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Cheela Plains Station Stay

Paraburdoo

Check In: 14:00|Check Out: 10:00

Description

Cheela Plains Station is a family owned and managed working cattle station nestled in the semi-arid, pastoral rangelands of the Pilbara in northern Western Australia. Our station-stay is a welcome stop for travellers on the Nanutarra-Munjina Road between the World Heritage listed Ningaloo Reef and Karjini National Park.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Cafe/ Coffe Shop
  • Car Park
  • Free Wi-Fi Internet Access
  • Fridge
  • Guest Laundry
  • Ice
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Provided
  • Meals Available
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Restaurant BYO
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Toaster
  • Toilet

Double Room with Dinner and Light Breakfast

Room Configuration: 1 Bedroom
Max Guests: 2

In The Quarters we have air-conditioned concrete base donga rooms with a double bed, linen, towels, a small desk and bar fridge. All of our accommodation rooms in The Quarters utilise shared ablutions, showers and FOC laundry facilities. As an accommodation guest you will have access to the Red Plains dining room where you can help yourself to tea and instant coffee or visit with other guests and staff. Your two-course "set menu" dinner is served at 6:30pm in the Red Plains dining room where you will meet other guests and station staff. BYO. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOUR BOOKING FALLS ON A WEDNESDAY, DINNER WILL BE BURGERS AROUND THE CAMPFIRE - ONLY. THE TWO COURSE DINNER AND DRINK IS NOT AVAILABLE ON WEDNESDAY NIGHTS. The Red Plains Café is open daily from 7:30am till 2:30pm, serving barista coffee, cake, snacks and lunch. A short walk up the hill at sunset along the Sunset Walking Trail is a spectacular way to finish a day in the outback. Stunning 360 degree views of the Cheela Plain are sure to impress. Feel free to join in around our unique blazing fire pit built by the Guildford Grammar School Rowing Crew before or after dinner. Consider our Gorge Safari Self Drive 4X4 for a true taste of the outback off the beaten track, complimentary when staying at Cheela Plains Station. Follow our map 41 kms to the Beasley Gorge and spend the day exploring Mussel Pool, Perentie Fall, Mussel Pool Lookout and The Wall. A $20 bond is required for the key to the locked gate. Please observe the signs and road closures as we are passionate about protecting our ecosystem for future generations to enjoy. In case of a breakdown, stay with the vehicle until someone comes to find you. Please collect your gate key and map and depart reception by 2pm, allowing a minimum of 3 hours to explore this remote gorge.

  • Air Conditioned
  • Blankets
  • Doona
  • Fridge
  • Internet Access in Room
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Provided
  • Outdoor Setting
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Toaster

King Single Room with Dinner and Light Breakfast

Room Configuration: 1 Bedroom
Max Guests: 1   |  No children permitted   |  No infants permitted

In The Quarters we have air-conditioned concrete base donga rooms with a king single bed, linen, a towel, a small desk and bar fridge. All of our accommodation rooms in The Quarters utilise shared ablutions, showers and FOC laundry facilities. As an accommodation guest you will have access to the dining room where you can help yourself to tea and instant coffee or visit with other guests and staff. Complimentary light breakfast is available until 10:00am. Your two-course "set menu" dinner is served at 6:30pm in the Red Plains dining room where you will meet other guests and station staff. BYO. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOUR BOOKING FALLS ON A WEDNESDAY, DINNER WILL BE BURGERS AROUND THE CAMPFIRE - ONLY. THE TWO COURSE DINNER AND DRINK IS NOT AVAILABLE ON WEDNESDAY NIGHTS. The Red Plains Café is open daily from 7:30am till 2:30pm, serving barista coffee, cake, snacks and lunch. A short walk up the hill at sunset along the Sunset Walking Trail is a spectacular way to finish a day in the outback. Stunning 360 degree views of the Cheela Plain are sure to impress. Feel free to join in around our unique blazing fire pit built by the Guildford Grammar School Rowing Crew before or after dinner. Consider our Gorge Safari Self Drive 4X4 for a true taste of the outback off the beaten track, complimentary when staying at Cheela Plains Station. Follow our map 41 kms to the Beasley Gorge and spend the day exploring Mussel Pool, Perentie Fall, Mussel Pool Lookout and The Wall. A $20 bond is required for the key to the locked gate. Please observe the signs and road closures as we are passionate about protecting our ecosystem for future generations to enjoy. In case of a breakdown, stay with the vehicle until someone comes to find you. Please collect your gate key and map and depart reception by 2pm, allowing a minimum of 3 hours to explore this remote gorge.

