Childers Eco-lodge - The tranquilo way to stay
Brand new country hostel OPEN!   
Lots of activities plus great budget accommodation!

Vote for us in the Golden Backpack Awards 2014 & win a trip to the Whitsundays!
Click on the banner to vote and your chance to WIN!

Next unique local event:
Apple Tree Creek RODEO - Sept 20th!
Come along to a genuine country rodeo with bucking broncos, bull rides, horse events, calf roping and more! It's a small event but part of the national circuit so lots of quality thrills and spills and you are up close to the action. From 5pm. 
Special: 2 nights dorm, transfers and Rodeo entry just $65

NextAboriginal Art Workshop - Sept 21st
Create unique 3D artwork using traditional Aboriginal dot painting techniques at this fun half day workshop, just $65

Next Bushwalks in Mt Walsh National Park 4-5 October Harry Frauca Memorial Walk See the Bushwalks page for details.

Our first Turtle Tour of the season is Wednesday 12th November! Join us for premium first entry tickets to see loggerhead, flat back and green turtles nesting.  Package includes transfers, a gourmet Mammino icecream on the way, guided ranger turtle encounter and a cool beverage on the way home - just $55. 

See our Specials page for more great deals.

A warm welcome at family run Childers Ecolodge

Turtle Encounter Tours at Childers EcolodgeChilders Eco-lodge is  a brand new, purpose-built budget accommodation hostel. We have double & quad backpackers accommodation in a country setting, just off the Bruce Highway between       Rainbow Beach and Agnes Water. 
  • Need some space to chill and relax?
  • Want to see some Aussie wildlife & bush?
  • Want a sparkling clean new room?
  • Want budget accommodation and Childers backpackers?
  • Looking for harvest work?
  • How about a friendly welcome & service?

Lots of space and country views at Childers EcolodgeChilders Eco-lodge is the perfect place to stop and chill for a few days away from the noise of the city. With plenty of space and beautiful Australian bush surrounds you can relax and recharge.  With a boutique farmstay feel you can settle in a hammock by the water hole, feed the farm animals, wander through the bush or do some harvest work on local farms.

There are plenty of unique experiences with day trips and budget activities nearby at a fraction of the cost of those elsewhere. 

From wildlife encounters to Aboriginal art workshops with a renowned indigenous artist. Learn about traditional aboriginal storytelling while creating your own piece of aboriginal artwork to take home. 
Childers Ecolodge is brand new!  Find out who's behind it.   We've used all sorts of environmentally sustainable technologies in doing the development, so much so we scored an  innovation grant to go towards our solar, greywater treatment and waterless toilets.
Look around our website and if you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact us.  Check us out on Facebook for photo albums.


We hope to see you again!
Website Builder provided by  Vistaprint