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  3. Rainbow Beach
  4. Fraser Island

From Rainbow Beach: 3-Day Fun Filled Fraser Island Tour

Product ID: 280367
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Explore Fraser Island's hidden treasures and discover why it has achieved UNESCO World Heritage status. With fun and adventure in mind, this tour has been a favorite of backpackers for years and is a highlight of most people's east coast journey.
About this activity
Duration 3 days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Fraser Island while driving a powerful 4x4 vehicle
  • Walk over sand dunes into a tropical oasis at Lake Wabby
  • Visit Eli Creek and drift along with its gentle current through the rainforest
  • Experience magnificent ocean views from Fraser Island's highest point
  • Enjoy the natural seawater spa of Champagne Pools
  • Swim in the stunning waters of Lake McKenzie
Full description
After a mandatory safety briefing before departure, make the short journey to Inksip Point to board the ferry to Fraser Island. Test your beach driving skills with the drive to Lake McKenzie via Eurong Beach Resort and Fraser Island's own beach highway, complete with speed limits.  

Take in the stunning scenery at Lake McKenzie, famous for its brilliant blue waters and sparkling white sand beach. With plenty of time, enjoy a refreshing swim, laze about in the sun, or take advantage of some brilliant photo opportunities. After lunch, head to the campsite for an early dinner and drinks with your new friends.

The next day will be full of exploring as you head out after breakfast to visit Eli Creek, a beautiful freshwater creek surrounded by rainforests presenting the perfect opportunity for a relaxing swim. Wander up the boardwalk and then let the gentle current float you back to the beach. Then, it is off to the Maheno Shipwreck where you can learn about the history of this Fraser Island icon and get some wonderful photo opportunities.  

Another trip along the beach highway brings you to Indian Head, the highest point on Fraser Island and a great vantage point for views over the beach. Those with a good eye may even spot some sea life such as turtles, whales (seasonal), or sharks. The Champagne Pools are next, where you can enjoy a natural spa in these seawater pools next to the ocean. Afterwards, return back to camp for another evening of sharing travel stories.

After breakfast and a quick clean of the campsite, head to the tropical oasis, Lake Wabby, a short walk over the magnificent sand dunes. Go for another swim and admire the tropical paradise that surrounds the area before enjoying your last meal together as a group.  

Finally, wave goodbye to the world's largest sand island and make your way back to the mainland via the ferry and Inskip Point. After a quick cleaning and unpacking of the vehicles, you will arrive back at Rainbow Beach around 3-4 PM.
Includes
  • Travel on Fraser Island
  • All camping equipment (excluding sleeping bag)
  • All camping permits, national park, and vehicle permits
  • Return ferry transfer from Rainbow Beach
  • 4x4 driver training on the beach
  • Luggage storage and safety deposit at Rainbow Beach
  • Camping just meters from the beach
  • All meals including 2 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 2 dinners
What’s Not Included
  • Sleeping bag (available to rent when booking)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Discovery Fraser, 18 Spectrum St, Rainbow Beach QLD 4581, Australia.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Driver's license
  • Hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Camera
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
• Tour is for 18 to 35-year-olds only, with an emphasis on fun and meeting new people
• You must attend an orientation meeting the day before departure at 5:00 PM at Freedom Rainbow Beach
• You must be 21 years of age and have held a full manual license for a minimum of 1 year in order to drive the 4x4 vehicle
• If you do not meet these requirements, you may still travel on the tour but will not be able to drive
• Not recommended for people with serious medical conditions
• There is a $20 levy to be paid per person direct to the tour operator at the time of check-in
• Please do not attempt to feed the wildlife during this tour
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Dingo's Fraser Island Tours

Product ID: 280367