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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


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


Farm labourer wanted


We have one position available for a farm labourer on our family run wheat & sheep farm 300kms from Perth. This is eligible regional work tat will qualify for a 2nd year visa.


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


Karaoke Bar Hostess

Northbridge Perth

$40-$50 per hour +++ Get Paid too Party and Have Fun!


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.


Roadhouse Worker

Bremer Bay

Roadhouse worker required, accommadation available, 30hrs min a week. Experienced at serving customers & Kitchen. Resumes needed.


Sales Trainship


Be your own boss
Earn up to $8000 per sale
Be free, time and money wise
Be part of a leading leadership company that help you grow in every aspect


Stable Hand

Denmark WA

Boutique thoroughbred horse farm requires experienced horse person to act as Stable Hand / Farm Worker. May suit couple or travelling companions.


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.


Appointment Setter

Airlie Beach

We simply set FREE appointments for our clients in a Face to Face environment from Door to Door


Au pair/live in


Busy family of five are looking for a new addition to their family to help with their three young girls (1, 3, 5yrs). Help around the house will be required, drop offs to school and day care and pick ups also needed.
Drivers license, car needed. Min age 21yrs.


Australia for UNHCR Frontliner


Are you passionate about making a difference?
Do you want to inspire people?
Then this job is for you.
Hourly pay plus bonuses and Australia wide travel opportunities.


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 required for a busy Wellington Point Restaurant, Redlands (on the bay of Brisbane).
No evenings or, shift work.
Days: Friday - Tuesday
Hours: 7:30am - 3:00pm
Contact Andrea


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!)


Female Wwoofer wanted


Work for 2 - 3 months on family farm working with animals.



Evelyn Far North Qld

Cleaning of accommodations and gardening and general yard work on the property


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.


Help for cattle station


Cleaning / gardening house hold duties


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.


Live-in Housekeeper for holiday accommodation

Hervey Bay

Beachfront Property requires live-in helpers for cleaning and guest liaison.


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


Outgoing Backpackers Wanted In Brisbane

West End

Come earn some serious money!

Our marketing company is looking for energetic and outgoing individuals for its sales team.


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 Picker


Looking for 3 Backpackers for Strawberry picking from June to October. Wages is by kilograms picked and will sign 2nd year visa if required.


Strawberry Picking and Packing


Pickers needed this week in Caboolture - enough time for your second visa in one farm.


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


Volunteer Live-in Housekeeper and Animal Au Pair

Hervey Bay, Qld

Housekeeping and animal care in Hervey Bay. This position has been filled until mid-July but if you are interested in coming then or another time through the year please be in touch and we will see what we can work out. Thank you!



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.


Casual Swim Teachers

North Sydney

Casual Swim Teachers for on going shifts.

Must be experienced and hold current Swim Teaching, WWCC, 1st Aid and CPR qualifications.


Casual Work Required

Main Exhibition Venues in Sydney

Casual work available in the Exhibition Event Industry


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


Customer Service Assistant


Alba International are currently undergoing massive expansion and we have openings to join our fun dynamic team!


Diesel Mechanics (Multiple Positions)

Oberon NSW

HIRING NOW - Diesel Mechanics (Multiple roles)
- Sponsorship available or fixed term positions for your working holiday
- Haulage Trucks or Forestry equipment. 2 options to choose from based on your experience
- Great opportunity to have a tree change and relocate to the family to the Bathurst region. check out
- Family owned, stable employer in the industry 50+ years with growth ambitions
- $30/hour or negotiable based on experience & trade qualifications
- Oberon based position.
- Must be trade qualified in diesel plant or heavy road transport
- Bonus at end of probation period
Applications to


Entry Level - Sales/Business/Marketing


Alba International is Sydney's newest and fastest growing Sales & Marketing Company in Australia.


Entry Level Sales & Marketing Assistant


Due to rapid expansion Alba International currently have a unique opportunity to become part of our team and we are looking for an entry-level candidate who is excited to kick-start their career.


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


Food Delivery on Bicycle/Scooter in Sydney


Work for an exciting new start up deliverying food from top restaurants in Sydney using a bicycle or scooter.


FULL n Part Time Staff Needed, Cash Pay.

Sydney 2000 NSW

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


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


Offer Weekend Positions $18-$23 Per Hour.

