The Fraser Coast Discovery Sphere in Hervey Bay is the ideal place to immerse yourself in the incredible world of the humpback whale and be inspired by uniqueness of Fraser Island. Fascinating interpretive panels and interactive displays also explore the outstanding beauty and diversity of the Great Sandy Biosphere.... more
Woven throughout are the dreamtime legends of the Butchulla People as well as artwork celebrating and explaining the stories and traditions handed down through thousands of years.
Highlights of the centre include an immersive ""underwater encounter"" with humpback whales and a full sized reproduction of a whale skeleton. A theatre experience allows visitors to imagine a world beyond the stunning, extraordinary imagery of Fraser Island and Great Sandy Strait. Children can get hands-on with natural discovery in a dedicated children's section with storytelling and interactive challenges.
An information kiosk and gift store provides visitors will information, trails and brochures to continue their Fraser Coast experience and the chance to purchase unique locally made keepsakes and regional produce.
Next to the Discovery Sphere, soak up culture and engage with the visual arts, at the Hervey Bay Regional Gallery.... less
|Adult||$5.50||06 Dec 12 - 30 Sep 13|
|$4.00||06 Dec 12 - 30 Sep 13||Children under 5 years are free of charge.|
|Concession||$4.40||06 Dec 12 - 30 Sep 13||Senior Concession.|
|Family||$15.00||06 Dec 12 - 30 Sep 13||Family of 2 adults and 3 children.|
|Group||$5.00||06 Dec 12 - 30 Sep 13||Group of more than 10 - AUD5.00 per person.|
|Student||$4.40||06 Dec 12 - 30 Sep 13||School Groups - (more than 10 Students AUD4.40 per student).|
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