We are a Working Hostel and looking for seasonal workers for picking and packing positions on our farms with immediate start.

These jobs are paid at $24.36/hr casual before tax, $19.49/hr part-time with annual leave and sick leave pay or at a piece rate/bucket.

Hourly paid jobs will be given on a first come first served basis.

You need to stay in our Hostel for this job.Training will be provided before the work starts. Please note you may have early 4am starts or late finish times.

COVID-19 please see government website for covid-19 restrictions and hot spots. https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/current-status/hotspots-covid-19

Accommodation starts from $180 per week (or $26 per day) in our dorm rooms. Private rooms are available on request (subject to availability).

To make a booking please email the following information to our recruitment team or book online at www.dingobluebackpackers.com

Full name

Email address

Mobile number

Date of arrival

You will receive a booking confirmation email with all details and deposit link to be paid to secure your booking and job placement.

Terms & Conditions

All guests are required to show a photo identification upon check-in.

All new check ins must stay a minimum of 2 weeks. If you check out earlier your bond will not be refunded.

Cancellation Policy

You will forfeit your bond if you cancel your booking with less than 48 hours notice to 9am on check-in date or do not show up for your booking.

If you would like to cancel your booking please contact us asap via email at info@dingobluebackpackers.com.

Kind Regards

The Team @ Dingoblue Backpackers

46 Quay Street & 11 Burrum St, Bundaberg, QLD 4670



The job you are allocated to will depend on the date of your check in and suitability for the job placement. We have work 12 months of the year and work with some of Bundaberg’s largest growing and packing operations. Current wait time to be allocated to a job is 1 – 2  days ( weather and harvest conditions dependant).


Pay rates for jobs vary depending on the position but include casual, part time and piece rate work – all paid in accordance with the horticulture award and include 9.5% superannuation. All work is eligible for 2nd and 3rd year visa sign off


Please note that all work availability and placement duration is based on the best information we have from our partner farms but can change due to circumstances beyond our control.


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