walk it - other great walks

Western Beach: Tailor Bight to the Wrecks


Heathland to beach - 1.5km (allow 30 min) - Grade: Easy

Caution vehicles on road. A short road walk along the edge of the heathland swamp and through a Casuarina woodland to the beach at Tailor Bight.


Taylor Bight to Dog Creek - 2km (allow 30 min) - Grade: Easy

The western beach, Moreton Bay and views to the mainland. Turn left and follow shoreline south. A variety of marine and bird life to be seen along this coast. The sarsaparilla coloured water of Dog Creek.


Comboyuro Point to Bulwer - 2km (allow 30 min) - Grade: Easy

Beyond Dog Creek continue around Comboyuro Point where the beach is off limits to motor vehicles. The campground (toilets) is hidden behind the trees. The Bulwer Wrecks appear. Good place to take a dip and throw a line.


South to Cowan Cowan - 5km (allow 90 min) - Grade: Easy

Large sweep of the shoreline south to Cowan Cowan. Not recommended at high tide. Pass Craven Creek one of the streams that flow into the bay. Just south of Cowan are some concrete bunkers from WWII.

The Wrecks - 5km (allow 90 min) - Grade: Easy

In the distance are the Tangalooma wrecks. Pass Ben Ewa campgrounds (Toilets). Arrive in time for dip in the clear waters of Moreton Bay. Cool off before the trip home.