When you are travelling with your family, it can sometimes be hard to decide on a destination that will have something for everyone – namely, the kids. You don’t want to spend your entire holiday trying to find ways to entertain them, so choosing the right family-friendly location is the most important decision you will have to make. To get variety, beauty and simplicity all in one, why not check out the Noosa area on the Sunshine Coast? This splendid little village provides a much more relaxed atmosphere than some other vacation hot spots, and has plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy.
Don’t let the compact nature of Noosa fool you: there is constantly something happening in the way of musical entertainment up and down the Sunshine Coast. Most performers are locals, so you and your family can enjoy a great cultural experience while also enjoying the music. Outdoor musical events such as the Peregian Originals Open-air concert at Peregian Beach and the Noosa Jazz festival are a great way to provide music and entertainment for the adults as well as space for the kids to run around and expend some energy.
The accommodation in Noosa with amaze you with the endless variety, selection of price ranges and family-friendly options. Whether you want to be on the beach, near the spectacular Noosa National Park or close to a town center in Noosa, accommodation here will always be reasonably priced and be welcoming to families. Make sure you check your dates in advance, since there are a lot of entertaining activities to help keep the kids happy in different parts of the year.
There is no shortage of places around Noosa to go for a nice walk with the family. Walking is a great way to spend time together and to let the kids run free without costing you an arm and a leg. Noosa National Park has five easy-grade bushwalks that will ensure your family has a nice time exploring and admiring the natural beauty without feeling like they are getting an epic workout. To get an amazing view of the coast, take the family on the Emu Mountain summit walk just south from Peregian Beach or even up Mount Coolum. These walks are a little bit more physically demanding, but the views are well worth the effort.
Daytrips for the Kids
Noosa is a great hub for people wanting to see the entire area of the Sunshine Coast. After you are settled in, consider a fun day excursion that is sure to please the kids. Remember, the more content the kids are, the more you will have time for yourself and your partner to do some relaxing. Some excellent options that are only a short drive away from Noosa include Steve Irwin’s Australia Zoo in Beerwah and the Underwater World in Mooloolaba. Once you have done your duty in pleasing the kids, maybe you can have a hit at one of Noosa’s many golf courses, or enjoy some shopping in Noosa’s fabulous boutique shops. There is something for everyone in the beautiful Noosa area, so come and bring the family for a vacation you will never forget.