Welcome to Mount French Lodge

(Previously The Bunyip Scenic Rim Resort)


Perched high on the side of Mount French, The Lodge offers an exclusive getaway only 1 hour drive or 20min helicopter flight from Brisbane.

Sitting amongst 100 acres in the Scenic Rim, you will find yourself immersed in local wildlife. With a maximum of 8 Adults, we ensure an intimate setting to disconnect from our busy lives and recharge in nature.

Enjoy a walk through our private tracks, relax by the pool, curl up beside a fire or head out and explore all the Scenic Rim has to offer. With so much so close, we can help with planning your perfect escape. 

Select the "Book Now" button to see our latest packages.

2 Night Couples Escape


Leave the crowds behind.


2 nights accommodation in a Mezzanine Suite

Cooked breakfast daily

Ploughman & grazing platter 1st night

Gourmet BBQ hamper 2nd night




Cooking School 2019


23rd of March 2019 Vietnamese

11th of May 2019 Tapa's

8th of June 2019 Modern Japanese

13th of July 2019 Smoking Class

7th of Sept 2019 Thai

2 Day - 3 Night Scenic Explorer


The Perfect way to get out on the Scenic Rim.

Let our experienced guides take you on a journey through South East Queensland's wilderness. Exploring ancient gorges, forests of Bangalow Palms and of course epic summits. For more information or to book contact our team now.


Prices Start from $1299 per person All Inclusive

Departures subject to availability & minimum group numbers.

Exclusive Use packages from $2,500 per night for up to 8 People, including Dinner, Bed & Breakfast.

Want your own private resort? Book all 4 Rooms and enjoy complete Exclusivity of Mount French Lodge. A great short break for the family and friends with your own private resort.

To book a group package, contact us now.

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  •   You know somewhere is very special when 6 weeks after returning home there is that nagging feeling that you really must make the time to write a Trip Advisor review. Starting with the location - stunning position up high overlooking the Fassifern Valley. Beautiful breezes....More

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  •   It is very rare when you see so many reviews rating any place as excellent. Let me assure you that this place definitely deserves those ratings. Spent two nights with friends and rented all four rooms. Tamara and James (pictured) were excellent hosts, attentive but...More

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  •   Wonderful luxury resort with wonderful hosts. Beautiful house, beautiful rooms. Stunning view. I am very much looking forward to our next stay there in a few months. The hosts made us comletely feel at home. And I loved the food.

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  •   Just returned from a wonderful weekend stay at The Bunyip. A surprise birthday trip for my wife which literally ticks every box. Unbeatable location and excellent food and ambience. Thanks to Rob and Marina for the special welcome to their fabulous property.

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