Update – 23rd January 2019 No pickers required . do not ring
The rules for employing backbackers who want a second year visa have changed considerably. We are not big enough to employ anyone full time and now only use local persons.
In any case the picking season has just about finished. So we would still be interested in getting to know future applicants who live locally.( next year ) We have closed our accommodation for pickers.so this necessitates that that locals only apply. We appreciate those who have contacted us but please do not contact us if you are expecting work this year.
The following is an explanation as to what would be expected from potential local workers: Looking for something to do. Part-time maybe. Picking fruit in the morning. This is a good way of earning pocket money for those extra expenses we all have. You don’t have to have had experience as we will teach you.
We are a multi faceted operation. We grow all sorts of berries; we have over 2000 fruit trees including apples, pears and stonefruit. We value add by running a shop, producing icecream,