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No anchorages in this area.
Marina is located on the north side of the Redcliffe Peninsula on
Moreton Bay. It is a relatively new marina and has recently been made
the official port of entry for small yachts for Brisbane.
||Yacht Maintenance Yard
||Receive & Hold Mail
||Chandlery on premises
|Power and Water at berth
||Pump Out Facility
Other amenities include a Chandlery, good maintenance
yard and other yacht
services. The office does let people plug in their PCs into a phone jack in the
office, but it is not really convenient.
Short bus ride to most cruising
Most marine services located at
Located close to the bus stop into
Brisbane and to Kippa Ring Shopping Centre.
Approximately 50 kilometers from
No grocery store located within walking
distance, but you can get bread, milk, sodas and newspapers close by.
Other Marinas in the
- Newport Waters - just around the corner from Scarborough Marina,
part of the Newport Waters canal community. Just a marina with
no repair facilities
- Moreton Bay Boat Club - co-exists with Scarborough Marina;
restaurant available for cruisers.
|Grocery Stores -
- Closet supermarket is Coles,
located at Peninsula Fair located approximately 10 kms.
away. See Shopping Centers for directions.
located near the Redcliffe Parade. Ask at marina office about what bus to take to get there.
Self-Service Laundry -
- Kippa Ring Laundrette Shop 55, Kippa Ring Shopping Mall
Propane Gas Canister Refill - Gas canisters can be refilled at the
cnr. of Victoria and Anzac Aves, Redcliffe
Banks/ATMs - Scarborough Esplanade, Redcliffe and Peninsula Fair
Shopping Centers -
- Peninsula Fair and
Mall located on Anzac Ave., about 10 kilometers
away. You can get there by bus. Ask the marina office for
schedules of buses that service the area
- There are also nice shopping areas on the Scarborough
Esplanade and Redcliffe
Parade. You can get to both of them by bus. Ask at the
Postal Services - Scarborough Esplanade,
Redcliffe, Peninsula Fair Mall
Internet Access - Redcliffe
Public Library, Downs St, Redcliffe. Most public libraries have internet access and will
rent time to the public - very cheap.
Marina. Even though it is small, they will get most
anything you need within a day. It is run by a cruiser and
he knows what you need.
and Sail Marine, 4/6 Hornibrook Esplanade, Clontraf, Very good
selection of items.
- Sailor's Corner (?)- Used boat equipment on
Landsbourough St. in the esplanade in Scarborough.
Engine Maintenance - Booker
Marine at Scarborough Marina.
Rigging Services - Allyacht
Spars Australia, 1853 Lytton Rd., Lytton, QLD 4178.
These people are distributors for Selden spars and various other
companies. We purchased a new boom and were very pleased with
the price and service. They also re-anodized our mizzen boom.
Stainless Steel Metal Fabricators - Clontarf
Industries, 22 Tubbs St., Clontarf
Sails, 25 Beach
St., Kippa Ring. They did some good repair work on our sails.
Canvas Shops - Coverall
Canopies This shop is within
walking distance of the marina. But, he is a one-man shop and
although we are told he does good work, it was impossible for us to
get him to do anything for us, even though he kept promising the
work would be done.
Upholstery - Allen
Hockenhull Upholstery, 24 Beach Rd., Kippa Ring
Chain Galvanizing - Sunstate
Coating, Boron St., Narangba
Yacht Maintenance - Repair
Yard at Scarborough Marina. You can do the work yourself or
hire out the work to the yacht services at the marina.
Fiberglass and Hull Maintenance - Peninsula
Fiberglass, shop located at Scarborough Marina
Refrigeration - Scarborough Marina
Doctors - Dr. Grahame
Jackson (OB/GYN), Peninsula Specialist Centre, Suite 22, 22 George
St., Kippa Ring
Hospitals - Redcliffe Hospital, Anzac
Ave, Redcliffe, QLD 4020
Clinics/Medical Centers - Peninsula
Specialist Centre, 22 George St., Kippa Ring
The following are services or places visited and recommended by Bob and
Judi. We can only say that our experience was a good one and we hope that
you will also have a favorable experience.
- Morgan's Seafood Restaurant -
Bird O' Passage
Parade, Scarborough. Next to the Marina. Great
Moreton Bay bugs!
- Morgan's Fresh Seafood and Take-away
- next to Morgan's
Restaurant. Pick out the fresh items you want and they
cook it for you fresh along with chips. You then take it out
to the picnic tables to eat. Beware the gulls! There is also a terrific fresh sushi bar
there as well.
- Hog's Breath Cafe - Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe. Good
Sunday Brunch seated along the esplanade overlooking the bay
Pubs - Scarborough Hotel, Landsborough Ave,
Hardware Stores -
Bunnings Warehouse - located on Gympie Rd. between Redcliffe
and Brisbane just north of Aspley. This is a large warehouse type
place with just about anything that you might need.
|Beauty Salons - Peninsula Fair Mall
Barbers - Peninsula Fair and Kippa Ring Malls.
Liquor Store - Liquor King - Next to Peninsula
Theaters/Cinemas - New, large cinema at Peninsula Fair
Things to See and Do -
- Drive up to the Glass House Mountains
- Visit Montvale on the escarpment in the Great Dividing
Range. Terrific crafts, gifts, cafes, and views out to
- Visit the Australian Zoo
to see the 'Steve -the 'Crocodile Man' and crocodiles up close and
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