GREAT BARRIER REEF DAY TRIP SPECIAL

$365* per adult (RRP $465)

Scenic flight departing HERVEY BAY and BUNDABERG

*Terms & Conditions

  • Valid until 17 December 2021 (inclusive)
  • For day trips from Hervey Bay and Bundaberg only
  • Subject to availability
  • All activities are tide & weather dependent
  • Guests to make own way to airport
  • Valid for new bookings only
  • Flights may include transit stops
  • Book with confidence. Flexible covid cancellation policy
  • Price $365 per adult (normally $465 per adult & $320 per child
DURATION (on-island)
6-7 hrs to explore Lady Elliot Island
Flight Times

Depart Hervey Bay at 08:10am or depart Bundaberg at 08:40am

Depart Lady Elliot Island: 04:00pm

Inclusions
  • Return scenic flight from Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast or Bundaberg (approx. 40min)
  • 6-7 hours to explore Lady Elliot Island
  • Orientation/Island Tour
  • Hot & Cold Full Buffet Lunch
  • Glass Bottom Boat/Guided Snorkel Tour (approx. 90 min)
  • Guided reef walk (tide dependent)
  • Fish feeding in the Lagoon
  • Snorkel equipment (mask, snorkel & fins)
  • Snorkel lesson is required
  • Use of Day Guest Facilities (lockers, shower facilities, towels, sunscreen & reef walking shoes)
AVAILABLE DAYS
Subject to availability. Valid until 17 December 2021
Inclusions
  • LUGGAGE LIMIT: Small backpack (max 4kg) or personal items e.g. handbags/purse, tablet or laptop in thin case, camera, coat/wrap. Items must be carried on the lap or put in the baggage compartment as there are no overhead lockers and there is no stowage facility under the seats
  • Swimsuit, comfortable walking shoes/crocs, hat, sunscreen and camera
  • Reef walking shoes (covered toes)/crocs are highly recommended (reef walking shoes available on island)

GREAT BARRIER REEF DAY TOUR ‘ADULTS AT KIDS PRICES’

$599* per person (RRP $959)

Scenic flight departing GOLD COAST (Coolangatta) and BRISBANE (Redcliffe)
SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY 

*Terms & Conditions

  • Valid until 23 January 2022
  • For day tours from Gold Coast and Brisbane (Redcliffe) only
  • Price is per person
  • All activities are tide & weather dependent
  • Cancellation fees apply
  • Guests to make own way to departure airport
  • Available on selected dates only & subject to availability
  • Flights may include transit stops
  • $100 single passengers’ surcharge for flights from Brisbane (Redcliffe)
  • Cancellation conditions apply, please refer to Deposit/Cancellation Policy
  • Cannot be combined with other packages/special or overnight components
DURATION (on-island)
5hrs to explore Lady Elliot Island
Flight Times

Depart Gold Coast (Coolangatta) at 06:45am or depart Brisbane (Redcliffe) at 07:15am

Depart Lady Elliot Island: 02:30pm

Inclusions
  • Return scenic flight to Lady Elliot Island (approx. 100 mins*)
  • Island orientation tour
  • Glass bottom boat/guided snorkel tour
  • Snorkel equipment (mask, snorkel & fins) and wetsuits
  • Buffet lunch
  • Towels, sunscreen and reef walking shoes provided
  • Use of day guest facilities
  • Island tours & activities
AVAILABLE DAYS
Subject to availability. Valid until 23 January 2022
Inclusions
  • LUGGAGE LIMIT: Small backpack (max 4kg) or personal items e.g. handbags/purse, tablet or laptop in thin case, camera, coat/wrap. Items must be carried on the lap or put in the baggage compartment as there are no overhead lockers and there is no stowage facility under the seats
  • Swimsuit, comfortable walking shoes/crocs, hat, sunscreen and camera
  • Reef walking shoes (covered toes)/crocs are highly recommended (reef walking shoes available on island)
  • $10 deposit for day guest locker

STAY 5 PAY 4 – ONE FREE NIGHT

From $1,171pp (twin/triple share) in an Eco Cabin

Enjoy 5 nights to explore Lady Elliot Island and the wonders of the Southern Great Barrier Reef!

