Beloved for the long, uninterrupted stretches of golden-sand beaches, and warm, balmy days, Noosa is the ultimate holiday haven for beach lovers and sunseekers. But under the surface, there’s so much more to this laidback holiday destination than sun and sand. Take a dive into the heart of the Noosa region and its surrounds, where unspoilt nature, adventure, and sustainable experiences collide to produce incredible, intrepid travels for discerning visitors.
There are hidden gems and unexpected adventures just waiting to be discovered and explored in Noosa, from the seaside to the rolling hills of the hinterland. Away from the luxurious beachfront stays, you’ll find a world of unique adventures and experiences, from adrenaline-pumping escapades, to slow, eco-conscious outdoor adventures, and incredible journeys that breathe life and vitality into the coastal town.
Get ready to redefine your notion of Noosa and go beyond the tourist trail, break free from the hum of ordinary life, and embrace the extraordinary in one of Australia’s most beloved coastal towns. Let the adventures begin!
Adventure Tribe are pushing boundaries and redefining adventure travel in Noosa, with their unique outdoor experiences that explore the incredible natural assets of the Noosa region. Not your average tour operator – Adventure Tribe unearth extraordinary adventures, across walking, hiking, abseiling, rock climbing, and kayaking. Sunset abseiling down the rugged, rocky cliff face of Mt Tinbeerwah is a truly memorable, bucket-list experience in Noosa, with awe-inspiring sunset views of the hinterland and coastline as your backdrop. For an adrenaline rush, an outdoor rock-climbing adventure will (literally) take you to great heights, with breathtaking views. Creating synergies between adventure travel and conservation is at the heart of Adventure Tribe, and the company supports Noosa’s regenerative tourism initiatives by participating in the local Trees for Tourism program – where tourism dollars contribute to the planting of new tree forests in the Noosa Hinterland. If you want to get beneath the surface of Noosa and experience something truly wondrous, dive into a journey with Adventure Tribe, where you can choose your own adventure.
Adventure travel and sustainability blend seamlessly at Kanu Kapers, one of Noosa’s most committed and long-standing sustainable adventure specialists. Unparalleled adventures await just around the upper bends of the Noosa River, where you can embark on an unforgettable wilderness journey to explore the tapestry of waterways in the Noosa River system, and the incredible hidden gems of the Noosa Everglades. One of only two everglade systems on earth, over 40% of Australian bird species reside in these majestic, tranquil wetlands, where you can kayak among the sea eagles and take in the breathtaking scenery, while becoming part of the greater mission to protect our native wildlife and the pristine beauty of the Noosa Everglades. Kanu Kapers offer a range of eco-friendly tours that cater to all ages and abilities, including guided and self-guided adventures, and unique overnight trips where you can escape for a night under a blanket of stars.
Just north of the Noosa region, lays the world’s largest sand island, and a true natural wonder of the world – K’gari (Fraser Island). Bucket-list worthy in every way, the incredible natural beauty of K’gari needs to be seen to be believed, and while a 4WD and permits are necessary to explore the island, it’s within easy reach of everyone from your travel base in Noosa. Fraser Island Adventure Tours offer award-winning explorations of the island, specialising in immersive day tours that show you some of the best-hidden gems of K’gari – from the crystal-clear turquoise waters of Lake McKenzie to the towering Kauri Pine forests of the inland tracks, and the flowing fresh waters of Eli Creek. As stewards of the World-Heritage listed natural wonder, the emphasis is on environmentally sensitive adventures, and tours that delve into the best of the Great Sandy region, while respecting and preserving its precious eco-systems, abundant wildlife, and natural beauty. More than just an adventure – Fraser Island Adventure Tours’ immersive experiences share a deep appreciation of the natural environment, and a profound love of the sheer beauty and tranquility of K’gari– while championing sustainable travel and responsible exploration.
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