Hervey Bay isn't a particularly interesting place in it's own right - but it is a particularly useful jumping off point for two big attractions: *Whale Watching tours and; *Fraser Island, the world's largest sand island The presence of these 2 nearby backpacker attractions has led to a range of budget accommodation options being available.
Från Hervey Bay reseguide
Tom shows us how to throw a boomerang. Then it's Lees turn...then he hit the tree. Lucy couldn't get the hang of it! But was excellent with the fire sticks! Sunset over Hervey Bay. Apparently a problem in Australia. ...
Posted in Lucy and Lee's World Tour by LucyOwens
Drove from Rockhampton to Hervey Bay and stayed at the local YHA campsite. Really funky place which had a cheap bar & 'very happy hour.' We cycled down Hervey Bay esplanade enjoying the beach views ...
Posted in Backpacking Asia and Australasia by NicChris