World Heritage Listed Fraser Island located around 350 kilometer north of Brisbane, the capital city of the state of Queensland in Australia is a major tourist attraction for people all over the world. Even for those staying in and around Australia, it’s a sought after destination because of its unique bio diversity that made it a natural habitat for a variety of mammals, amphibians and birds. Fraser Island has a huge marine park that fascinates the tourists and the reef system is home to reef fishes, sea turtles, whales, sharks and many other forms of marine animals and plants. The island covers a huge land mass of about 184,000 hectares and stretches for 123 kilometers in length. Here fresh water lakes, lagoons and creeks exit along with huge sand dunes and gravity defying Rainforests, growing on top of sand dunes, perched lakes like lake Birrabeen and Lake Mckenzie .Though these lakes look like normal water bodies are very different from lakes that we generally see .These have no underground water sources but its ground is made up in such a way that it doesn’t let the rainwater seep underground, but get retained within it.
The crystal clear water of these lakes is ideal for lying down and let the cool waters work its magic on your body. Half of the perched lakes found in the world are situated right here on this sandy island. The rich aboriginal and European history fascinate the students coming on study tours. The native Butchullas has named the island K’gari meaning paradise. It shows how these people had a keen sense of beauty and knew how to express it. Though it was Captain James Cook who passed by the island for the first time, it was later named by Mathew Flinders who named it Great Sandy Island. Later on the in history it was named after Eliza Fraser, a Scottish woman, wife of the captain who commanded the ill fated ship Sterling Castle that got shipwreck really takes you back in time.
Most of the tourists who come here opt for Fraser Island 3 Day Tour or go for 2 day Camping tour offered by Sunset Safaris, the number 1 tour company in the Queensland area. They operate from Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and Noosa and offer amazing all inclusive packages that come with free room up gradation and a free tour of the famous Cooloola National Park. If you plan for your Honeymoon there, you can hire the smaller 4 WD cars and instead of Eurong Resort plan for Glamping. Here the camps will have all the beauty of camp and stay close to nature and on top of it you’ll have a glamorous and luxurious living. They have extremely efficient tour guides who will plan your trip and show you all major attractions like 75 mile beach, Eli’s creek, Maheno shipwrecks, Cathedrals (Huge Sand Dunes), Indian Head, Perched Lakes, Central station and the Rainforest area. You can do kayaking, snorkeling, sand tobogganing and have great fun partying on the beach.
Fraser Island Night Life will be incomplete without the night kayaking to see the Maheno shipwrecks. The underground lights illuminate the kayaks and the entire area look totally mysterious and eerie. The tour company gives an awesome offer to people who do direct booking. They give a price match guarantee which will remove any kind of worry or tension you might have and help you to have a tension free and totally hassel free vacation.
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