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Welcome to the Job Board search page for Backpackers

Hi please have a browse around Workstays search page for casual work and jobs for Backpackers, Students and working holiday visa holders in Australia, even if you are migrating to Australia and seeking permanent work. We can help you, with our extensive list of job contacts, we may have a job that suits your needs and we can help you enjoy your stay in Australia.

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 popin 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!!

Looking for casual work in a particular state try these NSW, WA, SA, NT, VIC, Tassie. Queensland


Bar Staff Mandurah


We are seeking an experienced Bar Person/s with a current Work Permit, preferably Irish or British travellers. An RSA will be required. Murphy’s is situated on the Waterfront in Mandurah and accessible by train with a shuttle bus to the door. Website: If you would like more information please phone Peta on 08 9535 2666


Bar/Wait Staff


Casual Position for busy tavern in High Wycombe Night and weekend Shifts availble


Bar/Wait Staff


Do you want to be a part of the team behind Perth's award winning bar and restaurant? We're looking to fill the following positions... Bar/Wait Staff ,Door Hostess and a 3rd - 4th Year Apprentice Chef


Barista/all rounder

Wembley, WA

Casual 30+ hrs All rounder with minimum 1 yr barista experience. Available for early shifts during the week 630am & weekend shifts at 8am.


Cafe Assistant

Melville Perth

Cafe assistant


Casual Food & Beverage Attendants.

East Fremantle

Tradewinds Hotel – East Fremantle is looking for Casual Food & Beverage Attendants. If you are enthusiastic, have common sense and a pleasant disposition and strive to take care of customers the way you would like to be looked after. – Then you need to be part of our team. We have a variety of shifts, including day shifts. Previous experience, RSA certificate and a Police clearance is required.




**Immediate Start**
Looking for a fully qualified hairdresser for full-time or part-time casual employment


Casual Waiter

Claremont Perth

Days Only


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


Fulltime and Casual Bar & Wait Staff

South Perth

Coco's Restaurant and The Bellhouse Seafood Cafe, is currently looking for new talent for their busy, fast paced restaurant team. Opportunities are currently available for individuals that are disciplined, highly motivated, self driven and career minded.


Hospitality work


Working in Northham country pub Duties Serving cleaning cooking


Live in Nanny

Mid West WA (Mount Magnet & Geraldton)

NANNY Young female sought for live in position with family with 2 boys, 3 and 4 years old for approximately 6 weeks. Good opportunity to save as meals and accommodation supplied plus a weekly wage. Also a chance to experience outback life.




Roles (available between September 2014 and March 2015)
Pinnacles Holiday Park requires reliable, experienced and immaculately presented workers to join our friendly team who can work in the café (kitchen and wait staff); reception (front desk and gift shop); housekeeping (cabins, amenities and ablutions); and grounds (gardening, waste management, maintenance).

Commitment & Remuneration
• Minimum 8 week commitment required – potential extension available, based on performance
• Must demonstrate eligibility to work in Australia e.g. working holiday visa
• Free shared accommodation available (maximum 2 workers per large onsite van)
• Minimum 16 hours per week (4 x 4 hr shifts) *Much more during peak periods
• Wage paid weekly as per national rates - Hospitality Industry (General) Award 2010


Receptionist for a Backpackers

Northbridge Perth

Governor Robinsons are looking for 2 Backpackers /Travellers to help look after the front desk of our small hostel covering all duties, from booking customers in to making them fill at home. Work for accommodation (3hrs per day)


Receptionist for Shiralee hostel

Northbridge perth

Receptionist to work behind the counter helping with booking in guests and general duties around the hostel ideal for a couple of single traveller.


Volunteer Work 2nd Year Visa

Brookton WA

Gain 2nd Year visa working at our Dog Boarding and breeding hobby farm


Wanted Housekeepers, Barmaids, All rounders,Cooks

Clermont Qld

we are looking for housekeepers, barmaids, all rounders,and people with cooking experience to work in our hotel


Woofer Type Work

Southwest of Perth

Governor Robinson Hostel are looking for some workers to help out on our organic cattle farm in the South West of WA the work would be general duties in and around our farm.



