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Sarah Russo2 years ago

From the mountains to the coastline, the Sunshine Coast is a beautiful place to be!

If you are looking for a serene holiday destination, event packed day trip or a relaxed place to live, the Sunshine Coast is the place to be! We have researched some things for you to do, top places to eat, and even somewhere for you to sweat it out throughout the Sunshine Coast region to cover the basics for new arrivals (or even locals looking for something new) on the Sunshine Coast.

Who Loves The Sunshine Coast? 

Everyone! Known for its laidback lifestyle, glittering water and white sands, the Sunshine Coast stretches from Peregian South, Coolum all the way down to Caloundra and Pelican Waters. Head west to Maleny, Kenilworth and the Glass House Mountains.

Buderim Falls
Buderim Forest Park.

What To See

Australia Zoo

Address: 1638 Steve Irwin Way, Beerwah QLD 4519

For tickets, opening hours visit the Australia Zoo website.

Get up close and personal with Australian wildlife, explore the African Savannah and see exotic animals from around the world at Australia Zoo. Interact with eagles, zebras, binturongs, komodo dragons, koalas, wombats, tigers and many more! Ensure you get a photo of your animal encounter before you go home!

Steve Irwin
The late Steve Irwin performing a croc show.

Where To Eat

The Sunshine Coast is known for being an ideal location for foodies. Try one of these restaurants and cafes to ignite your tastebuds. 


Crumbz@centrepoint

Phone: (07) 5491 8903

Address: Centrepoint Arcade 18/50 Bulcock Street, Caloundra QLD 4551

If you are looking for a delicious take-away, relaxing café meal or catering or a function or event, Crumbz@centrepoint has something to suit everyone! Their services include:

  • Serve breakfast & lunch
  • Catering on the Sunshine Coast
  • Tea, coffee & fresh juice

Open 7 days a week, Crumbs@centrepoint offers homemade treats and food in their home-feel café. Just a few street from the beach, this is the perfect location to drop by after a swim, or grab something on your way home. To find out more about their delicious menu, visit the Crumbz@centrepoint LocalSearch profile.

Boardwalk at Caloundra
Boardwalk at Caloundra

Maisie’s Seafood & Steakhouse

Phone: (07) 5499 7497

Address: 247 Gympie Terrace, Noosaville QLD 4566

Located on the waterfront on the famous Noosa River, you can relax while enjoying a delicious meal in the fully licensed Maisie’s Seafood & Steakhouse. Their services include:

  • Waterfront lunch & dinner
  • Perfect for seafood & steak lovers
  • Inside & outside dining

Open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week, Maisie’s Seafood & Steakhouse is a must, whether you are passing through the area, a local or want to impress visiting family and friends. Visit the Maisie’s Seafood & Steakhouse LocalSearch profile for more information on their delights.

Noosa River
The Serene Noosa River.

When Is A Great Time To Get Fit?

On the Sunshine Coast? All the time! Whether you love to hit the weights, sweat it out in a boot camp in the park or relax with a walk on the beach, there is something to suit everyone. Check out this great Sunshine Coast gym.


Nambour Gym & Fitness Studio

Phone: (07) 5441 7744

Address: 15 Windsor Road, Nambour QLD 4560

Conveniently located in the centre of town, Nambour Gym & Fitness Studio offers a variety of fitness classes, personal training sessions, and nutritional advice. Their services include:

  • Exercise programs, group fitness classes & personal training
  • Fitness assessments, exercise physiologist & weight loss programs
  • Créche facilities

Get and stay fit in a fun way, with ZUMBA, yoga, pilates, body tone classes, boxercise, boot camp and circuit training in the friendly gym environment at Nambour Gym & Fitness Studio. For more information on their services and facilities, visit the Nambour Gym & Fitness Studio LocalSearch profile.

Nambour
1932 Nambour.

Why Is Moving To The Sunshine Coast A Great Idea?

There are endless reasons! The people are friendly, the weather is warm, the beaches are beautiful and it is a haven for fitness and food fanatics alike. If you are looking at a superb holiday location or ideal place to move, take a look at the Sunshine Coast.

Peregian Springs
Aerial image of Peregian Springs.

[Related: Fun Family Day Out On The Sunshine Coast!]

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