Are you planning to get away from the city and take the family to Bribie Island for a well-deserved holiday, or weekend getaway? If so, great choice! Bribie Island has been voted #4 top island to visit in Australia in a recent public poll by Experience Oz + NZ!
We have a few Bribie Island hire suggestions to help you make the most of your break on this idyllic island renowned for its fishing, boating, water sporting and camping drawcards and numerous beaches.
No need to worry if you don’t own a boat, any water sporting equipment, or fishing rods, Bribie is equipped with hire shops which have all your needs covered for exploring the island and the beautiful Moreton Bay Marine Park and its Pumicestone Passage bird paradise.
If you’re keen for some adrenaline pumping fun high above the water, you can check out the Skydive Bribie Island and Come Gliding adventure flight options.
As for your on-water hire and island exploration hire options, take a look at these operators:
The Hire Hut provides all safety gear as part of your hire and also offers lessons for the inexperienced. You can also take part in half day and full day guided kayak tours for small groups, SUP tours and group segway tours.
Address: Quota Park on Welsby Parade, Bongaree, Bribie Island
Contact the Hire Hut: Call 0400 446 679
Boating Planet offers a ski tube kneeboard hire, wakeboard hire, jet ski hire and a range of hire boats for a day, weekend, week or longer.
Customers are welcome to tow their hire boat away themselves, or have the vessel delivered to any destination and launched, as well as retrieved, washed and refuelled by Boating Planet when you’re done. All required safety gear is included in the hire along with depth sounder and GPS units with pre-loaded fishing marks.
If you hold a PWC license you can hire out the brand new Sea-Doo GTI 130, available to use inshore/offshore. It comes with an optional fishing rack at half, single or multiple day hire rates and can be launched for you, or setup on a trailer for you to tow away. ski tube kneeboard and wakeboard hire
Boating Planet's local boat ramp is located on the mainland side of the Bribie Island Bridge at Kal-Ma-Kuta Drive on the western side of Spinnaker Sound Marina.
Hire boat options:
Address: 9-11 Spinnaker Drive, Sandstone Point
Contact Boating Planet: Call Jason and Dee on 0408 229 569, or email email@example.com
For Bribie Island hire of BBQ boats and fishing boats check out Bribie Island Boat Charters operating from the Bribie bridge as far as Mission Point.
The BBQ boats and fishing Boats are clean, safe and comfortable, with cushioned seats and shade canopies. You can choose between 8 seater, or 12 seater BBQ boats, and 4 or 6 seater fishing boats, or 5 seater 60HP fishing boats.
The BBQ Boats are equipped with lifejackets, a toilet, sink and bench area, drinking water, and a gas barbeque. Full day, half day or evening hire is available.
You can also hire fishing gear and buy bait and ice for your day out on the water.
Address: Spinnaker Sound Marina, Sandstone Point
Contact Bribie Island Boat Charters: Call Brendan and Robyn on 5497 5533, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for more local hot spots? Pop into one of the region's Accredited Visitor Information Centres, the volunteers have a wealth of knowledge about things to do and see in the Moreton Bay Region.