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Karijini Eco Retreat Closure - 18th February 2020
Guests and visitors are advised that due to the recent inclement weather conditions and to ensure safety, Karijini Eco Retreat will be closed until further notice. We are hoping to open in the coming days and affected guests will be contacted accordingly as we learn more. Further updates will be posted on this page as they are available. We apologise for any inconvenience during this period.
The following sites in Karijini National Park have reopened on 18th February after ex Tropical Cyclone Damien:
• Dales Campground
• Fortescue Falls
• Fern Pool
These sites can be accessed via Banjima Drive East and Dales Road.
The remainder of Karijini National Park remains closed.
Notice Regarding Accommodation Availability (valid until 29th February 2020)
Due to our current high booking levels and limited availability during the low season, please note that we are not accepting new bookings for the period 20th December 2019 until 29th February 2020. This applies to all accommodations and campsites. Guests who do not hold an existing booking cannot be accommodated.
Our inventory from 1st March onwards is on sale via the usual channels.
We look forward to welcoming all guests with existing bookings accordingly in the coming weeks.
Guests are advised that restaurant bookings for lunch and dinner are ESSENTIAL and reservations should be made in advance of arrival. Please call the Eco Retreat directly on (08) 9425 5591 and select OPTION 2 for 'restaurant reservations' to check available times and book your table or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Places are limited and our facility is very popular. Guests with no advance table reservation may be turned away. Thank you for your understanding.
Karijini Eco Retreat is an environmentally friendly accommodation and restaurant facility nestled in the pristine bushland at Joffre Gorge - in the heart of the world-class Karijini National Park. Alongside the outback bush camping experience, the multi-award-winning Karijini Eco Retreat is the first and only facility to offer comfortable glamping accommodation in the Park! Offering quality accommodation and facilities, the management and staff look forward to welcoming you to a unique world of environmentally friendly, affordable accommodation and camping options with a touch of outback luxury and a taste of genuine mateship and hospitality in outback Western Australia!
Designed with the environment in mind - guests at the Karijini Eco Retreat embrace a 'greener' style of accommodation. The semi-permanent deluxe eco tents, cabins, campground and facilities incorporate eco-friendly practices which ensure environmentally sustainable management of the natural and cultural values of one of the most ancient landscapes on earth.
Choose from a range of accommodation including 64 campsites, 5 group campsites, 40 upmarket eco tents with ensuites, 10 'Dorm Style' eco tents, 8 'Dorm Style' cabins, and a delightful outback style alfresco licensed Restaurant offering quality meals with a traditional Australian flavour!
Our outback restaurant menu is uniquely Australian with tempting delights guaranteed to please! Continental and cooked breakfasts are offered each morning. Packed picnic lunches and snacks are prepared daily to take to the gorges with you. Coffee, tea, snacks and drinks are also available all day at the kiosk/gift shop.
Karijini Eco Retreat is owned by Gumala Enterprises Pty Ltd (GEPL) which exists to return benefits to the Gumala Aboriginal Corporation representing the collective interests of the Nyiyaparlii, Banyjima and Innawonga Aboriginal people of the Pilbara region. Visit www.gumala.com.au for further information.
Please note that entry fees apply to many WA national parks including Karijini National Park. Passes are available for purchase at entry points to the park, Department of Parks and Wildlife, or Karijini Eco Retreat itself.
Our team look forward to welcoming you to the Karijini Eco Retreat!
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