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An exciting, all-encompassing way to visit three of the most popular backpacker destinations. Witness the beauty of the exquisite Erawan waterfalls in Thailand, learn to scuba dive in the awe-inspiring Great Barrier Reef in Australia and travel through New Zealand's epic landscapes.
This programme combines volunteer work in Thailand, a work and travel programme in Australia and a working holiday in New Zealand! The ideal opportunity to immerse yourself in local culture and work your way around the world on your year out. And remember, this itinerary is totally flexible so feel free to mix and match our trips to suit you .
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Stop 1 - Thailand (Up to 8 weeks)
Stop 2 - Australia (Up to 12 months )
Stop 3 - New Zealand (Up to 12 Months)
The Kingdom of Thailand, is located in the heart of Southeast Asia and shares borders with Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia and Myanmar. It is an area of outstanding natural beauty, also well known for its appetising food and the people renowned for their friendly manner.
Thailand Experience – 4 weeks
Learn about Thai culture, food and people on this unforgettable introduction to Thailand. Enjoy temples, markets, cooking lessons and tours and take part in a variety of volunteer projects or enjoy trekking in the hills of Sangkhlaburi. Spend your last week relaxing on the beautiful island of Koh Pha Ngan
Community and Elephants Volunteering - 2 weeks
Work and live within the local community, play a hands-on role in the care of Thai elephants and help to ensure their survival by preserving their habitat!
If you don't fancy any of these Thailand suggestions take a look at our other trips.
Australia attracts many visitors each year due to its broad range of things to see and do. The varying landscape offers many beautiful attractions and fantastic activities, from surfing and white water rafting to trekking and skiing. Australia is a huge country size wise, and therefore offers a diverse population and landscape, creating a perfect environment for travelling and working.
Australia Paid Work – plus working holiday visa
Earn as you travel on a hassle free gap year, live the surfer dream, work your way along the coast or head to the outback for the outdoor travel experience!
Set off on your own bus pass voyage through the best of Australia, explore the gold coast, spot koalas, kangaroos and sail around the Whitsunday Islands!
Plumb the depths of the Great Barrier Reef, experience life on the open seas and gain an internationally recognised scuba diving qualification!
New Zealand is extremely popular in terms of tourism, especially with backpackers due to its diverse range of geographical features, extreme sports and cosmopolitan cities. It is one of the most recently populated major landmasses, settled by the Maori’s in the year 1000. The Maori language native to New Zealand is named Aotearoa, Land of the Long White Cloud.
Do more with your gap year as you earn your way around this beautiful and fascinating country, live and work with the Kiwis and gain useful work experience!
Make your way through New Zealand’s epic landscapes; from glaciers and snow-capped mountains to the wild depths of the jungle map out your own journey of a lifetime!
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Minimum 18 years, maximum decided on potential participants health
You will be staying in a variety of accommodation where it is included during your trip. These will range from hostels and guesthouses to hotels and beach resorts.
Depending on your choice of countries and experiences, some meals may be included but it will vary from place to place and project to project. Please refer to specific programme information to find out what’s included.
Throughout your programmes you will have the support and guidance of the programme co-ordinator and team. You will be provided with competent assistance and help with any questions or advice you may need during your stay.
You will be assigned a personal travel advisor who will co-ordinate your programme with you. Feel free to contact them at any time before you go, or when you are on your travels.
In addition, you will have access to a 24 hour emergency contact number so you can contact one of our UK staff at any time should you need to.
This trip requires a Police Check to be carried out - please contact us for further information on how to do this.