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Job board for casual workers in Australia

Hi please have a browse around Workstays jobs board page for casual work and jobs for Backpackers, Students and working holiday visa holders in Australia, if you are looking at working in Australia whilst travelling or seeking permanent work please make sure you have the right visa and permits. With our extensive list of job contacts, Migration experts, we are sure we can help find the job that suits your needs and your stay in Australia much more plesant.

Looking for casual work whilst you are travelling around Australia?. Please try the search box below or send us an email with your CV Resume to WorkStay Tell us what type of work you are willing to do and we will try and help. Please note Jobs come and go all the time so please keep popping back to check the jobs board or you can join us on RSSRSS image and this way we can put you on our system and try and help you keep working whilst you are in Australia, Good luck!!

Backpackers Job Board for Australia



Casual Advertising Jobs Available in Perth-Backpacker/Working Holiday Welcome


Casual Advertising Jobs available in Perth. No experience necessary. Backpackers/Student welcome.
To apply, Please email CV to Thank you.



Cook/allrounder Country pub


a position at our country hotel for a cook/allrounder position.

Must have cooking exp, speak fluent english, clean and tidy presentation. Room and meals are provided to the succesful applicant. The position is at the Yalgoo Hotel, located 230kms east of Geraldton. Rosters and wages will be discussed with potential candidates. Immediate start necessary. Please contact Stan at the Yalgoo Hotel on or email Linda at





We are looking for Qualified Panel beaters for short & long term assignments in the Perth metropolitan area



Spray painter


We are looking for qualified Spray painters for short & long term assignments in the Perth metropolitan area




Assistant Accountant


We are looking for communicative and motivated employees for immediate start.



Casual Farm Work (General Farm Duties)


Wanted - 2 Full Time Casual Workers (General Farm Duties)



Cleaning & Gardening

Maroochy River, Sunshine Coast

We are currently looking for a couple of helpers with cleaning & gardening in exchange for a lovely self-contained 1 bedroom (2 single beds) apartment.





Have a working Holiday in the outback - Backpacker with Bar Experience Required





Have a working Holiday in the outback - Backpacker with Cooking Experience Required



EXTREME SPORTS PROMOTION STAFF - Live in Positions available





Labouring Work for Free Rent in Self-Contained Granny Flat

Noosa Hinterland

Free accommodation available for backpackers interested in working on 3 acre property in

the Noosa Hinterland.



Massage professional


Seeking Massage professional to join us on Cycle Queensland



Mystery Shopper

Various locations throughout Australia

A Mystery Shopper is someone who visits a location assigned to them and acts like a regular customer to observe and evaluate a number of different areas such as store presentation, customer service, selling skills and the quality of a product.



odd jobs around house and helping elderly woman


hi there we are Tom Elizabeth and Ester and we are looking for NON SMOKING 1 Male or Female to work 4 hours per day in exchange for food and accomodation Monday to Friday



Very Personal Assistant

Noosa Heads

Looking for a Very personal Assistant



Volunteer Cycle Queensland 2017


Positions available in different areas
From catering to good times we need people with a passion for adventure.





Are you outgoing? Bubbly? Driven for money & success?? Bored of the everyday office jobs, hospitality work or slaving on a farm! WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU!

We are currently seeking 6 new fresh faces to join our team, trained in Brisbane working with awesome organisations like Greenpeace Australia to save the amazing Great Barrier Reef & our awesome environment, or UNICEF, UNHCR, Vision Australia & more!
So get out in the sun, make the most of Australia, meet the locals & have a blast making heaps of new friends & memories!





*WHV Welcome - Accountants Required*


Geoffrey Nathan is seeking on behalf of our clients for Financial Accountants.

