Work Australia Program
Call us at 800.781.4040 for more information.
Now’s the perfect time to get yourself sorted with the Work Australia program.
What will I be doing? | What's included? | Am I eligible? | Employment Information | What does it cost?
What will I be doing?
On the Work Australia program you are permitted to work for either a 4 or 12 month period as U.S. citizens have the choice of two different visa options. The four month visa is a perfect option for Gap Year students (between high school and university) or those who only have a short time to spend in Australia..
• Job search assistance for up to 12 months
• Assistance in both America and Australia
• 2 nights accommodation & airport transfers in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth or Brisbane
• Welcome orientation
• Access to the Jobs Database
Am I eligible?
• Be aged 18-30 inclusive at the time of application
• Be a U.S. citizen and passport holder
• Be a high school graduate (12 month option only)
Many participants find casual employment. Australian options are plentiful ranging from: construction, catering, factory and office jobs. Salaries range from AU$12 to AU$25 per hour. However, if you have relevant experience and a bit of motivation, jobs can be found in just about any sector.
What does it cost?
12-Month Program: $499
4-Month Progam: $849 (includes visa fee)
Please note that these prices are are subject to currency fluctuations; ask your STA Travel Expert for up to the minute pricing.
Other costs to consider
4-month ‘416’ Visa fee AU$305 (included in program fee)
12-month ‘462’ Visa fee AU$270
Personal support funds AU$1,500 (4 months) / AU$5,000 (12 months)
Flights and travel insurance
All prices are subject to change without notice. Speak with an STA Travel Expert for a quote today by calling 800.781.4040, or submit your details for more information.