Time pauses when you venture into the extraordinary land of Gilberton Outback Retreat, an exclusive and private luxury retreat in Far North Queensland. Set on the banks of the Gilbert River, it resides on the seventh-generation owned Gilberton Station in the heart of country Queensland. Experience the unexpected and encounter a unique and genuine Australian outback holiday that will stay with you forever.
Whether you’re looking for a relaxing, secluded holiday or an exciting outback experience, Gilberton Outback Retreat has you taken care of. There’s plenty to keep you occupied – witness the abundant native wildlife while enjoying a leisurely walk, take a guided tour, and marvel at the bird watching opportunities. With 88,000 acres, Gilberton has become a nature refuge. It’s considered an area of high conservation significance, and offers the unique chance to experience the Far North in all its untouched beauty.
Explore the area’s ecological marvels – mountain ranges, granite boulders and natural springs; discover the local wildlife; be transported back in time with Aboriginal rock art; or simply soak up the peaceful, natural tranquillity.
Gilberton Outback Retreat offers tailored package experiences including four-wheel driving safari adventures, an Aboriginal art tour that showcases some of Australia’s best-preserved native art, and a fossicking experience where guests can explore the gold fields of the past.
Ensuring that Gilberton Outback Retreat lives up to its name, the accommodation is five-star outback luxury – what Gilberton calls “a rustic but luxurious take on the iconic tin hut”. The beautiful timber and rock hut overlooks the Gilbert River and boasts magnificent panoramic views. It has a fully self-contained kitchen, with a large range of food and ingredients at your disposal if you wish to cook, or enjoy the outback hospitality and dine with the Gilberton family.
There are no phones, television or internet available, allowing you to truly escape and relax – be pampered and enjoy the tranquillity away from the hustle and bustle of modern city life. Experience true comfort and peace in Gilberton Outback Retreat luxurious accommodation.
Gilberton Outback Retreat is fully inclusive of all meals, drinks (including alcoholic beverages), tours and experiences.
Tel: +617 4062 5329