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Spend time walking through the tropical forests of the beautiful Botanic Gardens.Why not have a picnic there and visit the orchid conservatory?
Take a drive along the Tourist Drive. Stroll through Arkarra Lagoons a bird watchers delight, and feed the ducks, swans, fish and turtles.
Cycle, walk or jog all or part of the 15 kilometre Scenic Walkway along the waterfront.

Visit the Art Gallery or the many galleries displaying the work of local artists.
Take a walk along the Urangan Pier or try a spot of fishing.
Visit the Hervey Bay Historical Museum & Pioneer Village.
Watch the pelicans at Point Vernon, Torquay or the boat harbour.
Swim and enjoy a barbeque at the many spots along the Esplanade.
Enjoy Sport? Try golf, tennis, squash, ten-pin bowling, lawn bowls, croquet,
horse riding.

Swim in summer at the Aquatic Centre or the indoor pool during winter.
Discover historic Howard and Torbanlea.
Stroll along the boardwalk and jetty at the Harbour.
Visit the Heritage City of Maryborough (market Thursday morning).
Visit the many attractions available for families.
Take a drive to beautiful Toogoom Beach and feed the pelicans from the boardwalk.

Enjoy the many Water Sports in Hervey Bay e.g. kayaking, diving & jet skiing.
Wander around historic Dayman Park Lookout.
Shop the Sunday markets – Elizabeth Street, Urangan 2, 4 & 5 Sunday each month from 6:00am, Nikenbah Animal Refuge 1 & 3 Sunday from 8:00am.
Take a day trip and explore World Heritage listed Fraser Island.
See the largest collection of genealogical records in regional Australia.
Discover the importance of the Butchulla tribe at the Pialba monument.

Fly to beautiful Lady Elliot Island for a day’s snorkeling.
Taste the difference of seafood fresh from local trawlers.Swim, fish, relax and enjoy a barbeque at Lenthals Dam or Wongai Waterholes.
Visit River Heads where the Mary and Susan Rivers run into the Great Sandy Straits.

Cruise the Great Sandy Straits in a Houseboat.
Skydive and feel the rush of jumping over Hervey Bay from 10,000 feet.
Take a Scenic Flight over the Bay and Fraser Island.
Try a Tiger Moth scenic flight.
Try your hand at some of the local Fishing spots.

Collect Shells along the sandy beaches.
Watch the Sunrise and Sunset over the Water.