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#1 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: National Parks
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Mooloolaba Beach (Mooloolaba)
#2 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
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#3 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Hiking Trails; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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#4 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
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Kings Beach (Caloundra)
#5 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Beaches
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Australia Zoo (Beerwah)
#6 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Zoos
Owner description: Wildlife in this popular zoo was captured by Australia's famous "Crocodile Hunter," a legendary herpetologist excelling in... more » Owner description: Wildlife in this popular zoo was captured by Australia's famous "Crocodile Hunter," a legendary herpetologist excelling in snake and crocodile capture techniques. « less
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#7 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Gardens
Owner description: Visit the 'Jewel' of Maleny: Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World: AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE. "The most exquisite gardens... more » Owner description: Visit the 'Jewel' of Maleny: Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World: AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE. "The most exquisite gardens I've seen in my 41 years in the garden business. It will be the next wonder of the world!" Graham Ellis, The Garden Guru 2011. Set on over three hectares the manicured, magnificent Gardens are positioned high on the escarpment. They are privately owned and form a panorama of waterfalls, lakes, ponds and colourful plantings. Uniquely landscaped layers, idyllic rainforest surroundings and the spectacular Glasshouse Mountains backdrop create a truly unique garden. Our most recent addition is Bird World: join us on one of our daily guided walks and get up close and personal with a wide variety of colourful birds from around the world. Sit near the waterfall, watch, listen and photograph birds as they alight upon you - an awesome experience.Then visit our animal enclosure - a favourite with all ages. Enjoy chicken, ducks,turkeys, guinea & pea fowl and pat our miniature animals: Sparky the horse, Pippen the donkey, Ginger & Queenie the alpacas. Cuddle Bah Bah the sheep and snowflake the billy goat. There are lovely walks throughout the Gardens however you are welcome to just enjoy our fabulous Devonshire Tea any time during the day, in one of the gazebos overlooking the Gardens and mountains. Bring a picnic to enjoy in the gardens by one of the many lakes, lounge on your blanket and soak up the peace and serenity. You can even bring your dog on a lead! Our gazebos are ideal to hold your special celebration with friends or family - book for a High Tea catered especially for you. For group bookings phone or email us to arrange a date and time. A breathtaking location for your magical day: "You could not have a more beautiful venue for your wedding" is a comment we regularly receive. Explore the many tranquil and romantic settings for your ceremony and photography and choose one or a combination of components to suit your special day. The photo opportunities are endless. Let the sights and the sound of running water enchant you and your guests and provide you with an experience that you will cherish for life. Gardens open 7 Days: 9 am to 4.30 Pm, Aviary tours several times daily. Entry by Admission, take advantage of Family Day and Annual Passes. 233 Maleny-Stanley River Road corner Mountain View Road, Maleny « less
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Maroochydore Beach (Maroochydore)
#8 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Beaches
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Mount Coolum (Coolum Beach)
#9 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Geologic Formations
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#10 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Waterfalls
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Peregian Beach (Peregian Beach)
#11 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Beaches
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Point Cartwright (Mooloolaba)
#12 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
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#13 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
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#14 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Specialty Museums
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#15 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
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#16 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Gardens; Theaters
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Marcoola Beach (Marcoola)
#17 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Beaches
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Ginger Factory (Yandina)
#18 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: As one of the Sunshine Coast’s largest and most popular tourist attractions – find out why millions of visitors keep coming... more » Owner description: As one of the Sunshine Coast’s largest and most popular tourist attractions – find out why millions of visitors keep coming back to the Ginger Factory.There’s so much to discover, taste, see and do! Drop in and enjoy educational tours, entertaining rides, great shopping facilities and a whole lot of fun. Dine at the all-new café with an ever-changing menu featuring the region’s best produce.The Ginger Factory is the perfect year-round destination to discover the real taste of Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. « less
