Must be experienced in cattle and sheep work, have own transport, current drivers licence, worked permanently on a farm for at least 1 year (more is preferable), drive tractors, FELs & 4wd farm bike safely.



Must be experienced in cattle and sheep work, have own transport, current drivers licence, worked permanently on a farm for at least 1 year (more is preferable), drive tractors, FELs & 4wd farm bike safely.You need to be honest, able to work unsupervised and demonstrate a strong work ethic.Please do not apply if not experienced and skilled in the above.Experience in crutching sheep, dry lands farming, spray irrigation, handle farm chemicals, fruit tree knowledge & skilled in fencing for both sheep and cattle including electric fences, weld (mig arc) & perform farm machinery maintenance would be an advantage.Preference will be given to those with an agricultural certificate/s, written references, & who are available for some weekend work. The work is not easy! Farm situated in a “green wedge” surrounded by suburbia 10 minutes to Port Philip Bay beaches, 20 minutes to surf beaches and 8 minutes to shops 70 kms south of Melbourne see advertisement for a farm manager (separate job) at [please contact for website details] for further details including climate etc.

Some work available for a partner. Temporary accommodation in a cottage (without any furniture) can be provided for 2 months but needs to be negotiated.

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Work on the land where others come for HolidaysSouth of Melbourne Victoria close to Western Port and Port Phillip BaysSheep cattle croppingCutting edge’ short term & perennial forage systems and mixed options used Latest agricultural and pasture equipment Ongoing educational and refresher courses encouragedtractor Skilled use of computers including spread sheet creations and ‘bottom line’ modelling with emphasis on performance recording of animals, pastures and procedures On farm traditional cottage, sheep and cattle rations and appropriate package