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Family Travellers

04 Oct 2018

A jam-packed weekend the whole family will love.

Day 1

Start your day enjoying the warm waters of the Sunshine Coast with a surf lesson at Coolum Beach.  Learn the basics in a friendly environment using easy-to-ride long boards to start out – fun is almost guaranteed!

Surf lesson at Coolum Beach

After working up an appetite, head to Eumundi Markets for lunch.  Tucked amongst the jewellery, fashion, art and furniture, you’ll find a line up of food stalls offering everything from Tibetan momos and Spanish paella to the best home-grown Eumundi strawberries.

Eumundi Markets

When you are all shopped out head further down the coast to Sea Life Mooloolaba where you can discover the array of creatures that live below the surface of the ocean. Along with thousands of marine and freshwater animals, some of the amazing animal interactions include; Seal Swims and Seal Trainer for a Day.

Sea Life Mooloolaba

Day 2

Australia Zoo – where you can get up close to animals - is perfect for families and needs your full attention!

Watch the world-famous Wildlife Warriors show at noon, with all the slithering, swooping, jaw-snapping action of saltwater crocodiles, birds and snakes live in the Crocoseum.

Australia Zoo

Check out giraffes, rhinos, zebras and cheetahs at the African Savannah, and majestic tigers and red pandas in South-East Asia. Visit Bindi’s Island, where you can explore a three-storey treehouse with sweeping views of Australia Zoo, and see ring-tailed lemurs, giant Aldabran Tortoises and colourful macaws.


Check out some more itineraries to help inspire and plan your holiday on the Sunshine Coast:

Outdoor Adventurers

Boys Adventures

Girls Day Out

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