Whale of a Time
Celebrate the annual Paddle Out for Whales in Hervey Bay on June 25 for National Whale Day, expected to see more than 6000 people turn out and cheer on around 500 paddlers taking to the water to make a stand against whaling. This year's event will be supported with entertainment, twilight markets and a special screening of the award-winning documentary 'The Cove'. A great Hervey Bay accommodation option is Peppers Pier Resort on the esplanade opposite Urangan Beach. This award-winning resort offers rooms and suites with views of the pool, Great Sandy Strait or Fraser Island, plus facilities include a stunning lagoon swimming pool, fully-equipped gymnasium, on-site restaurants and the indulgent Spa Botanica. Book now for 3 nights and only pay for 2, with 1 Bedroom Suites starting from $245* per night. Call 1300 978 600 or visit peppers.com.au.