Fraser Island stretches over 123 kilometres in length and 22 kilometres at its widest point. With an area of 184 000 hectares it is the largest sand island in the world.
From Frasers rich history it holds to its beauty, no wonder why it is one of the most popular holidaying places in Australia if not the world.
There are plenty of things to see and do on the island such as the crystal clear waters of Champagne pools, to pure white sands of lake Mackenzie. There is also Eli Creek which is the largest creek on the eastern beach and pours up to 4 million Liters of clear fresh water into the ocean every hour. Eli creek is every popular with the tourists and offers a great place to swim or relax. Other great places to visit on the island are Maheno wreck, The Pinnacles, The Cathedrals, Indian head and middle rocks just to name a few.
When Planing your trip to Fraser it is important to consider a lot of things, and it is also very important to do as much research as possible.
These Information centers can help you find a tourist service or package to suit your needs:
Fraser Coast South Burnett Regional Tourism Board
Ph (07) 4191 2600
Fax (07) 4191 2699
Toll Free ph 1800 444 155
Hervey Bay Visitor Information Centre
227 Maryborough Rd, Hervey Bay
Ph (07) 4125 9855
Fax (07) 4124 7626
Toll Free Ph 1800 811 728
Or pick up the great book with loads of information Hema's Fraser Island Atlas & Guide