Looking for things to do in Hervey Bay?  Sanctuary Lakes Fauna Retreat in Hervey Bay offers a variety of packages to help you enjoy your stay.

Whether you are wanting to spend some time out on the water with our friendly whales or heading off for a romantic sunset cruise, we are able to create a package for you.  A day trip to Fraser Island is a must.   Why not stay another day and spend time out with the dolphins and rays.  Snorkel through the beautiful clear waters and walk on the pristine sands.  Maybe you’d like to join a dive cruise to see the amazing Tobruk which lies a short distance from our Marina.

We can also help you with lots of land based activities and packages.  Visit local wineries, restaurants and cafes.  There are lots of local markets, water sports and activities for the children.  Join us for an art retreat or let us help you cuddle a koala.  There is plenty to see and do in Hervey Bay and along the Fraser Coast.  Let us help you create the perfect holiday.

Weekend Art Retreat


This fun-filled workshop is suitable for adult artists of all skill levels, and focuses on unleashing your creativity through a series of doodling, glazing, intuitive painting and negative painting experiments. This workshop is well-suited to artists who may be lacking inspiration and are looking for unconventional ways to break through creative barriers. Harness your unique artistic style and create quirky, colourful artwork from your imagination, without the need for photographic reference material. 

Inclusions:                                                 PRICING:

2 days of tuition and fun – morning tea and light lunches included                    $250 per person

Breakfast is available for all participants at an extra fee                                      $15 per person per day

Villa for 1 or 2 people   (contact us for promo code to book)                              $200 for 2 nights