Eco Escape

From $899 per person (twin/triple share) in an Eco Cabin

Experience one of the most pristine and untouched sections of the Great Barrier Reef, with over 1,200 different species of marine life and exceptionally clear water (average visibility 30 meters).

Package includes (per person)

    • 3 nights’ accommodation in an Eco Cabin (shared bathroom facilities)
    • Return scenic flight from Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast or Bundaberg
    • Breakfast & dinner daily
    • Combined glass bottom boat/guided snorkelling tour
    • Snorkel lesson (if required)
    • Snorkel equipment (mask, snorkel & fins)
    • Range of free island activities & tours
    • Environmental Management Charge

BONUS OFFERS:

Purchase 4 Scuba Dives & Receive the 5th one FREE (certified divers only) $75.00pp per dive (incl. cylinders, airfills and weight belts)

Two (2) Free Buffet Lunches per person per stay valued at $60.00

Free Wetsuit (short) per person per stay valued at $16.50 per day

      • Upgrade to a Garden Unit $1,229pp (twin/triple share)
      • Upgrade to a Reef Unit $1,310pp (twin/triple share)
      • Upgrade to a Glamping Tent $1,399pp (double only)
      • Upgrade to a 2 bedroom Beachfront Unit $1,489pp (twin/triple share)
      • Child $586pp (3-12yrs) all room types

FOR TRAVEL BETWEEN 1 MAY – 31 AUGUST 2020

  • Conditions
    • For travel between 1 May – 31 August 2020
    • Subject to availability
    • Offer valid for new reservations only
    • Cannot be combined with other packages or specials
    • 15kg/pp luggage limit on all flights to/from Lady Elliot Island
    • Diving options non commissionable and payable on island
  • Please Note
    • Sole & quad rate available on request
    • Cancellation conditions apply
    • All activities are subject to weather and tide conditions
    • Sightings of marine life cannot be guaranteed
    • Travel insurance is highly recommended
    • Combined package flights depart from Bundaberg or Hervey Bay (Fraser Coast)
    • Flights also available from Brisbane (Redcliffe) or Gold Coast, additional $401 per person
    • $100 single surcharge for sole passengers from Brisbane (Redcliffe)
  • Getting there

    Flights depart daily from Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast and Bundaberg. Flights are also available from the Gold Coast (Coolangatta) or Brisbane (Redcliffe) to Lady Elliot Island. For more information, please visit our getting there page.

Cancellation conditions apply, please refer to Deposit/Cancellation Policy.

Manta Migration

From $1,165 per person (twin/triple share) in an Eco Cabin

Lady Elliot Island is a major hotspot for manta rays on the east coast of Australia. Encounter these gentle giants on our Manta Migration package between May-August.

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 & dinner daily
    • Combined glass bottom boat/guided snorkelling tour 
    • Snorkel lesson (if required)
    • Snorkel equipment (mask, snorkel & fins)
    • Range of free island activities & tours
    • Environmental Management Charge

BONUS OFFERS:

Purchase 4 Scuba Dives & Receive the 5th one FREE (certified divers only) $75.00pp per dive (incl. cylinders, airfills and weight belts)

Three (3) Free Buffet Lunches per person per stay valued at $90.00

Free Wetsuit (short) per person per stay valued at $16.50 per day

    • Upgrade to a Garden Unit $1,645pp (twin/triple share)
    • Upgrade to a Reef Unit $1,765pp (twin/triple share)
    • Upgrade to a Glamping Tent $1,897pp (double only)
    • Upgrade to a two bed-room Beachfront Unit $2,029pp (twin/triple share)
    • Child $701pp (3-12yrs) all room types

FOR TRAVEL BETWEEN 1 MAY – 31 AUGUST 2020

  • Conditions
    • For travel between 1 May – 31 August 2020
    • Subject to availability
    • Offer valid for new reservations & cannot be combined with other packages or specials
    • 15kg/pp luggage limit on all flights to/from Lady Elliot Island
    • Diving options non commissionable and payable on island
  • Please Note
    • Sole & quadrate available on request
    • Cancellation conditions apply
    • All activities are subject to weather and tide conditions
    • Travel insurance is highly recommended
    • Sightings of marine life cannot be guaranteed
    • 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)
  • Getting there

    Flights depart daily from Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast and Bundaberg. Flights are also available from the Gold Coast (Coolangatta) or Brisbane (Redcliffe) to Lady Elliot Island. For more information, please visit our getting there page.

Cancellation conditions apply, please refer to Deposit/Cancellation Policy.

