Thala Beach Nature Reserve: The Experience

Located in Port Douglas, Australia

Situated between the tropical rainforests of Far North Queensland and the Coral Sea, Thala Beach Nature Reserve offers an array of enticing activities for nature-lovers and adventure-seekers alike. Whether you’d like to take a walk or nature safari through the Daintree, the world’s oldest rainforest, or book an action-packed snorkeling or diving trip to the Great Barrier Reef, Thala Beach’s attentive staff are delighted to help introduce you to the area’s many attractions.

Things to Do

Activity inclusions vary by rate type and package. Please inquire with the lodge when requesting your reservation.

  • Snorkeling and Diving
  • Kayaking
  • Beachcombing
  • Nature Walks and Safaris
  • Bird-watching
  • Stargazing
  • Helicopter Flightseeing
  • Kuku Yalanji Cultural Exchange
  • Atherton Tablelands Tours

Food and Drink

Thala Beach offers a variety of dining choices, depending on your mood and appetite. Enjoy seasonal cuisine among the treetops while taking in views of the Coral Sea at Osprey’s Restaurant. Sidle up poolside at the Masked Plover Bar, open throughout the day and evening with comfortable sofas in a casual setting—an ideal place to enjoy a cocktail or a refreshing drink. Herbies Beach Shack on the beachfront serves casual drinks and canapés. Or enjoy a picnic anywhere on the grounds of Thala Beach Nature Reserve; the lodge will supply a picnic blanket and delicious food presented in a charming wicker basket.

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