Indicative Rate* $78.60 to $100.00 Entire House/Apartment
Set above the bay, on the south - eastern end of Lamb Island, ""Wyrd"" has water views across to Russell and Stradbroke Islands. The upper level of this unique cottage contains two bedrooms with a king-size bed in one and two singles in the other. Both have superb water views.... more
Downstairs is a spacious, open plan area with a wood fire and modern kitchen. The dining area has a semicircle of windows offering a spectacular view of islands and waterways. Relax on the deck overlooking the bay and experience the serenity of island life at ""Wyrd"".
This sub-tropical island has an abundance of native flora and fauna, and is edged with mangrove interspersed with sandy beaches. Beyond the waterfront below the cottage, a Marine Reserve has been established to protect dugong and turtle habitat. When crabbing, remember, jennies and undersize males are released, not eaten! Please check cottage information for fish and crab size.
Come and enjoy this charming cottage for a holiday of fishing, bird watching or that elusive pastime, doing absolutely nothing. Just sit back on the deck to enjoy the subtle colours revealed as the tides change.... less
How To Get There
The Southern Moreton Bay Islands of Russell, Lamb, Karragarra and Macleay are located in sub tropical, south eastern Queensland They are situated just off the coast from Redland Bay which is approximately one hour from either Brisbane or the Gold Coast. Exit 30 is the Redland Bay turn off if driving from the Gold Coast.
It is approximately 45-60 minutes from the Brisbane Central Business District or airport to Redland Bay. The National Bus Company provides a regular service from the City to Redland Bay.
Once there, The Bay Island Taxi Services (BITS) waterbus provides a regular passenger service from the southern end of Banana Street, Redland Bay. If a cycling enthusiast, bicycles can be transported on the waterbus. It takes 20 minutes to reach Lamb Island.
If driving, The Bay Islander Service vehicular barge is located at the end of Weinam Street, Redland Bay. The journey to Lamb Island takes from 45 - 50 minutes. Barge booking is essential.
Wyrd is a few minutes' drive across the island or a comfortable 25 minute walk. There is no public transport or taxi service on Lamb, although arrangements can be made for private transport from jetty to cottage.
Pets are not allowed. The property is not fenced, and ticks can be a problem for animals. Wandering pets are also a real threat to the abundant wild-life.
Minimum stay of two nights. Weekly rate can be provided on enquiry.
Fully screened, two bedroom, self contained cottage with bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, lounge, dining and separate laundry. Front and back verandas. King size bed in master bedroom. Two single beds in second bedroom. Bay views from each room. Open plan living area with wood fire. Two sets of French doors lead to back deck and views of the bay. Dining area has windows with bay views.
Kitchen has a microwave. There is no dishwasher. Bathroom has a large bathtub. Laundry has a washing machine and dryer. House water is supplied from a rain water tank. Crab pot is available. Wood is available on site.
Capacity: 4 people
Bed Types Available: King Size Bed, Single Bed
|$78.60||$100.00||Adult Entire House/Apartment|
From $72.00 per night (sleeps 4).
- Absolute water front accommodation in a unique setting close to Brisbane
- Moreton Bay views from every room
- Fully self contained
To book please contact operator direct on (07) 3391 4153
* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.