Where better to go walkabout than Australia, the original gap year destination? Australia is full of gap travel adventures; learn to surf, dive or sail, camp under the stars, see weird and wonderful wildlife or get a job and live the urban Aussie dream in style. It's like a home-from-home but with sunshine, seriously stunning landscapes and adrenalin activities galore, perfect for first time travellers. With some of the best beaches in the world, cute koalas and jumping joeys, amazing nightlife, action-packed adventures with the chance to meet other like-minded young professional and student travellers. A trip to Australia, be it a for a couple of weeks or several months, really is the ultimate gap year experience!Australia Key Facts
Up to 12 months from £2,6992699
Paid work + fun tours in Australia & New Zealand
Aged 18-30? Combine our Absolute Oz paid work package in Australia with an awesome 14-day tour along the stunning Aussie East Coast. Add in a 18-day tour in New Zealand to max out the fun!
3 days from £309309
Explore the beautiful Whitsundays Islands
Discover the dreamy Whitsunday Islands on a spectacular 2-night liveaboard cruise!
Up to 12 months from £429429
A unique way to explore Australia’s incredible East Coast!
Have a unique travel experience on Australia’s East Coast with these awesome travel passes, valid for 12 months. Have adventures off the beaten track and book with an easy-to-use app!
7 days from £649649
Earn your PADI open water certificate
Spend 7 days in beautiful Cairns and earn your PADI Open Water certification in the incredible waters of the Great Barrier Reef!
Up to 12 months from £1,6391639
Paid work + flexible travel in Australia and New Zealand
Aged 18-30? This trip combines our Absolute Oz Jobs paid work programme in Australia with fantastic flexible travel passes in Australia and New Zealand! You could earn between £10 to £15 an hour, and then spend that cash exploring these beautiful countries - Perfect!
11 weeks from £4,8894889
An awesome mini adventure around-the-world!
Pack your bags and take yourself to Thailand, Bali, Australia AND New Zealand - all on one incredible life-changing Mini Global 360 trip! You’ll discover ancient temples, go diving with tropical fish, visit iconic landmarks and have an unforgettable time!
Up to 12 months from £1,9291929
Hop on and off around Australia, New Zealand and Fiji!
Our Oz, Kiwi & Fiji Explorer combines flexible travel passes in Australia and New Zealand with an amazing 8 day tour in Fiji!
19 weeks or longer from £9,999 £10,2799999
An epic round-the-world adventure of a lifetime!
Cross more places off your bucket list and do some in-depth travelling to Thailand, Bali, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and the USA - all on one breathtaking Round the World trip! Uncover hidden gems, glorious beaches, great landmarks and take yourself on a once in a lifetime trip!
3 days from £279279
Explore the beating heart of authentic Australia
Discover the Aussie wilderness on this epic three-day tour into the Red Centre. Be awed by Uluru, camp under the stars and delve into the outback on this awesome Aussie adventure!
20 weeks or longer from £6,3396339
Become the ultimate explorer!
Travel the whole world with this incredible package trip! Tick off South Africa, Thailand, Singapore, Bali, Australia, New Zealand, USA, and Brazil - you’ll have seen and done it all!