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FAMILY FUN ATTRACTIONS BUNDABERG

Family Fun Attractions Bundaberg provides a comprehensive QLD Tourism profile for you to find your business in your local Bundaberg 4670 area. The information presented is the most recent available and updated regularly.

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Bundaberg Railway Museum

Corner of Wilmot and Station Streets, Bundaberg QLD 4670

Bundaberg's first railway station, built in 1881 as an outlet for the Mt Perry railway bringing copper from the mines, is now preserved as a railway museum. Located some 500 metres from its original site, the museum houses a wide variety of railway items past and present.

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Bundaberg Distillery Tour

Whittred Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

In 1888, the first barrel of Bundaberg Rum literally rolled out of the production line. 110 years later, Bundaberg Rum, through its trials and tribulations, has gained recognition as one of Australia's famous Aussie spirits. In 1986 the Bundaberg Distilling Company appointed its first tour guide and demand soon saw the need to expand the tourist operation.

A guided tour will have you look, feel and taste your way through the making of the Famous Aussie Spirit. Starting with the raw material molasses, to the aromas of maturing spirit, your temptations will run high for a refreshing sample in the bar with a variety of Bundy mixes and Rum liqueur based drinks.

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The Bundaberg Barrel

147 Bargara Road, Bundaberg QLD 4670

Discover the secrets of Bundaberg Ginger Beer with a variety of hands-on activities at the home of ginger beer.

Take an amazing journey through the True Brew Experience Tour. Use our interactive touch screens to see what happens to the humble ginger root as it's mushed, crushed, brewed and fermented to make the world's finest ginger beer.

Treat yourself to an amazing 15 minute 3D hologram adventure with "Doug's Promised Land" in our theatre.

After you've learnt where it all began, how far we've come, and what we do, it is time to start tasting. Our Sampling Bar offers free product tastings of our whole range of brewed drinks - at last count there were eleven delicious flavours, including our Ginger Beer. Then have a browse in the gift shop, we always have new and interesting gifts.

So round up the family and come and visit us, take the entertaining True Brew Experience Tour, and of course pick up a few Bundaberg drinks to take home.

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Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery

1 Barolin Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

The Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery is the caretaker of the Bundaberg Regional Council Collection on behalf of the community of Bundaberg and the Bundaberg Regional Council. The Arts Gallery's role is to develop preservation and conservation plans and practices to ensure the future protection of this Collection and to make it accessible to the Bundaberg and district community through exhibitions and public display.

The Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery's permanent collection is comprised of four sub-collections which amount to over 400 works across all art forms. The Collection sub-sections include: The Dr Egmont Schmidt Memorial Collection, The Bundaberg Regional Council Corporate Collection ( which now includes the former Burnett, Isis and Kolan collections), The Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery Collection and the Bundaberg Public Art Collection.

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Bundy Belle River Cruise

3 Quay Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

Relax and enjoy a two and half hour cruise on the beautiful Burnett River aboard the fully restored classic river ferry, the gorgeous Bundy Belle. Tours depart from the Riverside Parklands Ferry Terminal and include full commentary on the river's colourful history.

See the famous Bundaberg Rum Distillery, the Bulk Sugar Terminal, the busy Port of Bundaberg, the ocean going yachts moored at the Bundaberg Port Marina and the trawlers unloading at the seafood processing plants.

Enjoy the tranquillity of the river's lower reaches - sit back in comfort in the roomy cabin or upstairs on the deck and see the resident dolphins in this magnificent river system. On returning enjoy light refreshments or a meal at the River Cruz Cafe.

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Bundy Bowl and Leisure Complex

17 Lester Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

Although Tenpin Bowling is our speciality we have many other exciting features to make your visit one to remember.

From the largest video arcade in Bundaberg to our newest attraction - Crazy Dodgems, we put fun back into your day. Our Bistro can cater for any function and we have packages to suit your needs. Check out our awesome Zone 3 Laser Tag, Children's Birthday Parties, Social Club Outings, Fundraisers, Christmas Parties, Bowl-a-thons....
you are only limited by your imagination.

So 'For Loads of Fun All in One' come and see us at
Bundy Bowl & Leisure Complex...you'll be glad you did!

