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Brewing Up A Storm

Coffee with a smile is what you get at Brewing Up A Storm. Operating in the SES State Headquarters, Brewing Up A Storm gives our employees the opportunity to learn hospitality, customer service and money-handling skills.

As well as great coffee, you will also find a delicious menu from popular local caterers, which includes gluten-free, vegan and dairy-free treats and, of course, fantastic service from our friendly team.

Brewing Up a Storm is open Monday to Friday from 7 am to 3 pm and has locations in Wollongong and Shell Cove. Our cafes are at:

  • 93-99 Burelli Street, Wollongong
  • 50 Harbour Boulevard, Shell Cove
  • 41 Burelli Street, Wollongong

Packaging, Labelling & Shrink Wrapping

Do you have great attention to detail and enjoy a regular routine? Greenacres packs, labels and assembles a range of products, including cosmetics, fishing rods, beverages and cochlear implants for many leading international and national brands.

Commercial Sewing

Do you enjoy sewing? Greenacres offers meaningful employment under the supervision of skilled sewing machinists who will support your skill development in operating technical machinery. We manufacture body bags and wheat heat packs.

Labour Hire

Greenacres has a range of labour hire crews who work in many different industries, such as Scaffolding, cleaning, gardening and maintenance. It is a great opportunity that allows you to bridge the gap between supported and open employment.


If you enjoy tinkering and taking things apart, E-Waste is perfect for you! Every day you can dismantle and recycle old electronics to help protect the environment.

Assembly & Light Manufacturing

At Greenacres, we understand that a fulfilling working life is a varied one, so we strive to give our employees the opportunity to work in the community. We have had successful contracts in areas such as building, groundskeeping and IT support and are always looking to create more.

Employment Opportunities

If you’re after a job that is fulfilling and allows you to work in the community with all of the necessary support, Brewing Up A Storm might be right for you.

We aim for coffee with a smile at Brewing Up A Storm. We operate out of the SES State Headquarters – Wollongong, Warrigal Care – Shell Cove and Wollongong City Council Building – Wollongong.

What makes the role right for you?

You have a genuine interest in:

  • Making great coffee
  • Working in a café
  • Food preparation
  • Cleaning
  • Customer Service

Requirements of the role:

  • You love serving customers
  • You are keen to learn how to work safely and efficiently in a café environment.
  • Ability to work in Shell Cove and Wollongong
  • Literacy and Numeracy skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Certificate II in hospitality or relevant qualification
  • Meet the impairment criteria for the Disability Support Pension (DSP)
  • Be over 18 years olds
  • Adequate funding to accommodate your required supports to undertake training and work experience

Training Opportunities

Certificate II in Hospitality

Greenacres has a wonderful opportunity for eligible* NDIS Participants to undertake a fully funded 12-month Certificate II Hospitality qualification, with a requirement to complete the practical training components of the course supported by on-the-job work experience at Greenacres Brewing Up A Storm cafes.

*Participants must have NDIS funding and meet the LLN course requirements. Must be able to attend every Friday for 12 months. You require adequate funding to accommodate your required supports to undertake training and work experience.

If you are interested in joining Greenacres, please submit an application below or contact our Enterprises Manager Mimma Peppoloni on 02 4222 6200

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