Transport and Travel

Getting to Redcliffe Festival of Sails

Redcliffe Festival of Sails is located at Suttons Beach on the Redcliffe Peninsula, just 40 min north of the Brisbane CBD.

During the celebrations, there will be a number of changes to car park, road and traffic conditions. Please abide by all traffic control and parking signs.

Large crowds are expected around the Redcliffe Seaside Village Precinct and Suttons Beach Park for the festival. Patrons attending the celebrations are being encouraged to travel via free shuttle buses operating from the Redcliffe Showgrounds and Kippa-Ring Train Station.

Please note that Suttons Beach car park will also be closed for the event from 12pm, Thursday 18 April and reopening at 7pm, Friday 19 April. Some car parks in the Settlement Cove car park may also be affected during event times for event activities and accessible parking.

By Car

From Brisbane

Travel north on the Bruce Highway and take EXIT 133. Follow the signs along Anzac Avenue to Redcliffe (approximately 9km)

From Brisbane Airport

Travel north on the Gateway Motorway and take the Deagon Deviation exit crossing the Houghton Highway bridge to Redcliffe (approximately 10km). Book airport transfers here

From Sunshine Coast

Travel south along the Bruce Highway and take EXIT 133. Follow the signs along Anzac Avenue to Redcliffe (approximately 9km)

Park N Ride

Take the stress out of parking with FREE parking at the Redcliffe Showgrounds, Redcliffe and catch the courtesy shuttle bus to the festival. The shuttle runs frequently from 8am to 5pm on a continuous loop.

Changed Traffic Conditions

To assist with traffic and congestion in the local area regulatory ‘No Stopping’ signs will be installed in surrounding streets off Suttons Beach Park & Marine Parade. These include: Haskins Street, McCarthy Street, Langdon Avenue and Dix Street.

By Train

From Brisbane

Take the Redcliffe Peninsula line to Kippa Ring Station and connect with the bus service to Redcliffe. For train timetable details visit www.translink.com.au

From Sunshine Coast

Take the Springfield line to Petrie Station. Change trains and take Redcliffe Peninsula line to Kippa Ring Station and connect with the bus service to Redcliffe. For train timetable details visit www.translink.com.au

Shuttle Bus

Courtesy shuttle bus will service Redcliffe Showgrounds, Kippa Ring Station and the festival from 8am to 5pm. PLEASE NOTE THE SHUTTLE BUS WILL COINCIDE WITH TRAIN ARRIVALS (HOURLY ONLY) AND DEPART/ARRIVE ONCE PER HOUR.

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