08 Dec Family holiday Noosa – The top 5 activities to do this Summer
Whether it’s your annual family holiday or a spare of the moment trip, Noosa is an idyllic family holiday destination. Boasting endless outdoor fun that the whole family can enjoy, surrounded by the beautiful tropical environment of Noosa – what more could you want?
Create cherished memories this summer with these top 5 activities to do on your next family holiday in Noosa.
1. Learn to surf in Noosa
When you holiday in Noosa, it’s expected that you’ll be spending most of your time at the beach. With calm waves and clear water, it’s the perfect place to learn to surf. Noosa Main Beach is patrolled year-round, you and your family will feel extra safe!
Noosa’s Learn to Surf offers a 5-day safe surfing program over the school holidays Run by former world pro-am surfing champion, Merrick Davis, you and your family are in good hands. If you would like to sit this one out, the kids don’t have to, sit on the white sands, and watch from ashore. Your kids will not only learn the skill of surfing, but surf-safety, ocean awareness and self confidence building. Imagine arriving home from your Noosa holiday knowing the skill of surfing!
2. Walk the Noosa National Park
The Noosa National Park is the stunning, protected headland that can be accessed by the boardwalk from Noosa beach. Why is it perfect for the kids you ask? This walk is not only beautiful, but it is one of the most accessible walks you can do. Home to many native animals, from koalas to wallabies, the various trails are perfect for the family to do some wildlife spotting.
The Cove Noosa is located along the boardwalk and is only a 5 minute-walk from the walking trails entrance. Access to the Noosa National Park has never been easier. With so many sights to see and walking trails to discover, it’s a great family activity to do on your Noosa holiday.
3. Take an Oceanrider tour
Choose between a dolphin safari or an adventure tour – the Noosa Oceanrider allows you to view all of Noosa right from the pristine water.
Starting at the Noosa Marina, the 1.5-hour adventure tour is a fast-paced tour that allows you to see the exclusive sights that the Noosa coast has to offer. With its tight turns and manoeuvring capabilities over the swell – this is a much-loved tour for children over 10 years of age. With over 20 years of experience in the boating industry, captain Nathan will make this family fun activity feel as secure and effortless as possible.
If speed boats aren’t your thing, then relax on the Dolphin Safari, where you can take in Noosa’s best views and get close and personal with our wild dolphins. These playful creatures love to put on a show for our visitors – it’s an affordable experience the kids won’t forget.
4. Horse Ride on Noosa beach
Located on the beautiful coastline of Noosa North Shore, is Equathon Horse Riding Adventures. Offering private tours for the family, you can all ride their friendly horses along the white sand and pristine waters. Due to the private nature of the tour, you can learn from the experienced instructor whilst connecting with the family. Whether this is your first horse ride, or you’re an experienced rider, this fun tour is truly the best way to explore Noosa’s beaches.
5. Visit Noosa’s Arcade
Is the family beached out for the day? Well, the fun isn’t over. Take the kids up to Pixels Noosa, the hottest destination for arcade, console, and redemption games. This bright and open arcade has everything for the kids to love. But don’t worry, this chilled venue is licensed so mum, and dad can even enjoy one of their unreal drinks.
Located directly in the middle of Hastings Street and only a 10-minute walk from our resort – you are so close to the action. Welcoming all ages, it’s worth a stop in during your family holiday.
Family friendly Noosa accommodation
With endless Noosa activities to explore this summer you’ll need plenty of time to take it all in. We have the perfect family friendly accommodation in Noosa, positioned directly across from the spectacular Little Cove Beach and a less than 10-minute stroll to the renowned Hasting Street. Our centrally located Noosa accommodation is perfect for families to take advantage of all the action yet retreat to the quiet tropical surrounds of Little Cove after.
The Cove Noosa offers a superb assortment of self-contained apartments or penthouses, sleeping families of 8 or less. With fully equipped kitchens, laundry facilities and outdoor areas with BBQ facilities, you experience a home away from home. Take advantage of our heated swimming pools and selected spa’s – it’s a wonderful environment for families.