Australia / East Coast Tours

14 Day Campervan Road Trip Package Cairns to Brisbane


+ Flexible Travel Dates Available

+ Customisable Tours

Experience the best of the East Coast on our 14 Day Cairns to Brisbane self drive package. With heaps of epic activities included such as a 3 day tag-along safaris on K’gari Fraser Island, the pristine Whitsunday islands and the colourful Great Barrier Reef - you'll see all of the Aussie highlights! Travel in style and at your own pace.

Note: The price advertised is per person, we have divided the campervan cost. Maximum 2 travellers per campervan.

Ready to hit the road? If you find a better campervan rental price, we'll try our best to beat it just let us know! Strap in and let's drive this journey together.

Included Rental & Experiences;

14 Day Campervan Rental

Johnny Feelgood model - Nissan Elgrand
2 Seatbelts, Sleeps 2
Unlimited KMs
FREE table & chairs hire
Power Steering, Air Conditioning
Heat Rejection Window Tint
Cutlery & Utensils, Pots & Pans
Kitchenette with Sink
Stainless Steel Table and Pull-out Chopping Board
25L Non-Potable Water with Electric Pump
Surf Shower
Portable Gas Cooker (gas not provided)
Font and Rear Fridges
All fees (Damage cover, oneway fees included)

3 Day 2 Night K’gari Fraser Island Tour

All your food for K'gari (Fraser Island)
Fuel for 4x4s
Tent, camp mat and sleeping bag
All camping, National Park and vehicle permits
Return ferry transfer
4WD driver training on the beach
All 4x4s have iPod / MP3 adaptor cables
4x4s escorted onto the ferry
Luggage storage and safety deposit

1 Day Whitsundays Islands Adventure Cruise

Hill Inlet Lookout (swirling sand)
Whitehaven Beach
2 snorkels on the fringing Great Barrier Reef
Swim in crystal clear waters
Free use of snorkelling equipment
All meals plus morning and afternoon snacks
Lycra suit or wetsuit hire (winter months only)
Parks fees and fuel levy

1 Day Great Barrier Reef Snorkel & Scuba Dive

2 Outer Great Barrier Reef Locations
Guided Snorkel Tours
Buoyancy vests and Stinger Suits (seasonal)
Snorkelling equipment and tuition
Intro or Certified Dive
Glass bottom boat tour
Marine Biology Presentation
Breakfast, bacon and egg BBQ roll
BBQ Lunch, drinks and snacks
Reef tax, fuel levy & national park fees

1 Day Cape Tribulation Tour

Indigenous welcome ceremony
Free time at Mossman Gorge
Wildlife cruise
Lunch at Cape Tribulation
Guided rainforest walk
Alexandria Lookout
Daintree river ferry crossing
Port Douglas

Eco Everglades Explorer

Advanced Eco-Certified Cruise
Dedicated, informative skippers.


Note: Driving time is based on the direct route

Day 1: Cairns

Suggested Stay (3 Nights)

Welcome to the land down under, mate! Your East Coast adventure is about to start. Collect your vehicle and explore the tropical region of Cairns. With so much to do, you’ll be spoilt for choice including visiting the Great Barrier Reef, the Daintree Rainforest, Atherton Tablelands, skydiving, bungy jumping, white water rafting, and more! Check out Josephine Falls, a scenic waterfall from the tallest peak in Queensland and for an epic swim hole head to the Babinda Boulders surrounded by lush rainforest.


Day 2: Cairns - Cape Tribulation Rainforest Experience

Get ready this morning to hit up an ancient rainforest tour that includes a traditional welcome ceremony at Mossman Gorge, a refreshing swim in the cascading waters, and a Wildlife River Cruise where you can spot crocodiles and other wildlife. This must-do tour takes you through some of the oldest living rainforests in the world and culminates in Cape Tribulation where you can enjoy a tasty lunch in the rainforest. Encounter diverse ecosystems from ferns and shrubs to rainforest canopy and mangroves.


Day 3: Cairns - Great Barrier Reef Intro Dive/ Snorkel

This morning you can tick off another one of Australia's must-do activities - a full day Great Barrier Reef tour. You'll board at 7:30 am for a day packed with fun and excitement as you explore the outer reef. With options to try snorkeling or even scuba diving, you'll spend up to 6 hours discovering 2 spectacular reef locations. Swim alongside schools of tropical reef fish and admire amazing coral formations. Learn about the underwater ecosystem during a glass-bottom boat cruise and Marine Biology presentation. It's a true bucket-list experience that you won't want to miss!


Day 4: Cairns - Skydive - Mission Beach

Driving Time 1 h 51 mins

Suggested Stay (1 Night)

It's time to hit the road and drive along the coast to Mission Beach. This morning you can add an exhilarating skydive to your bucket list?? - landing directly on the sandy shores! Check out Mission Beaches pristine white sands, lush rainforests, and stunning palm trees.


Day 5: Mission Beach - Airlie Beach

Driving Time 5 h 52 m

Suggested Stay (2 Nights)

Wake up early and road trip towards Townsville - the entry point for Magnetic Island. Time permitting, visit the picturesque Murray Falls before taking the journey to Paluma Range National Park, where you can hike to breathtaking waterfalls and swim in crystal-clear rock pools. Finally, reach Airlie Beach - the gateway to the stunning Whitsundays.


Day 6: Airlie Beach - Whitsundays Adventure Cruise

Today you’ll jump on an unforgettable day trip to the Whitsunday Islands! Discover the incredible underwater world of the Whitsundays through snorkeling at one of its most picturesque islands. Then, head to the world-famous Whitehaven Beach for a dip in its crystal-clear waters and a hike to the Hill Inlet Lookout for some stunning views and Insta-worthy sand swirl pictures. With two snorkeling opportunities, you'll get to see the vibrant marine life up close and personal.

