Things to do on Moreton Island

No crowds, pristine crystal blue waters and untouched environment to explore! Below we recommends things to do and see while visiting Moreton Island.


Snorkelling Wrecks on Moreton Island

15 sunken shipwrecks amongst colourful fish and marine life create an amazing snorkelling site. Brisbane’s only shipwrecked snorkelling site will blow your mind, it’s a must do experience!

Extreme Sandboarding

Sandboarding on Moreton Island

Wax up your sandboard and feel the rush as you reach speeds of up to 60km/h— the higher you go up the faster you come down! Get ready to burn some calories as you climb back up our amazing sandhills! (4WD required to get here)

4WD on Moreton Island

4wd on Moreton Island

Moreton Island contains over 420kms of unsealed bliss for the four wheel drive enthusiast! Add you and adrenaline, and then bounce around for a few hours for the ultimate road free experience!

Cape Moreton Lighthouse

Cape Morton Lighthouse on Moreton Island

Take vintage 1857 Moreton Cape lighthouse, and serve with fantastic views for a wonderful mix of time and place. Dolphins and whales are added when in season. (4WD required to get here)

Champagne Pools

Champagne Pools on Moreton Island

Blend volcanic rock and sandstone until it forms a break wall for the surf. Add plenty of ocean water so that it energetically cascades over it to then bubble and foam into a series of crystal clear pools. (4WD required to get here)

Blue Lagoon

Blue Lagoon on Moreton Island

Who needs a shower when you have Blue Lagoon? Equal parts cool clear water and tea-tree oil. Dive in and splash around for a while. (4WD required to get here)

North Point

North Point on Moreton Island

Mix sun setting with North Point for spectacular evening views, spice it up with a hint of Glass House Mountains, a bottle of wine and some cheese for an unforgettable experience! (4WD required to get here)

Mt. Tempest Hike

Mt. Tempest Hike on Moreton Island

Add boots, sweat and plenty of ocean views, Mt.Tempest is a must do experience for the adventure seekers! Hike energetically for a while before sitting and soaking up the beauty of Mt Tempest’s 360-degree views of the Island. (4WD required to get here)

Battery Acid

Rous Battery on Moreton Island

Big guns and fantastic views are vigorously whisked together to create a simple, yet powerful shot. The Rous Battery is home to the only 155mm battery within driving distance of Brisbane. Definitely worth a look whilst visiting Moreton Island! (4WD required to get here)

Book Moreton Island Ferry

Interested in booking the Micat ferry to Moreton Island? Click here to book via our secure online portal.