2 People for Olive Tree Prunning

Kimbri, Rydal/Hampton Rd Rydal NSW 2075

I operate a small (1000 tree) olive grove at Rydal (near Lithgow) NSW and have a need for two unskilled pruners for a week in the week beginning 8 July 2013. I can provide accommodation and meals and a reasonable hourly rate. I would work with them. The job would involve pruning trees, picking up and burning the prunings. I would be able to interview applicants in Sydney.


2nd year visa work on horse property


We are offering a single position on our 160 acre horse farm. Must have horse experience.


Au Pair


Au Pair Housekeeper Brisbane $300/week including food and board


carpenter / builder

Moffat Beach, Sunshine Coast, Queensland.

carpenter / construction worker for small residential project. 3 mths for the right person. time off for surfing, etc.


Cattle Farm work Townsville area

Niall Station Charters Towers

We run a cattle property in north queensland west of Townsville, great large house supplied, general cleaning, mowing and cattle work will be required


Family looking for great healthy cook

Currumbin Valley Gold Coast

Family looking for great healthy cook who will prepare juices and meals for family of 4 throughout the week- along with some organic gardening of our vegetable gardens. Must have experience in vegetarian and raw foods, friendly, honest and hard working, reliable. Meals will be required to follow healthy living principles for cancer recoverer who is following the Gerson Therapy (this will be explained and taught).Some light house cleaning and gardening also. Hours will depend on skills but generally we need someone to prepare daily juices throughout the day, healthy organic fresh meals and tend garden and suspect that this would be 4-6 hours a day 5 days a week. Pay negotiable based on skill We live in Currumbin Valley (10 min drive from the stunning beaches of the Gold Coast!)


Farm help for Cattle property SW QLD

Moonie Qld

Looking for someone who would like to experience life with a farming family and help on our cattle property near Moonie, 1 hour north of Goondiwindi, Qld.


General household cleaning and gardening

Longreach area

General cleaning and gardening on outback station




Love photography, swimming, and fishing? Then you will love working on this picturesque cattle property in North Queensland. Looking a a dynamic lady to assist in teaching a grade 2 student. First hand look at Distance Education. Single female accommodation available separate from main house. All meals provided with the family. Power and Internet free and a wage.


Great Money, Accom, Fun, Awesome People – you get it all with this job!

15 Locations across Australia

Retail Sales/Consumer Product. We are looking for fun, hard working and enthusiastic people to join our team to sell a very cool product in shopping centres around Aust over the Xmas period (Mid Nov – End Dec). With the Xmas frenzy, and you selling a very unique product there is a brilliant opportunity to make loads of money in a very short time. As Xmas gets closer your earning potential skyrockets! We offer a minimum of $800 p/w with your uncapped earning potential getting to as much as $3000 per week.


Groom for team of showjumping horses.


Groom for team of showjumping horses. Job available for 3 months travelling thru out Qld, grooming a team of showjumping horses at shows. Experience and competent with horses is necessary. Food and Accommodation provided + $100 per week. Starts soon as possible.


Horse Farm job, 2nd year visa


Join our Team and help training and handling horses. Family environment


Horse Rider / Groom

Goulburn NSW

A position is avaialable for a Groom/rider on a farm 160 KM's south of Sydney. Horse experience is a must. Riding is optional.


Housekeeping Supervisor


A fantastic opportunity for an experienced housekeeping professional working in a luxury resort in the Whitsunday Islands.


Lead Generator


The job consists of Front line Lead Generation. Working in a team enviroment, with the ability to earn between $200 - $1500 a week and more.


Live and Work on the Great Barrier Reef

Great Keppel Island, Great Barrier Reef

Position 1 - Great Keppel Island Want to experience living on an Island on the Great Barrier Reef - spend your spare time snorkelling, swimming, bush walking or simply enjoying a beautiful pristine Island. Backpackers required for 2 - 4 week periods (may be extended by mutual agreement) - 4 hours of work per day, six days per week in exchange for accommodation and meals. Any hours in excess of the 4 hours will be paid. Variety of work available - housekeeping, kitchen work, minor maintenance, gardening, basic clerical. Daily ferry to and from the Island. Position 2 - Food and Beverage Attendant - Keppel Haven Food and Beverage attendant required - Keppel Haven, Great Keppel Island. Position involves serving alcohol, food and making coffees. Must have barista experience. RSA required for bar work. Live-in position. Guaranteed minimum - 16 hours per week.


