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Sunshine Coast Environment

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The Sunshine Coast is an extensive area with many eco systems. The marine environment includes beaches, headlands, estuaries and ocean. The Sunshine Coast hinterland ranges from agricultural land to remnants of tropical rainforest.

The Sunshine Coast has ocean and waterways with mountains and ranges rising above the floodplains. The diversity of ecosystems creates a very beautiful area. This beauty attracts around 3 million visitors a year and increasing numbers of people choosing to reside on the Sunshine Coast. The Sunshine Coast is made up of three shires Caloundra City, Maroochy Shire, and Noosa Shire. The main towns are Caloundra, Maroochydore, Nambour and Noosa.

The Sunshine Coast has beautiful beaches and a diverse main environment with coral reefs and sponge gardens. These habitats are ideal for fisheries. The Sunshine Coast has one of the highest levels of biodiversity in Australia.

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