The Big Pineapple is a popular national tourist attraction and food icon based on Australia’s Sunshine Coast. As one of the best known and loved attractions, the Big Pineapple has operated since 1971 and draws over a million visitors each year.
Located along the Nambour Connection Road, Woombye, the Big Pineapple is about an hour’s drive north from Brisbane.
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Wildlife HQ is where you will see alligators, kangaroos, dingoes, koalas, sun bears, lemurs, wombats as well as a large range of reptiles and birds. Wander through the rainforest paths and discover more about the animals with the free keeper demonstrations which are run daily. Within the zoo, there are complimentary BBQ facilities as well as a cafe that serves cold drinks, ice creams, snacks and souvenirs.
The Big Pineapple site itself is undergoing renewal and transformation, guided by a whole of site master plan across the 170ha landholding. The large scale of the property provides great potential to host new attractions and again become a highly popular destination.
In addition to the iconic Big Pineapple structure, visitor centre and train, today the site is home to the popular zoo, the TreeTop Challenge high ropes and zipline course, in addition to the sell-out events program.
The Big Pineapple also holds a range of events all throughout the year, including the Big Pineapple Music Festival which runs for 2 days and has a huge line-up of local music. There is also a range of summer outdoor movie festivals and exhibitions aimed at families.
So come to the Big Pineapple and have a great day out with the whole family.