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He’s a talented Chef; he’s a much-loved TV Presenter and a proud ‘new Australian’ – Alastair McLeod from Al’FreshCo Catering goes off track on Fraser Island. If I was imagining what I wanted a stay to look like on Fraser Island – it would look like Eurong Beach Resort. On my first trip to Fraser, I found myself adjusted to the pace of island life from the moment I got to Eurong. If the truth be known, with so much to see and explore on the island, you may not spend much time at the resort other than a pre-dinner tipple and breakfast and dinner if you choose not to self-cater. However, if you want to laze around the resort there is plenty to distract. There are two pools, great BBQ areas, tennis courts and a restaurant that does magnificently robust meals after a long day on the tracks.

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What I found so very special was Eurong’s location. The clue is in the name as the resort is quite literally on the beach which transforms as the light and tides change throughout day and into evening. One morning at dawn we went down to the water and drew out a volleyball court in the sand with our toes. We had an imaginary net on the imaginary highway that is the 75 Mile Beach and had the place to ourselves. You could look in either direction to the curvature of the earth and it was just us. After we huffed and puffed for a wee while, we did attract a bit of attention. With the sun still low in the sky a few curious dingoes peeked out of the scrub and watched us

Immerse Yourself In Fraser  

WELCOME TO FRASER Island: a living, breathing natural treasure and the perfect choice for your next ‘overseas’ holiday. This magazine is you...

Immerse Yourself In Fraser  

WELCOME TO FRASER Island: a living, breathing natural treasure and the perfect choice for your next ‘overseas’ holiday. This magazine is you...