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SUNSHINE COAST IN WINTER

12 THINGS TO DO ON THE SUNSHINE COAST 1.

Go fishing on the Maroochy River. Either hire a boat or fish off the bank.

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Walk through the sculpture garden at the Maroochy Bushland Botanic Gardens.

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Visit the Big Pineapple, which includes Wildlife HQ and the newly opened TreeTop Challenge.

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Take a factory tour and tractor ride at Maleny Dairies.

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Visit the Queensland Air Museum.

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Have a picnic at Point Cartwright.

10. For those with older kids, climb up Mt Ngungun, or, for younger kids, Mt Coolum.

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 o to the Eumundi Markets — on every G Wednesday and Saturday and featuring hundreds of stalls showcasing local artisans and producers.

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Go gem fossicking at Opals Down Under. While you are there, you could also visit Aussie World which is right next door.

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Take a bushwalk through the Noosa National Park.

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Maroochy Gardens

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11. B  ook some lanes at the Broken Arrow indoor archery range at Nambour. 12. H  ead up to Happy Valley at Caloundra, grab a coffee and watch the kids play in the massive seaside playground. Finish off with a walk along the coastal boardwalk and some fish and chips before you head home.

Happy Valley Playground

Maleny Dairies Tractor Ride

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Brisbane Kids Magazine | Winter 2019