Getting to the Fraser Coast

Welcome to Fraser Island Boat Charters based in beautiful Hervey Bay, Queensland! If you're looking for an unforgettable bareboat chartering holiday, the Fraser Coast is your ultimate destination. We're home to the World Whale Heritage Site, Hervey Bay, and the world's largest sand island K'gari (Fraser Island)! Easily accessible from Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne, getting here is a breeze. Let us guide you through the best travel options so you can start your adventure stress-free.

Bareboat Hire, Hervey Bay, Fraser Island, Indigo


The most convenient way to reach Hervey Bay from major Australian cities is by direct flight. Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) welcomes several direct flights each week, making your journey quick and comfortable.

✈️ Brisbane: Approximately 1 hour via Qantaslink.

✈️ Sydney: Approximately 2 hours via Jetstar.

✈️ Melbourne: Approximately 2.5 hours via Jetstar.


Via Brisbane

If you prefer a road trip, you can also travel to Hervey Bay via Brisbane. Here are your options:


Distance: Approximately 290 km
Duration: Around 3.5 hours

Rent a car or drive your own and enjoy the scenic route from Brisbane to Hervey Bay. The journey is straightforward, with well-maintained highways and plenty of picturesque stops along the way.

Bus Services

Several bus companies offer services from Brisbane to Hervey Bay. This is an economical and comfortable option, with air-conditioned coaches and regular departures.

Train and Shuttle

For a more relaxed journey, take the Queensland Rail to Maryborough West, followed by a shuttle bus to Hervey Bay. This option allows you to enjoy the countryside without the stress of driving.

Arriving at Your Yacht Charter

Once you arrive in Hervey Bay, reaching your yacht is simple. The marina is a short drive from both the airport and bus terminals. Taxis and ride-share services are readily available, ensuring a smooth transition from travel mode to holiday mode.

Start Your Fraser Coast Adventure

Hervey Bay and the Fraser Coast offer a perfect blend of relaxation and adventure. With direct flights from Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne, your dream bareboat charter holiday is just a few hours away. Book your yacht today and get ready to explore one of Australia's most stunning coastal destinations.

For more information on our yacht charters and to plan your perfect getaway, contact us today!


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