Motel/Restaurant Staff required

Clermont, Queensland

4 star motel & restaurant requires restaurant staff. Duties to include waiting tables, serving drinks, kitchen prep, reception duties, cleaning plus other duties as required


Motor Cycle Deliverers

Springwood Qld 4127

Short Job Description
Wanted deliverers to deliver advertising material into post boxes - Brisbane South-Must have 125 cc License current - award wages negotiable - Male or female.
Long Job Description
Contact Name
Brian Mitchell or Vanessa
Contact Phone
07 3804 3458
Contact Email
Closing Date for Job
Date of Job Posting
Springwood Qld 4127
Length of Employment
To suit
Must have 125 cc Motorcycle licence or better
Not necessary


Motor Cycle Deliverers

Springwood Qld 4127

Short Job Description
Wanted deliverers to deliver advertising material into post boxes - Brisbane South-Must have 125 cc License current - award wages negotiable - Male or female.
Long Job Description
Contact Name
Brian Mitchell or Vanessa
Contact Phone
07 3804 3458
Contact Email
Closing Date for Job
Date of Job Posting
Springwood Qld 4127
Length of Employment
To suit
Must have 125 cc Motorcycle licence or better
Not necessary


Part Time Photographic Models

Springwood Qld 4127

Photographic models for leaflet and catalogue work. Some on location some studio. Rates depend on client budget but negotiated before shoot. Work availability depends on current projects. Model release essential. Wardrobe varies depending on project. If interested contact us for current projects . Experience not necessary. Rates negotiable. Experienced professional photographer.


Qualified Chefs for Resort Island

North Queensland

Chefs on the Run require Qualified Chefs on a Queensland Resort Island for a two month stint.
starting ASAP


Shop assistants


to help at weekends in clothing section


stablehand for general horse stud


Thoroughbred Stud one hour from Brisbane requires a stablehand for general horse stud duties.Horse experience is preferable but not essential. Immediate start. Accommodation available please contact at or phone .


Tomato Picking

Bundaberg Queensland

Picking grape, cherry, roma tomatoes. Work is paid by the bucket at $4.60 gross. Accommadation and transport can be provided if required, Start right now. start early in the morning and finish around 1pm... work available 7days


Tree Climbing and Looping Jobs available

Cairns and Port Duglas

MPDT is currently looking for staff, particularly from the UK with tree climbing and lopping experience. In and around the cairns and port douglas area and our industry is great for time on visa. please call for further queries






Work for accomodation Mission Beach

Mission Beach

Cleaning/Gardening work in exchange for accomodation.There is plenty of time to enjoy beautiful ocean views or stroll on the close by beach. Take a dip in the ocean or in the adjacent swimming pool. I speak English and German and can advise about near by atractions or work opportunyties. looking for someone wanting to stay approx 7 days



100 Cherry Pickers Wanted

Stoney Point Leeton NSW

Looking for 100 people to do cherrys picking work starting end of oct. 2012.


Backpacker wanted

Coonabarabran NSW

I am from Coonabarabran which is in Central Western NSW about an 2 hours drive north of Dubbo. I am looking for a backpacker who needs to do the 3 months work in a rural area. I lease some land up here and run some cattle and grow some small crops. I was thinking of hiring a backpacker to help me for 3-4 months. It would be live in town with myself in a 4 bedroom house so would prefer a female.


Bar Staff

Narrabri nsw

Female barstaff for a country pub in narrabri nsw. Must have rsa and rcg nsw and drivers licence. 600 a week with free acoomodation


Bar Work

Sydney NSW

We are currently on the look-out! Professional Bar & wait staff are required for this busy CBD restaurant. Personality Essential! Experience preferrred. Join our hard-working team in this iconic Sydney venue. Flexible shifts available in this 7-day a week operation.



boggabri nsw

major domestic renovation on fencing,stockwork on farm.keep plus small nsw.bathurst,boggabri,inverell


Car Wash Casuals

Parklea NSW

Great outdoor work at vibrant modern CarWash Cafe. Award pay and good hours.


