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Oct 26, 2021

Concrete Playground shares ‘Ten Luxury Stays in Tropical North Queensland Where You’ll Wake up Immersed in Paradise’, noting quintessential luxury Far North Queensland stays. There’s little wonder that Lizard Island, Silky Oaks Lodge and Mt Mulligan Lodge of Luxury Lodges of Australia made the list.

“If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to live in a treehouse, just like Brendan Fraser in George of the Jungle, Silky Oaks Lodge in Mossman is the place to bring that foliage fantasy to life. Wedged between the breathtaking Daintree Rainforest and peaceful Mossman River, Silky Oaks Lodge has six treehouse-inspired stays to choose from so you can sleep among the treetops of the tropics.

Each accomodation option has been designed to embrace the property’s natural surrounds and will indulge your senses in the lush rainforest that truly thrives in summer. If you want to wash off under an outdoor shower, wake up to floor-to-ceiling rainforest views and relax in a bath on your very own private deck while overlooking a cascading river, look sharp to Silky Oaks Lodge. The luxury ecolodge is currently closed for refurbishments and is due to reopen on December 15, 2021.

…If you want to see the Great Barrier Reef without spending hours on a boat, Lizard Island Resort is the ideal place to base yourself. This luxury lodge is quite literally surrounded by the reef meaning you can roll out of bed and right into one of the world’s natural wonders in minutes. But it’s not just its proximity to the reef that lures people to the island.

The all-inclusive accomodation helps take the guesswork out of holiday planning with meals, drinks, snorkelling gear, paddleboards, sea kayaks and more included in your stay. The toughest choice you’ll make during your trip will be deciding which of the opulent day spa treatments will make you feel the most relaxed. If you do want to explore a little further, the resort has an onsite naturalist that hosts guided walks to share the island’s cultural heritage, particularly that of the Traditional Land Owners, Jiogurru of the Dingaal Aboriginal people.

…When you think of Tropical North Queensland, the outback probably doesn’t come to mind. But if you drive 160 kilometres northwest of Cairns to Mt Mulligan Lodge, that’s exactly what you’ll find. As the name suggests, this boutique accomodation overlooks the immense tabletop mountain that is Mount Mulligan.

Here, you can experience an all-inclusive luxury outback stay featuring hikes, all-terrain vehicle adventures, barramundi fishing, stargazing and more. The sprawling 28,000-hectare property ensures all 20 guests it can accommodate have ample privacy during their stay. Plus, each guest room gets a buggy to buzz around the property on, so you can get from your bed to sunset drinks at the bar with ease. Mt Mulligan Lodge has lots of worthy initiatives in place, too, from a waste minimisation program to a partnership with Ganbina to help local Indigenous students secure employment after school. ” – Courtney Ammenhauser, Concrete Playground.

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Apr 16, 2021 | Lisa Mahar joins the team at Mt Mulligan Lodge as Executive Chef. More »

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Jul 30, 2019 | Luxury Lodges of Australia is delighted to announce Mt Mulligan Lodge has joined as the newest member of the collection … More »

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Jun 02, 2021 | A steadfast return to the top tropical escape, The Canberra Times reveals why Lizard Island has made such a comeback. More »

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Oct 06, 2021 | Baillie Lodges Serves up a Tonic for this Pandemic: Locals Only Gin More »

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Dec 13, 2021 | The Weekend Australian nominates Silky Oaks Lodge as one of the hottest new places to stay and eat. More »

Dec 13, 2021 | The Weekend Australian nominates Silky Oaks Lodge as one of the hottest new places to … More »

Dec 13, 2021 | The Weekend Australian nominates Silky Oaks Lodge as one of the hottest new places to stay and eat. More »

Dec 15, 2021 | Harper's Bazaar rounded up 7 of Queensland’s most chic and sophisticated stays including qualia, Spicers Peak Lodge and Lizard Island … More »

