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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 RSS and this way we can put you on our system and try and help you keep working whilst you are in Australia, Good luck!!

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Administration Assistant

1/484 Albany Hwy, Victoria Park WA 6100

Answering phone calls in a professional and polite manner; taking accurate messages and transferring calls
Managing email requests from the team
Corresponding with clients via email and written letters as instructed
General office tasks including: photocopying, scanning documents, accurate filing, binding documents, managing the daily post
Ordering office supplies as instructed
Any other general tasks necessary to assist the surveying team in their duties





Chef required for busy country hotel



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



Free Bed and food suit all rounder

Perth hills

We run a small creative recycling buisness based from home we live on 2.5acres in Perth hills with a orchard. Jobs would include house cleaning, gardening, moving furniture, painting, general yard duties.




Wattle grove

Talented Hairdresser



Home helper


Free accommodation near Perth city in return for home help








Live in Nanny/Upair

Perth WA

Couples /friends welcome to apply



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

Burswood, Perth

Extreme Sports Promotion Staff - Live in Positions available



Teenage evening carer

Wilson perth

To be home in evenings with 13 year old to keep accomadation and some food and amenities included.this gives you the opportunity to do day work in perth or see the Fifo mum so i have two on one off and you could do what you like on the one offvweek as well.




East Victoria Park

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our experienced sales team.

Applicants must ideally be:

Confident in speaking to others
Friendly and willing to learn

The position is casual with regular and ongoing shifts.

The position is suitable for short term or long term employment.

Close to public transport.

Good hourly Rate + Commission.





West Perth

 No experience necessary!
 Full product training
 Short terms opportunities
 Paid weekly
 Fun Environment
 OTE $500-$600 p/w




Bar Maid

Monto Qld

Bar maid duties



Bee farm helper

Kilcoy, Queensland

An assistant is needed to help the apiarist to work in the bee farm (National Parks and State Forests in Queensland)



Carbon Fibre Fabricators

Toowoomba, Qld

Making interesting things in carbon fibre.

If you would like to make a variety of interesting components in a rural location, that has everything a city has, then please consider us.



Cleaner/Cook on Outback Cattle Station

North Queensland

If you are someone travelling and wanting to be part of a team of approximately 15 other people, have you accommodation, food and electricity paid for, paid a weekly wage and experience life on an Outback Cattle Station this position would be of interest to you. We are looking for someone who is easygoing and is happy to clean, occasionally cook and garden and help out where needed.



Customer Service Experts Wanted!

South Brisbane

Aida is seeking 5+ Entry Level Direct Sales & Customer Service Representatives who are self-motivated and possess unmatched people skills!



Extreme Sports Promotion Staff - Live in Positions available


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



Farmwork for 2nd WHV


Looking for someone to do causual farm work to start from 9 Oct 2016. Male preferred. Over 168cm height preferred. $18.90/hour plus super.2nd WHV available but have to stay over minimum 88 days. Work involves mainly gardening works. On average 2-3hrs/day, 5days/week including weekend. Hours may go up and down depend on the weather.Accommodation is $50/week and stay in your own room. Electricity is $2/day.Free pick up/drop off at the airport/bus terminal if you don't have your own transportation.2 weeks trial.Must cook for yourselves with most of kitchenware provided.Need to take a bus to town (20mins) for grocery shopping and on return to the farm, you will get picked up free.The job is perfect for someone wants to work in a relaxed environment and to qualify for 2nd WHV. Please describe a bit of yourselves re nationality, age, work experience, when can start etc through your CV.





Outdoor work experience with machinery and tidy habits





Looking for an experienced Barista and Kitchenhand to work at our little coffee shop and also in the service station/cafe in addition. Accommodation is supplied.

A drivers licence would be essential but not necessary.

Work hours can vary from 30 to 50 hours a week (average 38 hours)
We also have a 15 room motel that is operated by Trisha which is joined to the Roadrunner.
Meal is provided whilst you are at work. If you have days off you must supply your own food/meal.
Service station is about a 10 minute walk to the middle of town eg-Woolworths. (This is also the location of the coffee shop)
T shirt supplied for work. Your bottoms can be shorts, jeans, skirt (NEAT and TIDY). Long hair tied back, I dont mind if you wear a cap. Closed toe shoes necessary, no sandles or flip flops. MUST wear CLEAN work clothes EVERY SHIFT!!!
Accommodation provided. Including; own shower, toilet, sink, bed, TV, cupboard and some appliances eg- jug, microwave.
* In Cloncurry VODAPHONE doesnt work here at all. Optus and Telstra is the best option. We have internet, police station, westpac and national bank, foodworks and woolworths, library, 4 pubs, 3 service stations, bowls club, tennis courts, swimming pool, gym, squash and cricket courts, hairdresser, 2 parks, a recreational Dam, Pharmacy and Post office.

