Caloundra is located 90km north of Brisbane which is roughly an hour drive. Caloundra is one of the communities in the Sunshine Coast and is known for its beautiful beaches and scenery. You could easily spend days with friends and family enjoying the sunshine at one of six main beaches. Caloundra is beautifully kept secret that is popular with families that are looking for a memorable family holiday.
From Golden Beach to Bulcock Beach, Kings Beach to Shelly Beach & Moffat Beach to Dicky Beach, stay a week & you can easily visit a different beach every day. Look for hermit crabs along Dicky Beach, ride bikes along the boardwalk shoreline from Bulcock Beach to Kings Beach. Experienced surfers will want to make a beeline for Moffat Beach, renowned for it’s awesome surf break.
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Caloundra is dynamic and versatile place which ticks all the boxes. You can swim at one of the many beautiful beaches, paddle in the calm shallows, work on your tan, surf the breaks, fish from the jetty, boat or shore, kayak, jet ski, wind surf & explore this interesting piece of coastline. For something different, take a riverboat cruise down the straits of Pumicestone Passage or play a few rounds of golf at the Greg Norman designed Pelican Waters Golf Club.
Visitors can choose to stay in the centre of action in the heart of Caloundra or right by the beach! There’s plenty of entertainment venues & cinemas, tours, rollerskating & even skydiving for those more adventurous! Be sure to include visits to galleries, wineries, cafes & restaurants along the Blackall range as you discover the delights of Maleny, Montville & Mapleton; or escape to the Hinterland, stay in a luxury couples retreat, a romantic B & B or maybe even a treehouse!
If you dream of a holiday that recaptures your childhood Caloundra is the perfect place to visit. You will create timeless memories of this beautiful place that has the perfect balance of everything a holiday should have.