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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


Amateur Models Required

Cockburn Central

Giving Amateur Models the chance to go professional.


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


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.


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


Delivery driver

O'Connor Perth WA

Metropolitan furniture delivery. Small truck. Car license only required.


Experienced Bricklayers


• Attractive rates of pay!!!
Immediate start!
• Permanent contracts available
• 8-10 hour days & 7 days a week work if you want it
• Strong reputable EXPANDING company
• Will Visa Sponsor the successful after a 6-8 week trial
• Earning between $255-$1000 a day UNCAPPED plus superannuation


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 helper


I require a live in helper to do housework and to provide company for my child in the early evenings.


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.


Office Administrator

Bibra Lake

Small business office duties including and not limited to:
Email sending and replying; customer invoice and query follow up; minor office tidying and filing; reception duties and typing.
The role is required between 10am and 2pm, Monday to Friday.


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.




Don't miss this opportunity!!

If you are a young motivated individual who is looking for a job,
want to meet people from all over the world and finance your travels, than you might be the right person for the job...

All you will need is a desire to succeed, we will do the rest.

World leader in the retail market, Zoco management group specializes in marketing through active sales, while using demonstrational concepts.
The successful joint venture between an Australian and a US company, was established in 2001, with a clear vision of establishing a leading retail management corporation for the Australian market. Our operation takes place in over 20 different shopping centres throughout Australia.

*Full paid training provided!
*Full time job (for 12 weeks or more)

*Earn serious money ($600 - $3,000+p/w)

*Accommodation and transportation provided

*Opportunity to work in various company locations Australia wide

*Shopping centres working hours

*Live and work with travellers from all around the globe

*Previous experience is an adventage but not a must..

Let us help you be the best you can be!

Gidi Sommer
HR Manager
Zoco Management

PH 1 300 737 545
Fax 03 9553 5016
Mobile 0402 791 721


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


weekend event hostesses wanted


Immediate starters

Fun and party environment

Different female nationalities working together

We pay as you party!!


weekend job!


the weekends?
Love partying but too broke to go out?



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.


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


Charity Ambassadors Wanted! Great Opportunities, Base Wage+Bonus!


Hi there!

Are you travelling to the sunny city of Brisbane? Looking for a secured, paid position during your stay?

If the answer is 'Ýes' At last your search is over!

The Fundraising People have immediate openings for outgoing, self-motivated individuals that are passionate about face-to-face fundraising. Over the past six years, our team of fundraisers have helped charities raise over $100 million! Make the most out of your stay and come join our family.

Previous fundraising experience is not necessary, but is well appreciated. If you have never done something like this before, do not be frightened! Our staff, with over 50 years of experience combined, will train and guide you through process of becoming a face-to-face fundraiser. You will soon develop your professionalism and learn how to be a high performer.

This position is full-time, Monday through Friday, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Depending on your age, you will be compensated a base rate of $600 to $660 per week, plus any applicable bonuses. There are also opportunities to advance your position and travel all around Australia! For these road trips, we will pay all travel fees and accommodations.

So what are you waiting for? Make the most out of your stay and apply today!

http/ OR reply to this post with your resume and contact details.

Feel Free to check out our


Construction Assistant

Townsville and Charters Towers

Looking for young and keen workmate to start a building project.
Work hard and honest is required.




Wire and fit out 85 units including reception, conference, restaurant and car park. Site in central Townsville city north Queensland PC 4810
Irish travellers on work visa looking for regional work


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!)


Fantastic Job Opportunity!

Queensland, Australia

The Vault on Ruthven is a prestigious Adult Entertainment Nightclub located in Toowoomba, Australia. We can offer International Dancers a chance to come and join us here on a working holiday. Australia is currently experiencing a mining boom and our club is located in the heart of a busy mining hub.

Employment opportunities are available for:

• Topless Waitresses
• Exotic Dancers

These positions have the potential to be extremely rewarding for individuals who are driven and carry a strong work ethic. You could be earning between $3000 - $6000 per week.


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


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 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.




Looking for hard working staff to work as housekeeper/waitress for a resort in Far North Queensland.


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


Nursery Person


Growing of vegetables
supervise grading, packing and distribution


Restaurant staff


Wait, bar and kitchenhand staff required for Outback tourist park and restaurant




Don't miss this opportunity!!

If you are a young motivated individual who is looking for a job,
want to meet people from all over the world and finance your travels, than you might be the right person for the job...

All you will need is a desire to succeed, we will do the rest.

World leader in the retail market, Zoco management group specializes in marketing through active sales, while using demonstrational concepts.
The successful joint venture between an Australian and a US company, was established in 2001, with a clear vision of establishing a leading retail management corporation for the Australian market. Our operation takes place in over 20 different shopping centres throughout Australia.

