Located 30 minutes outside of Hervey Bay in beautiful coastal Queensland, Burrum Heads is a fantastic destination for any holidaymaker. Due to the peace and serenity, Burrum Heads offers, it is popular with those with young families and those who want to get away from the stress of the real world. Burrum Heads gives you the chance to get back to nature by exploring its rivers and creeks where the fishing is just as good as the scenery.
Burrum Heads is a fantastic place if you are searching for quiet and serenity but still want vibrancy. The various rivers and creeks which are scattered throughout the area is a great way of experiencing the beauty of the town in all its diversity. Head towards the Flame Lily Adventures, an adventure park which offers you kayaking trips down the waterways and river fishing opportunities, where you can enjoy the beauty of the natural world and be at one. There is a wide range of family friendly holiday accommodation here in order to be ready to go as soon as you wake up.
If you enjoy getting even closer to nature, why not do a spot of hiking or even cycling. There are a number of great hiking or cycle trails in and around Burrum Heads, where the diverse beauty of the area can be enjoyed up close and personal. You can go as far as you want and still be amazed at the various flora and fauna native to the region. There are many picnic areas and spots where you can engage in bird watching. No matter how old you are, you will be able to appreciate the exquisiteness and tranquillity of Burrum Heads’ natural beauty.
To get the most out of your stay in Burrum Heads, why not stay in your own holiday home. There are many types of holiday rentals to be found in this amazing town. Whether you want to stay in a five star hotel or self-contained accommodation, it will certainly add to the experience of visiting Burrum Heads.
Burrum Heads is known for its peaceful and tranquil atmosphere, but that doesn’t mean that she is boring. Due to the town’s outdoor appeal, there are a number of festivals and events held here each year. Come to Burrum Heads in early April to partake in the Burrum Heads Easter Fishing Event; this three day event is a chance to enjoy countless hours of fishing and win many prizes. The event has been running for 20 years and the amount of participants who arrive here year after year from across the country and the rest of world shows it won’t be stopping anytime soon.
There are many other cultural attractions in Burrum Heads. The most popular historical spot is Brooklyn House, which was built in 1890 intended for William Rankin. Today, many of the locals state that the home is haunted, but this doesn’t stop holidaymakers touring the beautiful house before sitting down to a spot of tea in the café on site. Afterwards, head back to your holiday house for a spot of relaxation before you get ready to explore the next part of Burrum Heads.
Visiting Burrum Heads allows you to explore just how amazing this region of Australia really is. Coastal Queensland is inundated with wonderful little towns and vibrant cities waiting for you explore them. During the day, discover the beauty of the diverse flora and fauna and by night, head back to your luxury holiday villa after enjoying the vibrant restaurants, bars and clubs Burrum Heads has to offer you.
Travelling to Burrum Heads is very easy as there are several airlines offering flights to the town’s closest airport, Hervey Bay Airport. Departing from London Heathrow Airport, flight carriers include British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Quantas Airlines, Emirates and American Airlines. Since flight times are so long, flights include stopovers in various cities en route, including Singapore, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, Melbourne and Sydney. Once you are safely settled in your luxury holiday accommodation, you can enjoy the serenity and joie de vivre that Burrum Heads is truly famous for.