// WHAT’S INCLUDED
- 5-nights at WakeUp Sydney, one of the world’s best hostels and right in the heart of the city
- 2-nights at Basecamp, 5min walk from the beach
// TOUR ITINERARY
DAY 1 City Tour & Welcome Dinner
WELCOME TO SYDNEY!
Check in to your new home before meeting our legendary tour guides and the rest of your group. We’ll introduce you to the office crew, give you a brief overview on what’s going to happen for the week and hand out your SIM card.
We then head out to explore the city. Have lunch in Darling Harbour, see the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Opera House, and take a trip down to the Botanical Gardens. At the same time, you’ll be getting to know your new mates in Australia and taking some awesome photos to make your mates back home jealous!
Tonight we visit our favourite party bar for our Welcome Dinner.
DAY 2 INFO SESSION & EXPLORE SYDNEY HARBOUR
MAKE NEW FRIENDS
After a good night’s sleep, join our comprehensive info session where we’ll explain everything you need to know about working and travelling around Australia. Our team are all experienced travellers and have started where you are now. We’ll support you in anything you need & answer any questions you may have.
We then jump on our very own UltimateOz Catamaran for a cruise on Sydney Harbour. Spend the day cruising, swimming and chilling on Sydney Harbour! Enjoy your first Aussie BBQ on deck.
DAY 3 ULTIMATEOZ BASECAMP
Escape The City
Today we head to UltimateOz Basecamp, famous for its stunning beaches, amazing sand dunes and abundance of Aussie wildlife including dolphins, whales, koalas, echidnas and possums. Our eco-cabin accommodation is just 5-minutes walk to the beach!
DAY 4 BASECAMP
SANDBOARDING & NATIONAL PARKS
The next morning we jump in the 4WD and ride to the highest dunes to try sandboarding! Then we take a guided bush walk through National Park to our favourite lookout. Enjoy stunning scenery, breathtaking views and get the chance to see koalas in the treetops & migrating whales (May – November).
Tonight we enjoy a BBQ dinner and drinks around the campfire.
DAY 5 BASECAMP
On our third day at Basecamp we take an amazing dolphin watching cruise and get up close to wild bottlenose dolphins. There’s also a chance to see turtles and whales. Relax on deck or ride in the boom net while dolphins swim underneath.
Next we’ll head back to Sydney for our last 2 days of the tour. Check into your Sydney hostel and spend the rest of the day at your leisure.
DAY 6 JOB ADVICE AND SYDNEY NIGHTLIFE
Today you can make an appointment with our team and start working on your Australian CV and planning your Australian adventures. Tonight we get dressed up for a fun night out in Sydney! Meet the group at one of our favourite party bars before starting our Sydney Pub Crawl. We visit some hot spots in the city – VIP express entry and a couple of free welcome drinks along the way!
DAY 7 ICONIC BONDI BEACH
BONDI TO COOGEE COASTAL WALK
On your last day, we take a tour along Sydney’s cliff-top coastline from Coogee to Bondi and check out six beaches along the way. It’s the perfect way to unwind after an awesome first week in Sydney!
// TRIP GALLERY
// FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
CAN ANYONE BOOK ULTIMATEOZ?
Yes, anyone can book UltimateOz. Depending on your purpose to travel to Australia there a various visa options.
Download our trip notes or visit our Visa information page to know what Visa is right for you. If you are planning a Working Holiday, you must apply for a 417 or 462 Visa. You can still book UltimateOz on a Tourist Visa, but you will not be eligible for the Gap Year support elements of the package.
Check out the Ultimate Sydney tour below. This tour is ideal for those on a tourist visa and doesnt include any Gap Year elements.
What do I need to plan my trip to Australia?
Travelling to Australia with UltimateOz is easy as! Here’s what you need to do:
How far ahead should I book UltimateOz?
We recommend that you book your UltimateOz package sooner than later as dates do book out, but no worries if you’re late to make plans, we can help you out with last minute arrival arrangements. You can secure your spot on UltimateOz with a 20% deposit.
I’m travelling alone. How will I meet people?
UltimateOz is designed to help you make friends as soon as you arrive in Australia! Most people doing UltimateOz arrive alone and stay in touch with friends from the group for the rest of their trip. You’ll spend your first week having loads of fun and getting to know each other. After the week is up we can advise you on how to find a shared apartment in Sydney or continue travelling Australia together. If you want to chat to your travel mates prior to arrival, join our Facebook group.
What happens after I book my package?
After booking you’ll be contacted by a Work & Travel Expert at UltimateOz who you can email with your questions at any time. We’ll email you a confirmation of your booking showing your Aussie mailing address, accommodation details and an Airport shuttle bus voucher. All you have to do is book your flights and we’ll take care of the rest!
How do you help me find jobs?
UltimateOz includes a 12 Month membership to an online Job database – Travellers At Work! Upon arrival, our Work & Travel Experts will spend time with you to establish what kind of jobs you’re looking for and where and when you’d like to work. We’ll review your CV and help you adapt it to suit Aussie employers. We’ll provide you with access to the Travellers At Work job database, so you can begin applying for jobs at your earliest convenience. If at any time you need some guidance just swing by and have a one-on-one session with one of our TAW reps who can help you out in your job search!