This eco-adventure base in Queensland’s pristine K’gari is perfect for that adventurous family getaway.
April 13, 2022
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One of Australia’s premier family resorts and eco-adventure bases, Kingfisher Bay Resort is located in magical K’gari (Fraser Island), Queensland and offers some fantastic outdoor experiences for active visitors wanting to learn more about the world’s largest sand island.
A must during your stay at Kingfisher Bay Resort is the ranger-led canoe paddle that takes participants from the jetty to the pristine Dundonga Creek. Along the way, learn about the eight mangrove species that make up the beautiful mangrove colony, while also having the opportunity to spot wildlife ranging from seabirds and raptors to fish, rays, dolphins and even the elusive dugong. Paddling takes an hour, making it ideal for those with little explorers.
For a larger view and understanding of the island, consider the Sea Explorer West Coast Cruise aboard the custom-built cruise osprey is child’s play. On board this ship you will be accompanied by a ranger who will guide you through the UNESCO-designated Great Sandy Biosphere together with the skipper. Wildlife viewing is also a priority here, with opportunities to spot birds, turtles, dolphins and more. You will have the opportunity to explore some of the island’s famous beaches and also take a dip in some of the pristine waterways. At three hours, this marine adventure is perfect for visitors who want to get out and enjoy everything this amazing island has to offer.
See Kingfisher Bay Resort Information on all the activities of the resort and its accommodation.