Back to nature
Most of this huge sand island is a national park. Sandboard down the dunes, swim in the Blue Lagoon, visit a historic lighthouse, or look for humpback whales (June–November), dugong and shorebirds. For a chance to hand-feed wild dolphins, stay overnight at Tangalooma Resort, 1300 652 250; www.tangalooma.com.
40 km offshore from Brisbane; Moreton Island Visitor Centre, 1300 667 386
- Moreton Bay, Recreational Wildlife-watching, Recreational Wildlife-watching
- Moreton Island, Eco-friendly activity
- Moreton Island, Brisbane Islands, Day tours entry
- Moreton and North Stradbroke islands, Kayaking, Kayaking