Your Eurong Beach Resort off-roading adventure begins with a stunning journey across the Great Sandy Strait with Fraser Island Barges. Fraser Island Barges have several services daily from River Heads, south of Hervey Bay and Rainbow Beach. Print directions and choose the best route for your trip with Fraser Island Google Map.
EX RIVER HEADS 20 MINS SOUTH OF HERVEY BAY:
30 mins to Wanggoolba Creek 0830, 1015^, 1600.
45 mins to to Kingfisher Bay 0645, 0900, 1230, 1530, 1830, 2130**.
** Service operating only on Friday and Saturday.
EX RAINBOW BEACH / INSKIP POINT:
The 10 minute crossing operates on demand and during daylight hours.
To find out more information and book a barge please click here. Please note: Eurong Beach Resort is only accessible by 4WD and there are options to hire from Kingfisher Bay Resort and from the mainland - though bookings are required in advance. Fraser Explorer Tours operates accommodated tours (staying at Eurong) out of Rainbow Beach and Hervey Bay.
^Feb 2015: The 1500 service ex Wanggoolba Creek to River Heads will no longer run daily, however services will resume during peak periods. Guests with existing bookings will be contacted and their bookings moved to other services.