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Do & See

Fraser Island

The World Heritage listed Fraser Island seems - as its suitable Aboriginal name K’gari means – like a Paradise. The world’s biggest sand island is a haven for wildlife. Make sure you take a dip in Lake McKenzie and Lake Wabby.
Turtle Watching

Turtle Watching

Mon Repos Beach near Bundaberg is a large turtle rookery. Watch nesting turtles from November to February while turtle hatchlings are from January to March.
Do & See

Gympie Gold Mining and Historical Museum

Discover the region’s past through its goldmining era and history. Gympie was once cited as the "Town that saved Queensland from Bankruptcy". Learn why with over thirty display areashoused in fifteen buildings.
Maryborough

Maryborough

Maryborough – established in 1847 - is one of Queensland’s oldest and most charming towns, known for its beautiful colonial architecture. Thursdays are market days.
Do & See

Fun Parks

See Australian wildlife in natural settings at the Hervey Bay Nature World on Maryborough Rd, Pialba. You can also admire the sea-life in the living natural reef aquarium at Neptune’s Reef World on Pulgul St, Dayman Park, Urangan.
Dolphin Feeding

Dolphin Feeding

Tin Can Bay is a lovely town with only 2, 000 inhabitants. It is a great holiday destination for all nature fans. For a truly unique experience, do not miss that you can feed dolphins here between 7am-11am.
Do & See

Southern Reef Islands

These coral reefs and cays are easily accessible from the mainland and they each offer a different island experience. The diving is amazing and there are plenty of bird and turtle sanctuaries to admire.
Whale Watching

Whale Watching

Watch some of the world’s biggest and most fascinating animals. Most trips go from Hervey Bay - best from July to November when the whales migrate further north.
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