Visiting the most northern-most beaches of Fraser Island-K’gari, it’s hard to tell there was ever a bushfire, let alone one that tore through 87,000 hectares of the World Heritage Site.
Trees have shed their layers of blackened bark, sprouting new growth — much to the delight of campers.
“It’s nice and green and rejuvenated, it’s fantastic,” visitor Nick Parry said.
The island has been a popular destination over the Easter school holidays, with most of the accommodation completely booked out.
A year like no other