QLD fruit picking

We can help you find fruit picking jobs in Queensland. Use our guide to find where fruit picking jobs can be found by town or region at various times of the year.

To find out what casual jobs are available in a town, go to Jobsearch Harvest Jobs and use the Search the Harvest Trail search engine to find a job or town where fruit picking jobs are available.

Town Fruit picking by month / crop
Nambour All Year
Atherton January to December – bananas
Childers Jan to March – mangoes
Dimbulah January to December – paw paw
Innisfail January to December – bananas
Mareeba January to December – paw paw
Mareeba January to December – bananas
Mareeba January to December – citrus
Mundubbera January – mangoes
Ravenshoe January to December – potatoes
St George January to March – watermelons
Tuly January to December – bananas
Atherton February to June – avocados
Dimbulah February to March – longans
Dimbulah February to April – avocados
Kurunda February to March – longans
Mareeba February to May – avocados
Mareeba February to March – longans
Boonah March to April – sweet potato
Boonah March to June – beans
Bundaberg March to July – citrus
Emerald March to September – mandarin picking and packing
Gayndah March to September – citrus picking and packing
Laidley March to April – sweet potato
Laidley March to June – beans
St George March to June – cotton
Bundaberg April to July – vegetables
Bundaberg April to August – capsicum
Bundaberg April to August – rockmelon
Bundaberg April to August – zucchini
Childers April to September – tomatoes
Emerald April to September – melon picking and packing
Gumlu April-June
Home Hill April-November
Mary Valley April-November
Mundubbera April to September – citrus
Ayr May to November – rockmelons, honeydew, capsicum, eggfruit, cherry tomatoes, chillies, watermelons and zucchinis
Boonah May to September – snow peas
Boonah May to October – celery & chinese cabbage
Boonah May to November – cabbage, cauliflower & lettuce
Boonah May to November – broccoli
Boonah May to December – potatoes & beetroot
Bowen May to November – vegetable picking
Bowen May to November – tomato picking
Emerald May to June – grape pruning
Laidley May to September – snow peas
Laidley May to October – celery & chinese cabbage
Laidley May to November – cabbage, cauliflower & lettuce
Laidley May to November – broccoli
Laidley May to December – potatoes & beetroot
Ayr June to December – sugar cane
Boonah June to December – carrots
Mundubbera June to July – grape pruning
St George June to February – grapes
St George June to February – grapes
Childers July to April – avocados
Laidley July to November – carrots
Warwick July-October
Boonah August to December – onions
Laidley August to December – onions
Mundubbera August to May – asparagus
Atherton September to December – potatoes
Boonah September to November – garlic
Bundaberg September to December – vegetables
Laidley September to November – garlic
Bundaberg October to January – tomato
Childers October to January – zucchini
Emerald October to December – grape picking and packing
Emerald October to March – lemon picking and packing
Ayr November to December – mangoes
Boonah November to December – beans
Boonah November to May – pumpkin, sweet corn, tomatoes & capsicum
Bowen November to December – mango picking
Dimbulah November to January – lychees
Dimbulah November to April – mangoes
Dirranbandi November to January – cotton chipping
Emerald November to March – cotton chipping
Gayndah November to March – citrus pruning and crop thinning
Goondiwindi November to January – cotton chipping
Kurunda November to January – lychees
Laidley November to May – pumpkin, sweet corn,tomatoes & capsicum
Laidley November to December – beans
Mareeba November to March- mangoes
Mareeba November to January – lychees
Mundubbera November to December – grape picking
St George November to January – rock melons
St George November to January & June to August – pumpkins
St George November to January – cotton chipping
St George November to December – onions
St George November to January – rock melons
Stanthorpe November to May – apples, stone fruits,pears, tomatoes, capsicums, grapes
Boonah December to February – melons & zucchini
Bundaberg December to February – tropical fruits and mangoes
Childers December to February – lychees
Emerald December to February – citrus thinning
Laidley December to February – melons & zucchini
Murgon December to May – tomatoes