Island Info

Where is Russell Island?

Have you ever dreamed of living on an island? Well it’s easier than you may have thought.
Even though it is an island you have all the amenities of the usual lifestyle close by.

Russell Island continues to list as one of Southeast Queensland buying and investing hotspots. The last three years the Islands have had dramatic growth, investment and new infrastructure, basically Russell (the main island) hosts all the amenities of a small country town.

The island itself offers: Shops, RSL, Bowls club, swimming pool, sports pitches, tennis courts, primary school, Super IGA, Art Gallery, Medical facilities, pharmacy, hair salon, bakery, cafes, post office, two licensed eateries, fire, police, ambulance and SES stations all on the island.
Then just over the water to the mainland and you are about 10 minutes away from shopping centres, international cuisine restaurants, 9 screen state of the art cinema complex and more.

There are now 22 fast jet water taxi departures, throughout the day and late into the night across to the the mainland. This in addition to the regular barge service.

Inter-Island travel is free so you can enjoy the amenities and beaches on the other islands as well.

Located midway between Gold Coast and Brisbane (due east) you can enjoy the best that life has to offer.

Latest News

New state of the art Island Jetty opens.

The new jetty has now opened and is a wonderful new addition to the islands ever-growing infrastructure.