Author: Ella Reddaway
The Noosa Marina, situated on the beautiful Noosa River, is host to a an eclectic range of boutique clothing and homeware stores, dining options and various boating tours and activities. With so much to choose from, read on for our collated list of the perfect day at the Noosa Marina.
To begin the day, select from a range of chartered boat cruises and hire services. Noosa Cruiser offers a variety of catered tours, including the Champagne Breakfast Cruise. Departing from the Noosa Marina at 10am, it takes visitors on a scenic tour of the Noosa River, accompanied by a delicious full-cooked breakfast and a glass of champagne, and returns to the Marina by 11:30am.
Alternatively, the Noosa Marina is also the departure point for various marine tours, sunset cruises, catered tours, and boat hire services through Noosa Bespoke Charters, MV Noosa Queen, Noosa Wave, Noosa Oceanrider and Ready 2 Go Boat Hire.
With a delightful morning champagne cruise ticked off your list, settle into a morning of discovery and explore the boutique retail precinct of the Noosa Marina. Browse the wares at Noosa Stylz, Harbourside Hats, Birkis Footwear, The White House, Beautik and The Collection. While wellness offerings like Downward Dog Hot Yoga, Hussh Hair Boutique and NuYou Day Spa will help you get your chill on for the rest of the day.
Following a spot of retail therapy, take your pick from a selection of restaurants and cafes, including Harbour Wine Bar, Noosa Italian Restaurant & Pizza, Noosa Amore Gelato, Noosa Harbour Fish Market, Pier 11 and Lucio's Marina. With an extensive menu and expansive river view, Pier 11 is perfect for a spot of lunch for guests of the Noosa Marina.
Finally, what better way is there to end a jam-packed day in Noosa than with gelato? Noosa Amore Gelato offers authentic Italian gelato accompanied by various artisan desserts, chocolates, pastries, yogurts and gelato cakes. Spend the remainder of the day sitting on a bench and taking in the breath-taking Noosa sunset while enjoying one of these many delicious treats.
Then, top off the perfect day in Noosa by returning to accommodation in Noosaville, the Noosa Sound or Hastings Street via the Noosa Ferry, departing conveniently from the Noosa Marina. The iconic Noosa Ferry has been running around the Noosa River for many years and is well known by locals and visitors alike. The ferry runs at various times during the day, the final trip departing from the Noosa Marina at 5:15 pm and arriving at Hastings Street at 5:50 pm.
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