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River Heads

Located 15 minutes from Hervey Bay, River Heads is a major departure point for vehicles to Fraser Island and has magnificent views of Fraser Island, the Great Sandy Strait and the Mary River estuary. The boat ramp is suitable for launching a large range of craft and there is ample car & trailer parking available. Rock fishing at the point will give you a good opportunity to land yourself an impressive catch as well as giving you the chance to admire the dolphins, turtles and dugongs which frequently pass by.

Activites and Experiences at River Heads

  • Cruising Vehicle and passenger barge transfers to and from Fraser Island.
  • Driving
  • Fishing – Estuary
  • Swimming
  • Marine Animal watching
  • Walking
  • Water-based
  • Accommodation Rental House.
  • Boat Ramp
  • Bottled Gas
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point Of Sale
  • Fuel
  • Public Telephone
  • Takeaway Food
  • Active
  • Aussie Lifestyle
  • Cruise Vehicle and passenger barge transfers to and from Fraser Island.
  • Fishing
  • Marine
  • Nature based
  • Relaxation
  • Water based
  • RTN, QH and National Distributors (TQ)
  • Adult Getaway
  • Budget
  • Empty Nesters
  • Family
  • Group
  • Self-Drive
  • Senior
  • Fraser Coast
  • Fraser Coast South Burnett

Nearest Airport: Hervey Bay

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