Fraser Coast must do's

Planning your visit to the Fraser Coast region and need some ideas to add to your 'must do' list? Look no further than the extensive range of attractions - both natural and historical - that are waiting to be explore. Whether you want take a dip in famous Lake McKenzie on World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, discover hidden stories in the walls of heritage buildings in Maryborough or stroll along the century old Urangan Pier in Hervey Bay, we've got something for everyone!



Arkarra Lagoons and Tea Gardens

Parks and Gardens, Zoos, Sanctuaries, Aquariums and Wildlife Parks

Arkarra is an aboriginal word meaning "place of many ducks" and was so named by the local Aboriginal tribe of the Fraser Coast Region. Arkarra's

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Lake McKenzie

Natural Attractions

There are many different aspects to Fraser Island, but the awe-inspiring beauty of Lake McKenzie makes it probably the most visited natural site on the

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Mary River

Natural Attractions

The Mary River has been known by many names, with the Aborigines calling the river Booie, Moonaboola, Numabulla or Mooraboocoola. It was named the Wide

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Brennan And Geraghtys Store Museum

Galleries, Museums and Collections, Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

View the remarkable store that time forgot! This large grocery store was operated by one family from 1871 to 1972 until it closed its doors

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Maryborough Town Hall Green

Galleries, Museums and Collections, Historical Sites and Heritage Locations, Parks and Gardens

For many decades Maryborough Town Hall Green has been a place for residents and visitors to meet and is a popular vantage point to sit

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Maaroom Picnic Ground

Parks and Gardens

Maaroom is a small, friendly peaceful fishing village on the waterfront of the Great Sandy Strait looking over to World Heritage-listed Fraser Island. Situated just

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75 Mile Beach

National Parks and Reserves

It is not hard to guess how this location got its name. A bloke measured the beach one day and found out that it was

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Mary Ann Steam Engine

Landmarks and Buildings, Parks and Gardens

The Mary Ann is a replica of the first steam engine built in Queensland in 1873 at John Walker and Co's Union Foundry. It steams

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