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Things to Do in Noosa Sound

Noosa Sound, located in the Noosa region along the serene Noosa River, is a haven for individuals seeking the ideal balance between action and relaxation. There are many great things to explore whether you’re looking for a weekend getaway or an extended vacation.

By The Water

The Noosa Sound location provides easy or direct access to the area’s famous waterways, well-known for swimming, fishing, or boating due to its abundance in species and Natural environmental value and beauty. From the sea to the river, the water activities are endless on Noosa Sound. Launch your own boat or rent one for the day and explore the beautiful river on one of the BBQ pontoons. Water sports lovers can even enjoy kayaking, stand-up paddling, or fishing along the river and catch something for dinner. There are so many ways to enjoy and explore Noosa Sound, whether it’s relaxing on the beach, enjoying family activities on the river, or taking the ferry to Noosa Heads.

Where To Eat

There are a wide selection of places to eat and drink along Gympie Terrace. There are spots for early-morning coffee runs, fine restaurant dining and cafes with beautiful river views. Of course if you are looking for a simple meal to enjoy while watching the sunset there are plenty of fish and chips places by the water. For a more laid-back experience, indulge in waterfront dining at the array of restaurants and cafes that line the riverbank, savouring fresh seafood and local delicacies. Noosa Heads is also just a short walk away from Noosa Sound where there is a spectacular nightlife, home to several restaurants and bars where you can enjoy the wonderful cuisines of Noosa.

Wildlife & Scenery

Explore the Noosa River’s furthest point as it flows into the Noosa Everglades. There are only two other Everglade ecosystems in the world, and this 60 km unique river and lake system is one of them. It is perfect for nature lovers to cruise along the river, spot wildlife and enjoy the vast surroundings. Hire a kayak for the day and travel along the river yourself or join a tour and have a guide talk to you about the wonderful history of the Noosa River. Noosa Sound also offers plenty of sunset cruises that travel along the Noosa River, the perfect way to end your day. Noosa Sound provides authentic riverfront experience and a great way to explore the Noosa region.


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Where To Stay

There are plenty of accommodation options in Noosa Sound that provide the perfect base for exploring the Noosa region and conveniently located to Noosa. Noosa Beach Abodes offers Noosa Sound accommodation that is the ideal place to see everything Noosa has to offer. Check-in and leave the car behind as you can walk to Hastings Street with its family-friendly beaches, cool cafes and world class restaurants. Experience everything Noosa Sound has to offer right on your doorstep!