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Sunshine Coast Activities within 20 minutes from Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort

The Sunshine Coast region offers visitors plenty of spaces to explore, unwind and be entertained. Located right in the heart of the Coast, the resort offers visitors a luxurious base to start their Sunshine Coast exploration. We have put together a list of our favourite local destinations, located conveniently within just 20 minutes from Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort. Pack your bags, it’s time to go!

Bli Bli Aqua Park

Get your adrenaline pumping with a family friendly trip to the Bli Bli Watersports Complex. With a series of inflatable slides, runways, blast bags and bouncers all connected together and floating in a large sectioned off area of the back lake, plus wake boarding or Barra Fishing, there’s an activity suitable for everyone.

Drive: 5 minutes, Bli Bli

Twin Waters Golf Club

Twin Waters Golf Club is a sportsperson's dream, the course is internationally recognised as one of the top six resort courses in Australia – naturally it's the best on the Sunshine Coast. The 18-hole, par 72 championship course was designed by five-time British Open champion Peter Thomson and partner Mike Wolveridge. The stunning setting and challenging layout combine to produce an enjoyable game of golf for all players. 

Drive: 2 minutes, Twin Waters

Buderim Rainforest Park

A rainforest nestled within the heart of suburban Sunshine Coast, Buderim Forest Park is one of the most accessible park walks on the coast. A natural oasis of deep forest greenery, relaxing bird singing and the soft trickle of water, Buderim Forest offers visitors a short trail walk to the aptly named Serenity Falls. Take a refreshing dip or explore from the waters edge, Serenity Falls offers picturesque views not to be missed.

Drive: 15 minutes, Buderim

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Night Quarter

Where live music meets delicious food, Night Quarter is the festival on the coast every weekend. Operating each weekend from 4pm, join the locals for an evening of delectable and indulgent food from local vendors. Offering international cuisines, dessert stations and refreshing beverages, the precinct also offers 5 live music stages hosting acts from local artist to international superstars.

Drive: 20 minutes, Birtinya

 Coolum Surf School

Summer time is upon us, and is the perfect time try a new skill. Sign up to surf lessons and hang 10 with the locals at Coolum Surf School. From beginners catching their first wave, to groms looking to hone their skills to advanced board riders mastering their craft, Coolum Surf School offers lesions suitable for all levels. Enjoy some of the warmest waters in Australia and friendly professional coaching from the experienced team, and sign up for your lesson on your next Sunshine Coast holiday.

Drive: 15 minutes, Coolum Beach

Coolum Surf School

Plan your itinerary with help from the Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort Destination Guide.