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 specialise 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 9841 8848


Harvest Season and Work

Harvest Season 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.


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Our Contact Details

Our Location @ Albany Backpackers

Corner of Stirling Tce and Spencer St, Albany WA 6330 (See Map)

Call: 08 9841 8848
Open 9am to 7pm daily