Explore the Region after Redcliffe Festival of Sails

Looking for something to do with the rest of your weekend after Redcliffe Festival of Sails? Hatch a plan to explore the region.

There’s too much to see at Moreton Bay without taking the whole family out for the long weekend.

Accommodation

Book accommodation for the weekend in a fantastic location that you can use as a base while you explore the region or to slow down for the day.

Some great venues for your stay are:

  • Oaks Mon Komo: This 4.5 star hotel in Redcliffe is complete with first-class facilities and panoramic ocean views. Watch the sun rise from the Easter, head to the beach, and wind down in spacious modern rooms.
  • Scarborough Beach Resort: Located in Scarborough, this is a perfect place to stay if you want to go outside, walk across the road, and have your toes in the sand. You and the hatchlings will love seeing the sun set over the Glass House Mountains from the rooftop in the evening.
  • Eatons Hill Hotel: Situated near popular tourist destinations, Samford and Dayboro, this 4.5 star hotel serves as a comfortable and modern roost for your Easter weekend.

Experience Moreton Bay Region

For those planning to head out and see the sights, here’s some ideas to try:

Take the Redcliffe2Moreton Express

On Easter Sunday, book a passenger ferry from Redcliffe to Moreton Island on the Redcliffe2Moreton Express.

You’ll be treated to a 40 minute picturesque cruise across Moreton Bay Marine Park, which is packed with wildlife — just try to contain your egg-citement!

View the scenery from above

For the daring, take to the skies with a booking at Skydive Australia, and get a fast-tracked look at the views from Brisbane to the Sunshine Coast.

Take a moment to look around before freefalling 15,000 feet and landing on the beach at Bribie Island. Don’t worry, Skydive Australia’s experienced instructors will ensure you don’t end up like Humpty.

Go on a full day Dolphin Wild Tours experience

Wildlife lovers take note: book a full-day cruise with Dolphin Wild Tours!

Feel the adrenaline while getting towed by a boom-net, go on a guided snorkelling tour, feed fish around the wrecks, and see the wildlife on a marine eco tour. While on the tour, the crew members will share their egg-stensive knowledge with you!

GDay Adventure Tours

Say egG’Day to G’Day Adventure Tours! G’Day Adventure tours will take you around Bribie Island in an experience you won’t forget.

You’ll be hopping into a 4WD, kayaking, seeing some history at Fort Bribie’s WWII bunkers, and take a lookout for some local dolphins. Don’t miss this fantastic tour!

 

There is always more to see in the Moreton Bay Region

Be sure to see some more spectacular natural attractions, during your stay. 

 

Quietly hidden at the southern end of the Bellthorpe Forest Reserve on the Conondale Ranges, Stony Creek is a boulder hopping paradise. 

 

 

Voted as one of the top attractions to visit near Brisbane, Rocky Hole is a stunning swimming hole surrounded by open eucalypt forest to take a dip on a hot summer day.

 

Scarborough Beach Park is a beautiful family friendly park, with sandy beaches for water play, or multiple parks to keep the kids amused for hours of play. 

 

Backing onto the beautiful Bunyaville State Forest Park, the Bunya Crossing Reserve swimming hole caters for all ages

 

 

 

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