The Best Beaches on the Sunshine Coast!

It is no secret that our family love the beach. Here on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, we are so blessed to have lots of stunning swimming spots to chose from. We love so many, and for different reasons.

Below I have put together a list of our favourite Sunshine Coast beaches and why we choose to spend our summers on them.

  1. No waves making it a great options for all ages – Cotton Tree
  2. Pack lunch and use the free BBQs – La Balsa
  3. The most stunning scenery and a stroll through the Noosa National Park – Tea Tree Beach Bay
  4. Walk (park on North Shore Road in Mudjimba) – Mudjimba to North Shore
  5. Dog friendly – Sunshine Beach
  6. Rock pools for exploring – First Bay Coolum
  7. Enjoy a swim followed by some tasty fish and chips – The Spit at Mooloolaba
  8. Having fun in the waves – Alexandra Headland
  9. Take a dip in the ocean pool which sits right on the edge of the sand – Kings Beach
  10. Grab a floaty and cruise down the river to the ocean – Currimundi Lake
  11. Go four wheel driving on the sand and make a day trip out of it – Rainbow Beach
  12. Head to the children’s play park after the beach – Happy Valley
  13. For something a little different – Chambers Island
  14. A quiet spot less popular then the traditional tourist beaches – Between Alex and Mooloolaba
  15. Enjoy sunrise – Yaroomba Beach (pictured by Janelle Dee Photography)

I hope you love the list!