Noosa is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Queensland as well as Noosa National Park. It’s a great place for time spent outdoors, has a fantastic food scene and relaxing atmosphere. If you’re headed this way with our furniture removals Noosa team, here’s our regional guide to help you settle in and get your bearings quickly.
Key service information
Learn which day to put your bins out and get other key local information from the local council which is:
Noosa Shire Council
9 Pelican Street, Tewantin, QLD
Phone: (07) 5329 6500
Local Noosa hospitals
Noosa Hospital, located at 111 Goodchap Street, Noosaville.
Other nearby hospitals include Sunshine Coast University Hospital in Birtinya and Nambour Hospital in Nambour.
Local police information
Noosa Heads Police Station is the local police station and can be found at 9 Langura St, Noosa Heads. You can reach them on (07) 5440 8111.
Noosa schools & family activities
Noosa has several school catchment zones, which determine the schools that children are eligible to attend based on their place of residence.
Some primary schools in Noosa include:
- Noosaville State School
- Sunshine Beach State School
- Tewantin State School
- Cooroy State School.
High schools: Noosa District State High School is the main high school in the area.
Some private schools in the Noosa area include:
- St. Thomas More Catholic Primary School
- Good Shepherd Lutheran Colleg
- Noosa Pengari Steiner School.
Top things to do for families include
Families in Noosa can enjoy activities such as visiting Noosa National Park, exploring the Everglades on a guided tour, spending a day at the beach, taking a river cruise along Noosa River, or visiting family-friendly attractions like Australia Zoo or SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast.
- Noosaville Lions Park Playground
- Pirate Park in Tewantin
- The Noosa Woods Playground
Local shopping centres
Noosa Junction is a popular shopping precinct in Noosa, offering a range of boutiques, specialty stores, and supermarkets. Noosa Civic, located in Noosaville, is another major shopping center in the area with Woolworths and BigW.
The Eumundi Market is one of the most well-known markets in the Noosa region. They are held every Wednesday and Saturday in Eumundi, showcasing a wide range of local produce, crafts, and artworks.
Other markets in the area include:
- the Noosa Farmers Market, held every Sunday
- the Peregian Beach Markets, held on the first and third Sunday of each month
Noosa is renowned for its excellent dining scene. Some popular restaurants in the area include Rickys River Bar & Restaurant, Wasabi Restaurant & Bar, Sails Restaurant, Locale, and Sum Yung Guys.
Local attractions & regional highlights
Apart from the beautiful beaches, Noosa offers attractions such as Noosa National Park, Noosa Everglades, Noosa River, Hastings Street (known for its shops and restaurants), and the Noosa Botanic Gardens. Nearby regional highlights include the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, Australia Zoo, and the Glass House Mountains.
Noosa National Park provides several walking tracks that offer stunning coastal views, including:
- the Coastal Track
- the Tanglewood Track
- the Palm Grove Circuit
- Noosa River Foreshore
Off-leash dog areas
Some off-leash dog areas in Noosa include the Noosa Spit Recreation Reserve, Noosa Woods Park, and Sunshine Beach Dog Beach. However, it's recommended to check local regulations and signage for specific details and any restrictions.