  • Air Conditioned
  • Blankets
  • Doona
  • Fridge
  • Internet Access in Room
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Provided
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Toaster

Queen Ensuite with Dinner and Light Bfast - 2 Night

Room Configuration: Studio
Max Guests: 2

Plainsview Lodge consists of four units that were fully refurbished in 2021 with new furniture, linen, split system air conditioning and undercover parking. All units share a large shady deck facing south and overlooking the Cheela Plains. Each unit has a Queen bed, an ensuite, kettle, a small fridge and WIFI. A complimentary light breakfast is included in your room rate and is available until 10:00am in the Red Plains dining room. Your two-course "set menu" dinner is served at 6:30pm in the Red Plains dining room where you will meet other guests and station staff. BYO. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOUR BOOKING FALLS ON A WEDNESDAY, DINNER WILL BE BURGERS AROUND THE CAMPFIRE - ONLY. THE TWO COURSE DINNER AND DRINK IS NOT AVAILABLE ON WEDNESDAY NIGHTS. The Red Plains Café is open daily from 7:30am till 2:30pm, serving barista coffee, cake, snacks and lunch. A short walk up the hill at sunset along the Sunset Walking Trail is a spectacular way to finish a day in the outback. Stunning 360 degree views of the Cheela Plain are sure to impress. Plainsview Lodge accommodation includes complimentary Gorge Safari Self Drive 4X4 access to Beasley Gorge on Cheela Plains Station; a true taste of the outback off the beaten track. Follow our map 41 kms to the Beasley Gorge and spend the day exploring Mussel Pool, Perentie Fall, Mussel Pool Lookout and The Wall. A $20 bond is required for the key to the locked gate. Please observe the signs and road closures as we are passionate about protecting our ecosystem for future generations to enjoy. In case of a breakdown, stay with the vehicle until someone comes to find you. Please collect your gate key and map and depart reception by 2pm, allowing a minimum of 3 hours to explore this remote gorge.

Queen Ensuite with Dinner and Light Bfast - 1 Night

Room Configuration: Studio
Max Guests: 2

Plainsview Lodge consists of four units that were fully refurbished in 2021 with new furniture, linen, split system air conditioning and undercover parking. All units share a large shady deck facing south and overlooking the Cheela Plains. Each unit has a Queen bed, an ensuite, kettle, a small fridge and WIFI. A complimentary light breakfast is included in your room rate and is available until 10:00am in the Red Plains dining room. Your two-course "set menu" dinner is served at 6:30pm in the Red Plains dining room where you will meet other guests and station staff. BYO. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOUR BOOKING FALLS ON A WEDNESDAY, DINNER WILL BE BURGERS AROUND THE CAMPFIRE - ONLY. THE TWO COURSE DINNER AND DRINK IS NOT AVAILABLE ON WEDNESDAY NIGHTS. The Red Plains Café is open daily from 7:30am till 2:30pm, serving barista coffee, cake, snacks and lunch. A short walk up the hill at sunset along the Sunset Walking Trail is a spectacular way to finish a day in the outback. Stunning 360 degree views of the Cheela Plain are sure to impress. Plainsview Lodge accommodation includes complimentary Gorge Safari Self Drive 4X4 access to Beasley Gorge on Cheela Plains Station; a true taste of the outback off the beaten track. Follow our map 41 kms to the Beasley Gorge and spend the day exploring Mussel Pool, Perentie Fall, Mussel Pool Lookout and The Wall. A $20 bond is required for the key to the locked gate. Please observe the signs and road closures as we are passionate about protecting our ecosystem for future generations to enjoy. In case of a breakdown, stay with the vehicle until someone comes to find you. Please collect your gate key and map and depart reception by 2pm, allowing a minimum of 3 hours to explore this remote gorge.

