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Maroochydore is the main commercial centre for the Sunshine Coast and is home to the Sunshine Plaza shopping centre. The river is ideal for boating and fishing and the ocean good for surfing.


Maroochydore is just north of Mooloolaba and is at the centre of the Sunshine Coast. Maroochydore is the main business centre for the Sunshine Coast and has the main shopping centre, the Sunshine Plaza.

Cotton Tree Esplanade is on the Maroochy River and has safe beaches for children. On the seafront at Cotton Tree are open beaches and a number of caravan parks, motels and apartments. Further down the river on Bradman Avenue boats can be hired and the area is popular for sailing, boating, fishing and jet skiing.

Close to Maroochydore are Buderim Forest Park and Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary at Bli Bli. To the north of the Maroochy River is the resort area of Twin Waters and surf beaches. Noosa is about 30 minutes drive north.

Maroochydore accommodation is found on the seafront and along Bradman Avenue which faces the Maroochy River. Maroochydore has plenty of restaurants and cafes in and around the town to suit all budgets.

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