Looking for family-friendly activities in Noosa? We’ve selected our top five recommendations to ensure your next holiday will be a hit with the whole family. Check out our curated list below.

Watersports Fun

For some watersports fun, be sure to check out Terrace Marina on the iconic Noosa River. From boat and jet ski hires, as well as SUPs and Kayaks; choose the family’s preferred option, grab a coffee from Terrace Marina’s Riverfront Cafe and spend a few hours on the stunning Noosa River.

Learn to Surf at Noosa Main Beach

With pristine, white beaches and gentle surf conditions year-round, Noosa Main beach is the perfect place to learn to surf. Rent a board or book in for a lesson from Merrick’s Noosa Learn to Surf, Noosa’s longest-running and most recognised Australian surf school. With lessons running daily, it’s the perfect family-friendly activity that the kids will remember for years to come!

The Ginger Factory

On your next family holiday, be sure to pay the Ginger Factory a visit. Nestled in the heart of the Sunshine Coast just 30 minutes south-west of Noosa, the Ginger Factory offers an array of family-friendly activities. From the famous 100-year-old sugar cane train to delicious Buderim Ginger tasting sessions and boutique shopping, the Ginger Factory is truly something the whole family can enjoy.

Noosa Cruising

For families seeking adventure and a truly quintessential Noosa experience, spend a day on the Noosa River Cruise! Setting sail from Tewantin to Hastings St in Noosa, the classic riverboats offer a picturesque journey with seven scenic stops along the way. The hop-on-hop-off experience invites passengers to delve into Noosa’s culinary delights and cultural attractions with a variety of restaurants, boutique shops and galleries along the way. We’d highly recommend grabbing a day pass, so you can fully immerse yourself in Noosa’s charm with no time constraints.

Australia Zoo

Australia Zoo is another must-do for family-friendly activities. Located under an hours’ drive from Noosa, Australia Zoo offers an interactive wildlife experience that’s perfect for families with kids of all ages. From getting up close with kangaroos to witnessing thrilling crocodile shows, there’s no shortage of fun at the Australia Zoo.

So next time you’re holidaying in Noosa, choose your favourites from our curated itinerary and make it a truly memorable experience for the whole family.

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