Kingfisher Bay Resort - Fraser Island Accommodation

Fraser Island Self Drive

GETTING TO FRASER ISLAND

From Brisbane
The journey is approximately 4 - 4 1/2 hours drive north of Brisbane City. Join the Bruce Highway north of Brisbane.  Stay on the highway through Gympie then take the Maryborough exit off the Highway onto the Maryborough Hervey Bay Road.

From Maryborough, follow the Maryborough-Hervey Bay Road North toward Hervey Bay (16.8 kms). At the large round-about, take the Booral Road exit and travel for approximately 12 kms. Then, turn right into River Heads Road and travel a further 9.6kms to arrive at Kingfisher Bay's Mainland Reception located at River Heads Shopping Village (on your right hand side). River Heads Road is locally named Ariadne Street.

From Bundaberg
The journey is approximately 1.5 hours drive south. Follow the Bruce Highway south.Turn off at Torbanlea and follow signs to Hervey Bay (21kms). Turn left onto the Maryborough-Hervey Bay Road. Travel 0.7kms and turn right on to Booral Road. Travel for approximately 12 kms, then turn right into River Heads Road and travel 9.6kms to arrive at Kingfisher Bay's Mainland Reception located at River Heads Shopping Village (on your right hand side). River Heads Road is locally named Ariadne Street.

Kingfisher Bay Resort Mainland Reception
Shop 7/54 River Heads Shopping Village, River Heads Road, River Heads QLD 4655
(Note to GPS users - River Heads Road becomes Ariadne St just before the Shopping Village)

PASSENGER OR 4WD VEHICULAR FERRY TO KINGFISHER BAY RESORT

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You are advised to arrive at the Mainland Reception River Heads to check-in 40 minutes prior to the ferry departure time.  A courtesy shuttle from Mainland Reception to the jetty will leave 10 minutes prior to departure for our walk-on passengers.  Self-drivers will be given further instruction by the Reception team.

BARGE TRANSFERS AT INSKIP POINT, RAINBOW BEACH WITH YOUR 4WD VEHICLE

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Turn off the Bruce Highway at Gympie onto the Tin Can Bay Road; continue following all Rainbow Beach signs to the township (approximately 60 minutes traveling). From Rainbow Beach follow Inskip Point Road to its end – where you will see the white barges.  You can purchase a vehicle driving permit in advance from the Shell Service Station at Rainbow Beach (36 Rainbow Beach Road).

SECURE PARKING

Secure car park facilities are adjacent to to our River Heads Mainland Reception and are open from 08:00-18:30. Upon check-in at Mainland Reception, guests will be issued with a secure pin number to gain access to the parking facilities.  Bookings are highly recommended and can be made directly with our Reservations Team on + 61 7 4194 9300 or 1800 072 555 (within Australia)

Car Parking Rates (River Heads Mainland Reception)

1 night rate 2 night rate 3 night rate 4 night rate 5 night rate 6 night rate
$20 $30 $45 $60 $75 $80

$10 per additonal night thereafter the sixth night.

Additional Info

Our Eco Philosophy

We believe in: "Ecologically sustainable tourism that fosters environmental and cultural understanding, appreciation and conservation".
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About Fraser Island

Stretching over 123 kilometres along the southern coast of Queensland, Fraser Island is the largest sand island in the world.
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