Also known as Straddie or Minjerribah, Stradbroke Island is a dreamy destination for all the nature-lovers out there! So if you like swimming in turquoise waters and endless summer days, make your bags and prepare to let go any sense of stress and just relax on this paradise island. Located 30 kilometres southeast of the centre of Brisbane, pack your snorkel gear, hat and swimmers and prepare for a beautiful adventure.

  • Meet the local giants, the friendly manta rays at Manta Bommie.

  • Do The Goompi Trail, a historical walk , and learn all about the indigenous culture of the region. 

  • Check out the jetty at Amity Point at sunrise and sunset where the wild dolphins come to say hello. 

explore stradbroke island with shakas

Shakas values the true experience. Shakas value real people, real experiences, local history, the natural environment and taking yourself outside your comfort zone. Explore this stunning island with a  team of discovers, explorers, gatherers, thinkers and innovators, who believe there is so much to learn by exploring the natural, local environment around us.

All tour destinations are carefully selected for their appeal and adventure. There’s more to a location than the parties and the people. It’s where the natural environment and people meet, that the magic happens!

Book a day trip with Shakas for an epic experience in Straddie!

  • Ferry across Moreton Bay to Dunwich
  • Visit Myora Springs
  • Cylinder, Home, Deadman’s and Frenchman’s Beach
  • Dolphins at Sunset at Amity Point
  • North Gorge Walk
  • North & South Gorge Lookout
  • Dolphin, whale and turtle spotting
  • Search for koalas, kangaroos and goannas
  • Visit pristine Brown Lake
  • Whale watching (June – October)

Transport – Return from Brisbane. Enquire for Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast

Included Meals – Lunch

Accommodation – None

Free!!! – Free Photos available through our Facebook page

Included Activity – Island tour, wildlife spotting

What to Bring – Comfortable clothing, beachwear, towel, snacks, footwear, camera.



Return transport from Brisbane. Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and private pick-ups can be arranged prior.

Pick-up 7:30am at Roma St Bus Stop 125 at Transit Centre.

Return 5:45pm Roma St Bus Stop 125 at Transit Centre.


We can cater for all group sizes, and offer great incentives for group bookings. Please call for availability. This tour requires minimum numbers to run.