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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  • 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

  • Niesler Park
    • Address:
      169 Oceanic Drive Warana

    This park at Beach Access Point 237 is located on Ocean Drive between Bareena Place and Coolahra Street

  • Noel Burns Park
    • Address:
      Mulloka Esplanade Wurtulla

    This park provides a playground that has a climbing elements, a log fort and log walk, along with swings and a slide. The park runs for 730 metres along the northern bank of Currimundi Creek from Nicklin Way to Boolagi Drive. It also has a jetty at the western end.

  • North Arm Park
    • Address:
      11 Monak Road North Arm

    This park provides a half basketball court and playground. It also provides a large open grass area to kick a ball around, natural shade, as well as off road parking

  • Oceanside Health Precinct Village Park
    • Address:
      Bragg Street, Birtinya

    This 2.18 hectare district park lies between Innovation Parkway, Kawana Way and Bragg Street opposite the Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital. The park features a large multi age playground, picnic shelters and seating overlooking Lake Kawana. The iconic feature of this park is the 6 metre sculpture titled "iDIDIT!". The 8 tonne weathered steel artwork of a cartwheeling child was created by Sunshine Coast resident Russell Anderson.

  • Olsen Mill Park
    • Address:
      13 Corlis Street Eudlo

    This large parkland on the bank of Eudlo Creek has a picnic shelter and park seating. The large grassed area is circled by a 500 metre pathway with remnant cattle holding yards located near the centre

  • Open Lawn Botanic Gardens Tanawha
    • Address:
      Palm Creek Road

    The Open Lawn Area located within the Maroochy Regional Bushland Botanic Gardens is popular for weddings and events. The Maroochy Bushland Botantic Garden is open daily and admissions are free

  • Outrigger Park
    • Address:
      Nicklin Way Minyama

    Access is only via Brisbane Road. Home to the Panamuna Outrigger Canoe Club.

  • Pacific Paradise Skate Park (in Wilkins Park)
    • Address:
      Wilkes Park, Karome Street, Pacific Paradise

    This park provides a number of facilities including a skate park surrounded with trees. It is close to the nearby small shopping centre, however surveillance and visibility of the park is poor. The park is in an otherwise sound location, with ancillary facilities comprising a playground, basketball ½ court, BMX dirt track, seating structures