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Footprints Adventures

PO Box 7222, Bundaberg QLD 4670

Just two of the many good reasons to make FOOTPRINTS to BUNDABERG!!
It's off the trail and full of surprises and Footprints Adventures can show you them all. The First law of Nature.
In the natural world, everything is connected to everything else in ways that are not only more complex than we understand ... but more complex than we can understand.
The Second law of Nature
Because of the first law of nature, there is no such thing as a free lunch!!
Based on this philosophy, Footprints
wants you to enjoy nature on its own terms in a friendly, homestyle environment.

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Hinkler Hall of Aviation

Cnr of Mount Perry Road and Young Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

Set in the lush Bundaberg Botanic Gardens, the Hinkler Hall of Aviation brings to life the adventures and achievements of Australia's famous pioneer solo aviator Bert Hinkler. Become part of the story through interactive displays; fly like Bert on distinctive glide and flight simulators, be enthralled by Bert's life achievements in the movie theatrettes and sit in the replica Avro Baby aircraft. With numerous full size display aircraft exhibits and unique museum artefacts, including the beautifully restored Hinkler House ‘Mon Repos’, Bert Hinkler’s relocated Southampton home, this memorable and extraordinary experience to Bundaberg, Queensland is a must do aviation adventure.

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Essence Spa and Beauty

Shop 1, 31 Woongara Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

At Essence Spa and Beauty we strive to provide professional and exceptional day spa services above rest. We aim to help solve all clients needs and concerns, with the highest in quality treatments for both women and men in a devine and tranquil environment.

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Bundaberg Coaches

20 Verdant Siding Road, Thabeban QLD 4670

Bundaberg Coaches is a family owned coach tour and charter operation with an ever-increasing reputation for innovative tours, quality coaches and unbeatable value for money.

With the most modern fleet of Coaches available in the region we provide a more comfortable, safer and ultimately more reliable service. We are focussed on providing value for money rather than just being the cheapest. We invest heavily in our vehicles to ensure they are maintained to the highest possible standard.

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Burrum Coast National Park

Burrum Coast National Park, Bundaberg QLD 4670

Burrum Coast National Park is a showcase of protected coastal lowland vegetation types: paperbark swamps (with cabbage palms - especially in the Woodgate section), wallum heaths and mangroves. The Kinkuna section features a narrow picturesque beach, low coastal dunes, tea-coloured waterways and flat sandy plains. Explore the Woodgate section on a wheelchair-accessible boardwalk across a melaleuca swamp or along walking tracks to viewing and fishing platforms, and a bird hide. Canoe across the river, go birdwatching your try your luck at fishing. Enjoy camping at Burrum Point or behind the dunes at Kinkuna (both four wheel drive access only). In late winter and spring, delight in the wallum heath natural wildflower show.

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Lady Musgrave Island Dive Sites

Great Barrier Reef, Bundaberg QLD 4670

Lady Musgrave Island on the Great Barrier Reef is accessible from either Bundaberg or the Town of 1770. This 44 acre coral cay sits in a lagoon of approximately 3,000 acres with 14 world class dive sites: Manta Ray & Entrance Bombies, Napoleon's Wall and The Drop-off to name a few. Snorkel the shallows or dive coral gardens on the northern side and the extensive drop-off on the southern side. Divers and snorkellers may come face to face with manta rays, turtles, schooling fish, reef sharks, colourful reef fish, stingrays, and even sea snakes.

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Kinkuna Section

Off Coonarr Road, Bundaberg QLD 4670

Kinkuna section of Burrum Coast National Park preserves a wilderness area of coastal vegetation and wide, unspoilt beaches, just 30 kilometres south of Bundaberg. The Burrum Coast National Park which also incorporates both Woodgate and Burrum River sections is part of the Great Sandy Region, of which Fraser Island is best known. Kinkuna offers a true coastal wilderness experience for camping or hiking. Sand tracks lead through the predominantly flat landscape dense with vegetation and along the oceanfront. Kinkuna section is renowned for its springtime wildflower displays. The vegetation of coastal heath and banksias grows in poor, sandy soils either swampy or very dry and as is often the case, these types of areas put on a spectacular wildflower show - where it seems every bush and tree is covered in pale blossoms of white, pink and yellow hues. August to October is the peak time to view these wildflowers here, in Woodgate section and also just to the north at the Coonarr Wildflower Reserve. Kangaroos and wallabies, emus and abundant birdlife are features of the park.

