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Tangalooma

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Moreton Island

Moreton Island, QLD 4025

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Moreton Island is a photographers paradise, with world famous shipwrecks, towering sand dunes, tropical fish and an amazing Lighthouse.

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Tuesday 24th - Thursday 26th August

Tangalooma Island Resort provides Brisbane’s closest access to the beautiful Moreton Island, home to amazing natural flora and fauna. Moreton Island is the third largest sand island in the world and located only 40 kilometres north-east of Brisbane. The Island consists entirely of sand, and is also home to the highest coastal sand dune in the world. Moreton Island is one of the least polluted and least disturbed coastal environments along the Queensland/New South Wales coast.

You are invited to join The Photographers Collective for a 2-nights, 3 day getaway to the fabulous Moreton Island, hosted by award winning Master Photographer Greg Sullavan. Together with the team at Tangalooma Resort, we have create an itinerary to experience the best of Moreton Island that features the following inclusions:

Experience Highlights:

  • Return Ferry from Holt Street Wharf, Brisbane ($84 return)
  • 2 Nights Accomodation Resort Unit ($478)
  • Breakfast & Lunch Vouchers ($125)
  • 2 Course Dinner with the group in reserved VIP beachfront patio ($134)
  • Wreck snorkel, including mask, fins, snorkel & wetsuit ($69)
  • 20 minute Aerial Photography in R44 Helicopter with the doors off ($280)
  • Private 4WD Safari Cape Moreton Lighthouse ($120)
  • Wild Dolphin feeding experience (Included)
  • VIP Private dayroom access after Thursday check-out (shower, toilet & lockers $15)
  • Photographic tuition from Master Photographer Greg Sullavan (...priceless)

Resort Unit: Furnished with relaxed island décor, Resort Units are located only 50 metres from Tangalooma beach. Each unit is furnished with a king bed and a king Single bed, family area and self-catering facilities. All units are studio-style and offer air-conditioning, an ensuite bathroom, a hairdryer, a TV and DVD player, a dining table & chairs, and a kitchenette (including a ¾ size fridge, convection microwave oven, electric frypan, toaster, and tea and coffee-making facilities).

Price: $1199pp twin share (Single Supplement $390)

Minimum 12 guests, Maximum 16

*once we reach the required minimum, the event will proceed

Full Itinerary

Tuesday 24th of August, 2021

  • 11am Meet at Holt Street Wharf for 12pm departure
  • 1:30pm Lunch & check in to Resort Unit
  • 5pm Sunset
  • 6:30pm Wild dolphin feeding experience

Wednesday 25th of August, 2021

  • 7am Breakfast
  • 10am Wreck snorkelling tour
  • 1pm Lunch
  • 2pm Cape Moreton Lighthouse 4WD tour
  • 5pm Sunset
  • 7pm Dinner

Thursday 26th of August, 2021

  • 7am Breakfast
  • 8am Check out, VIP room access
  • 8:30am Aerial photography session
  • 12pm Lunch
  • 4pm Depart Tangalooma

*Please keep in mind this itinerary is subject to change in the case of inclement weather etc..


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About Greg Sullavan M.Photog I

Acclaimed photographic educator and award winning photographer, Greg Sullavan brings the creative spirit of an artist to every shoot. With a comprehensive understanding of the world’s best imaging equipment, Greg has inspired thousands to pursue their passion for photography as an ambassador for Canon Australia. A graduate of the prestigious Queensland College of Art with a Bachelor of photography, Greg is now the director of Sunburst Studio and community mentor with the Photographers Collective. One of Greg’s specialities is leading photographic experiences, off the beaten track.

COVID Plan

In the case of a COVID related cancellation, ie lockdown situation, the following process will apply:

  • A refund can be requested, less the non-refundable 25% deposit per person, up to 30 days prior to the event date.
  • Cancellation within 30 days of the event starting date, a credit will be held with Tangalooma resort for the guest to reschedule at a suitable time, with any additional costs to be determined between Tangalooma Resort, at the discretion of Tangalooma Resort and the guest travelling. ie: peak season premiums (TBC). A refund option will not be available within 30 days of the booking date.
  • In the case that a lock down event occurs in Brisbane, a suitable date to reschedule the event will be determined between Tangalooma Resort and the event host: Greg Sullavan. If any guest is unable to join the reschedule date, a credit will be held on their behalf by Tangalooma Resort (TBC). Any additional charges will be the responsibility of the guest ie: peak season premiums etc.
  • In the event of a flight cancellation due to COVID, the procedure will be determined by the airline and the guest travelling.

