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JOIN AUSTRALIA'S NUMBER 1 FRUIT PICKING BOOKING AGENCY!

2nd Year Visa Jobs specialises in making bookings into reputable working hostels and introductions to contractors and farmers across Australia.

Confused about where to go and which hostels to stay at? We have visited all hostels in our network, and worked with our contractors for years - let us book you into a property or farm that you can trust.

OUR PROMISE TO YOU

Call us today - don't email, we like to talk in person - let us explain to you the reality of fruit picking.

We will give advise over what fruit is best to be picked by you, and which properties are best suited to your regional work requirements.

If you have any legal questions regarding your rights, call us at anytime to discuss - we are always happy to help a traveller in need.

HOW TO MAKE A BOOKING

After explaining which hostels or contractors are looking for people - we will send you all information in an email including the Booking number for each property or Contractor

Once you have made your choice - call us back - or simply go to Make a Booking on our website and enter the Booking Number provided

Once you have completed your booking online - you will immediately receive an email confirming you booking details. Your hostel or contractor will also be emailed with your details.

Good luck - fruit picking



When looking for a job with 2nd Year Visa Jobs many listings are from our network of working hostels and caravan parks. When they are looking for staff we promote their property with a Status Profile Update, These include NO VACANCY, WORKERS NEEDED, ESTIMATED WAITING TIME.



When this status is listed on a property, 2nd Year Visa Jobs has not been informed when they are next recruiting more workers.
 
This hostel currently has work, and you can expect to be placed in a job within approximately 3 days once you check into the hostel.
 
This shows the current waiting time for guests of their hostel to be placed in work. Please note, you need to already be in the hostel to be placed on the waiting list.


  • Posted 18th of Dec 2014
  • SA Riverland Members only Job No. 924150
  • Contact:
    08 8221 6585
  •   15 positions available

JOB DESCRIPTION

Our floating hostel is the worlds largest, and holds over 100 backpackers. Come and spend Xmas with us, and start picking oranges in the new year ! check out www.murrayriverqueen.com

Distance from : hours

Duration: -0001-11-30

Accomodation Provided: Transport provided: Qualify 2nd year Visa: Other language spoken:
 
Working Hostel - joined 15th of Oct 2012
Distance from Adelaide: 2 hours
What is farmed and when:
Click on the months below to view
all the seasonal jobs available.

Working Hostel DESCRIPTION

The Murray River Queen has opened as a fruit picking hostel 2 hours North of Adelaide. With more than 100 beds over 4 different levels this boat provides a truely amazing experience for travelers wanting to get their second year visa. There is a $100 bond required upon arrival to the property. This $100 bond will be returned to you on checkout provided you have not damaged or defaced the property and also given sufficient notice before leaving the hostel. Accommodation on the boat ranges from $150 up to $170 per person per week. If you require a double or twin room please call the Murray River Queen prior to arrival to check the availability for these rooms - as there may be a waitlist for a private room. We do ask for each guest to kindly give 7 days’ notice before leaving the boat. Failure to do so will result in each guest's bond being withheld. Please inform the Hostel of your estimated arrival time. His contact number is 0419 400 683.

Working Hostel FACILITIES

  • Laundry Services
  • Self Catered Kitchen
  • Proximity to Food shopping etc : 1 km
  • Other : Picking Kit/Bag-rental $30
  • Other : Accommodation Bond - $100

Working Hostel COSTS

  • Transport provided : Daily charge : $2
  • Rent per week : $150
  • Double Ensuite rooms : $170
  • Standard Double rooms : $170
  • Key deposit : 100

LANGUAGES

 
 

Working Hostel:
How do I get to this Hostel?

The easiest way to get to Waikerie is to catch a bus from Adelaide.
Buses leave Adelaide every day around 12.15 for a cost of $43.30 and can be booked with your local Peter Pans store or book online directly with Premier Stateliner www.premierstateliner.com.au

Please check the daily schedule. The bus journey takes around 2 hours 40 mintues.


