Sunshine Coast

Beachside destination with a country feel

Located just one hour from Brisbane lies a sunny paradise - the Sunshine Coast. This popular holiday destination is a perfect blend of the party atmosphere of the Gold Coast mixed with the relaxed, tranquil environment of the Whitsundays. Spectacular white sand beaches, lush subtropical rainforests, great food and plenty of outdoor activities, you don’t need to look any further for a holiday destination.

Kids are instant fans of the Sunshine Coast with its expansive beaches and laid back atmosphere. Attractions such as Australia Zoo, Aussie World and UnderWater World will keep them busy. As the perfect weather lends itself to outdoor pursuits, there are a never-ending list of adventure and sports activities to fill your days including snorkelling, kayaking, kite boarding, cycling, rock climbing and much, much more!

Follow the crowds or listen to the locals?

The most popular time of year to head to the Sunshine Coast, judging by the crowds, is the Christmas/New Year period and Easter. If you ask a local though, they will tell you winter with its clear blue skies and consistent temperatures in the mid 20’s is the ideal time of year.

Top 6 Things to Do on the Sunshine Coast

1. Spend time on the beach and surf the coast at impressive locations including Coolum and Noosa
2. Snap up a bargain and enjoy fresh local produce at the Eumundi Markets
3. Experience a horse ride along the long stretch of white beach of Noosa North Shore
4. Rejuvenate in one of the many day spas and resorts
5. Mingle with locals and have a drink at one of the surf clubs while taking in the impressive water views and sunset
6. Enjoy a day or overnight trip to the World Heritage Listed Fraser island

Top 3 Events on the Sunshine Coast

1. The electric atmosphere of the Woodford Folk Festival held annually between Christmas and New Year
2. The Noosa International Food and Wine Festival in May celebrates all things food, wine and lifestyle
3. Spectators and fit competitors flock to the Noosa Triathlon in October – November

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23 Mayfield Street Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Enjoying the surf, sun and sand is easy when you stay at Mayfield Street 23, located just 250 metres from Alexandra Headland Beach. There is a patio with an outdoor dining area and a BBQ.Mayfield St...more
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1/6 Alice Street Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Located 5 minutes' walk from Alexandra Headland Beach, Apartment Binnaway offers 2 bedrooms and a patio. Guests enjoy an on-site swimming pool.Apartment Binnaway Alexandra Headland is 5 minutes' dri...more
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2 Maroubra Street Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Located in Alexandra Headland, Mylos Holiday Apartments offers an outdoor pool and a restaurant. This self-catering accommodation features WiFi.The apartment will provide you with a TV, air conditio...more
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21-23 Okinja Road Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
When you stay at Alex Beach Cabins in Alexandra Headland, you'll be by the sea and convenient to Sunshine Plaza and Mooloolaba Beach. This 4-star cabin is within close proximity of Underwater World S...more
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174 Alexandra Parade Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Located in Alexandra Headland, Mandolin Resort is on the Strip and convenient to Mooloolaba Beach and Underwater World Sea Life. This apartment is within close proximity of Sunshine Plaza and Kawana...more
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238-240 Alexandra Parade Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Tawarri 8 offers accommodation in Alexandra Headland, 31 km from Noosa Heads. The property is 1.3 km from Mooloolaba and free private parking is available.A dishwasher and an oven can be found in th...more
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3/14 Mary Street Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Just 250 metres from Alexandra Headland Beach, Apartment Warroo features an outdoor swimming pool. This self-contained apartment offers free parking.Warroo Apartments is a 10-minute walk from Alexan...more
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10/268 Alexandra Parade Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Apartment The Headlands 10 features a balcony with ocean and pool views. An outdoor swimming pool is on the premises, as well as free parking. The apartment includes a washing machine and a bathroom w...more
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8 Marina Walk Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Sorrento 1 offers accommodation in Alexandra Headland, 27 km from Noosa Heads. Sorrento 1 features views of the sea and is 7 km from Mooloolaba. Free private parking is available on site.The kitchen...more
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23 Juan Street, Alexandra Headland Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Situated in Alexandra Headland, this air-conditioned holiday home features a terrace and a garden with a barbecue and a terrace. The property is 31 km from Noosa Heads and free private parking is offe...more
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1/26 Mayfield Street Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Located in Alexandra Headland, this apartment is 31 km from Noosa Heads. 1/26 on Mayfield features views of the sea and is 1.3 km from Mooloolaba.There is a seating area, a dining area and a kitchen...more
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2/26 Mayfield Street Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
Just a 150 metre walk from the golden sands of Alexandra Headland Beach, 2/26 on Mayfield is offers renovated 2-bedroom apartments.The apartments feature a balcony and ocean views. All linen, bath t...more
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Unit 3, 26 Mayfield Street Alexandra Headland 4572 Australia
The golden sands and rolling waves of Alexandra Headland Beach are just a 150 metre walk away when you stay at 3/26 on Mayfield.The renovated 3-bedroom apartment features ocean views and a large ent...more
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15 Regent ct. Coolum Beach 4573 Australia
With its unique timber structure and boutique resort feel, The Dome House provides guests with an outdoor swimming pool, tropical garden, free WiFi and on-site parking.The Dome House is located a 10...more
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102 Coolum Terrace Coolum Beach 4573 Australia
With a stay at Villa Coolum in Coolum Beach, you'll be near the beach and close to Coolum Beach and Mt Coolum Golf Club. This motel is within the region of Twin Waters Golf Club and Sunshine Plaza.Ro...more

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