a great place
To holiday, live, work, shop, rest & play
On Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, Maroochydore is known as the centre of the coast; not only
a fabulous holiday destination but also a shopping mecca with all the retailers & business services you’ll ever
need. Accommodation & dining blend seamlessly with specialty stores along the edge of our spectacular
Visit the Coast’s major retail precinct, Sunshine Plaza. This modern, 2-level shopping centre
built across a waterway is a gathering place & like a big town square, abuzz with cinemas, bars, cafes,
restaurants, music, fun & fashion.
For true local flavour explore the local retail stores. You’ll find shopping bargains &
dining experiences galore throughout Maroochydore along Aerodrome Rd, Duporth Avenue, Ocean St & Beach Road.
And if you’re thinking of moving to the region, there's plenty of local real estate agents here to help you find
your new home.
So close to the water where the river meets the ocean, Maroochydore has the best of both worlds;
a holiday destination & a coastal lifestyle — all in one location. Relax on Maroochydore Beach, go for a swim,
or watch the kite-surfers & windsurfers as they jump the waves. Triathlons & Surf Carnivals are held
regularly, adding a vibe of energy & activity to the area.
The Maroochy River is perfect for boating with excellent fishing & great BBQ spots. Hire a
boat to explore the river … or bring your own. Take an eco-river cruise to the Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary. This
precious ecosystem is a must-see; if you're a nature lover you won't be disappointed.
Grab a great bargain at the popular Fisherman’s Road Sunday Market. Alive with many colourful
characters, you'll find tropical fresh produce, plants, clothing, music, craft & plenty of interesting
For dining & entertainment you can’t beat Maroochy Surf Club or Maroochy RSL Club for a great
night out. There’s always something happening!
Enjoy a hearty bistro meal & a drink or three, have a flutter on the pokies & catch
their colourful courtesy bus to & from your accommodation for a safe return trip.
For those that love to tee-off, bring your golf clubs. Not only is there Horton Park Golf Club
right in the heart of Maroochydore CBD, but golf clubs such as Twin Waters, Headland, Hyatt Coolum (where the
PGA is held each year) & Pelican Waters Golf Courses are also only a short drive away. Tiger Woods, look
A real buzz surrounds the highly anticipated, brand new lifestyle development Emporio with both
residential & commercial mixed-use activity, taking shape at Sunshine Cove, just off Maroochy Boulevard.
Emporio is sure to enhance Maroochydore's overall Master Plan to become the central hub of the Sunshine Coast.
Watch this space … it’s going to be exciting!