The Murray River, Lakes and Coorong region offers breathtaking scenery and a wealth of history, from the towns along the river to the river itself. You can swim, water ski, walk along trails, visit national parks, sample wine or take a cruise on the river. If you want more excitement, you can get up close to animals at Monarto Zoo, or feel the adrenaline at a motorsport race at The Bend.
Work available now on the Murray River, Lakes and Coorong
Centered on the iconic Murray River and home to incredible wildlife and spectacular food and wine experience, the Murray River, Lakes and Coorong also produces citrus, fruit and vegetables, wine, poultry, grains and preserves. Real work is available now in fruit picking, grape-harvesting, and wine grape picking,
How to find work
There are seasonal work opportunities as well as full-time agricultural, tourism, and hospitality jobs available now. Find out the key job boards to search for work and connect with relevant recruiters.
You may be able to access financial assistance up to $6,000 to help you relocate for short-term seasonal work, or a job in regional South Australia. Businesses may be able to access financial assistance to support quarantine requirements for the employment of Pacific Island workers.
Who can help?
If you’d like to talk to someone about working in the Murray River, Lakes and Coorong region, you can contact the local Regional Development Australia (RDA) Office to learn more about the Regional Workforce Coordination & Collaboration Program.