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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  • Cliff Hargreaves Park
    • Address:
      Westaway Parade Currimundi

    This is a popular park that provides a playground and natural shade. It is located at the mouth of the Currimundi Lake between Hargreaves Street and Westaway Parade.

  • Cod Hole Park and Boat Ramp
    • Address:
      Bradman Avenue Maroochydore

    This park provides a playground, pedestrian pathway and natural shade. At the western Fishermans Road end of this park is an unfenced dog off leash area. There are public amenities on the eastern side of the boat ramp car park. The boat ramp is a single lane concrete ramp with boarding pontoon.

  • Contemplation Garden Botanic Gardens Tanawha
    • Address:
      Palm Creek Road

    The Contemplation Garden at the Maroochy Botanic Gardens is popular for weddings and events

  • Coochin Park
    • Address:
      Beerburrum Street Dicky Beach

    This 3 hectare parkland located between Coochin, Cooroy and Beerburrum Streets has plenty of shade trees. This park is dog off leash at all times (unfenced). The path of Bunbubah Creek used to traverse through this park the mouth of which is next to the Dicky Beach Surf Club.

  • Cooke Park
    • Address:
      Corner Maple and Fig Street, Maleny

    This is a delightful fenced park with a children's playground, shelter and picnic table facilities

  • Coolum Beach
    • Address:
      Coolum Esplanade (David Low Way) Coolum Beach

    Beach Access Points 68 - 81. There is a family friendly patrolled surf beach with nearby parks and a boardwalk. Tickle Park next to the Coolum Surf Club has many play and picnic facilities. Dogs are permitted off-leash at all times on the beach from the Lions and Norrie Job Park at the northern end of Coolum Beach Holiday Park (Beach Access point 72) extending to Beach Access point 68, 1km north of the Stumers Creek car park. Dogs are not permitted in the dunal areas, the Stumers Creek Bushland Conservation Reserve or the Noosa National Park.

  • Coolum Coastal Boardwalk
    • Address:
      David Low Way (Coolum Esplanade) Coolum Beach

    Coolum Coastal Boardwalk is a 350 metre suspended timber pedestrian walkway above the Point Perry Foreshore Reserve. The boardwalk connects the Coolum village to Wilkinson Park at Point Perry and is part of the greater Coastal Pathway.

  • Coolum Beach Skate Park
    • Address:
      Tickle Park, 1775-1779 David Low Way, Coolum Beach

    This facility is located in Tickle Park on the northern side of the Coolum Surf Club. It comprises a continuous bowl junior ½ pipe, grind block, slide rail, vertical wall drops, manual pod and pump feature. The majority of the skate park is sheltered by shade sails

  • Coopers Lookout Park
    • Address:
      Pacific Boulevard Buddina

    The park area has a fitness exercise area, a basketball court and children's playground. This playground has a 3 Deck Unit, Arched Climbing Wall, Climbing Iower, Climbing Net, Climbing Wall,Firepole Climber, Slide and a rope ladder. The exercise area has a Ab/Hip Swinger, Butterfly Press, Cross Trainer, Cycle Seat, Hanging Beam, Rowing Machine, Shoulder Press and a Stepper. This park surrounds the Kawana Surf Club.

  • Cotton Tree Park (Maroochydore Rotary Park)
    • Address:
      The Esplanade Cotton Tree

    Cotton Tree Park is situated on the southern bank of the Maroochy River between First Avenue and the Cotton Tree Aquatic Centre. This picturesque parkland features one of the largest playgrounds on the coast, multiple barbeque and picnic shelters and the Maroochydore War Memorial. A Liberty Swing (wheelchair accessible) is installed adjacent to the playground. Please contact council to obtain the key.