Cotton Tree Park, Maroochydore
Colourful playground with a pathway and Mooloolaba beach in background
Beaches and parks directory
  • Last updated:
  • 29 Mar 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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  • Mount Ninderry Environmental Reserve
    • Address:
      Ninderry Road and Eucalyptus Crescent Ninderry

    The reserve covers 150 hectares to the south, west and north of the summit. The trail is a three kilometre round trip with major upgrades to the trail and summit infrastructure undertaken in 2017. Dogs are permitted on a leash only.

  • Mountain Creek Lake 1 Park
    • Address:
      Karawatha Drive Mountain Creek

    This parkland completely surrrounds the 2.2 hectare lake which lies between Kapilano Crescent, Saratoga Drive and Karawatha Drive. There is park seating to enjoy the scenery. The pathway surrounding the lake is approximately 800 metres long.

  • Mountain Creek Lake 2 Park
    • Address:
      Mountain Creek Road Mountain Creek

    This waterfront parkland surrounding the 3.4 hectare lake has park seating and a picnic table. The park can also be accessed via Lurnea Crescent, Munbilla Close and Ekala Street. The pathway surrounding the lake is approximately 1 kilometre long.

  • Mountain Creek Riparian Reserve & Conservation Area
    • Address:
      Mountain Creek Road Mountain Creek

    This reserve protects large walum and creekside vegetation. It provides an extensive network of share trails that lead along Mountain Creek.

  • Mudjimba Beach
    • Address:
      Mudjimba Esplanade Mudjimba

    Beach Access points 117-131. Mudjimba Surf Club is located adjacent to Power Memorial Park. Mudjimba Holiday Park is nearby. Mudjimba Island is popular for experienced surfers and fishermen. Cafes and shops nearby.

  • Mudjimba Skate Park
    • Address:
      Mudjimba Esplanade, Mudjimba

    This skate park located at the northern end of Mudjimba Esplanade offers users a series of small, closely-placed skate elements that are ideal for beginners. The park has limited public surveillance due to its isolated location. Parental supervision recommended for younger skaters. The park also provides public amenities

  • Muller Park
    • Address:
      319-323 David Low Way, Bli Bli

    Muller Park, located on the corner of Muller Park Road and David Low Way, is a 3.6 hectare district park that sits along the Maroochy River. It is situated within walking distance to the main street of Bli Bli and offers a wide variety of recreation opportunities. The park provides a basketball half court, picnic shelters with barbecue facilities, large shaded indigenous themed playground and games trail, a large kick about space and a skate park. Part of the park contains a signed, designated unfenced dog off leash area.

  • Nambour Skate Park and Youth Activity Precinct
    • Address:
      Quota Memorial Park, 16 Mathew Street, Nambour

    A multi-functional activity centre, located beside Quota Memorial Park and in close proximity to the heart of Nambour. This large skate park caters for all ages with a variety of skate and bike elements for beginner to intermediate. The award winning skate park is one of the best on the Sunshine Coast. The Youth Precinct also includes a basketball half-court, shade structures, terrace seating, pathways, shade trees, climbing structures, a fenced playground, public amenities and community event spaces.

  • Nelson Park
    • Address:
      Katoa Street, Alexandra Headland

    Make use of the great facilities including the park barbecues, playground, picnic tables and shelters while you enjoy the views of the magnificent swan sculptures and the local waterway. The playground in this park is fenced. This 4 hectare district park can also be accessed from Mari Street and Okinja Road.

  • Nicklin Way Dog Park - Fenced Dog Park
    • Address:
      204-212 Nicklin Way, Warana

    This fully fenced dog off-leash area can be accessed from Nicklin Way, opposite Rata Street or from the easement at the northern end of Technology Drive. There is a shelter, park benches and a dog water tap and bowl