Holiday Properties Info

A further short walk and you will make it to the police station and the local shopping center. It has a Super IGA supermarket, chemist, bakery, post office, hairdresser, cafe and a pizza & kebab shop.

Just past the local pool where swimming and fitness classes are held, is the primary school. Nearby is the petrol station and Russell Island Building Supplies both of which sell hardware supplies.

Elsewhere on the island, you will find the community center alongside our op-shop, community parks with BBQ's, bowls club for professional and social tournaments, Curlew Kitchen restaurant, take away, pokies and entertainment in the beer garden.  The RSL club as well catering for the Returned Services men and women, has a bistro, pokies and entertainment lineup.

Russell Island is a great place for people interested in boating and fishing. There are three main public boat ramps and a fantastic and very popular Fishing Club with weigh ins and bar every other Sunday at the Russell Island Bowls Club.

What Emergency Services are there?

There is a police station and a local ambulance station, along with first responder teams, SES and Rural Fire Brigade. Both the police and ambulance services have their own water transport.  There is a designated rescue helipad assigned at Jackson Oval.  The newly established RCC Sports and Recreation Hub is our designated evacuation point.

What are the properties like on the islands?

There is a vast range of property with diverse styles and designs of housing.  Where else could you buy a block of land and build a house for such affordable prices or live in a waterfront property within a short commute to Brisbane CBD or go the other way to the attractions of the Gold Coast.  Alternatively, take your boat out and snorkel around Peel Island or fish in the one of the film locations of pirates of the Caribbean.

With some of the best land and property prices in Australia, stunning scenery, fantastic sailing, kayaking and fishing. You really can live the dream and still have money in the bank.

Property is available in the bush, the town, on the waterfront.  Build high for the sea breezes and water views. The islands can always suit your budget and lifestyle. We have brand new homes, established houses renovated and ready for you to move in and some waiting for some your TLC.  Come and live the dream and still have money in your pocket for a great long term investment.  Check out listings at