Your main reason for coming to Australia is for a holiday, and any work you do is to suppport yourself whilst on holiday
You have a good chance of finding temporary work to supplement your holiday funds
You have a return ticket or sufficient funds for a return fare and the first part of your stay; and
You intend to leave Australia at the end of your authorised stay
How do I apply?
You must apply for a working holiday visa from outside Australia. In particular, you can't come to Australia on a visitor/tourist visa and then apply for a working holiday visa.
Most applications for working holiday visas are now lodged electronically via the DIAC website.
The visa allows you to stay in Australia for 12 months, starting from the date of initial entry to Australia.
You may leave and reenter Australia any number of times during this 12 month period
You can study or train in Australia for up to 4 months
You are permitted to work in Australia, but you cannot work for longer than 6 months with any one employer