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Luxury Fishing Lodge - Your Own Tropical Island


WANT TO OWN YOUR OWN LUXURY RESORT ON A TROPICAL ISLAND? SURROUNDED BY BEAUTIFUL FRINGING REEFS ALIVE WITH MARINE LIFE? A TRUE FISHING PARADISE! AND IT COSTS LESS THAN YOU’D THINK!  

CONTACT JOHN HAENKE TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE GREAT VARIETY OF FISHING THIS STUNNING ISLAND HAS TO OFFER: Phone Mobile 0418 187618 or 07 5485 1188 Email: JOHN@OFFSHOREPRODUCTIONS.COM.AU   

With Silver Shoals Lodge only 3 kilometres from the mainland visitors/owners have access to prolific marine life and the opportunity to experience everything from estuaries and flats, inshore and offshore coral reefs,  sport and fly fishing.

Main fish species include:

Estuaries:  Barramundi, Mangrove Jack , ,

Flats: Permit & Golden Trevally

Inshore & Offshore Reef: Coral Trout, Red Emperor, Finger Mark, Scarlets and many more. 

Sport Fishing: Huge Giant Travelly (GT), Mackerel, Tuna and Bill Fish.

There is also great land based fishing on the Island, such as, rock fishing at the eastern end of the island. Additionally clear waters provide excellent opportunities for fly fishing.

Further Information ABOUT CAMP ISLAND SILVER SHOALS LODGE

Silver Shoals Lodge is a privately-owned leisure destination situated some 3 kilometres offshore in Abbot Bay, North Queensland, adjacent to the south of the picturesque Cape Upstart national park at the northern end of the Whitsunday Islands. 

Surrounded by beautiful fringing reefs alive with marine life, Camp Island consists of coral shores, a sandy beach and 15-hectares of untouched national park with wild fauna and flora and a diverse bird life. The Silver Shoals Lodge property comprises 2.48 hectares (6.1 acres) of this idyllic location.

Reliable mobile phone coverage and internet facilities are available on the island.

Award winner Architectural Society House of the Year, the buildings are constructed out of brushed box hardwood and feature silky oak door frames and polished timber floors.

The lodge boasts four private cabins, a large living/dining area, separate kitchen and extensive covered timber verandas where one can dine, relax and take in the spell binding moods Abbot Bay has to offer.

Each spacious cabin, nestled just meters from the ocean, has an ensuite bathroom, large French doors with screens, ample built in storage, ceiling fans and is connected by undercover walkways to a main dining/living/kitchen area.

The impressive lounge, television and dining area features polished timber floor boards and French doors leading onto wide all round covered verandas revealing extra ordinary views of the ocean and surrounding landscape. An outstanding timber kitchen with gas cooking appliances and an innovative indoor/outdoor concept usage presents functional yet casual cooking and serving amenities.

The managers/caretakers residence is a short walk from the main complex ensuring guest/owners privacy, comprises 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.

A large well-planned machinery shed houses the solar power system, storage batteries and backup generator. A computer system monitors battery levels and auto starts the diesel generator if required. The laundry, landscape equipment and ample tool storage occupies the balance of the shed and is also big enough to house a private Helicopter.

Rainwater is collected from the roof and stored in 200,000 litre underground tanks. A separate pump shed distributes rainwater and grey water throughout the complex. 

A full size tennis court, swimming pool and poolside barbeque bure is located a short walk through lit pathways from the main buildings.

Primary boat access is via the Elliot River just off the Bruce Highway with sea transfers from Bowen. Proserpine and Townsville Airports are approximately 1.5 hours by car away. Private planes can land in Bowen a short drive away or fly direct by Helicopter from Hamilton Island, Whitsunday or Proserpine airport or Townsville.