Rainbow Beach is one of the best places in Australia for great holiday activities and attractions. Whether you like to go boating, swim in the surf, go dolphin or whale watching, catch a feed of fish for dinner, hire a sailboat or a four wheel drive vehicle or visit world heritage listed National Parks, you will find that Rainbow Beach has it all and much more as well.
Fishermen have a fantastic choice of holiday activities. You can take a trip over the Wide Bay Bar to the prolific waters along the continental shelf, aboard a local fishing charter boat. You can fish the calm waters of the Great Sandy Straits or you can go surf fishing along the miles of magnificent ocean beaches in the region. Bareboat charters are available from Tin Can Bay marina and you can choose from a houseboat or sailing boat to spend a week or so cruising through this magnificent waterway. This entire region is paradise for the camper and four wheel drive enthusiast. There are some of the most challenging off road destinations available here that will compare with the best in Australia. The Freshwater Track to the south will take you to Double Island Point and Teewah Beach and to the north you can drive along the beach to Inskip Point and then take the ferry to Fraser Island where you will find some of the best four wheel driving in the world.
If you are lucky enough to be in Queensland during the Winter months of July and November, take the opportunity to visit the official Whale Heritage Site of Hervey Bay for a once in a
Would you like to get off the highway and take the less travelled trail? Countless do-it-yourself experiences await you in Queensland, whether you own a 4WD or hire one on