Fraser Coast Opportunities Menu


It is no secret that the Fraser Coast has been blessed with some of Australia's leading natural attractions, including two World Heritage listed areas, Fraser Island and Lady Elliot Island, as well as the best whale watching experience in the world. What isn't as well known is how much there is to do in the Fraser Coast once all the major icons have been dealt with!

In the Fraser Coast adrenalin pumping action is always around the corner. Take in Fraser Island from a completely different angle as you jump into one of the most beautiful skydive locations in the world. Get some serious air while taking in a kite surfing lesson. Enjoy the spectacular views while parasailing or hang gliding. Surf the waves or make your own on a jet ski or banana boat. Experience the sheer speed of jet boating or grab a rod and join the professionals for the thrill of world class game fishing. Whatever your preference is when it comes to exhilarating adventure, the Fraser Coast can cater for your needs, plus more!

Just some of the amazing adventure experiences you can have on the Fraser Coast

Thrill Seeking

  • Take in Fraser Island from a completely different angle as you jump into one of the most beautiful skydive locations in the world
  • Experience the adrenalin rush that comes with kite surfing the waters of Hervey Bay
  • Take a ride either by jetboat or parasail for thrills that will take your breath away... then relax on a deserted island
  • Hang glide over or surf the waves of the tumultuous Pacific Ocean at Rainbow Beach
  • Experience the thrill of a jet ski tour to Fraser Island
  • Visit and stay at an African themed adventure park where you can abseil, kayak, canoe, ride mountain bikes and more
  • Dive the hidden wonders of the Great Sandy Strait Marine Park or Wolf Rock
  • Test yourself and compete with your friends on Hervey Bay's Go Cart Track

Something for Everyone

  • Explore Fraser Island with an experienced guide or hire your own 4WD and discover this magnificent island at your own pace
  • Discover the rugged Aussie Bush on a horse trail adventure
  • Experience Fraser Coast's natural playground from a luxury catamaran, on a stand up paddle board or kayak
  • Hit the road on a trike to discover one of Australia's most stunning coastlines
  • Enjoy spectacular views in a scenic flight of Fraser Island and the Great Sandy Strait
  • Catch yourself a whopper and experience the thrill of deep sea fishing
  • Be one of the few to see the untouched and unique side of Fraser Island
  • Discover arguably the best diving locations on the entire Great Barrier Reef on pristine Lady Elliot Island and Lady Musgrave Island; see turtles laying and hatching
  • Witness spectacular views of Fraser Island and Scarness Beach from the back of a camel
  • Take a ride on the old steam train, Mary Valley Rattler and enjoy the stunning scenery of the Mary River and Mary Valley

Free Stuff

  • Take the family to Wetside, the Fraser Coast's newest education water park
  • Cycle the many paths including Hervey Bay's stunning esplanade
  • Swim in the calm, sting free waters of Hervey Bay all year round
  • Build sand castles, play a game of beach cricket or volley ball on the white sandy beaches of the Fraser Coast
  • Discover the magic of Mary Poppins on the Magical Mary Trail
  • Hand feed the dolphins at Tin Can Bay
  • Enjoy unlimited fun at the Fraser Coast many playgrounds, train parks, space nets and skate parks
  • Throw a line in off the Urangan Pier and hook yourself a catch of the day