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Great Sandy Straits Marina

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“boat club”(7 reviews)
“whale watching”(10 reviews)
“hervey bay”(14 reviews)
The Great Sandy Straits Marina is located in the Urangan boat Harbour at Hervey Bay. We have 176 berths and cater for 8-30m vessels. Our Marina is situated on the doorstep of the whale watch capital in Queensland and is a perfect place to visit as...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Great Sandy Straits Marina 17 Buccaneer Dr, Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4125 3822
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a walk and lunch expecting the place to be bustling especially during school holidays. Very quiet apart from a few tours departing.A few cafes and resort shops.

Thank LMA666
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked to the marina many times while we were in Hervey Bay, the restaurants and cafes are all excellent and everyone was very helpful,Great.

Thank skittles12018
Reviewed August 13, 2018

In our stay, we rented a small boat for a day, we went around the bay, then we stopped at the little island in front of the bay. Lots of bird nests and beautiful nature. Pelicans are so funny. Great experience

Thank oasisplayablanca
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Lovely area with a few shops, restaurants etc. Lots of the whale watching tours depart from here. Plenty of parking.

Thank Pole2Pole_Images
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Marina is losing something -- the shops are looking tired and not much interest to people getting off or on boats - More price friendly shops would be better

Thank Kym C
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Lovely dinner at the Marina with family, very accommodating with my young niece & nephew .. Very pleasant place ...

Thank Penny F
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

The marina is surrounded by a variety of shops, cafes & restaurants & there is a well maintained walkway around, plenty of parking nearby for those visiting the information kiosk or looking to embark on a trip to one of the many nearby islands.

1  Thank SharonJT67
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a great day out for everyone. The staff are very professional, friendly and helpful. Morning tea, delightfully tasty lunch of cold meats, prawns, salads and fresh bread. Afternoon tea consisted of tea and coffee and a platter of nibbles all inclusive, as are...More

Thank Herma L
Reviewed January 6, 2018

Visited the Marina for breakfast at a small cafe, not sure of the name, on the deck overlooking the Marina and dinner at Whale Bay Asian Cuisine. Both meals were excellent. Helpful friendly staff at both establishments.

Thank linheath
Reviewed December 25, 2017

Indulge yourself for breakfast lunch or dinner at the Great Sandy Straits marine Resort restaurant looking over the marina. Some great photo memories to take back with you from here.

Thank Derek H
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June 28, 2018|
Response from Herma L | Reviewed this property |
Parking is not a problem, there is a large, free, public car park, short distance to walk.