Australia Day Fraser Way

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Australia Day brings all the best bits of summer together - mates, music, the beach and lots of fun in the sun, so there's no better place to celebrate in Aussie style, than on Fraser Island.

Each year, everyone on Fraser Island gears up for a day of all-Australian activities, starting off with morning tea! Keep a lookout for Captain Australia, who'll be handing out tasty lamingtons, perfect to enjoy with a cuppa! 

Later on in the arvo, Captain Australia will lead our annual Thong Throwing Challenge! Meet down on the beach for a whole lotta fun, to see who we crown the ‘Thong Throwing Champion’ (BYO thongs to throw). 

...and we can't forget our all-round favourite Aussie pastime...beach cricket! Ask our team at the Sunset Bar to borrow some wickets and set up a game, or come down and hire some stand-up paddleboards and test your skills out on the water!

Or you can catch all the action on the big screen, with the Big Bash cricket and Australian Open aired in the Maheno Bar and The Sand Bar throughout the day. 

After a day of Aussie adventures, you'll be keen to tuck into a tasty meal! The Sand Bar will be serving up a special treat, with a Kangaroo, Shiraz and chargrilled Mushroom Pie with a XXXX for $28!! 

Here's to a day of sand, sea and Aussie sporting fun in the sun!

We've ensured Our Australia Day o

0750-1630 Beauty Spots Guided 4WD Tour

0900-1000 Ranger-guided Canoe Paddle

0930-1030 Captain Australia’s Morning Tea

1045-1130 Ranger-guided Eco Walk

1400-1500 Captain Australia’s Thong Throwing Challenge

1500-2100 Cocktail Happy Hour (See the What's on Guide for details)

1600-1700 Ranger-guided Segway Tour

1800-2030 Junior Eco Rangers - Night Walk Adventure

Sunset 1841 Sundowner at the Sunset Bar

1930-2030 Ranger-guided Night Walk 

There's lots to do everyday over the long weekend! Check out the What's on Guide for all of the action-packed activities!

If you're looking for the best place to spend a true blue Australia Day, round up your mates, get the fam ready and check out our hot deals to make the most of your Australia Day long weekend.

For a traditional Aussie snack, Captain Australia will be making his way around Kingfisher Bay Resort handing out some lamingtons!


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Kingfisher Bay Resort, in perfect harmony with its natural surroundings, offers a rare experience. Hidden among tree-covered dunes on the edge of the calm waters of the Great Sandy Strait, it is a relaxing holiday haven.

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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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