With 180 degree views of the Mainland (Redland Coast including the Brisbane City glow and fireworks) Garden Island to the West, Macleay Island, Lamb Island and North Stradbroke Island to the North and East, you are guaranteed glorious sunrises and the sunsets over the Moreton Bay Marine Park waters. Moreton Bay Marine Park User Guide (PDF, 10.6MB) Moreton Bay Marine Park has a number of go slow areas to protect turtles and dugong from boat strike in critical feeding and resting areas. The main attraction is the 30 km of white sandy beaches that back onto bushland. 68% of our known plant species on earth are threatened with extinction, and the Botanical Gardens work to preserve these plants. motorised water sports are prohibited.

Choose your adventure with a range of items including segways, SUP boards, pedal boats and more. The area surrounding the island is Moreton Bay Marine Park so be aware that restrictions apply in some areas.

Tangalooma Island Resort is home to three restaurants, two cafes and a bar that are open to those staying at the resort and to day guests. Thankfully today this no longer takes place and the reef is protected and recovering.

Moreton Island lies 58 kilometres (36 mi) northeast of the Queensland capital, Brisbane. Peel Island, now known as Teerk Roo Ra is in Moreton Bay, east of Brisbane, and is a place of great cultural heritage.

Moreton Bay Marine Park is the only place in the world where significant populations of dugongs and turtles can still be found close to a major metropolitan centre. Green Island (not to be confused with Green Island off Cairns) is a small coral cay island in Moreton Bay, about 20km from Brisbane's CBD. Other islands of Moreton Bay within the Redland City area with very small populations include Peel Island and Garden Island.


It was once home to a lazaret, or leper colony. Tangalooma Resort 5-12 December 2020 for 7 Nights, Sleep 4 Just a relaxing 75-minute cruise from Brisbane across Moreton Bay, and you are on the doorstep of Tangalooma Island Resort. Search through 12,538 real estate properties for sale in Garden Island, Queensland. We’ve all heard that Kauai is known as the “Garden Island.” What isn’t as well known is that it is home to 3 of the 5 National Tropical Botanical Gardens.

Today it is a national park and a conservation park, jointly managed by Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service and the island’s traditional owners, the Quandamooka People. Tour areas include such recognizable areas as the Diana Fountain, Mermaid Fountain, and the Moreton Bay Figs (also known as the Jurassic Park trees since the movie’s filming at the garden in 1992).

Moreton Island is an island on the eastern side of Moreton Bay on the coast of South East Queensland, Australia.The Coral Sea lies on the east coast of the island. It is the perfect place to have a picnic, celebrate a birthday or simply enjoy a quiet moment in the beautiful surrounds. Bribie Island: Moreton Bay's most accessible Island Some people call Bribie boring, I prefer to think of it as a relaxed getaway. One Moreton Bay Fig, located in the upper north-western garden (adjacent to the tennis courts) is 20 metres in height with a canopy spread of 25 metres and 2m diameter basal area. Ian Waters and his brother visited Tindappah Island in the early 1960's and visited his brother's friend, who owned the island and was the only inhabitant on the island at that time. Tindappah Island is located between Redland Bay and Macleay Island and is also known as Garden Island. Peel Island.