Rulku Enterprises

Rulku means 'family' in Yolngu Matha from the Milingimbi community in East Arnhem Land. Rulku Enterprises is a local, family owned business on Milingimbi Island that provides accommodation and labour hire services.

Your Stay Awaits 

Your home away from home in the heart of East Arnhem Land. Find comfort and convenience as you visit the Crocodile Islands. Located on one of Milingimbi's main roads, the lodge is a short walk to the hustle and bustle of the town's centre whilst being removed enough to enjoy the quiet at the end of the day. The lodge offers 21 cozy lodge-style rooms to suit your needs, with ample indoor and outdoor spaces to make yourself at home. With a fully equipped shared kitchen and available laundry, visiting Milingimbi has been made easy. Rulku Lodge strives to ensure all visitors are made to feel comfortable on their travels, with a vibrant team of local staff who are always happy to lend a helping hand. 

Book your accommodation here

Rulku Lodge is here to make your visit to Milingimbi easy. Book through the above link to secure your accommodation and choose to organise airport transfers for your trip. We know visiting remote communities can be logistically challenging and sometimes require late check-in times. Please contact the lodge to advise of any planned late arrivals to ensure room keys can be provided during these alternative times.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Room Options 

Rulku Lodge offers a range of rooms to suit your needs. All rooms include the following facilities to ensure a comfortable stay no matter your room choice;

  • Airconditioning
  • Fresh linen and towels
  • Bar fridge
  • Television
  • Desk
  • Access to shared laundry facilities, kitchen, shared toilets and showers, and common areas.
  • Wi-fi available

Queen Bedroom 

For those seeking a cosy haven after a day of work or visiting, the Queen Room offers a spacious retreat to unwind. Recover well with a good night's sleep from the extra comfort of a queen bed. 


Standard Single Room

Perfect for the budget-conscious visitor, our Standard Single Room offers a comfortable place to unwind without breaking the bank. You'll find all the essentials you need for a pleasant stay including a single desk for those on work visits, ensuring you're well-rested and ready to make most of your time in Milingimbi.  


Single Room with Ensuite 

Looking for a little more comfort on your  trip? Look no further than our Single Rooms with Ensuites. Rulku Lodge is proud to announce the recent upgrade of five existing single rooms to include private ensuites, enhancing visitor comfortability and access.


Shared Laundry and Kitchen Facility 

Enjoy access to laundry and kitchen facilities throughout your stay, making your time in Milingimbi as easy as being at home. 

  • Washing machine and cleaning detergent
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Oven and Cook Top
  • Microwave
  • Cupboard storage 
  • Kettle, Toaster and Kitchen Utensils