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Blessed with a perfect Mediterranean like climate, Margaret River is a great holiday destination let alone fruit picking destination. Originally a relaxed surfing town, Margaret River has evolved into a popular destination for lovers of fine wine, good food and spectacular scenery. Being home to over 130 wineries you’ll be sure to find harvest work and a great drop of wine!

 

Population: Approx 6,500

Fruit Picking Work in Margaret River

February – April – Grapes
June – August – Vine pruning

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Where’s Margaret River

Getting There

The drive from Perth will take about 3 hours along the coast.

Accommodation

The local shire report over 1.5million tourists visit Margaret river a year! There’s no need to worry about getting a bed, the issue being getting one at the right price. You will find hostels, hotels, motels, caravan parks and cottages, not to mention potential accommodation onsite a vineyard. Some vineyard will be more then 30-40km’s out of town so select your housing wisely.

Not Fruit Picking – What to do?

  • Wine Tours are a must
  • Margaret River Heritage Trail

Extending Your Australian Working Holiday Visa

Many harvest jobs will meet the Second Australian Working Holiday Visa eligibility and count towards the 88 days of specified work. Some regional locations and jobs are ineligible which could lead to the Department of Immigration rejecting your application. So remember to confirm whether or not your fruit picking or harvest job will count towards the Second Australian WHV.

 

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2 Responses to “Margaret River”

  1. Carrillon

    Hello!

    We are french accouple looking for a grapespicking’s job…we have any experiences at Brisbane in lychee, chicken, o nions, beans, salad.. We would to found thé same kind of job in Perth to discover this part of the country..we love wild..we are motivate and we have got a car and a tent so, if you have a good job (hard job ) please call Valentin & jeny…
    Thank YOU for your attention,

    All the best and we hope see YOU soon,

    Goodbye :-)

    jeny’s phone: 04 52 54 83 41
    Valentin’s phone: 04. 14 37 55 16

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  2. Sian Keniry

    Hey there, hope all is well im looking for a job around this location to my regional work was wondering is there any vacancies avalible start of january??
    Look forward to hearing from you
    Sian keniry

    Reply

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