Adventurous Things to do on the Sunshine Coast
For all you adventurous souls – don’t think your holiday at Coolum is going to be all rest and relaxation – because we have some awesome escapades that will get your heart pumping and your adrenaline racing.
Big Kart Racing – This is go kart racing on speed. It has it all – the straights, the bends and mind-blowing hairpins on an international 1.2Km standard race track taking up to 50 karts at a time. Tell your friends about your adventures on Australia’s largest commercial race track. And for the little kids – there is a 50 metre track with 4 stroke/260cc/7-horse power karts. Located at 2310 Steve Irwin Way, Landsborough – just 40 mins south from Coolum Beach.
Sky Diving – Take in the Sunshine Coast from a unique perspective! Make the leap into Sky Diving and enjoy the views and the adrenaline rush!
Quad Bike Tours – Big kids love Quad bikes. Explore the great Woondum National Park in the Sunshine Coast’s hinterland - with your friends or join a group. No experience necessary as full training will be given, but you do need a drivers licence.
Horse Riding in the Mary Valley – This is real horse riding through lush farmland and our beautiful rainforests. Stop off at breathtaking mountain lookouts and take in the spectacular views. Half day or full day tours are available and both experienced and beginner riders will not be disappointed. You can even do a 2 to 5 day camp out tour. Located at 84 Amamoor Creek Road, Amamoor – just an hour north-west of your Coolum accommodation.
Aerobatics Flight – This is the ultimate in extreme adventures. Climb aboard a high performance aerobatic stunt plane for an adrenaline busting and stomach churning thrilling experience. You can even have your flight recorded to capture every exciting moment. Located at the Sunshine Coast Aero Club at Marcoola, just 12Km south from Coolum at the Beach.
Harley-Davidson Tours – How can you top this? Your very own chauffeured tour of the Sunshine Coast on an awesome Harley. Spend just a few hours or a whole day cruising from Noosa to Caloundra. Jackets and helmets are provided and they ride 7 days a week. Based near Noosa heads they will pick you up from your Coolum accommodation.
Perhaps Jet Boating, Abseiling, Paintball, Jet Skiing or swimming with Humpback Whales is more your speed? Visit our tours and attractions booking page for more inspiration on awesome and extreme adventure activities on the Sunshine Coast and to book your spot!