This 9-day Sydney tour and work program is the perfect way to start your gap year or backpacking adventure in Australia. It's an awesome 9-day group adventure showing you the best of Sydney and includes everything you'll need to live, work and travel in Australia.
We'll pick you up from the airport, get you checked into your accommodation and introduce you to the rest of your group. You'll go jet boating, have a private Sydney Harbour cruise, work on your tan at Bondi Beach, learn to surf, take an overnight trip to Port Stephens, go sand-boarding & dolphin watching, party at some of Sydney's best bars and lots more.
This tour will take care of everything you need to work and travel in Australia. Your leaders will sort your visa, Aussie Bank Account, enroll you in Medicare so you'll get free health cover in Australia and set you up with a Tax File Number and Aussie SIM card. Plus you'll get a 12 months membership to the Oz Jobs Program and help planning and sorting all your travel around Australia. Joining this tour is the easiest way to meet people and make friends to go backpacking around Australia with. Once you've booked, we'll put you in touch with the rest of your group so you can start chatting before you leave.
Day 1: Arrive and meet the group
When you land in Sydney after your long flight, your leader will be at the airport to meet you and take you to the hostel. You’ll have plenty of time check-in, relax and meet the rest of your group.
Days 2: City orientation, jet boating and night out
After your bank account is sorted, we’ll show you around the beautiful city of Sydney before Jet Boating on Sydney Harbour.
Days 3: Private Sydney harbour cruise
Today we’ll give you lots of info on travelling around Australia, New Zealand, and South East Asia before heading out on a private cruise sailing around Sydney Harbour.
Days 4: Bondi Beach and snorkelling
Today we'll visit the world-famous Bondi Beach where you can swim or just relax and work on your tan. Then we'll do the Bondi to Coogee walk. You'll snorkel in secluded bays, play some beach volleyball and enjoy an Aussie BBQ and a few cold beers.
Days 5: Learn to surf and Port Stephens
We'll head north to the stunning Port Stephens. Stop off at a beautiful beach and learn to surf with qualified instructors and real Aussie surf dudes. We’ll then stay in an Aussie bush bungalow and have a BBQ and bonfire on the beach. Please note that during winters (June, July, and August) we replace surfing with a brewery tour in Port Stephens.
Days 6: Sandboarding and dolphins
Feed wild kangaroos, spot wild koalas before tackling the biggest dunes in the southern hemisphere on a sandboard. After lunch, we'll jump on a boat cruise, spot wild dolphins and work on our tans getting towed along the back of our boat. We then make our way back to Sydney just in time for a fun night on the town.
Days 7: Chill out and get yourself sorted
Today is the day we help sort all of your onward travel around Australia. We’ll help you plan and organize the trip of a lifetime with the new friends you’ve made.
Days 8: Essential and work help, farewell dinner
We’ll make sure all the essential stuff you’ll need to live and work in Australia is sorted including signing you up to our Oz Jobs Program. We’ll then head out to Australia’s highest revolving restaurant for a spectacular farewell dinner.
Days 9: Check out and onward travel
Find a job or go travelling with your new mates. We'll help you plan and organize whatever you need. And will be there to support you throughout your whole time in Australia.
Tours start every Monday. It's best to arrive on the actual start date as there are no activities on day one so you have plenty of time to check-in, relax and meet your group.