Dec 15, 2021 | Harper's Bazaar rounded up 7 of Queensland’s most chic and sophisticated stays including qualia, Spicers … More »

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Jan 21, 2022 | Traveller details the opening of 'luxury-meets-nature' Silky Oaks Lodge, founded by Australians James and Hayley Baillie. More »

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Mar 29, 2021 | Luxury Lodges of Australia in clear demand as local travel encompasses remote backyard destinations. More »

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Apr 13, 2022 | Selected by Travel + Leisure editors, the 2022 It List recognises Silky Oaks Lodge amongst the 100 most unforgettable new and … More »

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Jul 27, 2021 | AFAR Magazine lists Silky Oaks Lodge as top destination for visiting to one of 6 biodiversity hotspots around the world. More »

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Sep 30, 2021 | In an historic day, the First Nations Eastern Kuku Yalanji people have been returned ownership of the World Heritage-listed Daintree … More »

Sep 30, 2021 | In an historic day, the First Nations Eastern Kuku Yalanji people have been returned ownership … More »

Sep 30, 2021 | In an historic day, the First Nations Eastern Kuku Yalanji people have been returned ownership of the World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest in Tropical North Queensland. More »

Feb 18, 2022 | The Australian Financial Review details the low-key, low-impact luxury of Silky Oaks Lodge that provides for our longing to get … More »

Feb 18, 2022 | The Australian Financial Review details the low-key, low-impact luxury of Silky Oaks Lodge that provides … More »

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Feb 16, 2022 | In today's copy of The Australian, luxury lodges Arkaba and Silky Oaks Lodge get the nod for considerate, sustainable tourism … More »

Feb 16, 2022 | In today's copy of The Australian, luxury lodges Arkaba and Silky Oaks Lodge get the … More »

Feb 16, 2022 | In today's copy of The Australian, luxury lodges Arkaba and Silky Oaks Lodge get the nod for considerate, sustainable tourism practises. More »

Jul 22, 2021 | Silky Oaks Lodge is partnered up with Kuku Yalanji tour operators to deliver local Aboriginal experiences in The Daintree. More »

Jul 22, 2021 | Silky Oaks Lodge is partnered up with Kuku Yalanji tour operators to deliver local Aboriginal … More »

Jul 22, 2021 | Silky Oaks Lodge is partnered up with Kuku Yalanji tour operators to deliver local Aboriginal experiences in The Daintree. More »

Aug 30, 2021 | Writer Catherine Marshall illustrates the layered history of Lizard Island after a recent stay at the luxury lodge with Traveller … More »

Aug 30, 2021 | Writer Catherine Marshall illustrates the layered history of Lizard Island after a recent stay at … More »

Aug 30, 2021 | Writer Catherine Marshall illustrates the layered history of Lizard Island after a recent stay at the luxury lodge with Traveller Magazine. More »

Aug 10, 2021 | The Australian features 5 Luxury Lodges Of Australia for the best ways to experience our natural wonders. More »

Aug 10, 2021 | The Australian features 5 Luxury Lodges Of Australia for the best ways to experience our … More »

Aug 10, 2021 | The Australian features 5 Luxury Lodges Of Australia for the best ways to experience our natural wonders. More »

Oct 11, 2021 | Business Events Australia lists Lizard Island as a place of invaluable learning experience providing CSR groups opportunities to give back. More »

Oct 11, 2021 | Business Events Australia lists Lizard Island as a place of invaluable learning experience providing CSR … More »

Oct 11, 2021 | Business Events Australia lists Lizard Island as a place of invaluable learning experience providing CSR groups opportunities to give back. More »

Nov 08, 2021 | Qantas Magazine's Travel Insider features Silky Oaks Lodge as number one reason to make Port Douglas the spot for Summer. More »

Nov 08, 2021 | Qantas Magazine's Travel Insider features Silky Oaks Lodge as number one reason to make Port … More »

