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South Stradbroke Island, QLD

Ferry services operate to South Stradbroke Island from Runaway Bay Marina, a 20 minute drive north of Surfers Paradise. The trip takes you to beautiful unpopulated beaches. The island has several resorts that offer facilities for day trippers, including water sports and environmental tours and is also great for beach fishing, swimming and surfing. A seaplane from Marina Mirage can also be used to visit the island.

South Stradbroke Island

Nearest Airport: Coolangatta


  • Eco Tourism
  • Environmental
  • Food and Wine
  • Indulgence/Luxury
  • Soft Adventure
  • Island

Popular Activities

  • Swimming
  • Adventure
  • Fishing
  • Wilderness
  • Wildlife
  • Fishing - Beach
  • Beach
  • Surfing

About South Stradbroke Island

Accommodation In South Stradbroke Island

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Outback Experiences

Luxe Accommodation

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