We have buses that run from Townsville and Brisbane



Market Stall Staff Wanted


Market Stall Assistant -Casual Position
KinCen,Thai Cuisine, is looking for staff (male preferably as there is some heavy lifting,hot wok etc.)who has experience in ASIAN WOK /STIR FRY to run our market stalls in Brisbane.

Requirements for this role:

*You must be able to work on Weekend (Early Morning)

*You can cook with WOK

*Work includes front of house and cooking

*Hardworking, Reliable, Honest

*You can work under pressure

*Good communicate

*Ability to speak English is mandatory

*You MUST have your own transport.


*Bump-In and Setting Up of market stalls.

*Wok Stir-Fry.

*Delivering high levels of customer service.

*Assisting in food preparation.


*Lifting heavy items like gas bottles, water buckets etc.

*Taking down, bump-out, return to base.

**hourly pay + staff meal**

If this sounds like you and interesting,email your resume to:





We have around 15 Peugeot Cars mainly 307, 406, 407 models both V6 Petrol and Turbo Diesel in need of repair. We require a mechanic with experience in the 9780.Z5 Diagonostics Tools as well as a good working knowledge of Peugeot 406 and 407 Petrol and Diesel cars
We offer a good hourly rate as well as accomodation if required and are prepared to offer Travel costs to the right person



regional hotel seeks barmaid


small regional hotel is seeking a barmaid to start 28th september



Sales Representative

Brisbane CBD


ABOUT US: We are a well established and fastest growing Sales and Marketing Company in Brisbane. Due to recent expansion in the business we are looking for 10 new individuals to come on board and be the face of our clients. What we are looking for is individuals who want to work hard, have fun and make a lot money while doing that. To be successful all you need is a positive attitude, be a team player, be self-motivated, be willing to win and have a drive to succeed.



Seafood process worker

Mooloolaba sunshine coast

Seafood processing work available sunshine coast factory.
September to december.
Day and night shift



Second Year Visa Work - Blueberry


Looking for 15 people to start ASAP, Picking Blueberries in Childers.
Paid contract $2.00 - $5.50 a kg.
Accommodation is $120 a week and Transport is $10 a job (Farmer wants everyone to take bus)
$100 deposit is required on check in.



Strawberry Picking


Looking for 2 backpackers for strawberry picking from now to the end of the season. Will sign 2nd year visa if required.



Strawberry Picking/Packing


URGENT need some workers for either strawberry picking or packing. Most preferably backpackers.



Welder, carpenter and landscape gardener

Winfield QLD

Wanted back packing couple for casual work in exchange for accommodation.



Welder, carpenter and landscape gardener

Winfield QLD

Wanted back packing couple for casual work in exchange for accommodation.



Welder, carpenter and landscape gardener

Winfield QLD

Wanted back packing couple for casual work in exchange for accommodation.





Au Pair Sydney


Au Pair required in Sydney for our 6 and 4 year olds.




Aupair/ Big Sister


Au pair/ big sister needed in Gunnedah nsw 4 and half hours from Sydney. We may not have beaches in Gunnedah but you will definately find long life friends here.
Other aupairs also in town. Minimum 3 month stay. We have had aupairs for 6 years. Our girls love the experience of learning about different countries. We keep in contact regularly with all of our old aupairs as they have become a big part of our family. In fact one is still in town applying for permanent residency.
Must have caring nature, along with their love off art, be creative, love music, sport etc.
We have 3 girls ages 13, 8 and 7. All girls are at school with both schools across the road from our house. Our house is 5 bedrooms so you have your own room with shared bathroom. Help mainly needed before and after school.

We also own and operate a hotel so extra $$ available here and there if interested in waitressing to fill in your day.
Please pm for more details




B&B assistant

Ashby, NSW

Hospitality assistant




Bar and Wait staff

Ivanhoe NSW

Wanted Outback pub want a couple to help run Pub




Bar Maid


We require two barmaids asap
Bar tending / cleaning live in position with free accomodation provided.




Carpenters and Apprentice Carpenters required.