STAY 5 PAY 4 – ONE FREE NIGHT

From $1,165pp (twin/triple share) in an Eco Cabin

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

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
  • Environmental management charge
  • Upgrade to a Garden Unit $1,645pp (twin/triple share)
  • Upgrade to a Reef Unit $1,765pp (twin/triple share)
  • Upgrade to a Glamping Tent $1,897pp (double only) 
  • Upgrade to a 2-Bedroom Beachfront Unit $2,029pp (twin/triple share)  
  • Child $701pp (3-12yrs) all room types

NOT VALID DURING PEAK SEASON 12 DECEMBER 2020 – 27 JANUARY 2021

 

  • Conditions
    • Cannot be combined with other packages or specials
    • Child age is 3-12 years
  • Please note
    • 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)
  • Getting there
    Flights depart daily from Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast and Bundaberg. Flights are also available from the Gold Coast (Coolangatta) or Brisbane (Redcliffe) to Lady Elliot Island. For more information, please visit our flight access page.

Cancellation conditions apply, please refer to Deposit/Cancellation Policy.

REEF 2 WHALES

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort | Ramada Hervey Bay | Blue Dolphin Marine Tours

From $858 per person (twin share)

Valid for Travel 18 July – 25 October 2020

Discover the best of the Fraser Coast from June and October, Lady Elliot Island and the Fraser Coast comes alive with the spectacular acrobatic displays of humpback whales. Their journey attracts thousands of visitors who watch in awe as the whales’ breach, roll their gigantic bodies, and slap their fins and tails on the water’s surface!

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort

Lady Elliot Island is situated on the Southern Great Barrier Reef and is home to the majestic Manta Ray. The Island lies approx. 120 kilometres north of Hervey Bay. Lady Elliot Island has an Eco Resort focused on providing guests with a genuine ecotourism experience. The Island is home to an abundance of turtles, reef sharks, dolphins, manta rays, and over 1,200 different species of fish. From June – October migrating humpback whales can be seen on the scenic flights, from the glass bottom boat and whilst snorkelling and diving. Almost daily in season, these gently giants whale song can be heard under the water while swimming, snorkelling or diving around Lady Elliot Island.

Blue Dolphin Marine Tours & Ramada Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast is the whale watching capital of Australia! Blue Dolphin Marine Tours is a family owned and operated tour company based in Hervey Bay. Peter, your skipper has over 35 years in the field and offers the most comprehensive Hervey Bay whale watching tours in Queensland. Aboard their comfortable multi award winning sailing vessel, be ready for some tail-slapping, breaching, pectoral slapping or spy hopping. The Ramada by Wyndham Hervey Bay hotel offers spacious self-contained 1-bedroom apartments featuring open plan living and onsite café, bar & grill. Ideally located near the Hervey Bay Marine for access to the best of the Fraser Coast, Fraser Island and whale watching.

Package includes (per person)

1 Night Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort in either an Eco Cabin, Garden or Reef Unit

  • Return scenic flight from Hervey Bay to Lady Elliot Island
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • 1 combined glass bottom boat/guided snorkelling tour
  • Snorkel equipment and snorkel less (if required)
  • Range of guided Island Tours
  • Environmental management charge

1 Night Ramada Hervey Bay in a one-bedroom suite (3 guests max)

  • Spacious self-contained apartments
  • Full kitchen & laundry facilities
  • Highspeed internet access & in-house movies
  • Onsite restaurant, bar & pool
  • Breakfast available at an additional cost
  • Walking distancing to Hervey Bay Marine

1 Day Whale Watching Tour with Blue Dolphin Marine Tours

  • Eco friendly, award winning, modern sailing vessel with a low carbon footprint
  • Courtesy pick-up & drop off
  • In-water platform for immersive experience
  • Maximum 24 passengers
  • Morning & afternoon tea
  • Complimentary beverage (beer, wine or soft drink)
  • Lunch
  • Reef 2 Whales Package Rates

    2020/2021 Package Rates

    Eco Cabin

    Garden Unit

    Reef Unit

    Package price Per Person Sole Occupancy $1074.00 $1194.00 $1231.00
    Double/Twin $858.00 $978.00 $999.00
    Triple Share $849.00 $968.00 $999.00
    Child (3-12yrs) $529.00 $529.00 $529.00
  • Please Note
    • All activities are subject to weather and tides
    • Additional night rates available
    • Luggage restrictions for flights from Hervey Bay to Lady Elliot Island (return 15kg per person)
    • Excess luggage can be stored at Hervey Bay Airport
    • Triple and child costs are based on sharing existing bedding in Ramada hotel rooms
    • Max 3 people per room at Ramada by Wyndham Hervey Bay
  • Getting there
    Flights depart daily from Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast and Bundaberg. Flights are also available from the Gold Coast (Coolangatta) or Brisbane (Redcliffe) to Lady Elliot Island. For more information, please visit our Getting Here page.

Cancellation conditions apply, please refer to Deposit/Cancellation Policy.

