Christmas Creek

Reflecting On The Life Of Mr … Nightfall’s Chief Entertainer Was Buried August 2018, At The Ripe-Old Age Of Almost 16. If you’ve visited nightfall you’ll be hard-pressed to forget Mr, our resident Jack Russell with his insatiable talent for finding the soft-spot in your...

There's nothing nicer than taking the afternoon off for adventure and many of our first guests have commented about the special feel of Nightfall's Platypus Pond,  not far from the camp's main lounge and swimming hole....

(image: Etienne, Kirsty, Steve and 'Mr' in the creek rapids at Nightfall  - quite the place for workers to spend summer lunchtimes)The weather gods are smiling on Nightfall.  As the days fly by we're making great headway, completing the last critical jobs before the coming...

“We plunged through a green doorway, as sudden as from light into darkness and into the jungle itself where the trees rose in moss-covered columns,  some green, some grey, some mottled, some rough, others smooth, some twisted and distorted, others straight and stately,  all to...

I spy with my little eye something beginning with T …  it's Treasure from nature, perfect for building our unique Queensland Accommodation.Yes, with each significant creek flood at Nightfall wilderness camp comes a trove of flotsam and jetsam - jewels in all shapes and form,...

(image courtesy:  Glossy Black Conservancy)It's a rare privilege to live in an off-the-beaten track Australian wilderness,  close to a capital city,  so,  in-spite of the busyness of building Nightfall's luxury tent accommodation,  we're always keen to be involved in activities which help protect the environment...

(photo: orange-eyed tree frog, Litoria chloris -part of the Queensland wildlife in Nightfall's kitchen garden)And the rain continues to fall,  as it's done for weeks and weeks now.   The building of Nightfall's luxurious new tent accommodation remains at a standstill and most days it's even...

Image: Nightfall's 'beach' - soon to have a day bed for relaxing by the creek, as you would at the coast, but without the crowds.  'The beach' is also a lovely spot for a romantic candlelit dinnerThe weeks are flying by and piece by...