• Hervey Bay

Attractions

The Esplanade

Leave the car behind and walk, cycle or rollerblade along the beautiful Hervey Bay Esplanade. The 14km long shared pathway stretches from the Urangan Harbour at the eastern end of the city to Gatakers Bay in the west. You can tackle The Esplanade in one go, or you can break it up into smaller trips.

Find out more about the attractions along The Esplanade HERE.

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Urangan Pier

A must see attraction at Queensland's Fraser Coast is Hervey Bay's famous and historic Urangan Pier - it's one of the longest in Australia and stretches for almost one kilometre into the ocean.

A walk to the end will reward with spectacular views of Hervey Bay and the chance to see schools of fish, stingrays or pods of dolphin just metres out to sea.

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WetSide Waterpark

This free water park features hundreds of spouts and jets, fountains interactive play equipment, water slides, surfing, special play area for under-5’s called TotSide, tipping buckets, music and a giant water screen. The site also includes a coffee shop, viewing decks and boardwalks, educational displays, amenities blocks and the pay-per-use Board Rider wave machine.

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Reefworld Aquarium

A natural reef aquarium, using sand filtered sea water and natural sunlight, Reefworld Aquarium aims to preserve the marine creatures in the most natural way possible, home to a myriad of colourful tropical fish, coral displays, sharks, turtles and crabs. Dare to take a dip with the resident sharks or if you want to play it safe, enjoy getting up and close with the smaller creatures at the touch tank.

 

Tasman Venture

Explore the stunning Fraser Coast with Tasman Venture Hervey Bay, with a range of whale watching and Fraser Island tours.

See the humpback whales on their return journey south as they call into the sheltered waters of Hervey Bay to rest and play. A perfect opportunity to view the magnificent creatures in their world heritage listed natural environment. Or discover the remote picturesque reaches of World Heritage listed Fraser Island, from the sandy beach and dramatic rocky outcrops to the clear lakes and lush rainforests.

Hervey Bay Historical Village Museum

An enjoyable afternoon can be spent browsing through the 19 buildings in the grounds of the Hervey Bay Historical Village.

The Museum gives a fascinating glimpse into Hervey Bay's past. Thousands of household items and implements used in business, in the homes and on the farms in the 1800's are found him with clothes worn in that period, the wagons the pioneers drove and the books they read.

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Fraser Explorer Tours

Explore the unique landscapes of World Heritage listed Fraser Island with Fraser Explorer tours. They offer a range of one day and multi-day tours, so no matter how long you have you are sure to find the perfect option for you.

Dip your toes in the stunning island lakes, stroll along the sandy beaches and take in the views of the sweeping dunes and rocky outcrops, and explore beneath the lush canopies of the rainforests that appear to spring right up out of the beach. This beautiful, natural wonderland has to be experienced to be believed.

Lady Elliot Island

Located off the tip of the Fraser Coast, Lady Elliot Island is an oasis filled with natural beauty, abundant bird life and spectacular marine life including turtles, reef sharks and coral reefs.

Visitors can dive one of the 19 magnificent dive sites that surround the island, soak up the serene and relaxed atmosphere on the island and keep an eye out for the endangered Loggerhead Turtles that nest on the island in the summer months.

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Sunrise: 4:03PM Sunset: 4:10AM

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