Tour Guide

Job Location: Cairns & Far North
Employer: Kuranda Rainforest Journeys

About us

We are a small family business providing Tropical North Queensland with a unique rainforest experience on ATVs. Our tours are a slow paced journey (max 15 kph) on well maintained tracks & a couple of creek crossings with several stops along the way for interpretation. A unique fun, safe & enriching experience! We have an impeccable safety record & amazing reviews all over the internet which we work hard for every single day not only on tours but behind scenes…

Qualifications & experience

  • Tour guiding experience
  • Quad bike riding experience & training
  • First aid Certificate
  • Wet Tropics Tour Guide Certificate
  • Driver’s license with ability to get an Industry Authority
  • Passionate about nature/ outdoors -Not afraid of wildlife (cassowaries included)
  • Knowledgeable about local area
  • A great storyteller & be able to build rapport with people all ages (kids, adults, seniors)
  • Be able to use common sense in critical situations
  • Permanent resident looking for a long-term position, initially casual, but may lead to a permanent position

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Guiding small groups on our ATV tours in a secluded property near Kuranda
  • Assisting customers riding ATVs safely (induction, training, assessing capabilities & monitoring their riding)
  • Processing payment (cash/ Eftpos transactions)
  • Presenting features of our property in an engaging and professional way (rainforest, history, exotic fruits, boutique distillery, wildlife). You will receive training from us.
  • Some basic gardening/ cleaning/ general maintenance jobs
  • Using an action camera/ professional camera to take engaging footage (photos/ videos) during the tours


  • Relaxed work environment
  • Flexible hours
  • Amazing “office”- World Heritage Rainforest (you won’t be stuck in 4 walls)

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