Directions to Coochiemudlo Island and Victoria Point Queensland How to get to Coochiemudlo Island
Below are easy directions to get to Coochiemudlo Island and Victoria Point Jetty, from Brisbane City, Airport, Sunshine and Gold Coasts!
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So you want to go to Coochiemudlo ??
Well,basically you head towards
Victoria Point east of Brisbane.
It is a very pleasant
and simple 40 to 45 minute drive
to Victoria Point
Coming south from the city
on the M1(Pacific Hwy), take the Klump Road exit, then keep heading straight east which will lead you on to Mt Gravatt-Capalaba Road, just keep on going!!
Eventually you will see signs to follow to Redland Bay.
and keep heading east again until you find the Jetty,
turning "right" at the very end of Colburn Avenue!! You can't miss it!!
Pleasebe aware, initially on you trip, you will be following signs to Redland Bay, but DONT GO ALL THE WAY TO REDLAND BAY!
Victoria Point is JUST before, Redland bay,
when you are heading from the south-east and just after if you are heading from the gold Coast!!!!
The ferry (fairy) ride is just a short,though very delightful 5 to 7 minute
trip across the calm
and peaceful waters of Moreton Bay.
If you don't have car transportation ,
you can actually catch a bus (number 207)
from Brisbane city direct to the jetty, though only in peak times does it go direct!!
You can catch a 279, 271 or 277 through the day, but you have to change buses at Victoria Point Shopping Center to go to the jetty.
If you are driving from the Gold Coast
take the Beenleigh/Redland Bay Rd, Cleveland exit
When you come to MT Cotton Rd, turn left, then eventually turn right down Double Jump Rd.
Keep to the left while heading east, which will becomen Bunker Road that
leads you straight into Colburn Ave, then you are only approximately 5 minutes away from the passenger ferry (fairy).
the Sunshine Coast
Go across the gate way bridge
and keep heading south
Take the Old Cleveland Road exit, follow signs to
Redland Bay/Victoria (Point)
You also have a choice of catching a train!!!!!!
You can catch a train from Gold Coast, Airport or Brisbane City
to Cleveland Station . Then the easiest way
is to catch a cab to the jetty.
Cost of a cab is about $
You can catch a bus
from Cleveland Station to Victoria point,
though it is a lot of mucking around
QUIRKY COTTAGES can organize alimosine taxi service
for you from theairport to Victoria Point
The price is approximately from $
Once at the jetty,
you may choose to catchthe passenger
ferry to Coochiemudlo Island.
Itruns every half hour starting from
(weak) week days and 6.30am on week ends, at a cost of $6.80 return for adults and $3.40 for children.
It runs late each night 'till If it is more convenient or safer for you,
you can bring your bike motorbike car or car and boat or trailer
across to Coochie on the barge.
The vehicle barge costs $45 return ($50 form August 1st) for a normal sized car.
Bookings are essential!
The Barge makes approximately 12 runs a day starting from and usually stops at 5 .
It runs later on a Friday until ,
making it easier if want to come after work for the weekend!
Well, now you know how to get to Victoria Point Jetty, so why not do as Ted Mulray and his gang would sing....
Come on an'
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