Suburb Profiles

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Wongaling Beach

Wongaling Beach is the closest point to Dunk Island and enjoys spectacular views. Launch your boat directly off the beach or catch the water taxi to Dunk Island.  It departs from the beach on Banfield Parade and the trip to Dunk Island takes approximately 10 mins. There are numerous departures throughout the day.
Alternatively, take in the shops at the Wongaling shopping centre or enjoy a beer with your lunch in one of the bars.  It offers an excellent array of accommodation, from luxury resorts, and upmarket holiday homes to secluded rainforest retreats and superbly appointed B & B’s.  Romantic getaways, family holidays, birdwatchers, backpackers, adventure travelers, campers and caravan dwellers are all catered for. There is also a vast array of activities ranging from eco-friendly and environmental tours to extreme sports such as tandem skydiving and white water rafting for adrenaline junkies. 

Facilities in Wongaling Beach
The small shopping village at Wongaling Beach has a large Woolworths Supermarket, Chemist, Bottle Shop and a few speciality shops.  A library, medical centre, veterinary surgery, Bendigo Bank, Queensland Country Credit Union, Surf Shop, two caravan parks, a mechanical workshop and food eateries.

Government Services
Mission Beach Police Station
Mission beach Fire Station
Mission Beach Ambulance Station
Mission Beach State School – approximately 300 students in a modern and well-equipped facility