Barking Owl Retreat

Kairi, Tablelands Area

Indicative Rate * AU$180 to AU$250

Atherton Tablelands Bed and Breakfast Farm Stay accommodation, Barking Owl Retreat in Kairi, on the Cairns Highlands offers private luxury accommodation with the friendliness and atmosphere of a traditional bed and breakfast farm stay. This Atherton Tableland accommodation features fully self-contained cottages tucked in a secluded valley at the end of a country road, just over an hours self-drive from the Cairns Airport, minutes from Lake Tinaroo Dam, close to Yungaburra and the Atherton Tablelands main township, Atherton, on the Atherton Tableland, Cairns Highlands, Tropical Far North Queensland, Australia.

Lake Tinaroo Dam is known for water sports, wake boarding, skiing, and barramundi fishing, and the historical village of Yungaburra is famous for its restaurants and markets. The self-contained cottages are perfect for your wedding honeymoon, romantic getaway, or family holiday with the kids.

Centrally located in Kairi, on the edge of the Atherton Tableland Golden Triangle, just outside the highland drizzle. Barking Owl Retreat is privileged to be just minutes away from wineries, coffee plantations, wildlife viewing, and many more local tours and attractions, and not to mention a cheese and chocolate factory.

Barking Owl Retreat has a large variety of beautiful Australian native birds and wildlife at their doorstep.

Facilities

  • BBQ Facilities
  • Gas
  • Laundry
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Open fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Tour Desk

Activities

  • Birdwatching

Other Information

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
409 Hough Road
Kairi, Tablelands Area
Queensland
Australia

Our Rooms

The newly renovated cottage interior decor resembles the colour of the Barking Owl, and has modern amenities and country touches to make you feel at home. "Dingo's Lair" has valley views and a seasonal dam and is nestled beside native bushland where the resident Barking Owls reside.

The cottage is open plan with queen bed, double inner spring sofa bed, large bathroom with double spa, separate fully self-contained kitchen, undercover carport, and private deck. The cottages are ideally suited to couples, but can sleep a maximum of four guests. All linen provided including extra Mink blankets, firm latex and super soft feather-like pillows.

Also included: heated rooms, 26 inch LCD television, DVD's and player, dishwasher, ironing facilities, private deck with Weber barbecue and laundry available.

Newly renovated cottage interior decor resembles the colour of the Barking Owl, and has modern amenities and country touches to make you feel at home. "Owl's Hollow" has views across the paddock to the cattle yards with mountain backdrop and nestled beside native bushland near the resident Barking Owls.

Open plan cottage with queen bed, double inner spring sofa bed, large bathroom with double spa, separate fully self-contained kitchen, undercover carport, and private deck. The cottages are ideally suited to couples, but sleep a maximum of four guests. All linen is provided including extra Mink blankets, firm latex and super soft feather-like pillows.

Also included: heated rooms, 26 inch LCD television, DVD's and player, dishwasher, ironing facilities, private deck with Weber barbecue and laundry available.

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Overlooking Lamberts Beach, the Cumberland Islands and Slade Point, Lamberts lookout offers stunning views especially at sunset. This is also a popular viewing platform to see the migrating whales as they breach and play off the coast of Mackay.

Far Beach

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Far Beach is a popular walking beach with locals, recognised for its tranquillity and soft white sand. At low tide an expansive sand flat is exposed giving walkers kilometres of beach to meander. The beach provides expansive views, from Hay Point to the south and toward Flat and Round Top Islands.

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The Gooseponds in North Mackay are a combination of popular walking tracks around a large central wetland lagoon, an initiative of Mackay Regional Council's 10,000 steps program. There are also a number of exercise stations along the walk giving fitness fanatics a varied workout.

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Lamberts Beach is seasonally patrolled and the nearby Lambert's Lookout offers fabulous sea views out to the Cumberland Islands. It's also a popular spot for surfers when the swell is right, and a great whale watching platform during the winter months.

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Slade Point is a short five minute drive from Mackay Harbour, and is one of the few locations in the region where you can enjoy both a stunning sunrise and sublime sunset. Slade Point Reserve lies at Lamberts Beach, stretching 73 hectares and conserving one of the last remaining areas of coastal dunes and paperbark wetlands in the Mackay region.

Eimeo Beach

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Harbour Beach

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