Backpacker Stats: June 2019 Update

How many backpackers are there currently in Australia? According to the Home Affairs department Visitor Visa Program Report June 2019 update, there were 135,263 Working Holiday Makers in Australia. This is a combination of the Working Holiday Visa (sublass 417)…Read more
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UPDATE: Backpacker Tax Appeal

UPDATE: 27th November 2019 The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has appealed against a federal court ruling that Australia’s backpacker tax is discriminatory. “Working holiday makers who may potentially be entitled to a refund are encouraged to wait until the appeal…Read more
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Award Winning Backpacker Services

Looking for the best hostels, tours and nights-out? Here’s a low down on the 2019 award winning options for backpackers in Australia. Here’s the winners and runners-up from the Adventure Tourism Awards 2019. Best Backpacker Night-out in Australia Winner: The…Read more
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