3 Days Fraser Island Escape Camping 4WD Tour

3 Days Fraser Island  Escape Camping 4WD Tour

Camping is a must on Fraser Island and 80% of travelers and Aussies go camping, so should you! Forget the resorts. Our beach campsites, have hot showers and toilets, great tents, with mattress and sleeping bags supplied FREE! The Dilli Village Beach Campsite allow for more time in the National Park.

Tour Highlights

  • Lake McKenzie or Lake Birrabeen
  • Indian Head lookout and Champagne Pools
  • Central Station Rainforest
  • Eli Creek and Maheno Shipwreck
  • Lake Wabby and Sandblow
  • Yidney Dripping Rocks
  • 75 Mile Surf Beach
  • Bushwalks and Swimming

Tour Info

Code SR-3EC
Style
  • Camping
Duration 3 Days
Price From $440
Departures

Tue, Fri & Sat

Vehicle Coach / 4WD
Suitability 5+ Years
Start Brisbane @ 06.45 am
Finish Brisbane @ 06.00 pm
Travel Insurance Required

We head out of the Brisbane driving north through the Sunshine Coast, Glasshouse Mountains and Noosa. We travel via 4WD (tides permitting) on Noosa North Shore and Double Island Point. The coloured sands of Rainbow Beach on our right and Fraser Island on our left. With your local guide and driver stop for an early Lunch at Rainbow Beach. Take time to relax, visit the local beach, take a swim overlooking coloured sands or wander through local shops.

We then 4WD along tracks to Inskip Point beach and Fraser Island lookout, before boarding your ferry cruise to Fraser Island. All ferry tickets and national park fees are pre arranged to save time. As we cruise across the Straight, photo Tin Can Bay, Fraser Island's west coast and Hervey Bay, and keep a look out for dolphins, turtles, dugong, sharks, eagles, sea birds and fish. Arrive Fraser Island world heritage National Park. Your local guide will give information and stories both old and new as you 4WD Fraser Island's 75 Mile Surf Beach with an eye out for dingoes, kangaroos and whales (in season).

4WD along the 75 Mile Beach highway pass as many as 8 Freshwater creeks, Hook Point before arriving magnificent Lake Wabby walking track. This emerald green lake is surrounded by a massive sandblow and native Eucalypt forest. This is the deepest lake on the island. Spot turtles, take photo's of the famous sand dune, build sand castles or just work on your tan. Return through melaleuca and cycad forest to permanently erected camp site at Dilli beach. Enjoy a hot shower or swim in the beautiful fresh waters of Govi Creek before dinner and drinks around the camp fire. Keep an eye out for those dingos.

The morning is yours to enjoy an early sunrise over the ocean, a great time to dingo search or bird watch. On return, enjoy a continental breakfast from the camp kitchen with log tables, seating & gas facilities. With your guide take the 75 Mile Beach highway to the beautiful Eli Creek. Enjoy floating down the fastest flowing creek on the island. Marvel at the coloured sand formations of The Pinnacles. Photo the famous Maheno Shipwreck and learn about how it came to rest on Fraser Island. Continue heading north along 75 Mile Beach for a swim in the Champagne Pools. Climb Indian Head, one of the few rocky outcrops on the island to see magnificent views, spot sharks, mantras, turtles and whales. Return to camp for sunset, explore the walks close to the camp area or simply relax at camp before your guides prepare dinner. After dinner, relax around the camp fire and enjoy the isolation of 75 Mile Surf Beach, the perfect place for star gazing.

After breakfast this morning, the first stop is Lake McKenzie. Sunbake, explore or chill and relax on the lakes perfect white sands and swim in the pristine fresh water. After drying off we make our way to the cool of the rainforest. Here you will take a boardwalk along the crystal clear waters of Wanggoolba Creek, spot fresh water eels, see magnificent rare giant King Fern and experience the unique world heritage Satinay Forest. Then take a hike through tropical rainforest at Central Station along the banks of Wanggoolba Creek to Pile Valley. Early afternoon, we start our journey south departing Fraser Island down to Cooloola National Park or via the Bruce Highway. We arrive back in Brisbane at approximately 7pm, and on the Gold Coast around 8pm.

Includes

  • Camping equipment, mattress, sleeping bag
  • Fully guided tour (3 days). 
  • All Transfers

Meals

  • Day 1 - Afternoon snack and entree, before BBQ Dinner, fresh salads, garlic breads and cold drinks. After dinner, hot drinks and marshmallows around camp fire
  • Day 2 - Breakfast - tea coffee, Fruit Juice, cereals and toast, jam, honey, fruits, breads. 
  • Picnic Lunch at Island highlight - Cold drinks, cold meats, picnic salad, fresh fruits, cakes, wraps and bread rolls. 
  • Dinner - BBQ herbed fish, smoked cod, garlic bread, salads and cold drinks.
  • Day 3 - Breakfast - pancakes, tea, coffee, cereals and toast, jam, honey, fruits, breads.

What to Bring

  • Swimmers, 
  • Comfortable shoes, 
  • Flashlight (torch), 
  • Hat, 
  • Sunscreen, 
  • Towel, Pillow, 
  • Camera.

Notes

  • (National Park fees, daily permits, ferry fees: Total +$30 per person per day) payable on boarding by cash
  • No Hotel pick up, check the free pickup point
  • Gold Coast pickup and return (+$100)
  • Depart Gold Coast Transit Centre, 6am Beach Road Surfers Paradise - Return 9pm
  • Quadshare,twin or single private room upgrades are available on request. 
  • The operator reserves the right to alter the itinerary, vehicle and driver for any reason deemed necessary.
  • Min Child Age - 5
  • Please call operation team to re-confirm your tour 24 hours prior to departure date

CANCELLATION POLICY

  • All Cancellations will incur a 50% cancellation fee
  • All Cancellation less than 1 week before departure will incur a 100% fee
  • All tours unable to operate will receive a 100% refund
  • All tours have minimum numbers to operate
  • Tours to some destinations operate on a code-share basis
  • All suitcases and large backpacks (luggage) can incur a $10 a bag fee
  • We recommends travel insurance for all packages.