Discover a part of the Sunshine Coast’s history at Sunshine Castle, a popular location for both locals and tourists. This huge medieval castle is perfect for a relaxed day out, and offers plenty to stroll around and discover for yourself. Explore the stunning castle grounds and moat at your own pace, then make your way through its grand interior until you reach the castle’s rooftop, offering incredible 360 degree views.
Explore some of Queensland’s tropical environments and the indigenous animals that inhabit them at Wildlife HQ. This wonderful wildlife park offers over 200 species to see, and even offers memorable close-up encounters that kids will love. Wildlife HQ has koalas, alpacas, bearded dragons, monkeys, pythons, turtles, sun bears, and even crocodiles and alligators – it’s a fantastic day out for families. You can grab all your meals onsite at the Aussie Outback Cafe.
No trip to the Sunshine Coast is complete without visiting its biggest and most popular theme park. The award-winning Aussie World theme park has been going since 1989, and offers a huge selection of rides and attractions for all ages. You’ll find plenty of food outlets and vendors within the park, as well as a great choice at the Aussie World Fun Cafe.
Spend a relaxing yet fun family day out at Bellingham Maze, offering beautiful gardens and several thrilling mazes to find your way through. There’s also a mini-golf course to enjoy, and an onsite cafe selling all sorts of refreshments.
Explore the wonders of the ocean at SEA LIFE in Mooloolaba. There’s 11 exciting zones to make your way through at multi-award winning aquarium, offering turtles, seals, jellyfish, and even sharks. It’s well worth a visit whilst exploring Mooloolaba’s esplanade.
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