Are you a culinary trained chef interested in cruising Australia, NZ and the remote Kimberley?


Are you interested in working within a highly professional (and fun) crew?


Position Snapshot


A high profile 32m private expedition yacht is on the search for sole chef to join their adventurous program.


The yacht is run with a fulltime crew of 5/6 and the chef will cater for both guests and crew.


The yacht has a terrific reputation , with both personable / friendly / accommodating owners and fun / adventurous / professional crew dynamic.


The owner fly’s in/out on various locations with good down time in-between for R & R and re-provisioning


Vessel movement plans over the next 12 months- 

Joining in FNQ, with some local trips around the reef, Carins, East Coast, Whitsundays, then coming down East Coast for summer to Melbourne (possibly Tasmania) onto New Zealand for tail end of summer and then will travel to the remote Kimberely for 2025


The Chef 

“Male or female. Good chef experience is a must! happy team player, fresh Healthy food, fit fun candidate preferred, owner loves his seafood, one of his sons is Allergic to Sesame products as well as most nuts so they must be happy and able to run a galley without those ingredients while he is onboard.”

Must be well organised, can provision accurately for longer trips, must be able to maintain clean workstation and organised stores. Generally diverse culinary range , will have good influence over menu selection suiting owners tastes


The Particulars

Full time position (12 months)

110-130k pa + super DOE/Negotiable

4 weeks paid holiday.

1 set of return flights home

start date : 1- 2 weeks


The chef must have working rights for Australia / NZ


Are you a Chef interested in spending winter in Fiji & Summers in Australia?

Are you interested in joining a fun and active crew?


Position Snapshot


A 40m private SY currently in Australia is on the search for a sole chef to join for their Fiji season and beyond

The yacht is run with 6 crew and the Chef should be able to work well in a tight-knit team.

The owner is one of the best you will find, down to earth, personable and owning multiple superyacht programs

The yacht will look to head to Fiji in early July with the season wrapping up close to November.

After the season the vessel will head to Sydney for summer (home base)

The yacht is open to the seasoned superyacht chef to the culinary trained chefs looking for their start on yachts and can match salaries accordingly.


The crew are very active / fun /professional and the owner very respectful, the chef will enjoy their time in Fiji for the season


The Ideal Candidate



Start: Early August in Fiji

Salary: $120,00-$130,000 AUD DOE + standard Australian leave (no rotation)