  • Air Conditioned
  • Crockery Cutlery
  • Doona
  • Ensuite
  • Fridge
  • Internet Access in Room
  • Laundry Facilities Available
  • Linen Provided
  • Non Smoking Indoors
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Verandah

Red Plains - Powered Campsites

Room Configuration: Powered Site
Max Guests: 6

An ideal stop on the long stretch of road between Ningaloo Reef and Karijini National Park (approximately 5 hours from Exmouth or Coral Bay and 3 hours from the Karijini Visitor’s Centre). Powered Campsites are at the Red Plains Station Campground. They are situated around a grass oval, have access to drinkable water, and are suitable for camper trailers, caravans and motor homes. Caravans can remain hitched and tents may be pitched up on the grass oval. Some sites have shade. We have Telstra and Optus signal, hot showers, coin operated washing machines, a communal fire pit and camp kitchen with a fridge, stove and sink. Children 6yrs to 15years half price and 0 to 5yrs are FOC. The Red Plains Café is open daily from 7:30am till 2:30pm, serving barista coffee, cake, snacks and lunch. We also offer delicious in-house meals prepared by our experienced chefs. If you would like to join us for dinner, call reception on 0435 633 008 or email us at reception@cheelaplains.com.au to book and notify us of any dietary requirements. A gluten free option is available; however, we are unable to guarantee gluten cross contamination for celiac diets. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOUR BOOKING FALLS ON A WEDNESDAY, DINNER WILL BE BURGERS AROUND THE CAMPFIRE - ONLY. THE TWO COURSE DINNER AND DRINK IS NOT AVAILABLE ON WEDNESDAY NIGHTS. Join in around our unique blazing fire pit built by the Guildford Grammar School Rowing Crew for a drink or to cook dinner or breakfast over the smouldering Snakewood coals. If electing to stay at the station stay campground for two or more nights, you have the option of a complimentary Gorge Safari Self Drive 4X4, which is a true taste of the outback off the beaten track. If staying only one night at the Station Stay campground, the Gorge Safari Self Drive 4X4 is $20 per car load. Gorge Safari Self Drive 4X4 - Follow our map 41 kms to the Beasley Gorge and spend the day exploring Mussel Pool, Perentie Fall, Mussel Pool Lookout and The Wall. A $20 bond is required for the key to the locked gate. Please observe the signs and road closures as we are passionate about protecting our ecosystem for future generations to enjoy. In case of a breakdown, stay with the vehicle until someone comes to find you. Please collect your gate key and map and depart reception by 2pm, allowing a minimum of 3 hours to explore this remote gorge. A short walk up the hill at sunset along the Sunset Walking Trail is a spectacular way to finish a day in the outback. Stunning 360 degree views of the Cheela Plain are sure to impress. We ask you to respect a few basic guidelines while staying with us: Generators are not allowed. Tents can be pitched anywhere on the grassed area. Due to safety concerns the workshop and surrounds are off limits. Please keep your pets on a leash and pick up their ‘poop’. Please observe quiet time after 9:30pm. Check out time is 10:00am.

  • Laundry Facilities Available
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Sightseeing

