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Melbourne has once again been named the worlds most liveable city by The Economist, receiving a perfect score for healthcare, education, and infrastructure. 

Working in Australia can be a great opportunity and there is plenty of work on offer for nurses on working holiday visa !!!!!

Applying for an Australian Working Holiday Visa

The Australia Working Holiday Visa, also known as the WHM Visa, gives young people between the ages of 18 and 30 (35 for Canadian and Irish Citizens) the opportunity to enjoy working holidays (i.e. an extended stay supplemented by working in Australia) for up to 24 months

Visas for Working Holidays can now be applied for online.

Get Registered with the AHPRA

Once you have been granted a Working Holiday Visa, to determine whether you can work as a nurse in Australia, you will need to be assessed by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Council (ANMC) or the nursing regulatory body in the state in wish you would like to work.  Note you can only work for the same employer for a maximum of 6 months.


Join VNS and earn an income when you are traveling- it's a great way to see Australia!!!!

We are able to offer a wide range of work opportunities across public and private facilities in Victoria and Geelong and can also help in joining/transferring to our associates in NSW and Queensland .  VNS holds a number of preferred supplier agreements which means our staff are pre-booked as VNS is the first agency on the list.

VNS has a long list of nurses from the UK , IRELAND, CANADA and USA on working holiday visas working in hospitals and nursing homes in Melbourne,  Geelong and Regional areas as well.