Explore Nature with an Adventure.
Visit the land of the long white cloud also known as the Adventure Capital of the world. Get up close with the Hobbits and learn about the Maori culture on New Zealand's North Island.
The Essential Package is for those who know how to get around and where to stay in New Zealand. Whether you have already been to New Zealand previously or you have friends there to look after you, the Essential will be the best package for you. It will provide you with all the important information about New Zealand and everything concerning working in and travelling around this amazing country. You will have neither airport transfer nor accommodation so you can make your own way and come to our office to see us for information and local support.
Your curiosity will drive you probably to have a lot of questions about New Zealand, Auckland, and our way of life and how to find your way in there! Our detailed Welcome Presentation, which you will attend at our office when you arrive, covers all these questions by giving you information about everything you need to know. However, if you have any questions, you should feel free to ask our team! We will be pleased to help you with anything you need! You will also receive a booklet with all this great information to refer to later at any time.
This package includes:
This includes information about the following topics:
- General Information about New Zealand
- What to visit in Auckland
- Public Transports
- Working in New Zealand
- Guide to working - CV Preparation - Interview Techniques
- Bank Account
- TAX Information
- Accommodation Advice (Hostels, Shared and Renting)
- Communication in New Zealand - Phones and Mobile Phones
- Visa Information - Options to extend your visa
- Medical/General Emergencies and Insurance
- Useful Contacts and Links
- The creation of a New Zealand Resume (CV)
- How to present and conduct yourself during interviews
- Various job opportunities such as fruit picking, hospitality etc..
- Frequently asked interview questions and best answers
- How to find good jobs and apply for them successfully etc..
Job assistance will be guaranteed for the entire duration of the package (12 months). Talk to one of our experienced Job Specialists to receive customized information and advice about how to secure the perfect job for you.
Everyone who wants to work in New Zealand has to apply for a Tax Number (IRD). We will lodge a TFN application for you and forward you the number via email as soon as we receive it.
New Zealand bank account is essential. When you start working, you will need to give your bank account details to your employer company so they can pay your wage. We will open your bank account prior to your arrival so that you receive your card within 5 days.
To find a job and meet your friends in New Zealand, having your own New Zealand mobile number is necessary. Employers will be able to reach you and you will never miss out on job opportunities! Along with the package. The card will be activated and ready to use.
When you first visit our office, we will issue you with a Work n Holiday Membership card which will give you the priority and access to all our services. With your membership number you will be able to access the Members Area on our website, where you can look at all available jobs, create your own CV and Cover Letter and access a list of employers with their contact details. You will also find many other tips and useful links.
The duration of the membership is 12 months. With the International Hostelling Member Card you will get discounts in every YHA Hostel all around New Zealand as well as in over 2000 shops which are listed in your "Accommodation and Discounts Guide" throughout the country and 22500 around the world.
Internet has become the main communication channel; we offer you FREE and UNLIMITED internet usage at all our offices.
With the help of our travel consultant you can plan your trips around this beautiful country and book your tickets and tours! Your holiday is just one step away!
You can use our office address as your postal address in New Zealand so we can receive your letters and parcels and store them until you come by to collect them or ask us to send them to a particular address onshore.
We offer 4 weeks free luggage storage in our Sydney, Auckland and Vancouver offices. After this period we charge a small daily fee.