48 HOURS ON FRASER ISLAND

48 HOURS ON FRASER ISLAND

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When it comes to backpacking Australia, we understand your time is limited and although we may favour this little slice of heaven, sometimes all you have is 2 days to explore Fraser Island. So pack your bags, have your camera’s ready and crank up those holiday vibes, because this 48-hour itinerary is about to blow your socks off! DAY 1 Hit The Sand and Begin Your Adventure Four-Wheel Driving On Fraser Island, four-wheel drives are mandatory and the only way (other than foot) to make your way around the island. If you have never driven a four-wheel drive before, doing a Fraser Island tour, such as Palace Adventures, is perfect as you will learn first hand how to manoeuvre a vehicle on the sand. And if in the end you…
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10 THINGS WE BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT FRASER ISLAND

10 THINGS WE BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT FRASER ISLAND

Blog, Inspo, Uncategorized
Beckoning travellers from all over the world, Fraser Island's sandy shores, crystal clear turquoise waters and wildlife are showcased all over the internet, creating serious travel inspiration. BUT, it is Fraser' unknown' and island secrets that brings visitors back to the island over and over again. So, in this blog, we thought we'd share a few facts you may not know! 1. Fraser Island Has Over 100 Freshwater Lakes And you can swim in all of them! So make sure you pack your swimmers (and sunscreen of course), because you have some serious lake diving to do when you hit the island! 2. It Is the Largest Sand Island in The World Yup, it sure is AND the island is also Heritage Listed. What this means is that formally, Australia…
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10 Instagram Snaps You Need to Get on Fraser Island

10 Instagram Snaps You Need to Get on Fraser Island

2018 Travel, Blog, Inspo, Travel Photography
If you are an avid Instagrammer, Travel blogger or simply enjoy taking photos of scenic places, World Heritage Listed Fraser Island, needs to be at the top of your destination list. But, to get your creative photography juices flowing, check out our top ten Instagram snaps you need to capture while you're on the island. Oh, and don't forget to tag us #PalaceAdventures. #1 - The Lake McKenzie Snap When you think Fraser Island, Lake McKenzie is usually an image that pops straight to mind! The pristine clear water with the bright aqua ring around the lake is a sight you never want to forget. Here, Palace Adventurer, @simone.bereist/IG show' us how you 'Instagram' you pic with a touch of Yoga! For those of us that are yet to master…
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Why Fraser Island should be at the top of your bucket list in 2018

Why Fraser Island should be at the top of your bucket list in 2018

2018 Travel, Blog, Bucket list
If you are making your way along Australia’ east Coast in 2018, it’d be rude not to stop and check out Fraser Island, right?! (The answer is YES). So, if the fact that this island is world heritage listed, is the largest sand island in the world and the ONLY sand island in the world with a rainforest, and you’re still not pumped to get here, read on; There Are Sand Dunes For Days On an island that is a cheeky 120 km long, and populated with a rather large rainforest, it is covered in sand dunes, perfect to four-wheel drive on! It is the largest sand island in the world after all! Chill in The Local Jacuzzi Had a long day? Hit the gym hard this week? Or just…
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