Experience the best holiday getaway on the sunshine coast
Known as the jewel in the crown of the Sunshine Coast, Noosa lives up to its name with stunning scenery, an excellent climate, fun activities, high standard shops and restaurants, hospitable accommodation and carries a charm that allures people to enjoy this sought-after destination.
Lush hinterland borders Noosa as golden beaches nicely compliment it. The nearby bays and coves complete this picturesque setting. There are three main beaches - Noosa Main Beach , Alexandria Beach and Sunshine Beach and all suitable for swimming and basking in the sun.
As well as this, the Noosa National Park offers nearly 500 hectares of heathland, forest, coves, beaches and high cliffs. There is a variety of walking trails that allow you to explore and give you the opportunity to appreciate stunning scenery and breathe taking views.
Noosa is synonymous with relaxation and unforgettable holidays. Situated right at the northern end of Queensland's Sunshine Coast this town is a mecca for a people across Australia and the world.
People come to this part of Queensland for the holiday of a lifetime and they never leave disappointed. Noosa gives every visitor the chance to enjoy a wide range of activities from fishing and surfing to bird watching in stunning national parks. And when you grow weary and need a rest there's the wonderful cosmopolitan atmosphere of the café and restaurant scene right in the main street.
Getting to Noosa in Queensland is quite simple. People come by car, bus and plane and even overseas visitors have not problems finding their way to this piece of paradise. The real problems arise when it's time to go home because no one wants to leave this great part of Australia .
Noosa Heads is on the edge of this popular national park and from Hastings Street , you are only minutes away from a multitude of places including Cooloola National Park , Noosa River Everglades and the world's largest sand island, Fraser Island , which is also Heritage listed.
At the top of Noosa Hill is Laguna Lookout where you can see the spectacular Teewah Beach and the fascinating sandy dunes of Coloured Sands. Further below are the striking canal developments of Noosa Sound.
Noosaville is just a short distance away where Noosa River is the main highlight. Fishing boats and houseboats are situated in the tranquil waters and cruises depart for the Everglades . Travel further up the river on either a houseboat or hire boat through Lake Cooroibah and Lake Cootharaba to Teewah landing, which is only a ten minute walk from the North Shore beaches. Along the river's edge is Pelican Beach and is the perfect family spot.
Lake Cootharaba is only a twenty minute drive north of Tewantin and offers the historic Appollonian Pub, the timeless lakeside town of Boreen Point and beautiful waterside restaurants with excellent food and service to match!
With over a hundred accommodation types within and surrounding Noosa, you will find the ultimate place to stay. Unique to other major tourist centers, Noosa doesn't have high rise architecture and most of the accommodation is apartment style, giving you a more at-home feel. It has all the facilities of a contemporary home and boast space, well chosen furnishings and nicely appointed rooms.
Otherwise, choose to spend your time exploring Noosa in a holiday home, bed and breakfast, motel, budget hotel, resort - whatever you want, they have got!