Definitely a good call. I made just about the same decision, 'cept I gave up dropping a Northstar V8 into my car. sigh I had to sell the car a few months ago, and I've been biking into work since. I'd do it all over again still. Leaving beginning of Feb.
Hey, good luck to all who realise that there's more to life than materialistic things.
What does WHV mean.... anyone//?
Notarealme, or anyone for that matter who wants to meet up and / or show me around in Australia let me know as I'm also having plans to be there by this time next year, once I've paid off all my Student debts.
Its a working holiday visa, you can live and work in Australia for up to 1 year, not working for any employer for more then 3 months.