If the Southern Great Barrier Reef was a marathon, Bundaberg would be the starting line. But there's only one pace required to explore the region's beaches, fringing coral reefs and islands, and that's slow and steady.
Forget nature documentaries; witness the turtle life cycle live and unedited as the annual nesting and hatching season unfolds.
A place where roadside honesty boxes, seafood straight off the boat and paddock-to-plate dining meet; the sugar-cane framed Bundaberg North Burnett region offers a drive-through experience of the fresh food kind.
No visit to Bundaberg is complete without a road trip to discover more of the region’s best kept secrets along Australia’s Country Way.
Bargara is such a beautiful coastal town with amazing beach views and a tasty food scene! My fave spot for brekkie was the Windmill at Bargara. Oh and if you're visiting from Nov - January, you can watch mummy turtles lay at Mon Repos! Kantesha Takai