How to find Farm work in Australia
Farm work is the inevitable struggle that backpackers in Australia need to go through in order to get the 2nd year working holiday visa. It is important to note, that is does not have to be farm work (check homeaffairs.gov.au for the eligible fields). However, most of the backpackers end up doing their 88 days for the second-year visa on farms.
How much do you get paid?
There is a difference between piece rate work and hourly paid jobs. For an average picker you earn around 24$ per hour. However, sometimes you can even make more money with piece rate work and in general people like piece rate work much more. But you have to keep in mind that you have to stay for a while, because it can take some time to learn the technique and then you start earningJ