Each place has a compelling reason for guests to travel there, to experience, discover, to connect...

The trusted source for luxury Australian travel experiences and accommodation. This is a collection of the best high-end lodges and camps, located across diverse regions of Australia. 

Collectively, the lodges showcase Australia’s extraordinary diversity of place and experience, underpinned by the soft luxuries expected by our guests. Purpose and positive impact is at the core of what it means to be a Luxury Lodge of Australia. Read more…

The lodges are much more than just a (great) place to stay. Delivery of connection to place is key to the purpose of each lodge. Between them the lodges deliver over 250 individual experiences and activities, all created to give guests a genuine sense of place, with the luxury of privileged access. Take a closer look »

OUR STORIES

These video stories are all about the connection with place, via privileged access to diverse landscapes, to knowledgable characters and the people of our places, to our rich food, wine and beverage culture, our wildlife, our everything…

Our videos were created out of the desire to show people why they should visit a lodge? What would they do there? How would it make them feel? Take a look… and see how they make you feel.

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What to do when

WHAT TO DO WHEN

The first thing people often ask when planning a trip to Australia is… When is the best time to go? The honest answer is, our sheer scale and diversity of environment and climate across the continent means, for Australia, guests are spoilt for choice, at any time of the year.

This part of our website helps guide you across over 250 experiences and easily sorts them by season and by lodge, so guests can plan by activity preference, or by time of year – summer, autumn, winter or spring.

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The Luxury Lodges of Australia are devoted to connecting their guests with a sense of place. It is their signature experiences that make a visit to any of these Australian regions genuine, memorable and for some, life-changing.

Recent News, Offers & Events

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Last Minute Upcoming Adventure

Last Minute Upcoming Adventure

The True North has a limited number of cabins available on Kimberley Snapshot itineraries departing in May and June, giving flexible guests (or those ready and waiting for an opportunity like this)... More »

Travel + Leisure 2022 It List

Travel + Leisure 2022 It List

Silky Oaks Lodge, Australia’s newest luxury lodge in the world’s oldest living rainforest, has been named in Travel + Leisure’s prestigious It List for new hotels in 2022, released to its global... More »

SOL 2.0 Under Way

SOL 2.0 Under Way

Baillie Lodges Team Breaks Ground on the Southern Ocean Lodge Rebuild Two years after Baillie Lodges’ award-winning flagship property Southern Ocean Lodge was razed in the Kangaroo Island (KI)... More »

Australia: Inspired Escapes + Culinary Journeys

Australia: Inspired Escapes + Culinary Journeys

Southern Crossings and Gourmet Traveller collaborate to present a premium hardcover travel cook book; ‘Australia: Inspired Escapes + Culinary Journeys’ featuring 13 Luxury Lodges of... More »

Lonely Planet’s Top 10

Lonely Planet’s Top 10

The phenomenal views of the Great Dividing Range and the surrounding World Heritage-listed national parks of Spicers Peak Lodge have been honoured by well-heeled global travel authority Lonely Planet,... More »

Eastern Kuku Yalanji Daintree Rainforest Handback

Eastern Kuku Yalanji Daintree Rainforest Handback

The world’s oldest living rainforest has been officially returned ownership to the Traditional Owners, the Eastern Kuku Yalanji people in a historic handback ceremony including the UNESCO World... More »

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