Need A Break From It All?
Why Not Try Caloundra in Queensland?
Where is it?
Caloundra is one hours drive north of Brisbane and is the southern gateway to the Sunshine Coast and is one of Queensland's favourite family beach holday destinations.
Places To Go, Things To Do
Caloundra boasts the perfect conditions for water sports, fishing and beach-hopping. The most popular spot is Kings Beach, which has a laid-back feel even though the surrounding park area has undergone a trendy transformation.
Or venture further north to explore the rockpools at Moffat Beach or the shipwreck at Dicky Beach.
Dicky Beach Moffat Beach
Hiking Enthusiasts should visit the Glass House Mountains, while the lush hinterland boasts quaint towns such as Montville and Maleny, visit for views of the entire coast, interesting shops and cafes, plus a burgeoning arts and crafts scene.
Where To Eat
Restaurant strips along Caloundra's Bulcock Street and Kings Beach cater for every taste and budget.
Where To Stay
For self-contained apartments overlooking Kings Beach, try the Rolling Surf Resort. Those who like a quieter pace may prefer the Raintrees on Moffat resort, set among natural rainforest. Homes are also available for rent, contact Caloundra Tourism on the net.