Outdoor Activities in Fraser Island

Outdoor activities in Fraser Island are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Fraser Island comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Fraser Island and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Fraser Island has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Fraser Island.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Fraser Island:

  1. #1 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 566 itineraries
    Lake Mckenzie

    Tags: Water Body, Camp, View Point, Tourist Center

    Address: Lake Mckenzie Fraser Island QLD 4581 Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This isn’t your run of the mill lake. It’s a perched lake – its waters accumulate on top of a thin later of impermeable organic material. As such, the lake is entirely rainwater &nda...Read more

  2. #2 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 145 itineraries
    Seventy-five Mile Beach

    Tags: Beach, Water Body, View Point, Walking Area

    Address: 75 Mile Beach Fraser Island, Queensland 4581

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Well, everything you need to know is in the uncomplicated name. It’s a beach. It’s 75 kilometres long. It’s beautiful, especially on balmy days when you can walk and walk and walk an...Read more

  3. #3 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 146 itineraries
    Maheno Wreck

    Tags: View Point, Tourist Center

    Address: Maheno Wreck, 75 Mile Long Beach, Fraser Island

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    It’s a startling landmark on an otherwise usually pristine beach – the ruins of a once magnificent ship rusting away on the sand. It’s been here for over eighty years. The Maheno was...Read more

  4. #4 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 358 itineraries
    Central Station And Wanggoolba Creek

    Tags: Forest, Camp, Walking Area, Tourist Center

    Address: Central Station, Fraser Island, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Established when the forests of Fraser still saw some logging, this station has now been converted into the best nature appreciation spot on the island. It’s now a world heritage site though, an...Read more

  5. #5 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 131 itineraries
    Lake Wabby And Hammerstone Sandblow

    Tags: Water Body, Tourist Center, Leisure, Lake

    Address: Lake Wabby, Fraser Island, Fraser Coast Area Queensland Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Take your fill of this pretty little green lake that will charm you with its serenity! It’s a barrage lake, which means that it formed when adjacent sandmass, ( a giant sand dune called Ham...Read more

  6. #6 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 120 itineraries
    Eli Creek

    Tags: View Point, Tourist Center, Picnic Spot, Nature

    Address: Eli Creek, Fraser Island.

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    On Fraser Island’s eastern side, this creek, the largest around, is a very popular place for swimming and picnicking. For many, a favourite activity is to walk some distance inland on the boardw...Read more

  7. #7 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 187 itineraries
    Lake Birrabeen

    Tags: Water Body, View Point, Tourist Center, Leisure

    Address: Lake Birrabeen, Fraser Island

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Like Lake Mckenzie, this is a perched lake – crystalline aquamarine waters fed by rains that float above a layer of impermeable, decaying organic matter. Unlike Lake Mckenzie, there are far fewe...Read more

  8. #8 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 87 itineraries
    Champagne Pools

    Tags: Water Body, View Point, Tourist Center, Leisure

    Address: Champagne Pools, 75 Mile Beach, Fraser Island

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    You’ll find this place a little way north of the Indian Head. It’s also the only place around where saltwater swimming is allowed (the sea is too rough and to full of dangerous creatures)....Read more

  9. #9 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 67 itineraries
    Sandy Cape Lighthouse

    Tags: Light House, Garden, View Point, Tourist Center

    Address: Sandy Cape Lighthouse, Sandy Cape, Fraser Island

    There is an area in the water here on the north of Fraser Island, just off the shore, Breaksea Split, which was notorious for the sheer number of ships it sank. Even Captain Cook sank here. To help sh...Read more

  10. #10 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 5 itineraries
    Waddy Point Image
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    Tags: Park, Camp

    Google Reviews
    Lena Sidorov

    It is nice place but no more than that, you can't park near to your camp, the camp spots were quite dirty. There is a grass spots and a sand spots, we camped on the grass to be safer, dingoes are goin...

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  11. #11 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 11 itineraries
    Australian Sunset Safaris Day Tours Image
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    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
    Google Reviews
    Susan Wells

    This is not a great tour. There is way too much just sitting on this tour with the vehicle seats going into recline whether you want them to or not. It’s just repetitive driving on the beach- the...

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  12. #12 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 10 itineraries
    Waddy Point Top Campground Image
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    Tags: Park, Camp

    Address: Orchid Beach Rd, Fraser Island QLD 4581, Australia

    Google Reviews
    Liza Tee

    Waddy Point campground is one of the best camp sites on the Eastern side of Fraser, and at $6 a night each great value. It's fairly easily accessible by 4x4, India Heads now has tracks put in, and th...

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  13. #13 of 13 Outdoors Activities in Fraser Island
    - Used in 3 itineraries
    Fraser Island 4x4 Self Drive Tours Image
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    Address: Fraser Island, Kingfisher Bay Resort, Fraser Island QLD 4581, Australia