Italian tourist proposes marriage on Fraser Island

AN ITALIAN man has used the beautiful coastline of World Heritage-listed Fraser Island to propose to his long-time girlfriend.

On board a Tasman Venture day trip in Hervey Bay, Luca Marsiglia and Beatrice Rizzo were able to spend a moment alone on a secluded beach at Wathumba Creek before Mr Marsiglia got down on one knee.

"Throughout our holiday I was anxiously waiting for the right moment to ask the question and once I saw the west coast of Fraser Island on our tour with Tasman Venture, I knew this was the place to ask Beatrice to marry me," Mr Marsiglia said.

Ms Rizzo said yes.

Kate Ernst from Tasman Venture said it was exciting to play a part in their special day.

"We have had a few marriage proposals on board over the years and thankfully they have all been accepted to date," she said.

Italian Luca Marsiglia proposed to his girlfriend Beatrice Rizzo on the western coast of Fraser Island.
Italian Luca Marsiglia proposed to his girlfriend Beatrice Rizzo on the western coast of Fraser Island. Contributed

 



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