Red Plains - Unpowered Campsites

Room Configuration: Unpowered Site
Max Guests: 6

An ideal stop on the long stretch of road between Ningaloo Reef and Karijini National Park (approximately 5 hours from Exmouth or Coral Bay and 3 hours from the Karijini Visitor’s Centre). Unpowered campsites at the Red Plains Station Campground are suitable for camper trailers, caravans and motor homes. Caravans can remain hitched, and tents may be pitched up on the grass oval. There are many areas where you can fill up on drinkable water. Some sites have shade. We have Telstra and Optus signal, hot showers, coin operated washing machines, a communal fire pit and camp kitchen with a fridge, stove and sink. Children 6yrs to 15years half price and 0 to 5yrs are FOC. The Red Plains Café is open daily from 7:30am till 2:30pm, serving barista coffee, cake, snacks and lunch. We also offer delicious in-house meals prepared by our experienced chefs. If you would like to join us for dinner, call reception on 0435 633 008 or email us at reception@cheelaplains.com.au to book and notify us of any dietary requirements. A gluten free option is available; however, we are unable to guarantee gluten cross contamination for celiac diets. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOUR BOOKING FALLS ON A WEDNESDAY, DINNER WILL BE BURGERS AROUND THE CAMPFIRE - ONLY. THE TWO COURSE DINNER AND DRINK IS NOT AVAILABLE ON WEDNESDAY NIGHTS. Join in around our unique blazing fire pit built by the Guildford Grammar School Rowing Crew for a drink or to cook dinner or breakfast over the smouldering Snakewood coals. If electing to stay at the station stay campground for two or more nights, you have the option of a complimentary Gorge Safari Self Drive 4X4, which is a true taste of the outback off the beaten track. If staying only one night at the Station Stay campground, the Gorge Safari Self Drive 4X4 is $20 per car load. Gorge Safari Self Drive 4X4 - Follow our map 41 kms to the Beasley Gorge and spend the day exploring Mussel Pool, Perentie Fall, Mussel Pool Lookout and The Wall. A $20 bond is required for the key to the locked gate. Please observe the signs and road closures as we are passionate about protecting our ecosystem for future generations to enjoy. In case of a breakdown, stay with the vehicle until someone comes to find you. Please collect your gate key and map and depart reception by 2pm, allowing a minimum of 3 hours to explore this remote gorge. A short walk up the hill at sunset along the Sunset Walking Trail is a spectacular way to finish a day in the outback. Stunning 360 degree views of the Cheela Plain are sure to impress. We ask you to respect a few basic guidelines while staying with us: Generators are not allowed. Tents can be pitched anywhere on the grassed area. Due to safety concerns the workshop and surrounds are off limits. Please keep your pets on a leash and pick up their ‘poop’. Please observe quiet time after 9:30pm. Check out time is 10:00am.

  • Laundry Facilities Available
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Sightseeing

Wilderness Mussel Pool Bush Campsites

Room Configuration: Unpowered Site
Max Guests: 6

Exclusive bush campsites located along the Beasley River Gorge close to Mussel Pool swimming hole. Suitable for 4WD vehicles, off road caravans, camper trailers and roof top tents. Campsites are along the river pebbles. There are seven family sized campsites located along the river pebbles: a short walk from Mussel Pool. Each site has a small fire ring, and there is plenty of snakewood around for you to collect. Dogs on leads are very welcome. Children 6yrs to 15years half price and 0 to 5yrs are FOC. You must have your own chemical or bucket toilet when staying at Mussel Pool as ground water flows into the swimming holes. Portable Toilet Hire available when you book your campsite. On the way into the Beasley River Gorge campsite, a few kilometres downstream, just before you drive across the Beasley riverbed, there is a bush shower and toilet at Woongarra Pool which you are welcome to use. (All facilities were built by the Guildford Grammar School Rowing Crew). Please arrive at Cheela Plains Station Stay Reception by 4pm to collect your gate key ($20 key deposit). This will give you time to drive out to Mussel Pool and find your campsite. Your adventure begins by following the map 34 kms to the Beasley River Gorge where you will find your campsite. Please return your key to the Cheela Plains Station Stay office by 11am on your day of departure and collect your key deposit. Enjoy exploring the gorge and following the walking trails including Mussel Pool Look Out, Perentie Fall and The Wall. Enjoy a swim in Mussel Pool. Please observe the signs and road closures as we are passionate about protecting our ecosystem for future generations to enjoy. In case of a breakdown, stay with the vehicle until someone comes to find you. Consider visiting the Red Plains Café before hitting the road to begin the next leg of your journey. Open daily from 7:30am till 2:30pm, serving barista coffee, cake, snacks, and lunch.

Woongarra Pool Bush Campsites

Room Configuration: Unpowered Site
Max Guests: 6

One of our favourite locations on the station is the naturally formed Woongarra Pool on the Beasley River; a stunning, remote location to enjoy a night under the stars. There are six large, designated campsites adequately spaced for privacy, but can also comfortably accommodate a small group. Dogs on leads are very welcome. Children 6yrs to 15years half price and 0 to 5yrs are FOC. Woongarra Pool is 32km from Cheela Plains Reception and is accessible by 2WD (includes 10km gravel road). Please note, exploring past Woongarra Pool requires 4WD. A communal bush shower and long-drop toilet are provided, and each site has a small campfire ring. The ‘Bush Kitchen’ is located nearby with a large fire pit and sweeping views of the range. Enjoy exploring the gorge, swimming at Mussel Pool and following the walking trails including Mussel Pool Look Out, Perentie Fall and The Wall. Please arrive at Cheela Plains Station Stay Reception by 4pm to collect your gate key ($20 key deposit). This will give you time to drive out to Woongarra Pool and find your campsite. Please return your key to the Cheela Plains Station Stay office by 11am on your day of departure and collect your key deposit. Please observe the signs and road closures as we are passionate about protecting our ecosystem for future generations to enjoy. In case of a breakdown, stay with the vehicle until someone comes to find you. Consider visiting the Red Plains Café before hitting the road to begin the next leg of your journey. Open daily from 7:30am till 2:30pm, serving barista coffee, cake, snacks, and lunch.

