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$198.16 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Overnight Fraser Island Camping Safari from Brisbane

Day 1:Travel from Brisbane, north past the Glasshouse Mountains, Caloundra and the Sunshine Coast to Noosa River Ferry and Cooloola Coast Beach (tides permitting). 4WD North to Double Island Point. Take the opportunity to photograph Point Lighthouse and the colored sand cliffs of Rainbow Beach. Break at Rainbow Beach for an early lunch (own cost).Next, 4WD along tracks to Inskip Point beach and Fraser Island lookout, before boarding your ferry cruise to Fraser Island. All ferry tickets and national park fees are pre arranged to save time. As you cruise across the Straight, photo Tin Can Bay, Fraser Island's west coast and Hervey Bay, and keep a look out for dolphins, turtles, dugong, sharks, eagles, sea birds and fish. Arrive on Fraser Island world heritage National Park. Your local guide will give information and stories both old and new as you 4WD Fraser Island's 75 Mile Surf Beach with an eye out for dingoes, kangaroos and whales (in season).4WD Fraser Island's 75 Mile Eastern Surf Beach to Govi Creek, take time to relax, swim or photo Govi Waterhole and settle into your campground surrounds. Travel North on the beach highway before walking for a swim at Lake Wabby in the afternoon. Spot turtles and fish in Fraser's deepest lake. Swim in the green water, relax on the warm sand, photo or hike the lakes famous sand hill with a walk through melaleuca and cycad forest. 4WD Fraser Island 's 75 Mile eastern Surf Beach to Eli Creek and the Maheno Shipwreck.Travel the surf beach to the historical campsite, evening beach walk, nature trails, wildlife and more. From this environmental eco camp Dilli Village on the surf beach of Fraser Island, with grass campsites and the island's newest Hot showers and toilets. Allow time to explore the walks and hikes close to the camp area, with the world famous Fraser Island Great Hike - starting from the campsite to Lake Boomanjin with other trails to Govi Creek Estuary, Eastern Surf Beach and South Beach Hike.Enjoy your BBQ dinner at the excellent facilities in Fraser Island National Park environment, with a campfire, walk and outdoor entertainment.Day 2Campers rise early and travel to see the sunrise over the Ocean and surf beach of Fraser Island, enjoy a walk or hike before breakfast or sleep in and wake slowly to the calls of the forest.Spend the morning enjoying unique lakes. Swim, hike and photograph the beaches and wildlife. In the cool of the rain forest take the boardwalk from Central Station. See rare giant King Fern, world heritage satinay forest and crystal clear waters of Wanggoolba Creek meandering between Picabeen Palms and Central Station. A hike through the valleys of satinays is optional. Return via Hook Point to Rainbow Beach, Noosa and Brisbane. (Itinerary subject to tides)

$29.47 Theme Parks

Aussie World Theme Park General Admission Ticket

Make your own way to Aussie World, an hour's drive north of Brisbane and 0.6 miles (1 km) north of the Caloundra exit (190). A public parking lot is available (fees at your own expense), and public transport is available with Translink. Route 615 picks up from Maroochydore, Alexandra Headlands, Mooloolaba, Sippy Downs, Aussie World, and Landsborough Train Station.With your general admission ticket, you can enjoy Aussie World's 30-plus rides and attractions for an activity-filled day of family time. The theme park is just one part of the greater Aussie World Retail Village and The Pub at Aussie World precinct, which consists of a flower shop, pie shop, a fudge shop, gift shops, and more.Rides and attractions include but are not limited to:Ballroom Blitz: One of Aussie World's latest additions; it will have you soaring 50 feet (15 meters) in the air as your legs hang and the spinning begins.Bug Run: A new roller coaster focused on the little ones (minimum 39 inches (100 cm) tall to ride); the bright green coaster will have you winding through a fantasy garden filled with giant leaves, bugs, mushrooms. and butterflies.Ferris Wheel: This classic 1960s ride takes you high in the sky to enjoy a view of the Sunshine Coast and hinterland.Redback: Has been voted the most-thrilling ride at Aussie World; an impressive 52 feet (16 meters) in height with a clockwise and counterclockwise circular rotation on a platform with outward-facing seats. Watch out, it's got bite. The Plunge: Prepare to get wet on this water slide. Jump on board a hollowed-out log, and be propelled by flowing water through a waterway before climbing upward and then plunging down a high-speed ramp.