To many, Brisbane is all about the huge city lights and imposing skyscrapers. Some others feel Brisbane is all about the top-of-the-range culture and excellent cuisine. If you turn the pages of the city, you will realize that there are gazillion attractions which will leave you perplexed. These include the captivating beaches that are sprinkled over the city. These are the most beautiful beaches in Brisbane.
Located in Redcliffe is the picturesque Suttons Beach. The kid-friendly beach is the perfect spot for sea, sun, and sand. The shallow blue waters are ideal for novice swimmers and kids. The gentle waves are perfect for amateurs who want to participate in sporting activities. There is a wide range of lush greenery for picnics and BBQs.
The salty, blue waters of Streets Beach are different from any other bay you have laid your peepers on. The ‘Instagram-worthy’ beach is located in the beautiful parklands of the South Bank. The luminosity of the azure lagoon and the soft snow-like sands are picture-perfect. This beach experiences frequent patrols which makes it safe. If you are a foodie, you will be confused on the particular menu to pick from.
Pets sometimes deserve some fantastic saline sesh time, and this beach is a perfect destination for visitors who wish to bring their pets along. Nudgee beach is located at Nudgee, a region close to Brisbane CBD. It is surrounded on the North and East sides by the Boondall Wetlands Reserve. The sand banks are flat, and the waves do not dump. Perfect getaway for your pooches!
Perched along the coastline of the Bribie Island is Woorim beach, a stunning beach. The Moreton Island surrounds the beach and the waters are filled with tiny rolling waves. The sand filled beach is perfect for recreation like surfing. The family-friendly beach features a skate park and a playpen for kids. There are also different spots for picnics and BBQs.
Located on the second largest sand island on the planet, Stradbroke Island is the charming Cylinder beach. The calm but very consistent waves are perfect for novice surfers. The gorgeous beach is tucked between two popular headlands, and it features cerulean water and endless amount of warm, white sand.
Surrounded by enormous cliffs and powdery white sands is the stunning Main Beach also located in the popular Stradbroke Island. It is a perfect spot for scuba diving and snorkeling. If you want to peruse the entire beach, endeavor to observe the whales and dolphins.
Located in the dog-loving island of Bribie is the gorgeous Red Beach which ironically features only blue waters. The endless strip of snowy white sands and the dunes covered with vines are some of the greatest attractions at this pet-friendly beach. Red Beach can be described in one word ‘Pawfect.’ If you want your canine babies to go on an adventure, bring them to this beach.
South Gorge Beach
The crown jewel of Brisbane is the South Gorge Beach located at North Stradbroke Island. The scenic beach is tucked between the beautiful North Gorge Headlands and Surf Life Saving Club. The beach is sheltered by Stradbroke’s enormous cliffs which protect it from strong winds. Keep your eyes open; you will definitely sight giant turtles and dolphins while dipping.