Explore the Sunshine Coast

At the heart and soul of the Sunshine Coast’s tourism precinct, The Wharf Mooloolaba, Queensland is centered among an eclectic mix of activities. Mooloolaba is uniquely benefited from a range of natural highlights and the perfect mix of leisure, tourism and commercial ventures.

The Booking Office is located downstairs at the Wharf Mooloolaba. For more information or to book please call 07 5444 7477.

Aussie World

Tours & Attractions

Striking a dramatic pose on the western skyline of the Bruce Highway at Palmview, just north of the Caloundra exit and one hour north of the Brisbane Airport, Aussie World forms part of a larger entertainment precinct consisting of the Pub and the Aussie World Retail Village.

Phone: 07 5494 5444

Australia Zoo

Tours & Attractions

Located an hour north of Brisbane, on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, Australia Zoo is a team of passionate conservationists working around-the-clock to deliver an animal experience like no other.

Phone: (07) 5436 2000

Bli Bli Aqua Park

Tours & Attractions

Bli Bli Aqua Park is the Sunshine Coast’s best value and most fun water park. Great for kids parties, families, friends, and the perfect thing to do when you are on holidays on the Sunny Coast. Open all year round.

Phone: (07) 5448 7555

Caloundra Music Festival

What's On

29 September – 2 October 2017

 Presented by Sunshine Coast Council, the eleventh annual Caloundra Music Festival will be held over the weekend of 29 September – 2 October 2017. 

The beautiful Kings Beach and surrounds will be treated to the sounds of a diverse line-up of entertainment featuring the best of the Australian music industry as well as famous international artists.

Artists lineup includes: Art vs Science, Spiderbait, Grinspoon, British India, Ronan Keating and many more!

For tickets or to find out more visit: www.caloundramusicfestival.com

Chances Mooloolaba


Patrons will find anything from XXXX Gold to craft beers in the fridge and on tap. The venue is firmly family-friendly, with a central kids room visible from most of the dining areas.

Phone: 07 5348 9699

Coastal Cruises


Coastal Cruises brings together one large international family. Choose a fresh seafood lunch or a stunning sunset and enjoy Mooloolaba with us! With a fully licensed bar, booth seating, amenities, entertaining commentary and of course water front viewing from anywhere on board, this is a day out not to be missed!

Phone: 0419 704 797

Flat Dog Charters

Offshore Fishing Charters

Flat Dog is a custom built game boat carrying all modern equipment. The local crew have more than 40 years combined experience in these waters.

Phone: 0427 858 781

Hogs Breath Cafe


Hog’s Australia’s Steakhouse Mooloolaba is the second longest standing Hog’s restaurant in Australia, being opened in 1990. The two story restaurant is perched overlooking the marina and Mooloolah river, adding a whole new meaning to ‘surf and turf’.

Phone: 07 5444 7211

Mooloolaba Canal Cruises


The Mooloolaba Canal Cruise is a family run business that has been in operation for over 27 years. The M.V.Mudjimba is the only genuine timber ferry in operation, and is the longest operating cruise boat on the Sunshine Coast. There is something about cruising on the water, in a nostalgic vessel that puts a smile on your face, and melts the stresses of life.

Phone: 07 5444 8257

Ocean Jet Ski & Boat Hire

Hire & Activities

The Sunshine Coasts ultimate Jet Ski experience. If you crave safe and pure adrenaline you’ve come to the right place in the largest and fastest open ocean jet ski hire with the lowest prices.

Phone: (07) 5444 0366

Scuba World

Whale Watching & Snorkeling

Scuba World has grown into one of the leading dive shops in Australia since their establishment in 1979. Scuba World specialise in teaching ‘learn to dive programs and dive trips to the ex-HMAS Brisbane wreck. Scuba World employs 11 highly qualified and experienced staff, has a custom built 11.3 metre dive boat, an onsite heated training pool and classroom.

Phone: 07) 5444 8595


Whale Watching & Snorkeling

Sunreef Mooloolaba is the largest dive centre in South East Queensland. Offering Australia’s first Swim with Humpback Whales experience, from July to October each year, as well as local reef dives, snorkelling trips and diving on one of Australia’s best military wrecks – the ex-HMAS Brisbane. A 5-Star PADI Training Centre, they offer accredited dive courses for all levels of divers. They also plan and guide international dive trips and travel as well as the sale and servicing of dive equipment.

Website: sunreef.com.au
Phone: (07) 5444 5656

Sunshine Sea Charters

Offshore Fishing Charters

Come out and experience the thrill of hooking, fighting and landing a big one. A sea charter offers the perfect way to celebrate someone’s birthday, a coming marriage, an outing with mates, or just treating yourself to the excitement of catching a big fish at sea!

Phone: 0438 743 368

The Ginger Factory

Tours & Attractions

Enjoy educational tours, fun rides, great shopping facilities and a fantastic cafe featuring modern Australian cuisine. From the largest range of the world’s finest ginger products to tranquil gardens and walks, there is so much to discover, taste, see and do.

The Ginger Factory is the perfect year round destination.

Phone: (07) 5447 8431

Top Catch Charters

Offshore Fishing Charters

If you are looking for a fishing adventure, Top Catch Charters Sunshine Coast has everything you need. The experienced crew, led by local owner, operator, skipper and professional fisherman, Trent Sammon, can’t wait to take you off shore to experience the Sunshine Coast’s clear waters, great reefs and the abundance of deep see pelagic and reef fish.

Phone: 0429 013 012

Whale One

Whale Watching & Snorkeling

Whale One operate two vessels from The Wharf Mooloolaba, providing a variety of oceanic experiences. Aboard Whale One you can have a relaxing or adventurous whale watching experience, dolphin discovery lunch, or a spectacular sunset cruise.

Phone: 1300 942 531

Wharf Tavern


The Wharf Tavern is a large, multifunctional facility offering something for everyone along the waterfront. With seven lounges and bars, restaurant and The Helm nightclub upstairs, The Wharf Tavern is the perfect place to relax and find yourself at Mooloolaba. Whether you’re after a delicious meal, a relaxing drink overlooking the river, a night out with friends, or regular live music events, The Wharf Tavern has it all.

Phone: 07 5444 8383