Fraser Island – Moreton Island Sept (school hols) 2014

Trip Leader

Matthew Mountjoy

Tail end Charlie

Trip Classification

Easy – Medium

Vehicle Limit

6 – 8

Meeting Time

6.30 am, Saturday 20th September

Meeting Place

BP Little River

Radio

UHF Channel 12

Essentials

Radio, basic recovery gear, camping gear

We are planning on having 2 massive days of driving to get us onto the Island on the third day. We are aiming to be in Dubbo the first night, where we will stay in cabins/Budget motel to allow for pulling in late and leaving early again the next morning. We are hoping to make it to Toowoomba the second night, where we will free camp. We should be on Fraser Island by Monday afternoon. We’ll set up camp, then kick back and relax. We will have earned it by then!
We will have 5 full days on Fraser Island, before departing for Moreton Island on Sunday 28
th.
We will have 3 full days on Moreton Island.
On Thursday 2
nd September we will leave Moreton Island and begin travelling home, arriving back in Geelong Sunday 5th October.

Some approximate costs for the trip;

  •   Barge to Fraser Island $110 for vehicle only, $170 for vehicle and trailer
  •   Vehicle access permits $43.60 per Island
  •   Fraser Island Camping permit $67 per couple, $134 per family.
  •   Ferry to Moreton Island $274 vehicle only, $457 vehicle and trailer
  •   Moreton Island Camping permit $45 per couple, $90 per family

    Please contact Matthew Mountjoyfor if you have any further questions

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