The thriving town of Burrum Heads sits between the crystal shores of Hervey Bay and smooth waters of Burrum River. Its natural beauty and small-town charm beckon visitors, and the beaches at Burrum Caravan Park are the ideal spot for water sports, fishing, and birdwatching. Opt for a Burrum Heads holiday rental by the tranquil coastline and ease into a relaxing summer.
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Filters are conveniently available so you can personalise your search for a great holiday letting in Burrum Heads. You can easily find a letting fitting your criteria in Burrum Heads if you travel with your pet or you never miss an episode of your favourite show, since a lot of the lettings provide Pets allowed or TV. Three features that aren't typical are Garden, Dishwasher and Fishing.
The weather in Burrum Heads
Check out the climate diagram for Burrum Heads. This year, January will have higher average temperatures. July is the coolest month, with average minimal temperature reaching 10°. The rainiest month is January while the driest month is July.
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What to eat on your holiday in Burrum Heads
In the quaint town of Toogoom, which lies between Burrum Heads and Hervey Bay, make sure to stop at the Salty Squid Café for a takeaway meal to enjoy while adventuring outdoors. Owners Karen and Steve, passionate foodies, have devoted six years to making their little café the best in town. They're devoted to quality, and source most of their produce and meats from local providers.
Stop by for a hot steamy breakfast served between 8 AM and 11 AM, and sample scallops straight from Hervey Bay implemented into various dishes, such as omelettes and creamed eggs. Whether you’re enjoying a meal on the outside scenic terrace overlooking the ocean or ordering takeout, the Salty Squid’s commitment to excellence is sure to impress.
Learn a lesson at the Burrum District History Museum
Learn about how coal mining shaped the towns of Howard and Torbanlea at the Burrum District History Museum. Peruse interactive displays depicting war memorabilia, farming, and early architectural plans for the city.
You can discover the historical development of the Burrum Coal Fields, as well as photo galleries and documentary exhibitions. Visit the museum on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9 AM to noon, and Saturdays from 8 AM to noon.
What to Do on Your Burrum Heads Holiday
Burrum Heads' stunning sea views and quaint fishing boats will have you feeling relaxed and at one with nature. Want to make the most of the crystal clear waters? Burrum River (just south of the village) is perfect for swimming, fishing and camping.
Burrum Heads Beach is a flat beach with beautiful soft sands making it ideal for swimming. The calm, shallow waters are considered safe for supervised kids to swim even during high tide, with flat sandy plains at low tide.
Avid fishers and swimmers should head to the beautiful Lake Lenthall, a popular local fishing spot. Those wanting a day trip should visit Toogoom, home to mountain biking trails and a famous restaurant on the water.
Burrum Heads is home to the spectacular Burrum National Park. The park is split into four sections, Kinkuna, Woodgate, Burrum River and Buxton, each with separate walking trails and recreation facilities. Make sure to keep an eye out for dugongs and turtles as you swim in the nearby Burrum River!
But fear not, there are plenty of other activities- from kayaking the Burrum and Gregory River to obstacle courses, enjoying local delicacies or browsing through the shopping street, there's something here for everyone.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much should I expect to pay for a holiday letting in Burrum Heads?
Prices for House rentals and House rentals for holidays in Burrum Heads start at $86 per night.
What holiday rental amenities do people typically look for when visiting Burrum Heads?
The top accommodation priorities for visitors to Burrum Heads are Pets allowed, TV and Internet.
How many accommodation offers are there in Burrum Heads?
There are 45 holiday rental offers in Burrum Heads, with plenty of House rentals and House rentals available.
Are pets permitted in holiday accommodation in Burrum Heads?
Yes, there are 20 pet-friendly holiday rentals in Burrum Heads.
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