Kookaburra Creek Retreat

About Kookaburra Creek Retreat

Kookaburra Creek is a stunning, privately owned property, offering accommodation, bush camping and a welcoming stay. They are just 10 kms north of Melrose, situated at the base of the majestic Mt Remarkable, in the Southern Flinders Ranges.

Their family run retreat is set on 80 acres of picturesque bushland with Mt Remarkable National Park on 3 sides. Abundant in wildlife with so much natural beauty to be discovered and explored.

This is your opportunity to experience some memorable time in a relaxed atmosphere with family and friends.

Th retreat is a bird watchers and nature lovers paradise. Perfect for family get togethers, reunions, work retreats, bushwalkers, meditation groups, school camps, youth camps and Scouts.

They offer a range of self-contained accommodation types, with several dwellings to suit either individuals, couples, families or groups.

The Melrose to Wilmington Rail Trail passes the property, giving a pleasant, easy ride into town.
The neighbouring Willowie Forest has a network of Mountain Bike and Walking Trails, with easy access from the property.

Whether you’re visiting for an adventurous hiking trip, mountain biking, or to just simply unwind and relax, Kookaburra Creek offers a unique, peaceful, down to earth holiday, away from the rest!

A secret hideaway, waiting to be discovered….


from $ 120 up to $ 630

Bedford Bus accommodation- $120/n. Judith's Hut- $150/n. Main Accommodation - Includes the Kookaburra House, the Workshop/Loft and the Cubby House- $360/n Book all accomodation, starts at- $630/n. Bush camping- $15/adult $5/child per night. (Once off cleaning fee applies.) Linen hire on request. Long weekend rates apply


  • Barbeque
  • Carpark
  • Communal Shower
  • Family Friendly
  • Laundry
  • Non-Smoking
  • Open Fireplace

Where to find Kookaburra Creek Retreat

Shanks Road
Melrose, South Australia, 5483