We are Rick and Julie Rodgers, offering Relief Management for Motels, Resorts and Tourist Parks
Rick & Julie Rodgers

Back to Relief Managers home page for professional relieving management coupleOur Relief Management Skills developed over 9 years as Owners and Operators of our own Hospitality property, gave us the skills to be professional relieving managers for motels on a management couple basis. Our References will show Professional Aproach with honest management.Our Resume takes us back 20 years and covers 9 years development of management skills.Comments from our guests show that we are people oriented and suited to Relief Management.Contact us with your Motel Relief Management requirements.

As we're fully booked for the immediate future, we have provided these links to other Management Couples for your perusal. We have no franchise or commission agreement with these independent contractors. As such we're not responsible for the outcome of any agreements or contracts you may enter into with these freelance contractors listed below.
If you would like to advertise your Relief Management Services here, take a look at our Advertise Here page.

Please make contact with these Relief Managers and let them know that we sent you.
Warm Regards
Rick & Julie Rodgers.

Shane & Kerry Stanford


Phone: 0434 665 247

We have over 10 years’ experience as Motel Managers in NSW & QLD.

  • Our experience includes

  • 52 unit motel, with restaurant, conference room and licensed bar

  • 29 unit motel with Restaurant and Bar

  • 34 unit motel with Function Room and Bar

Previously we have managed a small motel and caravan park in a relief role

We have used computerised software programs such as Satin & RMS,

Guestpoint & Roommaster including channel management - siteminder and update 247 for online bookings

and have also managed manual book style motels.

We have managed 6 plus staff members in a busy professional manner.

Included in our range of duties is the following:

Laundry, Room preparation for cleaners, Breakfast, Reception, Marketing,

Handyman duties including all mowing and gardening, Pool maintenance.

 If you have a holiday or break in mind, do not hesitate to give us a call.

 We will be willing to travel. We will do short term or long term relief.


Time Out

Rhonda & Shane Cooper

Ph:  Rhonda:  0409 356 241
        Shane : 0437 746 191



If you require “Time Out” we can offer you exceptional Relief Management for your “Time Out” experience.  Over the last 10 years we have both been involved in the hospitality industry working as a team in motels including those with bar and restaurants, caravan parks – tourist and permanent.  Prior to this Shane has a 15 year Airline background and Rhonda with PA and Secretarial roles.

Amongst our qualifications we have RMLV, RSA Certificates, Qld Police check certificates, Seniors First Aid; Food Handling. Both are familiar with the reservation systems of Guest Point, Room Master, RMS, Starfleet, Satin and Tripsetter, Accounting packages of MYOB and QuickBooks; Housekeeping, breakfast, reception duties, marketing and all maintenance including lawns and pools.

John Tame : 0400 044 962
Margaret Brotchie: 0407 679 544

Email: johnltame@gmail.com


John Tame & Margaret Brotchie

Professional, Friendly, Honest relieving Managers. Available to go any where by appointment.

Combined skills,  Experienced Managers (a couple).   Fellow of Aust Institute of Managers. 

Justice of the Peace.  Real Estate License including Resident Letting Agent. (Police security check completed Nov 2011)  Computer Literate, OZWIZ Motelier, RMS & Ezyrez booking systems. Adaptable to others. Experienced Exec Housekeeper (10yrs). Past Restaurant Owner, food prep certificate, Food Safety Supervisor Certificate and RSA. Licensed in maintenance ( Electrical/ Gas) Pool care & Maintenance . Grounds & Gardens. Senior First Aid & CPR. RMLV QLD
Liquor Approved Manager.

Our Commitment is to manage your business in your absence , in the best possible way without change. Maintain staff stability and treat guests in a friendly professional manner.



Tori and Ian Hamilton

Phone: 0418 603 286

Email: ihamilton@bigpond.com

Web Site: www.bedandbreakfastsitters.com.au



 We are a husband and wife team who are experienced in running B&B'S, Motels and Hotels.

 Prior to being involved in the hospitality industry we worked as professionals in the Finance and Advertising sectors in Sydney then moved to QLD owning our own cleaning and hospitality business.

 A love of entertaining, cooking, providing top class service and meeting new people is our priority, making a guests' stay a memorable one for all the right reasons is what we pride ourselves in.

 Your business would be treated as if it was our own, allowing you to have a break knowing that everything is running efficiently and your guests are receiving the service they deserve.

 References from prior  positions and current police checks are available.

 So, if you are considering having a break and would like us to take care of your business - allowing it continue even when you're not there to the standard you expect - why not give us a call.

 We are always available to discuss your requirements on

0418 603 286 or via email: ihamilton@bigpond.com

 Hope to hear from you soon.


