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The World's Largest Sand Island

AUSTRALIA | Tue, 29 Sep 2015 | By stephmonahan | Views [430]

So I'm currently on my mid-semester Spring break and I just got back from my first of two research based field trips. I spent the past 5 days with my Terrestrial Environment class on the world's largest sand island: Fraser Island. It boasts 122km in ... Read more >

Tags: 4wd, australia, eucalypt forest, fraser island, rainforest, sand dunes

Photos: SS Maheno on Fraser Island, Australia

AUSTRALIA | Wed, 1 Jan 2014 | By annacalvert | Photo Gallery

Shipwreck on 70 Mile Beach, Fraser Island
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Tags: 70 mile beach, australia, beach, fraser island, shipwreck, ss maheno

Fraser Island's shipwreck - SS Maheno

AUSTRALIA | Wed, 1 Jan 2014 | By annacalvert | Views [1358]

The SS Maheno is a beautiful old wreck on the coast of Fraser Island, Australia.  The sandy Fraser island lies off the coast of Queensland and is a short ferry ride from Rainbow beach or Noosa.    The SS Maheno was built in Scotland ... Read more >

Tags: australia, beach, coastal, fraser island, maheno, quuensland, ship, shipwreck, ss maheno, wreck

Chasing Rainbows & Magnetic Attraction

AUSTRALIA | Sun, 7 Jul 2013 | By butterfly-freed | Views [1227]

I imagine Magnetic Island to be fairly small and so am quite surprised to find that there are around 3,000 inhabitants, numerous bays to explore with a vast range of accommodation on offer. Booking.com once again steps in and we have found a guest house ... Read more >

Tags: australia, fraser island, glamping, koalas, magnetic island, rainbow beach, sharks, townsville, wallabies

Fraser Coast

AUSTRALIA | Fri, 29 Apr 2011 | By p-j | Views [469]

Well where to start, Fraser was amazing.   We had an unbelievable time.   Driving a huge 4x4 across open beaches and in through the rough forest terrain was so much fun, despite a few touch and go moments when I seriously thought that we were going ... Read more >

Tags: 4x4 driving, beaches, camping, dingoes, early mornings, fraser island, goon, lakes, nights sky, ship wrecks

5 Islands to Explore Off the Coast of Australia

AUSTRALIA | Thu, 7 Apr 2011 | By travel-tips | Views [18641] | Comments [1]

Australia itself is the largest island in the world. There’s so much to do in this mammoth country, that you might not realise Australia also has 8222 islands off its shores. Yes you read that correctly: eight-thousand-two-hundred-and-twenty-two.... Read more >

Tags: australia, beaches, fraser island, islands, kangaroo island, magnetic island, phillip island, rottnest island, travel, wildlife

Perros y tortugas -- Parte 1

AUSTRALIA | Tue, 15 Jun 2010 | By lukas | Views [1278]

Parte 1: Perros La isla de Fraser puede enganar a cualquier desprevenido que llega y ve camionetas 4x4, buses, y algunas avionetas circulando por las interminables playas de arena blanca. No les recomiendo confiarse por la apariencia de ... Read more >

Tags: dingos, fraser island, hervey bay, indian head, lago mckenzie, self drive


AUSTRALIA | Mon, 31 Aug 2009 | By adam_hamish | Views [1217] | Video

On their roadtrip through Queensland, Australia with Van-Tastic Adventures, Adam and Hamish go 4-wheeling on Fraser Island. Check out the video!  Watch more footage of Adam and Hamish on the Van-Tastic Adventures YouTube Channel

Tags: 4wd, australia, backpacking, campervan, crazy, fraser island, queensland, road trip, van-tastic adventures, vantastic


AUSTRALIA | Sun, 30 Aug 2009 | By adam_hamish | Views [3062] | Comments [1]

It's not just the places that you travel to, it's the people you meet along the way that really shape your experience. There are many ways to meet people.  You can go to a bar and shout into someone's ear.  You can ask someone to rub ... Read more >

Tags: adam rikys, adventures, campervan, fraser island, hamish cross, hervey bay, palace adventures, road trip, van-tastic adventures, vantastic

Up to Cairns and beyond....

AUSTRALIA | Fri, 15 May 2009 | By smorg | Views [560]

A lot has happened since my last update because the last update was a long time ago! From surfers paradise I made my way 8 hours to a place called Hervey bay which is a small town with not much to do. There is one main street with a parade of shops along ... Read more >

Tags: airlie beach, cairns, fraser island, thailand, whitsundays

Fraser Island Safari

AUSTRALIA | Sun, 1 Feb 2009 | By theblackgirls | Views [2782] | Comments [6]

We had a blast on Fraser Island - not only did we have a great group of people, but the weather was in our favor and the Island was amazing.  The first day, Thursday, we had an early start at 6:30 AM for our Fraser Island safety meeting and to meet our ... Read more >

Tags: airlie beach, cyclone, dingo, fraser island

Packedin Fraser Island

AUSTRALIA | Sat, 18 Oct 2008 | By iainob1 | Views [1006]

Fraser Island Part 1 Early in the morning eleven of us backpackers worked together, instructions in hand, to pack a large 4x4 vehicle roof rack and all with all we would need for two nights and three days over on Fraser Island. Even with a picture ... Read more >

Tags: backpacking, fraser island, iainob1, packedin

Exciting Fraser Island

AUSTRALIA | Tue, 23 Sep 2008 | By allwelcome | Views [1606]

If some days before we were in the epitomy of relax roasting in the sun while laying in the deck of the Habibi around the Whitsundays, the experience of Fraser Island is the absolute opposite.   The thing goes as such, if you ... Read more >

Tags: allwelcome, australia, fraser island

Fraser Island: dunes, dingoes, and da beach

AUSTRALIA | Thu, 24 Jul 2008 | By laurfish | Views [994]

If you’re looking for an all-in-one nature paradise get-away, Fraser Island is it. The biggest sand island in the world (with more sand than the Sahara desert!), Fraser has over fifty miles of straight, postcard-perfect beaches; extensive sand ... Read more >

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