Away from the bustling tourist town of Noosa Heads, about five or 10 minutes drive south, is the suburb of Sunshine Beach. Once known as Golden Beach, Sunshine is popular with local surfers. Swimmers can also enjoy the safety of swimming between the flags.
- Bicentennial Community Centre – Venue for concerts, seminars, receptions and more. Bicentennial Dr (off Ben Lexcen Dr), Sunshine Beach.
- Noosa Aquatic Centre – Or the ‘Nac.' An Olympic size pool and a children's paddle pool. 6 Girraween Crt, Sunshine Beach.
- Sunshine Beach Surf Life Saving Club – On the Cnr Duke St and Belmore Tce, Sunshine Beach.