Walkabout Lodge


The Walkabout Lodge is centrally located in Nhulunbuy / Gove, with 41 ensuite rooms, 12 budget style rooms & 12 powered camping sites with spectacular sea views, on two and a half hectares of tropical land and gardens. Enjoy dinner in the fully licensed restaurant, a cool drink in the lounge bar or a refreshing swim in the resort pool. On the property we also have a Tavern with 2 bars, beer garden, nightclub, gaming, NT Keno & TAB as well as a Newsagency & hairdressing salon.

The local shopping centre is only a short walk across the road.

A continental breakfast is included during your stay with Walkabout Lodge.

Our friendly staff can assist you in giving you all of the required information about East Arnhem Land and the many things to do during your stay here. 4WD out to one of the secluded beaches, take a swim in one of the cool freshwater streams, book a fishing charter or visit one of Australia best Indigenous art galleries plus much more.


Automatic Teller Machine Baggage Holding Room Bar Business Facilities Carpark Conference/Function Facilities Family Friendly Laundry Non Smoking Outdoor Dining Area Playground Public Telephone Restaurant Swimming Pool Tour Desk

Internet Access

Free Wifi


Swimming Walks

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available


Australian Hotels Association Hospitality NT Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation


Australian Tourism Accreditation COVID Clean Practicing Business


The Lodge Queen room features a queen sized bed, custom designed bedding & hand crafted teak furniture. The rooms also have a mini bar fridge & tea/coffee making facilities. The rooms overlook our pool & gardens, with some of the rooms facing out over the Arafura Sea.

Air Conditioning Alarm Clock Balcony Desk Flat-screen TV Hairdryer Iron Kettle Linen supplied Microwave Outdoor Furniture Private Bathroom Refrigerator Shower Tea/Coffee making facilities Telephone Television

The Lodge Twin rooms have a queen & single bed featuring high quality ensemble beds, custom designed bedding & hand crafted teak furniture. The twin rooms are on the ground floor opening out into our garden areas. The rooms also have a minibar fridge & tea/coffee making facilities.

Air Conditioning Alarm Clock Flat-screen TV Iron Kettle Linen supplied Private Bathroom Refrigerator Shower Tea/Coffee making facilities Telephone Television

The Walkabout Lodge offers 12 powered camp sites for campers, camper vans or off-road caravans in a gated secure area. The camp grounds has an ablutions block with toilets, showers & a wash-up facility. Campers can enjoy the full use of the Lodge facilities including laundry, restaurants, swimming pool & bars. Use the Walkabout as your base to explore East Arnhem Land!

Linen not supplied Powered Site Shower Unpowered Site Wi-Fi Internet Access

These rooms are basic rooms with a bed, bar fridge, tv, table & chairs, storage space & air-conditioner. The toilets & showers are a shared facility (male & female separate). These rooms are ideal for people travelling on a budget or for companies needing to accommodate their workers.

When booking these rooms you can still enjoy all of the facilities at the Lodge & Tavern and the rate includes continental breakfast

Air Conditioning Blankets Flat-screen TV Linen supplied Wi-Fi Internet Access
From AU$300.00

Price includes a free Continental Breakfast per person.

Trading Times

Check In: 2:00 pm
Check Out: 10:00 am

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