Airport Transfers

Let Portobello by the Sea help you with your Airport Transfers. Click here to book now on Sunair Bus Transfers from Brisbane Airport or Sunshine Coast Maroochydore Airport Door to Door Service.

If you would like Car Hire, then please call us as we work with a few local companies and can help you get the best deal. Phone us on +61 7 5491 9038

Caloundra Cruises

Daily smooth water adventures in the largest Marine Park on the Sunshine Coast with
Caloundra's favourite cruise operator.

  • Experience superb vistas across Bribie Island National Park, pristine sand cays and abundant bird life and discover this waterway's rich sea faring history
  • Admire the luxury canal homes of Pelican Waters - the coast's newest hot spot and home to Greg Norman's famous golf course
  • Choose the "Lunchtime Cruise" option and enjoy seafood on the deck at Pelican Waters or select from our very own "Cruise Boat Menu"
  • Our Eco Explorer Cruise, the ultimate "Eco Experience" includes morning tea and departs every Thursday
  • On Thursday evening, the Sunset Cruise is a great way to start your night
    Functions, Parties and Weddings - sunset on the water with friends, is very special experience

Noosa Ferry Cruise Company

The Noosa Ferry Cruise Company operates a daily ferry cruise service between the historic riverside town of Tewantin and Noosa Heads Cruise along the beautiful waterways past Noosaville (with great views across to Noosa's north shore) and Noosa Sound into the heart of Noosa Heads with it's famous beaches, shopping, eateries and national park. With departures all day, every day from six different points along the route you can join us at a place and time to suit your itinerary. Our great value '3 Day Pass' and Week Pass lets you enjoy all that Noosa has to offer at your leisure. Go to the beach, shop, walk, take the kids for a swim, stop for lunch, spot a sea eagle, see Queensland's most expensive island homes or just sit back and enjoy the ride- then BYO and take in the sunset ferry to dinner. You can do it all on our beautiful riverboats.

Australia Zoo

There is no other zoo like Australia Zoo!
We pack in stacks of wildlife action every day and move at a great rate of knots to bring you the most action-packed LIVE shows and exciting encounters with our amazing animals. Take a look at our show times to get the lowdown on the action in the Crocoseum, check out admission prices and be sure to take on board our handy suggestions to help Plan Your Day!

Queensland air Museum


Sea Life

UnderWater World Sea Life Mooloolaba

Underwater World SEA LIFE Mooloolaba is a multi-award winning aquarium located just north of Brisbane on Queensland`s beautiful Sunshine Coast and is one of the top tourist attractions on the beautiful Sunshine Coast.

With 16 themed zones visitors have the unique opportunity to explore the world of SEA LIFE including the new Jellyfish Kingdom, Seahorse Sanctuary, Tidal Touch Pools, Seal Island, Otter Empire, Freshwater Streams, Pacific Reef, Coastal Wreck, Billabongs, Shark Shipwreck, Coral Cove, Bay of Rays, Turtle Temple, Crawly Creatures and the Conservation Cove – highlighting our initiatives in `Breed, Rescue, Protect`!

Discover thousands of marine and freshwater animals including, Asian small-clawed otters, our family of seals, sawfish and tropical reef fish without getting your feet wet.

Aussie World
Are you looking for thrills and spills? Then you’ve found it all at Aussie World – slap bang in the middle of the Sunshine Coast on the Bruce Highway.
There are rides that will get you soaked! There are rides that will make you green and dizzy! There are simulators and slides, bumps and coasters! And of course there is the Aussie charm of the Ettamogah Pub.
With so many thrilling rides and games we're a FANTASTIC day out for the entire family!

Blue Waters Kayak Tours

Join Blue Water Kayak Tours and enjoy a leisurely guided kayak tour of the Pumicestone Passage and Queensland's Moreton Bay Marine Park from the beautiful Sunshine Coast at Caloundra.

Blue Water Kayak Tours are relaxing, fun and safe for the whole family, ages from 8 - 80. No experience is required, and minimal fitness is necessary.

