FRASER PROUD: Creatures of the deep drive local tourism

FRASER PROUD: Creatures of the deep drive local tourism

PACIFIC Whale Foundation are at the helm of scientific research.

Royal couple wave to locals in...

Video thanks to Erin Hord from Pacific Whale Foundation aboard the Ocean Defender...

REVEALED: The Fraser Coast business, tourism award finalists

premium_icon REVEALED: The Fraser Coast business, tourism award finalists

Read the full list of business and tourism award finalists

Marine experts head to Hervey Bay for world whale conference

Marine experts head to Hervey Bay for world whale conference

Locals prepare for World Whale Conference and Heritage Sites summit.

WHAT'S ON: 9 things to do on the Fraser Coast (Sept 15-16)

WHAT'S ON: 9 things to do on the Fraser Coast (Sept 15-16)

Your list of activities from Sept 15-16, 2018 on the Coast

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY: Map reveals rise of global problem

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY: Map reveals rise of global problem

For many of us it's a matter of out of sight, out of mind.

‘Brilliant, depressing’ National Geographic cover goes viral

‘Brilliant, depressing’ National Geographic cover goes viral

This haunting image has been praised by social media users.

Kiteboarders ride Pier to Point for cause

Kiteboarders ride Pier to Point for cause

Over $1000 was raised at the event.

WHAT'S ON: Things to do this weekend (December 9-10)

WHAT'S ON: Things to do this weekend (December 9-10)

Our guide of what's on this weekend on the Fraser Coast

Jump on board for Redkite charity day

Jump on board for Redkite charity day

Enjoy a day on the water while helping children living with cancer.

Newborn whale euthanised after volunteers battle to save it

Newborn whale euthanised after volunteers battle to save it

There were signs the whale had been unwell.

Sad end to fight to save beached newborn whale

Sad end to fight to save beached newborn whale

The whale is stranded on a beach in Hervey Bay.

Forget Madonna, our whales bring the best music

Forget Madonna, our whales bring the best music

Forget seeing Madonna or Mariah - this will be music to your ears.

Splash out and see the whales

Splash out and see the whales

Visitors come off the boat wanting more.

Whale watching boats open for a peek and a prayer

Whale watching boats open for a peek and a prayer

Most boats are open from 4pm until 7.30pm, Saturday.

Whale Watching in Hervey Bay

Whale Watching in Hervey Bay

The Pacific Whale Foundation's Hervey Bay whale watching experience demonstrated...

Skipper outraged red tape kept him from saving whale

Skipper outraged red tape kept him from saving whale

The whale was caught in heavy rope off the coast of Fraser Island.

GALLERY: Whale carcass spotted off coast of Fraser Island

GALLERY: Whale carcass spotted off coast of Fraser Island

The carcass was discovered on Tuesday.

Whale entangled in rope off Fraser Island

Whale entangled in rope off Fraser Island

Rangers have been sent to assess the whale.

Whale researchers to run tours in Hervey Bay

Whale researchers to run tours in Hervey Bay

The foundation has spent over $3 million on whale research here.

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