Travel Blogs from Rainbow Beach, Australia

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Fraser island the Sandy paradise-o-plenty, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Fraser island the Sandy paradise-o-plenty

A travel blog entry by keithandkim

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... better, not getting stuck once, or having issues with a newish company, we would highly recommend Mick to anyone.   Sadly, we now leave Rainbow Beach for Big city Brisbane. We loved this little town and will miss it for sure.  Much Love  ...

Fraser Island, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Fraser Island

A travel blog entry by johnbrianmess

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After an overnight stay in yet another hostel with 8 others (the days of my own room in SE Asia are long gone!) in Rainbow Beach, I was introduced to the 10 others I was to spend the next 3 days and nights with. Bit of a united nations- Indonesia, ...

2 Brits and 8 Germans in a van., Fraser Island and Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

2 Brits and 8 Germans in a van.

A travel blog entry by tonyandsarah

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... in about 5 minutes loaded with pacs. Once on the bus there were 4 pople on it, 2 canadians and 2 germans. We arrived at Rainbow beach and checked in ready for our 4pm meeting about our trip to Fraser Island. At the meeting we got grouped together and ...

Day 281-287: Airlie Beach to Rainbow Beach, Airlie Beach > Whitsundays > Bundaberg > Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Day 281-287: Airlie Beach to Rainbow Beach

A travel blog entry by pauldwade

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... . Bus dropped off outside a couple of hostels, but we'd decided to go to a different one so took a quick walk over to it. Rainbow Beach is v small so only 3 hostels....and the one we picked was closed down! Good choice....so we went to the YHA instead ...

Rainbow Beach, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Rainbow Beach

A travel blog entry by mandibee

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... and wet so at least it was better to do this. So it was an early night ready for our 7.30am start to Fraser Island Distance Agnes water - Rainbow Beach - 362km - drive time of around 5 hours costs Parking for the night in Pippies backpackers - £7   ...

A little stop in Rainbow Beach, Rainbow Beach, QLD, Australia travel blog

A little stop in Rainbow Beach

A travel blog entry by shonandgraham

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... booked through Peter Pan Travel. So most people only stay for one night before their trip and one night after they get back. Rainbow Beach was originally known as Back Beach and was home to a large sand mining industry until 1976. The current name ...

Fraser Island 4WD Trip, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Fraser Island 4WD Trip

A travel blog entry by barrettbingley

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On March 23rd I arrived in Rainbow Beach, north of Brisbane by about 5 hours, to kick off a 3-day 4 Wheel Drive adventure on Fraser Island. First up: one night at the hostel being briefed on all the ways they plan to nickel- and dime- us to death if we ...

Going North, Rainbow Beach/Inskip Point/Tin Can Bay, Australia travel blog

Going North

A travel blog entry by paulandciara

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And we continued North!!! Still in a small convoy of a Ford Falcon (Big Red) and a Toyota Liteace (Homer). We arrived at Rainbow Beach very early ion the morning. One thing we have noticed now is that as there are so many beaches on the East coast, they ...

Red Backs, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Red Backs

A travel blog entry by pidgeandpie

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Back on dry land we dropped off the 4x4 and unloaded our belongings back into Baris. Bad-luck #003 crawled from the underneath of our camper as the chap whose garage we had stored Baris in queried us about Red Back spiders and whether we had been aware ...

Rainbow beach, by Roman, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Rainbow beach, by Roman

A travel blog entry by ieeworldvoyage

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... de moi et Fab, assis dans le camion complètement défoncé, roulé par la marée et rendu épave sur la plage de Rainbow Beach. NARRATEUR : Toyota LandCruiser… (pause) Le camion qui peut vous amener à peu près partout…. (pause) Le ...

Agnes Water - Rainbow Beach - Noosa, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Agnes Water - Rainbow Beach - Noosa

A travel blog entry by kandg

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... re staying in one of the cabins used for the Olympic Village in Sydney, now transported to overlook the ocean. Unfortunately, while Rainbow Beach looks like being a pretty enough seaside town, it seems, like the majority of places on the East Coast, to ...

It rains and there is a beach - Rainbow Beach, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

It rains and there is a beach - Rainbow Beach

A travel blog entry by pidgeandpie

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Our first real stop was at Rainbow Beach, one of the departing points for Frazer Island. Here we priced up a few options for a Frazer Island adventure. We opted to rent our own Toyota Land-cruiser (Hi-top), which came with an Esky, cooking stove, sink ...

Our new buddies Mystique and Goliath, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Our new buddies Mystique and Goliath

A travel blog entry by scruffyandco

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... it look so white as it reflects almost all of the sun`s light. The 5 minute barge ride from Inskip Point, 10km North of Rainbow Beach, took us to Hook Point at the Southern end of Fraser Island. Our 4WD bus and experienced driver/guide made light work ...

Fraser Island, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Fraser Island

A travel blog entry by xclazzax

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... and a few others. We got up early the next morning, loaded all our gear into the 4x4s and met our guide, Geoff. We left Rainbow Beach, got a short ferry over to Fraser Island, and within half an hour one of the cars had broken down and that was just ...

Getting stuck in the sand!, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Getting stuck in the sand!

