Stradbroke Island HolidaysCurrently Open
- Address: 2/152 Shore St W Cleveland +61 7 3821 0266, Brisbane, Australia
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Ticket Price: Free
Stradbroke Island is a picture perfect island with an enticing mixture of tranquil inland lakes, unspoilt white sandy beaches that go on forever and are fringed by aqua coloured seas and a rugged coastal landscape. Expect to see whales, turtles, mantra rays and dolphins from Point Lookout on the northern tip of the island. Climate Stradbroke Island has a superb sub tropical climate and the weather is warm throughout the year. During the winter months expect daytime temperatures to be in the low 20's, the evenings in winter can be cool, so pack warm clothes if you are travelling to Stradbroke during this time of year. Rainfall generally happens during the summertime (December to February) in the form of brief thunderstorms in the afternoon. Expect temperatures to be somewhere between the high 20's and low 30's during the summer.
Best time to travel to Stradbroke Island The best time to visit Stradbroke Island is during the summer time (December to February) but be warned that most Australian families take their annual vacations at this time of year as schools have six weeks of holidays. If you do not like crowds then go in either spring (September to November) or autumn (March to May) when the weather is milder and the water still warm. Where to stay If you are 4 - 5 people on holiday together, Straddie Beach Villa could be the perfect place for you. Try Straddie Beach Cabin if you are a young couple on a budget. If you are travellimg as a group of families, Flinders Breeze could be the perfect holiday spot for you. What to see While you are on Stradbroke Island you are guaranteed to find plenty to do no matter what your idea of a perfect holiday is. Go diving off the island, take scenic walks, play golf or go swimming on one of the spectacular beaches on Stradbroke Island. You could also kick off your shoes and relax, island style. Nightlife For spectacular views of the ocean and mainland while sitting back soaking up the relaxing atmosphere and sipping on a couple of drinks, head straight to Point Lookout SLSC at the north east tip of the island. Catch a quick water taxi across to the members club and enjoy a great night out in excellent company.
There are numerous bars and pubs dotted around the island as well and with the laid back, holiday feel all around you, you’ll be having the time of your life! Eating out? Overlooking Frenchman’s beach, Look Cafe and Bar serves breakfast, lunch and supper. Enjoy their delicious Mediterranean menu, simply prepared and elegantly served with some fine wine. For the freshest, tastiest and most succulent takeaways and sit down meals around be sure to visit Fishes at the Point. Open for breakfast, lunch and supper and they charge no corkage fee so bring your favourite bottle with you or try something exotic from the fully licensed cocktail bar. La Focaccia is another option and this cafe offers fantastic views. The breakfast is tasty and the environment here is relaxing. Their prawn and avocado salad is mouthwatering. Oceanic Gelati Bar is a coffee shop that serves strong coffee at any time of the day. you can also order your ice cream here. You can also go to Domain Cafe or Amis. Amis combines North African and Asian dishes and they use fresh local produce. They will not disappoint you. Festivals and Events The biggest day on the Stradbroke Island calendar is undoubtedly the Straddie Salute Multisport Festival. Featuring 3 events over 2 action-packed days it has become a “must-do” weekend for anyone and everyone in the immediate area comprising of a crystal clear ocean swim, a beautifully scenic adventure run/walk and the ultimate off-road challenge: The Straddie Salute Off-road Triathlon.
Also look out for the Lines in the Sand Music Festival in June/July and the Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel Seafood Festival in August.
18.74% of people who visit Brisbane include Stradbroke Island Holidays in their plan
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95% of people start their Stradbroke Island Holidays visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
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