Travel Insurance is a must
It is important that adequate travel insurance is taken
out prior to departing Australia.
Please take the time to read and
understand your travel insurance policy. Your travel
insurance should cover the following:
- Overseas medical, dental &
- Resumption of journey
- Travel delay
- Accidental death
- Personal liability
- Loss of income
- Loss or theft to your baggage
Once you're there...
*Make clear to the Immigration
officer that you are only taking temporary or casual
employment incidental to your holiday.
*Buy an A-Z London Street Directory,
and always carry it in your bag. It is the Londoner's
*Get the TNT magazine, which
is free every Monday at most tube stations. This will
provide you with information on a variety of jobs, accommodation
and travelling options. (www.tnt-live.com)
*The Loot (www.loot.com) newspaper
has a large accommodation section- highly recommended!
*There are plenty of Newspapers
and Magazines in London to help you with employment,
accommodation, travel and "news from home".
Look out for: New Zealand News UK, The Star, SA Times,
Southern Cross and the LAM TNT magazine
*When applying for work, you'll
have to show references, your passport and a valid work
Provide job agencies with a good-sized photo so they
*Always allow an extra 20 minutes
of travelling time. Disruptions to train and bus services
are an all-too-regular occurrence in London.