Lennox Head - NSW

Construction of timber and colorbond fences. Home maintenance projects - Decks and Pergolas.





Belmont, Lake Macquarie, Newcastle

Chef/Cook to work mainly evenings, Thursday to Saturday. With some day work, good hours, friendly team. We are located at Belmont Golf Club




Engineering Internship in Sydney - Rush Hiring


Eager to start your internship in Engineering to get local work experience prior to applying for a full time job? You’ve come in the right place! Our company is currently looking for Engineering interns to start this July onwards.




Event Cooks/Kitchen Hands - Sydney Night Noodle Markets!

Hyde Park

We are currently seeking passionate and friendly individuals to be part of our dynamic event team for the Sydney Night Noodle Markets, Hyde Park, Thursday 6th October - Sunday 23rd October 2016.




Exhibitions and Events Labourers

Sydney CBD and greater metro area

General labourers required to assist in construction and dismantle of exhibitions and events




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, 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.




Fruit picking job - Get paid weekly!


The pay rates average at around $700 to $900 per week, ranging from $400 to $3,000 per week depending on your performance, doing different types of work like Cherry picking, Stone fruit picking and more!

Plus! You can get your 2nd holiday working visa.




Fun, Friendly & Fearless People Wanted!

71 Balfour st chippendale 2008

Fun,Friendly & Fearless People Wanted!

Do people often use the word “fun” to describe you?
Are you considered the life of the party?
Do you have the ability to talk and interact with just about anyone?

If you fill the above criteria, we want you!

Come join Rush in Sydney! You will start in entry level sales, where you will have the chance to talk to people on a daily basis and show off that out going personality of yours.

We’ll provide:
• A supportive and FUN team environment
• Friendly team competitions with excellent prizes!
• Weekly crew nights (can you beat your manager at pool?)
• Generous comms and incentives
• Earnings paid weekly
• Career progression for the more ambitious
• Immediate starts available
• Full product training and ongoing support

No experience is necessary but customer service skills may be seen as an advantage. The most important thing is that you love to have fun and can provide a positive attitude every day! If that sounds like you then apply today!

Successful applicants will




gardener with experience and or horticultural studies

North shore gardens

Person with experience as a gardener and or horticultural studies to work for a small gardening business
good environment, casual hours suitable for a person who enjoys gardening and has experience and does not need to work long hours. dedicated person and passionate is important
north shore gardens senior gardens, occupational therapist with horticultural studies may apply




General Labourers For Meat Processing Plant

Inverell NSW 2360

Seeking Casual workers for a range of positions at a busy beef abattoir (meat processing plant) in Inverell NSW.
Second visa eligible
$23/ hour




Grain harvest staff

Northern nsw Southern qld

Experienced farm hand required for upcoming grain harvest in October November




Handyman/grounds keeper

South West Rocks NSW Australia

Temporary work on Island Property, half way between Sydney & Brisbane. Free camping available, great fishing, swimming, swim with the Dolphins, snorkelling, crabbing & oyster collecting. Free boat pick up & return from South West Rocks. Help around the property. Toilets available, You will need a shower solar bag & camping gear plus food etc as there are no shops on the Island. Only persons of good character need apply, no smokers or drugs as we live in a clean safe environment & like it that way! Contact Debra 0432300021 or my email bookings essential to arrange boat pick up. Position from 7th September 2016




Native speakers of Australian English required for voice recording


Appen is currently conducting a very urgent project collecting Australian English speech.




Private Carer for gentleman: Sydney CBD : 3 shifts from 14 Sep 16

Sydney CBD

We are a busy professional couple looking for a carer for my husband. Options of 3 shift times are available for 3 different staff. Available to do interviews in Darwin in person before 12 September, otherwise interviews via Skype. Start date is 15 Sept 2016. Email CV




Regional Hotel Seeks Barmaid


barmaid to work in small regional hotel.




Regional Operations/Venture Development Intern - Sydney


- Support Quandoo's operation matters




Studio assistant

East Sydney

Picture framing studio assistant, general cleaning up, handling art work, packaging




Telephoning Potential Conference Delegates

Bondi Junction

Work in Bondi Junction and telephone potential conference delegates to high end professional conferences. $25 ph + super + unlimited commission.











Urgent Opportunity for an Engineering Intern


If you are good at calculating all angles and good with figures but definitely not an accountant, then this Engineering firm would love to have you intern with them.




URGENT Part time Youth Positions This Week.