  • Posted 17th of Dec 2014
  • NSW Griffith Members only Job No. 901308
  • Contact:
    08 8221 6585
  •   9 positions available

JOB DESCRIPTION

Work:
- 10 guys needed ASAP
- cleaning & chipping pumpkins
- hourly, $15ph
- 5 days a week
- also 2-3 girls needed for commercial
cleaning job

Accommodation:
- Rent $140 per week
- deposit $50
- Transport $8-$10 per day
- free wi fi

Distance from : hours

Duration: -0001-11-30

Accomodation Provided: Transport provided: Qualify 2nd year Visa: Other language spoken:
 
Working Hostel - joined 20th of Nov 2013
Distance from Sydney: 6 hours
What is farmed and when:
Click on the months below to view
all the seasonal jobs available.

Working Hostel DESCRIPTION

Our friendly staff can advise and assist you to find seasonal work in the area. Our large support team consists of local council, businesses, farmers and the community.

Working Hostel FACILITIES

  • Air-conditioning
  • Laundry Services
  • Self Catered Kitchen
  • Other : Dorm rooms
  • Other : free wifi

Working Hostel COSTS

  • Rent per week : $140
  • Key deposit : $50

LANGUAGES

 
 

Working Hostel:
How do I get to this Hostel?

Bus from Sydney

  • Posted 16th of Dec 2014
  • VIC Mildura Members only Job No. 967453
  • Contact:
    08 8221 6585
  •   2 positions available

JOB DESCRIPTION

Work:
- 2 tall girls needed for vineyard work
- needed the 2nd week in January
- will be staying at the farm, approx
$50 per week rent
- hourly paid work
- need to be hard workers

Distance from : hours

Duration: -0001-11-30

Accomodation Provided: Transport provided: Qualify 2nd year Visa: Other language spoken:
 
Working Hostel - joined 03th of Dec 2014
Distance from Melbourne: 6 hours
What is farmed and when:
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all the seasonal jobs available.

Working Hostel DESCRIPTION

The OBF Backpackers Lodge is situated in the popular farming town of Merbein, and is the latest addition to the town’s growing tourist trade. With modern luxury built into the old world charm of a hotel from the early 30’s, the OBF lodge is an ideal place to come home to – during your Mildura holiday. Whether it’s a working holiday, or just a getaway – we cater to the needs of both local and international clientele. Close-by is the vibrant bustling CBD, which you can explore for a unique shopping experience. We recommend our locally grow fruit! Our affordable accommodation was designed for comfort, so that anyone can enjoy their stay in my eclectic home town. Enjoy all the creature comforts of a large hotel, at backpacker prices. You don’t have to live without internet, television or a discreet cleaning service when you’re away from home.

Working Hostel FACILITIES

  • Air-conditioning
  • Self Catered Kitchen
  • Proximity to Food shopping etc : 1 km

Working Hostel COSTS

  • Transport provided : Daily charge : $6.00
  • Rent per week : $140
  • Key deposit : $50

LANGUAGES

 
 

Working Hostel:
How do I get to this Hostel?

Merbein is 10 minutes outside Mildura Town on the NSW / VIC

  • Posted 16th of Dec 2014
  • QLD Far North Queensland Members only Job No. 937450
  • Contact:
    08 8221 6585
  •   5 positions available

JOB DESCRIPTION

Work:
- 5 guy needed this week for Banana
bagging [contract pay]
- $1.20 cents per bag
- must be fast and fit
- MUST HAVE A DRIVERS LICENCE!
- Work is 5 days a week
- You must want a 2nd year visa and want to work for 3 months.
- The work is very hard work, in hot conditions.

Accommodation:
- You must stay at the hostel.
- Rent is $140 a week.
- job deposit of $250 on arrival
- Transport to and from the farm is $5 a day

Distance from : hours

Duration: -0001-11-30

Accomodation Provided: Transport provided: Qualify 2nd year Visa: Other language spoken:
 
Working Hostel - joined 24th of Oct 2011
Distance from Cairns: 3 hours
What is farmed and when:
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all the seasonal jobs available.

Working Hostel DESCRIPTION

This cool little hostel provides a great service, and has work mostly all year. With 40 beds, it can be hard to get into, but its worth persisting to get a place at this truely authentic part of Australia. Most of the work is banana's, watermelons, and prawn farming.

Working Hostel FACILITIES

  • Air-conditioning
  • Swimming Pool
  • Laundry Services
  • Self Catered Kitchen
  • Proximity to Food shopping etc : 2 kms
  • Other : pool table
  • Other : Free BBQ provided during events

Working Hostel COSTS

  • Transport provided : Daily charge : $5 a day
  • Rent per week : $140
  • Job bond : $250

LANGUAGES

 
 

Working Hostel:
How do I get to this Hostel?

