Things To Do
How to get to North Stradbroke Island
North Stradbroke Island in a Day
Straddie (to the locals) is known for some of the most spectacular scenery found anywhere in Australia. An ideal holiday destination for families, groups of friends and day trippers, the island is famous for its scenic headlands, rolling surf and endless white sandy beaches. Three little townships on the island provide a relaxed village atmosphere with a variety of cafes and restaurants often filled with locals, surfers and sun-baked tourists. Go whale watching from Point Lookout, the best land-based whale-watching site in the world, experience some of the best views on the island from The Gorge Walk or take a dip in one of the island’s freshwater lakes.
Get up close and personal with majestic humpback whales as they pass by the South East Queensland coast to the warm, tropical waters of Queensland.
After a day soaking up the scorching Queensland sun, indulging in a refreshing and delicious gelato is always a treat.
Discover the catch of the day and the wide variety of ocean fresh seafood direct from the trawlers at Amity Point. Open 7 days, 9am-5pm.
The Straddie Markets are a well-known place to hook a bargain in a beautiful location - North Stradbroke Island.
Race Straddie in 2016! The Straddie Salute is Queensland's newest destination triathlon. Swim 750m, Bike 20km and run 8km in one of Brisbane's most beautiful natural playgrounds, North Stradbroke Island.
Straddie Camping offers easy access island camping on idyllic North Stradbroke Island.
Sunrover Expeditions offers one, two and three-day tours of Fraser Island and Moreton Island from Brisbane daily with a choice of camping, staying at Tangalooma Resort, Eurong Beach Resort or Kingfisher Bay Resort.
Fishes at the Point offers a range of hearty breakfast and lunch options.
Straddie Adventures specialises in sea kayaking, sandboarding, four-wheel-drive tours and snorkelling for visitors to North Stradbroke Island.
Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel and Spa Resort offers a great dining experience. Sip, savour and smile with fine food and wine.
One of the world's most ecologically important wetlands, Blue Lake National Park is one of North Stradbroke Island's many natural attractions.