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When 88 days turns into 4 years, Kelly Friel is an Irish backpacker who became the Manager of the Daly Waters Hotel

Posted on: July 10th, 2018 by Chris Harrison No Comments

The iconic Daly Waters Pub is in the centre of a one million acre cattle station in the Northern Territory and the nearest town is a six-pack of beer … [...] read more...

Lure of the Outback for adventure and opportunity leads to living in the middle of the desert

Posted on: July 5th, 2018 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

Moving to one of the most remote communities in Australia might not be for everyone, but it provides special opportunities for those who do. For some, the lure of camaraderie, a [...] read more...

BYTE THREE: 88 Days, personal experiences, successes and peer to peer advice

Posted on: July 5th, 2018 by Samantha Melamed No Comments

Backpackers continue to come forward with stories of exploitation and misadventure, their reports also flood social media groups and overseas news sites. But is the mainstream media responsible for magnifying [...] read more...

LYTE BYTE: Which holiday habit is losing Australia $280 million a week?

Posted on: June 26th, 2018 by News Media No Comments

Most Aussies formulate escape plans at their work desks, a new survey has found. Finder(dot)com(dot)au surveyed more than 2000 Australians and discovered that the typical employee spends an average of [...] read more...

BYTE TWO: 88 Days lets find some solutions

Posted on: June 25th, 2018 by Samantha Melamed 1 Comment

The mainstream media has recently cast negative attention on the 88 day visa program, in which working holiday visa holders and work and holiday visa holders are required to complete [...] read more...