Childers Ecolodge offers unique affordable accommodation in a country setting, with beautiful bushwalks, birdlife, farm animals, campfire, and wildlife on-site.
Choose from furnished double Eco-tents, some with ensuite, or quad rooms with share facilities, and make use of the shared kitchen and games rooms. Set on 28 acres all rooms have views over the bush and open onto a patio. Relax and enjoy the peace and quiet, sit in a hammock by the waterhole, toast marshmallows on the campfire or go for a bushwalk.
Excursions and day trips are organised around the local area including Wine Tours, Lady Elliot or Lady Musgrave reef day trips, wildlife parks, bushwalking, mountain biking, national parks, heritage Childers town, a gourmet ice-cream factory, and unique museums. Easy access to white sandy beaches as well as the attractions of nearby Bundaberg and Hervey Bay including Lady Elliot Island and Lady Musgrave Island.
You will enjoy the beautiful clean facilities, service and a friendly welcome from your hosts who have travelled and worked in tourism. They aim to create a home-style feel for anyone after an affordable country experience holiday just four hours north of Brisbane, Queensland....
Come and celebrate Creak at the Creek for Seniors Week at beautiful Apple Tree Creeks craft, farmers and trash and treasure markets on August 13 2016.
The markets will be specifically aimed at seniors with fun and games, sing a long with Bundy Flukes Ukulele group and a cent sale with free Sausage Sizzle lunch (raffle tickets for sale from 10.30-11am), and other exciting events such as motorised scooter races from 9am if there is enough interest and Seniors Zumba. Event is open to everyone, not just Seniors.....the more the merrier. There will be a free taxi running between Childers and the Creek.
There will also be lots of bargains to be had, new stalls every markets, gourmet alley, live music, fantastic food from the canteen. The event supports local clubs and groups, with stalls always available. The event is on from 7am till 12.45pm. Parking will be available at the back of the markets....
Come and grab a bargain at the beautiful Apple Tree Creek Markets on the second Saturday of each month from 7am (except January). There will be lots of varied stalls from crafts, plants, Bric a Brac, gifts, tools and much more, something to interest everyone. Early birds can enjoy a tasty hamburger and coffee from their on-site canteen. There is live entertainment and buskers are welcome. Free Face Painting for the kids most markets.
Feel free to bring the car or utility along and sell your goods from the boot plus new stall holders and swappers are welcome, walk in and walk out sites are available. Visitors are welcome to bring their dogs but they must be on a leash at all times. Fundraisers are free.
Parking is available at the back of the grounds via an entrance near the Memorial....