Aussie Trax 4x4 - Hire with Accommodation

Offering an easier alternative to setting up camping equipment each night, these 4X4 tours including accommodation are the ideal way to see Fraser Island.

Choose from 1, 2 and 3 night options which include hire of your 4X4 vehicle, return barge transfers and a National Park Permit.

Arrive at the Aussie Trax Hervey Bay office two and a half hours before your ferry is due to depart and attend an information briefing before setting off for your exciting adventure.

From your base at Eurong Beach Resort or Creature Comfort Cottages, you can explore the magnificent environment of Fraser Island including Eli Creek, The Maheno Wreck, the coloured sands of 'The Cathedrals' and Lake Mackenzie.


Accommodation

Creature Comfort Cottages: Are located half way along the Eastern Beach at Happy Valley, and offer easy access to the northern attractions such as Indian Head, the Champagne Pools, Eli Creek and The Maheno Wreck. Creature Comforts has a large communal deck and outdoor BBQ kitchen, is only 200 metres from the beach, and is within walking distance of the general store. Meals and drinks are available at the Happy Valley Hotel (before 7pm). The accommodation is basic with all linen and towels provided. Creature Comforts has a maximum capacity of 12 guests at any one time.

Cottage Style - Each cottage style motel room has two bedrooms, a bathroom and a kitchenette with microwave and kettle. Bedding is 1 Double Bed + 3 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 6 Adults & Children.

Eurong Beach Resort: Is located right in the heart of the island, posing as a crossroads between the beach and the popular inland destinations. Eurong Beach Resort offers close access to the southern lakes and entry onto the Eastern beach. There is a communal BBQ area, a Bistro and Mackenzies Restaurant. There is also a pool area, bakery, general store and bar.

Resort Style - Choose from rooms to 2 bedroom apartments (with cooking facilities). Larger groups would access a combination of room options. Bedding is 1 Double Bed OR 1 Double Bed + 1 Single Bed OR 2 Double Beds. Maximum room capacity is 5 Adults & Children. **This style is not available for travel until 01 April 2017.**


Inclusions

  • Vehicle Hire
  • Motel style accommodation
  • Barge transfers
  • National Park Permit
  • Comprehensive briefing
  • Fraser Island map
  • Island backup service
  • Free secure customer car parking
  • Comprehensive insurance with $2,000/$4,000 excess depending on vehicle type, waiver available

Getting There

Barge Details

Vessel: Fraser Venture
Departs: River Heads (Hervey Bay) 8.30am** and 10.15am
Departs: Wanggoolba Creek (Fraser Island) 9.00am and 3.00pm

Vessel: Kingfisher
Departs: River Heads (Hervey Bay) 9.00am, 12.30pm and 3.30pm
Departs: Kingfisher Bay Resort (Fraser Island) 7.50am, 10.30am and 2.00pm

Must be at ferry departure point 20 minutes prior to departure.
**If taking the 8.30am ferry you will need to visit Aussie Trax Head Quarters by 3pm the day before your trip to attend mandatory briefing.


Additional Info

Suzuki Jimny: Seats 2, 3 door, 5 speed manual or automatic, 60ltr petrol, consumption 14ltr/100km, suspension coil springs
Toyota Landcruiser: Seats 7, manual or automatic, diesel, consumption 19ltr/100km, suspension off road coil springs
Air-Conditioning is available on both vehicles although cannot be guaranteed
Drivers: Must be 21+ years and hold a current manual driver's licence
Credit Card: Required for bond
Operated By: Aussie Trax 4x4 Rentals