So much to do and see on Fraser Island.

Tourists can enjoy the numerous Fraser Island experiences that will provide a much-needed break from everyday life. The island is teeming with natural wonders, rare fauna and flora as well as breathtaking lakes with multi-towered waterfalls.

Fraser Island is also known for its lush rainforests, where visitors can enjoy a stroll as they breathe in the deliciously crisp and pure air.

Because it is such a popular tourist destination, there are several operators and guides that are ready to offer authentic Fraser Island experiences that can be tailor-made to your preferences, budget and fitness levels.

Guided tours on Fraser Island

Tourists will be glad to learn that most guided tour operators do offer tours around Fraser Island.

Indeed, there’s no better way to fully immerse oneself in a complete island experience than to book professionals that will take you around the best spots.

The Maroochy River Seaplane Adventure Flight, for example, will take you on an exhilarating Fraser Island experience, where you will be able to enjoy scenic views of the island from higher up.

By the same token, visitors can book the 2-days Cool Dingo package for a more rustic Fraser Island experience.

Designed to help you experience the best that the island has to offer, this package provides accommodation in contemporary timber lodges that are nestled amidst gum trees.

During your action-packed 2-day trip, you will be able to enjoy guided tours around Fraser Island and discover dingoes in their natural habitat, along with a variety of rare wildlife.


One of the most authentic Fraser Island experiences that visitors can enjoy is camping on its silica sand beaches or next to the island’s numerous lakes. It should be noted that tourists do require an e-permit before camping on Fraser Island.

The most popular camping spots on Fraser Island include Waddy Point, Dundubara, Central Station, as well as lakeside spots such as Wathumba, Ungowa and Lake Boomanjin.

Before camping on the island, it is important to request a permit from the Department of Environment and Resource Management.

Tourists will be required to pay for the permit that will enable them to set camp just about anywhere on the island.

Fraser Island camping

Some tour groups also offer information packs designed to provide you with all the required information about camping on Fraser Island.

Fraser Island Beaches

Fraser Island is especially reputed for its extended stretches of white silica sand.

It should come as no wonder that most tourists choose to spend their vacations enjoying the numerous nautical activities offered by a variety of tour operators.

Rainbow beach, for example, is known for its Kitesurfing lessons, where visitors will be able to familiarize themselves with the safety equipment, kite control, launching and landing as well as water-relaunching, body-dragging and the likes.

If you want to enjoy more energetic activities than simply lounging under the sun, you can also book scuba diving sessions as well as speed boating trips.

Map of Fraser Island

Explore more with our Fraser Island map and find your way around Australia’s world famous sand island. Zoom in on the map to discover more.

Facts + Weather

How big is Fraser Island? How was Fraser Island made? Where is Fraser Island? How did Fraser Island get it’s name? This special iconic place invokes so many questions – see our Fraser Island Facts page to get all the answers.

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About 'Fraser Island Australia'

Fraser Island Australia is a 'Web Magazine' website that is dedicated to all things related to Queensland's iconic great sandy island. We are passionate about Australia's great natural wonder, its vast beaches and lakes, its incredible vistas, its natural beauty and the unforgettable experiences that are waiting for all who visit. Our aim is to discuss Fraser Island, its history, its environment, its wildlife and its spectacular destinations. We hope that this website will inspire all who visit, just as much as Fraser Island has inspired us.

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