Sunshine Beach

Head to the style, ease and laid-back atmosphere that makes Sunshine Beach such a popular spot for repeat visitors to Noosa. Once known as Golden Beach, Sunshine Beach is renowned for its sand, surf and the ambience of its stylish boutiques, cafes and restaurants.

Things to do

Things to do

Join the local café society – find a spot on a wide deck for breakfast, lunch, dinner or any time in between. Call in at a bakery, deli or general store for fresh, local produce or a snack. Order a cool beer or a tall drink and settle into a comfy couch or perch on a stool at a laidback beach bar where locals drop in on their way to the beach. Experience a superlative espresso – the organic coffee beans are roasted on-site – and spend an idle hour with a favourite magazine under a broad umbrella.

Head to the beach and pack a picnic to enjoy on the beach foreshore. The wide, open beach hosts a variety of banks for an endless, uncrowded surfing session and the beach in front of the Surf Club is patrolled year-round. After a cool dip in the ocean, try the Sunshine Beach Surf Club for spectacular ocean views as well as great eating and drinking at the award-winning restaurant.

And if you haven’t had enough shopping, you’ll find boutiques stocking beach wear, fashion and homewares.        

 

Getting There

Sunshine Beach is only 5 minutes drive from Noosa Heads, on the southern side of Noosa National Park.

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Highlights

  • Great local surf breaks and a year-round patrolled beach
  • Popular cafes and restaurants along Duke Street that attract devoted visitors and locals
  • Check out the boutiques, surf shops and gift shops for something different
  • Sit back on the deck of the surf club, overlooking the ocean – spot dolphins and whales, listen to live music, enjoy a meal or just relax with a cold drink

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Walking in Noosa – from coast to mountain-tops and National Parks

Walking in Noosa – from coast to mountain-tops and National Parks

Visit Noosa

Walking in Noosa can take you from the popular coastal tracks of Noosa National Park to remote eucalypt forests and giant sand dunes on the Cooloola Great Walk, and from mountain lookouts to the hinterland tracks of the Noosa Trail Network.

Easter school holiday fun in Noosa

Easter school holiday fun in Noosa

Visit Noosa

There's plenty of Easter holiday fun around Noosa - meet the Easter Bunny, join an Easter egg hunt or cheese-rolling contest, see a magic show, get up close to wildlife, make your own lollipops, learn to sail, see outdoor movies, check out fun new rides, and much more.

An Amazing New Concept Surfboard & Coffee Shop

An Amazing New Concept Surfboard & Coffee Shop

The Urban List Sunshine Coast

What do you get when you mix super sexy surfboards and uber smooth coffee all in one space? You get a revolutionary concept that will be loved by the masses. We’re thrilled to announce this place does exist on the Sunshine Coast, and it’s literally just opened. Let us introduce you to Waterpistols Surfboards + Laguna Bowls.

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