Things to do

With calm waters, long golden beaches, easy access to majestic Fraser Island and being a favourite spot for migrating whales, it’s no wonder Hervey Bay has become a ‘must do’ destination for tourists and a favourite holiday spot for the many who return each year.

Experience Hervey Bay

When you visit Sanctuary Lakes Fauna Retreat, please ask us about some of the many things to do in and around ‘The Bay’.


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Sanctuary Lakes Fauna Retreat in Hervey Bay is the perfect destination for your fun and relaxing family holiday.


If all you want to do is enjoy a nice peaceful break and disconnect from the world for a while, Sanctuary Lakes Fauna Retreat is the ideal location.

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Booked 4, stayed 5 nights, would have stayed more but they were booked out! Great location, wildlife, great cabins with everything we needed and surprisingly good privacy and quiet. Deb is a great tourist advisor, describing everything the area has to offer, and then getting us bookings we preferred at short notice.
Margot, Korora, via TripAdvisor
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