Welcome to our backyard, Queensland’s Fraser Coast. It’s the home of World Heritage-listed natural gems, unique diving experiences, safe and secluded beaches, the number one place to watch humpback whales play and extensive military history. Whether you are looking to explore the world’s largest sand island, K’gari (Fraser Island), coral cay Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort, a relaxing beachside holiday with the kids or uncover the rich military past of Maryborough – the Fraser Coast has something for you.
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Last Updated 02/06/2020 As we continue to navigate the global impacts of COVID-19, Fraser Coast Tourism & Events would like to reiterate our...
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Whether you are looking to explore the world’s largest sand island, K’gari (Fraser Island), coral cay Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort, a relaxing beachside holiday with the kids or uncover the rich military past of Maryborough – the Fraser Coast has something for you.Read More
Due to COVID-19 public health advice, all Queensland events are subject to a change in date or cancellation. Please visit the event’s official website or contact the event organisers directly for the latest information.
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Come along and savour the amazing flavours of The Hervey Bay BBQfest at beautiful Arkarra Gardens on Saturday 15th August. 12 BBQ teams from around South East Queensland and Northern New South Wales will be doing battle cooking up 3 protein categories low'n'slow BBQ-style for the judges to taste, test and score. A special menu of BBQ favourites like Wings, Brisket Burgers, Pork Ribs and more will be available all day along with craft beers and cool beverages to keep…
Maryborough Open Gardens is an annual event when private gardens in Maryborough and surrounds are opened to the public to enjoy, gain inspiration, learn about what grows in your neighbourhood..
Wide Bay Rowing Club are hosting the Hyne Bridge to Bridge Rowing Regatta for the second year after a 20+ year absence of regattas on the Mary River. With the expected influx of up to 150 competitive rowers from Mackay in North Queensland to clubs from the Gold Coast, sculling singles will start the day in the early afternoon followed by the doubles and quads finishing with the main attraction being the Eights. The event is for both males and…