- 1 Can I take my car to Kingfisher Bay Resort?
- 2 Can you park at Kingfisher Bay Resort?
- 3 Can you take alcohol into Kingfisher Bay?
- 4 Is there phone reception at Kingfisher Bay Resort?
- 5 Do I need a car on Fraser Island?
- 6 How long does the ferry take from Hervey Bay to Fraser Island?
- 7 Can you take food to Fraser Island?
- 8 Can you smoke at Kingfisher Bay Resort?
- 9 Can you take alcohol on Fraser Island?
- 10 Is there fuel on Fraser Island?
- 11 Is there phone signal on Fraser Island?
- 12 Is there WIFI on Fraser Island?
- 13 Is there phone reception at Orchid Beach?
Can I take my car to Kingfisher Bay Resort?
A: You don’t need to bring your own vehicle, as we have guided 4WD tours that depart the resort daily, exploring the island’s most iconic sights.
Can you park at Kingfisher Bay Resort?
Car parking is available in the secure lot at Kingfisher Bay Mainland Reception, for those not taking a vehicle across to Fraser Island. $20 each night after that. Please note: There is limited availability, so booking in advance is recommended.
Can you take alcohol into Kingfisher Bay?
It is the most northern store on the island. Kingfisher Resort: The large resort is the only place on the western side of the island where you can purchase alcohol. You can do this at a bottle shop or one of its bars if you just want a drink, or two!
Is there phone reception at Kingfisher Bay Resort?
Kingfisher Bay Resort Mobile Coverage Kingfisher Bay Resort is a popular resort located on the western side of Fraser Island. Because of its location, guests are able to get some reception at the resort.
Do I need a car on Fraser Island?
Yes you will need to do the Beauty Spots tour from Kingfisher (a 1 day tour) or else hire a 4wd to explore yourself. (Please note 4wd vehicles hired from major rental car companies are not permitted to be driven on the island – you will need to hire a vehicle specifically prepared for Fraser Island).
How long does the ferry take from Hervey Bay to Fraser Island?
The Fraser Venture departs River Heads (20 minutes south of Hervey Bay) daily, landing at Wanggoolba Creek on the western side of Fraser Island. Crossing time taking approximately 30 minutes.
Can you take food to Fraser Island?
Fraser island is not a luxury Hamilton Island Basic items like bread and milk are available as well as snacks and ice creams. Staple items such as tea, coffee, sugar and some canned foods can be found on shelves, however please check used by dates. Dining outside of the Resorts is take-away only.
Can you smoke at Kingfisher Bay Resort?
Smoking is prohibited inside all buildings and where food, alcohol or entertainment is provided. We are located in a World Heritage National Park and enjoy a sub-tropical climate and tropical insects/bugs are an Australian way of life – as such all of our resort accommodation has insect screens.
Can you take alcohol on Fraser Island?
Depending on your tour, there may not be the opportunity to purchase alcohol on the island itself, so make sure you have to with you when you depart for the tour. Only some tours have this option, so make sure you’re aware if BYO is allowed. Please note: some tours may not permit glass bottles.
Is there fuel on Fraser Island?
On-island facilities When it comes to Fraser Island, the most important thing to do is fuel up before you leave. On the island, you can purchase fuel at Kingfisher Bay Resort, Eurong Beach, Happy Valley, Cathedral On Fraser and Orchid Beach, but you’ll pay premium prices.
Is there phone signal on Fraser Island?
As one of the most remote travel destinations in Australia, K’gari (Fraser Island) has intermittent mobile phone coverage and the weak signal will often disappear completely during high wind or periods of bad weather. You may also like to bring a satellite phone with you in case of an emergency.
Is there WIFI on Fraser Island?
Internet / Wifi ( resort Wifi is only available in the main Resort Centre Complex ) Spa. Four bars. Post office.
Is there phone reception at Orchid Beach?
Telstra has coverage at Orchid Beach. There is virtually no Optus coverage on the east coast of the island.