travelling to oz on my own...anyone goin in feb?

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1. Posted by lin_madd88 (Budding Member 3 posts) 10y Star this if you like it! going to oz on 7th feb, hoping to get a job there and have an open ticket home (via new zeland, fiji and america). I'm thinking of staying in oz for about 8 months, probably spending a lot of time in sydney but doing a bit of travelling too. Im going on my own so would be good to meet up with anyone in a similar situation?! or does anyone have any ideas of what to do? ...was thinking about spending first few sdays with an organisation but not sure if its worth the money?!
thanks xx

2. Posted by ajtaylor (Budding Member 10 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Hey there i will be in Sydney on 24th Feb if you fancy meeting up for a drink i will be travelling alone and i am staying at Coogee Surfside backpackers hostel for the first 2 weeks as i am doing a tour with Oz Intro for the second week. I intend on staying in Sydney for a good few weeks before moving over to Perth. so let me know hun. x

3. Posted by walker1234 (Budding Member 4 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

helo there. i wil be in sydney as of the 3rd of march also on my own so meeting someone else wud be cool. i was thinking of goin nrth to byron bay and brisbane a friend of mine said its worth checking out but tbh i really havnt decided so i think tht does put me in a similar situation. wud be cool to meet someone else to travel with then maybe come up with a plan of where to go.

4. Posted by emylou101 (Budding Member 16 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Hi everyone, i'm flying to perth on the 2nd march, not sure how long i'll be there, maybe a month or so?? before moving on to Uluru/ayers rock........then onto cairns - not to arrive before the start of their dry season, .......then slowly going down the east coast towards sydney......and around to melbourne........adelaide....... but as this plan has evolved thru looking at the climate and reccomendations from lovely peeps here in TP - i'm always open to suggestions!

i have the 12 month WHV - but really have no idea how long i will take on my tour - just gonna take it as it comes!! I'm defo gonna be getting my own van or large car - and will welcome company at any time!!

5. Posted by Libbyjayne (Budding Member 35 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Hey guys! I fly into Sydney on the 9th Feb and staying in the westend hostel for the 1st couple of nights, gonna stay in Sydney for about 3-4 weeks then gonna travel to Melbourne, Adelaide and then up the East Coast towards Cairns! Travelling on my own :( so If any1 has similar plans let me know, be nice to catch up with people in the same situation! x

6. Posted by Londoner10 (Budding Member 4 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Hi guys,

I arrive in Sydney on March 2nd - plan to stay for a week to 10 days before getting to Melbourne for the GP, then head back up the East Coast - all the usual stop overs and sights. I have 2 and a hlaf months in Oz. Im travelling alone, slightly nervous but bery excited, and would love to hear from anyone who will be in the 'neighbourhood' at the same time as me, possibley meet for a beer, become a travel buddy or even just bounce a few ideas around.

Be great to hear from you.



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