FLY, SNORKEL, SAIL

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort | Ramada Hervey Bay | Blue Dolphin Eco Sailing Adventure

From $799 per person (twin share)

Valid for Travel 1 November 2020 – 31 March 2021 (excluding peak season)

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort

Lady Elliot Island is located 120kms north east of Hervey Bay on the Southern tip of the Great Barrier Reef. The Island is regarded as one of the best diving and snorkelling locations on the Great Barrier Reef and is famous for its unspoilt coral reef and amazing array of spectacular marine life. Guests can explore the reef in a glass bottom boat, snorkel/dive, take a guided reef walk or enjoy a range of guided eco tours. With exceptionally clear water year-round, guests will discover a diverse range of coral, colourful fish, encounter turtles, dolphins and our resident manta rays. In season, guests may experience the wonders of birds and turtles (Nov-Feb) or turtle hatchlings (Jan-March).

Blue Dolphin Eco Sailing Adventure & Ramada Hervey Bay

With over 30 years’ experience, Blue Dolphin Marine Tours offers an unbeatable marine adventure. Departing at 8.30am aboard the multi award winning sailing vessel, cruise the calm waters of the Great Sandy Straits and explore the untouched west coast of World Heritage listed Fraser Island. With a focus on discovering the abundant marine life, guests may encounter bottlenose dolphins, dugongs and turtles. There is also ample time to swim, try out the boom net or test your balance on the exclusive aqua mat. The Ramada by Wyndham Hervey Bay hotel offers spacious self-contained 1-bedroom apartments featuring open plan living and onsite café, bar & grill. Ideally located near the Hervey Bay Marine for access to the best of the Fraser Coast, Fraser Island and whale watching.

 

Package includes (per person)

1 Night Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort in either an Eco Cabin, Garden or Reef Unit

  • Return scenic flight from Hervey Bay to Lady Elliot Island
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • 1 combined glass bottom boat/guided snorkelling tour
  • Snorkel equipment and snorkel less (if required)
  • Range of guided Island Tours
  • Environmental management charge

1 Night Ramada Hervey Bay in a one-bedroom suite (3 guests max)

  • Spacious self-contained apartments
  • Full kitchen & laundry facilities
  • Highspeed internet access & in-house movies
  • Onsite restaurant, bar & pool
  • Breakfast available at an additional cost
  • Walking distancing to Hervey Bay Marine

Half Day Eco Sailing Adventure with Blue Dolphin Marine Tours

  • Eco friendly, award winning, modern sailing vessel with a low carbon footprint
  • Courtesy pick-up & drop off
  • Low passenger numbers
  • Over 30 years’ experience with marine mammals
  • Fully licensed
  • Morning tea including tea, coffee and soft drink
  • Exclusive aqua mat & boom net
  • Free wi-fi on board
  • Fly, Snorkel, Sail Package Rates

    2020/2021 Package Rates

    Eco Cabin

    Garden Unit

    Reef Unit

    Package price Per Person Sole Occupancy $1023.00 $1143.00 $1180.00
    Double/Twin $799.00 $927.00 $957.00
    Triple Share $799.00 $920.00 $949.00
    Child (3-12yrs) $469.00 $469.00 $469.00
  • Please Note
    • All activities are subject to weather and tides
    • Additional night rates available
    • Luggage restrictions for flights from Hervey Bay to Lady Elliot Island (return 15kg per person)
    • Excess luggage can be stored at Hervey Bay Airport
    • Triple and child costs are based on sharing existing bedding in Ramada hotel rooms
    • Max 3 people per room at Ramada by Wyndham Hervey Bay
    • Package not valid between 12 December 2020 – 26 January 2021
  • Getting there
    Flights depart daily from Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast and Bundaberg. Flights are also available from the Gold Coast (Coolangatta) or Brisbane (Redcliffe) to Lady Elliot Island. For more information, please visit our Getting Here page.

Cancellation conditions apply, please refer to Deposit/Cancellation Policy.

REEF 2 RAINFOREST

4 Nights (Kingfisher Bay Resort) ex Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast – From $1,540.00 per person/twin share

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 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 fresh water lakes, massive sandblows, 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 sun set 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 person)

  • Return Scenic 35 minute flight from Hervey Bay (Fraser Coast) to Lady Elliot Island
  • 2 Nights in a Garden View Room 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
  • Environmental Management Charge (Lady Elliot Island)
  • Child 3-12yrs $672
  • National Park Fee (Fraser Island)
  • 2020/2021 Rates

    SOLE – $1941.00 per person

    TWIN SHARE – $1540.00 per person

    TRIPLE – $1470.00 per person

    CHILD (3-12 YRS) – $672.00 per person

    Upgrade to a Reef View Room on Lady Elliot Island

    SOLE – $2015.00 per person

    TWIN SHARE – $1599.00 per person

    TRIPLE – $1529.00 per person

    CHILD (3-12 YRS) – $672.00 per person

    OFFER VALID from 1 April 2020 – 31 March 2021

    EXCLUDING – 4 April – 26 April 2020 & 12 December 2020 – 26 January 2020

  • Additional Costs
    • Optional scuba diving activities on Lady Elliot Island
    • Ranger guided activities at Kingfisher Bay Resort
  • Please Note
    • 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
    • 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.

Cancellation conditions apply, please refer to Deposit/Cancellation Policy.