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Sunshine Coast - Queensland QLD
Sunshine Coast - Queensland QLD holiday
Considered one of Queensland's premier holiday destinations, the Sunshine Coast is home to both a perfect coastline and beautifully lush hinterland, and has everything you need to relax, shop and dine. From Noosa Heads to Caloundra, the gorgeous Sunshine Coast is the perfect holiday destination for families, backpackers and couples.
Noosa Heads is the coastal cosmopolitan town situated on the southern shore of Laguna Bay and on the far western side of Noosa headland. With a population close to 50,000, tourism is the foundation of the local economy with over 250 000 holiday makers each year.
Hastings Street is a hive of activity with inumerable places to stay and eat. Clothing and souvenir shops line the street offering a haven from the midday sun. Noosa Heads and Main Beach offers a safe environment for swimmers, whilst, to the north past the groyne the surf is suitable for beginner and experienced surfers. The Noosa National Park boasts a beautiful walk up through the park onto the headland stopping at Hells Kitchen. Walkers can enjoy views of the ocean, surfers, dolphins and turtles.
The Noosa headlands is situated at the northern end of Alexandria Bay, forming the north eastern most tip of the Noosa National Park. The Noosa River, which once flowed through to the Coral Sea at the north western end of Main Beach is now limited by a groyne that was built in 1978. The town is 160kms north of Brisbane and 20kms east of the Bruce Highway.
Caloundra is fast becoming recognised as one of Australia's fastest growing holiday destinations. The township is located at the southern end of Queensland's stunning Sunshine Coast. The region stretches from the cool green of the hinterland mountains to the crisp blue and white of the beaches.
With its greenery, near perfect climate, easy lifestyle and ideal conditions which prevail it is renowned as the most southerly resort on the Sunshine Coast. Several beaches make up the coastline of Caloundra and include Golden Beach, Bulcock Beach, Kings Beach, Shelly Beach, Moffat Beach, Dicky Beach and Currimundi. Each have their own special charm and are perfect for a family day out or a romantic sunset stroll.