The seasons can affect the timing of your travel plans. This section will cover some of the more fundamental aspects of Australia's geography and other helpful tips for travelling.
There is quite a lot of preparation you can do to maximise your chances of getting work when you need it. Work can be easy to find as long as you know where to look and take every opportunity you get.
Learn how to set up an Australian Bank Account and transferring your money to Australia, see how to create a financial contingency plan for emergency situations and find some helpful tips on budgeting.
Thinking about backpacking around Australia? Australia is an amazing place to explore and is ram packed with incredible experiences for backpackers from all over them world.
When you're backpacking in Australia for the first time, it can seem a little bit daunting when there is so much to plan.
But with the help of the Ozultra travel library you can make your trip fun and hassle free by educating yourself about what to expect from a backpacking trip to Australia and learning how to get everything in order before you go.
On the OzUltra backpacking Australia site, you can find lots of helpful tips and backpacking secrets about all the major aspects of backpacking around Australia and give yourself a real head start when you're planning your trip.
So take a look around the site and see what hidden gems you can find! There are lots of backpacker tips for visas, managing money, driving in Australia, finding work, packing for your trip, budgeting for day-to-day living in Australia and tons of other useful stuff.
Best of luck to each and very one of you and enjoy your adventures!!
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Driving in Australia will easily provide you with the most freedom to explore.
Having your own vehicle you can go anywhere, at any time without the hassle of public transport.
Learn everything you will ever need to know about driving around Australia including, licenses, R.W.C's, Registration, Insurance and lots lots more.
Before you go, it's going to be helpful to understand the types of documents you might need for backpacking around Australia. Learn which documents you will need and how to keep them safe.
It's always a good idea to know as many ways of contacting people as possible when you're on your travels. Learn the best ways of keeping in contact while backpacking around Australia.
There's more to getting around then just travelling from A to B. Australia is a huge country and the way you get around becomes a part of the experience while you explore Australia.