Live, Work & Travel in Australia
TNT - These guys provide an excellent free weekly magazine for Australians in London and another for visitors to Oz. Their Independent Traveller's Guide to Australia, New Zealand and Fiji is available to read online.
Perisher - A dedicated job site for the Perisher Valley, a ski resort in the Snowy Mountains of New South Wales that employs 1200 seasonal staff each year. Employment generally starts in June and finishes late September with a selection of staff starting earlier and finishing later.
Employment in Australia
Employers, Agencies & Placement Services
Abracadabra Childcare Services - A Sydney nanny agency that places girls from the UK.
Access Nursing - An Australian nursing agency.
Adecco - Staff Agency that dealt with recruitment for the Sydney Olympics.
Adelaide Staffing Agency - Nursing agency. Volunteer work also available.
Affinity Nursing Recruitment - A specialist nursing agency which places nursing staff throughout Australia.
Airtasker - Backpackers may be able to use this community marketplace site to earn extra money while travelling in Australia. Users of the site turn their skills and talents to complete flexible jobs such as handyman, cleaning, assembly, plumbing, carpentry, electrician, office admin and photography. The average earn for each task is around $50.
Allied Medistaff Nursing Service - Nursing agency.
Ambition - Temp and contract accountancy work.
Au Pair To You - A service for au pairs hoping to work in Australia.
Belmore Nurses Bureau - Nursing agency that provides nurses and nursing aides with agency shifts in public and private hospitals across all of Melbourne and regional Victoria.
Cairns Nursing Agency - Nursing agency..
Challenge Consulting - Specialise in providing temporary, permanent and contract positions within the Sydney, Australia market. Challenge Consulting also have a very heavy focus on helping travellers looking for work.
ChoiceOne - Agency looking for people in HR, trades, business professionals and nurses..
CQ Nurse - Nursing agency.
Drake Medox - Nursing agency.
Durty Nelly's - A boutique Irish pub in Sydney. Australian and Irish nationals employed as bar staff, catering and cleaning.
Family Match - An online service that matches au pairs and nannies with families in Australia.
Highschool Australia - Offers a work and travel programme specialising in preparing and placing working holiday visa holder in jobs in rural areas and outback Australia. Their training farm works closely with over 1,800 farm businesses across Australia that are looking for suitably experienced young people for both short and longer term farm work.
Hollywood Private Hospital - Nursing staff often sought by this Australian hospital.
HV McNab and Son - Request the assistance of backpackers to bring in the crops in Ardmona, near Shepparton. Application is available online.
Infinity - Gold coast theme park. Includes employment information.
Just Cuts - Qualified hairdressers are wanted to work in 140 salons in Australia and New Zealand.
Klinsman Reynolds Consulting - Employ temp secretaries, receptionists, data entry and WP operators.
HCA Healthcare Australia - Numerous nursing brands matching healthcare professionals with temporary positions.
Hospitality Professionals - A hospitality recruitment agency providing permanent and temporary staffing solutions.