Cottonwood Walk
  • Length: 3.4km

  • Duration: 1.5hrs

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 147 Esplanade S, Deception Bay

  • End: 11 Beach Rd, Deception Bay

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  • Location: Deception Bay

  • Distance from state capital: 36.4 km

  • State: QLD

  • Latitude: -27.1967778

  • Longitude: 153.0374908


Cottonwood Walk is a 3.4km, grade 2 Return hike located in Deception Bay Queensland. The hike should take approximately 1.5hrs to complete.


Cottonwood Walk is a shared walk and cycle path offering a quality experience with excellent trail surfaces, boardwalks, stairways down to the beach and viewing platforms with extensive views over Deception Bay to Moreton Island. This walk and cycle path offers a beach experience. Interpretive signage along the way indicates historical sites such as the Bancroft Baths.

About the region

Deception Bay is a suburb in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. It is approximately 32 kilometres (20 mi) north of Brisbane CBD in the south-eastern corner of the bay of the same name which separates the Redcliffe Peninsula and Bribie Island.

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