The Northern Hut is a fabulous timely building situated at Yidney Rocks, Fraser Island.
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Our elevated location location offers spectacular views over 75 Mile Beach and out across the Pacific Ocean. Located approximately halfway up the Island, the Maheno Cottages provide the perfect base to explore the World’s largest sand Island - from from freshwater lakes, rainforests, the infamous Maheno Shipwreck, Indian Head, Champagne Pools…the list goes on…
Newly renovated, this rustic 2 bedroom,1 bathroom cottage is fully furnished and self-contained. Cosy and tranquil, the Northern Hut is a piece of paradise.
The Northern Hut sleeps up to 9 people. The bedding configurations are as follows:
1 x queen bed
1 x triple bunk (i.e. 1 x double bed and 1 single bed above)
1 x single bunk set
1 x single bed
1 x pull-out trundle (single)
The kitchen is fully equipped with a fridge/freezer (gas operated), cutlery/cooking utensils and a dining table and chairs. There is also an outdoor BBQ with outdoor seating.
The Cottages run on a 24hr solar power system, with a back-up generator. We do ask guests not to bring electrical equipment (mobile phone/laptop charges are permitted), as they can rapidly deplete the solar battery stores and risk overloading the system.
BYO - ALL bedsheets, towels, tea towels, pillows and doonas etc. All beds have mattress protectors.
Linen can be hired (in advance) at extra cost - please let us know at time of booking
**Please see separate Stayz listing if you would like to rent both the Northern & Southern Cottages (Property ID: 178746) together for larger groups**
You can reach Fraser Island via barge from Inskip Point (east of Gympie) or River Heads (east of Maryborough). The barge to Inskip Point will provide you with the most straight forward journey to Happy Valley along 75 Mile Beach, however there are many other 4WD tracks leading around Fraser Island if you want to take the scenic route.
You will need a reliable, high clearance 4WD and a vehicle access permit to reach Happy Valley. 4WD vehicles can be hired from Hervey Bay or Rainbow Beach.
Happy Valley is only 1km away and offers all the services and facilities you need to enjoy your stay on Fraser Island. Facilities include drinking water, toilets, ATM, fuel, Australia Post mailbox (cleared twice weekly), public phone, and an Ambulance service.
Full Telstra Next G coverage is available at Happy Valley