Experience what to do in Hervey Bay with our selection of great experiences! Hervey Bay is best known as the Whale Watch Capital and is the gateway to World Heritage listed Fraser Island. Whale Watching season begins each year from late July up until early November. These magnificent creatures start to flock to this region from late July to early November.
Visitors to Hervey Bay can also enjoy a range of attractions including water sports, tours of adjacent world heritage Fraser Island, fishing trips, coral viewing trips, diving, scenic flights, whale watching (August to October), or just relaxing, Hervey Bay is ideally situated to provide these services. Hervey Bay has plenty to offer for just about everyone, on the water and on the land - so, Experience Oz TODAY!
In addition, if you're looking for information on what to do in Queensland as a whole, be sure to check out our state page!
Getting Around Hervey Bay
Getting around Hervey Bay is easy as everything is close by in the city so you can either walk to cycle to most of its attractions, especially the shopping and dining areas. However if you want to explore more of Hervey Bay and it’s surroundings then there are a variety of options open to you.
Bike and Scooter Hire
This is a great way to explore Hervey Bay. Choose the right type of bicycle/scooter for you from Beach Safaris and try a variety of tours to see and learn more about this thriving place.
There are regular bus services that go around and to the main attractions of the city. You will also be able to use the Wide Bay Transit bus service to get from your hotel to various parts of the city and back.
Taxi ranks can be found around Hervey Bay but if you want to get somewhere you can also call and book one early.
For more information, call 13 1008.
Renting a car is a great way to explore more of Hervey Bay as you can travel at your own pace.
For more information visit our car hire partners Vroom Vroom Vroom.