This picturesque coastal town is the closest departure point to Fraser Island and hosts a huge variety of unique activities. This small time coastal town is nestled in between Noosa and World Heritage Listed Fraser Island on the East Coast's pristine coastline. 

Once you've soaked in the laid back atmosphere, Kayak with dolphins, explore the spectacular scenery of Fraser Island, skydive, fish, four-wheel drive and visit the Carlo Sand Blow. If your sightseeing with a side of adrenaline why not opt for a scenic skydive for the best views in town that sweep the whole coast and over to Fraser itself. 

Apart from being the perfect weekend getaway in its own right, Rainbow Beach is also the gateway to Fraser Island. Which centrally located hostel accommodation and exclusive Fraser Island camping tours, Backpackers World can help you plan the ultimate Fraser getaway complete with 4x4 hire, camping equipment and permits. 

Epic Ocean Adventures: Learn to Surf Australia’s Longest Wave + Beach Drive 3HR Surf Lesson – Rainbow Beach

Learn to surf on Australia’s longest, safest, beginner wave 100's of meters long. Double Island is a hidden gem in a National Park, uncrowded surf lesson, the only way to get here is 4WD on...
From $65


Double Island Point Dolphin Kayaking & Beach Drive ex Rainbow Beach

Experience the thrill of the Great Beach Drive to a location only accessible by 4WD vehicles. Explore Double Island Point paradise on a kayaking adventure with large dolphin pods, migrating whales, turtles, rays, seabirds & more! 

From $79


Rainbow Beach Horse Rides

Rated on Tripadvisor as the #1 outdoor activity in Rainbow Beach Horseback Riding on acclaimed beach 2014 - Internationally rated top 5 most incredible beaches and 3rd most Colorful beach in the wor...
From $150