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Burrum Coast Discovery Trail Burrum Heads and Toogoom A short drive from Hervey Bay, these picturesque fishing villages offer kilometres of unspoilt beachfront. Stroll along soft, sandy beaches, collect fascinating shells, explore rivers and creeks by boat or canoe or just sit and watch the pelicans or some of the other 90 species of bird life that inhabit the area. Calm blue waters provide an excellent place to fish from a boat or the foreshore.
• Fishing and crabbing in the Burrum River and Beelbi Creek • Bushwalking or camping at the nearby Burrum Coast National Park • Windsurfing off Toogoom beach • Seeing the area awash with vibrant wildflowers in spring
All day to enjoy the Burrum Coast foreshore
Hervey Bay >> Dundowran >> Toogoom >> Burrum Heads >> Torbanlea >> Maryborough Experiences: Ocean and river views, sand dunes, golf courses, dining, swimming, boating and fishing, wildlife, national park and camping. Route: Departing from the Hervey Bay Visitor Information Centre turn left onto Pialba-Burrum Heads Road and follow the road until you get to the base of the hill. Turn right on to Ansons Road and follow the road to …
This quiet, dog friendly beach with gentle waves at high tide also offers a relaxing sandy haven out to the horizon at low tide. Off Sempfs Road you will find the Ted and Maud Mungomery Vine Forest Reserve – the last littoral vine forest remaining in Hervey Bay. Access the walking tracks at Cissus or Ebony Courts only. Head up the road to Panorama Drive and discover the valuable self-sustaining ecosystem at the beautiful Arkarra Lagoons; a haven for turtles, eels, fish, ducks, pelicans, waterbirds, insects and many more species. Have a drink or tee-off up the road at Craignish Golf and Fraser Coast Discovery Trails have been developed by Fraser Coast Regional Council © 2010
Country Club located on the left off the PialbaBurrum Heads Road. Continue along the Burrum Heads Road and take the turn off to…
This picturesque seaside community is only 15 minutes from Hervey Bay and boasts unspoilt beaches, great fishing, wildlife and bird watching. Toogoom is popular with windsurfers and is a favourite holiday retreat for award winning recording artist Guy Sebastian. Return to the Burrum Heads Road to reach...
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This friendly fishing village is nestled in the mouth of the Burrum River, about 36km north of Hervey Bay. From The Esplanade, you can look across to Hervey Bay and on most days see the top end of Fraser Island.
Woodgate National Park
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Covering 23,100 hectares, Burrum Coast National Park has mangrove-lined riverbanks, wallum heath with spectacular wildflowers and Y tea A tree-dominated swamps. The southern W of the park, the Burrum River Section, H section HIGis located on both sides of the Burrum Heads Road just before Burrum Heads township.
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OPEN Mon–Fri 8am–4pm Sat 9.30am–1.30pm Sun 10.30am–3.30pm
Tiaro Mayne Street ph (07) 4129 2599 OPEN daily 9am–4.30pm
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For more information, contact a Fraser Poona Coast Visitor Information Centre or go to www.ourfrasercoast.com.au
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(The central section of Woodgate National Park can be reached from Woodgate Beach, 38km from Childers).
Burrum Heads National Park
Maryborough City Hall, Kent Street ph 1800 214 789 OPEN Mon–Fri 9am–5pm Sat & Sun 9am–1pm
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