Your day cruise is one of the fastest catamarans in the Whitsundays and is proud to be accredited as a Climate Action Leading tour. Encounter a small part of The Great Barrier Reef while taking care of the environment. You’ll arrive back at Airlie Beach around 5 pm.


Day 7: Airlie Beach - 1770/ Agnes Water

Driving Time 7 h 44 min

Suggested Stay (1 Night)

It's time to self drive the coast and explore the charming town of Agnes Water - the site of Captain Cook's first landing in Queensland in 1770. Today you can visit the Paperbark Forest Walk which takes you through a beautiful paperbark forest and is a great way to experience the area's unique flora and fauna. You may want to check out the Discovery Coast Markets held on the second and fourth Sunday of every month, these markets offer a great selection of local produce, crafts, and live music - a must do!


Day 8: 1770/ Agnes Water - Rainbow Beach

Driving Time 3 h 45 min

Suggested Stay (2 Nights + 2 Nights Camping)

This morning you can make your way to Rainbow Beach - the entry point for K’gari Fraser Island, the largest sand Island in the world. Explore the rainbow cliffs, the Carlo Sand Blow for stunning views of the coastline and dunes, search for the rainbow stairs and relax in paradise. You may wish to venture around the surrounding national parks and nature reserves such as the Great Sandy National Park and Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area. There are heaps of breathtaking walking trails and hikes that are great for wildlife spotting. Make sure you're at the Freedom Rainbow hostel tomorrow at 7am for your Fraser Island safety brief tomorrow!


Day 9: Depart Rainbow Beach - 3 Day / 2 Night K'gari (Fraser Island) Tag Along Safari - Dingos

The morning starts bright & early with our compulsory tour briefing at 7am sharp at Freedom Hostel. Here you will be placed into groups and have the opportunity to organise sleeping bag hire and luggage storage. You will also be taught how to drive safely on Fraser Island ahead of your big adventure! Once you have arrived on the world's largest sand island, drive for 1 hour to the Eurong Beach Resort along 75 Mile beach - K'gari's (Fraser Island) own highway with speed limits! There you can grab a coffee and chocolate croissant (own cost) for morning tea. From here, the adventure really begins, as we drive to the famous Lake McKenzie, one of the most popular and picturesque highlights of K'gari (Fraser Island). We stop for lunch and time to swim and relax in the amazingly clear waters of the lake before driving up the beach to your campsite around 3:00 pm. Settle in for an early dinner, some well-deserved drinks and plenty of fun!

Meal(s) included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 10: 3 Day / 2 Night K'gari (Fraser Island) Tag Along Safari - Dingos

The day begins with a quick breakfast to fuel your busiest day on K'gari (Fraser Island)! First stop is Eli Creek, a beautifully clear creek perfect for a relaxing swim. Travelling north, stop at Maheno Shipwreck for a photo opportunity and a short history lesson about this famous K'gari (Fraser Island) icon before continuing on to Indian Head, K'gari's (Fraser Island) highest point. From here you may be lucky enough to see whales and sharks in the ocean before travelling to Champagne Pools for a dip. Lunch is served at either Maheno Shipwreck or Champagne Pools on Day 2. In the afternoon, travel back to camp for dinner and drinks.

Meal(s) included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 11: 3 Day / 2 Night K'gari (Fraser Island) Tag Along Safari - Dingos Return to Rainbow Beach

After brekkie and once packed up, you'll drive to the beginning of the Lake Wabby walk where you'll stride through the dunes to find a tropical paradise! Lunch follows your trip to Lake Wabby before you begin the drive down the beach and back to the barge. From the mainland, head to the 4WD shed where you can unpack and quickly clean the cars. You will return to Freedom Hostel between 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm.

Meal(s) included : Breakfast, Lunch


Day 12: Rainbow Beach - Noosa - Everglades Cruise

Driving Time 1 h 35 min

Suggested Stay (1 Night)

Today you’ll leave Rainbow Beach and discover Noosa’s iconic Everglades off-the-beaten-path! Explore the serene and scenic waterways of Australia's only Everglades on a specially designed eco boat or by canoe. This untouched, pristine wilderness area located within the sand dunes of the Cooloola National Park is home to over 44% of Australia's bird species and offers stunning reflections of the surrounding tea tree infused ecosystem.


Day 13: Noosa – Brisbane

Driving Time 1 h 51 min

Suggested Stay (1 Night)

Up and early… drive to the stunning Noosa National Park where you can hike to the jaw-dropping views of Laguna Lookout. You may also want to head to the quaint town of Eumundi to check out the famous Eumundi Markets, where you'll find unique handmade crafts and local delicacies before arriving into Brisbane’s vibrant city.


Day 14: Brisbane

Your East Coast adventure has come to an end, today you can drop off your rental vehicle and say goodbye to like minded friends and you set off on the rest of your travels. We hope you have made memories to last a lifetime and hope to help you on your next adventure! Fiji or New Zealand anyone….!

Pickups / Departures

Itinerary Vehicle Pick Up - Cairns

Itinerary Vehicle Drop Off - Brisbane

Pick ups & Drops offs are available in Sydney, Cairns & Brisbane

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Optional K'gari Fraser Island $25 - $50 vehicle insurance levy to pay directly.

Please note: Due to seasonal rates you must select the correct travel date or contact us for the exact pricing.

If you are traveling from the 15th Dec - 15th Jan 2024 please contact us for the festive rate.

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14 Day Campervan Road Trip Package Cairns To Brisbane

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