Boasting a long stretch of coastline and foreshore reserves, and with Mount Coolum National Park close by, you will never tire of the natural wonderland that abounds.
Laid-back and picture-perfect, Marcoola is a beachside destination that’s all about sun-kissed days by the waterside. Perfectly positioned between Noosa and Maroochydore on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, this seaside beauty has everything at its fingertips.
Marcoola is renowned for its outdoor pursuits, be it along the shores of Marcoola Beach or within the parks or Mount Coolum National Park. From the break of dawn, surfers are out vying for the perfect wave with swimmers and sun-bathers hot on their heels. The plentiful parklands are a playground for hikers and cyclists, including the volcanic dome summit of Mount Coolum National Park, which boasts expansive views of the Sunshine Coast.
The must-visit Marcoola Twilight Markets and Farmers Markets are a real crowd pleaser, thanks to the street food, live music and fresh local produce. There is a selection of cafes and restaurants opposite Marcoola Beach, including the popular Laughing Lobster, which does some of the best fish n’ chips in town.
Nearby, the larger towns of Maroochydore and Noosa provide holidaymakers with everything they need, from shopping and dining to a natural wonderland that is begging to be explored. Getting to and from this Sunshine Coast holiday destination is a breeze, with direct flights to Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Auckland from Sunshine Coast Airport.