Whether you're after a relaxing time on a beach or an adventure packed holiday, Noosa wins "the best family destination on the Sunshine Coast". Postcard-perfect and packed with stunning natural resources with the mixture of the urban vibes, Noosa makes a perfect spot to bring kids for unforgettable memories. After they visit once, they'll beg you to come back over and over again.
There are certainly no shortage of things to do with kids in Noosa ranging from doing next to nothing to engaging in the most adventurous activities.
Here are 5 top things to do with kids in Noosa that will keep them busy and more importantly happy:
1. Discover Noosa National Park
Get your comfy shoes on, pack kids' rucksacks with water and snacks, then head off to see the stunning natural wonder of the Sunshine Coast. While there is 15 km of trails to explore, the Coastal track is the most popular because it runs along the coast offering incredible views of sparkly turquoise waters and white sandy beaches. During your walks, you might spot some of the natives: frolicking dolphins, cuddly koalas, curious lizards. The best part of your exploring will be finding secret swim areas where children can safely splash or surf away without typical tourist crowds.
2. Go camping at Eco-camp
Habitat Noosa is located 25mins north from Noosa and proclaims itself the "QLD's most exciting eco-tourism destination". The camping grounds are stretched along the 65 acres of natural bushland and offer kids-friendly products you can't resist! Forget the troubles of packing and setting up a family tent, instead, hire one of the wilderness or paperbark tents with amazing beachfront views and premium comfort for the whole family. Kids will definitely appreciate the unique experience in the world's class eco-tourism facility.
3. Book a lesson at Australia's first SUP school
Noosa is a perfect location to book kids' Stand up puddleboarding lessons due to its extensive waterways or rivers and surf. The SUP Noosa school is located on the Noosa River providing visitors with memorable lessons run by professionals. Children will get addicted to the sport targeted at all levels and abilities as the local instructors make it a fun experience.
4. Relax on Noosa Main beach
You might have filled your days with incredible activities for kids but don't forget to kick back and spend a day relaxing or sunbathing in Noosa's most favourite place, Main Beach. The waters are calm most of the times which makes it an excellent condition for surfing or safe swimming. Within a few steps there's a great selection of eateries offering sit-in dining or take-away options.
5. Unleash inner pirates at Noosa's Pirate Yacht Club
The holiday in Noosa isn't complete without the visit to Sunshine Coast's most adored playground located on the banks of Noosa River. Let kids work up a sweat, then take them for a dip in the river's cool waters. For lunch head to The Yacht club, where they offer a special kids menu.