Holiday activities in Caloundra will provide days of entertainment for all the family. If you are searching for a new holiday destination with plenty of activities to engage in, then Caloundra could be the place for you. Caloundra is at the southern end of the Sunshine coast so it is only a short drive from Brisbane along a motorway, or you can fly in direct from southern states, to the Sunshine Coast airport at Marcoola.
One of the most popular local activities that Caloundra offers are aquatic based sports. Surfing in one of the best. There are several local surfing beaches along the eastern seaside. Most have great accommodation that is only walking distance from the beach. Family boating is also popular. The calm waters of Pumicestone passage provide a fantastic facility for fishing, swimming, jet ski riding and water skiing. Once again, quality holiday resorts fringe the shoreline so you can access the water directly from your resort. The local hinterland provides lots of great activities. You can go to the horse races at Corbould Park, play golf on the magnificent pelican Waters layout or visit local beauty spots like the Glasshouse Mountains or the Blackall Ranges. These are within and hour or so’s drive and have beautiful bushwalks, fantastic views and quaint villages like Montville and Maleny, which are great attractions to visit.
Caloundra is also close to many man made activities. Australia Zoo lies in the Caloundra hinterland and is open daily. It is a great place for a family day out and the children will be delighted with it. Under Water World at Mooloolaba is also a favourite with the kids and is a world standard aquarium with hundreds of fascinating exhibits.
Holiday activities and accommodation specials in Caloundra will provide hours of fun for your family.