Top things to do in Bundaberg

Top Choice Wildlife Reserve in Bundaberg

Mon Repos Turtle Centre

The largest population of marine turtles on Australia's east coast arrives on the beach at Mon Repos every summer, the pregnant loggerheads dragging themselves ashore to lay between November and January, and the hat…
Top Choice Distillery in Bundaberg

Bundaberg Rum Distillery

Bundaberg’s biggest claim to fame is the iconic Bundaberg Rum: you’ll see the brand's unmistakable polar bear on billboards and bumper stickers all over town. Choose from either a self-guided tour through the museum…
Top Choice Cafe in Bundaberg

Oodies Cafe

A double garage on the edge of Bundaberg's city centre is the unlikely venue for Bundaberg's most cosmopolitan cafe. Lounge on leather armchairs under art-spangled walls, surveying the bric-a-brac as you sip an expe…
Top Choice Thai in Bundaberg

Spicy Tonight

Step behind the grand, columned facade of this former bank to discover a delightful family-run restaurant serving both Indian and Thai food. While the Indian offerings are fine, you should stick to the superb Thai d…
Top Choice Cafe in Bundaberg

Alowishus Delicious

This slick, upbeat cafe down an arcade off Bourbong St is the place to go for well-made coffee in Bundaberg. The food's great too: breakfasts such as corn-and-zucchini fritters with poached egg, guacamole and salsa …
Cafe in Bundaberg

Indulge

Promoting local produce where possible, this is a cafe with a serious kitchen. Intriguing breakfasts such as 'Moorish eggs' (poached eggs in lemon butter on Turkish bread with dukkah, herbs and yoghurt) are followed…
Japanese in Bundaberg

Ensoku

Treading a line somewhere between Japanese, Korean and Western, this glass-sided corner restaurant serves some of Bundaberg's most interesting food. Never tried 'Korean Carbonara Chicken' (a Korean-style crumbed fil…
Brewery in Bundaberg

Bundaberg Barrel

Bundaberg's nonalcoholic ginger beer and other soft drinks aren't as famous as Bundy Rum, but they run a deserved close second. Visit the Barrel to take an audio tour of the small museum, learn the history and proce…
Korean in Bundaberg

Meekak

This big, bustling Korean restaurant gives you the choice of barbecuing your own Wagyu, tongue, chicken and other meats at your table, ordering à la carte, dipping into a buffet of traditional dishes, or trying a me…
Microbrewery in Bundaberg

Bargara Brewing Company

This buzzing craft brewery and taproom serves pizzas, sliders, jerky and other thoughtfully chosen drinking food ($14 to $17) to accompany pints of Drunk Fish, Thirsty Turtle and Hip Hop. Occasionally has live music…