Why VisitOz ?
Why Australia ?
Why Farmwork ?
There are a numbers of good practical reasons to use our programme.
We are respected and well established
Our database gives you options and security
New friends and travel companions
Financial savings and efficiency
This picture was taken by a helicopter pilot of one of our employers just before sunset. The sheep were being brought in for shearing which was just under a day's work for the shearers.
"An experience of a lifetime! I have never tried anything like it. Exciting, hard, and unbelievable all in one." Martin from Denmark
Great savings potential
- Farm work allows you to save
- The farmer normally provides food and accommodation within the package
- And because there is not much for you to spend your money on
- Take home savings after 10 months' work and 2 months' travel could easily be AUD $15-20,000
Farmwork can be a tough, difficult environment
- There are plenty of stories around about the challenges of farm work
- It makes sense use the help of a trusted organisation. We know our employers.
- We have a large and growing network of trusted employers built up since 1991.
- We actively encourage and monitor good standards of employment, living, pay and safety.
Backup and support
- This is a challenging adventure for you. Things can go wrong.
- We know the issues and potential problems, and we know how to fix them.
- We are available 24/7, for you and your parents back home.
- We will always have the capacity to replace you in a new job if things aren't working out well.
- An opportunity to explore, stretch and develop qualities that will benefit your CV and your future
- Confidence, independence, teamwork
- Working in a new culture with new people
- Determination, resilience, application,
- Knowledge, skills, practical work experience
- A stepping stone to...
Independent travel and adventure
- Global and international awareness
- Experiences to last a lifetime