Things to do in Sunshine Coast with kids

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Maroochydore
From rock-climbing to mini-golf, or for water lovers the blaster boats; you're sure to have a memorable day here with the whole family.
Mooloolaba
Comprehensive modern aquarium with touch tank for kids and features including Weird and Wonderful, Seal Island, Otter Empire, Sharks Alive and Crawly Creatures.
Bli Bli
Completely unique in form and execution in the southern hemisphere, it offers an award winning journey into history through its displays and architecture, which is both educational and entertaining.
Bellingham Maze
(8 KMs)
Tanawha
Kids can have a blast enjoying this fun large star shaped hedge maze! Plus a tyre maze, rope maze, mini puzzle mazes, electric car rides for kids up to 10 years old, walk through aviary...Outdoor activity for all ages!
Warana
Bruise-less laser combat game made more atmospheric with fluorescents and black-lights, minimum age 6.
Birtinya
Mega slides, kids' rides and climbing equipment plus ball blaster, ride on trains, dodgems and heaps more!
Woombye
Comprising the Big Pineapple Express train ride, White Ridge animal farm and Rainforest Walk as well as the iconic landmark itself. Suitable for all ages.
Aussie World
(11 KMs)
Palmview
An true blue Aussie themed amusement park tailored for the whole family! Located between Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast, there are thrill rides, classic rides, little kid rides shopping!
Caloundra Cruise
(14 KMs)
Little Mountain
Offering family suitable 90 minute scenic cruises, plus a lunchtime version and their award winning Eco Explorer cruise.
Little Mountain
Large structure with loads of features, fenced toddler area with soft slide and ball pit, play stations, dvd movies and two party rooms.
Sunshine Coast
With leisurely shopping and special treats, entertaining tours, rides, shows and fabulous food, The Ginger Factory is the authentic taste of Queensland.
Big Kart Track
(19 KMs)
Landsborough
Racing fun for the family on this international standard 1.2km race track, featuring fully supervised Kids' Track with double seaters to take passengers from age 3.
Kidzown
(23 KMs)
Sunshine Coast
Multi level adventure play structure, classic and modern adventure play equipment great for physical, role and imagination play.
Australia Zoo
(24 KMs)
Beerwah
Home of the Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin, families can cuddle a koala, hand-feed an Asian Elephant, walk alongside a Bengal Tiger, take a Tasmanian Devil for a stroll, wrap a snake on your shoulders or watch a massive Saltwater Crocodile launch a str...
Noosaville
Climbing tuition and experiences from age 6, over 13 to belay. Bouldering and all height climbing routes available. The centre also offers a vast selection of sporting opportunities and activities including a children's gymnastics room.
Tewantin
daily ferry cruise service between the historic riverside town of Tewantin and along the beautiful waterways past Noosaville. You can stop for a swim, stop for lunch, spot a sea eagle, sight see or just sit back and enjoy the ride.
Alma Park Zoo
(64 KMs)
Brisbane
Offers 100 species comprising over 200 animals, many of which are exotic as well as the indiginous, with plenty of hands on opportunities making it ideal for families.
Brisbane
Offers an outdoor arena for laser tag, the bruise-less, mess-less combat game played with infra red equipment; plus paint-balling for teenagers and older.
Lawnton
Welcome to Laserzone, Brisbane's best Laser Tag venue. Step in to a futuristic multi-level arena filled with fog, effect lighting and a real life computer game atmosphere. Team up with strangers, friends or family to tag your opponents and take out t...
Brisbane
Mega slides, kids' rides and climbing equipment plus ball blaster, ride on trains, dodgems and heaps more!
Boondall
Public open skate sessions are regularly available, with some speciality sessions set aside and lessons available in several skate types.
Ramp Attack
(80 KMs)
Brisbane
A supportive play space for over 6s to use skateboards, bmx, inliners and scooters with a large variety of multi use obstacles which can challenge and develop all levels of ability.
Tiddlywinks
(82 KMs)
Nundah
Castle themed play area, Home Corner with kitchen, book corner, rocking horses, dressing up clothes, dolls with prams, cot and highchair, and plenty of cars and bikes. Plus large 3 level adventure play structure, 3 lane speed slides, Canons and Ball...
Everton Park
Mega slides, kids' rides and climbing equipment plus ball blaster, ride on trains, dodgems and heaps more!
Herston
18 family friendly holes with rocky landscaping offering great views. Features include sand and water traps, swinging poles and rather unusually punching bags for those moments of frustration!
Fortitude Valley
Welcomes beginners of all ages for bouldering and climbing, with friendly one on one safety demo included in your admission.
Brisbane
The indiginous art tends toward vibrancy and bold colours making it emminently suitable for children. A changing selection of appealing local art in pleasing surroundings.
Brisbane
Contains several galleries ideal for families with touch tables, interactive experiments and dino dancing as well as significant cultural collections.
Indooroopilly
While you enjoy a relaxing coffee, your kids will have a great time in 'KIDS' SPACE' enjoying all the fun play equipment, sand pit, craft activities, dress ups and much more with fun supervising staff.

