Getting to Brisbane

Qants Flights Melbourne Sydney Canberra
to Brisbane
Thursday 7 July
Various Various Various
to Brisbane
Friday 8 July

JQ560 6.25am (arrive 8.30am)

VA303 6am (arrive 8:10am)

QF600 6am (arrive 8:10am)

VA909 7.00am (arrive 8.30am)

QF504 7.05am (arrive 8.35am)

VA1207 6.15am (arrive 7.55am)

QF1902 6.05am (arrive 7.45am)

from Brisbane
Sunday 10 July

JQ579 5.55pm (arrive 8.20pm)

QF631 5.15pm (arrive 7.40pm)

VA342 4:55pm (arrive 7.20pm)

VA970 5.05pm (arrive 6.40pm)

QF545 5:10pm (arrive 6:45pm)

QF1913 5.15pm (arrive 7.05pm)

VA1224 5:45pm (arrive 7:35pm)

For participants coming from Perth or Adelaide, you will need to travel on Thursday to arrive for the start of ALW.

Getting to Minjerribah

On Friday morning, aim to get on the 9:55am water taxi run by Straddie Flyer from Toondah Harbour, Cleveland. Compatible train and ride share details below in 1. The Research station is a 5min walk from One Mile Jetty – see map below.

1.   Brisbane Airport or City to Dunwich to get 9:55am Straddie Flyer

Travel alternatives Departure times to arrive
for 9.55am Straddie Flyer
Cost Directions
Taxi/Uber from Airport
to Toondah Harbour, Cleveland
+ Straddie Flyer
According to arrival time

Approx. $60 Uber

Approx. $120 Taxi

$10 for Straddie Flyer
Train Brisbane City
to Cleveland train station
+ Straddie Flyer shuttle bus
+ Straddie Flyer
8:20am train from Roma St Station, arrive at 9:20am

$6.28 for train

$10 for Straddie Flyer
Translink website will provide you with train times
Drive to Cleveland (private vehicle) & Car Ferry to Dunwich (Stradbroke Ferries) Ferry 9.00am, arrive 9:45am $95 five passengers Book online in advance, arrive 20 mins before departure

Travelling home on Sunday afternoon? Ground travel options for airport arrival at around 4.30pm are below in 2.


2.   Travel Dunwich, North Stradbroke Island to Airport Sunday for 4.30 pm airport arrival

Travel alternatives Departure times to arrive at airport at 4.00pm Cost
Straddie Flyer + Uber/Taxi 2.25pm passenger ferry + drive $10 + $60-$120

Airport to Dunwich, North Stradbroke Island 

Airport to Dunwich, North Stradbroke Island

One Mile Jetty, Dunwich to Moreton Bay Research Station 5min

One Mile Jetty, Dunwich to Moreton Bay Research Station 5min

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