Living the dream Down Under

PICKING rockmelons may be physically demanding, but French backpacker Julien Grangier wakes up every day with a smile on his face.

Backpackers Lawrence Jobson, Johanna Bosold and Julien Grangier do the hard labour on fruit farms to be able to afford to live in Australia.Picture: Carmel Zaccone

Backpackers Lawrence Jobson, Johanna Bosold and Julien Grangier do the hard labour on fruit farms to be able to afford to live in Australia.Picture: Carmel Zaccone

The 26-year-old from Carpentras, South of France, used to work for the Miraval winery, American celebrities Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s domain in Provence.

He said coming to ‘the land Down Under’ was a childhood dream and that he was among those who don’t back down from a challenge.

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