From its premium comforts to the untamed surrounds, Wildman Wilderness Lodge is a breathtaking escape; an experience like no other in Australia's iconic Top End.
Wildman is approximately 170km from Darwin via the Arnhem Highway and down Point Stuart Road.
Wildman is approximately 160km from Jabiru via the Arnhem Highway and down Point Stuart Road.
For self-drivers, the Arnhem Highway and Point Stuart Road are both fully sealed bitumen roads and are very well maintained. Ordinarily, you do not need a 4 Wheel Drive to get to Wildman, a standard 2 Wheel drive is fine.
For more information about driving in the NT, including places to see along the way, check out the Tourism NT website.
Scheduled transfers operate between Darwin and Wildman every Monday, Wednesday and Friday costing $195 per person each way.
A private car transfer service is available upon request. Please enquire at the time of booking for details. Costs start at $800 for a one-way for up to 4 people.
At Wildman Wilderness Lodge, there is a landing strip suitable for small aircraft and helicopters. A transfer service from the Darwin Airport is available and can also be chartered to most other areas withing the nearby region. Costs for charter flight start at $800 for a one-way transfer and restrictions to numbers and weights apply (see below).
There is a short runway available for chartered and public small planes and helicopters at the front of the Wildman Wilderness Lodge.
The coordinates of the airstrip are S12˚40.0' E131˚42.0' and runs right alongside the accommodation. You will find the airstrip on the Darwin VNC Labelled as 'Connellans Wildman Lagoon Camp', ICAO designator 'YCWC'. If you are looking on the WAC, you will see 'Wildman Wilderness Lodge'.
The Runway directions are 02/20 and the strip is approximately 850m long, unsealed short grass. Please be careful of birds, wallabies and the occasional buffalo on the strip.You are welcome to park outside the main lodge on the Eastern side of the runway.
Avgas is generally unavailable, however, it could be organised with appropriate notice.
Transfers to and from the airport can be booked in advance and are available during daylight hours Monday - Sunday.
Seating capacity: between 3 and 5 people (weight restrictions apply)
Plane options: Cessna 182 fixed wing 3 seater & Cessna 210 5 seater