Fraser Island


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Hamilton Island was recently visited by Oprah on her wander Down Under, but most Australia travelers know about the island’s fame for many other reasons. For one, it is a part of the glorious Whitsunday Islands, a unique space of Great Barrier Reef ocean that presents one beautiful island after the next. Two, it is the location of the social […]

7 Island Getaways in Australia Besides Hamilton


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Day 2 of my Cool Dingo Fraser Island tour started early and was packed full of some spectacular stops. It was a day a little more of what you might expect when you think of the island as it was when we ventured up and down the Seventy-Five Mile Beach. >> Read about Day 1 of the Fraser Island adventure […]

Cool Dingo Tours: Day 2 of a Fraser Island ...


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From the time I arrived in my hostel in Sydney back in early 2009, I had heard, read and seen about Cool Dingo Tours, so it was a big treat to be able to partake in one of their amazing tours on the great Cairns to Sydney road trip. Cool Dingo is a Fraser Island tour company that is targeted […]

Cool Dingo Tours: Day 1 of a Fraser Island ...



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If you’re looking to explore the magical Fraser Island, you’re going to have to do it in a 4WD vehicle. There’s just no way getting around that point seeing how the island is a giant sand dune with no roads. So, if Fraser Island is on your list of things to do in Australia (and I highly recommend it is), […]

Options for Touring Fraser Island


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Fraser Island is one of the most popular islands in Australia, and just a popular tourist destination overall. Boasting crystal clear waters on white sand beaches, unique wildlife and a spectacular climate, it’s no wonder tourists flock in to see this World Heritage site. One of the unique features, besides packs of wild dingos roaming free, is the lack of […]

About Fraser Island: Fun Facts, History & More