Buses run daily from Cairns and Townsville. Pioneer charge approximately $30. Greyhound is approx $50

  • Posted 16th of Dec 2014
  • QLD Bundaberg Members only Job No. 899354
  • Contact:
    08 8221 6585
  •   10 positions available

JOB DESCRIPTION

Work:
- 7 guys & 3 girls needed ASAP
- cherry tomato, sweet potato & lemon
picking
- sweet potato packing for the girls
- mixture between contract & hourly
paid positions
- 5-6 days a week, approx 7hrs a day

Accommodation:
- Rent per week $150
- Bond $20
- Free Transport provided

Distance from : hours

Duration: -0001-11-30

Accomodation Provided: Transport provided: Qualify 2nd year Visa: Other language spoken:
 
Working Hostel - joined 27th of Feb 2014
Distance from Brisbane: 4 hours
What is farmed and when:
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all the seasonal jobs available.

Working Hostel DESCRIPTION

A nice, homely backpackers with a personal touch. Run well and helps to work towards backpackers getting their second year visa's signed off.

Working Hostel FACILITIES

  • Laundry Services

Working Hostel COSTS

  • Transport provided : Free
  • Rent per week : $150
  • Accommodation bond : $20

LANGUAGES

 
 

Working Hostel:
How do I get to this Hostel?

4 hour bus from Brisbane

  • Posted 16th of Dec 2014
  • VIC Ardmona Members only Job No. 931259
  • Contact:
    David
    0431299890
  •   8 positions available

JOB DESCRIPTION

Work:
- 10 people needed for Apricot Picking
- 3 weeks work, will finish before New
Year.
- 5 days a week or more depending on
farm.Minimum hours 7 per day.
- $75 per bin or $35 for half bin
[before tax]
Must arrive today or tomorrow latest to start asap.

Accommodation:
- Stay/camp at the caravan park $70
per week.


Distance from : hours

Duration: -0001-11-30

Accomodation Provided: Transport provided: Qualify 2nd year Visa:
Contact:

David - Phone 0431299890

 
Working Caravan Park - joined 22th of Apr 2014
Distance from Melbourne: 2 hours
What is farmed and when:
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all the seasonal jobs available.

Working Caravan Park DESCRIPTION

A caravan park that works with a number of different farms on occasions, providing regional work to backpackers in Victoria. Work is not directly provided by the caravan park, but the farm asks for backpackers that stay there.

Working Caravan Park FACILITIES

  • Swimming Pool
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Self Catered Kitchen / Use of kitchen in house
  • Proximity to Food shopping etc : 5 kms

Working Caravan Park COSTS

  • Rent per week : $70
  • Powered site
  • Unpowered site

Working Caravan Park:
Contact:

David - Phone 0431299890

  • Posted 16th of Dec 2014 Private Employer
  • QLD far north Members only Job No. 935101
  • Contact:
    08 8221 6585
  • Banana packing & sorting    1 positions available

JOB DESCRIPTION

Work:
- 4 Girls needed for banana packing
and sorting.
- Hourly paid $21.09
- Must stay 3 months optional to stay 6
months
- Work is 5 days / wk 30-40 hours.

Accommodation:Accommodation:
- $190 rent per week
- $30 deposit
- includes transport
- free wifi

Distance from : hours

Duration: -0001-11-30

Accomodation Provided: Transport provided: Qualify 2nd year Visa:
 
  • Posted 16th of Dec 2014
  • SA Riverland Members only Job No. 912583
  • Contact:
    08 8221 6585
  •   15 positions available

JOB DESCRIPTION

Come live on the worlds largest floating hostel. We pick oranges all year round and we are currently looking for another 10 to join us before Xmas. Pay rates are between $22 and $25 per bin. But several hourly rate positions become available once you are a guest of ours.
rent starts at $150 per week and transport is usually $2 per day.
call Kellie now to discuss completing your regional work on the beautiful Murray River Queen - check out our hostel at www.workinghostelsaustralia.com

Distance from : hours

Duration: -0001-11-30

Accomodation Provided: Transport provided: Qualify 2nd year Visa: Other language spoken:
 
Working Hostel - joined 15th of Oct 2012
Distance from Adelaide: 2 hours
What is farmed and when:
Click on the months below to view
all the seasonal jobs available.

