Southern Ocean Lodge

The Baillie Lodges experience defines the luxury of travel. Capella Lodge on World Heritage-listed Lord Howe Island,
Southern Ocean Lodge on the coastal wonderland of Kangaroo Island and Longitude 131° at Australia’s spiritual heart, Uluru-Kata Tjuta, form the trio of remarkable lodges that make up the Baillie Lodges portfolio. Our exciting career opportunities offer hospitality professionals the experience of a lifetime.


Southern Ocean Lodge is Australia’s most extraordinary luxury lodge experience. Our team provides the highest level of personal service to discerning guests seeking a more civilised, stylish and sophisticated escape. Motivated by passion and a desire for excellence, our team constantly strives to exceed guests’ expectations. In return for your efforts a rewarding lifestyle on Kangaroo Island is on offer. Be part of a small, friendly and unique team. Don’t miss the opportunity to wow guests from around the world and enjoy a culture of passionate, uncompromising product integrity.

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Experiences Supervisor

Australia's zoo without fences!

Southern Ocean Lodge requires a professional, well-presented, enthusiastic & organised Experiences Supervisor to coordinate and host our exceptional activities program.

The essential element of this role is delivering the ultimate itinerary for our guests and providing in depth information relating to Southern Ocean Lodge and surroundings during our guided tours and beyond. You ensure the coordination of activities with all lodge departments, external operators and DEH/National Parks. You are responsible for training, accreditation & rostering. With a knowledge of and passion for natural history, flora and fauna, a flair for guest interaction and exceptional presentation and organisational skills, you are integral to the experience of each and every guest.

Skills & Experience

  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications and or significant experience within the hospitality/resort or eco-tourism industry
  • Senior First Aid
  • Full SA unblemished SA drivers license
  • SA small passenger vehicle license ( or ability to obtain )
  • Significant experience as a naturalist guide
  • Detailed knowledge of Australian native flora, fauna & ecology and keen interest in continuous learning
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills
  • Strong organisational skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to work and make decisions under pressure
  • Highly motivated with strong leadership skills
  • Experience in staff training and development
  • Advanced customer service capabilities and customer focus

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F&B Attendant

Passionate about food + wine?

We are looking for a motivated F&B Attendant with a real passion for hospitality and the ability to interact well with guests. You will need your RSA qualification and  at lease one year experience in a similar role.   In return, we’ll give you some great benefits including accommodation, meals and the chance to work with a fantastic team. So what’s your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you can bring your individual skills to SOL. Apply Now.

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Calling all Chefs!

Chef de Partie

If you are a talented Chef looking to take your career to the next level, opportunities exist now at Southern Ocean Lodge for a Chef de Partie to join the devoted Kitchen team. Are you motivated, professional and driven with a passion for innovative food? If so please ‘hop to it’ with your resume! Be inspired by the wealth and diversity of island and State produced gourmet fare, create world-class cuisine and welcome guests from around the globe supported by a culture of passionate product integrity with a focus on premium SA abundance. apply here