2 Day Moreton Island Experience

Four Wheel Drives Snorkelling Camping Meals

Travel with Sunrover Tours to Moreton Island on this 2 day Moreton Island Experience. Discover an island of breathtaking wilderness where man has had little influence. Cruise across the Moreton Bay Marine Park, where you may see dolphins, turtles and dugongs.

Once you set foot on the island, the action begins! Spend the morning on the slopes sandboarding. This is great fun and there are both gentle and steep sand dunes for all ages, with options of lie down and stand up boards. Depart the beach and head to the lakes where you can swim and snorkel or sit back and relax.

Overnight accommodation is camping at Blue Lagoon. Relax around the campfire or head to the beach for a moonlight walk or swim. After breakfast, enjoy the views from Mt Tempest, the world's largest sand dune. Here you have great photo opportunites of the vista to Brisbane, Redcliffe, North Stradbroke and Redlands. End your 2 day adventure with snorkelling at the Tangalooma Wrecks.

This tour is an excellent addition to your itinerary on your next holiday to Queensland.

TopItinerary

Day 1: Depart Brisbane on this fully guided off-road adventure, and eco-experience on Moreton Island. Travel across Moreton Bay Marine Park on the luxury Micatt Sea Ferry, spot dolphins, fish and sometimes whales, dugong and turtles. Arrive at Moreton Island's west coast and Sandy Beach, where the ferry pulls up alongside the famous Tangalooma Shipwreck a highlight of your tour.

Arrive the famous Desert sandhills for Sand board action. Spend the morning on the slopes, fully guided with all equipment supplied. This is great fun, both gentle and steep sand dunes for all ages. Depart the beach via the lakes, beautiful wildflowers and birdlife to remote surf beach. Take a short coastal forest walk to the sand filtered fresh waters of Blue Lagoon (window lake). Relax, swim, photo, snorkel. This is your great campsite for the next couple of days.

Enjoy a fresh picnic lunch in nature's paradise overlooking Golden Beach. Drive to aboriginal midden site and ancient fish trap and on to wild Cape Moreton lighthouse and breathtaking views to Flinder's Reef. Great land based whale watching, dolphins, turtles and more. Explore Honeymoon Bay Beach and Champagne Pools. Spend the afternoon enjoy the beaches, and lagoons, with great walks to First Bay, North Point, Camp grounds, Lighthouse, Yellow Patch and fresh water lagoons.

Settle into your campsite and enjoy entree, BBQ fish and cold drinks. After tea, try moonlight beachwalk or night swim.

Day 2: Start with a tropical breakfast overlooking the beach. Take time for a beach walk or hike. Enjoy the freshwater creeks, surf beach views or a swim at Blue Lagoon. Take a hike to Lake Honeyeater. After breakfast travel the beach to Mount Tempest - the world's largest sand dune - great views to Brisbane, Redcliffe, North Stradbroke and Redlands.

After the morning activities enjoy a lunch with cold drinks, fresh breads and fruits and cold meats. The afternoon is spent on Moreton Island west coast. Take time for a marine search after lunch. Spot dolphins, turtles, fish, stingray and sometime whales. Or check out the West coasts wrecks of Bulwer (famous for a lack of people), or Tangalooma shipwrecks.

Snorkel among tropical fish and look for dugong, dolphin and turtle before a quick walk. Tangalooma wrecks lookout or beach walks. Board the luxury ferry with sunset over the Bay.

TopHighlights

  • Tangalooma shipwrecks
  • Sandboarding
  • Blue Lagoon
  • Golden Beach
  • Champagne Pools

TopInclusions

  • Guide/Eco Driver, fully guided 2 days
  • All meals on island
  • All camping gear supplied and setup
  • Choice of 1 , 2 , 3 and 4 person tents
  • Under cover areas, Tables and Chairs, Eco Camp fire
  • 4 National park showers and toilets
  • All Sporting equipment - Snorkel, sandboard
  • 4WD Transport
  • Brisbane pickup and Return Brisbane

TopTimes

Departs: 7.00am Monday, Wednesday and Saturday from Bus Stop 125, Roma Street (out front of Brisbane Transit Centre, opposite Qld Police station)
Returns: 7.00pm

TopAdditional Information

Children: 4-14 years are charged at the child rate
What to Bring: Swimmers, Towel, Footwear, sunscreen, hat, insect repellent
Excludes: National Park levy per person payable on departure
Operated By: Sunrover Tours

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