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Bundaberg War Nurses Memorial and Park

Bourbong Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

A pavilion in Bundaberg is Queensland's only war memorial specifically honouring the women who tended the injured behind battlelines in WWI. The sugar city's mayor FH Buss officially opened the Bundaberg War Nurses Memorial on 15 October 1949. The stucco and terracotta tiled building with arched openings cost more than £1000, raised in just seven weeks by public subscription and fundraising by Bundaberg General Hospital and the women of the Red Cross. The memorial honours 12 local women who served as nursing sisters in WWI and four who served in WWII, two of whom died: one as a Japanese prisoner of war and the other in the sinking of the Centaur. The Memorial Pavilion can be found in a triangular-shaped park planted with palm trees, dominated by a water tower, opposite the Bundaberg Base Hospital.

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Bundaberg Port Marina

15 Marina Drive, Bundaberg QLD 4670

The marina offers visitors to the Coral Coast a first class marina facility to access the wonders of the Southern Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage listed Fraser Island. Visitors and patrons enjoy the relaxed marina "feel" with manicured grass areas and well maintained gardens for you to soak up and enjoy while eating fish and chips beside the river from our takeaway seafood shop. As the "most popular entry point" into Australia, the marina has a diverse range of cultures and vessels that constantly change giving a unique experience for visitors to the region.

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Bundaberg Distilling Company Bondstore

Avenue Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

The Bundaberg Distilling Co. was born in 1888, when a band of ingenious Sugar Millers turned a horrendous Molasses surplus into fine Rum. 125 years later, more than 85,000 people visit the BDC Bondstore each year, and not a single one leaves disappointed. Some don't leave, they stick around and soak up the atmosphere of the Bundy Bar, sampling sweet rum at the source. There are two tour options: BDC Story Self Guided Tour - Touch panels and interactive visual displays bring over 125 years of crafting rum to life. You can make this tour as long or as short as you want. BDC Distillery Experience Guided Tour - Your tour guide will lead you to the swirling wells of molasses, mysterious processes of fermentation and distillation, around to the grand Barrelhouse where you walk through an historic oak vat the size of a small house, and then finally to the bottling plant. Adult guests aged 18 years and over (LPA+) are also invited to two samples in the Bundy Tasting Bar at the conclusion of the tour. You can visit the retail store even if you do not go on a tour.

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Moncrieff Entertainment Centre

177 Bourbong Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

The Moncrieff Entertainment Centre is situated in the heart of Bundaberg, and is owned by the Bundaberg Regional Council. Named after the 1930’s songbird Gladys Moncrieff, this well attended and popular venue showcases both international and national touring shows, community entertainment, conferences and presents live simulcasts from Queensland Theatre Company and Symphony Orchestra .   $7 is all you will pay for second run, independent art house and classic movies, which are screened almost daily in the spacious and comfortable 865 seat auditorium. Candy Bar and licensed Bar are open during performances. 

The Moncrieff presents shows and movies for all ages, and ratings and warnings are listed on the web site with each event.

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The Whaling Wall

Bourbong Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

The Whaling Wall, measuring six stories tall, is a fantastic marine-life wall mural on one of Bundaberg's highest buildings in the town centre. A local landmark, it offers great photographic opportunities from several locations in the Central Business District. Check it out on your way through town or wander past if you're staying nearby.

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Bundy Bowl and Leisure Centre

17 Lester Street, Norville QLD 4670
The tourism award winning Bundy Bowl and Leisure Centre is the largest indoor family leisure centre in regional Queensland. Open seven days and nights per week the fully air-conditioned facility has over 3,500 square metres of leisure activities on two floors. There are 16 lanes of tenpin bowling with computer scoring, licensed cafe and upstairs function and bar area, gigantic indoor children's slide which is six metres high, children's playground and jumping castle plus tiny town area for children up to four years, ball pit and children’s climbing area. Enjoy family interactive video games arcade and pool tables, full size electric dodgem car arena just like at the show, zone three laser tag the real life adventure game with 16 laser tag packs, Jurassic putt black light mini golf arena with lifelike 3D dinosaurs T Rex/Bracasurus standing four and a half metres high – the only such attraction seen anywhere in Australia.
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Southern Great Barrier Reef

