Accommodation is available for Backpackers working at Capel farms.
We have 16 single bedrooms with shower/toilet, 12 single bedrooms and 3 two bed rooms. Complex has large communal kitchen, dining area, TV/Lounge area. Cable TV and free Wi-Fi is supplied. A mini artificial turf soccer field and basketball hoop are also available. Clothes washing facilities also available on site.

PLEASE NOTE: All employment inquires to:
HR@capelfarms.com.au    only - Thank you.


  • The minimum casual wage rate is $21.61/hour. Rates for packing and picking work range from the minimum wage to $30 per hour. Australian tax rates apply.

  • Approximately 40 hours per week between Monday to Saturday. Working time can be between 5.30am – 5.00pm in daylight hours..

  • Capel Farms use 2010 Horticulture Award. This can be found at the following website. Fairwork Australia

  • A current 417 visa is required for international travellers. Working for 90 days will allow you to extend your visa in Australia for a further 12 months. Employment verification form supplied for days worked when you finish..

  • There is a bus from Perth to Capel daily. If employment is organised we will pick you up from Capel. TransWA Website

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  • room cost
  • Single and Twin bed rooms are $70au per week. Single bedrooms with shower and toilet are $100au per week.

  • kitchen
  • This is communal and contains refrigeration and cooking facilities and supplies eating utensils. No cost involved.

  • laundry
  • Washing machines and cloth lines supplies at no cost.

  • Fox TV, Free internet, table tennis, soccer and basketball net available.

  • Parking
  • Parking is free

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