10 sites to check before leaving Australia

Things to see and do in Australia are so numerous and distances so great that it is sure that you will not see everything in one trip, so you will have to make choices and target best what you are looking for help in this somewhat easy task here is a selection of 10 informative and sights on Australia.

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1. Tourist Office Australia
On the official website of the tourist office in Australia, find practical information and ideas of routes and tours throughout Australia. In addition the site offers plenty of practical information to book a hotel or a rental, and provides information on the formalities for obtaining a tourist visa or a working holiday visa (VVT).

  • Tourist Office: www.australia.com


    2. Australian Embassy in France
    On the website of the Australian Embassy in Paris find all the news of diplomatic relations of Australia, also taking cognizance of various formalities to stay in the part of a holiday, as well as to work and study in them. (Website in French).

    • Australian Embassy in France: www.france.embassy.gov.au


      3. Visa application for Australia
      You want to go to live and work in Australia, or simply go through a holiday, you are on the right site. Find all information and formalities for obtaining a tourist visa to work, study and VVT (working holiday visa). The site is against English only.

      • tourist visa application: www.immi.gov.au


        4. Australia Guide
        Australie.com Guide is an independent tour guide who provides an important source of practical and tourist information Australia: events, tips and tricks, daily life, reports, city maps, transport, major attractions, formalities, and more ...
        The site is entirely in French.

        • The website www.guide-australie.com

          Blogs Australia

          5. LetsGo2Australia.com
          A nice blog over Australia by two young French parties to tour Australia in Van with a working holiday visa. Find all advice and tips to go on an adventure in the land of kangaroos: events, tips and tricks, daily life, reports, transport, major attractions, formalities, Australian culture, and more ...

          • blog: www.letsgo2australia.com


            6. My first time in Australia
            Find all the stories and tips from friends four parties a year in Australia as part of a working holiday visa. So they talk about their life in Australia by filming every day, every week they put online a new practice and funny video on their Australian adventure, style: my first job, my first time in Sydney, etc ...

            • blog: http://mapremierefoisenaustralie.com


              Jump and move to Australia

              7. Airlines Australia
              Because of the great distances it is common to travel by plane in Australia, the domestic air network is well developed and flights are very common among major cities. The main companies are: Qantas, Jet Star, Virgin.
              8. Rail Australia
              Australia is crossed by two major railway lines, The Ghan that crosses northern Australia south of Darwin to Adelaide, and the Indian Pacific crossing from east to west, from Sydney to Perth. The trains are very expensive and slow, the plane is certainly a better option to cover long distances.

              • The site: www.railaustralia.com.au


                9. Greyhound Australia
                Greyhound Lines provides passenger transport by coach throughout Australia. All the Australian cities is served by Greyhound bus, this is by far the cheapest way to travel Australia. Greyhound Australia site to buy directly online bus tickets. Also find all the schedules of departure and arrival, as well as plan the network and routes.

                • blog: www.greyhound.com.au

                  Accommodation in Australia

                  10. HomeAway
                  HomeAway is a specialist booking of vacation rentals on the Internet. This service connects owners who rent their main or second homes with vacationers who are looking for authentic accommodation. Choose your rental with an offer of more than 95,000 properties worldwide.
                  The offer is wide and varied and well detailed locations sheets, a few clicks contact the owner and easily book your next stay, specify your travel dates, destination, number of people, number of nights, etc ...