Are you interested in finding some fruit picking or harvest work in Lake Boga? Do you need more information about jobs & accommodation in and around Lake Boga? Then keep reading to discover all you need to know to make your trip to Lake Boga a success!
Lake Boga is a popular small sized country town located in northern Victoria, near the border of New South Wales. It has an approximate population of 725 people, close to the Murray river. As the name suggests, it is located next to a lake.
Its postcode is 3584, which makes it an area eligible for backpackers and people wanting to come and work and travel Australia to extend their Working Holiday Visa to an Extended Working Holiday Visa.
It is located about 325 km's from Melbourne, which takes about 4 hours to drive, about 940 km's from Sydney which takes about about 10.5 hours to drive and about 530 km's from Adelaide which takes about 6.5 hours to drive.
Lake Boga grows a large range of produce, ranging from vegetables, fruits, grapes and a variety of citrus crops.
You can generally find work from October to April, but the very best months are June to August, where you can find lots of work on the citrus farms and in the vineyards.
May and September should be avoided if possible as there is generally little work to be found during these months.
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Then have a look at the Employment agencies in Australia section. Simply select Melbourne and Victoria as your Location and Agriculture & Rural Services as your Speciality when using the search form to get a complete list of companies who may have job listings.
If there isn't anything on there that interests you, have a look at the National Harvest Labour Information Service (run by the Australian government):
MADEC Australia handles most of the fruit picking and harvest jobs in and around the Lake Boga area. You can contact them by:
Being such a small town there are no real accommodation options available. However, only 16 km's away, in Swan Hill there are a large number of options available to you, including hotels, motels, caravan and cabin parks and backpacker hostels.
It may also be able to organise accommodation at the farm you are working at, but this should be organised by you in advance, not all farms have accommodation options. Many have lot's of space for people in camper vans.
You can also check with the local Tourist Information Centre to see what other options are available to you.
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