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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


A Letterbox Dropper in Mandurah


Wednesday 4th Feb

We need 4 or 5 people for to deliver in Mandurah (Suburbs are : Dudley Park, Hall's Head, Central Mandurah)

Work between 1 and 4 hours.
Pay is based on $120 per 1000 flyers delivered (approx. $30 per hour)


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


Chef or Cook Wanted – The most unique opportunity you will find!

New Norcia

We are currently seeking an experienced Cook or Chef for a unique position working in one of WA’s most historical towns. This role will see you preparing food for the hotel restaurant and guest house as well as cooking for 11 Monks. This position is for 6 weeks with the possibility of an extra 2 weeks.


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



1047 Magenta Rd, Newdegate, WA

Cook//cleaner required to cook lunches and dinners, clean rooms and do washing for small team of men.


Farmhand wanted


Farmhand wanted for family run wheat and sheep farm 300 kms from Perth ASAP


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.


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.


Spa Therapist for 5 Star Resort


We are currently recruiting for a talented and client service focused Massage Therapist on a part-time to full-time basis. The Massage Therapist is responsible for providing a range of relaxation treatments to local, interstate and international guests and to ensure they receive treatments and service that are unique and surpass any other establishment within the region.


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 Days of gardening work


I need some work done in my garden, weeding, poicking up fallen branches, mowing etc.


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.


Backpacker Required

Mitchell Queensland

Seeking backpacker for rural cattle property south west Queensland. Duties include gardening, feeding animals and general property maintenance as required. Horse riding if interested. Board and meals included in payment for work.


Bar person and Chef

Cape Tribulation

We are looking for a bar person RSA equipped and preferably with ABN and or Chef or cook capable of Breakfast and pizza making .We have paid hours at $22/hr less hours for accom and 2 meals/day.


Bar Staff

Sapphire Gemfields

Experienced Bar Staff Required


Casual Photographic Models

Brisbane & surrounds- Springwood based

Chance to earn some extra cash photographic modelling. Subject to test shoot or current portfolio.


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


Chef/Cook Outback Cattle Station

Julia Creek



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 Hand

North Queensland

We are looking for staff for general farm duties, animal care and some hospitality work.


Farm worker

50kl west of mackay

Required for spraying weeds and general farm maintenance work


gardener/farm help




General Gardner/Cleaner

Far North Queensland

Want to experience living in a tropical rainforest enviroment. Spend your spare time bush walking, spotlighting or simply enjoying a beautiful pristine property. 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. Variety of work available - housekeeping, kitchen work, minor maintenance, gardening, dog walking. Would suit either one or two helpers.


General Gardner/Cleaner

Far North Queensland

Want to experience living in a tropical rainforest enviroment. Spend your spare time bush walking, spotlighting or simply enjoying a beautiful pristine property. 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. Variety of work available - housekeeping, kitchen work, minor maintenance, gardening, dog walking. Would suit either one or two helpers.


Groom for Showjumping Eventing Stable

Kings Siding via Toowoomba

Experienced horse person required for a grooms position at a competition stable.


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.


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.


Looking for a working hostel manager


Here is a working hostel located in Bundaberg, looking for an assistant to help managing the hostel.
Position: 1-2
The job duties are as following:
- Reception
-Room Cleaning
-Driving the car to the farm to pick up the workers


Looking for farm workers in Bundaberg


Farm Job
Picking Lemon $180 per bin
with tax and superannuation

Working days and farm day off both count as second visa day

Everyday work except raining or fruits are too small

Need to stay in working hostel
Rent is $180 per week with free wifi and transportation fee is included
Deposit is 180, you need to notice the hostel and farm 2 week before you leave.


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


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 .


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


Want to WORK and TRAVEL?

South Brisbane

Looking for a meaningful and rewarding role, where you can bring your sales experience to an ethical sales and marketing company? We have the role for you.


Woofer Qualifer 2nd year visa

Daintree Rainforrest Cape Tribulation

Maintaining Gardens in Beautiful Daintree Rainforrest Cape Tribulation. 4 hrs /per day =accom ,break & dinner.


wwoofing for 2nd year visa


wwoofers required for 88 days farm stay near cairns qld all accomodation and meals provided we sighn 7 days a week of visas



(Multiple Openings) Cash Paying Positions.


