Why Bargara

Bargara has long been a hotspot for beach-loving Bundaberg locals, holiday visitors and so-called “sea changers”. And for good reason. Its quiet coastal vibe, affordability and easy access to Brisbane and Bundaberg makes Bargara one of Queensland’s most liveable towns.

Bargara captures the quintessential essence of the ideal Queensland Lifestyle. You won’t hear people complaining about the weather here. Bargara has one of the world’s most equitable climates, similar to Hawaii, making it a year-round bustling burb that doesn’t endure seasonal volatility. Never too hot or too cold – it’s just right!

For those who call Bargara home, it really is the “best of all worlds”.

It’s a picturesque 15-minute drive into Bundaberg, past fields of small crops and sugar cane, to access all the healthcare, education, industry, and retail conveniences of a capital city.

However, in this city, strangers smile and say hello.

Peak hour is three cars deep and lasts 5 minutes at most.

After a long day at work,  school or running errands, locals return home to Bargara to unwind and enjoy a late afternoon stroll on the beach or foreshore walkways.

For visitors, Bargara represents a bygone era of simple beachside living, where all you need is your bathers, a towel, hat, and sunscreen.

Admire the sunrise over the ocean with your morning coffee, wet a line at Rifle Range Beach, drop an anchor offshore to dive or fish, take a dip at Kellys Beach, snorkel from the shoreline at Nudibranch Park or ride waves at Neilson’s Park Beach

Whatever your seaside pleasure, Bargara is the perfect place to unplug and reconnect.

From camping and caravanning, cute seaside motels, family-friendly resorts, comfortable holiday units and houses to luxury oceanfront resorts and hotels, you won’t have any trouble finding somewhere to call home, making your stay at Bargara a memorable one.

Base yourself at Bargara as you explore other nearby regions. Travelling north, south or west is made easy with good highways, regional roads and convenient transport options.

Fall in love with….

Our Climate

We have one of the world’s most equitable climates – it is similar to Hawaii!

Our Lifestyle

The Bargara lifestyle captures the quintessential essence of a truly ideal Queensland lifestyle.

Our Holiday Options

Where do we start?
You will find something for every family and budget.

Our People

You will find friendly locals who smile, say hello and are happy to help or ‘shoot the breeze’! This is a compliment shared by our many visitors and guests.

Nature at its pristine best

National parks, golden sandy beaches, fringing coral reefs, pristine ocean waters, rugged beautiful coastline, stunning ocean foreshores, playground to migrating humpback whales, dolphins, nesting sea turtles and more.

Bargara. It is simply beautiful

Find everything you need locally with all our Bargara and Bundaberg Region services and facilities. There is no need to travel to major cities anymore!