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Mooloolaba

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Once just a small port at the mouth of Mooloolah River, Mooloolaba is now a hotbed of tourism and a place more than worth adding to your Sunshine Coast itinerary. This resort township is renowned for its welcoming, family-friendly atmosphere and abundance of attractions for visitors to enjoy, from pristine beaches to golf courses. There are also numerous shops, cafes, bars, and restaurants to choose from. Mooloolaba is a part of the larger Maroochydore urban district, which is one of the main commercial centers of the Sunshine Coast and together they offer everything you may need for a fulfilling holiday. Arrange all the small, but important details of your Mooloolaba trip itinerary using our Australia trip planner.
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Popular things to do in Mooloolaba

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Boat Tour
Boat Tours & Water Sports
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Beach
Mooloolaba Beach
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Duration: 2 hours
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Aquarium
SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast
3.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.9
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Mooloolaba

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Garden
Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World Maleny
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Duration: 2h 30 min
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Zoo
Australia Zoo Beerwah
4.5
Duration: 4 hours
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Flea Market
The Original Eumundi Markets Eumundi
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Duration: 3 hours
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Theme Park
The Ginger Factory Yandina
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Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in Mooloolaba

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Wildlife Area
Point Cartwright
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Duration: 2 hours
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Beer Tasting / Tour
Sunshine Coast Craft Beer Tours
5.0
Duration: 3 hours
Ship
HMAS Brisbane
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Duration: 2 hours
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Spa
Spas
4.3
Duration: 2 hours

Wildlife in Mooloolaba

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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Duration: 2h 30 min
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
3.6
Duration: 4 hours

Where to stay in Mooloolaba

One of Queensland's most popular tourism hotspots, Mooloolaba features a vast selection of accommodations. Almost all the places to stay are just minutes away from the beaches, and they range from resorts with amenities such as spa centers and tennis courts, to cozy, laidback hostels. Rental apartments are also widely available and they come in all price and luxury categories. Despite the abundance of accommodations, if you plan to visit Mooloolaba at high season it's best to make a reservation ahead of time, because lodging capacities can fill up in no time.
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