Noosa National Park
Noosa National Park encompasses an area of more than 4,000 hectares, including sections surrounding Lake Weyba, Peregian and Coolum. Noosa National Park is extremely important for nature conservation and is home to several rare and threatened species. Noosa National Park is loved by locals and tourists alike.
One of Australia’s favourite National parks and it is one of the easiest to access by foot from local areas.Explore kilometres of walking tracks of all grades from wheelchair accessible easy walking to medium level sandy tracks. No trip to Noosa is complete without a trip to Noosa National Park for a day.
A range of different vegetation stimulates the senses, from rain forest through to areas of coastal bush with iconic Pandanus and Banksia.
An easy introduction to Noosa National Park would be to take a stroll along the boardwalk from the end of Noosa Main Beach. This will take you past Little Cove, a favorite beach for the locals an on towards the park main entrance. Visit the information hut for information on recent sightings and to stock up on water if you need it (essential!).
Follow the coastal path stopping at the “Boiling Pot” a short distance into the park. There are great views here back towards Noosa and to the right the first beach in the park Tea Tree Bay. Proceed along the coastal track to Tea Tree Bay and do a bit of Koala spotting in the trees behind the beach. There are public facilities at the far end of this bay, the only facilities in the park.
From here the coastal track will take you on towards Dolphin Point and the end of the sealed track. The track is suitable for prams and wheelchairs up until this point.
Noosa National Park Koalas Noosa National Park has a small active population of Koalas which can often be seen close to popular pathways and near the park entrance. A good tip is to check with the parks information hut near the park entrance as they have a chalkboard...read more
Click here to download a walking trails map....read more
Hells Gates is located on the coastal track and is a 5.2k round trip from the park entrance. Allow 2 to 3 hours 1km to Dolphin Point 1.7km from Dolphin Point to Hell’s Gates 2.7km from Hell’s Gates to northern Sunshine Beach Pied Cormorants can be seen wings...read more
Looking out from the headland at the southern end of Alexandria Bay there are excellent views of the coastline to Coolum and beyond. The rocky outcrop is known as the devils kitchen which can have spectacular waves breaking in rough weather. From this headland you may...read more
Due to the Tea Tree Bays proximity to Hastings Street it is very popular with the many visitors to Noosa, just a short stroll through the very beautiful Noosa National Park. As you approach Tea Tree Bay enjoy the filtered vista of ocean views through the paperbark...read more
This beach located in the Noosa National Park on the walking track between the parks entrance and Hells Gates changes between sand and large granite pebbles, depending on storms and tides. At high tide the beach all but disappears, however in recent times due to storm...read more
Take one of the many walking trails through Noosa National Park and spend a day at Alexandria Bay. Take food and plenty of water as the walk is quite long. This beach is unofficially clothes optional. The beach is home to the annual clothes optional Alexandria Beach...read more