Things to do on Stradbroke Island

Things to do on Stradbroke Island

What to do on Stradbroke Island?

Things to do on Stradbroke Island
Stradbroke Island

Stradbroke Island is one of the largest sand islands in the world. Fraser Island is the largest. One of the first things to do on Stradbroke Island is of course to get there. See below for more details.

The Island is situated at the southern end of Moreton Bay. The island is known locally as ‘Straddie’. Straddie is 38 km long and 11 km wide. It is a great place to be no matter where you end up.

North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island is a picturesque place with an enticing blend of rugged coastal landscape, tranquil inland lakes, and unspoilt pristine of white sandy beaches. These wonderful beaches stretch into an endless horizon fringed by the aqua blue ocean.

Whales, Dolphins and Turtles

Whales, dolphins, turtles and manta rays can be seen from the spectacular Point Lookout, one of Stradbroke’s three main towns. The island contains important wetlands, freshwater lakes, waterways and lagoons. The freshwater lakes on Stradbroke Island are excellent for picnicking and swimming.

Point Lookout, Dunwich and Amity

The three towns of  Point Lookout, Dunwich and Amity Point have retained their village atmosphere. They offer a variety of cafés and restaurants. The island is a mere 30 km southeast of Brisbane. It is less than an hour away. Why so slow? There’s no road.  You can catch a ferry from a place called Cleveland across Moreton Bay.

Beautiful Island

Excluding the many thousands of visitors you’ll discover that only 2,000 to 3,000 lucky people actually live here. They get to enjoy this beautiful island all year round. Make the most of your stay whilst you can.

Things to do on Stradbroke Island

Things to do on Stradbroke Island include:
• 4WD tours
• Diving
• Golf
• Sailing
• Swimming
• Sea Kayaking
• Fishing
• Bird Watching
• Picnics and BBQs
• Scenic Walks

Or just do nothing and take it easy. For more to do in Stradbroke Island

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