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Kayaking in Hervey Bay
Scarness Beach
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Scarness
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Description

Get active on the water at Scarness, Hervey Bay - with its calm, stinger-free waters ideals for swimming and water sports including jet skiing, sailing and kayaking. Go fishing from the Scarness Jetty or from the beach. Play on a "sea monster" in the ocean-themed playground in Scarness Park.

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Explore the Scarness precinct with it's boutique shops, alfresco dining, hotels and resorts.

Off Scarness Beach is a section of rocky reef with amazing coral said to rival sites on the Great Barrier Reef. The reef can be explored at high or low tide. Two good access points are out directly from Scarness Park where you can walk straight out on to the reef in low tide, and left of the Scarness Jetty.

Step back in time at the award-winning Hervey Bay Historical Village in Zephyr Street, where 21 historical buildings house over 12,000 exhibits from the Fraser Coast and Wide Bay area. Exhibits include a fully-furnished slab cottage, built in 1898, a Railway Station, and a fully equipped blacksmith shop, with working demonstrations.

From Scarness, walk or cycle ride along the Hervey Bay Esplanade, which hugs the city's stunning coastline for over 16km between Gatakers Bay and the Urangan Boat Harbour. Follow the trail and discover interesting facts about whales, sea creatures and heritage through interpretive signage dotted along the esplanade.

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Property Details

Activities

  • Cycling
    Cycling
  • Fishing
    Fishing
  • Kayaking
    Kayaking

Today's Weather

Currently Temperature Sunrise Sunset Rainfall
Hervey Bay Weather Today - Sunny
Thunderstorms
21 °C 4:50am EST 6:24pm EST 1 mm since 9am

7 Day Forecast

  Fri,
28 Nov
Sat,
29 Nov
Sun,
30 Nov
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1 Dec
Tue,
2 Dec
Wed,
3 Dec
Thu,
4 Dec
Forecast Hervey Bay Weather Forecast - Thunderstorms
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Hervey Bay Weather Forecast - Mostly sunny
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Hervey Bay Weather Forecast - Mostly sunny
Mostly
sunny
Hervey Bay Weather Forecast - Mostly sunny
Mostly
sunny
Hervey Bay Weather Forecast - Mostly sunny
Mostly
sunny
Hervey Bay Weather Forecast - Clearing shower
Clearing
shower
Hervey Bay Weather Forecast - Clearing shower
Clearing
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Minimum 22°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 22°C
Maximum 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C

Weather last updated at 11:20pm Friday, 28 November 2014.


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