Welcome to Manly & St Helena Island


Manly is also the gateway to little St Helena Island, about 6km from the Brisbane River mouth. A grim high-security prison from 1867 till 1932, St Helena still has the remains of several prison buildings, plus parts of Queensland’s first tramway, built in 1884. The old trams were pulled by horses, but these days a tractor drags the coaches along as part of the island tour.


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Manly & St Helena Island in detail