Tewantin big tree in park

Follow the Noosa River a few minutes on from Noosaville to Tewantin, one of the Noosa area’s earliest settled towns. Catch the Noosa Ferry to Noosa Marina with its riverfront shops and restaurants or take a short walk to the main village.

Just up the road, Tewantin National Park has some of the Sunshine Coast’s best mountain bike trails, and the Mt Tinbeerwah lookout which is easy to access, has stunning coastal and hinterland views.

Why we love it here

Take a short riverside stroll to Tewantin village, stopping in at Noosa Regional Gallery which hosts local and touring exhibitions.

The vehicular ferry to Noosa North Shore, the Great Sandy National Park and K'gari - Fraser Island leaves from Tewantin, at the end of Moorindil Street.

What’s on the menu

Fresh bakery goods and great espresso will entice you in Tewantin. Noosa Marina's eateries also serve up everything from fresh fish 'n’ chips to local seafood, great coffee, modern Australian cuisine and ice-cream!

The shopping list

Homewares, galleries, spas, cafes and florists tempt in Tewantin.

Noosa Marina, right on the waterfront, has some wonderful boutiques and homewares stores, and hosts craft and produce markets each Sunday from 8am - 2pm.

Makepeace Island aerial photobohemian

A little known fact

Makepeace Island, a luxury 25-acre heart-shaped island, is just upstream from Tewantin - and you can stay there!

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This friendly and historic village is surrounded by National Park and river life - perfect for outdoor fun.

This is Tewantin