Carpenters - Commercial - Regular work

Sydney CBD

Experienced carpenters required for upcoming work in Sydney - Long term opportunities and excellent rates of pay


CASH Jobs, Part-time or Fulltime Positions.


Work as many or little hours as u like, No cost.


CASH Paying Jobs, Apply Immediately.

Sydney 2000 NSW

Work as many or little hrs as u like, No cost.


Coaches wanted for the Spring School Break


Coaches wanted for the Spring School Holidays 2011 for children’s sports clinics in various locations throughout Sydney


DAILY Cash Pay, Ft and Pt Staff Required.


Work as many or little hours as u like, No cost.


Experienced motor mechanics required


Our client requires experienced motor mechanics to work for their professional well established organisation in Sydney.


Farm Work (Tractor Operators)

Bonnie View Moree NSW

Would you like to work for Prospect Downs Farming Co? We are looking for tractor operators for sowing our summer crops and for helping with the upcoming harvest, for November


Gardening @ Murrumbateman NSW

Murrumbateman NSW

The work involves clearing an area of overgrown grass, leveling an area to prepare for garden paths, clearing overgrown water feature, (may need to stand in water)and generally assist with mulching and general maintenance.


Greenpeace Frontline Street Fundraiser


Make friends. Make money. Make a difference! Hourly Rate + Bonuses + Super!


Horse Groom/Rider

Goulburn NSW

A position is avaialable for a Groom/rider on a farm 160 KM's south of Sydney. Horse experience is a must. Riding is optional.


Horse Stud

Upper Hunter

A position is available to assist on a horse stud.
The job will be working and caring for mares and foals feeding, mucking out etc.
We provide share accommodation.
The position is for immediate start.



Rockdale SYDNEY

Hostesses Attractive Ladies required for 5 Star Retreat. We are looking for fun & outgoing girls seeking an enjoyable and motivational Environment.


Immediate Start | Appointment Setting | Backpackers and Working Holiday Visa's welcome


SUNSOURCE ENERGY is one of Australia’s fastest growing solar installation companies now with new office in Sydney CBD

We are looking for ten enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our professional Lead Generation team, servicing all areas of SYDNEY!!

*No Sales Experience Necessary
*Just Excellent Communication Skills
* Full training and ongoing support
* Uniforms provided
* No selling required! Appointment setting only!
* No vehicle required
* Weekly pay
* Located close to Sydney central station
*Jobs for Backpackers and Working Holiday Visa's welcome

What we offer:
Attractive remuneration package including,
* Guaranteed weekly retainer $400
* $50 per appointment
* Bonuses and incentives
* Top performers earn $1,600 - $2,000 per week

We have limited opportunities available text “sunsource” to 0431285746 to arrange an interview for an IMMEDIATE START


Labourers - Immediate Start - Regular Work

Sydney CBD

Seeking skilled labourers for work starting immediately in Sydney and surrounding areas. Regular work and excellent rates.


Live in Carer

Moree 2400

Live in Carer Moree district nursing or aged care experience an advantage. Own room , full board, weekly wage is negotiable. Start ASAP. Will meet 2nd year visa requirements.


Looking for Full and Partime Workers


If you would like to post a job on WorkStay. Please contact us or go to Employers NSW


Offer Part/Time CASH Job, Immediate Start.


Work as many or little hrs as u like, No cost.


Rainforest Regen in Byron Hinterland

Byron bay

We have a position available for a traveller to undertake rainforest regeneration work in exchange for accommodation in our cool 60s renovated caravan. We have a 48 acre property with waterholes, creeks and beautiful rainforest. We are pretty hands on, so you will mostly be working we one of us. Idyllic setting with lifts to Byron available - we are only 10 minutes away.


REQUIRED PT & FT Staff To Start This WEEK.


