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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Noosa Notes

More than a swim in the ocean

More than a swim in the ocean

Sue Mikkelsen

Most of us don’t often get the chance to line up alongside Olympic swimmers and world champions, but that’s just what’s on offer this weekend at the 3rd annual Noosa Summer Swim.

Australia Day in Noosa and beyond

Australia Day in Noosa and beyond

Beach, barbecue, backyard cricket or listening to some of the best songs from the year on the radio – how do you celebrate Australia Day? We’ve got all of those activities – and much more – covered in Noosa and beyond this Tuesday 26 January 2016 … from thong throwing and a talent show to dunny races, burgers, pavlova and crocodiles!

Mountain biking in Noosa

Mountain biking in Noosa

Sue Mikkelsen

Mountain bike trails snake their way up and down hill through Tewantin National Park, just 10km west of Noosa Heads, and it’s a fun – and unexpected – experience that’s so close to the water activity that Noosa is usually known for.

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