Kellys Beach and The Basin
Just across from Bargara Blue Resort is Kellys Beach & The Basin which provides a safe area where the whole family can swim and snorkel in safety. There are many other family friendly beaches to choose from within a short drive including Mon Repos, Elliott Heads, Innes Park, Moore Park, Burnett Heads, Coral Cove and Woodgate Beach. For a beachside picnic head to Bargara Esplanade Turtle Park with plenty of seating, barbecue areas and tables.
Mon Repos Turtle Centre
Witness majestic sea turtles make their unique journey ashore to lay their eggs on a guided tour from November to January. Then watch them hatch and make their journey to the sea from January to March. Learn all about these extraordinary animals, their conservation and the turtle research that scientists dedicate their time to at the Mon Repos Turtle Centre. Click here for more information.
Bargara Golf Club
Within a short stroll is the Bargara Golf Club which offers 18 holes of quality golf, from challenging par 3’s to long par 5’s plus a new clubhouse that overlooks the Pacific Ocean. The Club has a fully stocked pro shop with electric carts and buggies for hire. The Bistro offers and a la carte menu which is open for lunch and dinner Tuesdays to Saturdays. Click here for more information.
Burkitts Reef Dive Site
Burkitts Reef is located in front of Bargara and is a popular shore diving site that is covered in lovely hard corals and home to stingrays, crayfish, moray eels, wobbegongs and typical reef fish including angelfish, lionfish, scorpionfish and butterflyfish. Burkitts Reef is suitable for snorkelers and divers of all levels and expertise. Click here for more information.
Bundaberg Rum Distillery
Located just 15 minutes drive from The Point Resort is the iconic Bundaberg Rum Distillery. Head back in time where it all began and discover the history of the Bundaberg Rum including how it was discovered and how it is currently being produced. Guests can choose from either a self-guided tour through the museum or a guided tour of the distillery. Click here for more information.
Amandine is a family owned and operated farm producing only a enough lavender to supply their in house gift shop. Guests can enjoy a self guided journey through the lavender patch and learn how to propagate your own lavender along the way. Lavender flourishes in the Bundaberg Region with the help of the sub-tropical climate of the Coral Coast. Click here for more information.
Lady Musgrave Island
Board the Main Event which is a luxury, high speed catamaran from Bundaberg Port Marina to Lady Musgrave Island. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Lady Musgrave Island and the Southern Great Barrier Reef by snorkelling or diving amongst coral and tropical marine life. Click here for more information.