Posts Tagged ‘Australian Visas’

Visiting Lizard Island

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

Lizard Island is a stunning island paradise just off the north-east coast of Australia, promising soft sands, lush countryside,a diverse wildlife and water so clear you can see to the bottom – and it’s practically unspoiled by modern tourist fare, making it ideal for those looking for a little peace and tranquility. Whether you’re taking a day trip from the mainland or seeking a little luxury in the Great Barrier Reef, this is a fantastic destination. (more…)

Melbourne Fringe Festival taking place next month

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

The independent arts festival, Melbourne Fringe takes place from the 18th September to the 6th October, offering a range of different forms including comedy, music, circus and dance.

The events will take place in a myriad of different venues across the cities from tiny bars to high-profile locations. Full details of the line-up is expected to be revealed on the 7th August, but highlights from last year included an opera based on the re-enactment of the British colonisation of Australia, a performance of Sylvia Plath’s work, and a party celebrating 30 years independent art in Melbourne. (more…)

A Foodie’s Guide to a Holiday in Australia

Monday, August 5th, 2013

If a holiday for you means trying out as much food as you possibly can while in foreign territory, then check out this mini-guide to taking a foodie holiday in Australia. (more…)

Seven people are awarded Australia’s “best jobs”

Monday, July 15th, 2013

Tourism Australia has announced the winners of their competition to give people the “best jobs” in Australia. (more…)

What is a sports visa?

Monday, July 1st, 2013

 You may be considering travelling to Australia and in weighing up the options you will have seen that there are many different types of visas to apply for. So what exactly is a sports visa and are you qualified to get one? (more…)

Three Reasons Why Taking A Working Holiday is Beneficial to You

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

Taking a working holiday in another country is a relatively simple thing to do and it enables you to go and experience life in another country without having to save up too much money at first. It also means you can try out a profession that you’ve never considered before, plus you have the freedom to travel wherever you like throughout the country. Here are a few more reasons why working holidays are a great idea: (more…)

Why choose Visas4oz for your Australian Visa?

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

Applying for an Australian Visa for as little as £6.99 may seem too good to be true… fact is, it’s not! (more…)

Entering Australia on the correct Visa

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Make sure you enter Australia on the correct visa; otherwise you could end up spending a lot more than you intended! (more…)

Australia working holidays: Ideal for graduates

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

Not sure what you’d like to do after university or college? An Australian working holiday could be the ideal chance for you to think about your career whilst enjoying a holiday down under! (more…)

Driving in Australia – it’s easy!

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

It’s easy to drive in Australia – it’s just the same as driving at home; Aussie’s drive on the left, road signs are familiar and recognisable and the language is English! (more…)

WIN! Tickets to the Lions Tour 2013 in Melbourne, worth £45,000!

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

Sign up for the chance of winning tickets to the 2013 British & Irish Lions Tour in Melbourne, Australia. This is an exciting opportunity for you and 14 friends to travel with Lions Rugby Travel, the official travel company for The British and Irish Lions Tour in June 2013! Read on to find out more… (more…)

Apply for the Best Job in the World

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

Right now, there are six very special job positions available in various parts of Australia, all of which come with a six-month contract and an enticing package worth $100k. Known as the ‘Best Jobs in the World,’ you’d be silly not to apply for this amazing opportunity! (more…)

Looking for a change of scenery?

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Are you yearning for a spontaneous break away from the usual 9-5 job? Then consider working in Australia… it’s far more achievable than it sounds! (more…)

Australian Grand Prix Melbourne, March 2013

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

If you’re not attending the Australian Grand Prix this year then you sure are missing out; with five FIA Formula One World Champions on the grid, the Grand Prix promises to be an electrifying start to the year. (more…)

What will you need for your trip to Australia?

Monday, February 18th, 2013

If you’re planning a trip to Australia this year then you’ll need to jot down a list of everything you’ll need, including visa information, insurance, airport transfers and more. Fortunately for you, we’ve done all the hard work for you… (more…)

Studying in Australia, University information and more

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Thanks to its reputation for academic excellence, Australia is inundated with interest from prospective overseas students looking for further education. In fact, more than 600,000 international students choose to study in Australia every year. (more…)

Have you ever thought about working in Australia?

Monday, February 4th, 2013

In a recent survey by Working in Australia, 43% of Britons said that they would consider relocating in Australia. In fact, multiple studies have revealed that Australia is listed as a ‘Top 3’ destination for skilled workers, expats, students and migrants. But why, you may wonder? (more…)

Australia: the best country to live, work and play

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Australian financial duo David and Libby Koch explain why Australia is the envy of the world, financially and economically, and discuss why it really is the best country to live, work and play. (more…)

What kind of holiday are you searching for this year?

