Things To Do
The Treehouse Restaurant is one of Northern Queensland's premier dining experiences and the open-sided restaurant offers sensational rainforest and river views. The menu showcases the freshest local produce and fine Australian wines.
Extending out into the rainforest treetops, the open-air Jungle Perch delivers bird’s eye views of the Mossman River. Guests at Silky Oaks Lodge ease into dinner with complimentary evening drinks hour served in the lounge or in the Jungle Perch, with its prime positioning over the Mossman River. Enjoy the day’s signature cocktail or a refreshing tropical ale.
A list of premium Australian wines complements a swagger of local beers including Hemingway’s tropical ale, while gin and tonics take on a new twist with a menu of locally produced small-batch spirits. For Baillie Lodges friends, the exclusive Baillies 9 gin is ready to pour.
Air-conditioned and light-filled, the Kubirri Lounge is a comfortable area in which to relax, read and play boardgames. Private dining is available on request for up to 12 guests, additional cost applies.
Healing Waters Spa
Set among lush rainforest gardens, the Healing Waters Spa is inspired by ancient beliefs that celebrate water in the Mossman River as a renewing and life-giving force. Six treatment rooms offer jungle or river views, including a couples’ room and Vichy shower.
Guided morning yoga classes take a gentle pace and suit all fitness and experience levels. Held in an open-air pavilion, cares slip away with the gentle sounds of the Mossman River.
A walk through the Kitchen Garden is a wonderful way to learn about the diverse range of tropical produce cultivated on-site and to witness its short journey from plant to plate.
Exploring the natural oasis of the Mossman River is as easy as sinking into the billabong, floating along in a kayak or taking snorkel and fins for a closer look down below.
Self-Guided Rainforest Walks
Adjoining the lodge in the Daintree National Park, find a series of marked walking trails including exclusive access to the Fig Tree Rapids. Perfect for the adventurous to undertake at their own pace.
Explore the Region by eBike
Slow down to the pace of the tropics and cycle along quiet country roads fringed with fields of sugar cane to explore the nearby towns of Mossman and Cooya Beach.
A fully equipped and air conditioned guest gymnasium overlooks the garden, ready for a work-out.
Port Douglas Transfers
Silky Oaks Lodge offers guests a daily courtesy shuttle service to and from Port Douglas, located 20 minutes from the lodge. It’s an easy option to explore the pretty resort town with its strip of restaurants and shops.