Deep Sea Fishing Charters
Electric Bike Adventures
Big Kart Racing
Jet Ski Tours
Learn to Surf
River & Canal Cruises
Seaplane Adventure Flights
Swim with the Whales
Iconic Landmarks & Tours
Amazing Things to Do, Discover & Experience on the Sunshine Coast
Looking for Things to Do on the Sunshine Coast?
From the Hinterland to the Coast, from the Glass House Mountains to Cooloola, and along the beaches from Noosa to Caloundra,
there are so many unbelievable things to do, discover and experience.
Take off from crystal clear waters and soar over this magnificent coastline for an adventure of a lifetime! "Words cannot describe the AWESOMENESS"-TripAdvisor.
Jet Ski Tours & Adventures
From gentle to extreme, open ocean to calmer passages, there is a jet ski option to suit you. Delight in seeing dolphins, turtles, rays and birdlife.
Fishing Charters & Tours
Some of the best deep sea fishing charters operate from the Sunshine Coast, and no experience is needed. Or ask about an experienced guide to fish our rivers and canals.
Motorcycle Sidecar Tours
Feel the wind in your face as you enjoy gorgeous retro-style bikes with sidecars, together with personalised tours and some of the best scenery in Australia.
With over 25 sites to explore, including a beautiful reef system and a scuttled navy ship, you will be amazed at the underwater life!
Jet Boat Thrills
Far more than a typical jet boat ride! An experience that ignites the emotions of a theme park!
Whale watching also available in season.
Big Kart Track Racing
Go karting on the largest commercial go kart track in Australia. Tracks for all ages with plenty of space, a café and viewing area!
SeaLife Sunshine Coast
SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast is an all-weather oceanarium in Mooloolaba. Experience our sea life up close: have a seal encounter or swim with a seal. Interactive family fun!
Maleny Botanic & Bird World
An Unforgettable Experience! Meet over 700 native and exotic birds and enjoy spectacular gardens overlooking the breathtaking Glasshouse Mountains. An exciting day out for the whole family!
Discover the Ginger Factory
PLAY, TASTE, DISCOVER. Fun rides, fascinating tours, a unique retail precinct and café surrounded by beautiful sub-tropical gardens for all to enjoy.
Filled with medieval and historical displays, the Castle offers stunning views from the coast to the hinterland, a cafe and themed treasure hunt.
Museums & Galleries
With fascinating museums and art galleries located on the Coast, you can easily lose yourself in the region's history, creativity and energy.
Bellingham Maze will stretch your mind and legs as you get lost in the giant living hedge maze, play 18 holes of mini golf and enjoy a range of brain-teasing mazes for all ages.
Steam Train Adventures
Travel back in time and relive the sights, sounds and smells of steam train travel as you wind through the charming Mary Valley. This heritage railway adventure starts in the goldrush town of Gympie.
MORE BRILLIANT THINGS TO LEARN & DO ON THE SUNSHINE COAST
Surf Lessons & Board Hire
Feel the sand between your toes and the refreshing waters of the Pacific Ocean. Wash away your worries-take some time out to experience surfing!
Warning! Free-falling at 220 kmh, then flying under a few meters of silk is super fun, can be addictive, and is one of those ‘Must Do’ adrenaline rushes!
Take the controls and enjoy a hands-on flight over Bribie Island, the Sunshine Coast, or the Glass House Mountains with video footage to show your friends and family.
Kayak Guided Fishing
Why not try your hand at the rapidly growing sport of kayak fishing, and take home a rod and reel worth more than the cost of your trip!?!
Speed Boat Fun
CHOOSE YOUR SPEED! Noosa's original and best THRILL Ride. Fast and thrilling, wave jumping action, OR the slower and scenic Dolphin Safari and Whale Watch-ing Tours. A "Must do in Noosa".
Competitive, adrenalin-pumping game opportunities, from close quarter combat to shooting ranges, in an authentic, tropical jungle crash setting.
For an unforgettable experience, spot majestic whales migrating along the beautiful Sunshine Coast from July to October. Choose jet, motor or private cruise...
(Off-season cruises available.)
Swim with the Whales
The opportunity to swim with a majestic humpback whale is something that is described as 'life changing'! Here's your chance!
Shopping & Iconic Markets
Shop and explore the beautiful Sunshine Coast in style, with day tours to visit our famous Eumundi Markets, exclusive boutiques and Hastings Street stores.
Craft Beer Tours
Get behind the scenes, meet the brewer, learn about how beer is made and visit the best local breweries and craft beer bars on the Sunshine Coast.
Hinterland & Coastal Tours
Discover Hinterland villages, enchanting rain forests, Glass House Mountains vistas and enjoy storytelling by knowledgeable guides.
Food & Wine Experiences
Partake in fancy high teas, cooking lessons and wine tasting tours that take you across the hinterland, through villages and meandering by lake shores.
River & Canal Cruises
Enjoy the amazing waterways and coastline, relax with a drink or live music, or feed the pelicans while you drift past spectacular views.
Explore the hidden corners of Sunshine Coast's river eco-systems, famous for their diverse and pristine nature. Bring your camera!
RELAX AND ENJOY
Discover Mooloolaba’s water ways by day or twilight on a 1.5 hour cruise. Includes seafood menu of 4 choices & 1 non-seafood. This is a special ‘on water’ experience.
Relax on a beautiful still-water Mooloolah River and canal cruise – enjoy the best live commentary on the water by the friendly skippers and hand feed the wild pelicans.
Get around faster and see more of the beautiful beaches and hinterland on dedicated pathways and tracks. Segway hire is a fun way to go.
Experience, explore and enjoy the magnificent waterways of the Sunshine Coast. Row, paddle or skipper your own; fish, barbecue or just escape!