Holiday resorts in the Brisbane area are mainly found on either Moreton Island or on Stradbroke Island. These two magnificent sand islands form the western bastion of Moreton Bay and are among the most scenic coastal islands in Australia. They are a favourite destination, not only for Brisbane residents, but also for Australian families from interstate destinations. They provide a fantastic facility to take the family camping or to stay in a beachfront resort that is set in one of the countries best beachside locations.
On Moreton Island there is one of Queensland’s most popular holiday resorts. Tangalooma Resort is a landmark in the greater Brisbane region with a choice of hotel or apartment style accommodation styles, tours to attractions on the island and a wonderful beach for swimming and water sports. Local dolphins have little fear of man and visit the wharf every evening for a free fish handout. You can bring your own four wheel drive vehicle to the island and go exploring through the national park from the resort.
On Stradbroke Island there are similar attractions. Beautiful beaches and lakes are complemented by wonderful fishing and swimming in pristine surroundings. The Couran Cove Resort is located on the inshore side of the island and includes a marina and excellent boating facilities.
If you would like to stay in a wonderful resort during your visit to Brisbane, give one of these a try.
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