The Southern Great Barrier Reef, Bundaberg QLD 4670
The Southern Great Barrier Reef is your first jumping off point travelling north to see one of the wonders of the natural world. Featuring the coral isles of Lady Musgrave, Lady Elliot, Fairfax, Hoskins and the coral reefs of Fitzroy, Boult, Llewelyn - day tours, resort stays and wilderness camping and multi day scuba diving tours are available. The Southern Great Barrier reef is renowned world wide for scuba diving and it's pristine, unspoilt beauty. Only six operators access this region of the reef, an area of over 150000 square kilometres. Manta Rays, turtles and migrating Humpback Whales are an icon of this area, as is the fantastic year round visibility. Bundaberg and the Town of 1770 are your two gateways to visit the Southern Great Barrier Reef. Cruises depart Bundaberg to Lady Musgrave Island and flights depart to Lady Elliot Island and also to other cays and reefs on a day cruise. From the Town of 1770, cruises depart to Lady Musgrave Island and Fitzroy Reef. There's also the wonder of life on a coral cay - for birdwatchers, nature lovers and even geologists - you don't even have to get wet!
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Hinkler Central Shopping Centre

16 Maryborough Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670
Hinkler Central is the premium shopping destination in the strong regional centre of Bundaberg. The Centre is ideally located on the southern edge of Bundaberg's Central Business District, just 360 kilometres north of Brisbane. Hinkler Central offers the convenience of Coles, Woolworths, Kmart plus over 60 specialty stores including well known favourites Bras N Things, Surf Dive and Ski, Cotton On, Collette and Smiggle. The Centre offers a relaxed, air conditioned, single level shopping experience and features a superior combination of fashion, homewares, food and leisure retailers with over 1000 free parking spaces including undercover.
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Boreham Park and Playground

Dunn Road, Avenell Heights QLD 4670
Situated in the suburb of Avenell Heights, Boreham Park is the only playground that houses a kids pedal powered monorail. Re-opening in April 2014 after a major refurbishment this park also offers flying foxes/ziplines, climbing equipment, swings, bike trails, basketball hoops and football goals. There is fun for the adults too with an exercise circuit that can be done at your own pace. This playground is large enough to take a ball and play a game of soccer or footy.
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Mon Repos Beach

Mon Repos Road, Mon Repos QLD 4670
Mon Repos is home to Australia's largest concentration of nesting sea turtles. Mon Repos caters for everyone from young families to the grey nomads. You will find historical, environmental and leisure activities at Mon Repos. From mid October to the end of April (during Turtle Season) , public access to the beach is restricted from 6pm to 6am. Mon Repos is well known in aviation history as the location of Bert Hinkler's first hangar trial flights in 1912. Known as one of Queensland's longest beaches, and the most undeveloped, you will find basalt rocks bordering the beach and a rocky outcrop midway up the beach. A gorgeous location to capture the sunrises of the region.

The Auswide Bank and Stroud Homes NYE Spectacular

21A Quay Street, Bundaberg Central QLD 4670
See the New Year in at the 2016 Auswide Bank and Harvey Norman New Year’s Eve Fireworks Spectacular. This free, fun-filled family event will be celebrated in Bundaberg’s Central Business District, and will feature two dazzling fireworks displays at 8.30pm and midnight that will emanate from the Burnett Traffic River Bridge. Market stalls, food vendors, kids’ amusement rides and entertainment at Anzac Park will add to the party atmosphere....

Bundaberg City Heritage Treasures

271 Bourbong Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670
Bundaberg has a wealth of heritage treasures for the history-conscious. This journey is a small sample taken from the heritage walk, including School of Arts, Post Office, Linden Clinic, Dental Surgery, Old Australia Bank, Christ Church and the Holy Rosary Church. Further details on these buildings can be found at the local information centre....

Bundaberg Cup

University Drive, Branyan QLD 4670
Australia's richest Touch Football knockout. Teams from around the country are getting ready to nominate for the richest Touch Football prizemoney purse in Australia, AUD20,000, to be shared across various men's, women's and mixed divisions in the lead-up to November's event. In addition to providing a wonderful prizemoney knockout opportunity for players, officials and volunteers in regional Queensland, the Bundaberg Cup also promises to provide a major boost to the region's tourism industry. International, inter (Queensland) and intra-State teams will compete for the prizemoney in a carnival atmosphere at the Greg Duncan Fields, Bundaberg. The inception of the Bundaberg Cup provides a significant addition to the wider Touch Football events calendar. More importantly, it provides another significant regional opportunity to boost the profile and leverage the sport to increase tourism and participation numbers to key destinations, such as Bundaberg....