VALID FOR TRAVEL UNTIL 31 March 2022 (excluding peak seasons 1-18 April 2021 & 18 December 2021 – 14 January 2022)

Package includes (per person)

  • 5 nights accommodation in an Eco Cabin (shared bathroom facilities)
  • Return scenic flight from Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast or Bundaberg
  • Breakfast and dinner daily
  • One free combined glass bottom boat/guided snorkel tour
  • Free use of snorkel equipment (mask, snorkel & fins)
  • Range of free Island activities/tours
  • Upgrade to a Garden Unit $1,651pp (twin/triple share)
  • Upgrade to a Reef Unit $1,771pp (twin/triple share)
  • Upgrade to a Glamping Tent $1,903pp (double only)
  • Upgrade to a 2-Bedroom Beachfront Unit $2,035pp (twin/triple share)
  • Child $710pp (3-12yrs) all room types
  • Cancellation conditions apply, please refer to Deposit/Cancellation Policy

Package Conditions:

  • Cannot be combined with other packages or specials
  • Based on Eco Cabin accommodation with shared facilities (other accommodation options are available)
  • 15kg luggage limit on all flights to/from Lady Elliot Island
  • All activities are subject to weather and tide conditions
  • Travel insurance is strongly recommended
  • Combined package flights depart from Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast or Bundaberg.
  • Flights are also available from Brisbane (Redcliffe) or Gold Coast, additional $405 per person
  • $100 single surcharge for sole passengers from Brisbane (Redcliffe)
  • Child age is 3-12 years

 

 

 

  • Cannot be combined with other packages or specials
  • Based on Eco Cabin accommodation with shared facilities (other accommodation options are available)
  • 15kg luggage limit on all flights to/from Lady Elliot Island
  • All activities are subject to weather and tide conditions
  • Travel insurance is strongly recommended
  • Combined package flights depart from Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast or Bundaberg.
  • Flights also available from Brisbane (Redcliffe) or Gold Coast, additional $401 per person
  • $100 single surcharge for sole passengers from Brisbane (Redcliffe)
  • Child age is 3-12 years

REEF 2 RAINFOREST

4 Nights (Kingfisher Bay Resort) ex Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast – $1,546 (double/twin) per person

VALID FOR TRAVEL 15 January 2022 – 31 March 2022 

Experience the wonders of Lady Elliot Island on the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage Fraser Island in this unique 4-night package

The Barrier Reef Island

At Lady Elliot on the Great Barrier Reef, step off the beach and snorkel, swim or dive in an underwater world of brilliantly coloured marine life. Tour the reef in a glass-bottomed boat, learn to scuba dive, feed the fish, take a guided reef walk or stroll to a deserted beach and live the dream. The lagoon protects and nurtures the curiosity of beginners while further out experienced snorkellers and divers can descend into the stunning Coral Sea. There is direct flight access onto Lady Elliot which is famous for its amazing coral gardens and a resident population of 40 Manta Rays. Year-round encounter turtles, dolphins, and a great variety of fish, coral and other marine life, while in season see birds nesting, turtle hatchlings or migrating humpback whales.

World Heritage Fraser Island

Queensland’s World Heritage Fraser Island is the world’s largest sand island and the ultimate island wilderness supporting beautiful freshwater lakes, massive sand blows, towering rainforest, spectacular cliffs of coloured sands and 120km of continuous ocean beach. Explore Fraser from the comfort of award-winning Kingfisher Bay Resort where expert guides lead walks and 4WD tours. Enjoy Australian bush foods, relax with a cocktail by the pool, play tennis, bubble in the spa or indulge at the natural therapy clinic. Watch the sunset over the sea, sip champagne, go cruising to find dolphins or from August to October, see magnificent humpback whales in Hervey Bay.

Package includes (per adult)

  • Return Scenic 35 minute flight from Hervey Bay (Fraser Coast) to Lady Elliot Island
  • 2 Nights in a Garden Unit at Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort
  • 2 Nights in a Wallum-Lagoon View Room at Kingfisher Bay Resort
  • Return ferry transfers to/from Hervey Bay to Kingfisher Bay Resort, Fraser Island
  • 4 x full buffet breakfasts
  • 2 x full buffet dinners at Lady Elliot Island
  • Combined glass bottom boat/guided snorkel tour and nature talks at Lady Elliot
  • Ranger-guided Fraser Island Beauty Spot Tour including lunch and refreshments
  • Ranger-guided Resort walks and nature talks at Kingfisher Bay Resort
  • National Park Fee (Fraser Island)
  • Cancellation conditions apply, please refer to Deposit/Cancellation Policy
  • Upgrade to a Reef Unit at Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort. Package price $1,606 per person (double/twin)
  • Child 3-12yrs – $681

2022/2023 Rates: VALID FOR TRAVEL 1 APRIL 2022 – 31 MARCH 2023 (excluding peak season 1-25 April 2022 & 17 December 2022 – 15 January 2023)

  • Garden Unit at Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort $1,614 per person (double/twin)
  • Reef Unit at Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort $1,674 per person (double/twin)
  • Child 3-12yrs – $747

Package Conditions:

  • All activities subject to weather and tide conditions
  • For easy access to Hervey Bay there are daily trains, planes and bus services from Brisbane and daily flights from Sydney. Contact Lady Elliot Island reservations for more information
  • For guests travelling on the bus transfer between Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort & Kingfisher Bay Resort Ferry they will be booked on the 09:30am flight off Lady Elliot Island. This is the recommended option due to extensive wait times and minimal dining facilities at Hervey Bay Airport. For guests self-driving either 09:30am or 11:30am flight will be available
  • Additional night rates are available
  • Luggage restriction for flights from Hervey Bay to Lady Elliot Island (return) at 15kg per person. Excess baggage can be stored at Hervey Bay Airport
  • Triple and child costs are based on sharing existing bedding in hotel rooms
  • Maximum 3 people per room (inter-connecting rooms are available at Kingfisher Bay Resort)
  • Travel insurance is strongly recommended

Additional Costs:

  • Optional scuba diving activities on Lady Elliot Island
  • Ranger-guided activities at Kingfisher Bay Resort
    • Optional scuba diving activities on Lady Elliot Island
    • Ranger guided activities at Kingfisher Bay Resort
      • All activities subject to weather and tide conditions
      • For easy access to Hervey Bay there are daily trains, planes and bus services from Brisbane and daily flights from Sydney. Contact Lady Elliot Island reservations for more information
      • For guests travelling on the bus transfer between Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort & Kingfisher Bay Resort Ferry they will be booked
        on the 09:30am flight off Lady Elliot Island. This is the recommended option due to extensive wait times and minimal dining facilities at Hervey Bay Airport. For guests self-driving either 09:30am or 11:30am flight will be available
      • Additional night rates available
      • Luggage restriction for flights from Hervey Bay to Lady Elliot Island (return) at 15kg per person. Excess baggage can be stored at Hervey Bay Airport
      • Triple and child costs are based on sharing existing bedding in hotel rooms
      • Maximum 3 people per room (inter-connecting rooms are available at Kingfisher Bay Resort)
      • Travel insurance is strongly recommended
  • Itinerary

    DAY 1: Hervey Bay – Lady Elliot Island (D)The trip begins with a 35 minute scenic flight from Hervey Bay to Lady Elliot Island. At Lady Elliot you will be met by an Island Activity Staff member for an “Island Orientation”. Collect your snorkel, flippers and mask from the Dive Shop. Afternoon at leisure to snorkel in the lagoon or coral gardens. Enjoy a buffet dinner before evening activities, which may include presentations in the Education Centre, games and Turtle Viewing (in season Nov to April).

    DAY 2: Lady Elliot Island (B, D)

    Take an early morning snorkel or walk around the island before a full buffet breakfast on the deck overlooking the coral lagoon. Free activities during the day include Reef Walking Tour (tide dependent), Island Discovery and History Walks, and combined Glass Bottom Boat Tour/Boat Snorkel. You can also try Scuba Diving. Equipment and complete instruction provided at the PADI Dive Shop (subject to additional cost and medical survey).

    DAY 3: Lady Elliot Island – Hervey Bay – Fraser Island (B)

    After a full buffet breakfast and return flight to Hervey Bay, meet Hervey Bay Limousines in the Arrivals Hall at the Hervey Bay Airport for your transfer to River Heads to meet a marine transfer direct to Kingfisher Bay Resort, Fraser Island (transfers are available ex River Heads 12.30pm, 3.30pm, 6.45pm). Enjoy an afternoon at leisure to explore the resort or join some of the Ranger-guided walks and talks, try your luck at fishing or just relax by the pool. Each evening the resort offers Ranger-guided activities such as spotlighting tours, star gazing or a talk and slide show about Fraser Island’s dingoes, which are among the purest on the east coast of Australia. (Some walks and talks are free and, for others, some additional charges apply.) Consult the Kingfisher Bay Resort “What’s On Guide” for more information on arrival.

    DAY 4: Fraser Island (B, L)

    Enjoy a hot buffet breakfast at the Maheno Restaurant, before meeting at the Village Square at 7.45am for your full day 4WD Beauty Spots Tour of Fraser Island. On tour you will witness some of Fraser Island’s awesome natural sights. Swim in the crystal clear blue water of Lake McKenzie with its pure white sandy shores. Visit the lush rainforest at Central Station and renowned Wanggoolba Creek with its rare king ferns. You will marvel at the tall satinay trees of Pile Valley and stop for a wander around the boardwalks at Eli Creek. Enjoy the commentary of your Guide as they explain the island’s flora and fauna, the history of the shipwreck “SS Maheno”, formation of the fascinating coloured sands on 75-Mile Beach as well as the Aboriginal and European history of the island.

    DAY 5: Fraser Island – Hervey Bay (B)

    Full hot buffet breakfast served at Maheno Restaurant. Marine transfers depart Kingfisher Bay Resort, Fraser Island at 7.50am, 10.30am, 2.00pm, 5.00pm daily (approx. 50 minute journey) to River Heads. Tour Ends at River Heads/Hervey Bay. Courtesy coach to Hervey Bay Airport is available.