Archive for the ‘visa’ Category

What is Australia Inc? The new message to WHM from TA

Posted on: April 22nd, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

WHAT IS AUSTRALIA INC.? ( Tourism Australia’s message to potential Working Holiday Makers). Australian Inc. of course is not a real company but rather a conduit to the (already existing) jobs and experiences offered [...] read more...

Bring out the baklava, here come the Greeks

Posted on: March 27th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Young Australians will more easily be able to holiday, work and study in Greece with reciprocal Work and Holiday arrangements set to commence on 1 July 2019. Five hundred places [...] read more...

Regional visa program extended, but farmers unimpressed

Posted on: March 21st, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

An attempt to address worker shortages in agriculture has been dismissed by farmers as “meaningless”. Key points: 18 new occupations announced as eligible for skilled worker visas in regional AustraliaOccupations [...] read more...

Tourism Australia’s latest WHM campaign in Europe

Posted on: March 19th, 2019 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

In Brisbane last Thursday 14 March at the Destination Australia conference Tourism Australia (TA) launched Australia Inc, positioning Australia as the world’s most desirable WHM destination: offering countless work opportunities in [...] read more...

Working holiday visa changes: Eligible age increases to 35 for some countries

Posted on: February 17th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

An undisclosed number of countries are negotiating with the Australian government on the possibility of increasing the eligible age limit for working holiday visas, after it was announced that a similar [...] read more...