Seeking managers for Swansea Gardens

Applications are invited from enthusiastic and motivated people interested in managing Swansea Gardens Lakeside Holiday Park, one of Lake Macquarie City Council’s four holiday parks.

Swansea Gardens Lakeside Holiday Park is a 382 site park located on the western side of the lake entrance at Swansea. The park comprises a range of tourist facilities and accommodation including villas, cabins, caravan, and camping sites. There are also 165 leased residential and holiday van sites in the park.


The successful management team will be required to undertake all activities at the park, including office reception and site bookings, amenities and on-site accommodation cleaning, ground maintenance, building maintenance, pool maintenance, holiday activities, and marketing. The managers must employ assistant managers to support the operation and maintenance of the park.

Skills and experience

The successful applicants must have at least three years of experience managing a holiday park with skills to operate a customer focused, economically and environmentally sustainable holiday park.

The contract is for a three-year period commencing on 27 November 2017.

An attractive remuneration package is available which contains a base payment plus incentive payments based on the level of annual income derived from the park. On-site accommodation for both managers and assistant managers is provided by Council as part of the contract.

How do I apply?

To apply, visit and download the information package.