Other Important Information:

  • Our group is booked for the Tangalooma Ferry, departing Brisbane via Holt Street Wharf on August 24th at 12pm. Please arrive 1 hour prior to departure. One way ferry trip is 75 minutes. Parking is available at the terminal for $15 per day www.tangalooma.com/parking
  • We are booked to depart Tangalooma at 4:00pm, on Thursday 26th of August.
  • Guests are permitted one (1) carry on bag not exceeding the following dimensions: 56cm (height) x 36cm (width) x 23cm (depth) and one (1) checked-in suitcase or bag (max 20kg) per person plus one (1) esky (max 20kg) per accommodation booking
  • Breakfast and lunch included via 5 x $25 vouchers, which can be redeemed at the Tangalooma restaurant. Dinner is a 2-course set menu with a choice of Entree, Dinner and Desserts. We will pre-order to prior to the event to minimise wait times.
  • Accomodation is 3.5 star Resort unit which feature: All Units are studio-style and offer air-conditioning, an ensuite bathroom, a hairdryer, a TV and DVD player, a dining table and chairs, and a kitchenette (including a ¾ size fridge, convection microwave oven, electric frypan, toaster, and tea and coffee-making facilities). Check-in is from 2:00pm and check out is before 10:00am.
  • Payment terms. A 25% non-refundable deposit is required to secure your booking. The balance is due 30 days prior to departure. In the event of a COVID shutdown, the experience will be postponed and rescheduled to another date in August. If you are unable to attend the new date, a credit will be held with Tangalooma on behalf of the individual.
  • The itinerary is designed to be flexible with plenty of free time to make adjustments for bad weather and other events outside of our control.
  • Private Northern Safari will need to depart Cape Moreton prior to sunset for safety reasons.
  • Private Helicopter aerial photography is planned to be 18 minutes flight time plus a 2 minute ‘hot swap’.
  • Guided snorkel activity is as per regular water sports centre activity and is not a private event. You are welcome to bring your own wetsuit, fins, mask and snorkel.
  • There will not be any camera or lens loan equipment available for this experience.
  • Any additional activities now outlined in the itinerary are payable by the guest.
  • It is recommended that all participants have their own travel insurance.

Terms Of Booking

  • You must be 18 years of age or older, minors need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian
  • You will receive an automated confirmation by Eventbrite of your order via email. It is your responsibility to ensure you provide the correct email address and to check your junk-mail folder if necessary.
  • Guests must inform Greg Sullavan by email if they have any health concerns, dietry requirements or physical limitations which may cause a risk to you or others in attendance at greg@sunburststudio.com.au
  • Greg Sullavan reserves the right to decline or remove any participant from an event for any reason, including if their conduct or condition is deemed to pose a risk or nuisance to others or to the participant.
  • You may be filmed or photographed during the workshop which may be used for promotional material by Photographers Collective only. By booking this workshop you agree to these terms and that if you do not wish to be filmed or photographed that you must inform Greg Sullavan by email before the event at greg: @sunburststudio.com.au

Queensland COVID-safe event conditions apply

Please note that by booking this workshop you agree to the necessary precautions to ensure the safety of all participants and of our team.

This includes:

  • Adhering to a maximum number of persons (inclusive of host) as per government advice
  • Maintaining 1.5m social distancing at all times and indoor distancing as advised by each state government – applicable between host and all guests
  • Learning outcomes will be provided by verbal explanation. Host will be unable to handle your cameras or review results on the LCD screen
  • Access to hand sanitiser during the event
  • Wiping down / sanitisation of all shared gear

Who should not attend?

  • Anyone feeling unwell or awaiting COVID-19 test results
  • Anyone who has travelled overseas within the last 14 days
  • Anyone who has been in contact with any known positive COVID-19 person within the last 14 days
  • Anyone at “greater risk of serious infection” as described by the Australian Government , or anyone with an underlying health condition.

If you are on of the above mentioned categories and would still like to attend, please make prior arrangements with Greg directly: greg@sunburststudio.com.au

By booking an event, you agree to cooperate with all requirements and confirm you do not fall within one of the above listed categories. If your situation changes between booking your event and the day of the event, please do not attend and reschedule your place by contacting us.

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