Working Hostel DESCRIPTION

The Murray River Queen has opened as a fruit picking hostel 2 hours North of Adelaide. With more than 100 beds over 4 different levels this boat provides a truely amazing experience for travelers wanting to get their second year visa. There is a $100 bond required upon arrival to the property. This $100 bond will be returned to you on checkout provided you have not damaged or defaced the property and also given sufficient notice before leaving the hostel. Accommodation on the boat ranges from $150 up to $170 per person per week. If you require a double or twin room please call the Murray River Queen prior to arrival to check the availability for these rooms - as there may be a waitlist for a private room. We do ask for each guest to kindly give 7 days’ notice before leaving the boat. Failure to do so will result in each guest's bond being withheld. Please inform the Hostel of your estimated arrival time. His contact number is 0419 400 683.

Working Hostel FACILITIES

  • Laundry Services
  • Self Catered Kitchen
  • Proximity to Food shopping etc : 1 km
  • Other : Picking Kit/Bag-rental $30
  • Other : Accommodation Bond - $100

Working Hostel COSTS

  • Transport provided : Daily charge : $2
  • Rent per week : $150
  • Double Ensuite rooms : $170
  • Standard Double rooms : $170
  • Key deposit : 100

LANGUAGES

 
 

Working Hostel:
How do I get to this Hostel?

The easiest way to get to Waikerie is to catch a bus from Adelaide.
Buses leave Adelaide every day around 12.15 for a cost of $43.30 and can be booked with your local Peter Pans store or book online directly with Premier Stateliner www.premierstateliner.com.au

Please check the daily schedule. The bus journey takes around 2 hours 40 mintues.


  • Posted 11th of Dec 2014
  • QLD Bundaberg Members only Job No. 888817
  • Contact:
    08 8221 6585
  •   5 positions available

JOB DESCRIPTION

Work:
- 10-15 guys & 2-3 girls needed ASAP
- work varies from sweet potato &
watermelon picking & field work
- hourly / contract paid - hourly
between $17-$21ph
- 5-6 days a week

Must contact the hostel before arriving to advise them of your date / time

Accommodation:
- $195 per week
- $30 key deposit

Distance from Brisbane: 4 hours

Duration: 2015-01-09

Accomodation Provided: Transport provided: Qualify 2nd year Visa: Other language spoken:
 
Working Hostel - joined 27th of Nov 2013
Distance from Brisbane: 4 hours
What is farmed and when:
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all the seasonal jobs available.

Working Hostel DESCRIPTION

Guaranteed Harvest Jobs - Australia wide. This Hostel not only provides accommodation and work... we're also the employer - employing up to 600 people per day across various harvest work. The Majority of the hostels guests stay 6 months playing and working - get their 1 year visa extension - then return to the hostel family for another 1 year !!!

Working Hostel FACILITIES

  • Laundry Services
  • Self Catered Kitchen
  • Proximity to Food shopping etc : 1 km

Working Hostel COSTS

  • Transport provided : Free
  • Rent per week : $195
  • Key deposit : $30
  • Accommodation bond : $100

LANGUAGES

 
 

Working Hostel:
How do I get to this Hostel?

Greyhound buses run several times a day from Brisbane, costs range between $40 to $80.
Trains from Brisbane run every day. Leaving at 11:00am arriving in Bundaberg at 3:30pm.
Hostel is 2 minute walk from the train station & 10 minute walk from the bus stop.


  • Posted 11th of Dec 2014 Private Employer
  • WA Western Australia Members only Job No. 884252
  • Contact:
    Liz
    0409 103 166
  • Woofing Position  Woofing  2 positions available

JOB DESCRIPTION

Work:
- Must love dogs!!
- looking for 1 or 2 people for around
the 16th December start
- working for a Labrador breeder who
also runs a boarding kennel
- woofing position - food &
accommodation supplied in
exchange for work.
- 2nd Year Visa Sign off
- Non smoker
- must has good english

Distance from Perth: 2 hours

Duration: 2015-01-13

Accomodation Provided: Transport provided: Qualify 2nd year Visa: