A Buffet arranged in the vessel at Gordon River Cruise
Sky view of Sarah Island & a vessel near Gordon River Cruise
Three People on the vessel at Gordon River Cruise
Cruise ship experience in Gordon River near Gordon River Cruise
People at the Tasmanian Wilderness near Gordon River Cruise


Do you want to work with one of Tasmania's best guided touring experiences?

Gordon River Cruises is located in Strahan, on the edge of Macquarie Harbour. Our cruise experiences provide guests the rare opportunity to experience the UNESCO Tasmanian World Heritage Wilderness Area. It is one of the most spectacular wilderness experiences that Tasmania has to offer.

Crew members are immersed in the history and secrets of the the majestic river and Macquarie Harbour and share these tales with our curious passengers.

We are part of NRMA Expeditions, an Australian owned and operated group that is part of the National Roads and Motorists' Association. NRMA Expeditions also owns and operates Strahan VillageFreycinet Lodge and Cradle Mountain Hotel.

For our full list of current vacancies, click here.


The Gordon RIver is one of Tasmania’s most unique destinations. Being part of an exciting tourism business in such a picturesque location is something we consider to be truly special. 

Working with our team creates opportunities to learn about multiple operational departments across the cruise business, as well as at our other regional properties. This opportunity to grow and diversify is a genuine benefit of working with NRMA.

Geoff Eyers, General Manager, Gordon River Cruises

Why Work With Us?

  • Passionate, committed and supportive team
  • Tranquil natural setting 
  • Access to local experiences
  • Part of NRMA, offering career progression opportunties
  • Access to discounted staff accommodation


  • Live nestled between rugged mountains and the mighty Gordon River
  • Strahan is on the doorstep of the iconic local attraction, West Coast Wilderness Railway
  • Enjoy whisky and wine tastings overlooking Macquarie Harbour at Restaurant View 42°
  • Excellent bike riding, hiking and sand tobogganning nearby
  • Near one of the last expanses of temperate rainforests on the planet
  • Approximately 5 hours drive from Hobart and 3.5 hours from Launceston



Harbor view from Strahan Village near Gordon River Cruise

Strahan Village

Accommodation in the heart of Strahan, within walking distance of Gordon River Cruises and multiple restaurants.

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Exterior view of Cradle Mountain Hotel near Gordon River Cruise

Cradle Mountain Hotel

Accommodation, award-winning restaurant and a wilderness art gallery set among alpine woodland just minutes from Cradle Mountain.

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East Coast Ocean in Freycinet Lodge near Gordon River Cruise

Freycinet Lodge

Eco lodge located entirely within Freycinet National Park on Tasmania's stunning east coast. Multiple restaurants and beach access.

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