Considered to be one of the young and trendy towns on the Sunshine Coast, Mooloolaba has something to offer everyone. Enjoy swimming, surfing, scuba diving, snorkeling, and even diving with sharks in this lovely beach town.
Mooloolaba is also a great places for nature lovers. Visit Kondalilla National Park to take in swimming holes, waterfalls, and great walking trails just outside of the city. Underwater World is one of the top aquariums in Australia, and with the ocean as your background, see sharks, crocodiles, hundreds of fish, turtles, and seals.
If you're feeling adventurous, Mooloolaba is also home to Sunshine Coast Skydivers. Get one of the most breathtaking views of the coast from up in the air. For a more relaxed view of the coast, hire a boat out of the Mooloolaba Wharf.
The closest airport to Mooloolaba is the Sunshine Coast Airport in Maroochydore (about 12km or 8mi away), which is served by local flights. For international flights, the closest is the Brisbane Airport (about 100km or 60mi away).
If you're interested in traveling by train, there are daily trains to and from Brisbane and Nambour. There is also a shuttle bus, operated by the Sunbus company, between Mooloolaba and Maroochydore.