Location: 45km to Surfers Paradise
45km north of Surfers Paradise; 58km south of Brisbane
Sea change close to Brisbane, known locally as Cabbage Tree Point
west of Kangaroo Island - and about
half-way between Brisbane and the Gold
Coast - is the green suburb of
Steiglitz, known locally as Cabbage Tree
Point. The area is popular with
familes, couples, singles and retirees.
The most predominant housing style in
Cabbage Tree Point is single-detached
dwellings. There is a mix of
architectural styles in the area
including renovated Queenslanders,
post-war housing, and chamferboard and
brick and tile houses.
The area boasts the Meridien Marinas as well as outdoor activity areas such as the Cabbage Tree Point Conservation Park and Charlie Hammel picnic grounds on the main channel. Major highlights of the area are the lakes and wetlands to the east of the suburb which form the Southern Moreton Bay islands.
With easy access to Moreton Bay from the Pacific Motorway, Steiglitz is an appealing suburb for those wanting a 'sea-change' close to Brisbane and the Gold Coast. There is one primary and one secondary school in the local area. Given its location halfway between Brisbane and the Gold Coast, Cabbage Tree Point has access to all the facilities found in major cities.