Queensland Tours Fraser Island Whitsundays and more

Brisbane to Fraser tours this Christmas

The activities and experiences on offer in Queensland are mind-blowing. This enormous state that spans the East Coast of Australia is made up of all types of terrain, including rainforest, bushland, beach and city, and you can make the most of it all by ticking off our incredible Queensland bucket list.

1. 4WD On Fraser Island With Drop Bear Adventures

fraser island

The largest sand island in the world, Fraser Island provides plenty of adventure activities with crystal clear lakes and a thriving rainforest, but nothing beats driving a 4WD down 75 Mile Beach.

Fraser Island Backpacker Tours from Noosa

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2. Sailing In The Whitsundays

sailing in the whitsundays

This group of islands is the closest to paradise you can possibly get. Beaches with soft white sand that lead out to beautiful blue waters, the best way to get around the 74 islands is by sailing. With epic sunsets and sunrises, an abundance of marine life and the relaxation of sailing along the waters, it’s the best way to while away the hours.

Sail the Whitsundays with Awesome Whitsundays

The largest sand island in the world, Fraser Island provides plenty of adventure activities with crystal clear lakes and a thriving rainforest, but nothing beats driving a 4WD down 75 Mile Beach.

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3. Snorkelling The Great Barrier Reef

 

The most famous reef in the entire world, how could you possibly miss this beauty off of your Queensland bucket list. The precious underwater world is home to tropical fish of all different colours, turtles, rays, dolphins, whales and dugong, plus more than 1000 coral reef species.

4. Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

riding on the skyrail rainforest cableway in north queensland

Go above and beyond the tropical Queensland rainforest on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Taking you above the treetops, over rivers and stopping at two stations along the way, you can get a completely unique view of the highlands.

Ride the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

5. Turtle Spotting

baby turtle heading for the ocean on heron island

Turtles have used the Queensland coastline to nest for thousands of years. The best locations include Bowling Green Bay, Heron Island, Moreton Bay and Lady Elliot Island. You can find nesting turtles between November and January, and hatchlings emerge between January and late March.

Spot turtles on Heron Island

6. White Water Rafting In The Tully River

The Tully River is recognised as the best rafting river in all of Australia, with frothy waters, deep descents and winding corners that are made all the more intense with the fast flow of the river. If you’ve got the heart for it, it’s a wet and wild activity.

7. Meet The Animals At Australia Zoo

Home of the Crocodile Hunter, Australia Zoo in Beerwah, Queensland, is your opportunity to get up close to the iconic wildlife of Australia. Home to kangaroos, koalas, camels, dingoes, wombats, crocodiles, lizards, turtles and snakes, you can tick off all of the animals you want to meet right here.

8. Skydive Over Rainforest And Ocean

With a dramatic scenery of rainforest and ocean, you can jump out of a plane and land in many beautiful locations in Queensland. An exhilarating activity, skydiving is the ultimate in thrill-seeking adventure, and can be done from the Sunshine Coast all the way up to Cairns.

9. Surfs Up In Surfers Paradise

 

Those that love the beach lifestyle need look no further than Surfers Paradise. This beach suburb is blessed with outdoor markets, a thriving nightlife and many coastal activities including kayaking, jet skiing and – of course – surfing.

10. Find The Waterfalls Of The Daintree Rainforest

 

Step back in time and delve deep inside the Daintree Rainforest to go in search of glorious flowing waterfalls. Watch the refreshing waters of Cassowary Falls and Millaa Millaa Falls, and don’t forgo the opportunity to take a swim in this tropical oasis.