Visit Fraser Island to be dwarfed by ancient rainforests growing out of only sand and to explore the freshwater lakes and spectacular sand formations on one of the most incredible islands on earth.
World Heritage-listed Fraser Island has the absolute best that one island can offer – cool towering rainforests to walk through; more than 100 freshwater lakes to swim in including the iconic Lake McKenzie, huge sand blows to climb, and an amazing 120 kilometre beach highway, complete with the shipwreck of the Maheno and cliffs of stunning coloured sands.
Lying off the coast of Hervey Bay and just south of the last of the Great Barrier Reef’s coral cays, Fraser is the world’s largest sand island and stretches for 123 kilometres.
Unforgettable island eco-adventures include cruises to discover the untouched beauty of the remote western side and guided or self-drive tours.
Though surrounded by untamed wilderness and rugged terrain, Fraser Island boasts luxurious, relaxing and natural accommodation experiences.
Fraser Island also offers some of the best beach fishing experiences in the world and provides options for young novice anglers and seasoned fishing professionals.
Whatever adventure you are looking for, Fraser Island has you covered.
Fraser Island is a small Queensland Rural Location within the local government area of Fraser Coast, it is located approximately 247kms from the capital Brisbane covering an area of 1659.423 square kilometres. Fraser Island has a recorded population of 182 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Standard Time zone Australia/Brisbane.
If you are planning a visit to Fraser Island we’ve put together some of the things nearby that you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Fraser Island and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.