Noosa (a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve) offers a diverse and wonderful experience for everyone who visits. The region has an array of beachfront towns, riverside areas and hinterland communities with a relaxed and casual lifestyle, leaving you wanting more.
When you visit Noosa, whether it’s your first time or 50th, you can’t help but be bowled over by its beauty. It’s a setting that has been enjoyed for tens of thousands of years, starting with Traditional Owners, the Kabi Kabi people, whose land stretches roughly 100km south and 150km north of Noosa.
Fly direct into Sunshine Coast Airport or hit the highway north from Brisbane for the short 1.5-hour road trip and you’ll soon be embraced by the unfettered view of Laguna Bay. You’ve entered the world of Noosa – time to shake off any lingering thoughts of ‘to-do’ lists or deadlines.
Make your way to Noosa with enough time to enjoy the bright sunny days, the waning afternoon, and a little active adventure before cocktail hour.
Noosa's beauty is unmatched and so is its selection of accommodation options. With a stunning array of choices from luxury holiday houses to family-friendly units and country retreats, Noosa has something to offer for every visitor.
Surrounded by beach, river, hinterland and national parks, the Noosa region offers an amazing range of activities, adventures, tours or programs in beautiful natural settings – or find somewhere to relax and soak in the surrounds. If you love nature and the outdoors, Noosa is a perfect destination with unspoilt beaches, stunning national parks, excellent fishing, diving and many other outdoor adventure activities. Hot tip: discover the magic that is the Noosa Everglades, one of only 2 everglades systems in the world!
It's no wonder the Noosa region is renowned for its award-winning restaurants and cafes, with an abundance of fresh, local and delectable produce prepared by dedicated and experienced chefs. There's something for all tastes, from riverfront restaurants along Noosa Foreshore to Hastings Street and along the beachfront, throughout the hinterland and in beachside villages like Sunshine Beach and Peregian.
Just relax. Noosa has it covered. Place yourself in the capable hands of a masseuse, beauty therapist or yoga instructor - choose your relaxation preference. Noosa's day spas are the oasis of unsurpassed serenity, privacy and elegance, with custom designed treatments, rejuvenating therapies and revitalising products at your fingertips. Make sure to add some “me-time” to your itinerary, so you will leave Noosa refreshed and invigorated.
From world-class events including the Noosa Triathlon to the cultural and arts festival Noosa alive!, Noosa boasts a social and event calendar that is sure to keep you busy! These events celebrate the Noosa lifestyle with fresh food, natural backdrops and passion-fuelled arts and culture throughout the year. Make a Noosa event a part of your next holiday.
Here in Noosa, we have a long and proud history of protecting, preserving and looking after our pristine environment - it's one of the main reasons why people love holidaying and living in Noosa! Recognised as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, visitors can enjoy a natural environment in harmony with it’s people. See why Noosa became the 10th World Surfing Reserve, attend sustainable events and give back through the Trees for Tourism and Plastic Free Noosa programs. Find out more at our award winning Visitor Information Centre on Hastings Street. You can’t miss it!