Go Glamping On Fraser Island

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K’gari, more commonly known as Fraser Island, is the largest sand island in the world and delivers to every guest a completely unique experience.

Situated off the Queensland Coast, North of Brisbane, it is accessible via barge from Rainbow Beach and Hervey Bay. You cannot fight the elements but no matter the weather The Beachcamp Retreat on K’gari promises the perfect stay! There are numerous accommodation options from basic camping to busy resorts, however here is something a little different! Read up on our top 5 reasons on why you should choose the glamping option when staying on K’gari.

1. Meet and Greet on Fraser Island

Sensitively designed The Beachcamp Retreat delivers the most perfect atmosphere for you to spend time with family and friends, and make new ones throughout your stay. The large open communal kitchen and lounge space with long dining tables and a comfortable chill out areas enables your whole group to socialise whether cooking, playing board games or eating dinner. On occasions you may even bump into a cheeky resident goanna, don’t be worried; the friendly onsite team is always around to shy him away! The Beachcamp welcomes families and friends, couples and travellers, and you’ll often find that you depart having made great new companions along the way.

2. Dine

With a fully equipped kitchen area including 2 large barbeques, gas hobs, heaps of cutlery, plates and of course cups, for those all important beverages, you can rest assured that all you have to bring is drink and grub. It is highly recommend that you plan to shop before getting on the island as prices are on the high side. That said if you forget to pick up any of the basics there is a grocery store just 200m away in the small township of Eurong.

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3. Explore and Adventure

Now hopefully you’ve headed to K’gari for some exploration and adventure! And quite honestly there is no better place for it! With the combination of 4wdriving on the beach and inland tracks, jumping into pristine lakes, cool creeks and sea water pools, in addition to magnificent sand dunes, beautiful wildlife and stunning rainforest prepare to be in ore of this certain paradise! There is so much to see and do and as the owners have lived on the island for many years they can assist you in planning the perfect itinerary to make the most of your stay!

4. Unwind

Situated just 100m from the beach and with the most stunning sea views the Beachcamp garden is the perfect space for unwinding at the end of the day. Bring dinner out to the lawn, read a book in a hammock or play football behind the safety of the dingo fence. Spend late evenings by the campfire, chopped wood ready for you to enjoy some chatter, toasting of marshmallows and stargazing! And if you are lucky to bump into co-owner Mark he may even treat you to the traditional sounds of the didgeridoo!

5. The Glamping Experience

And if this experience hasn’t been sold it to you yet, which (fingers crossed) it has, then check out the beautiful glamping tents that will have you dreaming sweetly into the night! Featuring 6-bed shares (perfect for travelling friends and families), luxury queen and king size tents your head will be hitting the pillow to the soft sound of the waves! Each with an en-suite shower and toilet facilities you will have a tranquil and relaxing space to escape to at the end of the day.

Over the years the owners have worked hard to make The Beachcamp Retreat on K’gari all that it is today! It is little place on Fraser Island that they invite others to come and join in making many happy memories. With reasonably priced 4wd/accommodation packages glamping at The Beachcamp Retreat on K’gari is a no-brainer!

And if you are seeking a tour experience on Fraser Island, The Beachcamp Retreat’s sister company Drop Bear Adventures delivers epic 2 and 3 day tours with the option to still enjoy glamping accommodation!

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