Fraser Island Day Trip with Fraser Explorer (Departs Hervey Bay) - Happy Travels

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Discover all the highlights of Fraser Island in one fun filled day!

Tour Description

If you’re tight on time but still want to see the bucket list Fraser Island, then this could well be your best option.

Departing from Hervey Bay you’re jump on a ferry to Fraser Island and explore the Largest Sand Island in the world by 4 Wheel Drive. Your experience guide will tell you all about he island, taking up 75 mile beach to some of the Islands most popular spots.

You’ll swim in the crystal clear Lake Mckenzie, float down Eli Creek and explore the stunning subtropical rainforest that grows right out of the sand.

After an unforgettable day you’ll be ferried back and dropped off back to your accommodation on the mainland.

You’ll be picked up from your Hervey Bay accommodation at approximately 7.30am (time will be confirmed once you inform Fraser Explorer of where you’ll be staying) and then have a 20-30 minute drive to River Heads to catch the 8.30am ferry over to Fraser Island.
Your knowledgeable and passionate guide will take you through this adventurous day out, providing you with lots of fascinating information about the island and it’s history. Travel along the beach in a custom designed air conditioned 4 wheel drive to the most beautiful and natural spots.
You’ll start your journey at Central Station, a former logging station, before taking a stroll along the Wanggoolba Creek boardwalk to discover extraordinary rainforest growing out of sand.
After your walk cool down in the crystal blue waters of Lake Mckenzie and and relax on the stunning white sand beach that surrounds it.
You’ll then drive down Seventy Five mile beach, not only a spectacular beach but also a National highway and landing strip for aircraft (scenic flight can be booked through your guide at an extra cost).
Next it’s on to Eli Creek to float down the fast flowing waters of this beautiful creek that pumps up to 4 million litres of clear fresh water into the ocean every hour.
Back onto the sand highway to Maheno shipwreck, a wreckage that washed ashore during a 1935 cyclone and your last stop of the day, the Pinnacles coloured sands, fascinating technicolour sand formations.
Board the 5.00pm ferry back to River Heads where your shuttle service will take you back to your Hervey Bay accommodation (drop-off between 6.00pm and 7.00pm).

You will be picked up from your accommodation in Hervey Bay in time to travel to River Heads (approximately 20 minutes) for the 8.30am barge crossing to Fraser Island. Time will be confirmed once you inform Fraser Discovery of your accommodation.

Return Times
Tour departs Fraser Island on the 5pm barge back to River Heads and returns to Hervey Bay at approximately 6-7pm to drop you off to your accommodation.


One day guided Fraser Island adventure
Courtesy pick-up and drop-off
Return ferry transfers
Buffet lunch at Eurong Beach Resort
National Park fees
Fuel levies.

What to Bring
Water bottle (water provided)
Suitable shoes for walking
Insect repellant

01-Jul-2019 to 31-Jan-2020 $239.00
01-Feb-2020 to 31-Mar-2020 $219.00
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