* Working Holiday & Temporary Visa Candidates are welcome to apply *


• Assisting in preparation of month-end statutory accounts
• Balance sheet reconciliations
• Assisting with accounts to trial balance
• Standard journal entries
• Overseeing the AP and AR function

Desired Experience and Skills

• Ideally fully qualified CA or CPA or possess a related degree
• Strong technical accounting skills
• Excellent communication skills
• Strong Excel skills , experience of SAP would be beneficial
• Product based industry background (not essential)


• 6 months contract with extension opportunities
• Immediate availability to start
• Working Holiday & Temporary Visa Candidates accepted
• Increased net take home pay opportunities for overseas eligible candidates

If this role seems right for you please submit your resume, covering letter and visa status to




Au Pair

Eastern suburbs of Sydney

Short term Au Pair for eastern suburbs




Casual Advertising Jobs available in Sydney.

Sydney, New South Wales

Casual Advertising Jobs available in Sydney. No experience necessary. Backpackers/Student welcome.
To apply, Please email CV to Thank you.




Charity Fundraising


Looking to make a difference? Join us and earn while you raise money for incredible charities!

Competitive hourly rates ($23 - $31)
$75 bonus per sign up
Flexible full time hours (8:30 - 17:00) (13:30 - 20:00)
Optional weekend shifts 
Full training provided
Progression opportunities 

This is an exciting opportunity to fundraise for The Heart Research Institute!

If you have the energy and passion to join the team and support incredible charities carry out ground breaking research then email me your CV and mobile number at




Experienced Labourers Required

Sydney and surrounding areas

Casual landscape labourers required across Sydney and surrounding suburbs.
$22.13/hr. Job hours are generally 7am-3.30pm Mon-Fri.
Experience in landscape/construction labour and white card required.
Must have own PPE including steel cap boots.
Call Louise on 0420 446 788 or send resume to




EXTREME SPORTS PROMOTION STAFF - Live in Positions available

Surrey Hills, Sydney.

Perfect Backpacker Job – Work, Earn, Play, Travel!




Farm and horse hand


Helping on farm and with show horse team. Live in as part of a farming family




Farm Hand


General work on a mixed farm operation




Farm hand


Looking for workers with previous on farm experience, preferably from an agricultural background. Enthusiasm and willingness to learn will be considered for the right candidate.

Please send through resume or brief statement with previous experience.

Immediate start, good pay, accomodation provided.




farm hand

Collarenebri NSW

helping on general farm jobs




farm hand, smallholding

Binalong, NSW 2584

Varied work including fencing, making and laying mud bricks, weed eradication.The right person for the job will be handy with tools, responsible and safe, willing to learn new skills and able to work with others as a team. This person (or couple) will be sharing delightful accommodation with one other worker: own bedroom, share kitchen, bathroom, lounge.
The site has stand-alone solar power, water supply and waste management. Opportunity to learn about sustainable lifestyle and passive solar design.




Farmhand internship, 2nd yr visa eligible

Coffs Harbour region (postcode 2450)

Farmhand internship (food and accomm in exchange for work, NO $) on beef cattle breeding farm, 2nd year visa eligible. 1 or 2 people sought URGENTLY for weeding soybean crop prior to harvest 23/3. Other farmwork jobs also involved if applicants want to stay longer.




Painter - Exchange for Free Accomodation In Redfern Sydney

Redfern NSW

We live in a converted warehouse in Redfern East .
We would like to exchange accomodation for 4 hours painting per day ( 20 hours/week). We have a spare room with its own ensuite .
Redfern is a very cool inner city location , 15 minutes walk to Central station.




Qualified Electrician

Dubbo, NSW

Qualified electrician required for immediate start. Visa sign off available. Sponsorship possible for correct applicant




Recruitment Consultants

Darling Harbour

• Join a high performing consultant team that specialises in the bustling construction industry
• Base $50-60K BOE + generous MONTHLY commissions
• Well-appointed office w/Darling Harbour views
• Sponsorship opportunities available for those who hold a Bachelors degree!





Homebush, Sydney!

Working at The Royal Easter Show 2017
Thursday 6th April – Wednesday 19th April 2017
Work in a fun themed environment. Lots of hours on a 2 week contract, great for backpackers!!! casual rates $$




Vineyard Helpers

Milbrodale, NSW

Largest Organic Vineyard in the Hunter Valley is looking for Wwoofers for Vineyard and Cellar Door help. This is unpaid work, other than the best of food and wine.
Riverpines is 2 hours by car or about $6.00 by City Rail from Central in Sydney.






