Sturt Plains Station is a family operated cattle station, covering approximately 100,00 hectares of magnificent country, it is located 340kms south of Katherine, in the NT.

We are seeking a Station Hand to join our team for the 2022 season.


Job Type: full Time:

  • We have a 6 day work week (7 days when busy) with a 3 month probationary period.

  • We run a High grade Brahman herd only using horses to muster.

Start: Immediate

Job Description: We are looking for a Station hand who wants to be part of our team and has a genuine interest in the cattle industry. We also run a Spelling/Dipping facility. 


Essential Requirements:

  • We require someone who can ride a horse confidently and has experience mustering cattle on horseback.

  • Physically fit, able to be part of a team and enjoy cattle.

  • Good communication

  • Organised and able to work unsupervised

  • High standard of safety for yourself and others, working in a remote area.

Duties may/ will include:

  • Mustering on horseback and yard work

  • Lick runs

  • Fencing

  • Helping with spelling and dipping facility, will require physical work.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Some mechanical knowledge would be beneficial

  • Stock work experience preferred

  • Manual Drivers Licence


  • We provide good single ensuite accomodation only

  • Meals are provided.

  • WIFI and in areas 4G mobile coverage.

  • Above award wages.

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