Tewantin

Tewantin is a small village on the Noosa River and is the launching point for the vehicular ferry to Noosa North Shore, the Great Sandy National Park and Fraser Island.



Historic Tewantin was originally a timber town and the river port for the Noosa area. Today Tewantin is the administrative centre for the Noosa region and is home to shops, cafes, a hotel and Noosa Marina.

Things to do

Things to do

Getting There

Tewantin is located about 10 minutes drive from Noosa Heads or take the Noosa Ferry to Noosa Marina and walk along the river to Tewantin.

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Highlights

  • Visit Noosa Marina as you cross the bridge to Tewantin, with riverfront restaurants, cafes and bars; beauty treatments, homewares, gifts, fashion and art
  • Stroll through the Noosa Marina Markets on every Sunday morning with craft, produce, art, live music and more
  • Noosa Regional Gallery hosts travelling exhibitions from around Queensland and Australia
  • Memorial Park overlooks Noosa River and has picnic and barbecue facilities and a children’s playground
  • Tewantin National Park, just a few minutes out of town, is easily accessible and has walking, bike riding and horse riding trails
  • Just 10 minutes out of town, in Tewantin National Park  is Mt Tinbeerwah (265m above sea level), with a sealed track to the lookout, suitable for assisted wheelchair and stroller access. See views across the Noosa hinterland, lakes system and to the ocean
  • Try abseiling down Mt Tinbeerwah with a professional guide

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