Regional Australia for the purpose of 2nd Working Holiday Visa:
If you are planning to apply for a 2nd working holiday visa your work location must fall in any of the below postcodes:
The following postcode areas in New South Wales are specified places:
(a) 2311 to 2312;
(b) 2328 to 2411;
(c) 2420 to 2490;
(d) 2536 to 2551;
(e) 2575 to 2594;
(f) 2618 to 2739;
(g) 2787 to 2898.
(3) Norfolk Island is a specified place.
(4) The Northern Territory is a specified place.
(5) The following postcode areas in Queensland are specified places:
(a) 4124 to 4125;
(d) 4270 to 4272;
(i) 4307 to 4499;
(l) 4515 to 4519;
(m) 4522 to 4899.
The following postcode areas in Victoria are specified places:
(b) 3211 to 3334;
(c) 3340 to 3424;
(d) 3430 to 3649;
(e) 3658 to 3749;
(k) 3778 to 3781;
(o) 3810 to 3909;
(p) 3921 to 3925;
(q) 3945 to 3974;
(s) 3981 to 3996.
The following postcode areas in Western Australia are specified places:
(a) 6041 to 6044;
(b) 6055 to 6056;
(e) 6083 to 6084;
(g) 6121 to 6126;
(h) 6200 to 6799.
(8) South Australia is a specified place.
(9) Tasmania is a specified place.
(10) Where subsections (2) to (9) specify postcode areas by using a number range, all
postcode areas in that number range are specified places.
Example: “6041 to 6044” means postcodes 6041, 6042, 6043 and 6044.
Postcodes cross borders
(11) Where a postcode area that is specified in this section crosses a State or Territory
border, the whole of the postcode area is a specified place.
Example: Postcode area 4377 covers areas in Queensland and New South Wales. The parts of
postcode area 4377 in both Queensland and New South Wales are specified places.
For a 2nd Working Holiday Visa your work must also be in the following areas:
(2) Plant and animal cultivation:
(a) the harvesting and/or packing of fruit and vegetable crops;
(b) pruning or trimming vines and trees;
(c) general maintenance crop work;
(d) cultivating or propagating plants, fungi or their products or parts;
(e) immediate processing of plant products;
(f) maintaining animals for the purposes of selling them or their bodily
produce, including natural increase;
(g) immediate processing of animal products including shearing, butchery,
packing and tanning;
(h) manufacturing dairy produce from raw material.
(3) Fishing and pearling:
(a) conducting operations relating directly to taking or catching fish and other
(b) conducting operations relating directly to taking or culturing pearls or pearl
(4) Tree farming and felling:
(a) planting or tending trees in a plantation or forest that are intended to be
(b) felling trees in a plantation or forest;
(c) transporting trees or parts of trees that were felled in a plantation or forest
to the place where they are first to be milled or processed, or any other
place from which they are to be transported to the place where they are to
be milled or processed.
(a) coal mining;
(b) oil and gas extraction;
(c) metal ore mining;
(d) construction material mining;
(e) other non-metallic mineral mining and quarrying;
(g) mining support services.
(a) residential building construction;
(b) non-residential building construction;
(c) heavy and civil engineering construction;
(d) land development and site preparation services;
(e) building structure services;
(f) building installation services;
(g) building completion services;
(h) other construction services.