Hervey Bay is a peaceful and picturesque seaside city that has attracted holiday makers for over a century. The Hervey Bay region boasts kilometers of beaches and offers a vast range of tourist attractions and activities, both on and off the water, for visitors of all ages.

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General Information about Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay is a city in Queensland, Australia. The city is situated approximately 290 kilometres (180 mi) north of the state capital, Brisbane. Hervey Bay is a peaceful and picturesque seaside city that has attracted holiday makers for over a century. It has plenty to offer for just about everyone, on the water and on the land. Hervey Bay is best known as the Whale Watch Capital and the home of the World Heritage listed Fraser Island.

This haven which began as a number of seaside villages, boasts kilometers of beaches and offers a vast range of tourist attractions and activities for all ages.

Hervey Bay's climate and idyllic waterways have led to an abundance of water sports activity in the area. A broad nature strip with a bike path meandering among the trees traces the entire stretch of sandy beach from the Urangan Pier to the last of the grand old beach houses at Point Vernon.

For more information on where to stay and what to do, see our Hervey Bay directory.

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