SWAP's Work in Australia + Sydney Welcome Week (formerly "SWAP Australia + 7-day Welcome Tour") is unbeatable value and the perfect start to your working holiday adventure down under! We'll arrange your airport transfer and first 7-nights accommodation and you'll spend a week with with a group of others having the best week ever! You'll enjoy a Welcome dinner (with your group of fellow newly arrived travellers), Sydney city walking tour, Sydney Harbour catamaran cruise, spend 2-nights in paradise at our base camp, go sandboarding, see wild bottlenose dolphins and koalas and get to meet our kangaroo, Josie!
After your first week's mind-blowing introduction to Australia, you'll be armed with a group of mates and the knowledge to help you transition smoothly into your working holiday. From big city experience to a rural setting, or a mix of both, the backdrop of your working holiday is entirely up to you! Wherever you decide to settle, our SWAP services will kick into high gear to support you in finding a job and room, and sorting out your phone and bank account as soon as possible. Once you've made yourself at home, you'll get to know Australia as a local, make lifelong friends, add to your resume, and discover your favourite places for flat whites and meat pies. Good onya because that's what it's all about! With a minimum wage starting at over $18/hour, not only will you enjoy your work days, but we reckon you'll be able to fund your after-work outings and weekend travels, too. SWAP's ongoing support services are an ace resource for you during your time in Australia, so pop by the hosting centre any time!