6 days in Sunshine Coast Itinerary

6 days in Sunshine Coast Itinerary

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6 days in Sunshine Coast Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Drive:  2​h
1
Noosa
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Glass House Mountains
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Maleny
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
End: Brisbane

1
night
Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Noosa National Park and then get great views at Lows Lookout. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at The Original Eumundi Markets, kick back and relax at Noosa Main Beach, and then wander the streets of Hastings Street.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Noosa travel planner.

Brisbane to Noosa is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Glass House Mountains.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

The Original Eumundi Markets, Lows Lookout
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Noosa National Park ©
Noosa National Park
Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach
The Original Eumundi Markets ©
The Original Eumundi Markets

2
nights
Glass House Mountains

Glass House Mountains ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Glass House Mountains National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): stop by Opals Down Under, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Ngungun, and then take in the awesome beauty at Glass House Mountains National Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Glass House Mountains tour itinerary app .

You can drive from Noosa to Glass House Mountains in 1.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Glass House Mountains are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Maleny.

Things to do in Glass House Mountains

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Opals Down Under, Glass House Mountains National Park
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Glass House Mountains National Park ©
Mount Ngungun ©
Mount Ngungun
Opals Down Under ©
Opals Down Under

2
nights
Maleny

A large influx of people searching for a cooperative lifestyle migrate to Maleny every year.
On the 23rd (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On your second day here, take in the exciting artwork at Art on Cairncross, then take in the exciting artwork at Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith, then see the interesting displays at Mapleton Observatory, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Mooloolaba Beach.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Maleny online trip planner .

Maleny is very close to Glass House Mountains. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in April, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Maleny

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Mooloolaba, Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith, Mapleton Observatory
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach
Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve ©
Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve

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