Work as many or little hours as u like, No cost.


The Perisher Manor Hotel (snow season)

Perisher Valley NSW

The Perisher Manor Hotel are inviting applicants to fill the following positions for the coming 2009 winter snow season. *Head Chef *Chefs *Edge Cafe/Bar Supervisor *Base 1720 Bar & Restaurant Supervisor *Pub Family Food Court Supervisor *Housekeeping Supervisor *Cocktail Bar Attendant/s *Food & Beverage Attendant/s (Rest & Bars) *Housekeeping Room Attendant/s *Front Office Receptionist/s *Night Auditor *Kitchen hand/s *Maintenance/Cleaner


Urgent CASH Vacancies For High Paying Job.


Work as many or little hours as u like, No cost.


URGENT Part Time Cash Job (Weekend Job)


Earn Easily $400 To $500 Extra Per Day.
Totally Free To Join & Suitable For All.


URGENT Part/Time CASH Jobs, Start Today.


Work as many or little hours as u like, No cost.


URGENT Staff Wanted To Start This WEEKEND.


Work as many or little hours as u like, No cost.


Want To Have Fun & Earn Money?

Sydney CBD

Are you looking to meet new people, earn money and have fun at the same time?

We are currently looking for fun, outgoing and hardworking individuals to join our direct sales and marketing team.

We offer

No experience necessary
Immediate start
Opportunity to chose when you work
Amazing travel opportunities both interstate and overseas
Stress free, fun, young working environment

If you think you are fun outgoing and able to work hard then apply now.

Text work to 0401652508 or apply via the link below.

Don't miss out.


Wanted Carpenter and builders labourer


wanted carpenter and builders labourer start now.


Weekend Part/Time CASH Job, Apply Today.

Sydney 2000 NSW

Work as many or little hours as u like, No cost


WEEKEND Part/Time CASH Job, Start Today.


Work as many or little hours as u like, No cost.


WEEKLY Ft & Pt Cash Jobs, Staff Required.


Work as many or little hours as u like, No cost.


WEEKLY Pt & Ft Staff Wanted, Great Pay.


Work as many or little hrs as u like, No cost.


Workers to pick and pack Tomatoes

Pheasant Nest Sydney

Tomatoe growers looking for casual workers to help pick and pack our produce. For the right applicates we can supply accommodation .



Cook / Chef


Busy hotel in the Copper Coast region requires a Casual Cook / Chef. Hours will be 16 to 20 per week and will be over variable shifts. Experience is essential. Award rates will apply and in accordance with relevant experience. To apply please email your current resume along with at least 2 work related referees


Grape Pruner

Woodside Adelaide Hills

Tiers Road Vineyard is a small boutique winery. We have 6 acres of vines to prune urgently.


Looking for casual or full time workers in South Australia

South Australia

If you would like to post a Job, please go to menu bar, Employers, South Australia and fill in the form this will put your job vacany on our website. If you have problems doing this please contact us


Security Officers

SA- Freeling

Seeking Qualified Security officers to join respected security northern regional company. You will need to be fully licenced in S all aspects of security. You will be required to work all over the Barossa Valley region option to work at Murray Bridge and The Riverland Successful applicants will be required to have thier own reliable transport and be available for on Call Duties at short notice. Employment Times will be negotiated with the employer and will realate to work available at time of duty. Pay rate Security Officers Award SA. email resumes that meet all Security requriements to



Casual Workers for Exchange Accommodation

Swansea Tasmania

This opportunity is an amazing chance to experience the East Coast of Tasmania
We are offering full accommodation for 2 x 8 hrs work (on weekends)
The work would include help in the gardens and motel cleaning
Paid work would be an option to the appropriate applicants
The accommodation is a one/two bedroom unit attached to reception building and would suit travelling couples or two will be considered as this is an isolated coastline.
offer is on a month to month basis unless extensions are given
The property is south of Swansea on Tasmania's East Coast
1 hr 30 mins from Hobart or Launceston
Preference will be given to applicants that have motel / hotel cleaning experience and /or gardening background and their own transport
To apply please first send a presentable photo of yourself/ves to
my email any CV that you have
We have had previous travellers stay and have all enjoyed the experience
and can supply applicants with contacts to confirm.
Look forward to your responses
Manager ( Hamptons On the Bay)



