Island Reef jobs

Ben Southall speaks about experiences 24 hours after Irukandji sting


Mon 28 Dec 2009
Hamilton Island, Whitsundays, Great Barrier Reef: Less than 24 hours after an Irukandji marine sting, Ben Southall speaks with John Nayler from ChannelWhitsunday.com. Island caretaker and winner of th ... [more]

 


Best job in the world - Orchestrated media event of the century

Wed 23 Dec 2009
With the sunsetting on the first six months of Ben Southall's "Best Job In The World", its a perfect time to lift the bonnet, check the plugs, view the mileage and evaluate the real outcomes of this a ... [more]

British Defender under sail

Julia Gates trials as Deck Hand on British Defender

Fri 20 Nov 2009
Like so many young Internationals, Julia Gates has travelled to the Whitsundays from Alanta, Georgia to find her own "Best job in the world". Arriving with ever popular "Working Holiday Visa" and the  ... [more]


Ben talks with his girlfriend, Brianna

Ben Southall wins The Best Job In The World

Wed 06 May 2009
With a top 16 finalists for the best job in the world standing in a line, ChannelWhitsunday.com joined the world's media to cover the announcement.

And the winner is....

Wed 06 May 2009
Today at the Best Job in the World, we have the finale of the selection process. This morning the final 16 have to endure a panel interview with senior members of the Queensland Tourism crew and then  ... [more]


Best Job in the World - Day 3 Intro

Tue 05 May 2009
Day 3 starts with the prospects of poor weather.


Final 16 Interview with Greg from Sinapore

Tue 05 May 2009
Greg from Singapore speaks with ChannelWhitsunday.com


Final 16 Interview with Mirjam from Germany

Tue 05 May 2009
Mirjam from Germany talks with John Nayler


Final 16 Interview with Ben from the UK

Tue 05 May 2009
Ben from the UK talks with John Nayler


Final 16 Interview with Mieko from Japan

Tue 05 May 2009
Mieko from Japan talks with John Nayler


Final 16 Interview with Anjaan from India

Tue 05 May 2009
John Nayler speaks with Anjaan about his time on the Great Barrier Reef


Final 16 Interview with Clare - Taiwan

Tue 05 May 2009
Clare from Taiwan talks to John Nayler from ChannelWhitsunday.com


Final 16 Interview with Erik from Canada

Tue 05 May 2009
Erik from Canada talks with John Nayler.


Interview with Bill Hutchinson, Skipper for Hayman Island

Tue 05 May 2009
Christina talks with Bill Hutchinson from Hayman Island


Final 16 Interview with George from Ireland

Tue 05 May 2009
George from Ireland spends some time with John Nayler


Best Job In The World - Final Selection, Day 2 Intro

Mon 04 May 2009
With 20-25 knots of South East breeze the BJITW top 16 endured an at times exciting ferry ride to the Fantasea Reefworld pontoon at the Great Barrier Reef. With a couple of the applicants and media cr ... [more]


Final 16 Interview with Juweon from Korea

Mon 04 May 2009
Interview with Juweon, Korea on Hayman Island about Day 2 of the Best Job in the World selection process.


Final 16 Interview with Cali from the USA

Mon 04 May 2009
John Nayler talked with Cali from the USA about her day 2 experience, while at Hayman Island.


Final 16 Interview with Ben from France

Mon 04 May 2009
Ben from France talks to John Nayler about the his day 2 with the Best Job in the world final selection.


Interview with Nah Judd by Christina U

Mon 04 May 2009
Christina talks with Nah Judd from Queensland Parks and Wildlife


Best Job In The World Arrival

Sun 03 May 2009
The arrival of the Island Caretaker candidates to Hamilton Island was as expected. The 16 were greeted at the airport by a bunch of media, Tourism Queensland minders and the show stealing human good l ... [more]


Final 16 Interview with Ben from France

Sat 04 Apr 2009
Interview with Ben from France.

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Interview with Melissa from Ontario, Canada

Fri 03 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

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Interview with Ben from France

Fri 03 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

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Interview with Hailey Turner

Fri 03 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

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Interview with Ben Southall

Fri 03 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

Interview with Marcella

Fri 03 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

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Interview with Juweon Kim

Fri 03 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

Interview with Linda Hoang, Edmonton

Thu 02 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

Interview with Erik Rolfsen

Thu 02 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

Interview with Christine Estima

Thu 02 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

Interview with David Whitehill

Thu 02 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

Interview with Chris Bray

Thu 02 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

Interview with Steven Rogers

Thu 02 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

Inteview with Adeline St.Romaine

Thu 02 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]

Interview with Anny Chih

Thu 02 Apr 2009
With just hours to till the announcement of the top 10 Best Job in the World applicants ChannelWhitsunday.com sought some answers from the top 50 that have now endured months of blogging, interviews a ... [more]


David Whitehill - Top 50 applicant for the best job in the world

Wed 18 Mar 2009
Vastly experienced Aussie lad David Whitehill probably deserves the title of front runner in the race for the Best Job in the World competition conducted by Tourism Queensland.

With a career that  ... [more]


Chris Bray, top 50 applicant for the best job in the world

Sat 14 Mar 2009
John Nayler speaks with Chris Bray, top 50 applicant for the best job in the world. Chris, despite his modest years, is a well travel adventurer having completed ocean sailing trips, polar treks, biki ... [more]


Adeline St Romain - Best Job In The World Top 50

Wed 11 Mar 2009
Instantly likeable, Adeline St Romain is one of two people from the Los Angeles, California to be selected into the top 50 round of the "Best job in the world". Growing up in Florida, Adeline is the d ... [more]


Linda Hoang, top 50 pick in the race for the

Thu 05 Mar 2009
On the hop to California our John Nayler was able to catch up with Linda Hoang in Edmonton Canada. He posted this report.

