Less than two hours north from Brisbane you will find the picture-perfect and aptly named Sunshine Coast.
Tempting azure waters flank the sweeping honey beaches and thriving villages are sheltered in emerald valleys.
Exploring the Sunshine Coast
A colorful selection of restaurants, galleries and markets provide distraction from the array of heady outdoor choices centered, naturally, on an enviable collection of beaches; the surf-perfect rolling waters of Rainbow Beach and traditional favorites such as Noosa.
Venture in to some of the best-preserved subtropical rainforest at Mary Caincross for some out-of-this-world bushwalking, while a hike to the top of the volcanic crags of the Glass House Mountains rewards with a panoramic vista.
Suggested itinerary featuring Sunshine Coast
This sample itinerary will give you an idea of what is possible when you travel in Sunshine Coast, and showcases routes we know work particularly well. Treat this as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.
Map of Sunshine Coast
Places & hotels on the map
Places near Sunshine Coast
- Brisbane 97 kilometers away
- Fraser Island 139 kilometers away
- Lamington National Park 185 kilometers away
- Byron Bay 233 kilometers away
- The Northern Rivers 233 kilometers away
- Heron Island 372 kilometers away
- Wilson Island 387 kilometers away
- Coffs Harbour 412 kilometers away
- Coffs Coast 422 kilometers away
- Bellingen 429 kilometers away
Photos of Sunshine Coast
Accommodation choices for Sunshine Coast
We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Sunshine Coast. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.
Peppers Noosa Resort and Villas offers a range of suites and villas to suit couples and families alike. Rooms are well appointed with balconies and some offer partial sea views.