If you and your friends are considering going on a clubbing holiday but haven't yet left home, it's more than likely that you'll need to run the idea past your parents in order to receive permission, money, or both. Unfortunately, it can often be a tough sell. Parents will naturally worry about letting you go off by yourself, and they do have a right to be concerned. That's why you need to take the four steps listed below in order to make the proposition sound as reasonable, safe, and thought-out as possible.
Ready for your big year in Australia? If you're under 30 years old, and are from one of the 27 eligible countries, then what's stopping you from coming down under for a working holiday? The requirements for spending a year working and travelling in Australia are in fact, quite minimal. It's called a Working Holiday (417) visa, and so long as you can show that you meet the minimum health requirements, have enough money to support yourself until you find work, and have a plane ticket home, then you really don't need much else.