K’gari (Fraser Island) means paradise in the local language of the Butchulla people. Indeed, as soon as you step onto this breathtaking sand island, you will see why! This magical destination is home to an array of sparkling freshwater lakes, deep towering rainforests and rich, Indigenous heritage. Hosting a cornucopia of native wildlife, natural wonders and peaceful hidden gems, K’gari is an extraordinary destination to explore, play and unwind.
Lake Boorangoora (Lake McKenzie)
The clear, fresh waters of Eli Creek are something of a dream! Streaming fresh, sand-filtered waters from the many perched lakes of K’gari to the ocean, Eli Creek is the perfect place for a float, swim or wade! Bordered by beautiful trees, enjoy a shady relax in these waters that are even fresh enough to drink. Whether you’re walking down the creek, grabbing your floaty toys or having a cooling dip in the shallow waters, the wonders of K’gari are abundant!
S.S Maheno Shipwreck
The famous Maheno Shipwreck is found along the golden shores of 75 Mile Beach and has been there since a nearby cyclone in 1935. This historical monument is rich and history and nautical enchantment! Head on down to the beach to explore and snap a few pics with this K’gari attraction, which is particularly magical at sunset!