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Fraser Island 3 Day Escape Camping 4WD Tour

Lake McKenzie Highlight

Departs Gold Coast, Brisbane, Caloundra, Mooloolaba, Noosa, Gympie, Rainbow Beach, Hervey Bay
campfire

"Fraser Island is really beautiful, and 3 days are enough to visit it well. Our guide was very good who did everything possible to make us happy. We managed to see all the places without a crowd of tourists."
Priscilla de Saint Bon, France - March 2017
"We just wanted to say how much we enjoyed our 3 day camping tour of Fraser Island and how well Wayne looked after us and enhanced our visit to such a lovely place."
Alan and Gina
wayne
"No room for improvement. The whole three days were amazing and our tour guide was fantastic. The shipwreck was amazing and Champagne Pools were very picturesque. A great tour and a great guide."
Zoe & James - Liverpool UK - October 2016
"I liked that we were able to see so much and were able to spend enough time on each place without rushing through. Indian Head was truly amazing and there was a very friendly atmosphere overall!"
Malin - Australia - October 2016
"I liked the relaxed atmosphere and the island itself. My favourite spots were Lake McKenzie, Indian Head and Lake Wabby. It was also a positive happy atmosphere with our guide Andy. Thank You very much. It was a great trip, I loved it. I saw incredible places on our tour. It was fantastic!"
Tamara Seubert - Germany - October 2016
"We took part in the 3-day Fraser Island camping trip and it was a truly awesome experience. Clayton was our wonderful tour guide sharing his incredible knowledge with us and super relaxed so we could make the most of every moment, taking enough time to see interesting things off the beaten track, and refreshing swims. The most incredible spotting: a sea eagle catching a sea snake out of the ocean! Highly recommendable :-)"
Claudia & Mathias, Brisbane, Australia - September 2016
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With permission Marine Lemonnier 2016

Camping is a must on Fraser Island and 80% of travelers and Aussies go camping, so should you! Forget the resorts. Our beach campsites, have hot showers and toilets, great tents, with mattress and sleeping bags supplied FREE! The Fraser Island Research and Learning Centre (located in Dilli Village) Beach Campsite allows for more time in the National Park.

view from indian head
View from Indian Head
Coloured Sands
Rainbow Beach coloured sands
coloured sands

Day 1

lake wabby
Lake Wabby

We head out of the Brisbane driving north through the Sunshine Coast, Glasshouse Mountains and Noosa. We travel via 4WD (tides permitting) on Noosa North Shore and Double Island Point. The coloured sands of Rainbow Beach on our right and Fraser Island on our left. With your local guide and driver stop for an early Lunch at Rainbow Beach. Take time to relax, visit the local beach, take a swim overlooking coloured sands or wander through local shops.

We then 4WD along tracks to Inskip Point beach and Fraser Island lookout, before boarding your ferry cruise to Fraser Island. All ferry tickets and national park fees are pre arranged to save time. As we cruise across the Straight, photo Tin Can Bay, Fraser Island's west coast and Hervey Bay, and keep a look out for dolphins, turtles, dugong, sharks, eagles, sea birds and fish. Arrive Fraser Island world heritage National Park. Your local guide will give information and stories both old and new as you 4WD Fraser Island's 75 Mile Surf Beach with an eye out for dingoes, kangaroos and whales (in season).

4WD along the 75 Mile Beach highway pass as many as 8 Freshwater creeks, Hook Point before arriving magnificent Lake Wabby walking track. This emerald green lake is surrounded by a massive sandblow and native Eucalypt forest. This is the deepest lake on the island. Spot turtles, take photo's of the famous sand dune, build sand castles or just work on your tan. Return through melaleuca and cycad forest to permanently erected camp site at Dilli beach. Enjoy a hot shower or swim in the beautiful fresh waters of Govi Creek before dinner and drinks around the camp fire. Keep an eye out for those dingos!!!