Working at The Royal Easter Show 2017
Thursday 6th April – Wednesday 19th April 2017
Work in a fun themed restaurant, vending or running duties, flexible hours, cash payments and possible post show employment opportunities!




Welder Fabricator

Somersby NSW 2250

Quality Welder Fabricator required




Casual Advertising Jobs Available in Adelaide.


Casual Advertising Jobs available in Adelaide. No experience necessary. Backpackers/Student welcome.
To apply, Please email CV to Thank you.



Hotel Attendant

American River, Kangaroo Island

Work on beautiful Kangaroo Island. Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge is seeking to employ an all rounder. Experience required - role includes kitchen hand, restaurant attendant plus housekeeping duties. Immediate start.




Looking for employees in Tasmania Casual or full time

Hobart Tasmania

Please go to the Menu Bar Employers, Tasmania and post your job



Olive Harvesting

Woodbury, Tasmania

Harvesting Olives using mechanical rakes




Casual Advertising Jobs available in Melbourne.


Casual Advertising Jobs available in Melbourne. No experience necessary. Backpackers/Student welcome.
To apply, Please email CV to Thank you.



Chestnut picker

Stanley, Vic

Picking chestnuts. Casual employment for a couple of weeks on a farm in Stanley Victoria. Camping available with shower and toilet. Prefer couple or singles. Start Tuesday 18th April.




Wandiligong, Victoria

Picking chestnuts off the ground into buckets. 4 weeks work available. Paid 80 cents per kilo



Edski Lodge Manager and Cleaner at Mount Baw Baw Alpine Ski Resort

Mount Baw Baw Alpine Resort

Looking to contract a Lodge Manager and Cleaner (this is 1 position only combining the 2 roles) for the 2017 winter season (June to September 2017). This live in role can be filled by an individual or by a couple looking to live and work within a victorial alpine snow / ski resort.
We are offering free board in return for fulfilling a lodge manager role.
We are offering $25 per hour with aprox 18 hours per week cleaning.
We are also offering a Season Lift Pass & Gate Entry for free to the Lodge Managers and Cleaner.

For further details and to enquire about the position please email us with a copy of your resume / experience and references.
Additional information regarding the position can be found at or email



Fantastic Au Pair Roles - Immediate start. Top locations in Melbourne


* Top Au Pair Roles
* Immediate start
* Ideal locations
* PLUS FREE services





timber floor installation




Seaford, Victoria




Looking for full or casual employees for Victoria

Melbourne Victoria

Go to Menu bar Employers Victoria and post a job on WorkStay



Potato Harvester


Potato Harvester position available in Otways for approximately one month



Resident (volunteer) Gardener/Housekeeper couple

Taggerty, Victoria, 3714

Offering you a gorgeous self-contained cottage on 200 acre farm and wildlife refuge in rural Victoria in exchange for 2 days work per week.
Long Job Description



Shave your head for $$$$


I will come to your apartment/ hostel and shave your head smooth



Urgent vacancy for hospitality staff


An accommodation services business is seeking a professional and well-presented hospitality novice for a multi-faceted role.

Essentially, the person would assist the owner of the business in various aspects of running the business.




General Stationhand/gardener/store asistant/kitchen

Huckitta Station, Plenty Highway, Alice Springs. NT 0872

Work on a cattle station is a mixture of jobs, we require some who is willing to give a hand where ever needed be in the stock camp, station store, gardening, kitchen.



Live in Au Pair Job

Darwin, NT

Live with an Australian family and help take care of their beautiful Boy. Board, Meals and weekly money included! A dream role for someone motivated who loves children and loves life.


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Australian money

Tax for working holiday makers.
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Need a visa for Australia
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Need Superannuation Information

If your monthly wage is more than $A450, your employer must contribute an additional sum equal to 9.5% of your wage into a superannuation (pension) account for you. If you entered Australia on an eligible temporary resident visa you can, in most cases, access your contributions when you leave Australia, although the contributions will be taxed.

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