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Hiking in Fraser Island Great Walk

You can access Fraser Island from either Rainbow Beach township or Hervey Bay travelling by vehicle barge, passenger ferry, aircraft, commercial tour or private boat

Fraser Island Great Walk takes 6-8 days to complete,

Short Walks

  • Dilli Village to Wongi Sandblow—8.3 km return (3–4 hrs).
  • Dilli Village to Markwell’s Break—21.6 km return (7–9 hrs).
  • Lake Boomanjin to Wongi Sandblow—4.2 km return (1.5–2 hrs).
  • Lake Boomanjin to Dilli Village—12.6 km return (4–6 hrs).
  • Lake Boomanjin to Markwell’s Break—21.6 km return (7–9 hrs). (There is vehicle access to Lake Boomanjin.)
  • Central Station to Wanggoolba Creek—0.9 km return 0.5–1 hr). (Wheelchair accessible)
  • Central Station to Basin Lake—5.6 km return (2–2.5 hrs).
  • Central Station to Lake Birrabeen—12.8 km return (4.5–6.5 hrs).
  • Central Station to Eurong—21.2 km return (7–9 hrs).
  • Kingfisher Bay Resort to Lake McKenzie—23.5 km return (8–10 hrs).
  • Kingfisher Bay Resort to McKenzies Jetty and Fraser Island Commando School—6.6 km return (2–3 hrs).
  • Lake Wabby carpark to Lake Wabby—3.1 km return (1–1.5 hrs).
  • Lake Wabby carpark to Eastern Beach—7.3km return (2.5–3.5 hrs);16.8 km return (5.5–6.5 hrs).
  • Valley of the Giants to the giant tallowwood—2.6 km return (1–1.5 hrs).
  • Valley of the Giants to the giant satinay—7.3 km return (2.5–3.5 hrs).
  • Lake Garawongera–Bogimbah historical walk—15.6 km return (5–7 hrs).

Transport

Manta Ray barge (Inskip Point to Hook Point)
Rainbow Venture barge (Inskip Point to Hook Point)

 

Further information

DERM Customer Service Centre
Floor 3
400 George Street, Brisbane
PO Box 15155, CITY EAST, QLD 4002
Phone: 1300 130 372
Email enquiry to:csc@derm.qld.gov.au