Linda is the sole representative of the Alberta province in the central We ... [more]

Marcella Moser, Erik Rolfsen, Anny Chih

Vancouver's top 3 for the Best Job In The World

Wed 04 Mar 2009
Having ventured to Vancouver on my round the world trip, I was pleased to be able to meet the Vancouver top 50 connections competing for the best job in the world. Anny Chih, Erik Rolfsen, and Marcell ... [more]


Shannon Donaldson speaks about her Best job in the world application

Tue 17 Feb 2009
John Nayler speaks with Shannon Donaldson about her best job in the world application. Shannon is in Toronto, but has travelled to Australia, working in a gulf town for 3 months.


Christine Estima interviewed for the best job in the world

Tue 17 Feb 2009
Christine Estima interviewed in Toronto about her application for the best job in the world. Follow the links for her application video and blog web site.


Interview with Sarah Simpson, Best job in the world applicant

Tue 10 Feb 2009
We interview bubbly "Best job in the world" applicant Sarah Simpson from the UK.


John Nayler, Australia

Thu 05 Feb 2009
Naturally, our very own John Nayler had to make an application. While some suggest that Tourism Queensland will select a foreigner to ensure they get the most exposure in overseas media, we believe th ... [more]


Christina U, Airlie Beach, Australia

Thu 05 Feb 2009
Christina U is a part time presenter for ChannelWhitsunday.com and lives in Airlie Beach, Queensland


Kate, Australia

Wed 04 Feb 2009
Kate, Australia


Sheree, Australia

Wed 04 Feb 2009
Sheree, Australia


Corby Sullivan

Wed 04 Feb 2009
Corby Sullivan


Jeremy Maupin

Wed 04 Feb 2009
Jeremy Maupin


Team Jessee

Wed 04 Feb 2009
Team Jessee


Julia, Australia

Wed 04 Feb 2009
Julia, Australia


Shane O

Wed 04 Feb 2009
Shane O


Nicollo, Philippines

Tue 03 Feb 2009
Nicollo, Philippines


Anny Chih, Vancover Canada

Tue 03 Feb 2009
Anny has great energy, has the handle on humour and comes across so tight


Ressie, USA

Tue 03 Feb 2009


Ema Q, Italy

Mon 02 Feb 2009
With a little help from friends, Ema has put together an interesting and funny application video. While many application videos include people wearing snorkels, Ema tries to go for a swim in the middl ... [more]


Sarah Simpson, Uk

Sun 01 Feb 2009
Sarah Simpson, Uk


Ben Cormier, Montreal, Canada

Sun 01 Feb 2009
Ben Cormier, Montreal, Canada


Barb McGill, Alaska

Sat 31 Jan 2009
Barb McGill, Alaska


Shawn Welch, Boston, USA

Sat 31 Jan 2009
Shawn Welch, Boston, USA


Thor, United Kingdom

Sat 31 Jan 2009
Thor, United Kingdom


Philippe, Luxemburg

Sat 31 Jan 2009
Philippe, Luxemburg


Bethany, United States

Sat 31 Jan 2009
Bethany, United States


Winston, USA

Sat 31 Jan 2009
Winston, USA


Tommy Douglas

Sat 31 Jan 2009
Tommy Douglas


Marc Lepage

Sat 31 Jan 2009
Marc Lepage


Erik, Vancouver

Sat 31 Jan 2009
Erik, Vancouver.


Lisa Dierolf

Sat 31 Jan 2009
Lisa Dierolf


Katie Haas

Thu 29 Jan 2009
Katie Haas


Crystal, United States

Wed 28 Jan 2009
Crystal, United States


Lisa Robinson goes for a snorkel

Wed 28 Jan 2009
Nice drama Shawn


Aussie Hittman

Wed 28 Jan 2009
Nice drama Shawn


JP Coakley

Tue 27 Jan 2009
Excellent application JP


Bea, Spain

Tue 27 Jan 2009
Bea, Spain


Mermaid Melissa

Tue 27 Jan 2009
Underwater specialist..


Dennis Bandack, Switzerland

Sat 24 Jan 2009
Dennis Bandack, Switzerland


Andrew, United States

Sat 24 Jan 2009
Andrew, United States


Thomas, Germany

Sat 24 Jan 2009
Thomas, Germany


Nik, Spain

Sat 24 Jan 2009


Daniel Maddox Dramatic masterpiece

Fri 23 Jan 2009
Daniel Maddox Dramatic masterpiece


Dave & Chloe, Canada

Fri 23 Jan 2009
Dave & Chloe, Canada


Carmen, Canada

Thu 22 Jan 2009
Carmen from Canada has good creditials.


Frauke, Germany

Thu 22 Jan 2009
Frauke, Germany


Martin, Austria

Thu 22 Jan 2009
Martin, Austria


Mona, Romania

Thu 22 Jan 2009
Mona, Romania


David Stewart, Canada

Wed 21 Jan 2009
David Stewart from Canada with some amazing footage.


Mariana from Rio

Wed 21 Jan 2009


Hailey, Australia

Wed 21 Jan 2009
Hailey from Australia


Christine from Canada

Sun 18 Jan 2009
Chrstine from Canada makes island reef job application.


Richard, UK

Sat 17 Jan 2009
Swim Richard, swim.



Island Reef Job Applicant Interview with Ema Q from Rome, Italy

Sat 17 Jan 2009
We catch up with Emanuela from Rome, Italy who would like to work on the Great Barrier Reef and has quite a scene making her applicaiton video.



Interview with Nah Judd from Queensland Parks an Wildlife

Sun 04 May 2008
Christina talks with Nah Judd about the Islands of the Great Barrier Reef