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 Watching Capital and the home of the World Heritage listed Fraser Island.
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.
Hervey Bay is situated approximately 3½ hours north of Brisbane, via the Bruce Highway and 30 minutes north-east of Maryborough. The Hervey Bay Airport has direct flights from Brisbane (QantasLink) and Sydney (Virgin Australia). Hervey Bay (now the Fraser Coast Region) is also served by passenger ferry to Fraser Island, as well as both scheduled and unscheduled vehicular ferries.
Residents here enjoy a wide range of attractions. You can fish from the shore or take advantage of the fishing charters on offer. An up close and personal wildlife park, Reefworld, shark show and shell display, mini golf, model railway through to the natural attractions of safe golden beaches.
Don’t forget the markets at the Whale Watch terminal located at the Urangan Marina held every Friday night 4-8 pm.
You might also like to take advantage of the many tours & cruises operating out of Hervey Bay. You don’t even have to spend any money there are also many free things to do in Hervey Bay.
There is a huge range of sporting activities for visitors who prefer land based fun. Golf, lawn bowls, go karting, tennis, horse riding and skating plus many more are all part of the Hervey Bay lifestyle. If you feel very adventurous why not try skydiving, or sea kayaking. Why not take a bicycle ride along the 14 kilometre foreshore cycle track.
Discover the new Palm Lake Resort Hervey Bay with magnificent waterfront sites, luxury architectural designed villas to suit this bay side resort. This new lifestyle includes private resort recreational and sports facilities, surrounded by lush, landscaped gardens, a way of life that you deserve.
With a strong commitment to providing to our residents a high quality lifestyle, located near the entrance stands the social hub of our community, the resort clubhouse just a short walk from your doorstep. Here you will find the beach style lagoon pool with BBQ and wet bar for entertainment.
For the sports minded, the outdoor bowling green has four rinks and for the indoor bowlers they are also accommodated with weekly indoor bowling sessions, the tennis court is yet another popular sport. Fitness is a top priority at our resort with aerobics, zumba, line dancing, water aerobics, and a walking group. A fully qualified Gym Instructor visits weekly to assist the residents.
This haven which began as a number of seaside villages, boasts kilometres 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.
Hervey Bay is the whale watching capital of Australia, with humpback whales migrating along the coast between April and October every year. Hervey Bay is the resting place for Humpback whales, mum's and calves, they come to the Bay to rest and build up energy for their long travels back to Antarctica.
Palm Lake Resort Hervey Bay provides a strong commitment to providing to our residents a high quality lifestyle, therefore pets are most welcome. Our resort also encompasses 30 tropical landscaped acres for you to explore and enjoy. If you want to live a holiday lifestyle, then Palm Lake Hervey Bay is the place for you.
Our live in management team will ensure your peace of mind while you’re on holidays. Deadlocks are provided for your front door with window locks also provided.
Plan those weekends away to visit the kids and grandchildren with limited secured caravan parking and boat storage yard available on site with easy access. Washing facilities and both power and water are available.