3 Day 4WD Hire

Best Value 4wd Hire, Ex Hervey Bay the Gateway to Fraser Island - priced for maximum 5 people. See the absolute best of Fraser Island with the freedom of a private automatic 4wd, in immaculate condition with a group of friends or family.

From $900.00

Contactez nous pour la création d'un voyage personnalisé ou si vous avez des questions sur nos produits.


Booking Info

Open dated tickets are subject to availability, please give 7 days notice to book. All bookings must be reconfirmed 24 hours in advance.

Departs from Hervey Bay only, no Sunday morning safety sessions.

A confirmation email will be sent to the customer’s email address provided: some IMPORTANT info is included, please read and answer!

Ph: 07 4125 6386 during office hours or 0400779880 after hours 6 Southern Cross Circuit 4655 Urangan, Hervey Bay QLD Australia


Want to see Fraser Island with your family or friends? Fraser Dingo 4wd Hire’s Group Getaway saves you money and gives you the freedom to do so in your own 4wd. Our aim is that you see Fraser Island’s best for less!

All our 4wd’s are individually coloured and named so you get to have your own personal photo opportunity for Instagram, Facebook, Trip Advisor, travel blogs etc. Our vehicles are well maintained automatic Prados, no prior 4WD experience needed!

This self-guided Group Getaway is per vehicle and for up to 5 people! We’ll give you all the information you need at the pre-departure briefing the morning of departure. Maps, safety information, driving skills and key places of interest will all be highlighted so you can travel confidently at your own pace.

Hire includes:

  • 3 day 2 night vehicle hire, max 5 people
  • Return barge transfers and vehicle access permits. We organise permits and book the barge transfer for you. $260 local levy payable on the day direct to the operator to cover this.
  • Personalised itinerary taking in to account the latest tide and weather information.

Things to note:

  • Vehicle access permit and barge transfer levy of $250 is paid on arrival as a local charge ($260 for travel from 1st April 2019)
  • Safety briefing held at 8:15am morning of departure
  • 10:15am departure on the barge
  • Vehicle will be provided with full tank of fuel and will need to be returned with the same
  • Vehicle needs to be returned in same clean condition. Self car wash costs approx. $10, or you can book our extra $30 Dingo Clean: we take care of cleaning the vehicle for you (you still have to refuel though)!
  • $1000 credit card security bond required, released within 48hrs after vehicle is returned in hired condition
  • Liability waiver reduces excess from $6000 to $3000 for hirers over 25 years
  • Driver/s must be 23 years of age or older (If 21 years and would like to drive, consider our Tagalong Tour option!)
  • Itineraries are tide dependent
  • Hire does not include consumables (food/fuel etc)
  • 280km limit – can travel as far as Indian Head on the Eastern Beach, tide and conditions dependent

Please keep an eye on your email and your phone with you as Fraser Dingo 4wd hire will need to stay in contact you prior to hire commencing. Should the operator need to cancel/postpone the hire for any reason they reserve the right to do so.


Day 1 : 3 Day 4WD Hire
Your personalised itinerary will coincide with the low tides on 75 Miles Beach (Fraser’s Eastern Beach) where you can safely drive along to see the Maheno Shipwreck and the Coloured sands (Pinnacles), stopping at the famous Eli Creek. You can go as far as Indian Head and Champagne Pools in 3 days! Inland, be mesmerised by Lake McKenzie and Lake Wabby, be amazed by the ancient ferns and rainforest at Central Station with still plenty of time to get the 3 or 5 pm barge!
Meals :None


Safety briefings are compulsory and must be attended before your departure. Hirers must make their way to our office in Urangan, Hervey Bay for the safety briefing.

The barge departs from River Heads to either Wangoolba Creek or Kingfisher Bay barge landings on Fraser Island (we are not in Rainbow Beach).

Safety Briefing / Barge times are subject to barge availability / tides etc. Options can include but are not limited to: 8:15AM SB for a 10:15AM barge, 10:30AM SB for a 12:30PM barge.


Pre-auth vehicle BOND of $1000 released within 48hrs of returning the vehicle in hired condition, with liability waiver reducing excess from $6000 to $3000 for hirers over 25

Vehicle access permit and barge transfer levy of $250 is paid on arrival as a local charge – payable to supplier ($260 for travel from 1st April 2019)

Camping permits (when customers BYO camping equipment) $7.00 per person per night – payable to supplier

Camping packages available (include the camping permits + all equipment needed to camp) $60 per person – payable to supplier

BYO sleeping bag OR available for hire $10 – payable to supplier

4wd’s are provided with a full tank of fuel, must be returmed with a full tank of fuel

Vehicles must be taken to the car wash for an underbody wash and  be returned in clean condition, approx $10 or we offer a dingo clean for addtional $30 (we take care of cleaning the vehicle for you, you still have to refuel though!)

Secure car storage available, limited places starting at $30 for a standard vehicle for the length of your stay