Deb Winter

Mob: 0432 055 262

Email: debwinter56z@hotmail.com

Deb’s Mobile Motel Relief Management

My name is Deb Winter I understand the need to have a break from your business and am here to help you .
I ran my own business a guest house on my own until November 2012. I have since been doing motel relief management. Love doing this type of work it is very rewarding as I get to travel and have met some wonderful people and have formed many lasting friendships.
I am from old school and am a hard worker and have a great eye for attention to detail.
Am familiar with Satin, Motelier booking systems and Siteminder.
To be able to relax and enjoy your break you need to know that you have someone reliable honest dependable in the seat.
So please give me a call or email me and we can have a chat.


Vaughan & Patti Bridgeman

Phone: 0428 762 411

E-mail: vaughan09vb@gmail.com

Motel Relief Managers - Short or Long Term

Vaughan & Patti Bridgeman

We are Experienced & Professional Managers, having owned and managed properties for 25 + years.

Our expertise ranges from smaller properties of 16 rooms Bed & Breakfast to 65 Units with Restaurant and Bar.

We are well equipped to handle Conferencing and Wedding Venues both large and small.

Our many years in the industry has seen us working with most Computer Reservation Systems as well as Accounting and On Line Third Party Web Bookings (WOTIF etc.,) Setting Staff Rosters and Budgeting Plans are all within our capabilities.

Over the years we have displayed Excellent Customer Relations and Staff Communications.

If you need Reliable Relief Mangers that you can depend on, we will not disappoint you.

Give us a call to discuss your requirements large or small.

Phone: 0428 762 411

E-mail: vaughan09vb@gmail.com

Frances Hunt

Ph: 0410 549 667

E-mail: frangipanie07@bigpond.com

Motel Manager Relief / Full Time

I have the experience you are looking for. Review with Booking.com 2017 9.5/10. Exceptional from front of house, accommodation, dining, websites bookings / reservations, grounds. "We enjoyed our stay more than the words can say".

Honest, friendly, hard worker, with an eye for detail and reliable walk the talk. Operating your business as if it was mine.
Over 20 years hospitality experience motel management over 8 years. Overseeing operations of all staff, accommodation, grounds. Hiring staff to carry out maintenance issue, but firstly checking with owners of premises keeping figures under budget. Daily banking, wages, paying accounts etc.
Qualifications include, RSA certificate Qld. Food Handing license, Certifice IV in training & Assessment, Barista / restaurant operator. Hands on manager.
Comnputer skills, Guestpoint, Booking.com, Expedia, Resonline,Hotels.com, Wotif.com, lastminute.com.au, Facebook, Satin.
Based in Queensland, happy to travel, available from July 2018.

Austin and Betty Crampton

Phone: 0418 694 847

Email: bygo30@hotmail.com

A mature couple with 30 years experience in Motels -

We have been owners - worked for a Motel Group (Sundowner) as relief managers and for motels owned by Clubs.

 We are computer literate. We know most motel reservation programmes.

We both have an RSA and worked in many properties with restaurants including our own.

Competent breakfast cooks

Ross Edwards
0451 828 853
email raedwards.53@gmail.com

I am a passionate Manager with 10 years’ experience working as Owner/Manager of my own motel, cafes, and restaurants. Last year I sold my lease on a leasehold motel I owned and managed for 5 years. I have extensive experience and excellent knowledge of management and administration in all aspects of accommodation, food preparation and restaurants and a keen eye to detail.

I am a motivated, organized, and honest self starter. covering front and back of house, banking, 3rd party online bookings, communications, reception, guest liaison, breakfasts, laundry duties, cleaning, pool and garden maintenance, facility maintenance and cleaning.

Experienced with Satin, Motelier, RMS, computer skills and Siteminder.

You are able to contact me 24 hours per day for an immediate start on 0451 828 853 or email raedwards.53@gmail.com


Mike & Cathy Davidson

Motel Management


We would like to introduce ourselves our names are Mike and Cathy a mature husband and wife team with vast experience, totally reliable, honest, professional, motivated and not afraid to work.

Successfully owned and operated our own Restaurants and Coffee Shops, including management of Retirement Villages and Motels.

 Everyone needs to get away and relax, remember we will work when you don’t want to.

Mike and I are proficient in  RMS, Little Hotelier, Guestpoint. Own ABN

Always available to discuss your requirements whether short, medium or long term. 

Please don’t hesitate to contact us on 0459 111 385 or alternatively mcdavidson46@gmail.com we would love to hear from you.


Vicky and Gary Chapman
Ph: 0419 034 070


We are Vicky and Gary Chapman

Recently we sold our very busy city serviced apartment business which we ran successfully for 15 years.
Prior to that we had a country motel for over 7 years.

We both have current police clearances as well as first aid certificates.
Proficient with Guest Point, Satin ,RMS, Room master, IQ worldlink, Booking Button and Siteminder.
We love the hospitality industry, however we are now at a stage that we are happy to work on a need to basis.

So, if you have a motel, serviced apartments or a caravan park
 and would like a multi skilled, positive couple to look after your business
whilst you have a well deserved break, we would be happy to help.

Based in Adelaide, but are happy to travel, so distance is not a problem.
Please feel free to contact us.

