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I have been backpacking through Australia for almost two years. I have enough knowledge to write a book about it. I am sharing everything I know on Travelgott, so other travelers can make the best experience Down Under. Let me know if I forgot anything. And don't pay an expensive organization to do this trip of a life-time, instead just read and ask here. Happy to help out!
Never run our of mobile data in Australia

The Best Pre-Paid Mobile Offers in Australia [INSIDER-TIP]

One of the first things you want to do when you arrived in Australia, is to get an Australian phone number. It's difficult to find the best option among all the providers. But don't...
Bank with National Australia Bank (NAB)

What is the Best Australian Bank Account for Backpackers? NAB!

If you go to Australia on a Working Holiday you have to open a bank account in order to receive money. By having a bank account in Australia you also cut down fees of...
Sleep for free in your car

Sydney: Best Free Camping Spots to Sleep in Your Car

This is the backpacker's daily nightmare if you are traveling by car. You arrive in Sydney and you don't know where to stay overnight, where you can go for a shower or if the...
Dream beaches in Cape Tribulation

You have to see these places around Cairns

Cairns has more to offer than the Great Barrier Reef. If you have a car available, it is easy to explore the rainforest in small towns in the area. If you would like to...
Speeding tickets and parking fines in Australia

Traffic Fines, Parking and Speeding Tickets in Australia – To Pay or Not to...

The fines for traffic violations and speeding tickets are very high in Australia, and they quickly amount to hundreds of dollars. This is why under backpackers the question arises again and again, which consequences...
Could the agricultural industry of Australia survive without backpackers?

How Important is the Working Holiday Program for Australia really?

How many Working Holiday Visas does Australia issue every year? How important is the Work and Travel Program for the Australian economy? And how many billions of dollars do backpackers spend in Australia? After the Australian government has...
Find your best return flight from Australia

Return Flights from Australia: Insider-Tips from Experienced Travellers

We have dealt extensively about what is the best way to book a flight out of Australia. Especially on long journeys with open end, the return flight is a complicated issue. Usually you have no idea...
When are flights to Australia particularly cheap?

When is the Best Time to Book Cheap Flights to Australia?

When do you find the cheapest flights to Australia? How far in advance should I book to get the cheapest flights to Down Under? And on which day are flights to Australia particularly cheap? These questions...
Book cheap flights to Australia

How to Find and Book Cheap Flights to Australia

Cheap flights to Australia are very rare. This is why you should invest some time in the search for flights. If you book your trip via a travel agency, which offers Working Holiday programs,...
Suggestions of books to be read on an Australian trip

Must-Read Books for an Australian Trip – Perfect as a Gift

Are you planning your Australian adventure or do you know someone who is traveling to Australia soon? We have picked the best books about Australia, which are entertaining and ideal as a travel preparation...
Signs of the worst coral bleaching ever at the Great Barrier Reef was seen already in Marchvideo

Worst Coral Death ever at the Great Barrier Reef

Bad news for future backpackers in Australia: Australian scientists have found this year the worst coral death ever recorded on the Great Barrier Reef. In the northern area of the Great Barrier Reef, two-thirds of the...
X-Ray of Chest for the Health Examination Working Holiday Visa Australia

Everything about the Health Examination for the Working Holiday Visa Australia

A health examination is only required for the Working Holiday Visa in rare exceptions. For example, if you want to work in a hospital, or with children (for instance at a school), or if there are...
Second Year Working Holiday Visa for Australia

All you Need to Know about the 2nd Year Working Holiday Visa Australia

You may receive the 2nd year Working Holiday Visa for Australia under certain conditions. Working holiday makers who have performed a certain job, for at least 3 months (88 days) and in a qualified...
How to apply for the Working Holiday Visa Australia - Step 1

How to Apply for the Working Holiday Visa for Australia

The application for the Australian Working Holiday Visa is super easy to do with this guide and the screenshots below. Travel agencies often try to convince potential customers to buy one of their packages,...
Passport for the Working Holiday Visa for Australia

All Requirements to Obtain the Australian Working Holiday Visa

The Working Holiday Visa for Australia entitles you to live and work temporarily in Australia. The visa is valid for one year from the date of entry, but you can extended it under certain circumstances...
The complete do-it-yourself Working Holiday Guide Australia

11 Reasons to Organize your Working Holiday in Australia Yourself

Online forums are full of questions: Should you organize the Working Holiday in Australia yourself? Or should you hire a travel agency that organizes the trip for you? How to apply for the Working Holiday...