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The Team at Explore Australia Tours has an extensive history of operating the best tours in Victoria to some of the state's most amazing locations. This experience coupled with our love for travel has allowed us to create a new and unique touring experience not seen before.

We deliver an unforgettable journey with that 'local' feel that promises to take guests to the best locations and attractions. Along the way they’ll sample the tastiest local produce and beverages, be treated to stunning views and sights, and be left feeling a sense joy and fun that comes from an absolute quality day out.

Our customers are our inspiration, and we are focused on connecting people and places through excellent experiences. We offer a vibrant workplace where we consistently exceed customer expectations and support the local community.

All employment vacancies are posted on this webpage.

If you are interested in employment with Explore Australia please check this page regularly.


  • Melbourne
  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time
  • Casual
  • Tour Guide

Driver/Tour Guide

  • Melbourne
  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time
  • Casual
  • Tour Guide


Permanent, Casual and Seasonal roles available 

Bring your best music selections on tour with you


Driver/Tour Guide
  • Melbourne
Closing Date: 8/14/2024 12:01:00 AM
  • Melbourne
  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time
  • Casual

Job Description

The opportunity 

Become one of our valued Driver and Tour Guides and we promise to offer the right balance between exciting hours spent touring and getting you home in time for dinner (on most occasions)!

We respect that our Driver and Tour Guides are the face of our business, and we love the fact that we can offer you the chance to provide fun, unique, and informative tours.

Our intimate tours leave from our inner-city depot in Footscray, and our automatic minibuses will help you showcase the very best of Gippsland and the Mornington & Bellarine Peninsula’s:

  • Wilson's Promontory's very own amphibious boat cruises to Skull Rock 
  • Great Ocean Road & The 12 Apostles
  • Peninsula Hot Springs & Mornington Peninsula 
  • Penguin Parade & Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Park  
  • Puffing Billy & its Lush Rainforest Surrounds 
  • Around the Bay Sightseeing & Lunch Cruise onboard Searoad Ferries 
  • Bellarine Sightseeing & Lunch Cruise onboard Searoad Ferries
  • French Island National Park  

We also provide the opportunity to help guests travel back to the land before time where sustainability and nature takes over on our off-grid tours of French Island which are brilliantly run in our rugged off-road, all terrain bus colloquially known as Bruce!

With an opportunity to curate your own hours we can provide permanent, casual or seasonal hours which really offer a flexible work life balance. 

Never a dull moment, these exciting positions report to the Operations Manager and will see you focused on a range of duties including but not limited to: 

  • Providing safe & unforgettable tours 
  • Ensuring customer experiences far exceed their expectations 
  • Drive small, personalised modern tour buses and 4WD’s in spectacular locations
  • Engaging customers with local knowledge, insights and only your very best music selections!


All about you

If your desire is to make tour memories last a lifetime, then you’re the guide we’re looking for! 

By demonstrating outstanding driving skills, having local insights, and anticipating your guests needs you know you can ensure your tours are exceptional every time. Enthusiasm for the local areas, wildlife, people, and places will see you grow and develop within our ever-expanding business.

Minimum requirements for the position include:

  • Current first aid certificate 
  • Full driver’s license, minimum light rigid license (medium preferred)
  • Victorian driver’s accreditation certificate 


Employee benefits 

Free ferry travel: free travel on Searoad Ferries between Queenscliff & Sorrento and Westernport Ferries between Crib Point, French Island and Phillip Island

Fantastic staff discounts: enjoy discounted dining, food, beverage and retail products whilst travelling on Searoad Ferries.

Professional development: we support your career with a range of training and development opportunities - whether you are seeking to obtain a certificate or learn new skills.

Rewards and recognition from your peers: earn and give points for going over and above - points can be exchanged for a wide selection of vouchers.

Your well-being matters: access to our Employee Assistance Program, available 24/7, a structured roster, and annual flu shots.

Celebrate success together: we work hard, and we have fun. Our employees enjoy a calendar of Company events including regular social gatherings, annual conferences and a few surprises cooked up throughout the year.


How to apply 

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