Sydney 2000 NSW

Full time or Part time roles available (Weekdays & Weekends)


Part time Workers needed/Day night jobs.


Part time Workers needed/Day night jobs.
Work from home or any Mobile phones & Laptop.
Get $200-$300 per day Only spend 2hour a day.
Work as u like ,morning, afternoon, or at night.
No any experience Required for this jobs.
suitable for everyone & immediate start
Zero start up cost ,visit here:-

It only takes 2 minutes.


Promotions & Marketing Campaign


Animal Rescue Charity

Promotions / Awareness & Fundraising Campaign


Sales Executive - Events & Exhibitions


We are currently in the market for a superstar to join our team as the Sales Executive – Business Development. Our thorough research and well executed conference production means tickets to our events practically walk out the door!

We are looking for a team player who will join in with company provided Friday afternoon social events and other various team building activities. We love to reward our staff with incentives from gift vouchers to a day at the races! From weekly prizes to a lucrative referral bonus, we are always finding new ways to reward and recognize. To become part of our family you will bring the ability to:

• Call potential customers and inform them of the benefits of our products.
• Learn to control the sales call to secure new business
• Take charge of your own continuous pipeline of leads
• Implement business development strategies

In return, you will be rewarded with an uncapped commission structure from the first dollar you bring through the door incentives and training & development opportunities. We are open to sponsoring our star team members where possible.

Although previous telesales experience is highly regarded, we value attitude, adaptability and aptitude over experience. If you do not have the experience outlined but think you can do this role tell us why you should be considered in your application.


Starts for Qualified Carpenters

Bondi junction

We are a Bondi based carpentry company that specialises in high end residential work.

We are looking for qualified carpenters to join our team.


Student Summer Openings : Starting $17.00+

Sydney 2000 NSW

Positions available for students with or without experience.


Summer & Entry Level Positions Now - $12/HR+

Sydney 2000 NSW

Competitive rate of pay of $12.00 an hour & employee benefits.


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


Wanted Carpenter and builders labourer


wanted carpenter and builders labourer start now.


Weed control near Byron Bay

near Bangalow NSW

2-3 people with own car to work for 4 hours a day on weed management in exchange for free accommodation.


Weekend Pt & Ft Jobs, Immediate Start.

Sydney 2000 NSW

Casual/part time position & required to work five days a week.

Great starting pay of $28 Per Hours, Flexible schedules.

For considered for this opportunity - Reply Today.


Workers Required for various jobs up at the beautiful Huntervallley Region of Australia


We are looking for casual or part-time workers that would help fill a number of roles at our property. We are building an eco village and need people who can help with labour, cooking, cleaning, some handyman work, web researching, looking for grants and helping out with our web page design. There are a number of areas that we require help with so please apply if you think you have any of the skills listed.


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




Strahan West coast Tasmania

We are establishing a Platypus walk and need help cleaning up the creek.


General farm (paid) work on Private Island

Satellite Island Tasmania

Help needed with general Island farm maintenance, wood chopping, chainsawing, woodstacking etc 2-3 days work for 2/3 male helpers from Thursday 18 May,
Saturday 30 May - Friday 5 June (inclusive), Tuesday 9 June - Friday 12 June (inclusive). Paid work.


Looking for employees in Tasmania Casual or full time

Hobart Tasmania

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



Broadmarsh Tasmania

Stable work and horse care/handling.
Care and maintenance of all riding equipment
Exercise horses via treadmill - dry and water based. cooling down.
other tasks as requested.



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.


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


Male carer Wanted / No Experience necessary


$30PH weekdays / $35PH weekends
You do not need experience or qualifications. You do need to have excellent fitness and strength and a caring and helpful personality. You also need to be reliable, punctual & caring.


Outgoing Backpackers Wanted In Melbourne

St Kilda

Come earn some serious money in the best job for young travelers and backpackers in Australia.




Looking for someone with experience to Sew lounge suite patterns/fabrics.


Upholsterer (Lounges)


Looking for experienced Upholsterer (lounge suites)


Vineyard pruning

Lake Hume / Bethanga

Three acres of Vineyard pruning on the banks of Lake Hume!



Wheelers Hill

We are urgently seeking 2 wait staff and 1 italian chef for a casual position for our pizza restaurant in Wheelers Hill



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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