Hervey Bay

Experience beautiful moments at these local attractions

It’s hardly surprising that Hervey Bay is one of Queensland’s top holiday spots. Watch for whales, indulge in your favourite water sports, experience K’Gari (Fraser Island) or dine and sightsee along the coastline.

K’Gari (Fraser Island)

This special island’s World Heritage wonders take your breath away. Its blend of spectacular sand dunes, azure water and rainforest is once seen, never forgotten.

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Explore the beauty of the world’s largest sand island.

Must-dos

So, what to do first? There’s plenty on offer. The Fraser Coast is a paradise for foodies, shoppers and explorers, as well as thrill seekers.

Maryborough

Maryborough

Take a day trip and discover the town’s colourful past, as importer of rum and opium. Walk the intriguing mural trail, join a guided tour, or just wander, dine and shop!

Local markets

Local markets

Markets abound on this stretch of coast. Check out regular markets in Torquay, Urangan, Nikenbah, Howard County and Burrum Heads. Ask staff for details.

Coastal dining

Coastal dining

Do Hervey Bay scallops, Fraser Island prawns and succulent seafood catches tickle the palate? Try all this and more at Hervey Bay eateries priced to suit every budget.

Must-Dos

If you’re keen to engage the kids, you’ve come to the right place. Fill their days with fun activities involving wildlife, cruising and plenty of water action!

Reefworld Aquarium

Reefworld Aquarium

This iconic Urangan attraction is one of the only all-natural aquariums in the world, showcasing incredible marine life including green sea turtles, sharks and reef fish.
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Whale watching

Whale watching

Spot some mighty humpback whales on their annual migration to the Antarctic. Just take a local charter cruise between July and the end of October – and a camera!

Wetside Waterpark

Wetside Waterpark

Open all year round, this sensational waterpark in Pialba has it all – large waterslides, tots play area, fountain light show (Saturday nights) and yummy food.
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