Burnett River, Sandy Hook, Bundaberg

Burnett River, Sandy Hook, Bundaberg


The paddle


From the launch point turn left and you can head up towards the Bingera weir, after passing Branyan Island and Tyson Crossing. If you turn right it is a short distance to the Ben Anderson Barrage.


How to get there


Bundaberg is north of Maryborough. The boat ramp at Sandy Hook is near a Ski Club, and is off Branyan Drive.


What to expect Ð water conditions, etc


This section of the river is between two weirs.


Distance/Time to allow


You can tailor your paddles to the time that you have available. You can organise interesting paddles of 2 to 4 hours in duration.


Camping facilities, accommodation, etc


There are a range of camping and accommodation choices available in the Bundaberg  area.


Other attractions in the area


Turtles. Coast. Fishing.


Other useful information


Further Information can be obtained from: