The Island is limited to one super market, the IGA, and there is also a chemist, bakery and Post Office … Continue reading Going to the Mainland
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http://moretonbay.biz/part-4-russell-island Russell Island Jetty The first settlers on the island relied on their own resources to… Continue reading Old Jetty and History of Russell Island
Russell Island in Redland City is the biggest of the Southern Moreton Bay Islands, situated between the mainland and North … Continue reading Russell Island Jetty
Wherever I have been, whatever I have done, returning home is always a marvellous experience. I love returning to the … Continue reading Returning Home
History and timeline of the southern Moreton Bay Islands… Continue reading History of the Southern Moreton Bay Islands
It was an interesting sunrise over Ooncooncoon Bay at Russell Island. The rains are around, and the dark storm clouds … Continue reading Sunset at Russell Island..
Am waiting for the 6.35 AM Vehicle ferry from Russell Island to the Mainland. I am going to Visit Fraser … Continue reading Russell Island Sunrise Queensland
There was a whole ecology there in the waterside environment that had the mangrove lined shore with supporting trees and foliage along the shore. It is not just a few trees that have been cut down so someone can get a better view of the water, it is the destruction of a whole environment, where the trees support the land which supports those living on the land Continue reading Consequences of cutting down trees
The four Islands that make up the Southern Moreton Bay Islands are flood free, and we do not see those sort of floods that the rest of South East Queensland and Northern NSW experience. Naturally we get some overland water flow, but being small Islands, the water just runs off into the Bay with little effect on personal property.
These Islands are possibly one of the safest havens in South East Queensland, and remain undiscovered by a vast majority of Australians Continue reading Rocky Point Russell Island