It’s easy to get close to nature on the Fraser Coast. Explore the dunes and rainforests of the World Heritage listed Fraser Island. Visit during July through to November for whale watching at Hervey Bay. Or, discover the corals and marine life of the Great Barrier Reef around Lady Elliot Island.
Here are some great ideas for nature and wildlife activities matching your search criteria. Change the options in the box to the right to refine your search.
Adventure Cruises' purpose built vessel is a large, fast, comfortable and modern twenty metre catamaran.
More on Adventure Cruises >
Once a favourite spot for aboriginal corroborees, the area is now a beautiful park, centred on the Ululah Lagoon.
More on Anzac Park and Ululah Lagoon >
Arkarra is an aboriginal word meaning "place of many ducks" and was so named by the local Aboriginal tribe of the Fraser Coast Region.
More on Arkarra Lagoons and Tea Gardens >
From AU$135 - 595
Australia Fraser Island Escapes departs Brisbane, Noosa and Rainbow Beach on fully guided four wheel drive eco-adventures to Fraser Island.
More on Australia Fraser Island Escape >
From AU$339 - 1608
Picture yourself travelling in a four-wheel drive bus along Fraser Island's beaches or rainforest tracks, swimming in a crystal clear lake with a white sandy bottom, watching dolphins frolicking in the waves along the beach, and freshwater creeks flowing from sand dunes; or stepping off a beautiful coral cay island into turquoise water, snorkelling through mazes of brightly coloured coral, or fishing on the reef, and picturing big sea turtles swimming slowly by as you laze in the beautiful warm water of a coral lagoon.
More on Australian Sunset Safaris >
From AU$2325 - 3395
Auswalk is the pioneer of walking holidays in Australia. On their tours you will walk through national parks, progressing from one accommodation to the next.
More on Auswalk Walking Holidays >
The Basin Lake Track is located within Fraser Island, Great Sandy National Park. Long beaches, dramatic coloured-sand cliffs, natural sandblows, rocky headlands and pristine freshwater lakes and streams are some of Fraser Island's spectacular natural features.
More on Basin Lake Track >
The Cooloola Coast is part of the Great Sandy Strait, which is an internationally important wetland.
More on Bird Watching - Tin Can Bay >
Hervey Bay and its environs offer abundant and diverse birdwatching opportunities with over 250 species identified.
More on Birdwatching on the Fraser Coast >
From AU$55 - 120
Whales, Dolphins and Champagne! Be one of the few, not the many to experience their award winning Exclusive Full Day Whale Watch (late July to October) or their morning Dolphin Tour or a Champagne Sunset Sail (November - June).
More on Blue Dolphin Marine Tours >