About the Area

Surrounded by beach, river and national parks, Noosa offers an amazing range of activities in a beautiful natural setting. If you love the outdoors, Noosa is the ideal holiday destination with unspoilt beaches and stunning national parks to explore. Head up to the Hinterlands for cycling, 4WDing and hiking – Mount Cooroora is a mighty hike offering breathtaking 360 degree views of Noosa below. There is no shortage of places to lay out your beach towel in Noosa, this palm-fringed paradise is lined with pearl white sand and crystal-clear waters to enjoy. Hit Noosa National Park and Noosa Main Beach for excellent kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, fishing and swimming.

Hastings Street, behind the beachfront and right on The Sebel Noosa’s doorstep, is a shopper’s delight. High-end brands and local labels line the street with scattered bars, restaurants and cafes serving fresh, seasonal produce over uninterrupted ocean views. If you are visiting on the weekend be sure to head to the Sunday Noosa Farmers’ Market to stock up on regional produce and handmade goods. In March, Noosa plays host to the Noosa Festival of Surfing, bringing in some of the world’s most enthusiastic surfers. Or if you are heading over in May, the Noosa Food & Wine Festival runs for five days, showcasing some of the region’s top producers, local artisans and much-loved venues. Whether you are looking for outdoor adventures, great food or just a stunning place to relax and unwind, Noosa is the perfect Sunshine Coast holiday destination.

There is so much more to explore in Noosa. Here are just some of the activities to get you started:

Things to do in the Sunshine Coast

  • Noosa Main Beach
  • Little Cove Beach
  • Dog Beach
  • Noosa National Park
  • Laguna Lookout
  • Noosa Spit Recreation Reserve
  • Noosa Junction
  • Noosa Arts Theatre
  • Noosa Marina
  • Peregian Beach
  • Eumundi Market