Work locally (60mins or 2hrs) per day easily.


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.


CASH Vacancies For High Paying Positions.

Sydney 2000 NSW

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


Chef de Partie and Commis Chef

Mollymook NSW

Rick Stein at Bannisters, the first Australian venture of International Chef Rick Stein, is looking for a qualified Chef de Partie and Commis Chef to join the team on a full time basis.


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, Apply Immediately.

Sydney 2000 NSW

Work locally (60mins or 2hrs) per day easily.


Domestic assistant


Person required to assist with domestic duties


Event General Labourers

Sydney Region

Fit & Reliable people needed to work at some of Australia's biggest concerts and festivals!


Experienced motor mechanics required


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


Farm and horse hand


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


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


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 cattle vaccination day 6/3/15 (meaning you need to be here BEFORE then)AND for weeding soybean crop prior to harvest, which is imminent. Other farmwork jobs also involved if applicants want to stay longer.


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.


Hard Working Couple


We are offering private accommodation, transport and a small wage for a suitable couple in the Hawkesbury, NSW. The position requires one or both of the couples to have a trade or qualification.


HIGH Paying Cash Jobs To Immediate Start.

Sydney 2000 NSW

Work locally (60mins or 2hrs) per day easily.


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.


Kiosk Sales Opportunity – Sydney Locations


Are you looking for work here in Australia that has an amazing hourly rate & is fun and people focused? Apply now or call Jessica on 02 8001 1804


Looking for Full and Partime Workers


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


Motor mechanic


457 sponsorship is available after 6 months and if you are already on a 457 visa, they will gladly take over your current sponsorship.

To be considered for these positions, you do need to be in Australia currently or arriving in the near future on a WHV.


No Ex Needed get Cash In Hand $30 p/h.


No Ex Needed get Cash In Hand $30 p/h.
Work from home or any Mobile phones & Laptop.


No Ex Needed get Cash In Hand $30 p/h-Entry Level


No Ex Needed get Cash In Hand $30 p/h-Entry Level

Here’s the best part! All this on a PART TIME basis – only 2-5 hours a week!

Please send your resume


Phone Superstar (part-time)


- $23-$30 hr
- Work from home (anywhere with internet)
- Time and Day are flexible (3 x 2 hour shifts per week)
- Immediate start
- The role requires following up with prospects to gauge interest in Digital Marketing services
- Training and assistance provided


Sports therapy practice


TAFE therapy student need to practice skill to get the certificate
Looking for men who play sports on regular basis to have the therapy once or twice a week we pay $100 cash per visit
Monday to Friday
No experince needed
Student and backpacker welcome
Pls send the cv and photo of your fitness and also contact details to


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 Positions Start Immediately.

Sydney 2000 NSW

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


Urgent Part Time & Full Time Workers Needed


Urgent Part Time & Full Time Workers Needed
Work 40minutes or 2hour - Ideal Cash Pay.
You can make around $380-$410 in a day.
Work as u like ,morning, afternoon, or at night.
No any experience Required for this jobs.
Immediate Start , Zero start up cost.
Join Today & Start Earning.
For Apply this Position,visit at:-


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 .





general cleaning and gardening duties in tourist park


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.


Cherry/grape tomato pickers

Strathallan victoria

Cherry/grape tomato pickers
$12.65 gross per 20 litre bucket
Accomodation and transport can be arranged
Long season may finish
Work 6-7 days
URGENT start
Contact Mustafa 0431578919
Text only please


Garden / Forest Management


5 acres of eucalypt bush. Needs fuel reduction. Job involves raking, gardening, pruning, collecting firewood and maybe some cleaning.




Kitchehand required for burger lounge I rosebud it is one hour and a half drive from melbourne CBD must have some experience
Email resume



Corio, Geelong

Bates Pipes and Products Pty Ltd, manufactures and suppliers of Precast Concrete Products, is currently looking for an enthusiastic labourer to assist in all areas of our precast manufacturing process.


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


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


Machine Operators


Machine Operators - Annello Victoria



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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