Macleay Island is an island located in Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia. It is situated about 35 kilometers south-east of the Brisbane CBD. Macleay Island is part of the Redland City local government area and is accessible by ferry from the mainland. The island has a population of around 2,000 people and is known for its natural beauty, with beaches, mangroves, and bushland. It is a popular destination for tourists and retirees, and it has a small shopping center and a variety of amenities, including a golf course, a bowls club, and a community center. The island is also home to several parks and recreational areas, including the Macleay Island National Park and the Macleay Island Conservation Park.