Sydney 2000 NSW

An immediate start will be required, and availability for day, afternoon and night shift across both weekdays and weekends will be essential.




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.




Weekend Full OR Part time Positions Available.

Sydney 2000 NSW

This is a dream part-time role where the hours give you that ideal work-life balance for your skills.




Weekend Part time Day/Night Work For All.

Sydney 2000 NSW

The work days of the week and work hours each day are flexible.




Au Pair / Nanny


Looking for a kind and caring live in Au Pair.



Backpackers Needed For Strawberry Planting

McLaren Vale

Planting Strawberries Contract Work



bar/waiting staff

ceduna s.a

bar and waiting staff required



Landscaping Labour

Adelaide Metropolitan Area on Multiple Sites

Own transport is required to site, working 7:00am to 3:30pm Monday to Friday.
Applicants must be fit for work and on current working visa.
Payment by EFT to bank account.



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

Glenelg, Adelaide

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




Cherry Packers/Sorters

Castle Forbes Bay, Huon Valley, Tasmania

Cherry packers/sorters required for harvest season



Cherry Picker

Castle Forbes Bay/Lucaston, Huon Valley, Tasmania

Casual cherry pickers required for harvest season



Looking for employees in Tasmania Casual or full time

Hobart Tasmania

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




Appointment Setters


$25 per hour
6 month work
full time hours



Bar / waitress (Meals & Accom included)

Nhill Victoria

Job entails serving customers drinks and nibbles/taking meal orders/operating a cash register/some waitressing/accommodation bookings.
On the job training will be supplied as or if required.
Minimum employment period of one month-longer if so desired.



Bar or Housekeeping - Work for Accommodation

Melbourne CBD

20 hours work in either our on site bar or in our hostel housekeeping in exchange for work for accommodation.

BAR: RSA is required and you must stay minimum 4 weeks.
HK: Minimum 2 weeks





cellar door seeking a sales person passionate by wine



Client Relations/Accounts Manager - Charities


A part time position for you to manage the relationships of our various clients.



Demi Chef fine dining restaurant


second of kitchen

fine dining restaurant



Demi Pair - babysitting in exchange for accomodation


Work up to 20 hours per week, looking after 1 child, in exchange of full board (accommodation+meals)
Girls only
Needs references and able to commit until mid December



F2F Fundraising Team Leader


Promote some amazing charities with the team of fundraisers you lead and mentor.



F2F/Street Fundraisers


Help promote various, respected charities, and sign up new supporters. Love your work



Holiday Farm - Family Property - Great Ocean Road

Great Ocean Road, Victoria

Looking for hard working people who have a gentle / kind character and want to have some fun around the camp fire in the evening;
to work with me for a 3 day weekend clearing a section of bush land on my small farm.



Horse Person

Northern Victoria Benalla

Person to work on large pony stud,usual duties stables,showing,drivers licence,handling young stock.
Some experience needed





We have work from Aug to May



Live-in Gardener/Housekeeper Couple

Taggerty, Victoria 3714

Would you like a change of pace? How about some stress-free country-living in a creekside bluestone cottage in
exchange for part-time work?

We need a live-in Gardener/Housekeeper couple at Kingbilli, a 200 acre llama-breeding & eco-tourism property on the banks of the Little River at Taggerty, 90 mins NE of Melbourne in Victoria's Central Highlands.

Home to 200 species of native wildlife, Kingbilli provides a real environmental close-up & a relaxed country lifestyle.



Looking for full or casual employees for Victoria

Melbourne Victoria

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



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

North London

Extreme Sports promotions staff - Live in Positions available



Professional Home Cleaner

Mornington Peninsula

Professional Home Cleaning - Be Apart of a Winning Team



Remedial Massage Therapist/Myotherapist

Port Fairy

Casual Remedial massage therapist/myotherapist position available.



Resident (volunteer) Gardener/Housekeeper couple

Taggerty, Victoria

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.



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.



Taking great Instagram shots second nature to you?

Worldwide - work remotely

Are you a backpacker or an avid traveller? Do you have a great Instagram account because you take awesome photos? Is taking great Instagram shots second nature to you? Are you in Australia? planning to hit the beaches in Asia? the slopes in Japan? or even heading home to wet SW Wales? Wherever your destination, this little job could be right up your alley

And we want to talk to you!



Vegetable pickers needed

Walpa, Victoria

harvesting variety of vegetables such as broccoli, cauliflower, cos lettuce, etc and other farm work such as planting, cleaning, weeding, packing, etc


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