K'gari (Fraser Island), Great Sandy National Park Fraser Coast

Fraser Island (K'gari) is the traditional land of the Butchulla Aboriginal people and a world heritage area. Photo credit: Maxime Coquard © Tourism and Events Queensland

Critical information for your safety

Critical information for your safety is included in the conditions report—always check it before you visit. Photo credit: Maxime Coquard © Tourism and Events Queensland

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Attractions

  • Discover the historic hub of K'gari (Fraser Island), set in lush rainforest alongside the upper waters of Wanggoolba Creek.

    • Toilets
    • No barbecue
    • Picnic tables
    • Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
    • No lookout
  • Enjoy the cool lakeside sanctuary of one of the only places in the world where tall rainforest grows on sand.

    • Toilets
    • No barbecue
    • Picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
  • Escape the crowds and discover this shady picnic area nestled beside a stunning perched lake high in the sand dunes.

    • Toilets
    • No barbecue
    • Picnic tables
    • Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
    • Lookout
  • Take a break, stretch your legs and have a picnic beside what is reputedly the largest perched lake in the world.

    • Toilets
    • No barbecue
    • Picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
  • Picnic and relax in this tranquil day-use area, a short walk from Lake Garawongera nestled high in the sand dunes.

    • Toilets
    • No barbecue
    • Picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
  • Don’t go past the chance to see Fraser’s own ‘Eden’, endeared for its size, crystal-blue water and pure fringing sand.

    • Toilets
    • No barbecue
    • No picnic tables
    • Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
    • Lookout
  • When the sun gets too hot for you on the beach, this day-use area provides the ultimate shady and cool retreat.

    • Toilets
    • No barbecue
    • Picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
  • Take a break from fishing and exploring in the Great Sandy Strait at this popular getaway spot, far from the crowds.

    • Toilets
    • No barbecue
    • Picnic tables
    • Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
    • Lookout
  • Set in coastal woodlands off the beach in Marloo Bay, this is a great picnic spot along the Eastern beach scenic drive.

    • No toilets
    • No barbecue
    • Picnic tables
    • Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
    • No lookout