You’re really inland now, Wentworth is where the Murray river meets the Darling River. The closest major city is Adelaide but you’re actually in New South Wales. The region is known for it’s grape and citrus crops, with many other fruit picking opportunities near bye in Dareton and Mildura.
Fruit Picking Work in Wentworth
The closest major city is actually Adelaide, a 5hr drive along the Sturt Highway. It’s a 7hr drive south to Melbourne and a long 12hr drive to Sydney along the Sturt and Hume Highways. Also if your not driving you can get a plane or Bus to Mildura, services operate daily. From Mildura you can get another bus to Wentworth.
Not Fruit Picking – What to do?
- Riverboat Tours
- Explore indigenous sites
- Wentworth Show
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.
Get in Contact with the local visitor centre