The Fraser Coast South Burnett region with Hervey Bay as its most popular area in the region is best known for being Australia's whale watching capital. Hervey Bay also provides easy access to the World Heritage listed Fraser Island - the largest sand island in the world. Discover Fraser Island with an escorted tour or experience this on your own by hiring a 4WD on the island. Spot dingoes as you drive around the only place in the world where rainforest grows from sand. Water activities include whale-watching cruises from July to November where you can sight whales breaching and chasing each other playfully. With 20 kilometers of golden beaches try wind surfing, jet skiing, kayaking, or take a swim, snorkel or dive. There are a number of boating options with yachts or houseboats for hire and many fishing options on offer. Other highlights include bush walking around the Bunya Mountains; Scenic flights to Lady Elliot Island where you can spend the day playing in the water. Dine at the Marina or one of the many restaurants and cafes on the Esplanade. Choose the Fraser Coast for your next holiday and experience the natural beauty that awaits you.