There are lots of  exciting outdoor positions available right now!

Currently, we have a list of jobs as advertised by the Outdoor Council of Australia, along with COOEEads outdoor jobs listings with thanks to Danny Parkin, Project Nature-Ed.

See below for full list of positions vacant.

We also recommend that those working in the outdoors join the Outdoor Work in NSW & ACT Facebook Page and  Aussie Freelance Outdoor Instructors public group on Facebook.


  • Operations Manager – Kokoda Youth Foundation – Maroon Dam, QLD October 25, 2021
    Remuneration: $75,000 – $85,000 pa. + Super + Salary sacrifice Timeframe: 12 months with extension based on performance review Location: Based at Maroon Dam, Scenic Rim with days at Thornton, Lockyer Valley Organisation Overview Kokoda Youth Foundation (KYF) is a registered charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profit Commission (ACNC) holding Public Benevolent Institution (PBI)
  • Outdoor Facilitator – Camp Kokoda – Maroon Dam & Lockyer Valley, QLD October 25, 2021
    Camp Kokoda is now hiring Outdoor Facilitators for 2022 with 3 month, 6 month and 12 month full-time contracts available as well as casual positions. Our organisation offers the opportunity to work across 2 venues offering diversity of in centre and journey-based expedition camps with varying age groups. Camp Kokoda and Kokoda Park is owned
  • Outdoor Educator – St Peters Lutheran College – Crows Nest, QLD October 19, 2021
    Ironbark Outdoor Education Centre Permanent full-time position Contribute to St Peter’s iconic Ironbark program On-site accommodation provided We are a large independent College with a mission of “Excellence in Christian Co-education” ensuring Every Child Learns, Every Day. With 2500 Prep to Year 12 students across two Colleges and our iconic outdoor education centre, Ironbark, our
  • Outdoor Education Teacher/Educator – St Joseph’s College – Colo, NSW October 19, 2021
    Colo Outdoor Education Centre Full-time, ongoing position – commencing January 2022 Founded in 1881 by the Marist Brothers, St Joseph’s College is a boarding and day secondary boys school, whose Catholic identity is shaped by Marist spirituality and traditions. Governed by Marist Schools Australia, the College enrolment is 1,100 students. The College seeks to appoint
  • Immersion Leaders – Red Earth – Sydney, NSW October 19, 2021
    Have you dreamed of combining your love for outdoor education with a passion for Indigenous culture and remote travel? Red Earth is seeking experienced outdoor guides and facilitators to join our growing family as Immersion Leaders in 2022. If the following description sounds like you, please consider applying to become a part of our team:
  • Immersion Assistants – Red Earth – Sydney, NSW October 19, 2021
    Are you interested in being a part of an immersion to a remote Indigenous community in Australia? If the following description sounds like you, please consider applying to volunteer with Red Earth in 2022: You are over 21, or will be over 21 by April 1 2022 Have experience working with youth, schools or teachers
  • Outdoor Leader – Wollangarra Outdoor Education Centre – Licola, VIC October 19, 2021
    Full-time, fixed-term position from January 2022 – 30 January 2023 Rewild your soul, become the Wollangarra team 2022. Live on the off-grid Wollangarra homestead delivering unique and deeply engaging outdoor education to young people. You will gain qualifications and experience in group leading, homesteading and bushcraft to name a few. Wollangarra has been using less
  • Walking Tour Guide – Park Trek Walking Holidays – Launceston & Hobart, TAS October 19, 2021
    Salary as per Misc Award Casual position Park Trek Walking Holidays is a well-established tour company which has been delivering walking holidays around Australia for 20 years. We are seeking a walking tour guide to coordinate and host a range of walking tours in Tasmania. This is a casual position so the number of tours


If you have an upcoming opportunity, touch base with danny@cooeeads.com.au or Outdoors NSW on our contact page.


For what a great outdoors we have! From our legendary Snowy Mountains to the Pacific playground that is our coastline, from our western plains to our stately national parks – all 780 of them covering 8% of our 809,444km2 region.

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