Travel Blogs from Hervey Bay, Australia

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A whale of a time, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

A whale of a time

A travel blog entry by rossandsue

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...   and booked a week starting on Friday on a slab site. After lunch we headed out for a drive along the Esplanade in Hervey Bay for a look and then decided to drive about 40k's to Maryborough. We parked the vehicle in Maryborough CBD and spent an hour ...

Good morning Hervey Bay, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Good morning Hervey Bay

A travel blog entry by roseyben

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We didn't get up too early this morning which makes a change for these two and head off into town for breakie but first we plan to stop of at the Pier which is 1k long; it used to be longer and once had a train which ran up and down it; now people ...

Island of Impossibility, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Island of Impossibility

A travel blog entry by martinandkate

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Warren kept repeating it. This place shouldn't have happened. Sand, Rainforests...Naaaaa. But it's here and it is wonderful. The Eurong Beach Resort is a bit of Enigma. It's a resort yes, its on a beach yes. It's on a beautiful beach but you can't ...

A quick trip down the coast, Rockhampton and Hervey Bay - QLD, Newcastle - NSW, Australia travel blog

A quick trip down the coast

A travel blog entry by tjmartin

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... - mainly in fear of not finding another place still open. The next day we continued on our journey south, and arrived in Hervey Bay in the afternoon. Unfortunately, the car had still not given up its new smoking habit! It poured out smoke whenever we ...

Noosa to Hervey Bay, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Noosa to Hervey Bay

A travel blog entry by jambo

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... it with thrilling activities that chew through the hours. Rather, by the time we've been on the bus for six hours, arrived in Hervey Bay, checked into our hostel, bought, cooked and eaten dinner, we're exhausted and ready for bed. The hostel is great ...

Hervey Bay and Whale watching, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Hervey Bay and Whale watching

A travel blog entry by leeandcathy

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... At dusk, I walked about a mile to a large supermarket to buy some provisions. There are two laned pedestrian / cycle paths throughout Hervey Bay, many of them are tree lined and are well away from the roads. Near the supermarket was a row of large mature ...

Australia - Hervey Bay / Fraser Island, Hervey Bay / Fraser Island, Australia travel blog

Australia - Hervey Bay / Fraser Island

A travel blog entry by gonetilwhenever

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Day 1 With the Greyhound to Hervey Bay leaving at 9:35 and us yet to return the hire car we were forced to get up at 6:45 to fit everything in. Bags packed and checked out, Andrew dropped Verdi off at the bus depot with the bags while he returned the ...

A day away in Hervey Bay, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

A day away in Hervey Bay

A travel blog entry by martinandkate

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... during the little sleep I was enjoying to glare at the start of a sunrise that if I was honest I could have missed. We arrived in Hervey Bay at 7.30ish and were taken by Courtesy Bus to the Youth Hostel we had booked as part of our Fraser Island tour by a ...

Chapter 18: Christmas with naked people in Noosa., Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Chapter 18: Christmas with naked people in Noosa.

A travel blog entry by easyread

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... was ironic since I had seen so little of that up through the holiday itself. Most of the bus got off one hour later at Hervey Bay, which has about 40,000 residents and is the jumping-off point for the majority of trips to Fraser Island. I checked in ...

Hervey Bay, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Hervey Bay

A travel blog entry by dacraic

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We arrived late into Hervey Bay. There was no one at check in at our hostel so we followed a load of instructions and eventually found our key in a hidden safe. Cooool - like Transformers or James Bond or something. Up early ...

The madness of whales, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

The madness of whales

A travel blog entry by wordsworths

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Well we arrived in Hervey Bay eventually (see previous entry) and booked into a lovely beach front campsite and immediately booked ourselves onto a whale watching trip as at this time of year pods of hump back whales are resting in the bay on their annual ...

Here we come ready or not, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Here we come ready or not

A travel blog entry by roseyben

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... to live promising to return tomorrow night. We find the best caravan park in the whole of Oz - Palms, Turo Street, Torquay, Hervey Bay. We check into a lovely cabin equipped with FREE wireless internet for the same price as what we would have paid to ...

Blubber & Beach, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Blubber & Beach

A travel blog entry by tdv95

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We wanted to spend our last couple of days in Australia in the Hervey Bay and Fraser Island area (which is just north of Brisbane) but that made for some pretty hard driving to make our way out of the interior and back to the coast. DH took on her role as ...

a new beginning begins, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

a new beginning begins

A travel blog entry by bootsmade4wlkin

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... smells. I still get lost, so I can't say I know the geography, but that's still part of the fun. So here I am, now in Hervey Bay, about to embark on my Fraser Island adventure, and I can't wait to see what 2006 will bring! Happy New Year ...

The Saint, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

The Saint

A travel blog entry by alasdairm

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... rather than tomorrow as she wished to go with her friends but had not booked a place. With not a great deal to do in Hervey Bay I was a little reluctant to waste another day here so we agreed to wait till the 3pm meeting in the hope that someone ...

