You can find fruit picking jobs with accommodation across the state, but you don’t have to be limited to job providers that offer on-site accommodation, especially if you have a van, enjoy camping, or like to live in a nearby town and commute to work. In addition, many backpacker hostels in rural areas will take care of everything from finding a job to arranging transport, meals, and weekend trips. But while you may find that all you need to do is target an area, let the crops pick, and have everything you need ready, it’s always worth making sure you have the area you have in mind by the scheduled time, ahead of time if you have one Check that there is work.
A local farm is seeking the services of Lychee Pickers to work in the Mooloolah Valley area. This work is available for the 2023 season and will involve a range of duties, work will be predominantly Picking Lychee. Applicants must be available to work 6-7 days per week depending on weather conditions and market demands, have their own reliable transport, be physically fit, and able to work in a variety of weather conditions.
This work is paid under the Horticulture Award 2020. This work is suitable for people on working holiday visas wanting second year extensions (88 days of regional work).
For more information or to apply please visit MADEC, 2/77 King Street, Caboolture, or phone 07 5294 7000 open from 8.30 am – 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday. Before commencing work, workers must complete a pre-harvest safety induction. Please call the Harvest Office to book an induction prior to coming to the office.
Fruit picking jobs in Queensland offer an excellent opportunity to explore the beautiful state while earning money. Many of these jobs come with accommodation, making them even more desirable. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work, a full-time career, or just a few weeks of casual work, there’s something for everyone in the fruit picking industry in Queensland. With the help and convenience of accommodation provided, you can make your experience comfortable and enjoyable while earning money at the same time.
Start Work asap after news years
- Immediate start
- busy working hostel in Bundaberg
- Your Farm Work/88 days, we can get you started working straight away!
Big Tomatoes – bucket Boy – hourly
Zucchinis – hourly
Lemons – piece rate
Egg plant, Capsicums, Pumpkins – hourly
Sweet potatoes – hourly
Various packing shed jobs – hourly
Labouring jobs – hourly
$26.73 per hour plus super
A lot of the farms work 5 to 7 days a week, but the farm/farmer has full say over this so it is subject to change.
Free transport to and from work each day
Multiple cooking facilities
Coin operated laundry.
Most of our rooms sleep 6 and have their own shower and toilet facilities.
We are a dry hostel which means absolutely no alcohol or drugs (but there is a pub down the road for after work pints!)
North Bundy Backpackers
You will be hired under the horticultural award