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15TH OF SEPTEMBER 2010!! AUSTRAILIAN ADVENTURE BEGINS

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1. Posted by matthew23 (Budding Member 5 posts) 6y

hi all
my names matt 23yr old from ireland decided to go to oz on a whv and got the ticket booked today for the 15th of september flyin with ethiad airways (got a return ticket for 1166 euro which was good at this time i think) dublin/abu dabi then on to sydney for the 16th from there.im goin it alone and am a bit nervous of that my plan so far is to book a hotel for a couple of nights first then when the jet lag wears off try find a suitable hostel or apartment and a job to!!
anybody else goin alone around that time give a shout back my head is full of many questions but im just going to go with the flo and look forward to the 15th!! 70 days and counting
would be great to hear from anyone in the same boat!!
PEACE!!

BUY THE TICKET.. TAKE THE RIDE....

2. Posted by Brillo9t9 (Budding Member 40 posts) 6y

Hey Matt,
I'm a 27 year old Irish lad heading off to Oz in early September on me own too!! I'm flying into Melbourne and planning on spending 4 months traveling/working my way round the east coast before i head down to NZ :)

If ya have any questions just gimme a shout and ill try to help ya out!

Would be cool to meet up for a pint when we are out there if out paths cross ;)

Cheers,
Gary

3. Posted by Silfa (Budding Member 3 posts) 6y

Hi guys!

I am a 19 yr old girl from Norway also going to oz for work and traveling. I`m heading to Sydney in early September and are hoping to find a place to live, and a work there. The plan is to be in oz for 7 months and then travel a bit on my way home.
I`m travelig alone too and are also a bit nervous about it. But i think it will be very fun too:)
And your not the only one counting down!! Looking so forward to go
So I think I can say that we are in the same boat! :)

Silje:)

4. Posted by lucycarty (Budding Member 2 posts) 6y

hey im off to australia in October travelling around the east coast from adelaide. going it alone and dead nervous so trying to meet some people before i leave. If you fancy meeting up at some point let me know :)

5. Posted by matthew23 (Budding Member 5 posts) 6y

hey all sorry i took a while to reply but bin so busy getting everything sorted for the trip of a lifetime
i hope 1 more day left and im on the plane to
OZ!! its now or never so im as ready as il ever be should be an adventure at least:):) anyone in sydney from the 17th of september??
peace

6. Posted by kelzy2k (Budding Member 2 posts) 6y

Hi All,

I am arriving in Sydney on 30th September on my own.......so nervous as ive never done any travellling let alone on my own!!

i have booked into Base hostel for the first 4 nights and thats all i have planned.....

im hoping to house share and get a job for the first 3-6 months before travelling xx

7. Posted by matthew23 (Budding Member 5 posts) 6y

IM IN SYDNEY;) jet lag is curazy anyone want to go for a drink when ye get here gimmi a shout on this
peace!!