News in Australia

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Visa fees refund for students and backpackers

Australia reopened its borders on December 15, 2021 to a number of visas, including Working Holiday and student visas, which make up for the...
Coronavirus COVID-19

COVID-19 Australia: Travel Info | Work & Travel (July 2022)

Faced with this global virus, governments took unprecedented measures to limit the coronavirus spread. We tell you more about the current COVID-19 situation in...
borders opening in Australia

Australia International borders: Current Situation (September 2022)

In December 2021 a first step towards the reopening of the Australian borders had been taken. Indeed foreigners holding one of the 28 visas...

COVID-19 Visa (subclass 408) and measures for WHV makers in Australia

The current COVID-19 situation in Australia also affects most backpackers. Some have decided to return to their country and others have chosen to stay...