*Full paid training provided!
*Full time job (for 12 weeks or more)

*Earn serious money ($600 - $3,000+p/w)

*Accommodation and transportation provided

*Opportunity to work in various company locations Australia wide

*Shopping centres working hours

*Live and work with travellers from all around the globe

*Previous experience is an adventage but not a must..

Let us help you be the best you can be!

Gidi Sommer
HR Manager
Zoco Management

PH 1 300 737 545
Fax 03 9553 5016
Mobile 0402 791 721


Senior Hairdresser

Brisbane City

We are a leading Asian hair salon committed to providing only the best for our client base. Our vision is to provide a most personalised and memorable hair service using modern techniques and only the best salon professional products available.


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 .


Strawberry farm shed work and retail

Chambers flat, qld, 4133

Strawberry farm shed work available packing strawberries and retail selling in our road-side farm shop. Good english required and own transport as our property does not have public transport. Accommodation available, second year visa applicable.


Teach English abroad ( in Jakarta or Bogor-Indonesia ) to start July, August and September 2014


EF English First is a world renowned language institution and we now have ten schools in our group and the newest school no 10 in Bogor started in March 2012.
All of the schools are equipped with the latest in teaching aids, materials and educational multi-media technology. For more details regarding our schools, please visit:


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



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 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.


Car Wash Casuals

Parklea NSW

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


Charity Ambassadors Wanted! Great Opportunities, Base Wage+Bonus!

Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, New Zealand

Hi There!
The Fundraising people are a collective group of Charity Ambassadors coming together to raise 1 Billion dollars for some of the worlds most respected charities, were on the look-out for new potential leaders. This could be your opportunity to not only raise money for not for profits but to develop yourself as a professional communicator and travel Australia wide with us for free!
So what is the job exactly?
You'll be working on the sunny streets of Melbourne in teams of 3-4 people, inspiring the public about the wide range of charities we represent, aiming to engage with them to support on an ongoing basis.
We provide you with full time hours from Monday through Friday and invite you to join our experienced team for the next couple of months. Ongoing training is provided and for our successful candidates we offer potential promotional opportunities and sponsorship. How great would it feel to join a community of like-minded difference makers and earn a great wage! On a weekly basis we offer $660* Base wage AND uncapped bonus on performance.

Backpackers and internationals welcome (On Working Holiday Visas)
So what are you waiting for? Apply Today OR reply to this post with your resume and contact details.
Check out our


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


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.


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.



Rockdale SYDNEY

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


Looking for Full and Partime Workers


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


Medical Secretary/Personal Assistant


Medical Secretary Western Sydney




- Parramatta CBD Location
- $21 to $24 per hour plus Commissions
- Fun Work Environment


Polo groom

Scone NSW

Polo groom wanted. 1st August start date. Full time live in position. Previous experience in polo an advantage.
Must ride very well and be very physically fit. Exercise, feed and look after welfare of horses, cleaning of stables, cleaning of truck and tack, riding boots for 8 to 12 horses. Assistance to player on weekends. Family run farm in Scone NSW, 15km from town with separate very nice accommodation. Non smoker. Excellent English required. Drivers license and own car an advantage. 3 month term at a minimum and longer may be possible. Job share available if you have a travelling companion. Mobile Australia +61410336924.


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



surry hills

Need Cash?
Are You: A friendly, reliable female seeking extra money to continue your travels or studies?
Casual work available, immediate start. No experience necessary, training provided.
Students and/or traveller’s welcome and any nationality welcome.
Call 02 9211 8882 after 10am


Wanted Carpenter and builders labourer


wanted carpenter and builders labourer start now.


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


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



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.




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.


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


Farm Work

Mildura - Victoria

Looking for staff to work on a variety of Farms. Hostel Accommodation Available.


Grape farm

Melbourne, Robinvale

Depends on which month. It can be grape picking, trimming grape trees, etc.


Jobs for Backpackers


We are currently hiring for a variety of positions and will be conducting many interviews over the coming weeks. In order to apply for these positions, please fill out a job application form through the iBackpacker recruitment system.

All you have to do is download the iBackpacker app on your phone, fill out the job application form, and indicate which type of jobs you are most interested in! Then we will contact you for interviews depending on what job fields you prefer. Details to download the recruitment app are below.

iTunes download:

Android download:

Cheers and good luck! We hope to receive your job application very soon.


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


vegetable harvest for 2nd year visa


looking for people to help with the winter harvest of broccoli cabbage and cauliflowers, work its not ever day so this position would suit persons who are looking to have their 2nd year visa's signed. Food and accommodation in exchange for labour


vineyard pruning

Lake Hume / Bethanga

Vineyard pruning.


Vineyard pruning

Lake Hume / Bethanga

Pruning Vineyard



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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