• Pricing From $9,995
  • Single Supplement FREE*
  • From Noosa
  • Duration 6 Days
  • Max Group Size 13
  • Activity Level Moderate
  • Departs 12 Aug 2024
  • Returns 17 Aug 2024

Early Bird Savings Extended by popular demand until 12 June, don’t miss out!

Bill Peach Journeys invites you to escape the winter chill as we explore the warmth and natural beauty of Queensland’s Fraser and Sunshine Coasts. Stretching for more than 60km along the Queensland coast, the Sunshine Coast is as vast as it is varied. White sand beaches and pristine waterways sit alongside lush rainforests and Heritage-listed national parks, with charming historic villages sprinkled throughout. Marvel at the spectacular azure waters and verdant greenery of a region that is also acclaimed for its magnificent seafood, exceptional nature experiences, fresh produce and subtropical climate – the perfect destination for a winter getaway! Enjoy the cosmopolitan holiday town of Noosa with its many fine dining experiences, fashion boutiques and hip cafés dotted along Hastings Street and also cruise the breathtaking beauty and tranquillity of the Noosa Everglades.

After a spectacular scenic flight, we arrive on K’gari (Fraser Island), the world’s largest sand island. Explore this World Heritage listed wilderness from the massive shifting sand blows, to the incredible indigo blue of Lake McKenzie. We will explore 75 mile beach by 4WD and enjoy a private whale watching cruise. Relax in luxury 5 star accommodation at the Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort and enjoy K’gari’s (Fraser Island’s) eco-friendly Kingfisher Bay Resort while you make new friends during our idyllic winter getaway.


  • Spend 3 nights in luxury accommodation in Noosa’s only 5 star resort, the Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort
  • Immerse yourself in a pristine wilderness for two nights at eco-friendly Kingfisher Bay Resort on K'gari (Fraser Island)
  • Explore the beauty of the Sunshine Coast including its charming towns and famous beaches
  • Enjoy a scenic private flight to K'gari (Fraser Island) with breathtaking views of ancient rainforests and crystal clear lakes landing at 75 Mile Beach
  • Discover the pristine beauty of K'gari (Fraser Island), the world’s largest sand island
  • Marvel at the majesty of the humpback whale on a whale watching cruise
  • All meals - breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Enjoy the comfort and privacy of your own room with no single supplement charge**
  • Escorted throughout by a dedicated Journey Director

Tour Departures

Tour Code SF2400EB*
Departs 12 Aug 2024
Returns 17 Aug 2024
Price From $9,495*
Single Supplement $995
Tour Code SF2400SS**
Departs 12 Aug 2024
Returns 17 Aug 2024
Price From $9,995**
Single Supplement FREE*
Tour Code SF2400BP
Departs 12 Aug 2024
Returns 17 Aug 2024
Price From $9,995
Single Supplement $995


Bill Peach Journeys understands the importance of selecting the right accommodation to complement each journey. In this case, the properties have been chosen to showcase the incredible destinations visited throughout this journey as a luxurious base to return to each afternoon after touring.


  • Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort

    Located in the heart of Noosa on Hastings street, Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort is the town’s only luxury 5-star hotel offering a stylish blend of coastal chic and Parisian elegance. From the best restaurants in Noosa and trendy boutiques on Hastings Street, to the world famous Noosa Beach, everything you love about Noosa is on your doorstep. The hotel’s very own Noosa Beach House Restaurant is currently celebrating being awarded the Australian Good Food Guides Chef Hat for both 2023 and 2024.
  • Kingfisher Bay Resort

    Kingfisher Bay Resort is located in the World-Heritage listed wilderness of K'gari (Fraser Island), with its ancient rainforest, spectacular fresh-water lakes and famous 75 Mile Beach. The resort nestles among tree-covered dunes on the edge of the calm waters of the Great Sandy Strait along the island's western bay and is a paradise which celebrates the magnificent, natural beauty that is K'gari (Fraser Island).
Day 1: Arrive Noosa

Transfer from Maroochydore airport to the luxurious Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort located in the heart of Hastings Street. The only 5 star hotel in Noosa, you will be welcomed by its warm, coastal chic style. Tonight we enjoy a wonderful welcome dinner with breathtaking views over Laguna Bay hosted by your Journey Director, a perfect chance to meet your fellow travellers.

Overnight: Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort

Day 2: Noosa

After breakfast we will discover why Noosa is one of the most popular beachside destinations in Australia. We will explore stunning beaches, lakes, the Noosa Everglades and Noosa National Park.

We will drive along the coastline to Laguna lookout then on to Point Perry capturing spectacular vistas of the beaches and the region from amazing viewpoints. We will cross Noosa river on board a ferry to the charming town of Tewantin and will enjoy a delicious chocolate tasting at Noosa Chocolate factory. Next we enjoy a cruise of the Noosa Everglades, one of only two everglades systems on Earth.

