Coolibah Station is a pastoral lease that operates as a cattle station in the Northern Territory.

It is situated about 53 kilometres east of Timber Creek and 184 kilometres south west of Katherine with the homestead situated along the beautiful Victoria River.

About the role

The Station Cook at Coolibah Station plays a key role in keeping the small, close knit station crew well looked after by providing nutritious & well balanced breakfasts, smoko, dinners and keeping the shared facilities clean and comfortable.  

Start: Immediate or beginning season 2021 (Feb/ March)

About you

You are passionate about delivering quality food, whilst experience is preferred but not essential.  You enjoy the challenge of creating variety in the menu and working with what you have on hand to provide meals for up to 10 people.  You've got the maturity to work autonomously, without supervision and can be relied upon.  Despite working individually most of the time, you really enjoy being apart of the team and getting involved, including delivering smoko and lunches down the paddock.


The successful Cook will also: 

  • Preparing store orders

  • Be flexible & responsive to change

  • Feed pigs near the yards (short drive away from homestead)

  • Have a positive attitude with loads of energy & enthusiasm

  • Have the good standards of tidiness & food hygiene

  • Take great pride in their work to produce quality, well balanced & nutritious food

  • See opportunity for improvements & put forward ideas

  • Be physically fit and able to undertake manual tasks

  • Have a Manual drivers license (highly desirable)


  • The successful candidate will be provided with comfortable, air-conditioned accommodation

  • All meals and utilities included.

  • A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the right candidate subject to their experience.

  • The opportunity is open to enthusiastic school leavers with an interest in cooking.


Please note a national police clearance and pre-employment medical assessment is part of the recruitment process. Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.

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