Urangan

Hervey Bay
Urangan

Fronting beautiful ocean waters, this suburb in Hervey Bay is lined with beachfront parks and provides the launching point for whale-watching adventures.

Stay in Urangan to enjoy easy access to the best of Hervey Bay’s marine wildlife and adventure activities. Spend peaceful days in the suburb’s cafés and parks.

Be amazed by humpback whales and their young as you look out to sea from a whale-watching boat. Many cruises offer a buffet lunch or sunset views. See the sun’s rays beautifully reflected in the waters of the Great Sandy Marine Park as evening falls.

Embark on an adventure to beautiful Fraser Island via the ferry service from Urangan Marina. Stay overnight in a wilderness retreat or secluded campsite. See wild dingoes or explore the waters of crystal-clear Lake McKenzie on this island paradise.

Walk along the historic Urangan Pier, which stretches almost 1 kilometre (0.6 miles) out to sea. Fish from the pier with the locals and cook your catch on the free barbecues at the adjacent Point Dayman Park.

Marvel at recreated reefs and jewel-coloured fish at Reefworld Aquarium nearby the park. Touch green sea turtles as they feed or experience swimming with sharks. Check the aquarium’s programme to find out about activities for children.

Relax in the Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens in central Urangan. The gardens contain a collection of plants found in the surrounding islands and national parks. Enjoy the Chinese-themed garden or learn about traditional foods in the Aboriginal Bush Tucker Garden. Purchase a ticket to the Orchid House to be treated to a cup of tea or coffee and an incredible display of 20,000 orchid plants. Visit in spring or autumn to see the best collection of blooms.

Jump out of plane flying thousands of metres above sea level with Sky Dive Hervey Bay. Experience magnificent views over the landscape of forests, islands and water on a tandem jump with a qualified instructor.

Base yourself in beautiful Urangan to come home to a charming waterfront refuge after an exciting day of adventures in this magnificent region.


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Kondari Hotel
Kondari Hotel
3.5 out of 5
49-63 Elizabeth Street, Urangan, QLD
The price is AU$99 per night from 29 Nov. to 29 Nov.
Located in Urangan, this resort is within a 15-minute walk of Hervey Bay Botanic Garden, Urangan Pier and Urangan Central Shopping Centre. Shelly Beach and Reefworld ...
4/5 Very Good! (605 reviews)
"Was such a great stay awesomely me location and comfortable accommodation close to shops restaurants bars and beaches. Will definitely stay back here"

Reviewed on 31 Oct. 2021

Kondari Hotel
Ramada Hervey Bay
Ramada Hervey Bay
4 out of 5
627 Charlton Esplanade, Urangan, QLD
The price is AU$175 per night from 30 Nov. to 30 Nov.
Located in Urangan, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Great Sandy Straits Marina, Great Sandy Strait and Reefworld Aquarium. Urangan Pier and Fraser Coast ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (980 reviews)
"Nice location, close to clubs and restaurants"

Reviewed on 21 Nov. 2021

Ramada Hervey Bay
Mantra Hervey Bay
Mantra Hervey Bay
4 out of 5
Buccaneer Drive, Urangan, QLD
The price is AU$171 per night from 30 Nov. to 30 Nov.
Located in Urangan, this romantic hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Great Sandy Strait and Great Sandy Straits Marina. Reefworld Aquarium and Urangan Pier are ...
4/5 Very Good! (969 reviews)
"It is my second time staying at the Mantra Hervey Bay. The staff are amazing and so helpful. Both time I have had the best view of the harbour and also I come up to teach dance at two dance schools and being able to have a spa bath at the end of the day for my body is incredible. I will be back teaching ..."

Reviewed on 4 Nov. 2021

Mantra Hervey Bay
Oaks Hervey Bay Resort and Spa
Oaks Hervey Bay Resort and Spa
4.5 out of 5
569 Charlton Esplanade, Urangan, QLD
The price is AU$209 per night from 30 Nov. to 30 Nov.
Offering direct access to the beach, this Urangan aparthotel is in the city centre and within a 15-minute walk of Urangan Pier and Reefworld Aquarium. Hervey ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (1,435 reviews)
"A wonderful one night stay in this lovely hotel. The room was spacious, well appointed and extremely comfortable. Staff were amazing with an upgrade on arrival, free drink vouchers for the bar below the resort, and even arranged a late check out for these weary travelers. Thank you we were well rested ..."

Reviewed on 14 Nov. 2021

Oaks Hervey Bay Resort and Spa
BreakFree Great Sandy Straits
BreakFree Great Sandy Straits
3.5 out of 5
17 Buccaneer Drive, Urangan, QLD
The price is AU$208 per night from 12 Dec. to 12 Dec.
Offering direct access to the beach, this Urangan aparthotel is steps away from Great Sandy Strait and Great Sandy Straits Marina. Shelly Beach and Reefworld ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (538 reviews)
"Good location beachfront, but no WiFi"

Reviewed on 10 Sep. 2021

BreakFree Great Sandy Straits
Urangan Motor Inn
Urangan Motor Inn
2.5 out of 5
573 The Esplanade, Urangan, QLD
The price is AU$116 per night from 29 Dec. to 29 Dec.
Located in Urangan, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Urangan Pier and Shelly Beach. Reefworld Aquarium and Great Sandy Strait are also within 15 ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (299 reviews)
"Just needed a room for the night so room was fine for this. Very basic room but clean, parking was not guaranteed so I had to park on the street. Wifi worked well."

Reviewed on 6 Oct. 2021

Urangan Motor Inn
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