K'gari (formerly Fraser Island) Great Walk Butchulla Country Fraser Coast

Walk almost the full length of the island on this 90km Great Walk. Photo credit: © Ben Blanche

About the K'gari (formerly Fraser Island) Great Walk

    Image of Wanggoolba Creek where you can walk along and see its clear waters flowing silently over sand.

    Walk along Wanggoolba Creek and see its clear waters flowing silently over sand.

    Photo credit: Queensland Government

    Walk highlights

    • Amazing scenery including towering rainforest, crystal-clear lakes, coloured sands and vast sand dunes.
    • Visit iconic sites such as Boorangoora (Lake McKenzie), Wanggoolba Creek, Lake Wabby and Central Station.
    • Ever-changing landscapes including coastal heathland, mangrove forest, woodland and subtropical rainforest.
    • Walks—something to suit everyone. Take a short stroll with the family or choose a half-day or full-day walking challenge.
    • Enjoy camping under the stars, away from the crowds—it takes 6–8 days to complete the total 90km from Dilli Village to Happy Valley.

    Tourism information links

    Tourism Hervey Bay
    Tourism Hervey Bay
    Hervey Bay Visitor Information Centre

    227 Maryborough–Hervey Bay Road QLD 4655
    ph +61 1800 811 728
    email tourismhb@fcte.com.au

    More information about K'gari is available on www.visitfrasercoast.com

    For tourism information for all regions in Queensland see Queensland Holidays.

    Further information

    Great Walks topographic maps sales outlets

    Great Sandy Information Centre
    240 Moorindil Street
    Tewantin QLD 4565
    ph (07) 5449 8320 (for over-the-phone purchases of all QPWS great walks topographic maps)
    Open: 8am–3pm daily except Christmas day.

    QPWS Information Centre
    Rainbow Beach Road, Rainbow Beach
    PO Box 44
    Rainbow Beach QLD 4581
    Open: 8am–12pm and 1pm–3pm Monday–Friday except public holidays.