9 days in Fraser Island & Brisbane Itinerary

9 days in Fraser Island & Brisbane Itinerary

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9 days in Fraser Island & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  7​h 45​min
1
Fraser Island
— 1 night
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  7​h 45​min
2
Brisbane
— 7 nights
End: Brisbane

1
night
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Wanggoolba Creek and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McKenzie.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Fraser Island online visit planner .

Brisbane to Fraser Island is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and ferry. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. In October in Fraser Island, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow time for travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Fraser Island

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 21:
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Eli Creek ©
Eli Creek
Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Wanggoolba Creek ©
Wanggoolba Creek

7
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Explore hidden gems such as Maroochydore Beach and Burleigh Head National Park. Get outdoors at Kirra Beach and Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve. Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: Natural Bridge (in Springbrook), Maleny Dairies (in Maleny) and Spas & Wellness (in Maroochydore). There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the views from Story Bridge, identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and explore the world behind art at Queensland Art Gallery.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Brisbane trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Fraser Island to Brisbane takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, ferry, and train. In October in Brisbane, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 19°C at night. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Maleny, Maroochydore, Burleigh Head National Park, Natural Bridge, Moffat Beach
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Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve ©
Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach

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