Hervey Bay is located approximately 300km north of Brisbane on the Fraser Coast and is the access point to the World Heritage listed Fraser Island. Between the months of July and November migrating Humpback Whales use the calm, shallow waters of Hervey Bay as their playground which has given Hervey Bay the title of Whale Watching Capital of the World.
3 1/2 hour drive from Brisbane via the Bruce Hwy, exiting at Maryborough.
4 hour drive from Rockhampton via the Bruce Hwy, exiting at Howard.
Qantaslink: 50 minutes from Brisbane four times daily
2 hours from Sydney Saturday and Sunday
Virgin: 1 hour 45 minutes from Sydney daily
Hervey Bay has many options for accommodation ranging from camping and caravan parks to five star luxury apartments. We will be providing links to a range of these accommodation providers soon.