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AUSTRALIA – Fraser Island and Great Barrier Reef Tour - 5 Days

AUSTRALIA – Fraser Island and Great Barrier Reef Tour
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Fraser Island Adventure

Fraser Island extends more than 123 kilometers long and 22 kilometers at its largest point. With a territory of 184 000 hectares, it is the biggest sand island on the planet. World Heritage posting positions it with Australia’s Uluru, Kakadu, and the Great Barrier Reef. Fraser Island is a valuable piece of Australia’s characteristic and social legacy and it is secured for all to acknowledge and appreciate.

Fraser Island’s World Heritage posting positions it with Australia’s Uluru, Kakadu, and the Great Barrier Reef. It is an island of extraordinary magnificence, with its, continuous white shorelines flanked by strikingly shaded sand dunes. With more than 100 freshwater lakes by white sandy shorelines. Old rainforests have developed in the sand along the banks of quick streaming, perfectly clear springs.

Fraser Island is the main place on the planet where tall rainforests are discovered developing on sand hills at heights of more than 200 meters. In the warmer seasons, it gives glorious wildflower shows,

The wetlands include uncommon designed greeneries; mangrove provinces; ocean grass beds; and up to 40,000 transient shorebirds. Uncommon, powerless or jeopardized species incorporate dugongs, turtles, Illidge’s subterranean insect blue butterflies and eastern curlews.

The Great Barrier Reef

The iconic Great Barrier Reef is blessed with the breathtaking beauty of the world’s largest coral reef. It is the world’s largest coral reef system composed of over 2,900 individual reefs and 900 islands stretching for over 2,300 kilometers (1,400 mi) over an area of approximately 344,400 square kilometers. The reef is located in the Coral Sea, off the coast of QueenslandAustralia.

The Great Barrier Reef can be seen from outer space and is the world’s biggest single structure made by living organisms. These are both incredible and beautiful ancient tropical paradises, found nowhere else on our planet. A must do adventure tour when in Queensland.

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Fraser Island and Great Barrier Reef Tour

Spend your days exploring Queensland’s wild treasures, and your nights at beach resorts, on a guided 5-day tour to Fraser Island and the Great Barrier Reef. On Fraser Island, embark on nature walks through rainforests and along rocky coastlines, and splash around the waters of Seventy-Five Mile Beach and Eli Creek. Swim in an area known for its turtles and visit the world’s largest turtle research center (April to October), enjoy the Mon Repos Turtle Centre conservation talk (November to March), and spot humpback whales (June to November).
The second half of your trip takes you to the Great Barrier Reef for snorkeling, with optional upgrade activities such as scuba diving and deep-sea fishing. Most meals, round-trip transport, and accommodation make it easy to immerse yourself in Australia’s natural beauty.
Travel with a group of like-minded explorers on a guided tour of Fraser Island and the Great Barrier Reef, two of Australia’s UNESCO World Heritage sites!

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Day 1
Tour Itinerary Day 1

Day 1:

Gold Coast, Brisbane or Sunshine Coast – Fraser Island (L, D)

After pickup from a Gold Coast, Brisbane, or Sunshine Coast designated location, your 4WD coach drives to the Cooloola Recreation Area in Great Sandy National Park. There, spot kangaroos at Noosa North Shore and Teewah Beach. Depending on the tide, you may even get to explore Rainbow Beach by vehicle, and stop at Red Canyon.

After touring beautiful Cooloola, continue to the Fraser Island ferry. Once you arrive on Fraser Island, board a 4WD vehicle for a breezy ride down the sandy highway of Seventy-Five Mile Beach. Along the way, get out at Eli Creek for a dip. You can opt to walk upstream along a boardwalk, then hop in the creek’s gentle waters and float back to the beach.

Next, hike along the rocky coast at Indian Head, where you get great ocean views. You may catch sight of sharks, turtles, dolphins, rays, and even migrating humpback whales (July to November). Then, continue by coach to the Maheno Shipwreck. Your guide provides a tasty picnic lunch at midday. As you drive, keep your eyes peeled for the island’s wild dingos.

