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Mar 17, 2014 - Redcliffe to Bribie Island

SUNDAY 16TH This morning after brekky we decided to go for a drive up to Bribe Island. This island is about 50 minutes from where we are staying. We left around 9.30am. To get to Bribie you have to cross a causeway onto the island. We were all extremely surprised with the size of the island and the number of people on it. We had a drive around and found out later that the island is referred to as "RETIREMENT ISLAND" well I can tell you that some people are retiring EXTREMELY well thankyou. Large canal frontage homes with LARGE boats moored...

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May 25, 2011 - Aus - Day 22- Bribie Island and Glass House

Morning came and we traveled to Birbie Island. Unfortunately, it was very windy and cold... we wanted to spend some time doing a few short hikes, however only spent a half hour or so on the beach and made our way out to mainland again. We drove to Glass House Mountains National Park. Named by Lieutenant Cook in 1770, the "Glass Houses" are distinctive volcanic plugs rising abruptly from a patchwork of farms and forests. These mountains are spiritually significant to the local Aboriginal people. The views from the top are wonderful. You can...

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