Would you like to work with us?

We are a locally owned 83 room eco resort 10 minutes south of Port Douglas or 25 minutes north of Palm Cove. We seek a motivated individual with an empathy for nature that enjoys meeting interesting guests.

Use the application form at the bottom of this page to register your interest and submit your CV.

Updated November 2021

Chef De Partie

Join us at Thala Beach Nature Reserve (Port Douglas Far North Queensland), one of Australia’s leading Eco resorts.

Osprey’s Restaurant is our on-site restaurant set in the treetops which is renown locally and enjoyed by both the public and in-house guests alike. We encourage creativity with an emphasis on fresh ingredients and progressive dishes.

About the business

We are a  85 room resort located on the coast 10 minutes south of Port Douglas or 25 minutes north of Palm Cove. Our Osprey’s Restaurant is well known for its innovative food and panoramic views overlooking the Coral Sea.

About the role

An experienced and creative Chef is required to be part of our team. We are looking for someone who can be involved in the process of creating our always changing menus, specials and ensuring a professional presentation.

Skills and experience

Previous Chef de Partie experience is preferred however not essential. We are happy to employ a young Chef with the right attitude that is ready to take the step to the next level. Join a small team with a passion to create memorable dining experiences.

Food & Beverage Attendant

Come join the team at Osprey’s Restaurant!

Waiting and clearing tables within a fast paced team environment. Neat, efficient, friendly and attentive. Use of POS system and money handling.

Previous experience in front of house and customer service required. Available weekdays, nights and weekends. Previous bar and barista experience desirable.


We require an organised person to assist in maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen and equipment. You will also be involved in food prep.

Submit your application and CV below:

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