Experience the best of Fraser Island on the Lake Mckenzie Eco Walk. Discover lush tropical rainforest, white sand beaches and pristine estuarine lakes.  



  • Experience Fraser Island’s pristine natural beauty
  • Traverse the world’s largest sand island by foot
  • Discover ancient Satinay trees, giant rainforest wonders! 



The Lake Mckenzie Eco Walk allows you to experience the best of Fraser Island in just two days. Experience the world-famous Lake Mckenzie, Lake Wabby, Basin Lake, and plenty of lush tropical rainforests!

Meander along Wangoolba Creek through Pile Valley and discover the giant Satinay trees. Camp under the majestic giants in an ancient rainforest and enjoy delicious dinners, plus a few wines! Your guide has camp set-up and cooking covered, allowing you to kick back, relax, and take in the wonders of your surroundings. 


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DAY 1 – Satinay Trees & Central Station Walkers Camp 10.7km

  • Depart Fraser Island Hiking’s Head Office in Hervey Bay after a hike briefing
  • Private 4WD and ferry to hike start point
  • Walk to Lake Mckenzie and break for a nutritious lunch
  • Take a refreshing dip in Basin Lake
  • Marvel at the Satinay trees, ancient rainforest wonders that emerge from the white sand
  • Wine and cheese for sunset nibbles
  • Dinner and overnight at Central Station Walkers Camp

DAY 2 – Lake Wabby & Eastern Beach 8.7km

  • Nourishing continental breakfast
  • 5.2km walk through untouched tropical rainforest to transfer point
  • Transfer to Lake Wabby Lookout
  • Short 1km walk to lunch and swim spot at Lake Wabby
  • Trek 2.5km to Eastern Beach final point of the walk
  • Transfer to Kingfisher Bay Resort for a celebratory sunset drink
  • Ferry back to Hervey Bay


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What’s Included?

  • All meals and drinks whilst on tour
  • Return ferry and 4WD transfer
  • Carry and drop off of overnight bags
  • Camp set up and meal preparation
  • Camping equipment – sleeping bags, sleeping mats and pillows
  • Personal guide with a wealth of local knowledge
  • Vehicle parking and storage of larger bags at Head Office


What do I need to bring?

  • Hiking shoes
  • Overnight bag to be transferred to Central Station Walkers Camp  
  • USB Power Pack – there is no access to electricity on the island
  • Head torch
  • Day pack for the essentials
  • Water bottle
  • Camera
  • Insect repellent
  • Swimwear



Location: Fraser Island (Kgari) Queensland

Tour Provider: Fraser Island Hiking  

Duration: 2 days 

Price per person: $450 per person 

Group Size: Maximum 6 persons 

Difficulty: Intermediate 




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