The Fraser Coast region is a holiday playground blessed by nature, with long sandy beaches, relaxing island retreats, abundant marine life and pristine parks. There are a wealth of coastal paradises, recreational pursuits, adventure activities and historic explorations, rich in diversity and natural beauty.
The Fraser Coast region encompasses the areas of Fraser Island, Hervey Bay, Maryborough, Tiaro and the Great Sandy Strait. The mild year-round climate means visitors can enjoy a subtropical haven. The diverse Fraser Coast region provides the opportunities for whale and bird watching, 4WD, fishing, retail therapy and a variety of adventure activities.
In our front yard are some of the most incredible interactive nature experiences on earth. Featuring two World Heritage listed areas of Fraser Island and the Great Barrier Reef the Fraser Coast hosts some of the worlds most sought after natural experiences. Also the capital of Whale Watching in Australia, come and experience and “up close and personal” encounter with giant humpback whales.
Blessed with long sandy swimming beaches, relaxing island retreats, abundant marine life and pristine national parks the Fraser Coast region is a relaxing holiday playground. There are a wealth of coastal paradises, recreational pursuits, adventure activities and historic explorations that will keep you busy for days, even weeks.
Fraser Coast South Burnett Regional Tourism Board Ltd is the Regional Tourism Organisation (RTO), which is responsible for marketing the region as a tourism destination.
* Destination description by Tourism Queensland