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MDH Pty Ltd

MDH Pty Ltd is one of Australia's largest beef cattle operations, unique in the fact that the company is both family owned and operated. The McDonald family represents 6 generations of beef producers and 190 years of experience in Australian agriculture.

MDH has developed into a fully integrated beef business with a genuine fork to farm approach. This provides customers and consumers with the unique opportunity to have a direct dialogue with the family throughout the supply chain.

With a wide geographical spread of country in Australia's vast Queensland outback, MDH Pty Ltd runs 175,000 head of cattle across 14 properties.

Job Type:



Depending on skills and experience


Beginning 2024


1 Dec 2024

Job Description:

We are currently seeking Station Cooks for the 2024 Season at Stradbroke Staton 30kms from Dajarra, QLD and Dunbar Station 300km north of Normanton, QLD.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

Station Cook tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Stradbroke: Cooking for around 3 - 5 people

  • Dunbar: Cooking for around 12 people, and occasionally more

  • Maintaining a clean and tidy kitchen

  • Stradbroke: Where needed, helping with cleaning and/or gardening

Job Requirements:

  • Cooking experience is mandatory to apply for this position

  • Clean and tidy habits

  • Kitchen proud!

Job Benefits:

  • Generous remuneration and reasonable hours

  • Accommodation, food, and electricity provided

  • WIFI provided at the homesteads

  • Opportunity to explore beautiful parts of North QLD

  • Couples and singles welcome to apply

For more information or to apply please e-mail or at or apply below with your resume and at least 2 contactable employer references. 

Please note Applications CLOSE 1st December 2023..

REF | MDH | 20231117

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