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The hilly destinations around Queensland offer excellent rock climbing opportunities for all adventure seekers. Visitors will be excited to know that...

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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.



Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

Many Rock Climbing Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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The hilly destinations around Queensland offer excellent rock climbing opportunities for all adventure seekers. Visitors will be excited to know that there are plenty of outdoor destinations in the Sunshine Coast...

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Skydiving

Skydiving

Many Skydiving Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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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Horse Riding

Horse Riding

Many Horse Riding Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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 spectacular views of the nearby hinterland mountains...

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Cruises

Cruises

Many Cruise Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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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Scuba Diving

Scuba Diving

Many Scuba Diving Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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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Fishing Charters

Fishing Charters

Many Fishing Charter Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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...

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Whale Watching

Whale Watching

Many Whale Watching Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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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Wine Tours

Wine Tours

Many Wine Tour Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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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Kayaking

Kayaking

Many Kayaking Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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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Jet Ski Hire

Jet Ski Hire

Many Jet Ski Hire Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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Just one hour 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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Surfing Lessons

Surfing Lessons

Many Surfing Lesson Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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...

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Segway Tours

Segway Tours

Many Segway Tour Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast

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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4wd Tours

4WD Tours

Many 4WD Tour Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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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Hinterland Tours

Hinterland Tours

Many Hinterland Tour Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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Sunshine Coast Hinterland Tours is 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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Harley Tours

Harley Tours

Many Harley Tour Options Available, All Over the Sunshine Coast
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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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Bellingham Maze

Bellingham Maze

Tanawha, QLD
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If you are planning a trip to the Sunshine Coast, then you will quickly discover that there are a huge range of things to see and do here. Make sure to check out the Bellingham Maze on your next visit. This huge outdoor...

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Big Kart Track

Big Kart Track

Landsborough, QLD

Big Kart Track is an incredible destination for those who love go-karting. As the largest go-kart facility in Australia, the park is sure to give you a full day of thrilling memories. Big Kart Track, Prices, Opening...

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Bli Bli Watersports Complex

Bli Bli Watersports Complex

Bli Bli, QLD

The Bli Bli Watersports Complex is a massive adventure park with exciting attractions for all ages. It’s the perfect destination for a full day of family fun, as well as birthdays, celebrations, and group functions. Bli...

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Bli Bli Aqua Park

Bli Bli Aqua Park

Bli Bli, QLD

The Bli Bli Aqua Park is a world-class water sport and adventure complex. It’s located within the Bli Bli Watersports arena and filled with dozens of exciting activities. This attraction offers wonderful value for...

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Strawberry Fields

Strawberry Fields

Palmview, QLD

Strawberry Fields is one of the most unique and exciting experiences on the Sunshine Coast. This incredible strawberry farm in Palmview is a family-owned enterprise that invites visitors to see what it’s like in a...

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Wappa Falls

Wappa Falls

Kiamba, QLD

Wappa Falls is a scenic swimming hole around 20 meters wide, right by a small waterfall in Kiamba. If you are looking for a beautiful area to go on a bushwalk and swim, this area is recommended. Wappa Falls, Park, Bush...

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Bli Bli Wake Park

Bli Bli Wake Park

Bli Bli, QLD

Bli Bli Wake Park is one of the thrilling watersports destinations within the Watersports Complex. It’s home to a world-class wake park where pro and beginner riders alike can enjoy hours of wake fun. Bli Bli Wake Park...

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Blast Aqua Park Coolum

Blast Aqua Park Coolum

Coolum Beach, QLD

Blast Aqua Park Coolum is a state-of-the-art water park boasting an impressive inflatable obstacle course. Since its establishment a few years ago, it has quickly become the top destination for families in and around...

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Parklands Mountain Bike Trails

Parklands Mountain Bike Trails

Kulangoor, QLD

Parklands Mountain Bike Trails is one of the most popular mountain bike trails in Queensland. This area is certainly a haven for biking enthusiasts! Parklands Mountain Bike Trails, MTB Mountain Bike Tracks, Kulangoor...

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Parklands Motocross Park

Parklands Motocross Park

Kenilworth, QLD

The Parklands Motocross Park in Kenilworth is an excellent venue for dirt bike enthusiasts. The privately-owned establishment is home to terrific tracks, where all levels of bikers are welcome – from those who...

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Bli Bli Barra Fishing Park

Bli Bli Barra Fishing Park

Bli Bli, QLD

The Bli Bli Barra Fishing Park is a catch and releases Barramundi farm located in Bli Bli, right in the centre of the Sunshine Coast. These natural fishing lakes are the perfect place to bring your kids for a one of a...

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Bribie Island National Park And Recreation Area

Bribie Island National Park and Recreation Area

White Patch, QLD

Bribie Island National Park and Recreation Area is a stunning natural oasis. Home to a protected state forest and tons of adventure, this destination is a must-visit. Bribie Island National Park & Recreation Area...

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Mary Valley Scenic Drive

Gympie , QLD

The Mary Valley Scenic Drive is a breathtaking journey past verdant farmlands, rolling hills, and stunning macadamia farms. It’s one of the best ways to explore the rural hinterlands as you take your time. Mary Valley...

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Buderim-palmwoods Heritage Tramway Walk

Buderim-Palmwoods Heritage Tramway Walk

Mons, QLD

The Buderim-Palmwoods Heritage Tramway Walk is an incredibly scenic 3.7km long trail near Kiels Mountain in Mons, Queensland. It’s ideal for all ages and fitness levels, and dogs are welcome too. Buderim-Palmwoods...

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Lara Drive Steps

Lara Drive Steps

Buderim, QLD

The Lara Drive Steps in Buderim is composed of 148 steps, but is much more than a set of stairs to get you down the hill. It’s a challenging but rewarding walk/run for people of all ages who want to keep fit. Lara Drive...

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Tin Can Bay Wildflower Walk

Tin Can Bay Wildflower Walk

Tin Can Bay, QLD

The Tin Can Bay Wildflower Walk is a stunning activity to enjoy in the spring when the vibrant, unique wildflowers come alive. However, many of these flowers are in bloom throughout the year. Tin Can Bay Wildflower...

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