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The Sunshine Coast has a lot of National Parks with the best trails for walking, hiking, cycling, and horse riding. These horse riding trails are surrounded by...

Horse Riding

The Sunshine Coast is full of fun activities for you to do during your stay as the range of attractions, activities and tour options are close to endless.

Whether it’s taking a helicopter joy flight, heading to the beaches or the majestic Glass House Mountains, the Sunshine Coast features many options for families and couples.

Sunshine Coast Activities – Fun Kids & Family Activities & Things to Do


After spending a few days exploring the various townships along the beach, take some time out for a unique outdoor activity. Explore the amazing hinterland by taking a mountain bike or hiking tour and spend a few hours exploring the magic of the hinterland.

You can choose to visit any of the nearby national parks, with many located only 30 minutes drive from the coast. Popular outdoor activities include mountain bike riding, bushwalking, hiking, trail walking and many other adventurous activities at the nearby rainforests. Walk through the stony pathways and explore the most admired attractions that the Sunshine Coast hinterland has to offer.

While on the Sunshine Coast, visitors can explore the scenic beauty of the area by taking a plane or helicopter joy flight. These unique flight tours offer you an exhilarating experience, while taking you over the breathtaking hinterland and gorgeous beaches. Experience a ride full of thrills and excitement when you fly past the Sunshine Coast skyline and discover the great scenery of this coastal paradise.

The Sunshine Coast is also known as a fabulous surfing spot and hosts competitions and events all year round. Visitors also enjoy swimming, paddleboarding and kayaking in the pristine waters. The Sunshine Coast also has some of the best diving spots along Noosa Heads and Mooloolaba, where divers can find abundant marine life, shipwrecks and caves.

If you are yearning for an adventure during your stay on the Sunshine Coast, there are plenty of organised tours that can take you out to see the best spots, click the links below.



Horse Riding

Horse Riding

The Sunshine Coast has a lot of National Parks with the best trails for walking, hiking, cycling, and horse riding. These horse riding trails are surrounded by spectacular views of the nearby hinterland mountains...

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Sunshine Coast Helicopters

Helicopters

Helicopters are one of the best ways to enjoy the most spectacular views of the Sunshine Coast. Whether it is a hill-side town or a coastal city, a helicopter ride will amaze you with the most panoramic views of the...

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Sky Diving

Skydiving

Why not try something unique and adventurous during on your next Sunshine Coast holiday? Why not take the plunge with skydiving at any of the skydive centres around the gorgeous coastal city. Experience a zero gravity...

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Sunshine Coast Whale Watching

Whale Watching

Whale watching is a popular activity to do whilst out on the gorgeous waters of the Sunshine Coast. With a distinctive whale population that includes popular Rorquals and Humpback whales, the Sunshine Coast offers some...

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Fishing Charters

Fishing Charters

Bordered by the cerulean coastline, the Sunshine Coast boasts an array of great fishing locations with massive fish colonies. So it’s no wonder the region has many fishing charters out on the ocean and local rivers...

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Sunshine Coast Massage

Massage

When you’re looking for things to do during your visit to the Sunshine Coast, you don’t have to look very far. During your time on the Sunshine Coast, you owe it to yourself to get a great massage. With so many things...

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Day Spas

Day Spas


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The Sunshine Coast is known as a land of beauty, charm and relaxation. But after days of sightseeing, aquatic activities and shopping experiences, visitors need a chance to rest up. Buying one of the many day spa...

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Kayaking


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For visitors looking for a unique way to explore the Sunshine Coast, choose a scenic kayak tour. With a range of tours available, you will be sure to find something that suits your needs. Enjoy excellent views of the...

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Sunshine Coast Cruises

Cruises

The Sunshine Coast is one popular beach destination in Australia which attracts millions of visitors every year. With its tropical climate, warm water and stunning landscape, the Sunshine Coast is a great place to take...

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Wine Tours

Wine Tours

Aside from the magnificent water activities at the gorgeous beaches, there are some amazing Sunshine Coast wine and food tours, for visitors and locals alike. With a geographically stunning region with favourable year...

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Sunshine Coast Skirmish

Skirmish

For those on a family or group holiday, try something adventurous whilst staying on the Sunshine Coast. Aside from scenic tours, zoos and beach-side activities, visitors can try out laser skirmish or paintball for an...

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Hinterland Tours

Hinterland Tours

Sunshine Coast Hinterland Tours are one of the most popular activities for visitors to the Sunshine Coast. Most tour operators run a door to door services, picking you up and dropping you off in at your hotel, making...

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Jet Ski

Jet Ski Hire

Just one hours drive from Brisbane, Mooloolaba is a great destination for water activities, including jet skiing. Hire a jet ski and excite yourself by flying along the water at speeds of over 80 kph. Your heart will be...

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Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

The hilly destinations around Queensland offer excellent rock climbing opportunities for all adventure seekers. Visitors will be excited to know that there are a plenty of outdoor destinations in the Sunshine Coast...

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Scuba Diving

Scuba Diving

With its extensive coastline, plentiful activities and many things to see and do, the Sunshine Coast presents itself as one of the premier tourist destinations in Australia. With its fantastic tourist infrastructure...

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Surf Lessons

Surfing Lessons

Blessed with extensive sun-kissed beaches and a sunny climate all throughout the year, the Sunshine Coast offers a multitude of activity options at it has many gorgeous beaches across the city. Whether you’re looking...

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4WD Tours

4WD Tours

4WD tours are just one of the many ways to get away from the city and explore the Sunshine Coast Hinterland and the Coolum National Park. See the native wildlife in their natural surroundings and learn some amazing...

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Sunshine Coast Flying Lessons

Flying Lessons

If you’re interested learning to fly, then you should enrol in one of the flying lessons offered in the Sunshine Coast region. In the Sunshine Coast area, there are several flight schools that offer basic and...

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Sunshine Coast Gliding

Gliding

Another way to see the Sunshine Coast is through a glide over the coastline, mountains, and picturesque towns and cities. Sunshine Coast Gliding allows you to feel the excitement up close where you will have...

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Sunshine Coast Harley Tours

Harley Tours

Whilst vacationing on the Sunshine Coast, try something different by taking a Harley Tour along the coast or into the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. With many customized options, tours can run for a short 30 minutes up to a...

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Scenic Flight

Scenic Flights

Another way to see the Sunshine Coast is through a scenic flight over the coastline, mountains, and picturesque towns and cities. Throughout the Sunshine Coast, you can charter a plane or helicopter that can take you on...

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Segway Tours

Segway Tours

Joining one of the Sunshine Coast segway tours could be the coolest way to travel and explore some of the sites around this amazing place. Segways are also one of the greenest, more sustainable and environment-friendly...

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Cycling Tours

Cycling Tours

An interesting way to explore the beauty of the Sunshine Coast is to hop on a bike and join a cycling tour. Any of the bike tours will get you an unobstructed view of the charming towns, beautiful beaches, majestic...

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Sunshine Coast Historic Planes

Historic Planes

Touring the Sunshine Coast region in a helicopter, glider, or plane is certainly a unique experience. After spending few days exploring the Sunshine Coast from the ground, plan a a flight with a vintage or historic...

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