Looking for work
Albany Backpackers is situated on the beautiful south coast and is a perfect place to stay while you are earning some more money to continue your travels. We are the only hostel in Albany that owns fully licensed recruitment company that provides a free comprehensive in-house job seek service to guests at the hostel.
Throughout the year different companies that take workers in a variety of different industries. We specialize in helping travellers find work in short to medium term positions to qualify for their second year visa. We only deal with companies that look after their workers and pay the award wages or above.
Albany Backpackers provides cheaper weekly rates for guests that are staying longer term. If you are looking for work we are the backpackers to stay at in Albany. For more information you can contact our friendly staff on our free call number 1800 260 130.
Harvest Season and Work
|March to April||Grape Picking|
|September to March||Meat factory|
|October to March||Fish farming|
|September to May||Farm work|
|August to November||Asparagus picking|
|October to April||Restaurant work|
|October to April||House keeping|
|May to June||Olive picking|
|June to September||Grape pruning|
|July to August||Olive pruning|
|October to May||Strawberry picking|
|November to January||Cherry picking|
|December to March||Blueberry picking|
|March to May||Potato picking|
Holiday Visa and Visa extension
Albany Backpackers friendly staff can provide a general information pack to guests staying with us on second year visa applications. We can also assist with any general questions regarding the extension of your working holiday visa.