Overnight: Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort

Day 3: Noosa - Fraser Island

After breakfast, we board a scenic charter flight to K’gari (Fraser Island) gaining an aerial perspective of the largest sand island in the world which stretches over 123 kilometres along the southern coast of Queensland. We land at 75 Mile Beach and commence an incredible exploration of this World Heritage listed island.

We visit Eli Creek which pours up to four million litres of clear, fresh water into the ocean every hour and we view the The Maheno shipwreck which was driven ashore during a cyclone in 1935. We also visit The Pinnacles, Coloured Sands, Indian Head and Champagne Pools, enjoying a picnic lunch along the way. Late afternoon, we transfer to the award-winning Kingfisher Bay Resort, which was built to reflect its natural surrounds.

Overnight: Kingfisher Bay Resort

Day 4: Fraser Island

An exciting day awaits as we enjoy a whale watching cruise in waters considered to be some of the most prolific whale spotting sites in Australia. Marvel at these majestic Humpbacks as they rest and frolic in the calm waters. Following the cruise, we will explore the K’gari World Heritage Discovery Centre to gain an insight into the unique and complex ecology of the world’s largest sand island. It is these natural values that led to the island’s World Heritage listing back in 1992. We will learn about the vegetation, such as rainforests growing from sand and pristine freshwater lakes, paired with the unique wildlife that inhabit this diverse landscape. This afternoon, we have the opportunity to sample and learn during a bush tucker talk and taste experience prior to our dinner at Kingfisher Bay Resort.

Overnight: Kingfisher Bay Resort

Day 5: Fraser Island - Noosa

Today we enjoy an incredible 4WD exploration of this World Heritage listed island. Our ranger guide will explain the ecology of the island as we visit iconic beauty spots including the striking turquoise and navy blues of Lake McKenzie, Central Station, Pile Valley and beautiful Wanggoolba Creek.

We depart K’gari (Fraser Island) and return to Noosa via the impressive towering cliffs of coloured sand at Rainbow Beach, a former sand mining town. We will enjoy views of the sparkling waters of the Noosa River before arriving at our hotel. Tonight will be our farewell dinner at Noosa Beach House Restaurant. Nestled on Noosa’s iconic Hastings Street, Noosa Beach House Restaurant redefines indulgence celebrating authentic local flavours in a chic ambiance.

Overnight: Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort

Day 6: Depart Noosa

After breakfast, transfer to Maroochydore or Ballina Airport for your flight home taking with you memories of a fabulous Winter Getaway to the Sunshine and Fraser Coasts.

About Sojourns

Our Sojourn programmes are short break journeys put together in conjunction with themes, events or experiences. These programmes range from exploring Australia’s Top End to world-class events and unique experiences throughout Australia and New Zealand.

About Single Traveller Journeys

We recognise the specific requirements of single travellers and that’s why a number of our journeys are single supplement free, affording you the benefit of your own single room, without any, or with significantly reduced extra cost. In fact, over 40% of our guests travel alone and return to Bill Peach Journeys again and again. In this way, you can enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow travellers during the day, along with the safety and security of travelling with an escorted group, but still retire to your own personal room in the evening.  Note: The single supplement free offer cannot be taken in conjunction with any other offer.

Fully inclusive

This journey includes accommodation, all meals as specified, touring throughout, transfers, services of a dedicated Journey Director.


The coaches that we use for the ground component of this journey are fully air-conditioned.

Pre Tour

Flights from your home port to Noosa are not included in the journey price. Should you require flights to and from Noosa, we can provide a competitive quote on airfares and pre and post tour accommodation in Noosa, at the commencement and conclusion of your journey.

Level of Fitness Required – Moderate

This journey is more challenging and designed for the more active traveller who is looking to venture off the beaten path. To fully participate in all activities, the traveller must be able to walk up to 1km on even surfaces unaided, travel by four-wheel drive vehicles along ungraded roads and walk up steps unassisted. For this journey, you will need to be able to board and alight from a charter aircraft after a beach landing on K’gari (Fraser Island). Some uneven surfaces will be encountered while touring on K’gari (Fraser Island) when beach and trail walking. This tour is unfortunately not suitable for clients with walking sticks.

We strongly urge you to consider the fitness rating before selecting your preferred journey, in respect for your fellow travellers. Bill Peach Journeys reserves the right to refuse travel to any client whose fitness level is below the recommended rating.

Travel Insurance

We strongly recommend that you purchase travel insurance to cover you against such things as personal illness or accident, cancellation, loss of baggage etc. Please make sure you carry a copy of your Travel Insurance policy with you at all times.

Terms and Conditions

* The Twin Share Early Bird Offer is strictly limited and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. The offer is valid if booked and paid in full by 12 June, 2024.

** The Early Bird Free Single Supplement Offer is strictly limited and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. The offer is valid if booked and paid in full by 12 June, 2024.

^ The reduced Single Supplement charge is limited and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

Please refer to the T&C’s for more information. Terms & Conditions (PDF)

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