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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



Administration Officer Work for the Dole

Perth, Western Australia

The purpose of this position is to provide administrative support to the Work for the Dole (WfD) Team.



Assistant Accountant

Perth WA

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



Bar Staff

Mt Magnet

Bar Staff needed at the Commercial Hotel, Mt Magnet. Accommodation available. Few weeks to ongoing. approx $16 - 23 ph. Call Elaine on 0427 271 013



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



Morph Team Promo @ HBF Run

Perth CBD

Enthusiastic people of all shapes and sizes wanted! I'm building a Morph Suit army for the HBF Run for a Reason, this Sunday May 28th! You'll be handing out thunder sticks to spectators and generally clowning around from the first race at 6.30am until 10.30am. It's an early start, but you'll be nice and snug in your Morph Suit!

This is always a highlight of the Run, so if you'd like to be a part of a great charity event (and pocket some cash for your efforts), post your interest!



olive picking


manual olive picking 2 to 3 full days then 3 days off. Quality accommodation and hospitality. Some financial assistance but can't pay wages (hobby farm only). 80 kilometres east of Perth, Western Australia on train line.





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




Perth Convention centre

Selling show bags at the upcoming Sexpo show starting this Friday 5/5/17, position is strictly sales and is paid on an hourly rate.



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.



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.



Dream Job Interstate! Keen Backpacker Couples Wanted, Vehicle Supplied! $1000 Pw Gt Plus!


Hello backpacker couples.

Enlighten Press is a children's book publishing company looking for a couple who is mature, fun and great at talking to people to travel Australia.

The ideal couple will be:

- Resourceful and mature
- Travelers are welcome
- Friendly and have a positive attitude
- No sales experience is needed
- We supply a modern vehicle
- This is an easy clean job and you will be free to travel coastal Australia while earning at least $1000 per week per person or $2000 per couple.
- This is not a door-knocking or fundraising job, but a legitimate, highly regarded sales position.
- Why be stuck in the middle of nowhere, when you can see Australia while you work, have the weekends free and go to the beach.
- This is not poorly paid farm or orchard work but an easy way to travel and save money before leaving Australia.

The job -

- You will be travelling Australia, visiting our pre-booked, pre-qualified appointments to schools and kindergartens, who will know you are coming and so no cold calling
- Travelling a pre-booked route, which we have been doing for the last few years
- We pay weekly

What you get-

Excellent money $$$
Modern company L300 van
Apply today and start tomorrow
Travel Australia while you earn

About us

Enlighten Press is a two year old new children’s publishing company experiencing extreme growth. We are a family owned company with an international reputation in the educational sector.

Please note, you have MUST HAVE a manual driving license

Call Nick now on: 0421 543 444. Apply now, immediate start.



EXTREME SPORTS PROMOTION STAFF - Live in Positions available





farm hand/ construction work


Looking for a couple of young men to do some construction and farm work



Japanese translator/deck hand


Require assistance in translating from Japanese to English and minor labor work on a Japanese built boat at Portsmith Warf in Cairns
Accommodation on board



Labouring help required

Magnetic island

In exchange for accomodation and breakfast you will be required to assist me with general labouring duties. I am extending my beach shack and will require help lifting and moving materials.



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.



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.



Property hand

Childers Qld

Live in property hand



Very Personal Assistant

Noosa Heads

Looking for a Very personal Assistant





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!





Assistant Accountant


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




Au Pair

Eastern suburbs of Sydney

Short term Au Pair for eastern suburbs




Casual/wait staff


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




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




Customer Service respresentative needed


I am seeking to employ a customer service representative who is hardworking,can think on his/her feet.
Ability to multi task and be willing to work under pressure.
Job includes interaction with customers hence applicant must have people friendly skills.
Pay is above industry rate to encourage hardworking individuals.
Please make contact for more comprehensive details.




Customer Services: Part-Time, No Experience $65,000.00 - $120,000.00/Year


We are seeking both Entry Level and Experienced Customer Service / Retail Representatives / and Management Representatives. Our firm is Looking for Full Time and Part Time Representatives, and as this is our Busiest Time of Year, we are Opening Seasonal Positions as well.




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




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.




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.




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.




Welder Fabricator

Somersby NSW 2250

Quality Welder Fabricator required


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House keeper

95 Wrights Lane Moriarty Tasmania

One to two meals a day with light cleaning



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




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



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


* First Class Au Pair Opportunities
* Short term (3 to 4 months) and long term (6months) placements available.
*Friendly, supportive, professional families.
*Top locations in Melbourne (Brighton, Sandringham, Malvern, Prahran).
* Help required up to 30 hours weekly.  Competitive pocket money.



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


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



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



Shave your head for $$$$


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



Volunteer Horse Farm Work 1hr from Melbourne - Accomodation, Meals, Wi-Fi provided

Nar Nar Goon North

Volunteer Horse Farm Work - Negotiable Hours. Separate 2 bedroom accommodation, meals, Wi-Fi included in exchange for work on farm. Duties can include: feeding horses, helping build fences, renovations, painting, cleaning - we can tailor the hours and duties around you.



Work in exchange for accommodation - Housekeeper/Cleaner/Grounds/Gardener/Cook

Wandiligong, Victoria, Australia


We are a small holiday park in the gorgeous Alpine town of Wandiligong, Victoria. (3.5 hours drive north of Melbourne). We are 5km from the beautiful town of Bright.

We are looking for workers to help with a variety of jobs in various areas of the business in exh.

(This job is ideally suited to travellers who are looking to see the sights and do some work in exchange for accommodation. This is not a job for someone local looking for a full time rental).

You would be provided with your own private cabin/caravan with cooking facilities and access to an amenities block with a bathroom and laundry.

Jobs would include:
• Gardening
• Mowing
• Weeding
• Pruning
• Raking
• Sweeping
• Cleaning the grounds
• Cleaning accommodation cottages
• Cleaning bathrooms and amenities block
• General cleaning
• Changing linen and making beds
• Painting
• Shopping
• Cooking
• House cleaning
• Other related jobs




Restaurant Staff - Idyllic, tropical location - Tumbling Waters Holiday Park

Tumbling Waters Holiday Park

We have an amazing opportunity for a couple (or 2 people) wishing to live & work in an idyllic, tropical location 25 minutes south of Darwin. Restaurant/Outdoor Cinema.


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