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Thank you Australia and "Best Jobs in the World" – Back to Canada

Goodbye Australia – June 26th 2013 I can’t believe it – 3 weeks, 17 flights, 4 Australian states and thousands of memories and pictures; I’ve touched down back in Canada. With the accumulation of layover times, and flight times, June 26th 2013 has been the longest day in my entire life with over 30 hours of being in transit. I woke up at 630am (Melbourne time) to head to the airport to catch my 10am flight from MEL- SYD. I…

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There is no place like Australia for Canadians.

I have a hard time wrapping my head around how amazing the last couple weeks have been. I look back a few months ago when I was on a Quebec City March Break trip with S-Trip and I received an email about applying to be Tourism Australia’s next travel blogger for the “Best Jobs in the World” contest. I have always been one to jump on any opportunity and with that I applied. Fast forward 2 months and I had…

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Wildlife Caretakers Swim with Sea Lions in SA – BJITW (Day #2 of Challenges)

Yesterday was a day I had been looking forward to for a while now.  The “Best Jobs in the World” Wildlife Caretaker crew would be swimming with Sea Lions in Seal Cove off of Hopkins Island in South Australia. I woke up to a beautiful sunrise in Port Lincoln and had an instant feeling that today was going to be a day to remember. Following a quick breakfast the the Port Lincoln Hotel, we took a short bus ride to…

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18 "Best Jobs" Finalists Have Been Announced!

Over the last month I have been closely following the “Best Jobs in the World” contest offered by Tourism Australia. I have been extremely impressed by the quality of work by each of the competitors. When looking back at my experience in the “Best Jobs” campaign, my contest definitely wasn’t as big, but I know exactly the roller coaster of emotions that each finalists has been going through. Being apart of a contest of this sort is guaranteed to be…

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