Spring in Your Step Group Fitness

When: Commences Tuesday 11 October 2016

Where: Scarborough Beach Park, Landsborough Avenue, Scarborough

Join qualified trainers over 8 weeks for a variety of group fitness activities and circuit workouts across the street in Scarborough Beach Park.

These fresh and fun sessions are conducted free of charge by Moreton Bay Regional Council and provide participants with a new fitness opportunity each week.

Classes are from 5:30am-6:30am each Tuesday.

Bookings are mandatory with Moreton Bay Regional Council. Click here

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Get Out On The Water @ Scarborough

Scarborough on the Redcliffe Peninsula is a water lover’s paradise located right on the magnificent pristine waters of Moreton Bay.

There are heaps of water activities that you can experience during your holiday on Moreton Bay and the lovely calm-water shores of Scarborough. Here are just a small sample of them:

Whale Watching

One of the most remarkable marine experiences! Each year the magnificent Southern Humpback Whales migrate to and from Antarctica. As these gentle giants of the deep make their way through our warm waters they feed, mate and play in the clean, clear blue sea of Moreton Bay. Brisbane Whale Watching Cruises departing daily from the Redcliffe Jetty June to November. For more information and bookings visit Brisbane Whale Watching

Learn To Sail

Learn to sail in the beautiful Moreton Bay waters with Moreton Bay Boat Club Junior Sailing courses. Moreton Bay Boat Club run two courses at the Club: Tackers and Learn to Sail. Tackers is an introductory, fun, games based sailing program designed by Yachting Australia for kids aged 7 – 12. Whilst Learn to Sail sessions are for the more serious sailors and run each Sunday, with 2 hour sessions which run for 9 weeks in line with the school semester.

They also run school holiday programs throughout each school holiday, which are 5 day programs 9am – 1pm each day and teach the fundamentals of sailing. Private lessons are also available. See Moreton Bay Boat Club for more information or contact Eliza on 07 3203 5188 at the Club.

Stand Up Paddleboarding, Kayaking or Pedal Boating

Hire a Standup Paddleboard (SUP), Kayak or Pedal Boat and get out on The Bay!  This is a safe and fun activity that all the family can get involved in. Floatin’ Fun opposite 89 Landsborough Ave, Scarborough can hire you one of these water craft by the hour and give you some basic lessons. You can even get a Floatin’ Fun Deal for $60 that allows you to hire any 3 crafts (SUP, Kyak or Peddleboat)  for an hour.

They are generally open weekends and school holidays (weather permitting). For more information visit Floatin’ Fun

Boat Hire

Hire a boat for the day and explore the magnificent Moreton Bay. Boab Boat Hire offers top quality self drive hire boats and are the only hire boats in Brisbane that you can take off shore with a normal boat licence. You can take their boats outside Moreton Bay and up to 5 Nautical Miles (just under 10km) offshore. Destinations like Tangalooma and Moreton Island for a spot of fishing, snorkelling or swimming.

For all enquiries and bookings phone 0404 188 192 or visit Boab Boats

Moreton Island Cruise

Dolphin Wild, cruises out to Moreton Bay Marine Park which is home to a variety of marine animals such as playful dolphins, huge turtles, shy dugongs and the majestic humpback whale passes through these waters from June to October. Along the way you will receive an informative commentary by a marine naturalist including the unique history of Moreton Island and its marine life.

The day includes a guided snorkelling tour at either Tangalooma Wrecks, which is world renowned for its richly diverse marine environment with 15 scuttled wrecks and a myriad of marine life, or Flinders Reef which is a small isolated reef that has a large number of coral and fish species.

The cruises operates every Wednesday – Saturday at 8.30am from Newport Marina, 158 Griffith Road, Scarborough

The cruise costs $125 Adults, $75 Children. For more information see Dolphin Wild 

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Finding Serenity

When: Sunday 2 October, 2016

Where: Serenity Space, 202 Prince Edward Parade,Scarborough

Do you want to find peace and tranquility during your stay in Scarborough? Serenity Space not only offer Yoga and Meditation classes but Sound Healing, Kundalini Dance and Armonica Sound Healing Meditation.

The next Quantum Light Sound Massage class is being held on Sunday 2 October. The two hour class will assist you in reclaiming your joy, activate your playfulness and creativity, drop reactiveness, release attachments and judgement. Embracing and experiencing neutrality, gratitude and contentment.

Time:       Sunday 2 October 3pm – 5pm
Cost:       $40pp

For bookings and enquiries call Janette on 07 3880 4730 or Moriya on 0437 866011. Visit Serenity Space for further details.

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Brisbane International Garden Show

When: 6 to 9 October 2016

Where: Pine Rivers Park, Strathpine

We know that Toowoomba is famous for its Flower Festival, Melbourne for its International Garden & Flower Show and Sydney for its Royal Flower & Garden Show. Now it’s Brisbane’s turn to bloom!

The Brisbane International Garden Show will showcase Queensland’s unique gardening style, providing information about gardening in a sub-tropical climate and supplying tens-of-thousands of plant species for sale over the course of the four day show at Pine Rivers Park in Strathpine.

The event scheduled for 6 to 9 October, is set to incorporate more than 100 presentations across five stages with free lectures, demos and plant clinics, showcasing wares of over 200 nurseries and exhibitors, displaying countless plant varieties and hoping to attract tens-of-thousands of attendees.

