All tours depart from Dingo’s Backpackers Resort, 18 Spectrum Street, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581
Must attend a safety meeting the day before at 5pm in Dingos Bar.
Customers must be present no later than 7am on morning of departure.
Fraser Island tours are the most comprehensive access to this stunning region. This Fraser Island 4WD adventure allows a self-driven adventure to experience the stunning lakes, creeks and rainforests that make up this wonderful island! At night, retreat to your own private campsite just meters from the beach for drinks and tales by the fire with your fellow adventurers!
YOU MUST CHECK IN FOR YOUR FRASER TRIP AT DINGO’S BACKPACKER RESORT RECEPTION BEFORE YOU ATTEND YOUR 5pm SAFETY BRIEFING. Open date tickets please give 14 days notice to book. Bookings made within 7 days of departure may be placed on standby. 1800 111 126 or 07 5401 5550 or from outside AU: +61 7 5401 5550 Sleeping bag hire available for $10. $20 cash required upon check in at Dingo’s Backpacker Resort for duration of stay per person. ALL TRAVELLERS SHOULD ATTEND 5PM SAFETY BRIEFING THE DAY BEFORE TOUR DEPARTS – IF MORNING SAFETY BRIEFING IS REQUIRED ALL INFORMATION (DIETS+DRIVING) NEED TO BE PROVIDED WHEN BOOKING – please advise if you want to be with friends in the same car before 12pm the day of briefing in person! Changes within 72 hours of your safety briefing are not permitted. Cancellations within 7 days result in complete forfeit of the tour. Address: Frasers on Rainbow, 18 Spectrum St, Rainbow Beach, Queensland. AGES 18-35 ONLY. Reception opening hours winter 7am-5pm – summer 7am-7pm – please call if you need check in after 7pm Premier Bus arrival to arrange late check in!!!
Day 1 : Depart Rainbow Beach, Lake McKenzie
We begin with a morning brief at Dingos Resort where we cover the following: Pack cars, check equipment, Dingo’s safety, and driver briefing. at 9.30am we depart for Fraser Island. We drive approx 10 minutes to the barge (ferry) and board for our 10 minute barge crossing. Once we have arrived on the world’s biggest sand island, we then drive for 1 hour to the Eurong resort along 75 Mile beach…Fraser Island’s own highway with speed limits! There you can grab a coffee and chocolate croissant (own cost) for morning tea. From here is when the big adventure begins as we drive to the famous Lake McKenzie…arguably the most popular and picturesque highlight of Fraser! Here we stop for some lunch, and for some quality time to have a play in the amazing clear waters with your new found friends! Around 3pm we drive up the beach to our campsite, for an early dinner and some well deserved drinks and fun!
Meals :Lunch, Dinner
Day 2 : Eli Creek, Maheno shipwreck, Indian head
Arise in the morning for a quick breakfast before we begin our busiest day on Fraser Island and head off to see Eli creek, a beautifully clear creek perfect for a relaxing swim. Travelling north we then stop at Maheno shipwreck for some photos and short history lesson about this famous Fraser Island icon. Shortly after we travel up to Indian head, Fraser Island’s highest point. From here you may be lucky enough to see whales and sharks in the ocean, before we travel to Champagne pools for a dip! We have lunch at either Maheno shipwreck or Champagne pools on Day 2 depending on time constraints, safety, and beauty! In the afternoon we travel back to camp for dinner and drinks
Meals :Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3 : Lake Wabby, Return to Rainbow Beach
Start with breakfast, before our cleaning and take down of our camp site. We then drive to the beginning of the Lake Wabby walk, where we walk through the sand dunes to this tropical paradise! Lunch follows our trip to Lake Wabby, before we begin our drive down the beach heading back to the barge. Once back on the mainland we head back to the 4WD shed where you unpack and quickly clean the cars. We return to Dingos Resort between 3pm and 4pm.
Meals :Breakfast, Lunch
Driver Requirements: MUST be 21yrs or over with a FULL manual license, that has been held this license for 1 year minimum. You must have the license with you. PLEASE RECONFIRM YOUR BOOKING 48HRS BEFORE ARRIVAL IN RAINBOW BEACH FREE CALL 1800 111 126 – HAVE YOUR VOUCHER NUMBER WITH YOU TO RECONFIRM AND ADVISE ANY DIETARY REQUIREMENTS/ARRIVAL TIMES/DRIVING YES/NO Check In: Please check in at Dingos Reception before attending your Fraser Island Safety Briefing. Please have a cash $20 refundable deposit ready.(keys & cup/plate set) Optional: Sleeping Bag Hire $10 Compulsory Extras: $15 cash insurance to be paid by everybody. Contact: Ph:1800 111 126 or 07 5401 15500 or from outside AU: +61 7 5401 15500. 20 Spectrum St, Rainbow Beach, Queensland. Other Info: Open date tickets please give 14 days notice to book. (Bookings made within 7 days of departure may be placed on standby) 5PM SAFETY BRIEFING the day before tour departs is compulsory. If a morning safety briefing is required, please contact Dingos Reception to confirm dietary req, driving on Fraser and if you have friends you wish to tour with. Cancellations within 7 days are not permitted $30 transfer fee for date changes outside 72hours – no transfer within 72hours Reception opening hours Winter 7am-5pm – Summer 6.45am-7pm
Optional Extras: $10 cash for sleeping bag hire, Alcohol at own expense.
Compulsory Extras: $15 cash insurance to be paid by everybody.