IDP Welcome Day
Add fun and excitement to your life with IDP’s amazing Welcome Day deal. It’s a great way to make friends and explore unmissable attractions near you.
From laser tag to river cruises, a visit to a koala sanctuary to sandboarding on some of the best sand dunes in the Southern Hemisphere, our Welcome Day event will be exciting and fun! Take this opportunity to meet new people and enjoy a special moment of discovery.
Check out the highlights on offer in your local city:
Date: Saturday, 29th February 2020
Adelaide - Laser Tag
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Check-in time: 11:45 am
Location: Core 51, 180 - 188 Grote Street
Discover one of Adelaide’s best kept secrets to unwind and free your mind! Play limitless laser tag at Core 51! Build you own team and experience a futuristic battlefield with smoke and laser lights. You’ll also get an opportunity to meet new friends and enjoy a fun action-packed afternoon
Brisbane - Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Check-in time: 9:45 am
Meeting point: IDP Brisbane office, 293 Adelaide Street
Meet and learn about Australia’s favourite native animals at the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. Hand-feed kangaroos, engage with a large variety of Australian wildlife and understand how you can support conservation.
Perth - Swan River Cruise
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Check-in time: 10:45 am
Meeting point: Barrack Street Jetty, Elizabeth Quay
Cost: $20 per person (lunch and drink included)
Enjoy lunch while you soak in the wonderful sights that Perth has to offer on the Swan River cruise. You’ll also be able to hone your photography skills as there will be plenty of photo opportunities on this scenic cruise. There’s no better way for you to have fun and bond with other international students..
Melbourne - Yarra River Cruise Party
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Meeting time: 10:45 am
Meeting point: 131 Harbour Esplanade, Docklands
Cost: $30 per person (includes entry ticket, food and drinks)
Take in Melbourne’s picturesque scenery as you cruise through the Yarra River. Cruise past the city’s main attractions while you get to know other international students. There will be yummy food, lively music, dancing and many “instagrammable” moments!
Sydney - Port Stephen Day Trip
Time: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Check-in time: 6:45 am
Meeting point: IDP Sydney office, 725 - 731 George Street
Cost: $30 per person (includes light refreshment, drink and transportation)
This is a must- try! Get ready to sandboard and sand surf in stunning Anna Bay, Port Stephens. Grab this opportunity to discover some of the best sand dunes in the Southern Hemisphere, up to 40 metres high. This fun ride will be an experience to remember with your friends. This tour includes a visit to the University of Newcastle and the Anzac Memorial Bridge.