You will experience abundant bird and marine life up close, magnificent scenery and golden, secluded beaches. After a comfortable paddle to Bribie Island, there is time for a leisurely walk in the Conservation Park or relax on the glorious beaches.

Blue Water Kayak Tours are adjusted according to weather conditions and tides, and safety equipment is provided.

What should you bring? Sunscreen, hat, water bottle, camera, swimmers, towel and footwear.

Caloundra Jet Ski

If you want to see some of the best country in the land, why not have some fun getting there?  We use the latest Yamaha jet skis - so clean they meet the tough Californian emission standards - to satisfy the thrill seeker in you,  and we use the magnificent Pumicestone Passage, Bribie Island, the Glasshouse Mountains and the Moreton Bay Marine Park to appeal to the "nature lover" in all of us.

To kick things off, a qualified marine instructor will teach you all the manouevres, operating and safety procedures. In no time at all you will be powering your own machine along unrestricted, pristine Marine Park waterways; doing all the manouevres you want through twisting & turning channels while all the time passing incredible marine park scenery.

Added Extras at no extra charge

1. We take our waterproof camera to capture all the action so you don't have to risk yours

2. A mount is available for a Go Pro if you want to take your own video. Just ask when you make your booking.

3. Wetsuits available during the winter months if required.


About Our Waco...

The WACO company first started production of its aircraft in the 1920s, founded by renowned barnstormer George "Buck" Weaver.

    Our beautiful Waco Radial Engine Biplane is a current model Super YMF5C, built in 1998 and is affectionally known as "Marilyn".
    Marilyn's heritage stems back to 1930s Grandeur - when many of her predecessors performed in flying circuses or delivered mail.
    Marilyn, the 80th Waco Classic descendant, is meticulously hand-built from aluminium, steel, cloth, timber and leather. 6,5000 man hours from conception to completion. Feminine & sophisticated in looks, she sports a masculine 275hp, 12.5L, 7 cylinder Jacobs radial engine.
    Designed to take two passengers in her front cockpit while piloted from the rear, Marilyn is in high demand flying romantic couples and fun-loving friends all over the Sunshine Coast.

Experience the magic for yourself

Marilyn loves to fly and believes it's all about feeling secure. With massive double wings, super sturdy aerodynamic airframe and strong double seat belts, Marilyn guarantees a safe, smooth and sure-footed flight for all her passengers.

Warbirds Sunshine Coast

About Warbirds Sunshine Coast

Experience the thrill of aerobatic flying in a Russian built military training aircraft... going straight up... straight down…on your side and even inverted!  We conduct our aerobatics over the northern tip of Bribie Island in Queensland with stunning views of Caloundra, Mooloolaba and the iconic Glasshouse Mountains. Your flight in our Russian built Yak 52 will consist of wing overs, loops, barrel rolls and much, much more!

Warbirds Sunshine Coast employs commercial pilots who have extensive experience flying warbird aircraft and conducting aerobatic operations. They are very passionate about this exciting facet of aviation and will fully brief you prior to the flight on all the manoeuvres.

This is “your experience” so we can tailor it for you! Do as much or as little aerobatics as you wish, or fly a scenic joy flight, just tell your pilot.

This is the most exciting and breath taking thing you can do in an aeroplane!  Contact our friendly staff today to book your experience of a lifetime!


Fraser Island Adventure Tours

Fraser Island is the world's largest sand island, 123 km long by 15 km wide.
It was World Heritage Listed in 1992 after a bitter struggle between conservationists, sand mining and logging interests. It is composed almost entirely of vegetation covered sand, with over 40 freshwater lakes and dense rainforest.

Our tours take you into the best areas of this environmentally sensitive region and discover its precious eco-systems, abundant wildlife and natural beauty.

Throughout the day you will touch on and appreciate nature’s magnificent paradox. Seemingly endless golden beaches encompass towering hardwood forests, barren heathland, pristine rainforests, huge creeping sandblow deserts, crystal clear freshwater lakes, gurgling blood red streams,
prehistoric ferns, mosaic coloured sands.

