Fraser Island 1 Day 4WD Hire

Explore Lake McKenzie, Central Station, Eli Creek, Maheno Shipwreck & the Pinnacles

See five of K’gari’s Iconic sites in one day!

If you want to spend more time on the island check out our 2 day or 3 day options here.

Enjoy the beauty of K’gari (Fraser Island) in one day 4wd hire. Hire one of our automatic 4WDs, a Toyota Landcruiser Prado for the day (maximum 6 people). Schedule a 4WD safety briefing before departure (the afternoon before or early in the morning) and learn all you need to know about driving a 4WD on sand – no prior 4WD experience required.

Discover your personalised itinerary that coincides with the low tides on the Eastern beach. Thanks to our knowledge of Fraser Island, we plan your day around visiting the must see sites; Lake McKenzie, Central Station, drive along 75 mile beach to Eli Creek and the Maheno Shipwreck, where you can see the coloured sands of the Pinnacles.

What’s included in your 1 Day 4WD Hire?

  • Automatic 4WD Hire
  • 4WD safety briefing
  • Return vehicle Barge transfers Ex River (Heads Hervey Bay)
  • National Park vehicle access permit (K’gari Fraser Island)
  • Standard insurance and CTP with $4000 excess
  • Personalised itinerary – 150km limit
  • 1 Esky (cool box) to store your own lunch
  • $10 per person barge levy to be added at check out for up to 6 people. 

4WD Hiring Extras

  • Cleaning the vehicle (you can add on our Dingo Clean for $50)
  • Refuelling on return (all vehicles come hired with a full tank of fuel)

For the full detailed list of inclusions and safety briefing information, see our full list here.

What to expect on a 1 Day 4WD Hire?

  • 4WD safety briefing (day prior to departure, or early morning of departure)
  • Drive a pink or blue 4WD on Fraser Island!
  • Barge departure at 8:30am or 9am, barge arrives on the Island approx. 9 -10am.
  • Barge leaves Fraser Island at 5pm. Arrive back at the office around 6:00pm.
  • Enjoy a jam packed day exploring some of the best sites on Fraser Island
  • Explore with your friends or family (up to 6 people)
  • Swim in the famous Lake McKenzie
  • Walk under the rainforest at Central Station and Pile Valley in the heart of K’gari (Fraser Island).
  • Swim down Eli Creek
  • Take photos at The Maheno Shipwreck and coloured sands.
  • There is plenty to see in one day, you don’t need to rush!
  • You might spot a dingo!

Please note that all sites on the Eastern Beach are tide and weather dependent. Kilometre limits on a 1-day hire apply, approx 150km limit. Indian Head and Champagne Pools are not accessible in one day.

Book your trip!
Please choose an available safety briefing time from the calendar below. If you choose 3:00pm that is the safety briefing the day prior to departure and your 1 day 4WD hire will be the next day. If there is no availability please select another day or email us.

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