Adventure Tours in Fraser Island this Christmas

Adventure Tours in Fraser Island this Christmas

Adventure Tours in Fraser Island this Christmas 2019

The World Heritage-listed Fraser Island is the largest sand island in the world with current and historical culture! It is blessed with a unique range of flora thriving in an astonishing ecosystem. Explore its beautiful freshwater lakes, sand-blows & dunes and towering rainforests in a 4WD vehicle!  Or cruise the calm waters of the Great Sandy Strait along its west coast and discover abundant marine life!

For more information on the K’gari (Fraser Island) Great Sandy National Park, please visit;

For Booking your tours to the World Heritage-listed Fraser Island during the Christmas season, please visit;

https://www.dropbearadventures.com.au/

1. 5 Days Christmas at Fraser Island (Return Tour from Brisbane)

Day 1:- Brisbane to Fraser Island

Travel from Brisbane to River Heads near Hervey Bay for your transfer across the Great Sandy Strait to Fraser Island.  After a meet and greet, relax and orientate yourself at the Kingfisher Bay Resort.

Day 2:- Fraser Island to Beauty Spots Tour

Go on this full-day off-road adventure tour on 4WD to all of the iconic Fraser Island sights.  Discover the following during your stay at Fraser Island;

  • Lake McKenzie
  • Central Station and Wanggoolba Creek
  • Pile Valley’s Satinay and Brush Box forests
  • 75 Mile Beach’s famous highway
  • The Maheno shipwreck 
  • Coloured sands of The Pinnacles
  • Eli Creek

For more information about camping at Lake McKenzie, please visit;

https://findapark.npsr.qld.gov.au/parks/fraser/lake-mckenzie-walkers-camp-camping

Day 3:- Merry Christmas!

Celebrate Christmas the Fraser Island way!  Indulge in the Festive Buffet Luncheon with all the holiday trimmings.  Enjoy the entertainment in the Atrium or chill out by the pool in the afternoon.

Day 4:- Adventure Cruise, Bush tucker talk and taste

Go on an adventure cruise to spot an abundance of wildlife including dolphins, dugongs, turtles, fish and birdlife.  Spend a lazy afternoon at the pool, or at a game of tennis or the day spa.  Enjoy a Bush Tucker Talk and Taste, hosted by the Kingfisher Bay Chef and Ranger.

Day 5:- Fraser Island to Brisbane

In completion, take the ferry transfer back to River Heads on the mainland.  Have lunch at Maryborough en-route to Brisbane.

2. Lodge Tour from Hervey Bay (3 days and 2 nights)

Day 1:- Exclusive Sunset Session

Take the ferry transfer to Fraser Island from River Heads or Hervey Bay.  After a meet and greet, soak in a gorgeous sunset at the Sunset Bar of the Kingfisher Bay Resort.  Enjoy a buffet dinner, play pool, sip drinks and take it easy tonight!  

Day 2:- Fraser Island Eastern Beach Highlights

Rise and shine early!  Today you will explore 75 Mile Beach, Maheno Shipwreck, The Pinnacles (Coloured Sands), Champagne Pools, Indian Head and Eli Creek.  At late evening, enjoy an interactive Bush Tucker experience at the resort guided by a ranger.  

For more information on the shipwreck SS Maheno, please visit;

https://anzacportal.dva.gov.au/history/special-features/great-war-memories/wreck-hospital-ship-ss-maheno

Day 3:- Fraser Island Lakes and Rainforest

Head out to explore the day’s features!  They are Lake McKenzie, Central Station, Wanggoolba Creek and Lake Wabby.  Have your lunch as well as the afternoon tea in a picturesque setting along the way.  Catch the ferry back to the mainland.

For more information on Wanggoolba Creek, please visit;

https://findapark.npsr.qld.gov.au/parks/fraser/wanggoolba-creek-boardwalk-track

3. Tag-along Camping Safari – Self-drive Fraser Island (3 days and 2 nights)

Whether you’re a confident driver or a novice, you will want to get behind the wheel at this amazing safari!  If not, be driven in style by your guide in the lead car.  Cruise along the 75 Mile Beach right up to the idyllic Champagne Pools.  Drive your way around Fraser Island covering the following, into the beautiful freshwater lakes and towering rainforests;

  • Lake McKenzie
  • Champagne Pools
  • Indian Head
  • Eli Creek
  • The Maheno Shipwreck
  • Central Station
  • Lake Wabby
  • The Pinnacles 
  • Double Island Point
  • Rainbow Beach Coloured Sands

For more information on the coloured sands of the Pinnacles, please visit;

https://www.dropbearadventures.com.au/2015/10/23/the-pinnacles-coloured-sands-natures-wonderful-sculpture/

Wilderness Safari Camping

  • Accommodation 

Get a cosy night’s sleep in the top quality brand new camping gear.  Watch the moon rise and gaze at the stars!  Watch the phosphorescence light up under your feet!  Rest on your luxury camping gear comprising of self-inflating hiking mattresses, 5 degree+ sleeping bags, 3-man tents, hot shower, toilet and a common area.

  • Food

Create your own wraps, choosing your favourite fillings from ham, tuna, cheese, chicken and taco mince!  Enjoy traditional Aussie BBQ with Prime Rump Steak!

  • Recreational Equipment 

If you are over 21, get behind the wheel in the 4WD Toyota Land Cruisers that are built to explore.  Have fun with fishing rods and guitars.  Try your hand at a fishing spot or let your guides entertain you with didgeridoo playing, boomerang throwing and guitar strumming.

4. Fraser Island 4-hour Eco-Sailing Adventure

Explore the Fraser Coast’s natural environment on a sailing vessel, discovering marine life and collecting memories to last your lifetime!  Scan the west coast of Fraser Island and the pristine Pelican Banka.  Head out to the heart of dolphin playground and encounter bottlenose dolphins, Australian humpback dolphins, dugongs, fish and turtles.  Try out the boom net at the back of the boat.

5. Remote Fraser Island and Whale Experience

Marine Life Spotting

Hop onto the 12-meter long catamaran and spot dolphins, turtles, dugongs, birds and dingoes along the west coast of Fraser Island!  

Water Activities

Enjoy snorkelling with turtles, kayaking, tubing, beach walks or a sand dune climb at Wathumba Creek!  Have fun at more water activities and admire diverse nature at Awinya or Bowarrady Creek!  Get ready for your intimate experience with the Humpback whales!

For more information about camping at Wathumba Creek, please visit;

https://findapark.npsr.qld.gov.au/parks/fraser/wathumba-camping-area-camping

Whale Experience

Experience the thrill of getting up close and intimate with these amazing creatures in the calm waters off Fraser Island.  Indulge in the fun as the whales jump out of the water, spy hop next to the boat and play with you!  Swim with them in their natural habitat!  Complete the tour with the relaxing cruise back to Hervey Bay Marina.

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