Moreton Island Travel Guide

Located on just 75 minutes from Brisbane, Moreton Island is accessible by catamaran and is the world's second largest sand island. Renowned for its unspoilt natural environment, pristine beaches and unique wildlife, the island offers the best of both worlds with plenty of ways to relax as well as the opportunity for adventure.

Surrounded by stunning National Park, Moreton Island offers the ideal holiday destination for learn about some of Australia's most unique ecosystems as well as unwinding in some of the most pure environments Mother Nature has to offer. There are over 80 activities and tours to choose from to explore this truly memorable holiday destination and more than half of them are at no charge.


Tangalooma Island Resort offers a great range of accommodation with six beachfront styles to choose from. Surrounded by lush landscaped gardens and peaceful natural bushland, the rooms enjoy all of the modern comforts and blend seamlessly with the natural environment with finishes in natural textures and materials and large windows offering scenic views. There are also plenty of onsite facilities to enjoy including the Tangatours Active kids club.

About Moreton Island

Moreton Island is also renowned for its amazing nature experiences which allow guests to get up close and personal with the wildlife including a unique bottlenose dolphin hand feeding experience, whale watching cruises, snorkelling, desert safari tours and more.

However if you're looking for something with a more relaxed pace, there are beachside huts which offer fantastic views and are the perfect place to indulge in a pampering massage.

Whether you just want to unwind and watch the world go by, take on the adventures of sand tobogganing or get closer to nature than ever before, Moreton Island offers an amazing holiday experience for everyone.