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Antipodeans Abroad is Australia and NZ’s most experienced and much-loved student and gap year travel company. We specialise in student volunteering abroad, educational expeditions and gap year programs. 

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My Antips Experience

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  • Rebecca Bull, GapBreak, India GAPBREAK

    My experience in India was amazing and I would not trade it for any other. I LOVED IT! At the start of Year 12 I decided that I wanted to do s ...

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  • Chae Swindell, UniBreak, Maldives

    What comes to mind when you think of the Maldives? Beautiful resorts? Pristine beaches? Water so clear it appears as if it is glass?
    &n ...

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  • Maddie Roberts, GapBreak, Ghana

    I didn’t take a gap year because I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do at University, I knew, I’d known for years. I took a gap ...

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  • Debbie Bailey, UniBreak, Nepal

    My name is Debbie, or in Nepali Miro nahm Debbie ho. I am a mature student and completed my teaching diploma through the University of Newcast ...

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  • Alyce Mitchell, UniBreak, Nepal

    Stepping off the plane in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal was a pupil dilating feast for the senses and definitely comparable to looking throu ...

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  • News, 2012, Volunteering is the new black

    While our prevailing faith in rationalism and science has rendered traditional religions somewhat superfluous now, human beings’ innate ...

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  • News, 2012, Volunteer for your mental wellbeing

    Volunteering obviously has a myriad of inherent benefits. The most publicised of these is the s ...

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  • News, 2012, Five tips to for a happy tummy

    If there is one thing that will dampen your spirits when you arrive in a new and fascinating country, it is finding yourself bed ridden with a ...

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  • Sophie Mattingly, GapBreak, Brazil

    One of the most special parts of this program is that fact that once you have come home you can say “I lived in Brazil for 12 weeks,&rdq ...

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  • Bryar Hawkins, GapBreak, Southern Africa Combo

    I departed for my African adventure in May of 2012 with the intention of a 12 weeks stay. However, this all changed when I fell in love with t ...

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  • Georgie McRae, GapBreak, India

    India is now a part of us, and hopefully we will return one day to visit our family and this wonderful country. We hope the ne ...

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  • Cathy Pham, UniBreak, Nepal UNIBREAK

    “NEPAL? Where’s that?” Were my exact words when we first heard of it through Antipodeans Abroad. By chance (financial situat ...

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  • Henry Holm, GapBreak, Peru GAPBREAK

    It’s been a couple of years since I got back from volunteering in Cuzco, Peru and I still wish I was back there. Since I returned home I ...

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  • David Murray, GapBreak, China UNIBREAK

    The teaching practise has been and gone and, while it was challenging, we were all up to it. It was incredibly nerve-wracking at the front of ...

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  • Rob Hutchinson, GapBreak, Kenya UNIBREAK

    I will always treasure my memories of Kenya. In just a few short months, I was privileged enough to live within, taste, witness, hear, learn f ...

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  • Adam Burston, Lecturer, Cambodia UNIBREAK FACULTY GROUPS

    I was fortunate to travel to Cambodia in January 2011, as a Clinical Lecturer with a wonderful group of 3rd year nursing students from The Uni ...

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  • Sarah Stevenson, GapBreak, Argentina GAPBREAK

    Early this year I got on a plane for 13 hours and landed in Argentina. I had no idea at the time how life altering this experience would be. W ...

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  • Emma Cook, GapBreak, Peru GAPBREAK

    A bus load of wonderful Peruvian stories that made for a fascinating gap year! I think my time in Peru could be compared to the crazy, outer w ...

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  • Interesting Read, 2013, Why Volunteering Looks Good on your Resume

    International volunteering can be one of the most humble and eye-opening experiences you will ever encounter. They say travel is the only thin ...

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  • Sasha Novacek, UniBreak, Peru

    Making the decision to head off to Peru and volunteer with Antipodeans has been one of the best decisions that I’ve made since leaving s ...

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  • Gap Years Give Students Academic Edge, Interesting Read, 2013

    Taking ...

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  • Amarah Norris, UniBreak, Cambodia

    Time truly has flown over the last four weeks, our departure has definitely snuck up on us. I'm leaving today, Luke and Derek are already gone ...

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  • Thiviya Sivapatham & Elke Rijks, UniBreak, India

    Last year we; Thiviya & Elke two Dental students from the University of Western Australia, decided to take the plunge and volunteer with A ...

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Latest blog Posts

Festivals, elephant rides and Buddah's birthplace Sunday, September 21 2014 Read Post
This is what a GapBreak is all about! Saturday, September 20 2014 Read Post
A whale shark welcome to Tofo Bay Saturday, September 20 2014 Read Post
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Latest Videos

Alice talks about her GapBreak in Brazil

Alice talks about her GapBreak in Brazil

UniBreak in Peru by Sash Novakek

UniBreak in Peru by Sash Novakek

India Expedition by Molly Windsor

India Expedition by Molly Windsor

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