Julie and Keith Johnson

Relief  Managers
Caravan Parks Tourist Parks and small motels 
Ph: 0404 004 427



We are a semi-retired couple with a broad background in hospitality and tourism, that are seeking temp/relief work in caravan, tourist or cabin parks.

We offer you peace of mind that your business is in good hands while you take a well-earned break. Our background and experience has provided us with a broad skills and knowledge base, that covers working as both resident and relief managers, owning and operating “Adjinbilly Rainforest Retreat Cabins”.

We are great at problem solving, and can think outside of the box when it comes to ‘on the spot’ situations. Great communicators and with fantastic people skills we are keen to work and guarantee to put in 110% effort.

Our work skills:

  • ensuring the smooth day-to-day running of the office and reception, including handling all enquiries and bookings, check-ins and check-outs, collection of tariffs
  • ensuring that high standards of presentation, with a friendly/ caring disposition and the ability to provide an excellent customer service
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • excellent telephone manner
  • excellent computer skills
  • experienced working with RMS  and on line booking sites
  • a professional, reliable and flexible
  • the ability to prioritise workload in a busy and professional environment
  • OHS & risk management, maintenance and cleanliness are achieved and maintained
  • ensuring that the grounds and gardens, accommodation and facilities are maintained and cleaned to a high standard and that the park is well-presented at all times
  • giving a high priority to the safety and security of guests, employees and park assets
  • rostering staff as required within the budgeted guidelines
  • a sound knowledge of the relevant legislation
  • the ability to carry out company policies with efficient and appropriate procedures, documentation and record-keeping.
  • a keen willingness to learn

Although we are based in south-east Queensland travel is not an issue.

We are very keen to undertake any training that would be required. If you are interested in using us as relief mangers, or would like more information, please contact Julie 0404004427, or email wckpt@internode.on.net

We would love you to visit our Facebook page K & J Johnson Relief Managers

Have a great day,

Julie & Keith Johnson

59 Hancock Lane Mt Marshall 4362

David Rice

Mobile: 0419 183 374


I offer the highest level of customer service, problem solving, staff management and marketing.

I have a happy personality with outstanding communication skills and a professional,  welcoming  sense of humour.  I believe problems are only opportunities seeking a direction and those who know me have benefitted from my positive attitude. Good motel managers create a welcoming enjoyable experience for guests and a stress-free environment for owners and staff. Great motel managers envision the possible problems and guarantee all of the above. I believe that I possess the 3rd eye required to be a great motel manager as I look for the gaps in systems that need attention. I am loyal, honest and reliable with a can-do attitude. I take great pleasure in ensuring guests have a wonderful experience while staying at motels I manage.


       Guestpoint and associated backend systems such as booking.com, expedia etc.

       RSA, Food Handling Certificate, Police checks

       Reception and administration skills

       Accounts Payable, Receivable and Reconciliations

       Detail orientated

       Strong organizational and people skills

       Online Banking

       Competent in MS Word, Excel, Outlook


Relief Motel Management

December 2020                             Cousins Motor Inn, Inverell

August 2020                     Summerhill Motor Inn, Merimbula

July 2020                           Commodore Motor Inn Albury



Allan & Sandy Hsiao – 6495 3111
Summerhill Motor Inn, Merimbula

Alan & Carol Scott –
 0415 585 850
Graham Clark – 0419 774 445
Commodore Motor Inn, Albury

Mike Hocking – 02 6885 2555
Abel Tasman Motor Inn, Dubbo

Dilys & Neil Harvey

Ph:-0499 881 020

0420 948 996

Email:- neil.dilys@xtra.co.nz             

Over 30 years of combined Motel Experience

We both offer the highest levels of customer service, problem solving, staff management and marketing.

We have two mutually happy personalities with outstanding communication skills and wicked senses of humour. Those who know us have enjoyed our positive attitudes and outlook to life. Our belief is that a motel managers greatest role is to create a welcoming enjoyable experience for our guests, and a stress-free environment for owners and staff. We are loyal, honest and reliable with a can-do attitude. We take great pleasure in ensuring our guest have a wonderful experience while staying at the motels we have managed whilst enjoying our unique kiwi hospitality.


       Strait Reservations, Callista, Roonsoft in NZ

       Newbook, Guestpoint, Little hotelier and Hirum in Australia.

       Managed all accounts via Banklink and ace payroll now MYOB.

and associated backend systems such as booking.com, expedia etc.

       Daily administration of the motel including,

       Handling bookings online and direct through OTA and Travel Agents,

       Staff rosters and daily duties to maintain high standards,

       Daily balancing,

       Breakfast preparation,

       General maintenance,

       Linen orders,

High level of customer service

       Accounts Payable, Receivable and Reconciliations

       Detail orientated

       Strong organizational and people skills

       Online Banking

       Competent in MS Word, Excel, Outlook

       Food Safety Supervisor

       Currently doing RSA






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