Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Uluru, NT © Tourism NT, Laura Bell

Where to find second year visa jobs and farm work in Australia

Parap Village Markets, Darwin, NT © Tourism Australia

Parap Village Markets, Darwin, Northern Territory

Lookout at Tolmer Falls, Litchfield National Park, NT © Tourism NT - Jackson Groves

Travel tip

Darwin is the perfect hub for adventure seekers. Just a short trip away are some of northern Australia's most epic destinations, like KakaduLitchfield and Nitmiluk National Park.

Crayfish at Bicheno wharf, Bicheno, TAS © Stuart Gibson

Good to know

While farm work is the most well-known type of specified work, it's not the only choice. Working holiday makers can also work in fishing, construction, pearling and more. 

Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm, Dampier Peninsula, WA © Tourism Western Australia

Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm, Dampier Peninsula, Western Australia

Cherry Orchard, Manjimup, WA © Tourism Australia


Most harvesting in Australia is paid by the piece, which means the more you harvest, the more you are paid. You can read more about piecework here.

Whites Beach, Byron Bay, NSW © Destination NSW

Whites Beach, Byron Bay, New South Wales