Youth mobility scheme after Brexit won’t fill gaps left by end to free movement

SPECIAL FEATURE: Young Australians on Britain’s Youth Mobility Scheme are the ideal migrant for both the state and employers alike as they take on precarious but skilled jobs in the UK labour market, without the electoral costs of permanent migration.

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Ellie Poussot: From French fashion to Aussie film and back

INTERVIEW: A young French haute couture fashion designer who went to Australia for a working holiday, El returned to Europe with an Aussie passport and a burgeoning acting career.

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Top tips for moving abroad for a year

Moving abroad can be challenging, especially if you have to juggle maintaining your home base for when you are ready to return, in addition to setting up your new life in a new place. But that does not mean that you can’t enjoy every minute of the experience.

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Australian ‘backpacker tax’ agreed at 15%

Treasurer Scott Morrison says so-called ‘backpacker tax’ negotiations will be finalised “this week”.

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New to London? Here are some top tips to get you started

So you are coming to live in London. How do you find a place to live, find a job, get a UK mobile phone, open a bank account, register with a doctor and make new friends?

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UK wants more Australian and New Zealand youths

There’s good news for prospective travellers from Australia and New Zealand, as the UK has raised the annual visa allocation for both countries under their Youth Mobility Scheme.

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Aussies and Kiwis working in the UK bouncing back

The number of Australians and New Zealanders finding work in the UK has increased by almost 10% over the past year and nearly 50% since 2011.

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Growing up from the grown-up gap year

HONEYMOONING NOMAD | The working holiday was just that; a holiday. Now it’s time to get serious about life.

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Under31; Working Holiday jobs for Aussies and Kiwis

Affording to travel on your working holiday is a tough gig. You need a job that pays well and understands you are here to travel, not just work. Under31 gives you the freedom to choose a flexible working holiday job so you can afford to travel on your working holiday,

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Australia and Uruguay enter join working holiday visa arrangement

A joint Working Holiday Maker visa programme between Australia and Uruguay began on 1 April. Uruguay joins countries such as the UK, South Korea, Germany and France with which Australia has working holiday visa arrangements.

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