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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...

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Sunshine Coast Outdoor Activities

The range of attractions, activities and tour options on the Sunshine Coast are close to endless – with the region offering something to fit everyone’s budget and interests.

Whether it’s Australia Zoo, Aussie World, the beaches or the majestic Glass House Mountains, the Sunshine Coast features many options for families and couples.

Sunshine Coast Outdoor Activities For Kids & Families, Qld


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 wonderful 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.

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 and families will be pleased to know that many of the popular beaches on the Sunshine Coast are patrolled by surf lifesavers.

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. Fishing is another popular activity with many sheltered waterways that offer ideal spots for recreational or sports fishing.

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.


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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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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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


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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 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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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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