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The fantastic town of Woodgate, situated along Fraser Coast, is everything that you could want from a holiday destination and so much more. This little section of coastal Queensland has been a popular tourist destination for several years for very good reasons – all year round there is plentiful sunshine, great beaches, excellent cultural attractions as well as vast shopping and dining opportunities. Little wonder then that thousands of holidaymakers flock here to stay in the fine selection of holiday accommodation in Woodgate year after year.
The beach is the first port of call for anyone lucky enough to come to this wonderful town. Woodgate’s beaches are the best place to bring children of all ages; the younger ones will enjoy playing on the soft golden sands and playing in the surf, whereas the older ones can go snorkelling, diving, swimming, canoeing and kayaking. The endless stretches of pristine beaches are a fantastic view from the privacy of your luxury self-contained accommodation.
But Woodgate is so much more than sun, sea and sand. This is a place where you the beauty of nature meets the serenity of the sea. The town itself is surrounded on one side by the sea and 23,000 hectares of national park. There are several types of holiday accommodation in Woodgate where you can enjoy nature at its very best – wake up with the sweet calls of nature in the morning and fall asleep after a hard day of exploring the diversity of the national park.
Woodgate has some wonderful places scattered throughout where you can enjoy additional periods of getting back to nature. Enjoy a day of bird watching at one of the several allocated spots; Fraser Coast is home to 90 different species of birds, each one more beautiful and exciting to watch than the last.
Hundreds of thousands of holidaymakers flock to coastal Queensland year after year for one special reason – whale watching. Woodgate is one of the best places to visit between mid June and December along Fraser Coast as humpback whales migrate here for the breeding season.
There are many different boat tours which depart at daybreak and spend the day at sea sailing over smooth waters only to have these majestic creatures jump out and then dive back in with an almighty splash. Many holidaymakers choose to stay in private holiday homes where they can gaze out to sea on their own balcony and watch for these amazing mammals in the distance.
Once you have tired of the sea there are excursions where you can enjoy the fruits of nature. Queensland is known for its exceptional wine but its spirits are just as fine. Head out on one of the Bundaberg Rum Distillery tours, which take you on a fascinating journey on how the spirit is produced. Later on, sip a glass or two in the privacy of your holiday accommodation and watch the sun sets over the horizon.
The coast of Queensland is a popular region for holidaymakers. People from all corners of the globe enjoy visiting Woodgate due to its immense natural beauty and vibrant atmosphere. Staying in your own holiday house or serviced apartment is highly popular with holidaymakers of all ages and budgets as it serves as an ideal base for exploring this outstanding region. There are many great hiking trails and nature runs in and around Woodgate, as well as wonderful villages, towns and cities dotted up and down the coast. Head back to your holiday rental via the beach for a truly unforgettable moment.
Millions of tourists find that Woodgate is the perfect destination for several reasons, it’s beautiful climate being one of them. In the summer months temperatures average around 30 degrees Celsius whilst in the winter months it averages around 23 degrees. However, it is always important to make sure that you apply sunscreen and ensure you stay hydrated.
Travelling to Woodgate from London is very easy. There are several airlines which depart from London Heathrow Airport on a daily basis. These include British Airways, American Airlines, Quantas Airways, Virgin Atlantic and Emirates with stopovers in Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Melbourne and Sydney. Once you arrive in Hervey Bay Airport, the closest airport to Woodgate, you will soon be able to relax in your private accommodation and allow the beauty of Woodgate to enchant you.