Hervey Bay & Fraser Island, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Hervey Bay & Fraser Island

A travel blog entry by vine_hooligans

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Sorry, write up to follow ...

Miracle Drug, Hervey Bay / Fraser Island, Australia travel blog

Miracle Drug

A travel blog entry by shaunduvall

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Wednesday 8th December 2004 Arrive in Torquay, Hervey Bay after long 13 hour overnight bus journey, where it was difficult to sleep, so just slept all morning, before booking my Fraser Island trip. Fraser Island, if you didnt know, is the worlds ...

Exploring Fraser Island, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Exploring Fraser Island

A travel blog entry by jackandandrew

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... Wabby but the scenery was fantastic so i couldnt complain whatsoever! Anyway, that sums up the Fraser trip! We will be leaving Hervey bay in a couple of days where we will be going to Krombit, a cattle astatiopn for a night so looking forward to ...

Only 20 days til Santa!!, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Only 20 days til Santa!!

A travel blog entry by vickersontour

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... on fumes - good job we saved some of our trumps from last night to help project us over the line! When we finally made it to Hervey Bay, we checked in at Fraser Lodge Park, a nice park right on Torquay Beach. I am not even going to humour you with any ...

The biggest Sand Island in the world, Hervey Bay/Fraser Island, Australia travel blog

The biggest Sand Island in the world

A travel blog entry by paulandciara

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We moved on towards Hervey Bay. Staying a few nights in yet another free campsite just south of Hervey bay called Petrie Park. Hervey bay was the start of our package for Fraser Island as we were staying overnight in the Kookaburra Hostel. Yet again we ...

Brisbane!, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Brisbane!

A travel blog entry by tjmartin

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... James' friends, before we head to Fraser Island for three nights. Therefore we are now in Brisbane (as I type this - I am in Hervey Bay!). Brisbane is a lovely city, on the river with most restaurants and bars in one of two areas, the city itself ...

Heading for the Whitsundays, Hervey Bay - Rockhampton, Australia travel blog

Heading for the Whitsundays

A travel blog entry by tjmartin

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... in Manly. Enroute, we met up with a girl called Sarah - also from Manly - at Noosa for Lunch. The accomodation at Hervey Bay, was again in a courtyard arrangement with a a swimming pool and bar. After watching a rugby match in a different bar we ...

The Great Barrier Reef, Lady Musgrave Island, Australia travel blog

The Great Barrier Reef

A travel blog entry by mbgower

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The Pacific swells ain't all that swell to some on the 75-minute trip out to the island. One of the handful of crew on the Reef Jet is always snapping on a plastic glove proctologist-like and taking someone's vomit container to the back of the boat. One ...

Recharging the Batteries, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Recharging the Batteries

A travel blog entry by andrewanderica

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... of her second one then declared herself drunk and went to bed). Anyway she fell almost straight asleep for the drive to Hervey bay, a location that is brilliant for whale watching and the access point to Fraser Island (we still don’t know if we ...

Tin Can Bay Dolphins & Whales at Hervey Bay, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Tin Can Bay Dolphins & Whales at Hervey Bay

A travel blog entry by mandibee

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... on yet another stunning beach.    Distance Rainbow Beach - Tin Can Bay - 39km - driving time 45 mins Tin Can Bay - Hervey Bay - 105km - drive time 2 hours   Costs Torquay Caravan Park - 17 for the night Half day whale watching with Tasmam ...

Hervey Bay again, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Hervey Bay again

A travel blog entry by dacraic

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... Museum there..we just hung out outside acting like ejits with the plastic sharks. Took the bus the following day from Hervey Bay to Brisbane which was quite a hike but it was lashing so it didn't bother us. Flew from Brisy to Melbourne ...

Fraser Island (CONTAINS VIDEO), Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Fraser Island (CONTAINS VIDEO)

A travel blog entry by jambo

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... exhilarating and gives us a nice perspective of what we had just seen at ground level. They even drop us off back near Hervey Bay, thereby avoiding the ferry we would otherwise have taken. Not so good is that no transport has been arranged to take us ...

1770 & Hervey Bay - Day, Hervey bay, Australia travel blog

1770 & Hervey Bay - Day

A travel blog entry by christosp

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... had a relatively long 650km drive today with the detour to 1770. Stayed at the YHA camp site tonight, no decent parking spots around Hervey Bay. Plus it's easier for the tour pick-up tomorrow morning. $18 a pitch which is a lot more than what I ...

Blame the Germans, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Blame the Germans

A travel blog entry by alasdairm

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Waking feeling a little err, 'tender' this morning not even been woken by the guys leaving at 5am for their bus south. I lay the blame on the Germans who invited me over for a few drinks and to join them in some drinking games to thank me for switching. ...

Hervey Bay, Hervey Bay, Australia travel blog

Hervey Bay

A travel blog entry by alexndean

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Alex: Hervey Bay was just a quick stop to break up the journey between Noosa and Airlie Beach. We didn't do very much, sat by the pool in the hostel, wandered down the beach, which when the tide was out was like Southport, with the sea along way away. We ...

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