 Their indoor and outdoor space will ensure...
?Indooroopilly
This cinema offers the usual modern comforts and programming, but is especially welcoming of children, in particular during their babies' sessions which are also great for young children.
Fig Tree Pocket
Holds the Guinness World Record for the first and largest koala sanctuary in the World!
Eight Mile Plains
Award-Winning caravan park also offering cabins and camping, with two swimming lagoon, waterfall, playgrounds and sports court.
Rowdy Rascals
(101 KMs)
Brisbane
State of the art kids' adventure play with ith ballpits, slides, climbing frames, jumping castles, ride on cars, swings and more.
Funkee Monkees
(101 KMs)
Coopers Plains
They have 3 age-specific play zones between them boasting huge multi level adventure playframes which feature all the classic fun features on expects from moden softplay from balls and slides to tunnels and bridges while they race and chase to the t...
Brisbane
Give kids over 10 years old their first time on flight deck and let them soar a modern jet aircraft over some spectacular sights in this flight simulator experience!
Acacia Ridge
Public open skate sessions are regularly available, with some speciality sessions set aside and lessons available in several skate types.
North Ipswich
Permanent interactive exhibitions on rail and a varying range of temporary exhibitions and events well suited to families.
Wriggle It
(111 KMs)
Kingston
Equipment includes zippy flying fox, 4 giant slides, rope bridge, ball pit, jumping castle, arcade, cars, and plenty more! Great under 4s area and a very clean experience.
Shailer Park
Welcomes beginners of all ages for bouldering and climbing, with friendly one on one safety demo included in your admission.
Browns Plains
features a 3-storey themed play structure maze, Lasertag, Lasertronics, Balltronix, 9-hole blacklight mini-golf and a dedicated toddler play zone with age specific entertainment.
Brisbane
Families and kids can enjoy a day of fast fun and excitement in the Go Zone! Spend the day riding amusement rides and karting on the realistic Indy Circuit, for kids as young as 5!
Swanbank
Turn back the clock and ride their Vintage Train in one of the Heritage Coaches between Swanbank Station and Bundamba Racecourse Station.
Beenleigh PCYC
(117 KMs)
Beenleigh
Climbing tuition and experiences for all ages, over 13 to belay. Bouldering and all height climbing routes available.
Brisbane
Mega slides, kids' rides and climbing equipment plus ball blaster, ride on trains, dodgems and heaps more!
Ozball
(132 KMs)
Pimpama
A bouncy, hair raising adventure with or without water for adults and children over 6.
Coomera
Epic theme park fun for the whole family with the tallest and fastest thrill rides, to live interactive shows and unique animal attractions! It's a dream!
White Water World
(137 KMs)
Coomera
From the most extreme waterslides on the planet to family friendly attractions, White Water World uses cutting edge technology to deliver aquatic thrills for all ages!
Thunderbird Park
(138 KMs)
Tamborine Mountain
Outdoor active family entertainment includes laser skirmish, trail rides, bush walking, outdoor swimming, fossicking, mini golf, high ropes, obstacle course and puzzles.
Helensvale
3 level main play structure featuring two-lane racing Super Slide, a triple level spiral slide, flying fox, various mangle squeezes, crawl tubes, a pot hole run and separate car-track with ride-on toys. Plus baby zone, toddler area and great security...
Tamborine
A new eco-adventure exploring the beautiful rainforest canopies and habitat in a different and thrilling way soaring 30 meters over the creek below!

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Fun places to visit in Sunshine Coast with kids

Queensland is the kind of fun place that both adults and kids will enjoy – your only problem, is going to be finding the time to fit all the great places to visit in! Because many of Queensland's must-see attractions offer kid-friendly activities and exhibits, you won't have to miss out on any of the state's diverse culture and history. As you explore the multitude of fun things to do in Queensland with kids, you'll definitely create memories that will last and last - and you can watch them back on video for years to come if you’ve got a shocking memory like me!

There are so many fun things to do with kids in Queensland - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), historical places of interest, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a look above, lots of the best places to go with children in QLD