Things to do in Bundaberg and South Great Barrier Reef

Bundaberg Rum Distillery Experience

Explore the Bundaberg Rum Museum Experience and immerse yourself in the rich history of Bundaberg Rum, join one of Bundaberg Rum's expert Distillery guides on a guided journey deep into the heart of our fully operational Bundaberg Rum Distillery. See, touch, and smell your way through the rich history of Bundaberg Rum.

Mon Repos Turtle Encounter

Mon Repos is special! It supports the largest concentration of nesting marine turtles on the eastern Australian mainland and has the most significant loggerhead turtle nesting population in the South Pacific region.

At this globally-significant site you can learn all about these extraordinary animals and the conservation and research programs that are protecting them at the turtle centre, and have an amazing turtle encounter.

Bundaberg Barrel Tour

The Tasting Bar offers product tastings of entire range of Bundaberg Brewed Drinks. With 14 delicious flavours to try, including the famous Bundaberg Ginger Beer, you’re bound to find a new favourite or enjoy an old classic. Also available is a huge selection of Bundaberg Brewed Drinks and selected merchandise including the option to create customised labels for your brews.

Hinkler Hall of Aviation

The Hinkler Hall of Aviation celebrates the adventures and achievements of Australia’s pioneer solo aviator Bert Hinkler. Become part of the story through glide and flight simulators, movie theatrettes, six display aircraft and a vintage motor vehicle, and the many unique museum exhibits and interactive displays right at your fingertips.

Australian Sugar Cane Railway

It is a working museum which is dedicated to operating, restoring, and showcasing the history of sugar cane railways in the Bundaberg region.

The journey takes you across several bridges, past several ponds, through the heart of Bundaberg's locomotive workshop and past other attractions such as Café 1928, Hinkler house, the Hinkler hall of aviation, Fairymead house as well as the Chinese gardens.

Bundy Storywalks

Bundy StoryWalks Tours combine fact with legend and folklore for a story-filled walking tour throughout the Bundaberg City area.It's a brilliant way to take a stroll around the city centre & hear colourful tales about the people and places of yesteryear Bundy.

Bundy Belle-Burnett Rive Cruise

Sit back and relax onboard Bundy Belle's historic river ferry as you wind your way down the Burnett River from the city centre of Bundaberg, through the countryside & out to the Port Marina.

Enjoy a day cruise along the majestic river and an evening cruise with live entertainment onboard. Bundy Belle's family friendly Self Drive BBQ Pontoon Boat is also an ideal way to spend quality time with family and friends.

Lady Elliot Island

Situated within a highly protected ‘Green Zone’ in the southern tip of the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef, Lady Elliot Island is home to over 1,200 species of marine life and is known for its abundance of manta rays, turtles, amazing array of spectacular marine life and unspoilt coral reef.

Lady Musgrave Island

Cruise in style and choose to ride inside in an air-conditioned, leather-seating comfort where documentaries and movies are displayed on large flat screen TVs or enjoy the Queensland sun from the open air foredeck seating or from the spacious upper level sundeck.