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Things to do on Macleay Island

Conveniently situated on Queensland’s South East, Macleay Island is one of the four bay islands in Southern Moreton Bay. A part of the Redlands electorate, Macleay Island is backed by a rich history and a reputation for its relaxed coastal lifestyle. Easily reached by passenger ferry, Macleay Island may be a top contender to add your next Queensland holiday itinerary.

Here at Club Macleay, we are much more than just a bowls club and we are proud to be members of this local community. Below, we have put together an outline of the many attractions here on Macleay Island that you should try when you visit us next.

Swimming, picnicking & relaxing

Take in the tranquil environment here on Macleay Island and unwind by the water. With BBQ facilities, beautiful coastal views and many swimming areas to try out, Macleay Island is the ideal spot for those seeking a relaxing getaway. Potts Point is a popular spot for both swimming and picnics and Dalpura Beach is another top pick for swimming and relaxing on the island.

Macleay Island fishing

With several boat ramps on the island and a heap of prime locations on the shoreline, fishing is another popular attraction for both locals and visitors to the region. A fun activity for the whole family, fishing on Macleay Island is a great reason to get outdoors, enjoy the sunshine and make the most of the waterfront views.

Dining out & shopping

Although we’re only a small community here on Macleay Island, there are still many facilities on the island including shopping centres and a range of local eateries and restaurants. If the weather isn’t favourable while you’re on Macleay Island, you might want to visit some of the local art galleries here and then treat yourself to a meal afterwards.

Club Macleay

One of the top attractions here on Macleay Island is, of course, the famous Club Macleay. The great thing about our bowls club is that there is something for everyone and you can easily spend the day here. Our immaculate synthetic bowling green offers stunning waterfront views and we regularly welcome both social bowls and tournaments. Much more than just lawn bowls, we also have an onsite restaurant, bar and hold regular events such as live music, top quality free shows, plus much more!

If you would like to learn more about our club or you’re looking to make a booking for your next Macleay Island trip, please get in touch with our team today on 07 3409 5364.

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