Horse riding, Rainbow Beach, Sunshine Coast, Queensland
By Malcolm Chenu
A 75 minute drive north of Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast is one of Australia's favourite holiday spots. It is home to many upmarket beach villages, most notably the sophisticated holiday town of Noosa Heads, more commonly known as Noosa. The town is an ideal base from which to explore the region, and has superb restaurants as well as premium accommodation, including international hotel chains and boutique stays. Here are nine amazing things to see and do while you're there.