Australia’s Great Sunshine Way - Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Fraser Island, and Bundaberg in 3 Days
This engaging driving tour takes past the fabulous beaches in Surfer’s Paradise, through the lush Gold Coast frontier to the dynamic city of Brisbane. Climb to the top of Story Bridge, cruise on Brisbane River, and fill up on culture at South Bank. Soak in the sophistication of Noosa on Hasting Street then head to Noosa National Park for koalas and some gorgeous rainforest. Watch the whales in Hervey Bay, and then explore Fraser Island by four-wheel drive to see all of the attractions it has to offer. Your journey ends in the historic rum and sugar city of Bundaberg with its limitless beaches. Conclude your trip by snorkeling or diving the Great Barrier Reef and exploring the coral haven and fishes galore that awaits you. You can overnight at one of Australia’s many campsites in Queensland when you rent from Walkabout Wagons hire campervans in Brisbane.
Brisbane to the Gorgeous Gold Coast - Day 1
Take off for the Gold Coast about an hour journey south of Brisbane. Bask in the boisterous energy the Gold Coast possesses with a day of lounging on sun-soaked beaches and impressive shopping. Surf some of the best waves in the world at Kirra, Broadbeach, and Main Beach. Head to hopping Cavill Avenue to meander through the shops or improve your tan on any of the fabulous beaches in Surfer’s Paradise. Dive or snorkel your way around Main Beach for a look at the sunken Scottish Prince wreck then off to Narrow Neck to see the wonder of its fabricated reef. Head inland for the rock pools, waterfalls, and sub-tropic rainforests of Springbrook, Lamington, and Tamborine Mountain National Parks. For some movie- sized thrills, play with the seals and swim with the dolphins of Sea World, take on the monstrous tidal wave of Dreamworld, and watch a movie in progress in Warner Bros Movie World. After this exciting afternoon, overnight in your walkabout wagons rental campervan in a nearby campsite.
Gold Coast to Noosa - Day 2
Journey back up to Brisbane and head for Noosa. Enjoy the laidback, nature-rich lifestyle Brisbane offers up by biking around City Botanic Gardens, cruising on Brisbane River or lazing around the many lagoons in South Bank. Stop by Queensland Cultural Centre and explore the boutiques and cafes of Fortitude Valley. Get your adrenalin pumping by climbing Story Bridge for a wondrous view of the city and surrounding area, go ballooning for a truly thrilling view, or go abseiling at Kangaroo Point Cliffs. Next up is Noosa to the north with all its glamour. Trawl your way through the bistros, beachfront accommodation, and boutiques on Hastings Street, then stroll along the picturesque boardwalk. Weave between the contrast of bush and beach on a hiking trail at Noosa National Park, stopping at the many lookouts with fantastic views along the way. Noosa has a ton of water-filled fun in store with jet-skiing, fishing, water-skiing, sailing and surfing, the choice is yours! Find a nearby campsite for an overnight stay in your walkabout wagons campervan. Drift away with the sounds of lapping waves, then wake to exotic feathered friends and koalas at your door.
Noosa to Bundaberg via Fraser Island - Day 3
Drive back in time to the gold rush era as you pass through Maryborough and Gympie, the oldest rustic city in Queensland. Stop in Hervey Bay to watch the enormous giants of the sea, then head to Fraser Island by boat. This is a World Heritage-listed spot which just lies north past Rainbow Beach. Broaden your stay with an extra night or two and camp out with beach camping, rent a cabin or resort room in the world’s biggest sand comprised island. Join one of the tours provided for all the attractions the island has to experience or go for a four wheel of your own! See the colourful Catherdral cliffs, gorgeous Lake McKenzie, and the rainforests of Central Station. Back on the solid ground; continue on the way for Bundaberg to the history of sugar cane and the south gateway for the Great Barrier Reef. Cruise on Burnett River or stroll along the old-fashioned architecture of the city. See the hatching of sea turtles on Mon Repos, dive and snorkel the cays and coral reefs at Lady Elliot and Lady Musgrave Islands, then frolic in the sand at Bargara Beach. Fish or swim in Elliot Heads, go diving in Innes Park or Coral Cove and kangaroo watch from Woodgate Beach. These are a few examples of the fun Bundaberg has up for the taking along the 140-kilometer coast. Hiring a campervan rental injects flexibility into your travels and provides many options for your overnight stays. Enjoy! You can either journey north to Cairns or return to Brisbane to drop off your walkabout wagons campervan in Brisbane.
Campervan Hire Brisbane from Walkabout Wagons for this road trip. Ideal for Everyone, Backpackers, Families, and Seniors budget with convenient pick up and drop off depot locations in Cairns, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.
Take advantage of the benefits of freedom on the road, see Australia your way, create your own adventure, no worries about schedules, stop when you feel like it, stay where your want in a camper van from Walkabout Wagons. Camping trips that are flexible and convenient, share the adventure with friends old and new, listening to your favorite tunes along the way… A great way to travel in QLD or NSW and fit your holiday budget with a Walkabout Wagons campervan rental in Queensland, Australia.