We are a family based farming business encompassing a quarter horse stud, a working dog stud and a brahman cross cattle breeding operation.
We operate 3 working properties in Queensland : Goolara Siding, Theodore, The Creek Block, Theodore and Ruined Castle, Taroom, in addition to various lease country as required. Our business base is the ‘home block’ at Goolara Siding, Theodore from which The Creek Block and Ruined Castle, our 76000 acre cattle breeding block is overseen.
Our home block is just 150acres, 5 km North of Theodore. We run dogs, cattle, horses and grow hay.
We are looking for someone to assist us with general maintenance of the property (approx 20 hrs/week) in return for room and board in a little workers cottage on the property.
Ideally this would suit a retired/semi-retired person/couple looking for some part-time work or a couple traveling who are looking for some part-time work either for the short or long term.
Jobs may include the following:
Assisting in the maintenance of the gardens and exterior of the main homestead and outbuildings which are set on a large acreage– mowing, sweeping, maintaining the garden and slashing the block in summer.
General handyman duties and odd jobs – maintaining the pool, fixing leaking taps, servicing the small engines, basic handyman repairs
Assisting with tree planting, general beautification programs and spraying .
Looking after the family dogs and horses when the owners are away
Maintaining the caretakers cottage
If you are interested we would love to hear from you: