417 Working Holiday Visa

2min April 12th, 2022
Sun, Sand, Surf & Work

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Travel around Australia and live like a local while working & earning with a leading hospitality group, Australian Venue Co.

The Working Holiday Visa is one of the most popular ways for citizens of the United Kingdom, Italy & many other countries to experience Australia for an extended period and earn money to support their travels along the way.

The Opportunity

The Working Holiday Visa allows you to take on short-term and casual jobs to fund your travels and help you pay for your holiday.

With Australian Venue Co, you can work in pubs and bars all over Australia during your Working Holiday. Pick a destination & we’ll find you a job in one of our pubs!

The initial Working Holiday Visa is valid for 12 months, with opportunities to renew it for a second year.

About Australian Venue Co.

We own and operate 200+ pubs, bars, and venues across Australia are the leading food and beverage-led hospitality group in Australia.

Find out what we’re all about here

Our Support

Australian Venue Co will support your move and create opportunities for you throughout your stay.

  • We’ll help you find you a job at one of our venues in your chosen destination
  • Staff discount at one of our 200+ pubs & bars Australia-wide
  • Learn & Earn – amazing opportunities for training & development. Take new skills & experience home with you!

The Job

We’re looking for front-of-house & back-of-house staff, including floor staff, bartenders, managers, and kitchen staff to fill roles across Australia – take your pick!

PS – There is a special visa for international chefs. Click here to find out more & apply.

Who is Eligible?

The Working Holiday Visa is for citizens of select countries aged 18-30. Citizens from Canada, France and Ireland can be aged 18-35.

You may be eligible for the 417 Working Holiday Visa if you hold a passport from one of these countries and are aged 18-30, view the full list here.


In the spirit of reconciliation, Australian Venue Co. acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.

Australian Venue Co. is a place free from discrimination, where everyone belongs. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our communities, including people of all cultural and faith backgrounds, classes, gender and sexual identities, ages and abilities and we are committed to creating a safe and welcoming space for all.