Fruit Picking is a very popular way to get your 2nd Working holiday or travel and work around Australia. There’s an abundance of information you need to factor in when planning Fruit Picking work. What’s in season? Which farms require staff? What’s it like working with different crops.
With tens of thousands of farms in Australia, it can definitely by a challenge finding which farm is hiring and when. A great way to obtain employment is to visit farms when you’re in the area, so use our farm listings to help you when you’re in town looking for work.
There’s so many different roles you can do on a farm and as well as different crops you can work with. Orange picking, vineyard pruning, pear picking each task is different and requires a unique skill set to excel at the role.
Get a snapshot as what’s going on where with the Harvest calendar. See which crops are in season for how long and plan your adventure accordingly. Many area’s are in perfect climate regions where you can roll on to another crop once the first crops harvest is finished.
Coming soon for Premium Members is the Fruit Picking Ebook which will be full of useful information to help you during your time Fruit Picking. Contact details, crop information, farm location and hints and trips to enrich your time Fruit Picking.
This text can describe fruit picking locations as a category underneath is per state basis to withhold tax from your salary and pay this to the Australian Tax Office (ATO). At the conclusion of the financial year or when you leave Australia you could be entitled to claim a large proportion of your tax back.
If you ever make it out of Bondi or Byron Bay to look for harvest work expect to be searching for positions picking stone fruit, grapes, pears, citrus, onions, asparagus, berries and the list goes on!
From iconic Uluru/Ayers Rock in Australia’s vast Red Centre, to Darwin and World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park in the tropical Top End, most of the work is during dry season but their is year round work available.
Find yourself amongst landscapes that are the most stunning in the world. Lose yourself in the delights of our small cities and towns. Tasmania is one of Australia’s most natural and beautiful states, a great place to holiday or do your harvest work.
Step into a world of awe-inspiring beauty and discover experiences found nowhere else on earth. Due to Western Australia’s large size and varied climate, the state offers different work opportunities year round.