Noosa Charters Offshore Fishing

Noosa Fishing Charters

Join us for a memorable day Offshore Fishing in Noosa. We fish on Noosa Offshore Reefs where many fishing dreams have been filled!

Our local Skipper has over 20 years experience in the Noosa area, and can take you to all of our spots on the Noosa Offshore fishing Reefs to hook up…Noosa fishing Charters have never been this easy!

Fish for Snapper, Pearl Perch, Sweetlip, Cobia, Parrot, Marlin, Mackeral (Spotty & Spanish) and more of the Sunshine Coasts species in our 11.3 metre custom built fishing boat Wild Thing. Wild Thing boasts more room per angler than any other offshore fishing boat in Noosa! Come and see why our clients keep coming back and fishing Noosa aboard Wild Thing and telling us that it is like fishing with their mates! If you are looking to catch the big one in Noosa, look no further than Noosa Charters.

Whale One Pty Ltd.

Whale One Pty Ltd is the premier luxury charter business on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. Just 1 hour North of Brisbane and 1 hour South of Noosa. For amazing  whale watching adventures, relaxing sunset cruises, awesome harbour and canal cruises or that special private function, Whale One is Number One. Our comfortable 20 meter catamaran is licensed for 120 passengers with huge decks and cabin areas for all your function requirements.


100% Guaranteed sightings. See whales or your money will be refunded.

So for the best view of the magnificent Sunshine Coast from the beautiful waters of Mooloolaba, come aboard and join the friendly crew for one of our scheduled trips or perhaps your own special occasion on a private group charter. Check out more details on our “Cruises” pages on our website  (Please also check our website for cruise dates and times)

Whale Watching Cruises                 June to November 
Dolphin Discovery and Lunch Tour   21 February - 31st May 8th November to 31st November 
Sunset Cruises                               June - December 

Bli Bli Water Sports Complex

The Bli Bli Watersports Complex is located on 50 acres of land bordering the Maroochy River and David Low Way and has been operating from this location for 26 years.

Originally built as a Waterski Cable Park the business has grown and evolved over its many years of operation and now, under new ownership and management, continues to service both the tourist and the local market. The addition of new activities and new structures now make the park an attractive and enjoyable place to relax, to exercise and even to compete, for people of ALL ages and ALL ability levels. 

The Bli Watersports Complex is a place the entire family can enjoy

The WAKE PARK offers a fun low cost way to learn and enjoy waterskiing, wakeboarding or kneeboarding from ages 10 up to 70 during normal opening hours. The new KIDS CLUB programme extends the Wake Park experience to the younger ones, ages 6 to 14 and operates during holiday periods and special days.

 The AQUA Park is great for all ages but a particular favourite of the younger ones  and great for group bookings and birthday parties.

 The Barra Fish Farm is the ONLY Barramundi fishing park in SE Qld and home to one of the most sort after sport fishing experiences in the country. Catch yourself a WHOPPER Barramundi!!  

And if all this activity wears you out why not relax on our scenic decks and enjoy a cup of coffee from our café or even a drink from our fully licensed bar. Or you could just wander the lake foreshores as you enjoy your day out!!


Big Kart Track

Big Kart Track

  • Australia's largest commercial track
  • Challenging, fun-filled course
  • Quality go karts
  • Dining facilities available

The Big Kart Track on QLD's Sunshine Coast is the largest commercial go-kart track in Australia. With tracks for kids to cater to the whole family combined with the main attraction - an international standard race track, capable of running 50 go-karts at one time, with 1.2km of track - this venue has got it all. Straights, bends, chicanes, and hair-rising hairpins. Find the rush you desire.

Multiple different length packages are available for the Sunshine Coast's Big Kart Track, ranging from 15 minutes all the way up to an entire hour's worth of go karting fun! With bookings only required if you are looking to bring 12 or more people.

Caloundra Sky Dive

"If you're not living on the edge, you're taking up too much space!"

