Fruit picking near Sydney

The Hunter Valley in one of the oldest wine region in Australia and a good start if you are looking for jobs in fruit picking near Sydney. There are more then 120 vineyards in the region with famous names such as Lindemans Wine or Wyndham Estate. Newcastle is located in the Lower Hunter Valley and about 1hr from the wine region.

Fruit picking jobs for Backpackers may be available during:
January to March for picking grapes
March to June for picking olives
June to September for pruning vine

Other areas for fruit picking near Sydney are: Orange/Bathurst and Griffith/Leeton.
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Newcastle is a great place to get some rest after your days of labour. A laid back town where we wont have to spend your hard earned cash to have a good time. beach is for free and so are the great walks you can do. If you want to treat yourself anyway, we can help to choose between all the great tours you can do in this area.