Cotton Tree Park, Maroochydore
Colourful playground with a pathway and Mooloolaba beach in background
Beaches and parks directory
  • Last updated:
  • 16 Feb 2021
Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) update - council parks and beaches are open with social distancing required. Visit council's page on COVID-19 for more information.

Search the Beaches and Parks Directory to locate parks in your area or search for facilities such as:

Hover over the pictograms for a description or for mobile phone use, see the pictogram legend. This directory includes popular open spaces only.


Visit the Beaches page on our website for a map of patrolled and unpatrolled beaches.

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See also: Parks definitions.

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  • 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. Dogs are permitted off leash at all times as indicated on the provided signs

  • 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 year round patrolled surf beach with the Kawana Waters Surf Livesaving Club located within Coopers Lookout Park. Lifeguard tower located at Beach Access 223. Quieter open stretch of beach surrounded by parklands and a small playground.

  • Kawana Island - Fenced Dog Park
    • Address:
      Grand Parade, Parrearra (Kawana Island)

    This is a fully fenced dog off-leash area. The park is connected to other facilities within the area by a wide pedestrian pathway. The dog park contains a large open grass area for play, a dog bowl and taps, park seating and plenty of trees surrounding the park for shade

  • 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.