Russell Island in Redland City is the biggest of the Southern Moreton Bay Islands, situated between the mainland and North Stradbroke Island in the state of Queensland, Australia. The island is eight kilometres long and nearly three kilometres wide. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russell_Island_(Moreton_Bay) The channel separating it from the mainland is known as Main Channel and the channelContinue reading “Russell Island Jetty”
Stradbroke Ferries goes to Russell Island from Redland Bay Marina. The cars drive straight onto the ferry and travel to the islands. http://www.stradbrokeferries.com.au/ The ferry service is run by B.I.T.S (Bay Island Transit System) and departs from Redland Bay. This service is reliable and frequent and is operational 7 days a week 365 days aContinue reading “Ferry to Russell Island”
// I did not walk all the way…but almost to the top…The Kingfisher Bay Resort is edged with a dingo proof fence for security. The island was originally a timber industry with timber exported all around the world. It is now a conservation island protected and cared for.
// I walked to the Jetty and to the end of the Pier where I stayed for the sunset. On the east I saw the moon rise behind the clouds..so there was a sunset on one side of the bay and the moonrise on the other. Video of the sunset… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iurIA_ckv-0
It was a very low tide today on Fraser Island Soldier Crabs are prolific on the island. As well as their droppings, Skates create hollows from hiding in the sand flapping sucking up sand and soldier crabs that make up their diet. Tracks from the Segway make patterns in the sand as I walk backContinue reading “Beach Walk and Low Tide Fraser Island”
http://www.sunloverholidays.com.au/transfers/River-Heads/Kingfisher-Bay-Resort-River-Heads-to-Kingfisher-Bay-Resort-Launch-Return-2RVHTLKINFRITRFA.html – River Heads Jetty to Kingfisher Bay Resort Jetty: 9:00am / 12:30pm / 3:30pm / 6:30pm. – Kingfisher Bay Resort Jetty to River Heads Jetty: 7:50am / 10:30am / 2:00pm / 5:00pm. – Transfer times are subject to change without notice. Travel Time: – River Heads Jetty Hervey Bay is approximately 50 minutes byContinue reading “River Heads jetty…Ferry to Fraser Island”
The jetty is quite long to cater for the high tides and reach the deeper water. The vehicle ferry is already there at the vehicle ferry jetty collecting its load of vehicles. The ferry is now coming to the jetty from its last stop at Lamb Island, which is 5 minutes away from Russell IslandContinue reading “Jetty and Ferry to the Mainland from Russell Island”
I went for a job interview at Victoria Point, and as I was early, continued on Bus 277 to the Point and back to town. The Point has golden sand, a walking track along the water, and a safe, protected marina and Harbour full of small craft. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victoria_Point,_Queensland Victoria Point is a suburb located approximatelyContinue reading “Victoria Point Brisbane”