East Bali Cashews

Placement type: food technology internship

Open to: students in their final year of university (to intern after graduation), or those who already have some experience in food technology/science and are eager to work abroad for a semester

Details: contact the company for position outline and application deadlines

Contact: email Corey Imparato or visit the East Bali Cashews website

Nkonzo Bush Academy's Wildlife Conservation Program

Placement type: internship

Open to: undergraduates and masters students

Details: based in Mossel Bay, South Africa

Contact: email Mandi Hall, Operations Manager, or visit the Wildlife Conservation Program website

Oyster

Placement type: various internships in wildlife, conservation, veterinary care and zoology

Open to: various levels

Details: company is based in the UK and specialises in sending enthusiastic students overseas to take part in animal welfare and conservation internships

Contact: email Anne Smellie or visit the Oyster website

Royston Stud

Placement type: various

Open to: equine science students

Details: Royston Stud is in Innisplain, and comprises more than 600 acres. A small team of professional equine staff will mentor and share knowledge with interns

Contact: email Paul Barnes or visit the Royston Stud website

Daley's Fruit Tree Nursery

Placement type: work experience

Open to: horticulture students (or other relevant program majors)

Details: although busy all the time, most activity is during the growing season (August to March). Summer placements are best if you want to participate in grafting and cutting; winter is quieter and will focus on retail sales, mail order business, packing and dispatch

Contact: email Greg Daley or phone 0402 812 915

Australian Country Choice

Placement type: work experience

Open to: students of all agricultural fields

Details: Australian Country Choice Group is committed to an ethical and sustainable business partnership with its producers, suppliers and customers. It aims to achieve best practice in environmental sustainability, animal welfare, beef production, meat processing, employee health, safety and wellbeing and customer satisfaction

Contact: email Paul Gibson, Manager Product Development & Research Development, for more information and an application form, or visit the Australian Country Choice website

Houston's Farm Brisbane Branch

Placement type: various

Open to: students with a background and understanding of the farming industry

Details: opportunities to improve on performance and market share are available at the Rocklea salad manufacturing plant

Contact: email Saul Martinez or visit the Houston's Farm website

Daintree Cocoa Pty Ltd

Placement type: internship

Open to: students working towards a degree or diploma

Details: internships have flexible timespans that may suit semester breaks or be suitable as part of course requirements for industry placements. Daintree Cocoa Pty Ltd was Australia’s first commercial cocoa processor and manufacturer of Australian origin chocolate. As a total plantation‐to‐plate cocoa company, it's one of an elite handful of companies worldwide that has full control over every step of the cocoa‐to‐chocolate value chain. It's a member of the Queensland Cocoa Industry Development Association Inc.

Contact: email Tim Davies or visit the Daintree Estates website

Bowen Gumlu Growers Association

Placement type: work experience

Open to: students undertaking agronomy, crop production or horticulture majors, and agribusiness students

Details: preferred placement dates are during winter holidays and in September

Contact: email Bianca Fullarton, Regional Workforce Development Officer, or visit the Bowen Gumlu Growers Association website

Bundaberg Fruit & Vegetable Growers Association

Placement type: work experience

Open to: students undertaking agronomy, crop production or horticulture majors, and agribusiness students

Details: preferred placement dates are during winter holidays and in September

Contact: visit the Bundaberg Fruit & Vegetable Growers Association website

Premier Fruits Group

Placement type: various

Open to: various

Details: Premier Fruits Group is an Australian-owned company with strong family values. It has a vertically integrated supply chain that spans from farm to retailer, and it continues to develop as industry leaders in Australia and abroad

Contact: email Ruza Maros, HR Project Coordinator, or visit the Premier Fruits Group website

Department of National Parks Recreation, Sport and Racing

Find out about opportunities offered by the Department of National Parks Recreation, Sport and Racing