Desert Safari

Not only is Moreton Island one of the largest sand islands in the world, it is also home to the highest coastal sand dune in the world! Take a trip out to the sand dunes and experience the thrill of sand tobogganing down them. You’ll also learn about Aboriginal culture and witness the incredible coloured sands of the island along the way. Your tour begins as you board a 4WD off-road vehicle and make your way out to the middle of Moreton Island. During the drive your tour guide will provide informative commentary about the ancestral Aboriginal forefathers who lived on Moreton Island long ago and share some of their dreamtime stories. Keep an eye out for the stunning multi-coloured sands of Moreton Island along the way. On arrival climb 72 metres up to the summit of one of the sand dunes and experience the excitement of sand tobogganing down. It’s a fast-paced thrill ride that’s not for the faint hearted!
  • Tour Code


  • Location

    Moreton Island

  • Activity Types

    Special Interest

  • Experience Types


  • Duration

    2.16 hours

  • Fitness Level


  • Price

    Adult from $45.99
    Children (12 & under) from $25.99


Capture the sights and tobogganing adventure on this tour.


Iced water and Cordial will be availble at the Sand Dunes.

Special Notes

To make your day as enjoyable as possible, please ensure that you wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and jacket, and bring along some sunscreen and bottled water. This tour is suitable for guests of all ages. Iced water and cordial will be available at the sand dunes. This tour is weather dependant as the sand tobogganing cannot operate in wet weather conditions. In the event of wet weather, this tour will operate as a sightseeing tour and visit the Tangalooma Wrecks. Not suitable for wheelchair bound guests Sand Tobagganing is optional.

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