Cicada Lodge

The Jawoyn people invite you to experience the beauty of one of Australia’s most spectacular destinations


Located just a 15-minute walk from the jetty, lies award winning Cicada Lodge – the perfect place to relax and revive in comfort. A sanctuary from which to embrace the ancient landscapes, natural wonders, and Indigenous culture within the iconic Nitmiluk National Park.


Wake up to the sounds and sights of the native bush or close the full-length doors for the cool privacy of your air-conditioned sanctuary.

All 18 rooms which blends beautifully with the modern design and fittings. The ancient stories the artworks depict weave the modern with the traditional in a way that is unique to Cicada Lodge.

A sumptuous cooked breakfast is included daily for all guests as are our signature Daily Sunset canapes and drinks.


01Apr 2024 – 31May 2024 $649

01Jun 2024 – 30Sep 2024 $759

01Oct 2024 – 31Oct 2024 $649

01Nov 2024 – 28Feb 2025 $499

01Mar 2025 – 31Mar 2025 $649

  • Breakfast
  • ‘Welcome to Nitmiluk’ sunset drinks and canapes each evening on the poolside
  • King or twin bed
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator and mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Bathrobes
  • Television with free to air TV
  • Private balcony
  • Disabled room access available


Cicada Lodge has been specifically designed to provide a comfortable base from which you can explore and experience everything Nitmiluk National Park has to offer.

Cool off with a dip in the outdoor pool or relax in the lounge with a glass of wine.

The onsite Cicada Lodge Restaurant serves delicious Modern Australian cuisine or if you’d rather dine in your room, you can order room service delivered to your door.

All our facilities are wheelchair accessible, and the Duty manager is on call 24 hours a day should you require any assistance.

Free parking is available for all guests.

Our concierge is available to book any local tours or experiences you may wish to enjoy during your stay.



  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24 hour duty manager

  • Parking


Dining at Cicada Lodge is an experience in it’s own right.

We invite you to taste, experience and enjoy native Australian foods, incorporated into a fresh, contemporary menu that will delight the senses.

Truly immerse yourself in your Nitmiluk experience by sampling the incredible flavours of the region.

The cuisine at Cicada Lodge Restaurant mixes and matches traditional ingredients with fresh local produce and our Chef’s menu features a specialty dish based on what is in season and available at the time.

Regularly featured as a winner in the prestigious Gold Plate Awards and gold winner of the 2019 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards for Best Restaurant and Catering services – so you know you are in for a fabulous dining experience.



The Experience
  • Chef’s Menu, featuring a seasonal dish of the Chef’s choice using local produce.
  • Fresh, contemporary menu.
  • Local ingredients.
  • Unique dining experience.

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