Getting there Maroochydore is a 90-minute drive from Brisbane.There are direct flights to the Sunshine Coast Airport in Maroochydore from Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide.
TOP SPOT MOTEL A classic low-line motel close to the action. topspotmotel.com.au BREEZE MOOLOOLABA Luxury resort with hinterland or ocean views. breezemooloolaba.com.au RIVERSHORE Glamp by the Maroochy River at Big4 Rivershore Resort. rivershore.com.au Eating there
TOME Arrive too late and risk missing out on one of TOME’s utterly Instagram-able cakes. facebook.com/tome.cake.coffee WINNIE A 15-minute drive from Maroochydore. facebook.com/ winniewoombye
GLASS COFFEE HOUSE & SURF
GALLERY For coffee, food and sleek boards by MS Surfboards. facebook.com/glasscoffeegallery
Playing there NIGHTS ON OCEAN
Tailor-make your perfect progressive dinner down Ocean Street.The markets are held on the second Friday of each month. nightsonocean.com.au
YOUR MATES BREWING CO.
Play pool with a tasting paddle of four brews close at hand. Saturday is the night to hear live tunes. yourmatesbrewing.com
MAROOCHY MUSIC AND VISUAL ARTS FESTIVAL
Catch Alison Wonderland,The Presets, Bernard Fanning, Gang Of Youths (and more) at the third iteration of MMVAF. mmvaf.com