Category Archives: Noosa and the Sunshine Coast

Be Social and Talk Environment at a “Green Drinks” Event in Noosa

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Looking for a way to meet like minded people with a passion for the environment and sustainability around Noosa? Then the next Green Drinks event is where you want to be. This unique, global movement started in London way back in 1989 and has seen its popularity grow at an astonishing rate to where it […]

A Serene Adventure – Kayaking the Noosa Everglades

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Nothing beats the serenity of captaining your very own kayak and floating through pristine wilderness, and the Noosa Everglades are the place to do both. This watery paradise is one of only two everglades environments on earth and its rarity makes it even more special. The everglades have been given the nickname of “the river […]

Whale Watching with Pacific Whale Foundation

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Whale Watching with Pacific Whale Foundation   Us Drop Bears LOVE whale season and recently a couple of us were lucky enough to visit the Pacific Whale Foundation, a non-profit organisation based in Hervey Bay for an awesome afternoon of whale watching. With the season in full swing, it was a great opportunity for us […]

The Great Sandy Coastal Dune System

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The Great Sandy Coastal Dune System – World Heritage doesn’t end with Fraser Island K’gari, better known as Fraser Island, is undoubtedly the most popular destination on the Fraser Coast. However, just like the Cooloola Recreation Area, which we visit on our day tours, it is protected within the Great Sandy National Park. The UNESCO […]

Cooloola’s Red Centre:

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When we think of Fraser Island and Cooloola National Park, we usually have an image of the fine, white sand that covers most of the island and the coastal dune system, but underneath these masses are buried the spectacular coloured sands that can be glimpsed at several spots on Fraser Island and the mainland. Legend […]

Enjoy the view from Double Island Point Lighthouse

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Double Island Point Lighthouse has been in operation continually since it was built in 1884 to guide vessels through the treacherous Sunshine Coast waters. Obviously, there have been many changes over the years – today, the lighthouse is solar powered and automated – but it still retains its nostalgic red-and-white look. The tower is closed […]

Go Dolphin Feeding at Tin Can Bay with Drop Bear Adventures

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For those who don’t have time for a full Fraser Island Tour, we offer amazing Cooloola National Park Day Tours, which give you what we like to call “a glimpse of Fraser Island” – in one action-packed day, you can see sandy beaches, towering dunes, lush rainforests… aaand the tour also includes one special experience […]

Visit Australia Zoo from Noosa: 5 little-known facts about Australia’s most famous zoo

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Australia Zoo is so much more than just a zoo. The award-winning wildlife park is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Australia and on the list of must-visit places in Queensland for most visitors. But no matter how much you’ve heard and read about Australia Zoo, you probably didn’t know all of these […]

Rainbow Beach Accommodation Tips: Where to Stay Before Heading to Fraser Island?

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Most of our customers start their trip to Fraser Island from Noosa or Hervey Bay, but we usually pick up a few people in Rainbow Beach, too. If you are starting your Fraser Island trip from Rainbow Beach, you will probably need accommodation for at least one night before, as the pickup time is around […]