What is it about Fraser Island?
Even if you are an Aussie at heart, you simply must experience the beauties which make up your own backyard. Exhibit A – Fraser Island.
Driving on Fraser Island
Why just view it, when you can drive on it.
Where do Fraser Island tours depart from?
As an island, there is a short distance to travel to get to Fraser Island, but it has been made very easy with most tours now including ferry transfers and pick up and drop offs from your accommodation. These pick up locations are widespread - from Noosa, Hervey Bay and even the Sunshine Coast, depending on the tour, and will take you to either of the 2 ferry locations at Hervey Bay or Rainbow Beach. Regular ferries run from these gateways to Fraser Island where you will begin your adventure! All you have to do is choose what tour to go on and where you want to depart!
Tag-along and guided tours, what are they?
When you have to choose between a tag-along or guided tour on Fraser Island, there are things you may like to consider.
Fraser Island Tours
Want to go to Fraser Island? We have everything you need to plan your trip here!
Fraser Island gives travellers the chance to explore some of the most unique natural beauty and charm that Australia has to offer, whilst enjoying an adventurous island escape a world away from East coast. Whether wanting an informative guided tour, an adventurous tag-along camping safari or simply a self-drive of your very own, we can help find the perfect trip for you. So go ahead and discover the wonder of this exceptional World Heritage Listing for yourself...
Brisbane to the Fraser Coast
A flight from Brisbane takes approximately 40 minutes, with Qantas operating daily flight to Hervey Bay directly.
Fraser Island Accommodation
There are several ‘resort’ style accommodation places on Fraser Island, however many travellers opt to stay on the mainland simply because with many day and overnight tours include accommodation on either side of the trip.
Getting to Fraser Island
There are numerous ways to access Fraser Island, either by private car, plane, train or bus, to get to the ferry transfer to the island.
Whale Watching Hervey Bay
Fraser Island and Hervey Bay are renowned as THE playground for migrating whales around the world heading back to the Antarctic.
Travel Queensland's East Coast
The eastern coast of Queensland is a glorious smorgasboard of destination delights for the town-hopping holiday-er. Beyond the capital cities of Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne, are the smaller coastal towns of Australia which are renowned for their natural attractions, tucked-away sanctuaries and abundance of exciting trips and tours.
Fraser Island on a Budget
All budget-savvy backpackers know the in’s and out’s of sticking to their monetary limits, but if this type of travelling is all new to you, there are few things you can learn before booking your trip to Fraser.
Fraser Island compared to other destinations
It is hard to compare the world’s largest sand island to other destinations, and in actual fact Fraser Island is really in a league of its own.
Save money on your Fraser Island tour
Travelling along the East Coast of Queensland doesn’t have to be a budget-breaking trip, especially with plenty of great deals, combos and discounts for backpackers heading to Fraser Island.
Fraser Tours with Extra Accommodation
Many Fraser Island overnight tours offer the chance to add-on extra nights’ accommodation. This is a great option as almost-all of the tours will depart from the accommodation place itself.
10 Things to do on Fraser Island
We have put together a list of the top things to see and do while on Fraser Island!