Cotton Tree Park, Maroochydore
Colourful playground with a pathway and Mooloolaba beach in background
Beaches and parks directory
  • Last updated:
  • 12 Jun 2020
Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) update - council parks and beaches are open with social distancing required.

The following facilities are now open to the public:

  • public barbeques 
  • playgrounds
  • exercise equipment/fitness stations*
  • skate parks
  • dog parks and off leash areas.

*Personal trainers can hold sessions for up to ten people (including the trainer) on council land but they must have an existing Low impact/ Commercial use permit. They must also use COVIDSafe practices. For more details visit Community Land Permits. 

Surf Life Saving Queensland's red and yellow flags will return to the beaches from Saturday 13 June marking the designated swimming areas. For more information visit Surf Life Saving Queensland website.

View information about other council facilities and services during this time

Be COVIDSafe

While council has increased cleaning of many facilities, being COVIDSafe is everyone's responsibility. We remind residents and visitors to observe social distancing requirements when using public spaces which includes: 

  • Stay home if you are sick
  • Keep 1.5 metres away from others
  • Limit outdoor gatherings to 20 people
  • Avoid peak times and overcrowded areas
  • Wash or disinfect hands regularly
  • Avoid touching high use areas.

Visit Queensland Health for latest health advice and information on Social Distancing.


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  • Beerwah Skate Bowl
    • Address:
      Beerwah Sportsground, 13 Roberts Road, Beerwah

    Located beside the Beerwah Aquatic Centre, this skate park has coping, spine and grind rails, 7ft half pipe with 3 entries, two grinding blocks, a fun box, three ¼ pipes, a declining ¼ bank, flat bank and ledges. The facility is almost entirely covered by shade sails.

  • Ben Bennett Bushland Park
    • Address:
      Queen Street Caloundra

    The Ben Bennett Bushland Park features extensive walking tracks and environmental information. The reserve also provides shelters with barbecue and picnic facilities, public amenities and is popular for get-togethers. It is a known feeding area of Glossy Black Cockatoo.

  • Bill Morton Memorial Park (Lions Park) / Kings Beach Park (South)
    • Address:
      Ormonde Terrace Kings Beach

    The playground has a climbing net, climbing ramp, double slide, multi deck unit, 3 x Spica, spring toy racer, Super Nova and swings. This park is a popular events and ceremony site. Dogs are not permitted at anytime.

  • Bill Venardos Park
    • Address:
      Omrah Avenue Caloundra

    Ideal for wedding ceremonies. Also known as Civic Centre Gardens.

  • Bindaree Crescent Park
    • Address:
      Bindaree Crescent Mooloolaba

    This linear park contains open grass areas, seating, an accessible pedestrian pathway shared with a cycleway which runs along the waterfront. A great park with natural shade and enjoyable views of the water

  • Birrahl Park
    • Address:
      Warragah Parade Yaroomba

    This park contains a playground and some picnic table and seating under natural shade

  • Birtinya Island Park
    • Address:
      Regatta Boulevard Birtinya

    This parkland between Regatta Boulevard and Tomkins Esplanade on the eastern side of Birtinya Island has a waterfront picnic shelter with barbecue and a shaded multi age playground. The public amenities block is at the Regatta Boulevard end.

  • Birtinya Island Walkable Waterfront
    • Address:
      Prime Parade

    This pedestrian and cycle pathway travels along the edge of Lake Kawana. It runs from Florey Boulevard and wraps around to Regatta Boulevard

  • Black Swan Park Cotton Tree
    • Address:
      Cotton Tree Parade Maroochydore

    This small park is popular for events and is located on the bank of the Maroochy River, behind the Cotton Tree Aquatic Centre. There are picnic tables, water, showers, natural shade and plenty of parking.

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

    Bli Bli Skate Park forms part of Muller Park and offers a smooth ride for skaters of all skill levels. The park provides a small variety of basic elements that can comfortably accommodate 7-9 skaters at any time