Accommodation Duty Manager
Accommodation Duty Manager

Accommodation Duty Manager



Position Title: Accommodation Duty Manager

Location: 51 Florence St, Birdsville

State: QLD

Numbers Req'd: -

Listed Date: 12-Aug-2021

Expiry Date: 01-Oct-2021


Accommodation Duty Manager

The Diamantina Shire, located in the channel country of central west Queensland is home to the famous Birdsville Races, the iconic Birdsville Hotel and vast outback landscapes. Working with us allows you to explore our wilderness areas and truly experience our renowned events only as locals can. It's an opportunity that you can't go past.

With over 60,000 visitors annually, the Diamantina Shire in Outback Queensland is 95,000 square kilometres in area and the second largest shire in Queensland.  Predominantly a beef producing area the shire contains some of the best contaminant free natural beef fattening country in Australia.  There are three towns within the shire, Birdsville, Betoota and Bedourie the administrative centre

Applications are invited from suitably experienced candidates for the position of Accommodation Duty Manager. We are seeking a highly experienced and qualified person to assist the manager in operations of the Birdsville Tourist Park (incorporating budget rooms, standard cabins, deluxe cabins, and powered and unpowered sites) and Birdsville Lodge (a 49 ensuited room Lodge).

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

•             Reception/reservations, including group bookings

•             Maintenance

•             Grounds keeping, gardens and aesthetic appeal

•             Cleaning, cleaning and more cleaning!

To be successful in this role:

•             you will have a background in tourism and hospitality, with management experience of a regional/remote Tourist Park facility; and

•             you are motivated, positive and willing to serve the many travellers who frequent Birdsville; and

•             you are adaptable and flexible

This position is based in Birdsville which is a small but vital town with fantastic modern facilities including 24/7 health services, school, sporting facilities and twice weekly flights to/from Brisbane and Mount Isa.

A competitive remuneration package is offered ($63,540 to $90,935 depending on allowances and bonuses), including above award wages and 6 weeks’ annual leave. A comfortable home is available in Birdsville at subsidised rent.

For more information, telephone Stephen Schwer, Community Sustainability Manager on 0477 680 700 or email

Please apply through our website

Applications will close on when position is filled.


Name: Diamantina Shire Council

Address: 17 Herbert St, BEDOURIE

State: Queensland

Postcode: 4829

Phone: 07 4746 1603

Fax: 07 4746 1272



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