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11
October
2018

Why You Should Visit the Tangalooma Wrecks

Sitting just off the coast of Moreton Island is a cluster of fifteen marooned ships, known as the famous Tangalooma Wrecks. Throughout the history of sea travels, there have been hundreds of ships that have met their doom in the treacherous waters of the ocean, sinking down into the watery graves. However, the Tangalooma Wrecks are different, as they were a deliberate boat wreck. History Back in the 60s, a large group of locals requested a harbour to be built along the coast, for small boats to dwell in. The government instead decided to sink fifteen junk ships along the […]

   
  
11
October
2018

What to do in Brisbane City?

Brisbane is known as the gateway for the marvellous natural attractions within the area. But many don’t realise the city itself is teeming with terrific adventures for the whole family. Park yourself in the city for a day or two and try out some of these epic attractions. Brisbane Wheel For an impeccable 360-degree panoramic view of the city, head to the Brisbane Wheel. Take a seat in one of the Wheel’s gondolas and be glided up the 60-metre heights, giving even the most daring adventurer, a flutter of butterflies in their stomach. The gondolas hold up to 8 people […]

   
  
5
October
2018

What to do in Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast is just that! Lying along Queensland’s bottom coastline, this sunny paradise is brimming with unspoiled natural wonders. Glowing with sand, surf, and sun-kissed people. Things to do in Sunshine Coast Noosa Noosa is the quiet alternative to a busy Brisbane. A relaxing getaway with pristine beaches, incredible wildlife, and boutique shops. Submerge into the natural landscape at Noosa National park, getting you up close and personal with Australia’s flora and fauna. Stroll along Hasting street to shop until you drop at the luxury clothing stores and restaurants. Or perhaps just relax on the beach’s soft sands to get […]

   
  
20
September
2018

Why You Should Visit Moreton Island’s Marine Education Centre?

The Tangalooma Island resort is one of the top beachfront places to visit on Queensland’s famous Moreton island. The stunning island is bursting with incredible attractions, including its most popular, it’s wildlife! With beautiful scenery swarming with both marine and land animals. Tangalooma’s Marine Education and Conservation Centre provides a sustainable way to see these creatures up close and personal. Give it a burl and see these incredible animals in their natural habitats. What You Can Do in Marine Education Centre? Kookaburras Hear the famous manic laughs of the kookaburras on Moreton Island. A daily tour takes you to the feeding […]

   
  
29
August
2018

What to Do on Moreton Island?

Just off the coast of Brisbane, Moreton Island is the third largest sand island in the world. An extraordinary island jam-packed with aquamarine lakes and lagoons, pristine beaches, enormous sand dunes and incredible wildlife. Perfect for any kind of traveller, including families with young children, senior couples wanting to relax, or even backpackers looking for an adventure. Here are the Best Things to Do in Moreton Island: Adrenaline Junkies Feel the need for speed when you climb up the tallest coastal sand dunes in the world. Grab a board and jump on however you like, feet first, tummy on the […]

   
  
24
August
2018

Experience the Brisbane Wheel

The Brisbane Wheel is an iconic landmark that casts a picturesque silhouette against the city’s busy skyline. Set on the popular South Bank part of the city, the wheel is one of the best ways to soak up 360-degree views of the city and its surroundings. Measuring around 60 metres in height, each separate gondola carries up to 8 people, giving you the chance to experience the city from a different perspective with family and friends. The Wheel of Brisbane is open during the day, where you can spot all the major sights in the city, and at night, when […]

   
  
19
July
2018

Things to do at the Eumundi Markets

Set close to Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast marks a popular holiday hotspot for both locals and tourists in Australia. Here, the sparkling shallows make the perfect swimming pool, while the charming towns are great for shopping and tucking into delicious food. Combining a selection of both adrenalin-pumping adventures and more laidback activities, there is plenty to do in the region. One of the most popular attractions is the Eumundi Markets. This craft and fresh produce market is a firm favourite for buying everything from jewellery and handmade gifts to local meats and cheeses. Set up in 1979 by an artist, […]

   
  
25
May
2018

The Facilities at Tangalooma Island Resort

Set just off the coast of Brisbane, Moreton Island is a haven of wildlife and paradise island scenes. Here, the beauty is in the natural attractions, from the sparkling waters of the beaches to the picturesque scenery inland. Tangalooma Island Resort is one of the most popular hotspots on Moreton Island thanks to its world-famous dolphin feeding extravaganza that takes place every morning. Here, the unspoiled splendor of the beach combined with the incredible array of facilities and nearby attractions makes the resort the ideal place to stay on the island. The Facilities of Tangalooma Resort Shops and Services Like […]

   
  
9
April
2018

Things to Do at New Farm Park

New Farm is one of Brisbane’s most exclusive inner city suburbs thanks to its lush riverside location and its eclectic collection of open spaces. The streets here are lined with trees and boast an extensive collection of unique Queenslander houses (look out for the ornate wraparound verandas). Elsewhere, there are plenty of quaint cafes to sip a cup of coffee in and a number of delis that are located in what is known as Brisbane’s Little Italy. There’s a big arts scene, too, with galleries peppered around and artisan shops to duck into. Perhaps one of the biggest draws to […]

   
  
12
October
2017

The Sea Life of North Stradbroke Island

The waters surrounding Brisbane are scattered with picturesque islands that are alive with wildlife and incredible scenery. North Stradbroke Island is one of the more popular islands, sitting snug in Moreton Bay just 30 kilometres from the coast of Brisbane. Here, sprawling lakes meet lush mangrove forests, while native flora and fauna thrive on the expansive beaches and in the surrounding ocean. Animal lovers will enjoy the incredible array of species, while the landscape provides a beautiful backdrop to explore against. There are five main beaches on Stradbroke, each of which boast a great selection of activities, from fishing and […]

   
  
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