When the race is over, Caloundra, a city on the edge of the sea is the perfect place to relax. From the moment you dig your toes into the golden sand or breathe in the fresh sea air, you’ll begin to feel different.

Naturally refreshed, revitalised and relaxed.

The Caloundra region plays host to an abundance of natural habitats and an assortment of walking and cycling trails beyond compare. It has numerous picture perfect beaches and waterways that are framed by awe-inspiring breathtaking hinterlands and iconic mountains.

Enjoy quality time with the kids where you will discover a wide range of activities are completely free and family-friendly. Start with a visit to Kings Beach and discover the water fountain or drop a fishing line in at the Waterfront – Caloundra’s boardwalk. 

The Sunshine Coast begins at Caloundra, just one hour’s drive north of Brisbane but there is also plenty to explore. The region takes in the tranquil hinterland including the Glass House Mountains, Blackall Range, Noosa Hinterland and the Mary Valley; as well as more than 100 kilometres of beaches stretching through the coastal towns of Kawana, Mooloolaba, Maroochydore, Coolum, Noosa and Rainbow Beach. 

Whatever your definition of relaxation, whether shopping up a storm, spending quality time with your loved ones, indulging in a spa treatment or taking on an award winning golf course, it’s all on offer on the Sunshine Coast.

We wish you the best of luck for the run! If you are visiting the region, we look forward to welcoming you to Caloundra and the Sunshine Coast.

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