Terms, conditions and privacy policy BOOKING TERMS & CONDITIONS The COVID-19 terms and conditions apply to ALL BOOKINGS made at Cheela Plains Station Stay. Placing a booking with Cheela Plains Station Stay constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions. BUSINESS COVID-19 VACCINATION POLICY As of 29 April 2022, Cheela Plains Station Stay no longer requires guests are up to date with COVID-19 vaccinations. However, in accordance with Cheela Plains Station Stay’s duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, we are adopting this policy to safeguard the health of our customers and visitors, our employees, and the community at large from infectious diseases, such as COVID-19, that may be reduced by vaccinations. In the event the Government (Federal or State) impose vaccination requirements, all customers, employees and visitors are required to be compliant with current mandates unless a reasonable accommodation is otherwise approved by any relevant authority or Cheela Plains Station Stay. Where a person is not in compliance with this policy, the person will not be granted entry to the premises, event, or service. In such circumstances: • for customers, the company’s refund and/or credit policy may apply. • for employees, they will be placed on unpaid leave until their employment status is determined. The customer shall comply with all Government (Federal and State) COVID-19 vaccination or testing requirements for entry into Western Australia or to access the operator’s premises, event or service. Where the customer does not meet a vaccination or testing requirement: • prior to departure from the customer’s home location, the customer will forfeit any and all monies paid; or • for entry to the event or venue or access to the service, the customer will not be granted entry and will forfeit any and all monies paid. SEASONAL TOURIST PAYMENT INFORMATION Full payment is required at the time of booking via credit card or direct deposit. • We accept major credit cards, including Visa, Mastercard and American Express. Credit, Debit EFTPOS Cards attract a 1% surcharge. • Direct Deposit Bank Details BSB: 036-034 Account No.: 516915 Account Name: Cheela Plains Pastoral Co. P/L ALL GUESTS STAYING AT CHEELA PLAINS STATION STAY AGREE TO: • You agree to ensure that all occupants treat the Property and all fittings with reasonable care and you agree to pay for any damage caused by misuse, neglect or abuse during your occupancy. • You agree to ensure that all occupants act in a manner that does not cause any nuisance or disturbance to nearby occupiers. • You agree to comply with all applicable laws and with the regulations. • You agree to vacate the Property in a reasonably clean condition, including all barbeques and other fittings. You agree to pay any reasonable excess cleaning fees if the Property is not left in a clean condition. • You agree to not exceed the maximum number of occupants specified in the Booking Agreement. KEY POLICY Guests travelling out and around the station on the 4x4 Self-Drive Safari will require a key that can be collected at reception. To obtain a key guests must agree to a $50 replacement charge if the key is not returned. This penalty will be charged to the credit or debit card supplied at check-in. Alternatively, if a credit or debit card was not supplied a $50 deposit will be required to obtain the key. Room accommodation keys not returned will also incur a $50 replacement charge. This penalty will be charged to the credit or debit card supplied at check-in. Alternatively, if a credit or debit card was not supplied a $50 deposit will be required to obtain the key. PET POLICY Pets are permitted on leads but you agree that they are not allowed to enter accommodation or cleaning fees will apply of $75.00. This does not apply to seeing eye dogs. Guests are required to clean up after pets in all areas of the station stay including on any station drives/ wilderness camps. GUEST ACCOUNTABILITY Failure to comply with the terms and conditions outlined in your booking confirmation, which includes but is not exclusive to, damages caused to your accommodation/campground site and its contents, breach of campground guidelines and overstaying will be subject to additional charges. Cheela Plains Station Stay reserves the right to deduct these charges, in addition to accommodation, to the presented credit or debit card supplied at check-in.

176 Nanutarra-Munjina Road, Paraburdoo WA 6754, Australia