The Work & Holiday Package


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The ultimate stepping stone for gap-year takers and working holidaymakers when they arrive in Australia, the Work & Holiday Package is here! Let us help you get settled in, find a job, figure out the nitty-gritty and see the very best of Sydney in your first few days so you can focus on the natural wonders and dazzling cityscapes of East Coast Sydney! Perfect for non-English speakers looking for an easy, stress-free way to get set up in Australia.

Check out the unmissable Sydney Harbour Bridge, Opera House, Darling Harbour and Bondi Beach as well as quieter hidden gems such as Coogee Beach, Chinatown and Darling Island with a local guide. Mosey through Sydney’s busiest markets, relax on Bondi Beach and embark on a scenic coastal walk with this comprehensive, stress-free and flexible Syndey adventure!  

Take advantage of personalised travel advice, a 12-month membership with Backpacker Jobs, airport transfers, fantastic accommodation and free breakfasts as you focus on settling in and planning your East Coast adventure! Balancing three days of guided adventures with the perfect amount of downtime in your Central Sydney accommodation, this flexible yet exciting package is an awesome way to start your Aussie East Coast working holiday!

  • Embark on guided tours and visit dazzling bays, city icons, hidden gems and more! 
  • Wander through Darling Harbour, Bondi Beach, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Opera House and Fish Markets.
  • Fully-inclusive accommodation package with free breakfast, personalised work and travel and a social atmosphere. 
  • Perfect for travellers and non-English speakers on a working holiday visa looking to get their feet in Australia and explore Sydney.

Your Sample Itinerary

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Flexible Adventures & Awesome Travel Support

One of the best things about the Work & Holiday is that your days are totally up to you! With total flexibility to pick and choose, select either 4, 5 or 7 nights of accommodation at your Central Sydney hostel and let the perks, sights and friends! This package includes access to guided tours taking place every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, that you can attend at your own leisure.

You will also receive personalised travel advice from our Aussie experts whenever you need help with our 24/7 support line. We've got you covered in everything, from getting a sim card to planning your time in Australia to managing your finances and figuring out where to complete your 88 hours! You will also receive a 12-month membership to Backpacker Jobs, an exclusive, top job-finding platform, with handy tips for those applying for work! Do as much or as little as you like in the fun, social and inclusive hostel environment, while you take advantage of the wholistic backpacker support services on offer!


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Trip Upgrade

  • Upgrade to a private room 

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Guided Tour 1

City Bays & Fish Market Tour

Meet at 10:45 am in the reception of your hostel and embark on a tour of Sydney’s natural gems. You're in for an array of sparkling harbours and fantastic fresh local food! Your tour is guided by a knowledgeable local who will take you to Darling Harbour, Darling Square, the Maritime Museum, Star Casino and Pyrmont Bay! Next up is a trip to Darling Island, where you will stop at Pirrama Park for the breathtaking views of Barangaroo, the Harbour and Anzac Bridge. Continue along Pyrmont’s walking tracks before a lunch stop at the world-class Sydney Fish Markets, before moseying home through the streets of Ultimo with a few stops in a couple of quirky pubs and cafes! Return to the hostel by 4 pm.


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Guided Tour 2

Coogee to Bondi Coastal Beach Walk

Sydney beaches... here we come! Meet at your hostel reception at 10:45 am and let your guide show you inner-city public transport as you hop on a bus from Central Station to Coogee Beach. Head off on a stunning coastal walk adorned with coastal plants, and walk along Sydney's best beaches including Coogee, Gordon’s Bay, Clovelly, Bronte, Tamarama and Bondi Beach. Stop for salty swims along the way and take in the spectacular beach views! Fuel up at Salty’s Bar in Bondi Beach for a $15 Lunch Special before returning to the hostel at 4:30 pm. Or stay and tick off the many things to do in Bondi before making your own way back to your hostel.


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Guided Tour 3

Sydney City Orientation Tour

From the Opera House to Hyde Park, tick off the most iconic Sydney destinations every traveller must see at least once! Meet up at your hostel reception at 10:45 am and depart en route for some seriously impressive icons, architecture and harbour vistas. Frequent Hyde Park, Sydney Westfield tower, Circular Quay, Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge... and don't forget the camera! Next up is Australia Square for a delicious feed. Then, continue through the central Pitt Street Mall, Darling Harbour and the bustling Chinatown, before returning to your hostel at around 4 pm.


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What's Included?

  • 4, 5 or 7 nights at a central Sydney Hostel
  • Daily breakfast at our onsite cafe
  • 12-month membership to Backpacker Jobs 
  • Airport transfer to your Sydney accommodation
  • 2 for 1 drink voucher at our onsite bar
  • Mail holding service
  • Personalised travel tips through our 24/7 live chat & handbooks
  • Sim Card, visa, resume writing, transport, healthcare and travel insurance guidance
  • Guided city, beach and market tours
  • Daily social activities
  • Free Wifi

What's Extra?

Terms and Conditions

When booking your dates, please note, that each guided tour only runs one day a week (listed in the above itinerary) and will not be available on any other days.

Please read our terms, conditions and cancellation policies before booking your East Coast package.

East Coast Tours acknowledges all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Traditional Owners of Country and recognises their continuing connection to land, sea, culture and community. We pay our respects to Elders past and present and extend that respect to all First Nations peoples.

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