Fruit Picking and Harvest work in Merbein

Are you interested in fruit picking & harvest work in Merbein? Do you need more information about jobs & accommodation in and around Merbein? Then keep reading to discover all you need to know to make your trip to Merbein a success!

Fruit picking Merbein

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Merbein is located on the Murray river, and has an approximate population of 2,500 people.

Its postcode is 3505, 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 only 12 Km's from the much larger town of Mildura and many people stay there and drive to the Merbein farms each day.

It is located 553 km's to the north west of Melbourne which would take about 6 hours to drive, and is located 1,023 km's due west of Sydney which takes 10 - 11 hours to drive.

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Best time to find fruit picking work in Merbein.

Merbein is known for growing Citrus, Grapes, and Vegetables. The best times to find work in Merbein is during the cooler winter months of June - August when you can find a lot of work in the citrus and grape farms.

    Jan     Feb     Mar     April     May     June     July     Aug     Sept     Oct     Nov     Dec  
Citrus: MaybeNoNoNoMaybeYesYesYesMaybeMaybeMaybeMaybe
Grapes: MaybeYesYesYesMaybeYesYesYesMaybeNoNoNo
Vegetables: MaybeMaybeNoNoMaybeMaybeMaybeMaybeMaybeYesYesMaybe


Yes  Generally lots of work. Maybe  There may be work. No  Generally no work.

How to find fruit picking work in Merbein.

Because of the close proximity of Mildura, most of the jobs are advertised as being in Mildura, and are handled by agencies based there as well. MADEC Australia handles most of the fruit picking and harvest jobs in and around the Merbein area. You can contact them by:

Address: MADEC Australia, 126-130 Deakin Avenue, Mildura Vic 3500



Telephone: (03) 5022 1797 - 8:30am to 5:00pm (Monday to Friday)

Or you could try my own Jobs Board: Fruit picking & Harvest jobs in Victoria

And lastly, there is the National Harvest Labour Information Service (run by the Australian government):

National Harvest Labour Information Service


Telephone: 1800 062 332 - 8:30am to 5:00pm (Monday to Friday)

Where to stay in Merbein.

There are no backpacker hostels in Merbein. Most backpackers stay in Hostels in Mildura and travel the 12 Km's each day to Merbein.

How to get to Merbein.

Merbein is only 12 Km's from Mildura, is 554 Km's from Melbourne via the Calder and Silver City Highways, 388 Km's from Adelaide via the Sturt and Silver City Highways, and 1022 Km's from Sydney via the Hume, Sturt and Silver City Highways.

Fly to Merbein!

There are daily flights from both Adelaide and Melbourne to Mildura (12 Km's away from Merbein), and from there you can easily get to Merbein.

Have a look at the Getting around Australia - flights page to compare all airline providers right across the country!

Take a car or camper van!

If you don't have your own transport, you have to make a decision. Will you take a camper van or take a rental car?

To find out the best way to rent a car or camper van in Australia (and there are some tricks to it!), check out the Getting around Australia - cars & camper vans page now!

Catch a bus or train!

Catch one of the many bus services to Mildura! Check out the Getting around Australia - public transport page now to search ALL the public transport networks right across the country!

What to do in Merbein.

Just view the Mildura page to find out what's on offer in the area.

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