Here on Straddie you can do as much or as little as you like. For those that like a little bit of action, choose from day tours, fishing, surfing, diving, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, cycling, 4WDing, whale watching, sand-boarding, walks to mention a few things. You'll never get bored!
We welcome members and visitors to enjoy social cricket games and other family fun days
Yoga with Linda Rago on Home Beach, Point Lookout
Bird Watching Paradise
A Straddie icon
Cycling is a great way to experience the Island at a slower pace
The island's surrounding waters are a marine wildlife wonderland
There is something magical about being close to dolphins, enjoy the experience responsibly
Fishing in the Island's surrounding waters is a destination highlight
Plants range from towering bloodwoods to tiny native violets and fragrant native jasmine.
Some beaches on Straddie are accessible for four wheel driving
Absolute MUST DO for stunning views and abundant wildlife.
A 5.2 km return walk to the lookout on Blue Lake, Karboora
Kangaroos are most reliably seen at sunrise & sunset, but watch out on the roads!
There is a healthy population of koalas on the island, and they can often be seen around the townships
Spring water fed lakes & the largest coastal freshwater swamp in the world on Brisbane's doorstep
Experience the magic of Straddie, above and below the water!
Naree Budjong Djara National Park protects 50% of the Island
A 6km return walk to magnificent views of the Island & beyond
The LINK between the sand and the sea....
A fascinating social history museum, housed in beautiful buildings
Give surfing a try!
Fresh locally caught fish, seafood and bait
Lawn bowls, cold beverages & family friendly meals
Tennis is always a hit!
Immerse yourself in Indigenous culture.
Samadhi Flow Yoga strengthens and tones your body.
At Shakas Adventure Tours, we value true experience.
4WD day tours of Straddie, and camper trailer hire
Convenient, local car hire
Discover Adventures on Straddie with a Cultural Twist
Cycle tours of Straddie
Let Barefoot Dave show you his Straddie
A huge range of fishing, camping and sporting equipment for your Straddie holiday
Presented by Samadhi Flow Yoga, Straddie Yoga and Stradbroke Island Yoga and Massage
Straddie's headlands & beaches take advantage of varying wind & swell directions
Educational tours for groups with MMEIC elders
Why not leave the car on the mainland & walk the island. Slow down, look around, breathe it in
Paula Boo - Musician, Weaver, Ecologist
Thousands of humpback whales swim past Australia's east coast between late May & early November each year
So many wild koalas, kangaroos, birds, frogs & marine animals, so close to the city