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Monday 31 January 2022

Here come the backpackers

Backpackers to return

A new $7 million advertising campaign has been launched to bring back the backpackers to Australia.

Source: Aus Gov

I'm too data-jiggered to dig out the old visa charts, but the record high for backpacker visas was over ¼ million.

After a few days driving the east coast - a timely reminder of what a superb country Australia is for travellers - I reckon we'll top that figure in the not-too-distant future.