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
20 weeks or longer from £6,3996399
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!
3 days from £429429
Spend 3 days diving in the Great Barrier Reef!
Live on board a gorgeous cruise vessel and explore exclusive dive spots in the Outer Great Barrier Reef. See breathtaking underwater architecture and vibrant marine life with up to 11 dives in this spectacular location. Includes two enchanting night dives!
6 days from £339339
Self drive 4x4 camping adventure
Get behind the wheel on this fantastic 4-wheel tag along trip discovering the sights of Fraser Island and Rainbow Beach! Meet exciting like-minded travellers and have an awesome adventure on perfect Fraser Island.
30 days from £2,5492549
A 30-day tour of the exciting East Coast & awesome Aussie Outback!
See the best of Australia as you discover the delights of the East Coast and then head into the Aussie outback on this amazing 30-day adventure tour Down Under!
5 days from £429429
Learn to surf in one of Australia’s best surfing spots!
Enjoy a 5-day surf adventure Down Under! Stay at Surf Camp, ride the waves with surfing lessons and hang out on Gerroa beach on this epic Aussie surf experience.
23 days or longer from £2,0292029
Learn to be a professional sailor
Gain NSCV Commercial Crew Course qualifications! Spend 3 weeks on the water and train to become a skilled and uniformed member of the yacht crew!
1,2 or 3 months from £1,9691969
Surf's up on this awesome instructor course!
Seek out sun, sea and surf Down Under as you discover the ultimate surfer's paradise in amazing Australia on this three month surf instructor course.
Up to 12 months or longer from £4,2994299
Our most popular round-the-world trip – in reverse!
Head west across the globe and explore 5 fantastic countries. See the USA, New Zealand, Fiji, Australia and Thailand in one perfect round-the-world package!
Up to 12 months from £329329
Age 18-30? Get a 12 month work & travel visa!
Aged 18-30? Want to travel to Australia and find paid work abroad? Get your Australian Working Holiday Visa here and get set up for 12 months of Australian adventures!