Fruit Picking Seasons in Australia
There are plenty of seasonal fruit picking opportunities right around Australia. From the northern tip of the east coast in tropical Queensland, right across the bottom in South Australia and even along the west coast in Western Australia.
With so much opportunity, it can be difficult to know where to start.
The first things you should take note of are; when and where you are planning to travel.
You may want to travel around work, or work around travel. Regardless, knowing Australia’s fruit picking seasons before you head out to earn money is essential.
Here on Travel Gibbon we have put together a concise list of the fruit picking seasons based on the annual calendar from January through to December.
As we develop more local guides on this website you will be able to click on each for a detailed review of the town or city, and the type of work associated with picking that fruit. Even some reviews!
Fruit Picking Seasons in Queensland
|December to January||Bananas||Tully|
|February to March||Apples||Stanthorpe|
|February to April||Ginger||Sunshine Coast|
|April to June||Citrus||Mundubbera|
|July to September||Ginger||Sunshine Coast|
|July to December||Onions||Lockyer Valley|
Fruit Picking Seasons in New South Wales
|January to March||Stonefruit||Young|
|February to March||Pears||Orange|
|March to April||Grapes||Tumbarumba|
|March to June||Cotton||Mooree|
|September to December||Asparagus||Gundagai|
|December to January||Onions||Griffifth|
Fruit Picking Seasons in Victoria
|January to April||Tomatoes||Shepparton|
|February to March||Grapes||Swan Hill|
|March to April||Apples||Stanley|
|September to November||Asparagus||Dalmore|
|November to February||Cherries||Glenrowan|
Australia has many more seasonal fruit picking opportunities available. However, this list gives you an introduction of what to expect from each month and where.
Drop us a comment if you have a suggestion to add to this list!