Oyster Worldwide provides either city work or farm work options for you when you decide on Australia for a year abroad!
These programs are suitable for participants from between 18-30 – so pre-university, career break, or taking the last opportunity to work and travel before turning 31. No matter what age you are, they’ll be others in Australia doing the same thing.
This programme is for the adventurous! Take part in an amazing introductory course which is designed to give you an overview of many aspects of farm life. The aim of the training week is not to teach you everything that you need to know about farming, but expose you to a range of key work activities that you may encounter at your employment. You’ll also have a lot of fun!
Enjoy a fantastic few days at the beach, farm work introduction, a paid job, and all of your paperwork and travel arrangements organised.
Job include mustering cattle on motorbikes and horses, horse stud work, sheep stations, crop farming, mechanical skills work, trade work, gardening, domestic and rural childcare.
Make instant friends when you arrive in Sydney and hit the ground running, this fantastic one week orientation will get you set up for working in Australia. Our team will help you set up bank accounts, sim cards, tax file numbers and medicare cards. You will be given advice on your resume and how to conduct an interview, and there is job support for the full 12 months of your working holiday visa.
The initial week is full of fun activities including a day trip to the famous Blue Mountains and an awesome two day surf camp! This will be interspersed with a mixture of presentations and job finding help. The work available to you includes admin roles, in retail, bars and restaurants, cafes and construction and much more. You can also swap to another city or rural location, or just spend the money you earn on travel! All jobs pay the Australian minimum wage or higher.