Adder Rock Beach is accessed through a 4WD track next to Adder Rock campground. This beach provides an attractive spot for swimming, and is popular with campers and four wheel drivers. However, there is a side sweep which may carry you parallel to the beach. Adder Rock is not a patrolled beach.
Tours & Attractions
On the western side of the island, Amity Point and Dunwich offer sandy beaches and calm water for swimming and great fishing. Amity and Dunwich both have swimming enclosures however these beaches are not patrolled.
Start the day in a positive way with beach yoga, held on Home Beach daily during the school holidays and most weekends.
- Dunes and beaches can be extremely fragile. The sparse and inconspicuous dunal vegetation is often all that is stopping the dunes from becoming mobile and moving inland. To drive on the beach at Stradbroke, you must obtain a permit first.
- Annual 4WD beach permits can be purchased from Straddie Camping, either online or at the Dunwich, Cylinder or Adder Rock offices.
- Be aware, the rules of the road a…
Cylinder Beach is a picturesque cove between Cylinder and Home Beach Headlands. It is popular with families because it is easily accessible with a carpark situated only metres from the beach.