Congratulations! You've found Sunshine Coast Skydivers - Caloundra, absolutely the right place to make your adrenalin-pumping beach tandem skydive - or buy one for someone else with a tandem skydive gift voucher! Doing your beach tandem skydive right here in beautiful Caloundra on the glorious Sunshine Coast you get awesome scenery, full-on freefall, a serene parachute ride, a soft & sandy beach landing and you can do it from 15,000ft / 70 seconds freefall which is Australia's Highest Tandem Skydive - just unbeatable! Our team absolutely love what we do and look forward to taking you for a tandem skydive, giving you peace of mind knowing you're in great hands for your first or even second skydive.



Silky Surf offers a fun and safe environment for you to enjoy your surfing experience.

Former Australia champion Ben Silk and his team are real surfers teaching real surfing for beginners through to the advanced surfer, schools and corporate groups.
Group Beginners Class: 8:30am weekends and holidays
(class times may vary due to conditions) 

Noosa Jet Ski Hire
Experience the best fun on the water at Noosa with Noosa Jet Ski Hire. Ride the latest model high performance eco-friendly Jet Skis - on the Beautiful Noosa River and on the Ocean. Tours also available and no license is required. Drivers age from 14 on the River and 16 in the Ocean. You can easliy find Noosa Jet Ski Hire at U Drive Hire Boats, 256 Gympie Terrace, Sunshine Coast.
30 minute Jet Ski Hire - Noosa River circuit 
Ride the best jet skis with the Pros at Noosa Jet Ski Hire. 30 minutes on one of our latest model Jet Skis for just $80 per vessel. Perfect for couples, and safe for families, or to just blow out the cobwebs with speed!
30 minute Jet Ski Hire - River circuit AUD$ 80.00
45 minute Ocean thrash 
Not for the faint hearted! Jump the waves at the Noosa Bar and play on the beautiful Laguna Bay, sometimes with dolphins, on our latest model Jet Skis. Open up the throttle and get some Air! A perfect way to see Noosa from the Sea. Cost per jet ski not per person, so perfect for couples or families.
45 min AUD$ 140.00
60 Minute Ocean Tour 
Not for the faint hearted! Jump the waves at the Noosa Bar and play on the beautiful Laguna Bay, sometimes with dolphins, on our latest model Jet Skis. Open up the throttle and get some Air! A perfect way to see Noosa from the Sea. Cost per jet ski not per person, so perfect for couples or families.
60 minutes AUD$ 180.00
90 minute Ocean Tour 
Experience the thrill of Speed on the beautiful Laguna Bay for one and a half hours on our latest model Jet Skis.Perfect for adventure lovers of all ages. Price per vessel.
90 minute Ocean Jet Ski Tour (up to 2 persons) AUD$ 240.00
Dive with Sunreef Scuba Diving

Sunreef Scuba Diving Services is located at Mooloolaba on the Sunshine Coast Queensland, Australia. Servicing from Noosa to Brisbane, Sunreef is a PADI 5 Star Dive Facility that caters to all Scuba divers. Sunreef Scuba Diving Services is the longest established dive shop on the Sunshine Coast.
As one of the biggest and most modern dive centres in South East Queensland, we provide PADI dive training, Dives on the HMAS Brisbane and other exciting dive trips,equipment sales, service and rental, and of course a range of superb dive experiences locally, interstate & Internationally.  

The Sunshine Coast boasts one of the most diverse and beautiful reef and eco systems. You don't have to travel to the Great Barrier Reef to share the wonders.

Click here to view video on HMAS Brisbane

Click here to view more info on the local reefs. 

Dive with safety and comfort knowing you receive professional and personalised service.

Top Shots Adventure Park

A fabulous adventure park for all the family, Top Shots is hours of fun with the Sunshine Coast's best two 18 Hole Mini Golf Courses, Blaster Boats (just like dodgem cars on water with spray guns), Extreme Vertical Trampoline, Indoor Rock Climbing Wall and Video Games Arcade with terrific fast food!