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Get off dry land, and take your pick from the array of diverse, adventurous and scenic options for exploring the multitude of waterways, rivers, and oceans that flow through and around the Noosa region. From sunset boat cruises on the majestic river, to sunrise learn to surf sessions on the Noosa Points, and everything in between, discover your perfect way to get on the water in Noosa.

All aboard the quaint Noosa Ferry

Give your car a holiday, and hop on the picturesque ferry instead, which travels the stretch of the Noosa River, from Hastings Street to the Noosa Marina, and offers spectacular daily sunset cruises.

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Learn to surf like the pros

Become the surfer you’ve always dreamed of being. A selection of Noosa surf schools take daily beginner classes, or grab a board from Noosa Surf Hire and try your luck on the points with the locals.

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Get an up-close wildlife experience

Spot turtles, dolphins and whales during migration season, aboard one of Noosa’s adventure boat tours, with front-row views of the wildlife and coastline from the Noosa River through to Sunshine Beach.

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Experience a little piece of Italy in Noosa

Take a romantic sunset cruise on the Noosa River, on a traditional Venetian gondola, and be transported to your riverside dining destination in true Italian style.

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Be the captain of your own adventure

Boat hire options abound along the Noosa River Foreshore. Hire a boat or SUP and cruise the Noosa River system at your leisure.

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Party in style on the M.V. Catalina

Spend a chic afternoon sipping curated cocktails and partying with the beautiful people on the Noosa River. Watch the sun set over the silent, milky waters of Lake Cootharaba at dusk and experience one of Noosa’s great pleasures.

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Glide through the Noosa Everglades

Spend a magical day in the wilderness, exploring the untouched waterways of one of only two everglades systems in the world, by boat or kayak, within easy reach of Noosa. Set forth from Boreen or Elanda Point.

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Take a dreamy sunset cruise

Romance is alive and well in Noosa, or it will be, when you take your loved one cruising at sunset on a vintage hand-crafted wooden speedboat, with Noosa Dreamboats.

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