Spicers Retreats

Spicers Retreats is a boutique group of luxury retreats, restaurants, cooking schools and day spas based in QLD and NSW.

Hidden Vale
How would you like to work on a 12,000 acre working cattle property, just a short drive from Brisbane? Experience the uniquely revitalising effect of spending time on 12,000 acres of true Australian Bush. Spicers Hidden Vale is a gem, an uncomplicated escape just an hour drive from Brisbane – a place that combines the style and comfort of a luxury retreat with the warmest of country welcomes.
 
Peak Lodge and Spicers Canopy
Stunningly situated on a remote mountaintop in Queensland’s Scenic Rim and only 90 minutes from Gold Coast (two hours from Brisbane), Peak Lodge and Spicers Canopy are as far from the pressure of everyday life as it’s possible to be. With breathtaking views of the World Heritage listed Main Range National Park, Peak Lodge is Queensland’s highest mountain lodge retreat and Spicers Canopy is one of Queensland’s newest and most luxurious Luxury Eco Campsites. Just a few minutes drive from sister property Peak Lodge, Spicers Canopy is a stunning, fully sustainable Luxury Ecosite, consisting of 10 luxury safari style tents and a main lodge. Renowned as one of SE Qld’s best walks destinations, it is on the doorstep of Brisbane, Ipswich and the Gold Coast and is a rich eco-tourism experience within a well-appointed permanent campsite that lies within 8,000 acres of a unique Australian private nature refuge.
 
Sangoma
Cocooned by the natural serenity of the Blue Mountains of New South Wales, a mere hour from Sydney, you’ll find the Sangoma Retreat. Aptly named after the Zulu word for healer, Sangoma is a place where guests will discover complete rejuvenation and true reconnection. As an eco-certified retreat, Sangoma Retreat features sauna facilities, infinity lap pool, open plan lounge and 5 suites that capture the beauty of the natural surrounds, making it an ideal setting for luxurious escapes, romantic getaways, intimate celebrations and anniversaries.
 
Tamarind
Only 90 minutes to Brisbane, with the Sunshine coast on your doorstep, wake up to the gentle sounds of the rainforest in one of the most romantic and unique places in Australia. Tamarind Retreat is an extraordinary experience, an Asian-influenced refuge that spirits you away to another world, surrounded by natural beauty and healing calm.
Situated within the Sunshine Coast hinterland, there is plenty opportunity to explore the natural wonders of the local area by mountain bike, enjoy a leisurely stroll through the magic of the rainforest or just relax with a picnic by stunning Gardners Falls. Relax in Spa Anise, astonish yourself at the Tamarind Cooking School or just enjoy the stillness of a truly original escape. Only 90 minutes to Brisbane and with the Sunshine coast on your doorstep, wake up to the gentle sounds of the rainforest in one of the most romantic and unique places in Australia. Situated within the Sunshine Coast hinterland, there is plenty opportunity to explore the natural wonders of the local area.

Location: Hunter Valley (NSW), Blue Mountains (NSW), Brisbane & Surrounds (QLD), Sunshine Coast (QLD),Scenic Rim (QLD)

Hiring Season: All year – peak season October to January
Wage: Minimum $18.48 per hour
Accommodation: $75 per week includes all bills
Commitment: Minimum six months (should you wish to stay longer, we can transfer you to another retreat at the end of your first successful six month stint) 

 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Minimum age 21
  • Australian citizen, or be eligible for a Working Holiday visa (subclass 417 / 462)
  • A minimum of intermediate English
  • Exceptional grooming (no visual tattoos or piercings)
  • Positive outgoing personality with a desire to work in hospitality / tourism
  • At least 12 – 24 months experience in a similar working environment
  • Own transport and valid drivers license required

 

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