Central Hobart Tasmania Australia

general cleaning in backpacker


Looking for employees in Tasmania Casual or full time

Hobart Tasmania

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



AuPair/Household Assistant

Geelong CBD Victoria

We are a busy family living on a sheep stud/farm, 10 min from Geelong CBD. We are looking for a fun loving, energetic, hassle free person who is responsible, well ordered and a self starter to assist with the running of our house. We have 3 children, 2 of which are at school, the youngest is 20 months. Depending upon the applicant we shall assist with farm work requirements for second year visa.


Bar staff

39-41 Victoria street Nhill Victoria

Located 1/2 way between Melbourne and Adelaide on the Western highway at the edge of the little desert national park In the Hindmarsh Shire Region of Victoria.
The regulars are friendly as is the town.
Would be Ideal for Backpackers.
On the job training will be supplied as required.
Duties will include bar work and some waitressing.
Train and Buses stop regularly very close to the Hotel.

You will be guaranteed a minimum of 30 Hours per week.
Meals and Private accommodation on site included (7 days a week).

Please included photo with application.
Enquiries contact Mick 0408 104 884


Bar staff required (Meals & Accom included)

Nhill Victoria

Duties will include bar work and some waitressing. You will be guaranteed 30 hours a week minimum.




Need experienced Bartenders with current RSA Certificate (no Statement of Attainments) for casual day festival work.


Chefs,Cooks and Kitchenhands wanted for Ski Resort

Falls Creek Victoria

We are looking for Chefs,cooks and kitchen hands for our restaurant at Falls Creek Ski Resort, on a casual basis for the rest of the Ski season approx October Please contact us if you are interested.


Dairy Farm Assistant

Albury / Wodonga

This dairy farm in the Kiewa Valley requires an assistant. Duties will include milking the cows in a modern rotary dairy.........


Farm Nanny needed ASAP


Hi there,

We are looking for a female nanny, who speaks fluent English to look after our two children on our horse farm in Victoria. The position is for preferably 3 months and starts 23rd July (slightly flexible start date to accommodate) and we can also provide you with a second year visa. The job includes: feeding, changing and playing with the children,small household chores and our current nanny enjoys cooking and baking and makes the whole family meals but that is optional. We live next to a town which you can visit on your days off if you wish as there are lots of shops, bars and cafes.

In return for looking after the children your wage will be your food allowance, accommodation, a car if you can drive and a quad bike if not.

We welcome any questions


Like to work in a hostel

Apollo Bay Victoria

General hostel duties 2 hrs a day for free accommodation & breakfast plus free use of internet ,bikes, surfboards etc. Min 1 mth required


Looking for full or casual employees for Victoria

Melbourne Victoria

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


mango picking in Darwin


Mango picking


Massage Therapists

North Melbourne (City near Victoria Market) and Springvale

Massage Therapist wanted to join our fast growing, fun and professional team. Full time/part time/casual/contract positions available




Do you have fantastic sales skills but not seeing financial reward for your sales results?
Do you want a better work/life balance?
Are you saving for a holiday/car/house and want to make BIG money whilst utilizing your outgoing personality and sales skills?

If you answered YES to any of those questions then this job is for you!!

Certica is currently offering assignments and engaging contractors on behalf of Fieldstar services.
Fieldstar Services is a young and dynamic sales and marketing company who prides themselves on having an amazing CULTURE. They currently operate in QLD, NSW, SA & VIC, and is the perfect company to further your career with all of the National and State Sales Managers in the company starting as Sales Reps themselves. This is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door!


Silage harvest


Exp operators required for upcoming silage season operating self propelled forage harvesters,tracter drivers and heavy rigid trucks



Looking for Full and Partime Workers



Need two Casual Worker Darwin


We are moving houses this coming Monday (within Darwin) and need two strong men to help - it will be about half a day's work, and we will pay $30 cash per hour, per person.


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