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8 Family-Friendly Activities to do in Noosa

Planning a family getaway to Noosa Heads? With stunning beaches, lush national parks, and vibrant atmosphere, Noosa is the perfect destination for a memorable family holiday. Here are 8 family-friendly activities you must do to make the most of your time in Noosa.

Explore Noosa National Park

Immerse yourself in the natural wonders of Noosa by taking a leisurely stroll or a hike through the stunning Noosa National Park. As you traverse its winding trails, you’ll be treated to breathtaking coastal views that stretch as far as the eye can see. Spot native wildlife along the way, from colorful birds to elusive reptiles, and keep an eye out for the iconic koalas peacefully snoozing in the trees. If you’re lucky, you might even catch a glimpse of playful dolphins frolicking in the crystal-clear waters just off the coastline. With hidden coves and pristine beaches waiting to be discovered, exploring Noosa National Park is the perfect family adventure that promises endless delights and unforgettable memories.

Relax by the Beach

Noosa is known for its pristine beaches, and Main Beach is a favourite among families. Spend your days building sandcastles, swimming in the gentle waves, or simply soaking up the sun. For a more secluded experience, head around to Little Cove or Sunshine Beach

Go Surfing or Stand-up Paddleboarding

Noosa’s gentle waves and warm waters make it an ideal spot for surfing and stand-up paddleboarding. Sign up for lessons as a family with Go Ride A Wave and ride the waves together. Alternatively, Main Beach offers opportunities to rent boards, allowing you to explore the coastline at your own pace. Remember to stop by Golden Breed for all your surfboard essentials, effortlessly allowing you to blend in with the locals in no time.

Grab a Delicious Brekky Out

When you visit Noosa, you won’t be disappointed by the food options. It’s essential to have a delicious breakfast and coffee before exploring all that Noosa has to offer. Be sure to stop by Flo’s Creperie for a quick savoury or sweet meal, paired perfectly with your coffee of choice. Exploring Noosa’s beautiful surroundings on a satisfied stomach will make your experience even more memorable.

Family Picnic at Noosa River

Pack a picnic basket with delicious treats and head to the picturesque Noosa River. Find a shady spot along the riverbank and enjoy a relaxing family picnic while taking in the serene views. If you’re looking for a relaxing treat after a full day of activities, this is the perfect way to end it. During the winter months, the Noosa River offers one of the best sunsets in the area. We highly recommend going!

Explore Noosa by Ferry

Experience a wholesome adventure aboard the Noosa Ferry, a tug-style vessel that promises excitement for the whole family. Cruise along the picturesque Noosa River, from bustling Hastings Street to the scenic Noosa Marina in Tewantin.

Get Arty! 

Delve into the world of art and creativity at the Noosa Regional Gallery. Their excellent kids’ program offers a variety of workshops, from sculpture and painting to Lego building (bookings required). Don’t miss the monthly Art Play Sunday, where little ones can explore their creativity in the inspiring gallery surroundings.

Experience the Hinterland Adventure Playground

Families, both kids and parents alike, will love the Hinterland Adventure Playground. Situated along the main street of Cooroy, this newly established park boasts an expansive layout filled with exciting features. From towering climbing structures to massive twisty slides and an exhilarating flying fox, there’s no shortage of thrills for the little ones. Additionally, the playground offers an array of swings and a labyrinthine maze of shallow splash pools, providing endless entertainment opportunities. With ample green spaces and designated barbecue areas, it’s the perfect spot to unwind and enjoy a leisurely day out with the family. 

Unwind at Noosa Place Resort

Now that you have your five family-friendly activities for your holiday. It’s time to book your next getaway. Noosa Place Resort is the ideal location for your next family holiday in Noosa. Located on the picturesque Gympie Terrace, our one or two-bedroom townhouse-style apartments offer a fully self-contained and comfortable stay for everyone.