8 days in Sunshine Coast Itinerary

8 days in Sunshine Coast Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Maleny
— 2 nights
2
Noosa
— 5 nights

2
nights
Maleny

Maleny ©
A large influx of people searching for a cooperative lifestyle migrate to Maleny every year.
Maleny is known for parks, trails, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the resident critters at Australia Zoo, take in the exciting artwork at Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith, see the interesting displays at Mapleton Observatory, and explore the galleries of Art on Cairncross.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Maleny trip planner.

Brisbane to Maleny is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. July in Maleny sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Noosa.

Things to do in Maleny

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Montville, Mapleton Observatory, Australia Zoo
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Australia Zoo ©
Australia Zoo
Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World ©
Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World
Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve ©
Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve

5
nights
Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Venture out of the city with trips to Whites Lookout and Park (in Buderim), Caloundra (Caloundra Regional Art Gallery & Seaview Art Gallery) and Mooloolaba (Boat Tours & Water Sports, Mooloolaba Beach, &more). Spend the 6th (Mon) exploring nature at Noosa National Park. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Noosa Main Beach, take some stellar pictures from Lows Lookout, stroll through Peregian Beach, and explore the striking landscape of Tewantin National Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Noosa online vacation maker.

Drive from Maleny to Noosa in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mooloolaba, Coolum Beach, Eumundi, Yandina, Caloundra
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Noosa National Park ©
Noosa National Park
SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast ©
SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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