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Fraser Island Beach Half Day Cruise

Departing: Hervey Bay

Pickup: Hervey Bay

Half Day Tour

From

au$110.00

Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$60.00
Family: au$310.00

Tour Code: 766

  • Take in the majestic views as you cruise to Fraser Island from Hervey Bay on this half day tour option.  Remember to keep your eye out for dolphins and turtles on your way!
  • Enjoy 2 hours on the largest sand island in the world - Fraser Island where you can swim, relax, snorkel, kayak or even try to catch a fish!
  • Enjoy an Aussie BBQ Lunch with Hervey Bay king prawns, steak, sausages, freshly made salads, bread rolls and complimentary tea, coffee and filtered water.
  • Have a ride on the inflatable and feel the wind in your hair as you get pulled behind the tender!  

Experience a half day cruise to the worlds largest sand island Fraser Island - where you can explore, relax on the sand, enjoy beach activities and tasty BBQ lunch.

A visit to Hervey Bay would not be complete without visiting the world's largest sand island - Fraser Island.  Enjoy a memorable half day cruise to a remote Fraser Island beach where you can walk on the fine silica sand, soak up the Queensland sunshine, explore and enjoy some of the beach activities on offer.  From relaxing or exploring the beach of Fraser Island, this is sure to be a great day for all.  

Departing from Hervey Bay you can spot dolphins, turtles, dugongs and a wide variety of bird life as you enjoy a scenic cruise towards to remote west coast of Fraser Island.  Enjoy exploring a quiet patch of the western side of Fraser Island where you can kayak, snorkel, swim and even take a ride on an inflatable!  Of course if you wish to lie back and relax or maybe build sandcasltes - the choice is yours.  Some basic fishing equipment and bait is also available for those who wish to try their hand at catching a fish from the beach.  You are welcomed to bring your own fishing or snorkelling gear if you like too!

The knowledgeable crew onboard will provide you with interesting commentary about the local geography, wildlife and local Aboriginal Butchulla culture.  During your day at the beach the crew will also prepare a tasty BBQ lunch complete with local Hervey Bay prawns, premium steak, sausages, freshly made salads and bread rolls.  Enjoy complimentary tea, coffee, milo and filtered water during your day along with a fully serviced bar - perfect for a cold refreshment on the cruise back to Hervey Bay.

Travelling onboard the comfortable purpose built vessel with small passenger numbers (max 40 guests), spacious decks, onboard toilet and plenty of seating onboard you will be able to enjoy your day in comfort.  Remember to bring your camera too - with free WiFi you'll be sure to snap some great shots to share online and make your friends wish they were there.  

Ensure to check out further Fraser Island and Hervey Bay day trips and packages while you are in the region.

Fraser Island Beach Half Day Cruise

Departing from Great Sandy Straits Marina, Hervey Bay  at 9am your adventure begins as you board and meet the friendly crew.  

Enjoy a comfortable cruise spotting dolphins, dugongs, turtles and birds as you cruise out towards a remote beach on the western side of Fraser Island and/or Pelican Bank.  Morning Tea will be served including herbal teas, coffee, milo and complimentary fresh fruit and cakes as you soak up scenery and fresh ocean air.

On arrival at Fraser Island you will be transferred accross to the beach on the tender where you can enjoy approximately 2 hours of relaxing, exploring and beach activities.  Kayaks, snorkel gear, fishing equipment and inflatables are all available for use.   

A fresh BBQ lunch will be served including local Hervey Bay prawns, premium steak, sausages and fresh salads.  Complimentary tea, coffee, water and milo are available onboard, as well as the fully stocked bar for additional drink purchases.

On the return cruise back to Hervey Bay enjoy a cold drink from the bar as you take in the stunning natural scenery, returning back approximately 2pm

Please note - beach destination will be determined by weather and tides to Pelican Bank.

Included In Price

  • 5 hour Half Day Cruise (9am - 2pm)
  • Morning Tea
  • Aussie BBQ Lunch including local prawns
  • Complimentary Tea, Coffee, Water and Milo
  • Use of kayaks, snorkelling gear, beach acvitity equipment and fishing gear
  • Rides on the inflatables
  • FREE WiFi
  • Commentary on marine life, local geography and local Aboriginal culture
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Hervey Bay

Departure Time

9am

Departure Instructions

Departs/returns: Great Sandy Straits Marina

Pickup Locations

Hervey Bay

Destinations
  • Fraser Island
  • Pelican Bank - specific destination determined by weather and tide
Months of Operation

November - May

Days of Operation

Daily

Operates during summer (Nov - May)
Operates daily during summer school holidays.
Does not operate Tuesday & Thursdays during low seasons.

Duration

5 hours (9am - 2pm)

Available for Purchase / Hire

Additional drinks available for purchase from licensed bar onboard (no BYO)

Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium, Active

Restrictions

Access ashore is via our tender, guests need to be physically fit and have a degree of coordination to access the tender (rigid inflatable boat) and going ashore. No wheelchair access to the beach.

Additional Information
  • Please ensure to advise of dietary requirements at time of booking.
  • You are welcomed to bring personal snorkel or fishing gear to utilise during beach stop.
Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified
  • Camera (charged)
  • Towel
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Swimming costume
  • Cash or credit card
  • Family Fare: 2 Adults and 2 Children
  • Children under 12 are required to wear a life jacket (provided on board).

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions  for details prior to booking.

Fraser Island Beach Half Day Cruise

Departing: Hervey Bay

Pickup: Hervey Bay

Half Day Tour

From

au$110.00

Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$60.00
Family: au$310.00

Tour Code: 766

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