Good Night Scrub National Park

Good Night Scrub National Park, Bundaberg QLD 4670
Hoop pines, bottle trees and dry rainforest provide a wildlife haven in Goodnight Scrub National Park bounded by the Burnett River. The river is also one of the known habitats of the unique ‘living dinosaur’ Australian lungfish. With 165 species of birds and 60 butterfly species, Goodnight Scrub is a brilliant place to watch wildlife. While no formal walking tracks exist, firebreaks are accessible by foot. Walk or drive to the top of One Tree Hill for spectacular views....

Bundaberg War Nurses Memorial and Park

Bourbong Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670
A pavilion in Bundaberg is Queensland's only war memorial specifically honouring the women who tended the injured behind battlelines in WWI. The sugar city's mayor FH Buss officially opened the Bundaberg War Nurses Memorial on 15 October 1949. The stucco and terracotta tiled building with arched openings cost more than £1000, raised in just seven weeks by public subscription and fundraising by Bundaberg General Hospital and the women of the Red Cross. The memorial honours 12 local women who served as nursing sisters in WWI and four who served in WWII, two of whom died: one as a Japanese prisoner of war and the other in the sinking of the Centaur. The Memorial Pavilion can be found in a triangular-shaped park planted with palm trees, dominated by a water tower, opposite the Bundaberg Base Hospital....

Handel's Messiah Queensland Symphony Orchestra

177 Bourbong Street, Bundaberg Central QLD 4670
Bundaberg Regional Council and the Moncrieff Entertainment Centre welcome Queensland Symphony Orchestra, the Australian Voices and Bundaberg’s very own Orpheus Singers, to perform the Messiah by Georg Frideric Handel for one performance only on the evening of Thursday 15 December. Centuries on, it is no wonder that the power of this work still draws audiences. Sparkling arias, magnificent choruses and the heavenly Hallelujah! Don’t miss your chance to experience one of the greatest musical masterpieces of all time as presented by the Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Handel’s Messiah, the greatest story ever told....

Branyan

Branyan , Branyan QLD 4670
Branyan is a rural/residential district on the Bundaberg-Childers Road, seven kilometres south-west of central Bundaberg. It is also on the Burnett River, and has flat to undulating landscape. Branyan is well renowned by locals and visitors alike for it's Sandy Hook recreational precinct where the Australian Grand Prix speedboats converge annually in November and where locals and visitors alike participate in a variety of watersports on the river. ...
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Bundaberg to Cania Gorge Outdoors Weekend Drive

271 Bourbong Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670
This delightful drive route winds from the cane city of Bundaberg out to stunning Cania Gorge, taking in tiny townships and quaint countryside along the way. You'll enjoy food, wine and rum (of course), historical buildings, vineyards, agriculture and mining, before marveling at the cliffs, gorges, caves and Aboriginal art of Cania Gorge National Park. And it's all within reach on a two-day drive. ...

Bundy Bowl and Leisure Centre

17 Lester Street, Norville QLD 4670
The tourism award winning Bundy Bowl and Leisure Centre is the largest indoor family leisure centre in regional Queensland. Open seven days and nights per week the fully air-conditioned facility has over 3500 square metres of leisure activities on two floors. There are 16 lanes of tenpin bowling with computer scoring, licensed cafe and upstairs function and bar area, gigantic indoor children's slide which is six metres high, children's playground and jumping castle plus Zoo club area for children up to four years, ball pit and children’s climbing area. Why not try their newest attraction, Wild West Shootout and challenge your friends and family with a friendly shootout. Plus Enjoy family interactive video games arcade and pool tables, full size electric dodgem car arena just like at the show, Zone 3 laser tag, the real life adventure game with 16 laser tag packs, Jurassic putt black light mini golf arena with lifelike 3D dinosaurs T Rex/Bracasaurus standing four and a half metres high – the only such attraction seen anywhere in Australia....
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Gin Gin Day Trip

271 Bourbong Street , Bundaberg QLD 4670
This historical town, about 50 kilometres from Bundaberg, is peppered with trees, flowers and picnic beaches and is renowned as an international fishing destination with nearby Lake Monduran. This delightful drive route takes in the Mystery Craters near South Kolan and explores Lake Monduran before heading on to Gin Gin, Goodnight Scrub National Park, and Wallaville. ...