The Outback – Northern Territory, Tasmania, the Gold Coast…Australia means adventure. And its Sunshine Coast is a beacon to those seeking the adventures of a life-time. The region features five national parks and is located between the Pacific Ocean and Blackall Mountain Range, just one hour away from Brisbane. For all of you nature-lovers and adventure-seekers, we have come up with 5 adventure activities you won’t want to miss when visiting the magnificent Sunshine Coast.
Horseback riding in the Mary Valley
An Australian adventure would not be complete without a day on horseback. Whether novice or experienced, this adventure is sure to please with awe-inspiring views and a close to nature rain forest trek. You can opt for full or half day excursions, or select a multi-day camping tour. Located at 84 Amamoor Creek Road, Amamoor.
Quad Bike Tours
Gather your party for some fun on four wheels! Enjoy roaming the Woondum National Park for a real back to nature adventure. A driver’s license is required but not experience as training is provided for each rider.
Looking for an adventure to beat all adventures? A trip in a stunt plane may just do the trick! You will experience the ultimate in aerobatics — rolls, inversions, the thrill ride of your dreams and more. Have it recorded to share with friends and experience the adventure again and again. This is excitement! Located at the Sunshine Coast Aero Club, Marcoola.
Noosa Everglades Discovery
Grab your camera and head over to the Boathouse Marina in Noosaville for an afternoon’s repose on the Noosa Everglades BBQ Lunch Cruise. Gently glide through the everglades, taking in the sights and sounds of life indigenous to these waters — including sea turtles, dolphins, birds and plant life. A delightful adventure for the whole family.
Sunshine Coast Flyboard Xperience
An adrenaline rushing adventure over water, this one is sure to thrill! Securely attached to a jet pump, you will enjoy performing maneuvers while airborne and at high speeds. An exciting combination for the adventurer, for sure. It is located at Bradman Avenue, Maroochydore.
Raffles Mooloolaba Resort Apartments
in Mooloolaba offers a Sunshine Coast centrally located base while on your vacation and they are pleased to provide outstanding service that includes booking adventures for their guests. Convenience and attention to details makes Raffles Mooloolaba a great vacation home for your adventure holiday.