Nov 08, 2021 | Qantas Magazine's Travel Insider features Silky Oaks Lodge as number one reason to make Port Douglas the spot for Summer. More »

Dec 02, 2021 | Australia Next magazine covers what to expect at the opening of Silky Oaks Lodge and a stay at The Louise. More »

Dec 02, 2021 | Australia Next magazine covers what to expect at the opening of Silky Oaks Lodge and … More »

Dec 02, 2021 | Australia Next magazine covers what to expect at the opening of Silky Oaks Lodge and a stay at The Louise. More »

Jan 12, 2022 | A steadfast companion to a luxury lodge restaurant is the verdant produce of a kitchen garden. More »

Jan 12, 2022 | A steadfast companion to a luxury lodge restaurant is the verdant produce of a kitchen … More »

Jan 12, 2022 | A steadfast companion to a luxury lodge restaurant is the verdant produce of a kitchen garden. More »

Feb 01, 2022 | Following an architectural redesign and 20-month build, Silky Oaks Lodge has emerged from its chrysalis with a fresh, contemporary style … More »

Feb 01, 2022 | Following an architectural redesign and 20-month build, Silky Oaks Lodge has emerged from its chrysalis … More »

Feb 01, 2022 | Following an architectural redesign and 20-month build, Silky Oaks Lodge has emerged from its chrysalis with a fresh, contemporary style featuring soaring ceilings, slowly turning fans and generous open-air spaces designed to welcome in the … More »

Feb 10, 2022 | 16 Luxury Lodges of Australia feature in the latest edition of QANTAS Travel Insider. More »

Feb 10, 2022 | 16 Luxury Lodges of Australia feature in the latest edition of QANTAS Travel Insider. More »

Feb 10, 2022 | 16 Luxury Lodges of Australia feature in the latest edition of QANTAS Travel Insider. More »

Apr 28, 2022 | Broadsheet shares what it's like immersing yourself in the Daintree rainforest at newly reopened Silky Oaks Lodge. More »

Apr 28, 2022 | Broadsheet shares what it's like immersing yourself in the Daintree rainforest at newly reopened Silky … More »

Apr 28, 2022 | Broadsheet shares what it's like immersing yourself in the Daintree rainforest at newly reopened Silky Oaks Lodge. More »

May 03, 2022 | Silky Oaks Lodge has been named number one in Australia and one of the best new hotel openings in the … More »

May 03, 2022 | Silky Oaks Lodge has been named number one in Australia and one of the best … More »

May 03, 2022 | Silky Oaks Lodge has been named number one in Australia and one of the best new hotel openings in the world by Condé Nast Traveler's highly anticipated 2022 Hot List. More »

Aug 18, 2021 | Here is your passport to 11 World Heritage Listed destinations in Australia... More »

Aug 18, 2021 | Here is your passport to 11 World Heritage Listed destinations in Australia... More »

Aug 18, 2021 | Here is your passport to 11 World Heritage Listed destinations in Australia... More »

Aug 19, 2021 | Travel Weekly reports the new executives taking the helm onsite at luxury lodge Lizard Island. More »

Aug 19, 2021 | Travel Weekly reports the new executives taking the helm onsite at luxury lodge Lizard Island. More »

Aug 19, 2021 | Travel Weekly reports the new executives taking the helm onsite at luxury lodge Lizard Island. More »

Aug 23, 2021 | These coastal honeymoon destinations offer stunning beach vistas and the option to do it all or do nothing at all... More »

Aug 23, 2021 | These coastal honeymoon destinations offer stunning beach vistas and the option to do it all … More »

Aug 23, 2021 | These coastal honeymoon destinations offer stunning beach vistas and the option to do it all or do nothing at all... More »

Aug 02, 2021 | Luxury Lodges of Australia features in Qantas Magazine's Travel Insider with Tourism Australia's Signature Experiences. More »

