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.
Location: Queensland – Sunshine Coast
Hiring Season: All year – peak season October to January
Wage: Minimum $18.48 per hour
- 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
- Driver’s license and own transport a necessity
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)
Spend some time wandering through the quaint local villages of Maleny and Montville, famous for their art and craft galleries, stop off at a local winery or explore the Glass House Mountains.
Everyone loves the spectacular beaches and rolling surf of the Sunshine Coast. Enjoy the boutique shopping and fine dining in Noosa or a round of golf in the shadow of Mt Coolum.
Take a drive to Kenilworth to visit the winery and cheese factory, spend a day at the world famous Australia Zoo or call in to nearby Buderim Ginger Factory.