Frasers on Rainbow 3 day, 2 night Fraser Island Tag along Safari is your time to relax!
If you feel like an adventure and want to explore Fraser Island with 20 other like minded travelers, then this is the tour for you. Whether you have never driven a 4x4 before or even if you would just like to relax and be chauffeured around then this tour has something for everyone.
3 day/ 2 night Frasers on Rainbow Tag Along has been operating for more than 10 years, with excellent local knowledge, amazing lead drivers and easy to use 4 wheel drives, we are the leader in fun, adventure filled tours around the magnificent Fraser Island. The new tag-along system allows you to get around the island safely and see all the amazing sites but with the added advantage of a lead guide to ensure your safety and provide excellent knowledge of the island. Add 2 or 3 nights accommodation at Rainbow Beach if you want to stay for longer!
3 day/ 2 night Frasers on Rainbow Tag Along features:
- Toyota Landcruisers which are safe & very easy to drive
- All camping & cooking equipment (excluding sleeping bags)
- 2 comprehensive safety briefings & experienced staff
- Food whilst on Fraser Island (7 meals in total)
- Free luggage storage & safe facilities
- 2 nights camping on Fraser Island (optional extra for 1 or 2 nights accommodation)
Your tour starts from the day before you head out to Fraser Island, the compulsary safety briefing occurs at 2pm the day prior and gives you a comprehensive overview on safety features whilst touring the island along with some useful hints and tips on driving on soft sand. This briefing lasts for approximately 1.5 hours and this is when you will be split into your vehicle groups and get the chance to meet other travellers who will be touring with you.
The morning of departure is a pretty hectic time, with excitement everywhere, we will again split you up into your groups and ask you to work together in checking off all your food to make sure it is all there before you go. You will pack your food into the eskies, alcohol into cool boxes, do a full vehicle inspection including checking all camping and cooking equipment is provided and then do a full driver briefing outlining the most important aspects of driving on soft sand and how to use the gears. Then its off you go!!
Due to tide times and changing conditions, the itinerary of the tour will forever change in terms of where you go, on what days but know that the experience of the lead driver will ensure you get to see the most important and beautiful sights on Fraser Island. Some of these should include:
- Lake McKenzie
- Lake Wabby
- Eli Creek
- Champagne Pool
- Indian Head and
- The Maheno Shipwreck to name but a few
You will only set up camp the one time and travel back to this area every evening so you can sit down, relax with a drink and cook your evening meals without the hassles of having to relocate everytime.
On the third and final day you will arrive back into Rainbow Beach approximately around 3.30pm (depending on tides) where you can enjoy a few drinks and some food with friends at our on-site bar and restaurant. Our bar hosts nightly entertainment with everything from live music (Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays), Karaoke and party games with awesome prize giveaways. Take advantage of our happy hour prices and our $10 belly buster meals daily from 6-8pm.
On the morning you depart after your tour, we have a free luggage room for your bags if your bus does not leave until later in the day, unfortunately we cannot offer late check outs.
Frasers on Rainbow hostel is the ideal place to begin and end your Fraser Coast experience, located in the centre of town at the gateway to World Heritage Fraser Island.
Just one of the benefits of staying at Frasers is its proximity to Fraser Island. Rainbow Beach is the closest town to the island, only 10 minutes by ferry, giving you more time to spend on the island dingo spotting.
With 21 rooms in the hostel, Frasers On Rainbow has the relaxed atmosphere of a small property with the facilities of a large one. You can choose between 6-10 share mixed en-suite dorms or private twin or double accommodation (private double upgrades available for a small fee), you can also enjoy all the hostel extras.
Depart: All briefings and tours depart from Frasers On Rainbow Backpackers Resort, 18 Spectrum Street, Rainbow Beach.
Return: Rainbow Beach approximately around 3.30pm.
Please note, In order to be able to drive on Fraser you must, be over 18 years of age with a full open manual drivers licence and you must have this licence with you on tour.
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What To Bring
Camera, small overnight bag, jumper, BYO alcohol
Toyota Land Cruisers which are safe & very easy to drive, all camping & cooking equipment (excluding sleeping bags), 2 comprehensive safety briefings & experienced staff, food whilst on Fraser Island (7 meals in total), free luggage storage & safe facilities, National park fees, camping permits, 3 days food, fuel, ice and ferry passes
$10pp sleeping bag hire,
$10pp excess reducer which reduces the amount of liability in the event of an accident,to be paid by everyone
Alcohol at own expense
Terms and Conditions
All departures and itineraries are subject to weather. Tours may be changed or cancelled for any reason at the discretion of the Tour Operator. It should be noted that adventure travel involves risk. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard clients, we cannot be responsible for personal injury or loss due to actions of our clients which are beyond our control. We recommend that all clients have travel insurance covering illness, injury, loss or damage to personal belongings and not being able to travel on the confirmed date of departure. Please be aware operators pass on credit card merchant fees so there is a non-refundable 2.5% surcharge for VISA, MASTERCARD and AMEX card purchases.
Please advise us before booking if any passengers are under 18 years old to ensure this is the appropriate trip. Also please note that you need to allow time prior to the boats departure to check in, please ask us for more details
All client cancellations forfeit 25% of total ticket price and all client cancellations made less than 21 days prior to departure will result in complete forfeiture of the full price of the sailing holiday. If the sailing company has to cancel the trip (prior to the boat's departure) and we cannot offer a suitable alternative, then a refund will be given minus card fees. We strongly recommend that you have travel insurance, especially during the wet season.
Thank you for booking with Mr Travel/Sailing Whitsundays. If you would like any advice or assistance in arranging accommodation, transfers or additional tours, please do not hesitate to contact us.