Tickets are priced at $18 – $20 for a one day pass. For more information on this event visit Brisbane International Garden Show

Pines River Park is located at 125 Gympie Rd, Strathpine which is only 23 kms from Scarborough.

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Cruise to Tangalooma

Take a cruise over to Moreton Island and the magnificent Tangalooma by either a cruise operator or by hiring your own boat.

Boat hire is available from Boab Boat Hire who offer top quality self drive hire boats and are the only hire boats in Brisbane that you can take off shore with a normal boat licence.

You can take their boats outside Moreton Bay and up to 5 Nautical Miles (just under 10km) offshore. Destinations like Tangalooma and Moreton Island for a spot of fishing, snorkelling or swimming.

For all enquiries and bookings phone 0404 188 192 or visit Boab Boats

Dolphin Wild, cruises out to Moreton Bay Marine Park which is home to a variety of marine animals such as playful dolphins, huge turtles, shy dugongs and the majestic humpback whale passes through these waters from June to October.

The day includes a guided snorkelling tour at Tangalooma Wrecks, which is world renowned for its richly diverse marine environment with 15 scuttled wrecks and a myriad of marine life.

The cruises operates every Wednesday – Saturday at 8.30am from Newport Marina, 158 Griffith Road, Scarborough

The cruise costs $125 Adults, $75 Children. For more information see Dolphin Wild 

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Jetty Fiesta Tropicale

When:  Saturday 10 September 2016

Where: Redcliffe Jetty, Redcliffe Pde, Redcliffe

Redcliffe’s biggest street party with a “tropicale” vibe is going off this September!

This free event will feature stage entertainment, spectacular light displays, Island-inspired acts, beach performances, fire-twirling and a few extra surprises!

Redcliffe Parade will come alive with colour, featuring spectacular light displays, laser and neon lights. Don’t miss the Laser Light Show from 8pm.

PLUS the biggest fireworks display ever seen in the Moreton Bay Region exploding from the Redcliffe Jetty from 8.15pm.

Wander through the twilight markets and food stalls or enjoy dinner at a local restaurant soaking up the cool beach style atmosphere. There is something for everyone at this year’s Jetty Fiesta!

The event kicks off from 3pm to 9pm. For more information and a program of events visit Redcliffe Festival

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A Resort for Families

Scarborough Beach Resort is a great choice for family accommodation, with a selection of two or three bedroom apartments and interconnecting two bedroom apartments. Plus there are heaps of kid friendly activities right on our doorstep.

  • We are directly across the road from Scarborough Beach, and a fantastic kids playground with cottonwood trees that the kids will just love to climb.
  • Explore the peninsular on the miles of bike paths.
  • Visit Redcliffe and check out the Jetty, and music fans won’t want to miss visiting Bee Gees Way.
  • Unwind with a spot of fishing at Scarborough Point, take a whale watching tour or go across to Moreton Island.
  • Take a day trip to Australia Zoo, one of the famous theme parks of the Gold Coast or spend a day in Brisbane.
  • The area is home to heaps of great cafes and restaurants, or you could have a BBQ by the beach.
  • Scarborough Beach Resort also boasts great onsite facilities including a superb 23m lap pool, heated hydro jet spa and sauna, plus rooftop BBQs.
  • Ask about Brum Pedal Car Hire at Reception – the ideal way to get out and about around Scarborough.
  • Free unlimited WiFi in public areas!

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Redcliffe Dimensions 7D Cinema

The 7D cinematic experience direct from San Francisco, California is now available in Redcliffe!

Step into the Redcliffe nine-seat cinema for a short film (4-20 minutes in length, average 10 minutes) that includes moving seats, snow, fog, lightning, rain, wind, bubbles and more!

The movies are rotated monthly to keep things fresh! Titles include Dinosaur Era 1, Turtle Tours, Off-Road Racing, Crossing Volcanic and many more…..

Visit the Redcliffe Dimensions 7D Cinema for movies and special offers, or just pop down and visit us for your 7D cinematic experience!

Tickets are $12 Adults, $10 Children & Family $38

Redcliffe Dimensions – Virtual Reality & Interactive Cinema is located at Shop 5/106a Sutton St. (Cnr Sutton St & Baker St), Redcliffe.

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Little Red in The Hood

When: Wednesday 21 September 2016

Where: Redcliffe Cultural Centre, Redcliffe

Jally Entertainment’s production of Little Red in The Hood is sure to entertain the kids during the upcoming school holidays.

Little Red in The Hood tells the story of a very clever girl who always kept an eye on her neighbours and reported anything suspicious to the police. She wore a bright red cape with a hood similar to a superhero, and everyone called her “little red”.

Every Sunday she would bake a big sponge cake and take it over to her Grandma’s. One day however, the big bad wolf had gotten to grandma’s house first.

Don’t miss this riveting play! Suitable for children aged 3 – 11 years and their families.

Tickets are $15 and are available at Redcliffe Cultural Centre

Redcliffe Cultural Centre  is located at Downs Street, Redcliffe

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Scarborough Sounds

When: Sunday 4 September, 2016

Where: Scarborough Park, Landsborough Ave, Scarborough

Scarborough Sounds is back in 2016 as part of the Redcliffe Festival straight across the road from Scarborough Beach Resort.

It is bringing a bolstered program of amazing musical talent. Best of all, the event is FREE to attend.

The program includes:

  • Hot Potato Band
  • Thomas Armstrong-Robley & Suited To You
  • Parasol featuring Frankie Smart
  • Soulstice

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