Coolum is the largest city on the Sunshine Coast, a peri-urban region in southeastern Queensland, Australia. It is a district defined in 1967 as the area contained in the counties of Landsborough, Maroochy and Noosa, but excluding Bribie Island. Located 100 km (62 miles) north of downtown Brisbane, in southeastern Queensland, on the coast of the Coral Sea, its urban area encompasses approximately 60 km (37 miles) of coastline and inland from Pelican Waters to Tewantin. Pack a picnic with delicious local produce and explore picturesque waterfalls and panoramic viewpoints from Flaxton, Mapleton, Maleny and Montville, to the Glass House and Kenilworth mountains.
The Sunshine Coast is lined with uninterrupted beaches, from Sunshine Beach near Noosa to Coolum Beach (17 km (11 km) (11 km) (11 km) (11 km) (11 km)); the Maroochydore—Mooloolaba stretch (5.6 km (3.5 miles)); and from Buddina, passing through the Caloundra business district, to Pelican Waters (22 km) (22 km (14 miles). When you're on vacation in Caloundra, you'll enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and the fun sounds of your family enjoying the sun. Maroochydore, home to several major festivals, is within walking distance of other Sunshine Coast attractions if you visit it outside of festival season.With an excellent choice of accommodation for all types and budgets, Marcoola is a wonderful place from which to explore the wonders of the Sunshine Coast. During the 1960s and 1970s, the Sunshine Coast also attracted people attracted to alternative lifestyles.
The Caloundra Central Apartment Hotel is close to everything on the bustling Sunshine Coast, including some of Australia's cities. Thanks to its central location, it is just a stone's throw from other Sunshine Coast attractions, such as the SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast Aquarium, the Australian Zoo, The Ginger Factory, Mooloolaba, the region's fabulous golf courses and the charming inland villages of Montville and Maleny.Many of the cities on the Sunshine Coast began as simple ports or docks for the lumber industry during the 1860s and 1870s, as the area once had magnificent forests. Just follow the coastal trail and you'll be rewarded with a refreshing dip in the only ocean pool on the Sunshine Coast. From some of the best breweries on the Sunshine Coast to award-winning distilleries and Instagram-worthy seaside cafes, we have it all.
Perfectly located a few steps from the crystal clear waters of Golden Beach, on the Sunshine Coast, Caloundra Central Apartment Hotel now boasts of it.Escape indoors, shop until you drop out, enjoy wineries in Blackall Range or treat your family to one of the Sunshine Coast's famous attractions such as Australia Zoo, The Big Kart Track or Aussie World - all just a short drive away. The Sunshine Coast region is governed by both Sunshine Coast Council and Noosa Shire Council. From there get your adrenaline pumping with Caloundra watercraft or an electric airboat class with Sunshine Coast Boardsports. The southern tip of the Sunshine Coast from Caloundra to Kawana is filled with casual seaside bars and restaurants.The trail map is available here and be sure to download free Sunshine Coast Council app to learn about intriguing stories behind brush.