Gilberton Outback Retreat

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Packages are booked directly through Gilberton Outback Retreat. Helicopter packages are also available here.

Gilberton Outback Retreat is a unique five-star private luxury retreat built on the rugged bluff overlooking the Gilbert River.

A once in a lifetime opportunity to experience the real outback is provided by the French Family which has had the Gilberton Station in the family for 7 generations.

Relax in the retreat where all your needs are taken care of, gaze upon the wildlife, the stars and the beauty which surrounds. Or if adventure is at heart, enjoy a 4WD tour of the working cattle station, tour the goldfields and have a go at fossicking, immerse yourself in nature on a guided tour of the Gilberton Nature Refuge, connect with country on a cultural tour, and more!

A retreat away from the hustle and bustle of city life which will leaving you wanting to come back for more.

Fly and Stay

Arrive in Style

Enjoy an Australian Sparkling wine and cheese board while you settle in to the comfort of the leather seats of your air conditioned Seneca fixed wing plane. After a scenic 1hr 15 minute flight you will arrive at the exclusive Gilberton Outback Retreat for your Outback Retreat Experience.

*Subject to availability of plane and accommodation.

Your Accommodation

Perched on top of a bluff above the Gilbert River, the retreat is built from local stone and timber and hosts a pillow-topped king bed and luxurious bathtub with uninterrupted panoramic views.  Step into this unique piece of Gilberton, and enjoy a welcome platter and bottle of champagne on arrival.  Appreciate the luxurious robes, waffle slippers, bathroom products and little treats scattered throughout.  The retreat is designed to captivate the beauty of this rugged landscape and is the perfect place to immerse yourself in harmony with nature’s beauty in understated luxury.

The retreat has a fully self-contained kitchen, where you can enjoy your breakfast hamper, tea, coffee and snacks at any time of the day.

There are no phones, television or internet available allowing you to truly escape, relax and digital detox.

There is plenty to see and do at Gilberton if your heart so desires. A stay at Gilberton is inclusive of all meals and alcoholic beverages as well as tours and experiences.  Your package is designed around what you like and are interested in.

Overnight getaway

Day 1: Depart Townsville (approx 1-2pm), overnight at Gilberton Outback Retreat. Includes all activities, meals and tours.

Day 2: Your choice of adventure or soak up the tranquility at Gilberton Outback Retreat, Depart Gilberton (approx 1-2pm) for your return flight to Townsville.

Cost: 1 night including flights for 2 guests $3580

Multi-Day package

Day 1:  Depart Townsville (approx 1-2pm), overnight at Gilberton Outback Retreat. Includes all activities, meals and tours.

Day 2: Your choice of adventure or soak up the tranquility at Gilberton Outback Retreat. Overnight at Gilberton Outback Retreat.

Day 3: Your choice of adventure or soak up the tranquility at Gilberton Outback Retreat, Depart Gilberton (approx 1-2pm) for your return flight to Townsville.

Cost: 2 nights including flights for 2 guests $6180

*additional nights available, cost on application.

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Helicopter packages are also available here.