About 20 percent of Australia’s sugar cane comes from the rum production capital. The cultivation area extends to around 600 square kilometres around Bundaberg. Other attractions include a large shipyard and a world-famous turtle breeding area. Bundaberg has the southernmost access to the Great Barrier Reef and popular destination are Lady Elliot and Lady Musgrave Island.

Our Highlights

Watch turtles hatch at Mon Repos
Snorkel the Southern Great Barrier Reef at Lady Musgrave Island
Blend your own rum at Bundaberg Rum
Stroll around the Botanic Gardens

Tick it off the bucket list

Grab a surf lesson and explore 1770
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