K'gari (Fraser Isand) Tours For Families
If you're looking to explore K'gari (Fraser Island) as a family, there are some excellent tour options! Hiring a 4WD and organizing the permits, itinerary, food, and accommodation yourself requires lots of planning, especially if you're flying into the area for your trip. So if you want to tour K'gari with your family, a guided tour is the best way to do so!
This article will explore the best K'gari (Fraser Island) tours for families. Whether you want to do a day trip, an overnight camping expedition, or a guided tour with resort accommodation, there are some highly-rated tours that accept children of all ages. Just make sure you read all tour pages in-depth before booking as there are some age restrictions and rules about car seats on various tours.
K'gari (Fraser Island) Tours For Families
Here are your best options for K'gari (Fraser Island) tours for families! These tour companies allow children of varying ages and focus on a family-friendly environment rather than a backpacker tour. We'll organize the list by tour company, as many organizations offer day trips and overnight trips. Get ready to explore the wonders of K'gari with your family!
K'gari Explorer Tours
Offering everything from day trips to 5-day adventures, there are so many options for you and your family with K'gari Explorer Tours. These tours traverse the landscapes of K'gari is an iconic blue tour bus that is air-conditioned and comfortable. The day trips and 2-day tours offer departures from both Hervey Bay and Rainbow Beach, and the 3+ day excursions allow ample time for exploring this magical island.
With accommodations at both Eurong Resort and Kingfisher Bay Resort, depending on which tour you book, you and your family will be staying in comfort. These tours are great for families who don't want to worry about camping in the wilderness. You'll stay at these highly-rated island resorts with plenty of amenities on-site, and you can book single, double, or triple rooms.
Fraser Explorer Tours available:
Fraser Explorer age restrictions: Ages 1+
Infants ages 1-3 travel free but must be able to sit in a forward-facing car seat.
Sunrover also offers a variety of K'gari (Fraser Island) tours for families! Departing from Hervey Bay, travellers can choose between a day trip, a 2-day tour camping tour, a 3-day camping tour, or a 3-day resort tour. So you have the option of staying in luxury accommodation or immersing yourself in nature. Sunrover's day trip is also one of the most action-packed, and is the only day trip that makes it as far north as Indian Head Lookout! So if you're looking to make the most of the island in one day, Sunrover has you covered.
The overnight camping tours allow you to spend the night at an exclusive, pre-set-up campsite at Dilli Village. All camping equipment and food are included, so you and your family can relax and enjoy watching the sunset and stargazing. The guided resort tour puts you up at Kingfisher Bay Resort where you can sink into luxury and make use of the swimming pool, restaurant, hot tub, shops, and more.
Sunrover Tours available:
Sunrover Tours age restrictions: Ages 4+
Children under the age of 7 must have a forward-facing car seat (you have to bring your own).
Fraser Adventure Tours
Fraser Adventure offers two of the most popular day trips to K'gari (Fraser Island). These day trips depart from Noosa or Rainbow Beach and offer discounts for children aged 4-14 years. If you're looking for an efficient and fun day of exploring the world's largest sand island, you've got some excellent options!
The classic Fraser Adventure Day Tour visits the towering rainforests of Central Station, the turquoise waters of Lake McKenzie, and the magnificent sands of 75 Mile Beach. The Fraser Adventure Nature Day Tour visits the peaceful Eli Creek, the historic Maheno Shipwreck, 75 Mile Beach, and either Lake McKenzie or Lake Birrabeen. So you can choose which attractions excite your family more and choose a day trip accordingly.
Fraser Adventure Day Tours available:
Fraser Adventure Day Tour age restrictions: Ages 4+
Child rates apply for passengers aged 4-14 years.
Other Family-Friendly Activities
After having the vacation of a lifetime on one of these K'gari (Fraser Island) tours for families, don't let the fun stop! Chances are you're visiting Noosa, Rainbow Beach, or Hervey Bay before or after your trip to K'gari. These stunning tourist towns in Australia are packed with fun activities for the whole family as well.
Go whale-watching during the winter months, or take to the water for a surf lesson, a kayak tour, or a stand-up paddleboard adventure. Or explore the wildlife-rich waterways of the Noosa Everglades on a family-friendly canoe tour. No matter what you're looking for, Queensland's southeast coast is a dream destination for people of all ages!
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