A travel blog entry by jennystravels12

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We arrived at Rainbow Beach, took a stroll down to the beachfront to eat our lunch and then headed back to the hostel for our Fraser island briefing. A very long boring briefing where the video found the need to endlessly remind us to wear our seatbelts ...

schon wirklich schnieke, Double Island Point, Australia travel blog

schon wirklich schnieke

A travel blog entry by worldwidewidu

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Double Island Point liegt auf dem Weg von Rainbow Beach nach Noosa, ist weder eine Stadt, noch ein Dorf, sondern einfach eine felsige Steilkueste aber ein wunderschoenes Fleckchen auf unserem Planeten, ach ja einen Leuchtturm gibt es hier und ...

Pippies, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Pippies

A travel blog entry by tylerv

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... worth of food for the trip.  The other group was way over budget.  Then everyone bought boxes and boxes of wine (goon in Australia).  Between the 11 of us, there was at least 40 litres of wine.  So there was fun to be had.  ...

Oct 22, 05 (Saturday), Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Oct 22, 05 (Saturday)

A travel blog entry by marvroki

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It rained hard the night before, but when we woke up it was a bright and beautiful day. We went across the street from where we stayed and found the Moores and Pam at a coffee shop. Marvin had a cup of flat white (coffee with milk and sugar) and 2 slices ...

eigentlich ganz schoen hier, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

eigentlich ganz schoen hier

A travel blog entry by worldwidewidu

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... gabs dann die Belohneung, WASSERMELONE LECKER, Lenny und Janine und einen verpassten Sonnenuntergang, war aber trotzdem schoen. Hier in Rainbow Beach haette ich mich auch noch laenger aufhalten koennen, ich vermute da gibt es noch einige schoene Stellen ...

Brisbane, Noosa, Rainbow Beach and Fraser!, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Brisbane, Noosa, Rainbow Beach and Fraser!

A travel blog entry by annaobeirne

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... nbsp;The photos really don't do these beautiful places justice!! I soooo want you all to come and see them!! I got the bus to Rainbow Beach around midday on Wednesday. When we arrived I had a quick walk a long the beach before a meeting at the hostel ...

Floodage, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Floodage

A travel blog entry by tylerv

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... , 8 inches according to the weather report.  Once again our dolphin kayaking had been cancelled so we decided to screw it and leave Rainbow Beach, but we first got our refund.  I was kind of glad we didn't do the kayaking because I was tired and ...

Red and yellow and pink and green, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Red and yellow and pink and green

A travel blog entry by garrykctravels

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... wasn't a surprise as the spot is truly amazing! Back at our camp we had some lunch before deciding we should head into Rainbow Beach and get ourselves booked on to a tour. We checked with one tour operator and discussed our options and he recommended us ...

Day 78 - Rainbow Beach, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Day 78 - Rainbow Beach

A travel blog entry by oldhamguy

Day 78 Friday 20th March - Rainbow Beach   Woke up at about 6:30am as some of the people in our dorm were already milling around to get ready for Fraser Island.  I threw on the first things I could lay my hands on then waited at reception for ...

Oct 21, 05 (Friday), Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Oct 21, 05 (Friday)

A travel blog entry by marvroki

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... Zoo we traveled about 2 hours (We watched the movie, "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" on the road.) and arrived at Rainbow Beach yesterday afternoon. Glen's parents, Tommy and Martha Bush flew in from Fiji Island and joined us for this weekend trip. Marvin and ...

Rainbow beach Part 2, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Rainbow beach Part 2

A travel blog entry by sarahandaimee

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... the surfers before a quick tea and chat with our Ox- experience room mates (i.e. parents have too much money so at 18 i've jolly well come to Australia type of people) as we packed, as the next day we would be on the road once ...

Home comforts, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Home comforts

A travel blog entry by bamberd

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... its ugly head (after threating rain on the first day) and because we had a good set of people in our car. Driving on the beach was cool and some of the lakes on the island were really nice. Not much esle to say but i'm adding pictures now (bit late ...

Fraser Island, la plus grande ile de sable..., Rainbow beach, Australia travel blog

Fraser Island, la plus grande ile de sable...

A travel blog entry by isie

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... ' relativement difficile, on s'y sentait bien dans ce petit paradis hippie! mais bon, la route nous appelle encore, et cette fois direction Rainbow beach, où nous accueil un backpack encore plus "glande" que celui de Noosa (bah vi, y a un bar et unresto ...

Tales from The Bruce Highway Part 1, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Tales from The Bruce Highway Part 1

A travel blog entry by chipstix

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... -warped back a century. A really stunning, beautiful place and we've promised to visit there someday! Soon after, we arrived at Rainbow Beach, named so because of it's multi-coloured sands on the beach and cliffs. We soon found Pippie's, a local ...

Rainbow Beach....far away in time..., Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Rainbow Beach....far away in time...

A travel blog entry by foremanclan

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Singalonga Dec....Rainbow Beach far away in time, Rainbow Beach far away in time....oh, sorry that was Echo Beach, no matter this place is stunning and will echo with us for a LONG time...weather is glorious! The drive from Toowoomba was as usual full of ...

Seventeen-Seventy, Surfing and Scooteroo, Rainbow Beach, Australia travel blog

Seventeen-Seventy, Surfing and Scooteroo

A travel blog entry by jamesrowe

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... further down the coast to Rainbow Beach, where we would start our much anticipated trip to Fraser Island. We rocked up to Rainbow beach and settled into 'Dingos' before getting some more beach action. We returned to Dingos for our orientation meeting for ...

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