Thala Beach Nature Reserve Press Releases

We periodically put out press releases covering unique aspects of Thala Beach Nature Reserve, our region and experiences. Please feel free to use these press releases to assist in media coverage of Thala Beach Nature Reserve or the surrounding area. If you do cover Thala in a story please send us a copy of your article as we’d love to see it! We’ll also feature it on our In the Media page

Hi Res Images

A range of high res images and pdf versions are available for download (zip file) to accompany each press release below. A further selection of high res images of Thala Beach Nature Reserve is available here.

Media Contact Information

For more information contact Fiona Harper Communications Manager at Thala Beach Nature Reserve
Ph: +61 (0)7 4098 5700

Thala Beach Nature Reserve featured in Tourism Australia’s aquatic and coastal experiences

February 24th, 2016

Thala Beach Nature Reserve is honoured to be included in Tourism Australia’s latest promotional campaign which focus on Australia’s world… More...

Wade Bowen appointed as Sales & Marketing Manager

December 30th, 2015

Thala Beach Nature Reserve, a family owned private nature and wildlife reserve in Tropical North Queensland, is delighted to appoint Wade Bowen to the pos… More...

Thala Beach Nature Reserve named in Top 10 Australian Hotels & Resorts

November 2nd, 2015

Thala Beach Nature Reserve has been named as one of the Ten Best Hotels & Resorts in Australia. The accolade comes from well-respected Fairfax travel p… More...

Kick the knick knack hotel habit

October 30th, 2015

Hotels are competing with each other in the crush to install flippant knickknacks luring vulnerable tourists into their sticky webs of plastic luxury and… More...

There’s a wallaby in the lobby!

June 22nd, 2015

A young female wallaby in tropical north Queensland is probably the only wild wallaby in the world with her own hashtag. Given the name Apple by a young guest… More...

Thala Beach Lodge changes name to Thala Beach Nature Reserve

September 2nd, 2014

21 SEPTEMBER 2014 Thala Beach Lodge, a family owned private nature and wildlife reserve in Tropical North Queensland is now known as Thala Beach Nature Res… More...

The Rise of the High-End Eco Traveller: Seeking Experience over Luxury

February 18th, 2014

There is a new demographic of high-end travellers that aren’t looking for luxury – they’re looking for eco experiences without sacrifici… More...

Thala Beach Lodge is Coconut Crazy

December 5th, 2013

Resort owners, Rob and Oonagh Prettejohn showed amazing foresight when they planted 700 coconut trees over three decades ago at beautiful Thala Beach Lod… More...

Osprey’s Restaurant: The Jewel in the Crown

July 22nd, 2013

Port Douglas is an hour’s drive from Cairns – along one of Australia’s most scenic coastal routes. Rivalling Australia’s Great Ocean Road, this s… More...

The Inside Scoop: Local knowledge provides unique and amazing experiences for guests

February 18th, 2013

The Inside Scoop: Local knowledge provides unique and amazing experiences for guests Savvy travellers today are looking for an alternative to crowded gr… More...

Thala Turns Skywards

October 29th, 2012

Located near Port Douglas in Far North Queensland, Thala Beach Lodge lies on a secluded forest headland beneath vast, open skies and has an unusual facilit… More...

EcoTourism and the Changing Demands of the Modern Traveller

August 19th, 2012

Ecotourism is the now the fastest growing sector of one of the world’s largest industries. That’s a pretty big claim, but what exactly is ecotouri… More...

Coconut Recipes

May 31st, 2012

Finding food that’s both unique and healthy can be a challenge, especially healthy food that seduces your taste buds into participation on a regular bas… More...

Coconut Odyssey – Australia’s Only Coconut Tour

May 11th, 2012

On the north east coast of Australia, where the translucent Coral Sea meets dense forest, and where foliage-covered mountains loom in the background, the… More...

Tropical Beach Wedding Advice

May 4th, 2012

Deciding on the location of your wedding can be as daunting as organising the big day itself. However the right location will not only add unique flavour to y… More...

Escape to Paradise at Thala Beach Lodge Port Douglas

April 12th, 2012

For those looking for a unique escape in a world of its own, five-star eco and nature resort Thala Beach Lodge, located just outside of Port Douglas, ticks al… More...