Cotton Tree Park, Maroochydore
Colourful playground with a pathway and Mooloolaba beach in background
Beaches and parks directory
  • Last updated:
  • 10 Jan 2019

Search the Beaches and Parks Directory to locate parks in your area or search for facilities such as barbecues, public amenities (toilets), playgrounds, dog parks, walking trails and more. Hover over the pictograms for the a description or see the pictogram legend (mobile). Please note; this Directory includes popular open space destinations only. A complete list of beaches and parks across the region is coming soon. 

Our park and reserve network contributes to the Sunshine Coast’s unique character, relaxed and healthy lifestyle and rich biodiversity. It provides the ‘green frame’ of the region’s urban areas, edging our rivers, beaches and foreshores lining our streets and identifying our communities. It also makes the region an attractive place to visit and supports tourism, events and economic growth. View the region map, some unpacked statistics and park definitions[3016KB]

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  • Jack Morgan Park
    • Address:
      Perry Street Coolum Beach

    This park accommodates the Coolum Civic Centre, Coolum Library, and a Child Care and Community Centre. The park has a large open area for kick and throw and events. it also provides a shaded boardwalk and pathways that link west Coolum to the beach.

  • Jellicoe Park
    • Address:
      Jellicoe Street Golden Beach

    A series of green space corridors with park seating that connect Westminster Avenue to Jellicoe Street.

  • Jensen Park
    • Address:
      June Street Golden Beach

    This leafy coastal park next to the Diamond Head Boat Ramp has barbecues and picnic shelters under beautiful paper bark trees.

  • Jessica Park
    • Address:
      Nicklin Way Minyama

    This 3 hectare district park features a playground, basketball court, cricket pitch, barbecues and plenty of shade. There is an unfenced dog off leash area as designated on signage provided in the park.

  • John Hotton Park
    • Address:
      Oceanic Drive Warana

    This park at Beach Access point 232 is located opposite Lapoinya Crescent. Half the park is sheltered by natural shade. The park provides a playground, shelters with picnic and barbecue facilities and public amenities. There is street parking.

  • JR Ford Park
    • Address:
      Whitehaven Way Pelican Waters

    This park has a small playground, basketball half court and a water play park.

  • Judy Henzell Park
    • Address:
      Agincourt Street, Pelican Waters

    Perfect park for a child's birthday party or family picnic. The park provides a fenced cricket oval, natural shade, a track for bike riding and shelters with picnic and barbecues facilities. The shaded children's playground is great for younger children with the play equipment low to the ground. The park also provides accessible public amenities.

  • Kawana Beach
    • Address:
      Pacific Boulevard Buddina

    Beach Access points 220 - 228. This is a patrolled surf beach with the Kawana Surf Club located within Coopers Lookout Park. This park has public amenities, two playgrounds and picnic facilities. There are also beach showers at Beach Access points 225, 226 and 227.

  • Kawana Island Waterfront Walkway
    • Address:
      Mykonos Court Parrearra

    Enjoy walking, jogging or cycling the 4 kilometres waterfront pathways of Kawana Island.

  • Kawana Skate Park
    • Address:
      Kawana Sports Precinct, 45 Sportsmans Parade, Bokarina

    This facility located on the northern side of the Kawana Aquatic Centre features grind rails, two flat banks, declining ¼ bank, banked ½ pipe, grinding block spine, mini ¾ bowl, triple hump and ¼ pipe. Shade sails cover two thirds of the skate bowl.