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  1. Visas and immigration
    The number of young people eligible to take a working holiday in Australia has been extended to various new countries and other relations expanded. The number of working holiday visas for Chilean nationals, allowing young people aged between 18 and 30 can stay for up to 12 months and take short...
  2. Jobs and work
    British people who want to spend time working and travelling in Australia are being encouraged to do so by a new multi-million pound tourism campaign. British celebrity Lucy Watson, who has over a million followers on Instagram, is heading up Tourism Australia's latest global campaign targeting...
  3. Visas and immigration
    Two new visa initiatives are being introduced that will enhance tourism, youth mobility and business links between Australia and Singapore. The new visa arrangements have been developed as part of the Australia-Singapore Comprehensive Strategic Partnership and the two countries have agreed to...
  4. Visas and immigration
    The Australian government has confirmed that it will set up a dedicated taskforce to investigate recent allegations of fraud connected with the working holiday visa programme. According to Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection Michaelia Cash, the taskforce will be part of...
  5. Visas and immigration
    Australia's work and holiday visa programme has been extended further, with Israel becoming the latest country to sign an agreement. This means that young people from Israel and Australia will be able to apply for working holiday visas, which entitles them to take an extended holiday in each...
  6. Education
    The global footprint of Australia's working holiday programme has expanded again, with the signing of a reciprocal work and holiday visa arrangement between Australia and Portugal. Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, Michaelia Cash, said it means that young people from...
  7. Visas and immigration
    Spain is the latest country to sign a reciprocal work and holiday visa arrangement with Australia aimed at young people from both countries. The work and holiday visa programme aims to provide a unique opportunity for young people to experience the vibrancy of each other's culture. The...
  8. Visas and immigration
    Newcomers recently arrived in Australia and young people with working holiday visas who might want to extend their stay can attend a series of events aimed at helping them settle and stay in the country. The events are organised by the Working Abroad Newcomers Network (WANN), which has offices...
  9. Visas and immigration
    A major inquiry is being launched into pay and conditions for young people in Australia on working holiday visas. The inquiry by the Fair Work Ombudsman comes after it was found that large percentages of young workers are being exploited, including not being paid the minimum wage. The Fair...
  10. Visas and immigration
    Greece is expected to be added to the Working Holiday visa programme where young people can travel in Australia and work for a certain amount of time to support themselves. Discussion over holiday working visas for young Greek people are to take place amid concerns that there could be a flood...
  11. Jobs and work
    Feeling the economic pinch, a large number of young British gals and lads are trooping down under on an Australian Working Holiday Visa binge. The crunching recession in the UK has forced more than 200,000 students to forego university study this year and as new graduates are equally having a...
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