Forest
Satinay, Blackbutt, and Macrozamia Palms, Central Station
eli creek
Eli Creek

fraser island
group

Day 2

The morning is yours to enjoy an early sunrise over the ocean, a great time to dingo search or bird watch. On return, enjoy a continental breakfast from the camp kitchen with log tables, seating & gas facilities. With your guide take the 75 Mile Beach highway to the beautiful Eli Creek. Enjoy floating down the fastest flowing creek on the island. Marvel at the coloured sand formations of The Pinnacles. Photo the famous Maheno Shipwreck and learn about how it came to rest on Fraser Island. Continue heading north along 75 Mile Beach for a swim in the Champagne Pools. Climb Indian Head, one of the few rocky outcrops on the island to see magnificent views, spot sharks, mantras, turtles and whales. Return to camp for sunset, explore the walks close to the camp area or simply relax at camp before your guides prepare dinner. After dinner, relax around the camp fire and enjoy the isolation of 75 Mile Surf Beach, the perfect place for star gazing.


dilli village campsite
dilli village fire juggler
Dili Village Campfire
rocks

Day 3

After breakfast this morning, the first stop is Lake McKenzie. Sunbake, explore or chill and relax on the lakes perfect white sands and swim in the pristine fresh water. After drying off we make our way to the cool of the rainforest. Here you will take a boardwalk along the crystal clear waters of Wanggoolba Creek, spot fresh water eels, see magnificent rare giant King Fern and experience the unique world heritage Satinay Forest. Then take a hike through tropical rainforest at Central Station along the banks of Wanggoolba Creek to Pile Valley. Early afternoon, we start our journey south departing Fraser Island down to Cooloola National Park or via the Bruce Highway. We arrive back in Brisbane at approximately 7pm, and on the Gold Coast around 8pm.

lake mckenzie
Lake McKenzie
dingo pups

Departs Gold Coast, Brisbane, Caboolture, Caloundra, Mooloolaba, Noosa, Gympie and Rainbow Beach

Indian Head Beach
Indian Head Beach, Champagne Pools and Waddy Point in the distance
whale watch

Fraser Island 3 Day Camping Tour

(Inc. FREE COOLOOLA National Park Tour and Lake McKenzie Tour)
(National Park fees, daily permits, ferry fees: Total +$30 per person per day)
All Prices are in Australian Dollars. (Check the latest exchange rates)
You are entering a tidal wilderness zone.
The operator reserves the right to alter the itinerary, vehicle and driver for any reason deemed necessary.
  Sole Use Twin Triple Quad
Adult Camping $399 $399 $399 $399
Student / YHA / Child / Senior Camping $389 $389 $389 $389
Adult National Park Room $450 $450 $450 $450
Adult National Park Cabin $750 $550 $550 $550
Eurong Beach Resort $795 $595 $595 $595
Adult Camping- Rainbow Beach $350 $350 $350 $350
Book Direct (NO credit card fees)
OR call 1800 353 717 or +61 7 3203 4241
Times
    FREE Pick-up and Return from ANY of the following locations:
  • Depart Brisbane City 6.45am - Roma Street Transit Centre, Street Level - Bus stop 125 (opposite police station) - Return 6pm
  • Depart Caboolture 7.30am - BP Service Station Hwy - Returns 6pm
  • Depart Sunshine Coast Uni 8am - 90 Sippy Downs Dve - Return 5pm
  • Depart Caloundra 8.15am - Cooma Tce - Return 5pm
  • Depart Mooloolaba 8.30am - Mooloolaba Bowls Club, Brisbane Road - Return 5.15pm
  • Depart Noosa 9am - Noosa Information Centre - Return 3-5pm
  • Depart Gympie 10am - Matilda Road House Bruce Hwy - Return 3-4pm
  • Depart Rainbow Beach 11am - Surf Life Saving Club - Return 2-4pm
    Gold Coast pickup and return (+$100)
  • Depart Gold Coast Transit Centre, 6am Beach Road Surfers Paradise - Return 9pm
Days Depart Tuesday - return Thursday
Depart Friday - return Sunday
Depart Saturday - return Monday
wungul-sandblow
Wungul Sandblow
jabiru
Jabiru

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