Let the people that live and breathe Straddie be the ones to enhance your time on the island. From outdoor adventures and guided tours to cultural workshops, scuba diving and more, there is much to do and experience while you are on Straddie.

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Straddie Kingfisher Tours

Local operator, Barefoot Dave offers the following:

  • Sand boarding 
  • Ocean or Bay kayaking adventures
  • 4WD Eco tour w beach BBQ or Half Day Tours
  • 3 hour beach fishing trips
  • Cultural & bush tucker tours
  • Boomerang painting
  • Local Wedding Celebrant

Corporate, hens, bucks & social groups welcome. You can also customise your very own itinerary.


0409 123 586
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North Stradbroke Island Surf School

Local operator, Murray and his professional and talented team offer:

  • Fully qualified Surfing Australia Coaches
  • Small groups for more 1-on-1 assistance
  • Superb location at Cylinder Beach
  • Quality equipment and delivery
  • Personalised lessons to meet client needs
  • Great for school camps/corporate groups
  • Surfboard/body board hire available


0407 642 616

Straddie Adventures

Kayaking & Sandboarding Tours at North Stradbroke Island with Quandamooka 1st Nations People the Jones Family & specialising in:

  • Bay Kayaking 
  • Sand Boarding
  • 4WD Tours 
  • Kulcha with a difference

The Jones Family will take you on an authentic experience into territory known as "Quandamooka", sharing, demonstrating & teaching our Original Kulcha passed on through the generations.


0433 171 477
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Manta Lodge & Scuba Centre

Straddie has some of the best dive sites in South East Queensland. 

Manta Lodge & Scuba Centre at Point Lookout offers daily dives at superb island locations just minutes off shore. An open water certificate is required however beginner, one day resort, advanced and specialty diving courses are available. Bookings are essential. 

  • Nursery, Flat Rock
  • Shark Alley, Flat Rock
  • Turtle Caves, Flat Rock
  • Manta Bommie (Summer Dive)
  • Shag Rock


07 3409 8888
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Shakas Adventure Tours

Shakas Adventure Tours specializes in tours to North Stradbroke Island. Local sightseeing, Surf Lessons, Scuba Diving, Snorkelling and heaps more!

Offering day and overnight tours to North Stradbroke Island from Roma Street in Brisbane city.

Day tours are approximately 10 hours long and include lunch at the Stradbroke Hotel. 

Overnight tours inc accommodation, dinner, breakfast and 2 lunches.


0421 249 653
Qd Day Tours

Queensland Day Tours

North Stradbroke Island 'Day in Paradise' tour from Brisbane. Queensland Day Tours tour offer a memorable experience of Brisbane and Australia. Your best chance to spot koala, kangaroo, dolphin, sea turtles and giant manta rays in the wild!

Full day tour departs Brisbane City and is approximately 9.5 - 10 hours long, it includes lunch at the Stradbroke Hotel.

Tours depart up to 3 times per week.


0488 332 257