Free Camping In Australia; home is where you park it.

  You have come to Australia and bought a Campervan, but where do you park it for the night? You’re on a budget and all your money goes on fuel, food and alcohol (not necessarily in that order. Lol). Caravan Parks can be expensive, Backpacker…

Girl in camper van

Car Hire Comparison Australia – to buy or hire?

Hippie Campers, Ace Rental, Spaceships, Wicked Camper, Travelers Autobarn and many other car hire companies specialise in cheap Backpacker cars, vans and station wagons. Most come equipped with all the necessary camping equipment, cooking gear and other stuff that you may need on your epic…

VW Kombi

Buying a used car what every Backpacker should know- tips on buying a used car.

You have just landed in Australia ready to explore this wide brown country. You have been dreaming of doing a Road Trip in a beat up old VW Kombi van, but unless you have a lazy 20 or 30 thousand dollars lying around you will…

Working holiday Australia website

Working holiday visa Australia – how to apply for a working holiday visa.

You want to work in Australia but don’t know where to start? This article aims to assist you with applying for a Working Holiday visa 417 or Work and Holiday visa 462 for Australia. If you are between 18 and 30 years old you can apply for…

Camping by the beach, free camping

Working Hostel, Camping or On Farm Accomodation? – what is your best option?

Work, eat, sleep, such is the life of the fruit picker. Where to work, eat, and sleep are major decisions that can greatly affect how much money you can save at the end of the day. There are many factors that influence what choice is…

Working while travelling around Australia – earn money fruit picking.

So you want to work your way around Australia? Picking fruit can be a great way to work your way around the country while earning money and getting to know locals who just might share some of the best ‘secret’ swimming holes or free camping…