Friday, January 18th, 2013

If you’ve already decided that you’d love to visit Australia, but not so sure about where exactly, our handy guide may help you narrow down your decision. Below, we’ve listed Australia’s top destinations to suit the needs of every traveller. (more…)

Choose Australia for your 2013 family holiday

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Whether you’re planning a well-needed family holiday or a last-minute getaway with the kids, why not consider choosing Australia for your 2013 retreat? Covering a total area of 7.69 million square killometres, we’re sure you’ll find plenty to see and do down under – too much in fact! (more…)

Travelling to Melbourne? Here’s a cheap way to get around!

Monday, January 14th, 2013

If you’re planning on taking a trip to Melbourne this year then why not learn a bit more about Melbourne Bike Share? A new form of public transport, Melbourne Bike Share is ideal for short trips across the city. All you need to do is purchase a subscription that suits you, take a bike when you need it and return it to one of the 50 bike stations across the city! (more…)

Working Holiday Visa Fee Increase

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

From 1st January 2013, the Australian Government have increased visa fees by at least 20%. (more…)

Virgin Australia & Tourism Australia double marketing spend

Friday, December 21st, 2012

According to a report, Tourism Australia and Virgin Australia have made a commitment to double the amount they spend together on marketing activities to AUS$12 million over the next three financial years, in a bid to further support the growth of Australia’s inbound tourism market. (more…)

January 2013 Australia Events

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Kick-start your New Year like never before and watch some of Australia’s most specular events during January 2013.

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New Years Eve in Melbourne

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

You can expect huge celebrations on New Years Eve pretty much everywhere in the world, however, we bet you haven’t had a New Years Eve quite so spectacular as one spent down under; expect beautiful summer weather, great open air shows, parties, fireworks and more. (more…)

What’s Christmas like in Australia?

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

If you’re spending your Christmas down under or planning a last-minute trip just in time for the New Year then you might wander how different the festive season may be in comparison to your usual white Christmas. (more…)

CONCERN AS WORKING HOLIDAY VISA FEES SET TO RISE

Monday, November 26th, 2012

According to a report, “Australia’s tourism industry is fighting government plans to raise the cost of a working holiday visa by nearly 30 per cent.” (more…)

Working in Australia: Working Holiday Visa

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Do you wish to explore Australia but worried about how you’ll fund your travels? If you’re aged between 18 and 30 then you should consider applying for an Australia Working Holiday Visa; this way, you can live and travel anywhere in Oz for a whole year and do any job you like! (more…)

Top must-have travel apps for Australia

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Taking your smartphone on holiday with you? Then check out these essential apps to help your Australian journey run even more smoothly. Besides, Australia is a big place and the power of your smartphone can help you to discover a whole lot more down under! (more…)

Australian visa fees set to rise

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

It may be worth applying for your Australian visa before the year is out, seeing as the Australian government has announced plans to increase some Australian visa application charges by 20 per cent. The new charges are set to roll out 1st January next year. (more…)

What’s hot in Queensland?

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Escape from the dreary wet weather of Britain and snap up some sunshine in glorious Queensland, Australia! Bursting with endless fun for all the family and plenty to see and do, Queensland has lots to offer its visitors including koala encounters and the chance to explore the Great Barrier Reef. (more…)

Emirates and Tourism Australia’s joint marketing campaign

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

Visas4oz, a provider of low-cost Australian visas, has noted that Tourism Australia and Emirates are joining forces and have signed a global marketing agreement in order to “further boost visitation from key markets in Europe and New Zealand.”

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Your health and safety in Australia

Monday, October 1st, 2012

Despite Australia being an extremely safe holiday destination by international standards, thanks to its safe water and amazing medical facilities, it’s always good to play it safe and take necessary precautions! Visas4oz have listed a few hints and tips on how to prepare for your trip to Oz… (more…)

Qantas and Emirates Airlines join forces

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

“The world’s leading airline partnership” was formed last week between Emirates and Qantas, after Qantas CEO Alan Joyce and Emirates Airlines President Tim Clark announced they had signed a commercial agreement. The partnership will give customers a seamless international and Australian network in addition to world-class travel experiences. (more…)

What’s the difference between an ETA Tourist Visa and an E Visa?

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

The Australian ETA Tourist Visa is an electronic visa, which provides you with the authority to enter Australia, allowing you to stay in Australia for up to three months within a 12-month period. Visas4oz are authorized to issue Australian visas and we charge just £6.99. (more…)

Working holiday visa for Australia: The benefits of applying with us

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

If you plan on staying in Australia for up to 12 months and would like to engage in incidental employment to supplement your stay then you’ll need a working holiday visa. This Australian visa is designed to provide people aged between 18 and 30 to holiday in Australia the chance to work. Although there are a few checks and conditions for eligibility for a working holiday visa, the application process is so simple! What’s more, there are multiple benefits if you apply for a working holiday visa for Australia through Visas4oz. (more…)

Top tips for travelling to Australia

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

Prepare for your trip down under with Visas4oz’s practical tips. After you’ve prepared and you’ve got all of your important documents together, you’re good to go!

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