Explore the beautiful Sunshine Coast
Welcome to the naturally refreshing Sunshine Coast, where you will experience a laid-back lifestyle centred around pristine beaches, freshwater rivers and lakes, subtropical forests and warm sunshine.
Sunshine Coast has a massive range of activities for you to enjoy on your Peregian Beach holiday, check out some we have listed below:
Sunshine Coast Parks and Wildlife
Explore the marvellous Noosa region as you take an exciting trip at the World Heritage listed paradise of Fraser Island. Fraser Island is a unique natural environment – the largest sand island in the world and the only place on the planet where a rainforest grows on sand. Also, your family can visit the popular Austalian Zoo. Famously known as the home of “The Crocodile Hunter”, Australia Zoo rests on fifty acres of pristine bush surroundings and houses over 750 wildlife species, including animals on the endangered species list.
Located in Mooloolaba just 40 minutes drive south from noosa you can imagine yourself an alien in an unknown world, where primeval creatures preside over an enormous range of fascinating underwater inhabitants: the brilliantly colourful coral and quicksilver fish of warm tropical waters; moray eels, lungfish and giant barramundi; tumbling turtles and friendly frolicking seals. All of this and more is available at Underwater World. Click here to visit their website.
Australia Zoo is located on the beautiful Sunshine Coast near the Glasshouse Mountains. Just 45 minutes north of Brisbane on Steve Irwin Way, it is the home of some of Australia’s most unique and amazing wildlife, as well as some remarkable animals from overseas. Your visit to the Home of The Crocodile Hunter will definitely thrill and amaze you!
Bag a bargain at the markets
Bring a recyclable bag and enter shopping heaven at one of our local, hinterland or seaside markets. Stock up on fresh local produce, specialty fare and original creations. “Make it, bake it, grow it or sew it” is the ethos of the famous Eumundi Market.
Fraser Island Tours
Fraser Island Adventure Tours is Queensland’s multi-award winning tour company for Fraser Island. They offer a unique adventure travel to World Heritage Listed Fraser Island. Visit their website!
The Noosa Thriller
Hop aboard for a thrilling ocean jetboat ride with Noosa’s most experienced ocean water sports company, established since 1978. From when you cross the dramatic bar of the Noosa River mouth on Noosa’s most popular jetboat ride, until when you return one hour later, you’ll feel the salt spray, the wind in your hair, and experience an awesome 500-horsepower, high performance ride which includes wave-jumping, ocean swell surfing, 360-degree turns, and figure-eights. Visit their website!
Experience the thrill of horse riding on beautiful white sandy beaches on Noosa North Shore with Equathon. Our horse riding tours offer horses and trails suited to everyone from beginners to the experienced. If you’d like to let the kids have fun without mum and dad Kiah Park Horse riding camp offers 1/2 day to 7 day camps.
The Noosa Ferry Cruise Company operates a daily ferry cruise service between the historic riverside town of Tewantin and along the beautiful waterways past Noosaville (with great views across to Noosa’s north shore) and Noosa Sound into the heart of Noosa Heads with it’s famous beaches, shopping, eateries and national park. With departures all day, every day from seven different points along the route you can join us at a place and time to suit your itinerary.
Sunshine Coast Art Gallery Trail
The Sunshine Coast is home to many quality art galleries that showcase the work of leading local, national and international artists and craftspeople. Pick up your copy of the Sunshine Coast Art Gallery Trail brochure from your local Visitor Information Centre and explore these exceptional galleries.
Experience Beautiful Beaches
World famous beaches with perfect views over the crystal clear waters of the Pacific Ocean. The Sunshine Coast’s pristine surf beaches stretch for miles with plenty of choices in flagged and patrolled areas from safe swimming with family friendly waves to beaches that will appeal to surfers and body boarders. Please remember to always swim between the flags.