Yes there are 3 visas that you can apply for online to visit Australia for tourism or business visitor activities. Tourism includes holidays, recreation and seeing family and or friends. Business visitor activities may include attending a conference, negotiation or an exploratory business visit.
Yes you should only book the package once you have a valid Passport and a confirmed Australian visa. Average processing time for tourist visa to Australia is 17 to 30 days.
No international airfares are not included in the package unless specified.
In case the selected hotel is unavailable for booking, an alternate arrangement will be offered to the customer in a hotel of similar category.
Please check your airline website for luggage weight allowance and limits.
As a standard policy, hotels in Australia would charge a security deposit/swipe your credit card for a particular amount. This amount will not be debited from your card and if in the form of cash, will be refunded to you at the time of checking out (provided no damage has been done to the hotel premise/items in minibar are unused)
Australia's climate varies greatly throughout the eight states and territories; there are four seasons across most of the country and a wet and dry season in the tropical north.
Australia's seasons are at opposite times to those in the northern hemisphere.
Australia's customs laws prevent you from bringing drugs, steroids, weapons, firearms and protected wildlife into Australia.
Some common items such as fresh or packaged food, fruit, eggs, meat, plants, seeds, skins and feathers are also prohibited.
There is no limit on the amount of currency that you can bring into Australia, but you will need to declare amounts over $10,000.
Please always check the limits before travelling as the limits listed below may change in the future.
The TRS allows Australians and overseas visitors to claim a refund, (subject to certain conditions), of the goods and services tax (GST) and wine equalisation tax paid on goods bought in Australia and then taken out of Australia in checked luggage or carry-on bags.
When making a claim you need to take your goods, original tax invoice(s), passport and boarding pass to the TRS facility. What can & can’t be claimed on the TRS?