Midskinrick Lodge and Camping is situated on 40 acres of selectively cleared land on the southern bank of Baffle Creek. Located 15 km from Rosedale, 70 km from Bundaberg and Agnes Water and 140 km from Gladstone, it is  perfectly situated for a relaxing family vacation or to launch your fishing expedition on Baffle Creek.

The Lodge is a modern, spacious unit that can cater for groups up to 12. Great for a large family, reunion , fishing group or special event. Fully self-contained with 3 bedrooms – 2 queens and one with bunks, a double sofa bed in the media room and a queen, bunks and a single bed in the second lounge. A large kitchen, two lounge areas , a huge media room, two bathrooms, a laundry and plenty of fridge/freezer space makes this fully air-conditioned unit a wonderful place to relax and refresh. The covered outdoor entertaining area has a fireplace and barbeque and the fenced yard is child and pet friendly.  The Lodge overlooks our large spring-fed dam and is approx. 500m from the boat ramp. Safe swimming in the dam all year round.

Midskinrick also comprises 2 camping areas – one above the river bank with 7 sites – plenty of level, shaded spots and recreational space.  2x Toilet blocks with septic toilets/shower room suitable for solar bag shower [campers to supply their own solar bag]. These sites are unpowered, however inverter generators are permitted 8am to 7pm. Concrete boat ramp onto Baffle Creek.

The second area nestles around our spring-fed dam. Powered and unpowered sites here with a camp kitchen, septic toilets, drinking water, sink, hot shower [$2] and washing machine [$3 per load].  All sites have views of the dam – turtles to feed, jetty, sandy access.

While Baffle Creek is renowned as the ‘Home of the Mangrove Jack’, most fish species, prawns and crabs are also caught. This picturesque, unspoilt river system is also popular with kayakers.

Please Note:  Cassette Dump Point available on verification of Septic Safe Product Use

Phone: Telstra and Optus reception only    

Internet: No internet connection to the Lodge – you will need to provide your own Mobile Broadband

TV Reception: Free to Air TV at Lodge only 

Camping: Satellite TV only


  • The Lodge: Three bedrooms – 2 x queen,1 with bunks, queen, bunks and single in second lounge and double sofa/bed in media room. Sleeps 13 in comfort.
  • Two lounge areas, plus home theatre room
  • Large kitchen
  • Fully air-conditioned
  • Self-contained. Linen supplied
  • Camping:
  • River Heights :  Unpowered sites above the riverbank . Easy access to the concrete boat ramp.  Septic toilet blocks/solar bag shower
  • Dam area: Powered and unpowered sites. Amenities block/septic toilet/hot showers/washing machine/large family sites.
  • Pet friendly.