Australia’s agriculture sector is currently facing a significant labour shortage due to COVID-19 so now is a great time to consider farm work. You could try anything from:
- picking and packing produce
- plant husbandry
- tractor or forklift driving
- working with livestock
- On the Harvest Trail website use the ‘Filter by’ location option under the map and select TAS to find your Tassie harvest job.
- To speak directly with someone about job opportunities and how to register for jobs call the Harvest Trail Information Service on 1800 062 332.
More harvest job options
Backpacker Jobs - Backpacker Jobs is an online job board for backpackers in Australia, connecting working holidaymakers with farms.
Gumtree - Gumtree is a major online classifieds site that includes a large number of postings for agricultural work across Australia.
Seasonal produce harvest dates
The graph below shows when season produce is harvested throughout the year:
Grow your career in agriculture
Agriculture is an exciting and growing industry and the career opportunities are diverse.
AgCareers - is an online job board for agricultural careers with a search function and ability to register a candidate profile.
Skills development and training
Information for harvest employers
Use the Harvest Trail Jobs Board to list your vacancies.
The Harvest Trail Jobs Board is a free Australian Government service to help connect you with
people who are looking for work now.