Aug 02, 2021 | Luxury Lodges of Australia features in Qantas Magazine's Travel Insider with Tourism Australia's Signature Experiences. More »

Aug 02, 2021 | Luxury Lodges of Australia features in Qantas Magazine's Travel Insider with Tourism Australia's Signature Experiences. More »

Sep 13, 2021 | Not long now, Silky Oaks Lodge set to impress with new tropics inspired menu by Executive Chef Mark Godbeer. More »

Sep 13, 2021 | Not long now, Silky Oaks Lodge set to impress with new tropics inspired menu by … More »

Sep 13, 2021 | Not long now, Silky Oaks Lodge set to impress with new tropics inspired menu by Executive Chef Mark Godbeer. More »

Sep 20, 2021 | Travel + Luxury salutes the 50 innovators who have transformed luxury holidays here and abroad. More »

Sep 20, 2021 | Travel + Luxury salutes the 50 innovators who have transformed luxury holidays here and abroad. … More »

Sep 20, 2021 | Travel + Luxury salutes the 50 innovators who have transformed luxury holidays here and abroad. More »

Oct 04, 2021 | PRIOR Magazine lists Mt Mulligan Lodge as ideal place to stargaze in Australia. More »

Oct 04, 2021 | PRIOR Magazine lists Mt Mulligan Lodge as ideal place to stargaze in Australia. More »

Oct 04, 2021 | PRIOR Magazine lists Mt Mulligan Lodge as ideal place to stargaze in Australia. More »

Nov 11, 2021 | TTG Editor Abra Dunsby highlights the Signature Experiences of Australia programme, as Australia continues to rank among the top destinations … More »

Nov 11, 2021 | TTG Editor Abra Dunsby highlights the Signature Experiences of Australia programme, as Australia continues to … More »

Nov 11, 2021 | TTG Editor Abra Dunsby highlights the Signature Experiences of Australia programme, as Australia continues to rank among the top destinations for travel post pandemic. More »

Feb 07, 2022 | The new experiences on offer at Mt Mulligan Lodge features in the latest edition of The Weekend Australian's Travel & … More »

Feb 07, 2022 | The new experiences on offer at Mt Mulligan Lodge features in the latest edition of … More »

Feb 07, 2022 | The new experiences on offer at Mt Mulligan Lodge features in the latest edition of The Weekend Australian's Travel & Luxury. More »

Mar 03, 2022 | With the much-anticipated reopening of Australia’s international borders, businesses can enjoy exclusive use of some of Australia’s luxury lodges and … More »

Mar 03, 2022 | With the much-anticipated reopening of Australia’s international borders, businesses can enjoy exclusive use of some … More »

Mar 03, 2022 | With the much-anticipated reopening of Australia’s international borders, businesses can enjoy exclusive use of some of Australia’s luxury lodges and have the place all to yourself. More »

Mar 01, 2022 | Each year on March 3rd, World Wildlife Day draws attention to the conservation status of some of the most critically … More »

Mar 01, 2022 | Each year on March 3rd, World Wildlife Day draws attention to the conservation status of … More »

Mar 01, 2022 | Each year on March 3rd, World Wildlife Day draws attention to the conservation status of some of the most critically endangered species of wild flora and fauna. More »

Apr 07, 2022 | Anything but your typical country retreats, Traveller notes the six best Australian luxury lodges. More »

Apr 07, 2022 | Anything but your typical country retreats, Traveller notes the six best Australian luxury lodges. More »

Apr 07, 2022 | Anything but your typical country retreats, Traveller notes the six best Australian luxury lodges. More »

Nov 15, 2021 | Nature's calendar tells us that the 2021 Great Barrier Reef coral spawning is set to occur next week. More »

Nov 15, 2021 | Nature's calendar tells us that the 2021 Great Barrier Reef coral spawning is set to … More »

Nov 15, 2021 | Nature's calendar tells us that the 2021 Great Barrier Reef coral spawning is set to occur next week. More »

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