Fraser Island is open for local day visitors from Saturday 16 May and overnight stays from Saturday 13 June. Ferry transfers are currently running on a limited schedule, please call 1800 BARGES for the latest updates.
Get set to explore the World Heritage surrounds of Fraser Island! Fraser Island is strictly four-wheel-drive territory and Fraser Island Barges operate passenger and vehicle barges from Hervey Bay to help get you there.
Fraser Island Barges operate two services on separate schedules that run daily. The Fraser Venture vehicle barge operates between River Heads / Hervey Bay and Wanggoolba Creek. The Kingfisher Bay vehicle barge operates between River Heads / Hervey Bay and Kingfisher Bay Resort daily.
Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service permits are required for driving and camping on the island. Drivers should be aware of tide times and keep off the beach for two hours either side of high tide.