South Stradbroke Tourism

Visit South Stradbroke - Best of South Stradbroke

Get lost in the beauty of nature on the South Stradbroke Island that beautifies the northern end of the Gold Coast. What better than a beach holiday take take you away from the daily hustle and bustle?

While the Gold Coast of Australia is home to plenty of beaches, South Stradbroke is an island in itself featuring crystal clear water, water sports, the peace and calmness of nature, the yummy seafood and a lot more. Everything you're looking for in an ideal vacation is hidden in a day trip to this mesmerizing island.

Given the nickname Straddie, this island is the second largest sand island in the world with a 38 kilometer length and a width of 11 kilometer. The island isn't all that a secluded place as it is home to a population of 2500 residents.

South Stradbroke Travel Tips

Essential travel information and South Stradbroke tips for your visit

  • Carry mosquito repellent.
  • Carry sunscreen.
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Facts and Stats for South Stradbroke*

  • Pollution Statistics in South Stradbroke

    Know the pollution level of South Stradbroke before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 16.18 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 23.39 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 32.03 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 29.69 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 18.55 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.39 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 14.06 (Very Low)
  • South Stradbroke: Crime and Safety

    How safe is South Stradbroke for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in South Stradbroke.

    • Burglary and Theft 32.58 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 27.73 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 39.84 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 30.86 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.08 (Low)
    • Attacks 29.62 (Low)
    • Drug offense 52.31 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.23 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.31 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.85 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.48 (Moderate)
  • Living in South Stradbroke - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of South Stradbroke is 188.49 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 64.32 (High)
    • Climate Index 98.05 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 21.68 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.05 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.24 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 85.07 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.12 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 99.91 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in South Stradbroke

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in South Stradbroke

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.05 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 89.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 71.66 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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