Hire

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Fraser Island

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Top End

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LOKA Guided Tour: 
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Cairns

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Whitsunday Islands

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Greyhound Bus Pass: 
Sydney
 Cairns

Greyhound's East Coast Hop On/Off Bus pass runs from Sydney to Cairns or in reverse.

Great Barrier Reef

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New Zealand

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