Located 290 kilometres or 3 and a half hours north of Brisbane, Hervey Bay is a relaxed coastal town renowned for its superb weather, white sand beaches and whale watching. Enjoying a tropical climate, Hervey Bay is a popular holiday destination located just a short journey from the famous Fraser Island. Fringed by the Coral Sea, Hervey Bay’s calm waters make it the perfect place for swimming and enjoying the stunning natural environment.
Looking at the map below, you can see that Harvey Bay’s South East Queensland location puts it between Brisbane and Bundaberg just 20 minutes north of Fraser Island. Barge services to Fraser Island run 5 times per day from River Heads which is 20 minutes south of the town.
The map below also displays some of Hervey Bay’s most popular regions and points of interest for planning your tropical holiday. Wherever you decided to stay, Hervey Bays great range of accommodation, family friendly resorts and holiday apartments will ensure your holiday is truly unforgettable.