Backpacker Volunteers WWOOF



WWOOF & VOLUNTEERING work in Australia

Willing Workers On Organic Farms is a unique membership organization linking travellers to hundreds of farming properties all over Australia. You don't need a working visa to participate because work is unpaid

A word of warning. As with any human endeavor some people will seek to exploit others and some WWOOF hosts are commercial farmers participating so as to profit from your almost free (SLAVE) labour. Our further concern is that when WWOOFers have reported bad experiences to the Organisation in the past their report's have been ignored.

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Go abroad newsletter
is the comprehensive on-line directory for study abroad programs, language schools, internships, international volunteer positions, international teaching positions, jobs abroad, universities, eco-travel and a whole lot more!

Conservation Volunteers Australia
Once known as Australian Trust for Conservation Volunteers, this group provides the opportunity for community action in solving local ecological issues.

K9 Rescue Group
See images of dogs available from this group in Mandurah, Western Australia, learn about membership and volunteer opportunities, or join the training forum.

Volunteering Australia provides this free service promoting nonprofit community organisations and volunteer opportunities.

Apex Australia
Community volunteer services organisation with branches all around Australia. Includes membership details and links to similar organisations.

Volunteering Australia
Web site of the peak volunteering agency in Australia, with news, links, partnership information and a host of other resources.

Fauna Rescue of South Australia
Volunteers care for sick, injured, and orphaned wildlife. Find photos of rescued animals and instructions for basic care.

Earthwatch Australia
Sponsors scientific research by supplying volunteers to assist scientists on field projects worldwide. Membership details available.

GreenNet Australia
Volunteers group providing internet services to indigenous, community and environment orgs. Grant information, internet conferences and news.

Australian Volunteer Search
Australian Volunteer Search is Australia's most comprehensive online volunteer recruitment and matching service.

International Volunteers For Peace Australia
World wide organisation promoting peace and justice through voluntary work. With projects in Australia, Asia, Europe, Africa and South America.

Volunteers and Oxfam Community Aid Abroad Australia
Community Aid Abroad would not exist without the energy and gifts of hundreds of people throughout Australia, working as a team with many more hundreds of people in the developing world. ... Volunteer Profiles. Your Rights. Hundreds of people around Australia give their time and energy to us each year by ...

IVP - International Volunteers for Peace - Short Term Volunteer Work (Workcamps) in Australia or Abroad
IVP is the Australian contact for Service Civil International (SCI), a world wide organisation promoting peace and justice through volunteer work (workcamps) in Australia and Abroad. ... volunteer projects (workcamps) abroad and also organises volunteer projects in Australia. Interested in social justice, ...

The Wilderness Society - Australia
The Wilderness Society is a national, community-based, environmental advocacy organisation whose mission is to protect, promote and restore wilderness and natural processes across Australia for ... 

Rotaract Club of South Perth

Volunteer service organisation for 18 to 30 year olds in South Perth, Western Australia. Read about meetings, events, members, aims, news, history and contacts.

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Latest news on jobs and travel around Australia.

If you have any news regarding backpacker jobs around Australia please drop us a line and we will share it with fellow travellers. Happy travelling!!!!

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Blue Berry Picking Queensland and NSW

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Farm hand and construction Location Upper Lansdowne

We will be clearing grazing land. Building a gym and accomodation cabins as well as hiking ..


Compromise sought on 'backpacker tax' as working holiday-makers threaten to leave Australia

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Grape Picking Kangaroo Island SA

The Islander Estate Vineyards is looking for up to 14 people who want to join our grape pic..


Live in Au Pair wanted Middle Swan Valley Perth

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Taxback win $1500

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Wanted Apple pickers in Batlow

Apple pickers required immediately in Batlow, NSW. 1-2 weeks Contact Name: ..


Backpackers wanted South Australia

looking for between one and three backpackers to perform two days work a week in exchange for fr..


Professional Charity Fundraisers Wanted!!!

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Bar work

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Harvester operator Wanted in Victoria

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Worker wanted for Bluff Knoll Cafe

Small family business operating Bluff Knoll Cafe in the middle of the Stirling Ranges. This is ..


SKYCITY Darwin casual workers wanted

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The Skilled Migrant Expo in Perth

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Experienced workers wanted Queensland

We require a number of friendly and experienced workers for a brand new restaurant and motel in Cent..


Darwin Chefs and Catering Assistants needed for the Dry Season!

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Check out our Face book page for jobs coming online straight from the employer

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Perth Backpackers The Old Swan Barracks Winter Specials

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Testomonial Dan Parker (Yeoview potatoes)

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Celebrate Australia day at the Barracks Bar

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Perth Backpackers The Old Swan Barracks TNT Winner 2012

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Free Accommodation for four hours work, York Peninsula

Ballywire Backpackers, are located on the beautiful southern Yorke Peninsula, and are offering f..


Cherry Pickers wanted end of October

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Energetic Cleaner Wanted

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Casual work at the Perth Royal Show

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Dirtbike Adventures looking for helpers Camp Hands

Dirtbike adventures we are needing 1 or 2camp hands for fri 10th to wed 15th for out back t..


Grape Pruning Jobs Manjimup/Pemberton

Pruning work in the southwest of WA 3 months work pruning vines in the Manjimup/Pemberton ar..


Mobile Car Detailer Perth

Car Detailing Perth ( Backpackers looking at getting a cheap..


Volunteers for the Warrambeen Film festival

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Boyup Brook Country Music Festival Volunteers Wanted

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SkillSelect Australia

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Why Work in Australia

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Bar Staff for our Irish Pub South Of Perth

We are looking for Bar Staff for our Irish Pub located 75kms south of Perth in a resort town. ..


Work On A Farm Victoria

We urgently need 1 or 2 backpackers/travellers (full or part time) to work on a small Beef/Sheep far..


Outback Pub looking for backpackers Julia Creek Queensland

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Dairy Hand Wanted South Australia

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work for accommodation jobs

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Looking for travel information whilst travelling WA

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Tax Refunds for Backpackers and Casual Workers

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Vodafone Ashes Tour to Australia

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Government cracks down on WHV applications

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WorkStay New Jobs Board

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Professional & trades people

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Working in Broome

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Working-Holiday Visa Information

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Fruit Picking Queensland

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Work in Tasmania

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Work Stay Company Announcements

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Fruit Picking season for the Southwest of Western Australia

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Working Holiday Visa's for Australia

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Need Tax Information

Australian money

Tax for working holiday makers.
It is a complete myth that you will automatically get all your tax back when you leave Australia! There is a lot of confusion out there amongst, not only working holiday backpackers but also amongst many employers and even some accountants and tax agents.

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Need Visa Information


Need a visa for Australia
WHV's can ONLY be applied for; before arriving in Australia. Working Holiday Visa's* can only be granted before you arrive in Australia. For details about applying visit Australia's official website here ( or visit a Travel Agent or an Australian Embassy or Consulate in the country you are in.

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Need Superannuation Information

If your monthly wage is more than $A450, your employer must contribute an additional sum equal to 9% of your wage into a superannuation (pension) account for you. If you entered Australia on an eligible temporary resident visa you can, in most cases, access your contributions when you leave Australia, although the contributions will be taxed.

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