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Visiting Hervey Bay with your Dog

Here at Quarterdecks Retreat Hervey Bay we offer dog friendly accommodation so you don’t have to leave your four-legged family members at home.  Check out these things to do when visiting Hervey Bay with a dog.

Dog Friendly Parks, Beaches, Foreshores and off-Leash Areas in Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay offers plenty of off-leash exercise areas for dogs to have the opportunity to play, exercise and socialise. 

Urangan (Park) – Vista Street
Located on Vista Street between Becks Road and Round Island Road.
Available 24 hours
Facilities include agility equipment, picnic shelter, seating, dog bag dispenser, water tap.

Urangan (Foreshore) – from Margaret Street groyne to Churchill Street groyne
Located opposite 517 Esplanade, Hervey Bay
Available 24 hours.

Urangan (Foreshore) – from the rock wall south of the harbour, adjacent to Boat Harbour Drive, to Pulgul Creek.
Located opposite 662 Esplanade, Hervey Bay
Available 3pm to 8am.

Urangan (Foreshore) – from the Urangan Pier to the aquarium
Located opposite 595 Esplanade, Hervey Bay
Available 3pm to 8am.

Urraween – Julie Anne Street (Open Space)
Located at 50 Julie Anne Street, Urraween
Available 24 hours
Facilities include agility equipment, dog bag dispenser, fenced, shelter, seating, water tap.

Urraween – Augustus Estate (Park) 
Located at Lot 1005 Blaxland Road, Urraween 
Available 24 hours
Facilities include agility equipment, dog bag dispenser, fenced, water tap.

Urraween – Hershel Court
Located at 14-15 Hershel Court, Urraween
Available 24 hours
Facilities include dog bag dispenser and water tap.

Point Vernon (Foreshore) – between Aplin Street and the Pines Park (with the exception of the southern entry to 40m north of last playground)
Available 24 hours.

Pialba (Foreshore) – between Taylor Street and Zephyr Street, Pialba
Available 3pm to 8am.

Scarness (Park) – Denmans Camp Road
Located at 27 Denmans Camp Road between Totness Street and Parkway Drive, Scarness
Available 24 hours
Facilities include dog bag dispenser and water tap.

 Scarness (Park) – Hervey Street
Located at 41  Hervey Street between Stephenson and McNally Streets, Scarness
Available 24 hours
Facilities include dog bag dispenser and water tap.

For more information and further off-leash dog areas in the Fraser Coast region visit Fraser Coast Regional Council or check out this handy brochure.

Take a long stroll along The Esplanade Hervey Bay 

The Esplanade Hervey Bay
Stretching 17km from Urangan to the northwest ending around Point Vernon, dogs are generally allowed on-leash along The Esplanade.

Please note that dogs are NOT allowed on K’gari (Fraser Island), on Urangan Pier or Torquay Jetty.

Hervey Bay Dog Friendly Accommodation

Quarterdecks Retreat Hervey Bay offers dog-friendly accommodation in our choice of 1, 2 or 3 bedroom fully self-contained holiday villas. Find out more and book your dog friendly Hervey Bay accommodation today.