The Sunshine Coast in South East Queensland is the perfect location for a family Summer holiday. It’s not only because the Sunshine Coast boasts an abundance of beautiful beaches and waterways, but it also packs a punch when it comes to family-friendly entertainment.
So pack your bags, grab the kids and discover 10 things to do on the Sunshine Coast with the family this Summer:
- Slip, slide and get wet at Bli Bli Aqua Park
Have heaps of family fun on a series of inflatable slides, runways, blast bags and bouncers all connected together and floating in a large sectioned off area of a freshwater lake. For more information visit Bli Bli Aqua Park
- Experience a fast & furious ride on a Jet Boat
Get on board a high adrenalin, fun and fast ride across the open ocean of the Sunshine Coast on a one hour jet boat ride in a fully enclosed vessel with Mooloolaba Jet Boat Ride.
- See the sealife at SEALIFE Mooloolaba
SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast is Queensland’s largest aquarium and oceanarium with one of the biggest and most diverse arrays of marine life – both above and under the water – on display in Australia! There is something here for the entire family to enjoy.
- Surf or swim at Mooloolaba Beach
With its clean, white sands and azure waters, Mooloolaba beach is patrolled every day of the year by lifeguards and is perfect for those a little more timid in the sea as the waves aren’t too big.
- Drop a line into the Mooloolah River
Fish off the jetty at Mooloolabah Wharf or hire a small boat and cruise down the river scouting for fish that inhabit the pristine waters of the Mooloolah River.
- Learn to surf at nearby Alexandra Headland
Whether you have never surfed before, or are progressing from the white wash to the wicked green waves, XL Surfing Academy has learn to surf lessons for every age and every ability. Check out their group lessons and school holiday programs.
- Enjoy some tasty fish n’ chips on Mooloolaba Esplanade
Order fish and chips to go from the Fish & Chippery or Mooloolaba Fish Market and set up on the sand for a sweet sunset picnic on the beach.
- Hire a SUP and get paddling
Sunreef Hire based at The Wharf Mooloolaba, is the place to hire a Standup paddle board to get out exploring the river and canals of Mooloolaba this Summer.
- Take a walk or cycle along the Mooloolaba to Alexandra Headland Oceanway
Explore the beautiful coastline by walking, cycling or jogging along the coastal pathway from Mooloolaba to Alexandra Headland. The scenic track winds alongside the beach past the area’s trendy food and coffee precinct and then winds over the hill, with spectacular views over Alexandra Headland beach.
- Spend the day at the famous Australia Zoo
A day out to one of the Sunshine Coast’s biggest attractions, Australia Zoo is a must do during your stay with us. Kids and even big kids will be captivated by the huge array of wildlife experiences and shows on offer at Australia Zoo.
Come to Mooloolaba to spend the Summer Holidays this year and stay at the Sunshine Coast’s most fashionable beach resort. Walk barefoot in the sand on your way to breakfast at one of Mooloolaba’s many alfresco cafe restaurants and coffee shops or just relax on your balcony at Seaview Mooloolaba apartments. BOOK NOW