FRASER ISLAND: Chinese New Year might be four months away, but a group of entrepreneurial Queensland Tourism Operators are determined to get the jump on potential Chinese group tourism business for 2015 by joining forces with one of China’s biggest travel retail agents on a sales mission with a difference.
Why oh why did it take so long to visit? All the hype justified @kingfisherbay @FraserIsland @frasertours @Qweekend
FISHING WITH LINDSAY THE FRASER ISLAND WORMER: A moderate SE has tailor chewing at the moment. Resort guests caught some nice greenbacks this week - with some fish up to
February has offered up a moveable feast for Fraser Island’s animals along with some spectacular weather and fantastic wildlife spotting in and around the resort grounds. The island’s native Midyim
Trip Advisor has just named our very own 75-Mile Beach in the Top 25 beaches in Oz in their Traveller's Choice awards. #fraserisland
FRASER ISLAND: Who would've guessed that a short 50-minute ferry ride from a tiny beachside suburb in Hervey Bay could transport you into an official stress-free holiday zone, complete with sweeping golden beaches, aquatic adventures and an unspoiled island wilderness just offshore. Kingfisher Bay Resort, on the western side of World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, has released two special deals for Easter and beyond. Read More
FRASER ISLAND: Short jumps, sand traps and soft hill climbs are all just part of a hard day's work when it comes to Australian Offroad Academy's new eco-accredited, practical sand driving course at Kingfisher Bay Resort.
Butchulla granted native title rights on #fraserisland frasercoastchronicle.com.au/news/federal-c… Photo Jocelyn Watts
The golden hour by our mirror lakes... This private pocket is just a stone's throw from our Boomanjin hotel wing #fraserisland #kingfisherbay. Pic BY @glmathew
RT @MarieBarbieri: On a Cool Dingo Tour, revellers toast Fraser Island at Champagne Pool. @kingfisherbay
Channel Nine Blockheads Michael and Carlene have a special #fraserisland connection:
You never know quite what you'll spot on a #fraserisland day tour. Here, bait fish swarm in the shape of the Schwarzkopf shampoo logo off Indian Head. #thisisqueensland
The vote's are in... if you're planning a family holiday, you'll want to see this ow.ly/Ct29E #fraserisland
FRASER COAST: Fraser Island is arguably the world’s biggest natural theme park and its pristine wilderness understandably draws a lot of year-round attention from the
Springtime is beautiful on Fraser Island as our wildflowers, including the rarely seen and aptly named Fraser Island Creeper (Tecomanthe hilli) – with its clusters of pink tubular flowers bloom on island.
A once-in-a-lifetime experience. Soccer legend, Harry Kewell, swaps the footie for a rashie and plunges in to the Great Sandy Strait to swim with our holidaying humpbacks! Photo: Andrew Tallon Humpback Whale Watching in the calm waters on the lee side of Fraser Island #whalesherveybay #fraserisland #queensland #australia #humpbackwhales #whalewatching http://www.whalewatch.com.au/ www.queensland.com/whales
As Brisbane grinds to a halt this November, consider swapping World leaders for World Heritage with a long weekend on #fraser!
Spida Everitt and the team from Great Australian Doorstep explore our World Heritage-listed backyard. #fraserisland:
Our backyard has just been voted in the top 25 Beaches In Oz by Trip Advisor. #fraserisland
Our backyard has just been voted in the top 25 Beaches In Oz by Trip Advisor. #fraserisland ow.ly/i/78dng
SEPT: It is shaping up to be a beautiful month here on Fraser Island and we are seeing some wonderful flowers and animals flourishing in the early stages of spring. September is alsoBiodiversity Month in Australia and, for us, it is all about protecting the environment and conserving the species within our Great Sandy Biosphere
Another dreamy thing to cross off my 'bucket list'! A beautiful dingo on the beach of Fraser Island!! I couldn't believe my eyes! He just walked straight towards us after a play in the ocean!! He was so cool!!! Then he just sat down only a metre or so from us!!! aaarrrghhhh I'm so happy right now!!! Actually we're in Happy Valley right now and about to head out to find a spot for sunset!! Eeeekkkk!! And only one more sleep till the BIG @queensland instameet!! So exciting!! #thisisqueensland @visitfrasercoast #visitfrasercoast
I watched her run between the jetty posts, dance in the shadows, write her name in the sand, make a little person that she called 'Paddle-sea' out of a gumnut & sticks, splash in the shallows and explore with her Dadda! #toysareoverrated #mckenziejetty #fraserisland #thisisqueensland #queensland #subjectlight
A look back over an awesome year on #fraserisland. We HEART our island backyard. #kingfisherbay #thisisqueensland #seeaustralia
If you love fishing, catch AFC on YouTube or Ch9 this Sunday at 11.30 (check your local guides) ow.ly/CLQdP #fraserisland
Rebecca Wilson of Gympie has secured a dream job on Fraser Island after completing a Bachelor of Environmental Science at the University of the Sunshi...
Now I know what you're all thinking!! Yes it's another whale shot! But omg! Not just any whale! This little cutie was only two or three days old, and was already breaching like a champion today!! So teency tiny at mere 4 metes long! Haha!! It was rough as heck out there and I was a little giddy, but it was totally worth it to see a brand new baby humpback! I cried!! And to see this.... Well! Only in Hervey Bay!! @queensland #thisisqueensland
Visit us during IMM at Booth 52 or at ATE at Booth 275, Hall C (in the Queensland section) for the latest developments from Fraser Island. Kingfisher Bay Resort (KBR - incorporating the 152-room Mercure Kingfisher Bay Resort hotel), Eurong Beach Resort (EBR), Fraser Explorer Tour (FET) and Cool Dingo Tour (CDT) programs are designed to provide enjoyable nature-based tourism experiences on Queensland's Fraser Island.
Sagely advice from the lovely Alexx Stuart after a recent trip to #fraserisland #kingfisherbay ow.ly/i/74SoA ow.ly/Cb2Ra