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#19 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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UnderWater World (Mooloolaba)
#20 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Water Parks
Owner description: UnderWater World now know as SEA LIFE is a multi award winning, all weather visitor attraction. Take a fascinating journey... more » Owner description: UnderWater World now know as SEA LIFE is a multi award winning, all weather visitor attraction. Take a fascinating journey from the coast to the ocean depths. Get up close to over 10,000 ceatures including Australia's largest collection of jellyfish. Meet our rare weedy sea dragons, our resident seals plus over 20 species of shark and rays. With 14 fun talks and animal feeds, including our family favourite seal presentation, there's plenty for everyone to enjoy at SEA LIFE Mooloolaba. « less
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#21 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Religious Sites
Owner description: Chenrezig Institute is a centre for Buddhist study, meditation, retreat, and practice nestled in the foothills of the... more » Owner description: Chenrezig Institute is a centre for Buddhist study, meditation, retreat, and practice nestled in the foothills of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland in Queensland, Australia. Established in 1974 Chenrezig Institute was one of the first Tibetan Buddhist centre in the Western World and remains one of the largest.Today, the Institute is home to a Tibetan Lama, a large community of Sangha (monks and nuns), students, residents, volunteers, retreatants, and guests. Apart from the formal study programmes, Chenrezig Institute is a peaceful, calm and relaxing place to spend a few hours, days or weeks. Stroll along the bush paths, wander in the formal garden, sip espresso in the café,have a vegetarian meal, drop in for a meditation class or teaching, or just sit and listen to life. « less
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#22 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Golf Courses
Owner description: If you are on holidays do you really want to play golf with the group behind constantly pushing you? For a relaxed,... more » Owner description: If you are on holidays do you really want to play golf with the group behind constantly pushing you? For a relaxed, economical game, try Tanawha, where the pace is easy, scenery lovely and for the non golfers in the group, there are two synthetic grass tennis courts, a 12m swimming pool and right next door the delightful Maroochy Bushland Botanic Gardens.Tanawha Valley Golf & Tennis is a 9 hole , Par 3 course with 3 different tee lengths per hole to provide interest for the proficient golfer as well as not too much challenge for the beginner or junior golfer depending on the choice of tees. There is water, bunkers and a bit of varied terrain to keep things interesting. Rental clubs and tennis racquets are available at reasonable cost for those that need them. The shop is well stocked with beverages (alcoholic and non alcoholic) and great light snacks and coffee too.Our management and staff always try to make your experience here as enjoyable as possible. Families are welcome as well as the single golfer. As are most courses, we are licensed so no BYO alcohol and dress code is simple, just neat with enclosed shoes, preferably not slippery, just for your own safety. « less
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Cirque Espace (Mudjimba)
#23 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Sports Complexes
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#24 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Golf Courses
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#25 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Golf Courses
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Top Shots Fun Park (Maroochydore)
#26 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: Top Shots Fun Park in Maroochydore is one of the Best Family orientated attractions on the Sunshine Coast. A Day at Top Shots... more » Owner description: Top Shots Fun Park in Maroochydore is one of the Best Family orientated attractions on the Sunshine Coast. A Day at Top Shots goes a little like this; climb it, play it, splash it & hit it! There are loads of great activities to choose from; Climb the Indoor Rock Climbing wall with 3 tricky climbs, putt 2 of Queensland’s Best 18 hole mini golf courses, Turn and Spin on the Extreme Vertical Trampoline, enjoy The Battle Dome Of the Cannon Ball Blaster or for water sport lovers, the Blaster Boats and Inflatable Blue Crush Waterslide. The park has dozens of great coin operated arcade games, catering options, and an onsite fast food café to satisfy the hunger. From stress free birthday parties, to group functions, corporate building days, or just an exciting family day out, you are sure to have a memorable day here! « less
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#27 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Horse Tracks
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Emu Mountain (Coolum Beach)
#28 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
Category: Mountains
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#29 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
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Horton Park Golf Club (Maroochydore)
#30 of 49 attractions in Sunshine Coast
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