Palace Freedom 4x4 Private Vehicle Hire
Prices are listed in Australian dollars and include GST.
- Tour Details
Included in price:
Vehicle Hire, Ferry Transfers to and from Fraser Island, Vehicle Access Permits for travelling on Fraser Island, Vehicle Insurance
Available for purchase/hire:
On collection your 4WD vehicle will have a full tank of fuel. You will be required to return the vehicle again with a full tank. Your hire charge includes an insurance excess reducer, reducing the liability payable by you in the event of an accident.
6:30 AM Daily
Your return time is flexible based on your itinerary and needs. Ferry departures off the island run at multiple times per day in morning and afternoon, with the latest departing at 5pm. It takes approximately 45 minutes from the barge return to fuel and arrive back at Palace Backpackers Hervey Bay. (Approximately)
Each adult member travelling in the Hire Vehicle is required to meet at Palace Backpackers Hervey Bay prior to departure for a pre-trip orientation and safety briefing. Times of departure and briefing may vary depending on your itinerary and ferry departure times.
What to bring:
A small day pack with swimwear and towel and change of clothes if required, Money, Driver's license for those over the age of 21 who wish to drive, Insect repellent, Sunscreen, Water bottle and essential medication, Your camera, A sense of fun and adventure!
Fitness level required:
Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Persons under the age of 21 years are not permitted to drive Palace Adventure company vehicles.
Palace Adventures can recommend and book on your behalf any accommodation on Fraser Island. Palace can also suggest multiple suitable places to camp, building your itinerary around this location. Guest's must supply their own camping equipment, food and drink. Palace Adventures Vehicle Hire also requires a $1000 vehicle bond pre-authorisation held for the duration of your trip. This bond is returned in full if the vehicle is undamaged and has not been driven through salt water at the end of the hire period.
Hervey Bay and Fraser Island
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Are you looking to experience World Heritage Fraser Island with a friends or family? Palace Adventures offers 1 day through to 7 day 4WD hire for persons over 21 years of age wanting the excitement and thrills of a self drive safari without the crowds or unknown travelling buddies. Palace vehicles can seat up to 5 persons, and hire charges are based per vehicle - not per person!
Explore one of the 42 pristine perched lakes or simply chill out enjoying the views from Indian Head. However you decide to spend your time, you’re guaranteed to enjoy the tranquillity and peacefulness of beautiful Fraser Island.
You’ll have the freedom to choose where you travel to, how long you travel for and where you stay (if at all) on the island.
Palace will supply you with a suggested itinerary allowing you the opportunity to discover the amazing beauty of Fraser Island, plus provide expert advice on where to stay. On top of this, your hire cost already includes your Ferry Transfers to and from the island, plus your island Vehicle Access permits and Vehicle Insurance. A comprehensive safety briefing will be provided before you depart ensuring you have the best time possible on the island!