Cotton Tree Park, Maroochydore
Colourful playground with a pathway and Mooloolaba beach in background
Beaches and parks directory
  • Last updated:
  • 06 Dec 2018

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




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  • Anchorage Drive Park
    • Address:
      Anchorage Drive Birtinya

    The park located on the corner of Hideaway Street and Anchorage Drive has a playground, picnic facilities and public amenities. The park borders the Currimundi Creek North Arm Environment Reserve to the west.

  • Andrew Street Park
    • Address:
      Andrew Street Point Arkwright

    Close to the beach, this location is ideal for Wedding Ceremonies. You can also enquire about holding events in this park.

  • Anzac Park
    • Address:
      Victoria Terrace Kings Beach

    Anzac Park at Kings Beach is ideal for weddings and ceremonies. There is an ANZAC Cenotaph in the park and the ocean views are amazing.

  • Apex Park Golden Beach
    • Address:
      Lamerough Parade Golden Beach

    The parks in close proximity to the Caloundra Power Boat Club, are popular for wedding ceremonies. You can enquire about three separate parks at this location - Apex Park, Bevan Henzell Park, Woorim Park and Monash Park.

  • Arbour Park & Bushland Reserve
    • Address:
      Emerald Drive Caloundra West

    This large multi age playground includes a flying fox and shelters with barbecue and picnic facilities. The park is bordered on the west by the 8.6 hectare Arbour Bushland Reserve. The bushland reserve provides a buffer to Lamerough Creek which flows through to the Pumicestone Passage

  • Aroona Park
    • Address:
      Miranda Street Aroona

    This 2.8 hectare district park has a basketball hoop, junior bike track, climbing net, climbing ramp, combo unit, curved bridge, fire truck, firemans pole, ladders, slide and a pedal power velocitron.

  • Arthur Parkyn Park
    • Address:
      Parkyn Parade Mooloolaba

    Arthur Parkyn Park lies to the east of the Mooloolaba Surf Club and has plenty of shelter to enjoy a barbecue or picnic. There are public amenities and beach showers.

  • Ayliffe Park
    • Address:
      Esplanade Golden Beach

    Ayliffe Park is the largest of the foreshore parks at Golden Beach with plenty of facilities on offer. The park lies between Oxley and McLean Streets opposite the northern tip of Bribie Island. The playground adjacent to Earnshaw Street has a climb net, crawl tunnel, fire pole, a 2 deck fort, lollypop climber, saddle spinner, seesaw and shade sail. A Liberty Swing (wheelchair accessible) is installed. Please contact council to obtain the key. There are picnic tables and beach showers dotted along the foreshore. Care needs to be taken when swimming here as there are tidal currents.

  • Ballinger Beach Park
    • Address:
      Buderim Street Currimundi

    Ideal for wedding ceremonies. The coastal pathway through the dunal area passes through this park

  • Balmoral Ridge Lookout Park
    • Address:
      Montville Service Road via Maleny-Montville Road

    This park presents a window to magnificent views across the coast. It also provides a picnic shelter, seating and a grassy open space