Wellington Point reserve is located in the suburb of the same name, Wellington Point in the council district of Redlands City about 20km East of Brisbane’s CBD.
The reserve is a popular attraction for both locals and visitors from further afield, with great barbeque facilities throughout the reserve, covered picnic tables, public toilets, children’s playground and more. Visitors can also be seen stretched out on beach towels or in camp chairs around the reserve during summer, soaking up the sun and enjoying the fresh sea breezes blowing in across Moreton Bay.
The reserve also offers a popular boat ramp and provides a great place for sailing, wind and kite surfing with the bay protected by both Moreton and North Stradbroke Islands.
Wellington Point Reserve also provides a unique experience of being able to walk out to King Island at low tide along a natural sand bar. A popular attraction for visitors with a continual trail of people going to and from King Island during the summer months. Out on King Island, people can be seen relaxing and enjoying the uninterrupted views across to Moreton Island and watching the sailing boats in the bay.
If you are looking for a relaxing day out or a day to catch up with friends and family over a barbeque, then Wellington Point is well worth a visit. If you are planning on using the barbeque facilities and picnic tables then it is highly recommended that you head out early as Wellington Point is very popular on a sunny day.
Facilities At Wellington Point Reserve
|There is plenty of shade provided by huge fig trees throughout the reserve|
|Public toilets are available in the South-East side of the reserve.|
|There is a walkway around the perimeter of the park.|
|There are multiple car-parks at the reserve but due to its popularity during peak season, car parking can be difficult to find.|
|There is a covered playground located on the Southern-Eastern Side of Wellington Point Reserve.|
|There are picnic tables and barbeques throughout the reserve, but get in early during peak season if you want access to the picnic tables.|
|If arriving to the reserve via public transport, the nearest bus stop is approximately 500m walk away. Please visit Translink for more information on Public Transport options.|
|Wellington Point Reserve is surround by the waters of Moreton Bay.|
|There is a boat ramp located on the Eastern Side of the reserve, with allocated parking for cars with trailers.|
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