Bundaberg travel guide

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You're Going to Love Bundaberg

With a population of 70.826, Bundaberg is a must-see destination in Queensland, Australia. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country.

Where to Eat in Bundaberg

If you’re looking for affordable options, Water St Kitchen (85 Water St) and Rusty Gate Grove Bar & Winery (1 Cottonwood Cl) are great picks.

When to visit Bundaberg

Bundaberg in September
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Bundaberg in September
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Bundaberg in January, when the average temperature is 25 °C, and the highest can go up to 29 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is July, when it can get as cold as 9 °C, with an average temperature of 15 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in January, when precipitation is around 210 mm. In contrast, August is usually the driest month of the year in Bundaberg, with an average rainfall of 20 mm.

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How to Get to Bundaberg


When flying to Bundaberg, you’ll arrive at Bundaberg (BDB), which is located 5 km from the city centre.


Another option to get to Bundaberg is to pick up a car hire from Brisbane, which is about 297 km from Bundaberg. You’ll find branches of Bargain Car Rentals and Apex, among others, in Brisbane.

Airports near Bundaberg

Airlines serving Bundaberg

Qatar Airways
Good (1,702 reviews)
Excellent (1,462 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (589 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (445 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (280 reviews)
Air New Zealand
Good (173 reviews)
Good (165 reviews)
Virgin Australia
Good (151 reviews)
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Where to stay in Bundaberg

Average rates range from around $144 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $201 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Bundaberg

Most booked hotels in Bundaberg

Takalvan Motel
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
Burnett Riverside Hotel
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
Riviera Motel Bundaberg
Good (7.8, Good reviews)
Alexandra Park Motor Inn
Good (7.4, Good reviews)
Oscar Motel
Good (6.7, Good reviews)

Hiring a car in Bundaberg

Expect to pay $1.80 per litre in Bundaberg (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $21.58 and $28.77. The most frequently booked car type in Bundaberg is Economy (Suzuki Swift or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Hyundai Accent or similar) is, on average, 59% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.