Check in at Eurong Beach Resort for the evening, then have dinner at the resort’s restaurant. Afterward, have the option to take a guided night walk on the beach.

Overnight: Eurong Beach Resort

Day 2
Day 2 - Fraser Island – Rainbow Beach (B)

After breakfast, drive to Pile Valley for a guided walk through the rain forest. Check out the satinay trees, famously resistant to termites and fire and thus popular for timber. Learn about Fraser Island’s importance to the timber industry at Central Station, a former logging station. Stroll through towering ghost gums, pine trees and king ferns and enjoy the clear waters of Wanggoolba Creek. Head to Lake Birrabeen for a swim and catch some sun on its sandy beach. Then, take a scenic lake drive and end up at Seventy-Five Mile Beach. Have a late lunch (own expense) at Eurong Resort before catching the ferry back to the mainland in mid-afternoon.

After a short drive to Rainbow Beach, your guide will take you to your resort for the night. You’ll have the rest of the day at your leisure. Enjoy swimming or surfing at Rainbow Beach, and marvel at the colorful sand. Your resort provides additional activities (own expense) and you can ask the desk for dining recommendations (own expense).

Overnight: Dingos Backpackers

Day 3
Day 3 - Rainbow Beach – (L,D)

After an early breakfast (own expense), your coach picks you up from Rainbow Beach. After two hours, you will transfer to a second coach at Puma Roadhouse, Kybong.

Enjoy great views of the coast as you go, with a stop to visit Snakes Downunder Reptile Park and Zoo, where you'll find a range of Australian reptiles and native animals. Arrive by mid-afternoon at Mammino's, where you can taste house-made ice-cream and farm-fresh sugar cane (when in season).

After checking into Kelly's Beach Resort, enjoy a free guided snorkel training at the rock pool in Bargara, or choose from a variety of optional activities optional activities (own expense) including surfing lessons, swimming in an area known for turtles, or visiting Mon Repos, where the turtle conservation center is located. If you're looking for something less active, feel free to simply relax at the pool or beach. In the evening, have dinner at the resort and the night at your leisure.

Overnight: Kelly's Beach Resort

Day 4
Day 4 - Lady Musgrave Island (B, L, D)

In the morning, enjoy breakfast and take an hour-long boat cruise to Lady Musgrave Island on the Great Barrier Reef. Anchor at Coral Lagoon, a pristine paradise with several options for your day’s activities. Put on provided snorkel gear and dive in for a look at the vibrant fish and coral. You might even catch a glimpse of some turtles; a large population nest on Lady Musgrave Island. For more thrills, take a deep-sea fishing or scuba diving excursion (own expense), equipment included.

Prefer to stay dry? Watch the underwater world from a glass-bottom boat or join a guided walk with commentary.

Enjoy lunch, morning and afternoon tea on board the boat. If conditions permit, end the day with a sunset tour. Then, head back to the resort for dinner and an evening at your leisure.

Overnight: Kelly's Beach Resort

Day 5
Day 5 - Gold Coast, Brisbane or Sunshine Coast (B,L)

Check out after breakfast and hit the beach to swim, snorkel, or take an optional Segway tour, Bundaberg rum factory tour, or surfing lesson (own expense). Afterward, depart for your return trip, and you will be returned to your starting point in the evening to end your tour.

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Cost Includes

  • Accommodation as per itinerary. Dormitory-style accommodation, sleeps up to 7-people (subject to change based on availability).
  • Activities as per itinerary
  • Local guide
  • Transport by 4WD vehicle
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Admission to Snakes Downunder Reptile Park and Zoo

Cost Excludes

  • National Park and ferry fees, and Great Barrier Reef Tax (AU$270pp cash must be paid to the driver on arrival departure)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Activities as per itinerary
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Voucher Info You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity. *Local Operator Information: * Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.

Cancellation Policy

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Trip Facts

  • Fraswer Is; Great Barrier Reef
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