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Dingo's Backpacker Adventure Resort
Rainbow Beach, Queensland Australia




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    Rainbow Beach is:
  • famous for itís magnificent Coloured Sands
  • (Inskip Point) is the closest access point to Fraser Island
  • (Double Island Point) has the longest wave break in Australia
  • only 2.5 hours from Brisbane, 1.45 hours from Noosa and 1.5 hours from Hervey Bay
  • surrounded by Great Sandy National Park
  • famous internationally for the Carlo Sandblow, hang gliderís and paragliderís hot spot
  • known for itís long white sandy surf beaches
  • off the beaten track



Dingos Backpacker Adventure Resort is located in the heart of Rainbow Beach, metres from the beach and minutes to World Heritage Listed Fraser Island.

The name Rainbow Beach comes from the rainbow coloured cliffs where 74 different shades of coloured sand can be found. In an Aboriginal legend the cliffs were coloured when Yinigie the spirit of the Gods representing Rainbows was killed in a fight, spreading his colourful spirit across the cliffs.

Rolling surf and kilometres of unspoilt, white sandy beaches is what Rainbow Beach is all about. You can visit the Coloured Sands and other outstanding natural attractions such as the Carlo Sand Blow, Double Island Point and Inskip Point, the launching point for Fraser Island.

The Cooloola Section of the Great Sandy National Park invites you into a four-wheel drive adventure land of rainforest, freshwater lakes and deserted beaches. The Park is full of bush-walking tracks, lakes, and picnic facilities while offering the only beach camping facilities between Fraser Island and Noosa.
    Things to do in Rainbow Beach:
  • sea kayaking with dolphins and other wild marine life
  • surfing or learn to surf
  • canoeing in pristine national park
  • dolphin feeding at Tin Can Bay
  • hang gliding
  • paragliding
  • fishing
  • skydiving with beach landings (see Fraser Island from the air!)
  • shark diving
  • bush walking
  • whale watching (in season)
  • horseriding



    Resort Features
  • FREE pancake breakfast + tea & coffee
  • brand NEW ensuited dorm/double rooms
  • all rooms air conditioned
  • on-site bar and entertainment
  • healthy juice bar
  • cheap meals nightly
  • resort style tropical swimming pool
  • laundry facilities
  • internet
  • travel desk
  • FREE bodyboards
  • funky groove lounge area
  • communal kitchen
  • opposite the bus stop
  • 2 minutes walk to the beach & shops
  • FREE Carlo Sand Blow trip daily
  • chill out in the Balinese style Gazebo
  • garden setting



Fraser Island Self-Drive Camping Safariís...

Fraser Island is our specialty!

The 3 day / 2 night Fraser Island camping adventure departs daily from Dingos Backpackers. You get fully briefed the day before you depart for Fraser Island.

Dingo's Backpacker Adventure Resort
20 Spectrum Street
Rainbow Beach Queensland 4581
Dingo's
tel 1800 111 126
07 5486 8222
fax 07 5486 8200
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