Looking to backpack through your gap year? Made up of Australia, New Zealand and New Guinea, this continent has much to offer the young traveler. In Australia, visit the outback, Great Barrier Reef and world-famous Sydney Harbor, home to the Opera House and Harbor Bridge. In New Zealand, take your pick of the national parks, glaciers, lakes and extreme sports.

BUNAC Programmes in Australasia

Work & Travel in New Zealand

Working in New Zealand is a fantastic way to experience everything this magnificent country has to offer. Choose from our three Work New Zealand packages that are tailored to your travel needs. We also offer an IEP visa package, exclusive to BUNAC, for those who have already had a working holiday visa before.

Price from £155 View Programme

Work & Travel Australia

Working in Australia is the best way for you to experience the real culture of this vast country. Whether you're a fully independent traveller or need a little a little help along the way, we have a choice of four packages to suit your needs. Our team of Work Australia experts will help you with everything from getting a visa to finding a job. Start your new Aussie adventure today!

Price from £155 View Programme

Volunteer Australia

Take a different route around Australia and share your love for conservation by taking a volunteer experience Down Under. From the sunshine state of Western Australia to the driest state in the south, explore Oz whatever way you like and do something meaningful in the process.

Price from £215 View Programme

Volunteer New Zealand

Join this exciting volunteering experience whilst ticking this country off your bucket list! With a range of projects to get your teeth into throughout your stay and wherever your interests lie, you can be sure you will be making a positive impact and making great friends along the way.

Price from £215 View Programme

Professional Internship New Zealand

Calling all students and graduates...We know how hard it can be to make your CV stand out to potential employers, which is why we’ve been working hard to make it easier for you! This year you could find yourself pairing an incredible overseas experience with an amazing career building opportunity in New Zealand!

Price from £750 View Programme

Professional Internship Australia

As a graduate we know how important it is to make your CV stand out, so what better way to do that than with international industry experience? With opportunities ranging from marketing and events to engineering and architecture you can be sure to find the opportunity for you Down Under this year.

Price from £750 View Programme

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My Experience on Work Australia

Work Australia participant Claire tells us about her experience on our Work Australia programme.

Work Australia Reviews

BUNAC Work Australia participant blogs

Meet the BUNAC Team - Rachel

Meet Rachel she used to work for BUNAC as a Regional Marketing Coordinator. Now she works in the Partnerships team at TripAdvisor.