Kingfisher Bay Resort - Fraser Island Accommodation

Department of Environment, Energy and Water Mentoring Program

Friday, 13 July 2012 18:31

The Resort partnered with The University of Queensland's Centre of Marine Studies to host a group of senior environmental managers and government officials from the Maldives - including the Deputy Director of Environment Energy and Water - as part of an Ecotourism mentoring program linking Australian Tourism Industry representatives with their overseas counterparts.

Sunshine Coast University Collaboration

Thursday, 12 July 2012 22:24

Several years ago, we formed a collaborative partnership with the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) to establish a Fraser Island Research and Education Centre. 

Climate Change and Other Social Issues

Saturday, 14 July 2012 04:17

CLIMATE CHANGE: We are actively looking at ways that we can educate guests/locals through interpretive activities – including Climate Change Walks and the introduction of an Australian Marine Conservation Society-approved Great Sandy Strait and Healthy Waterways interpretive walk.

Proudly Supporting Our Local Heroes

Thursday, 12 July 2012 11:29

We have a Rural Fire Brigade base at the resort, which assists in cross-island firefighting and controlled burning exercises. We also maintain the truck and equipment and a number of our staff members are volunteer members of the brigade. 

Supporting Our Local Economy

Thursday, 12 July 2012 21:09

The Kingfisher Bay Resort Group is one of the largest employers in the Hervey Bay area and we believe it is essential to support and be part of the local community. We contribute to the local economy by spending most of our annual purchasing spend on local (within a 200km radius) labour, goods and services.

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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. more