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Maroochydore Surf Club is one of the most respected surf clubs in the World. Home to countless State, Australian and World Champion athletes, Maroochydore is affectionaltley known as ‘Home of the World Champions”. The club itself was completely refurbished in 2002 and more recently in 2009 opened its member’s only gymnasium.
Maroochydore Rugby Union
Maroochydore Rugby Union club was founded in 1975 and is one of the coasts oldest and established clubs catering for all ages’ right through to seniors and the very vocal ‘thirsty lions’ over 35’s. With their home fields in central cotton tree, it’s a great venue to watch some Saturday afternoon Rugby.
If you’re interested in playing or at least watching a game, contact the club president President – Michael Guildford 0416 247 831.
Suncoast Fitness Centre
Wises Road, Maroochydore
T: 5443 1870
Suncoast Fitness has been established on the coast since 1994, considered one of the largest and most progressive health clubs on the coast, members of Suncoast fitness train in state of the art facilities with the highest level of guidance from qualified fitness professionals
Shop 16A Sunshine Homemaker Centre 100 Maroochydore Rd,
T: 5479 0744
Exclusively to Women, Fernwood offers that additional level of service like no other. Offering the full selection of fitness classes, yoga, nutrition advice, childcare, sauna and spa, cellulite treatment, and massage, Fernwood will certainly meet your expectations.
For all enquires contact: Sunshine Coast Netball Association
5 Fishermans Rd, Kuluin
T: 5451 0416
Cricket – The Maroochydore Cricket Club
Contact Secretary – Mike Burke (07) 5453 7967 or 0417 677 771
Cotton Tree Aquatic Centre
The Esplanade, Maroochydore
T: 5443 5601
Situated on the Maroochydore River next to the caravan park, the heated pools at Cotton Tree Aquatic Centre are the perfect place for relaxing, increasing your fitness levels or just having fun with the family.
Facilities include, 50m heated outdoor pool, 25m heated enclosed pool, Toddler pools and fountains/play area, heated hydrotherapy pool, Learn to swim program, squad programs and Aqua Aerobics classes
Maroochydore Primary School
56-68 Primary School Ct, Maroochydore
T: 5475 1555
Established in 1923, Maroochydore State School is one of the coasts most historic Primary Schools. With a population of approximately 270 students in Prep to Year 7 and with 30 early year students enrolled in an Early Childhood Developmental Program that caters for students with multiple disabilities. The school is located within close proximity the Maroochydore CBD as well as local residential communities in the centre of the Sunshine Coast.
Maroochydore State High
160 Maroochydore Road, Maroochydore
T: 5409 7333
Maroochydore State High School is one of the largest and most established (Co-Ed) Secondary State Schools on the Sunshine Coast, with close to 1400 enrolments from years 8-12. Establishment in 1964, the school has seen many graduates become sunshine coast locals- engaged in our local community.
Stella Maris Catholic Primary School
McKenzie Dr, Maroochydore
T: 5409 8900
Set in the idealic Rainforest Grounds of Maroochydore,Stella Maris is a highly regarded Catholic Co-educational Primary School. Administered by the local parish and the catholic Education Centre, Stella Maris has quickly risen to be one of the coasts most respected primary school education facilities.
Kuluin Primary School
Tallow Wood Drive, Kuluin
Kuluin State Primary School is one of the smaller more intimate primary schools on the sunshine coast. Located within good proximity to the Maroochydore CBD, the school is located within the residential suburb suitably named Kuluin. Although small in stature, parents of Kuluin Primary School constantly rate the education and support their child receives as above the state average in surveys conducted by the Queensland Department of Education and Training.
126-142 Wises Road, Buderim
T: 5477 3444
Immanuel Lutheran College is a K-12 co-educational school located on an idyllic campus on the ’surf side’ of Buderim, in the centre of the Sunshine Coast of Queensland, Australia. Founded in 1979, Immanuel is the longest established independent school on the Sunshine Coast. With exceptional facilities in the area of Sports, Arts and Information Technology, Immanuel made its early mark on the sporting field with its significant contribution and dominance of Rugby on the coast with many student moving on to represent QLD and Australia in the late 1990’s and early 200’s. Since these days, Immanuel has strengthened its position across all disciplines and offers an education with lasting value.
Chancellor State College
Scholars Drive, Sippy Downs
Primary Campus T: 07 5453 3111
Secondary Campus T: 07 5453 3222
Chancellor State College is a co-educational school situated in the suburb of Sippy Downs on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland. Located approximately one hour’s drive north of Brisbane. Neighbouring areas include Buderim, Caloundra, Mooloolaba and Maroochydore. We form part of an educational precinct that includes the University of the Sunshine Coast, Siena Catholic College, Matthew Flinders College and The Harmony Montessori School. Chancellor State College acknowledges the original people on whose land we work, travel and live; and we pay our respects to the traditional custodians, the Gubbi Gubbi people.
Sunshine Coast Grammar School
372 Mons Rd, Forest Glen
T: 07 5445 4444
Set in a beautiful 90 acre learning environment with its own lakes and rainforest, Sunshine Coast Grammar School is as distinctive as the manner in which they inspire and educate children. Sunshine Coast Grammar is an independent, co-educational, Christian based school for children from Prep to Year Twelve. Established in 1997, the school is committed to excellence and offers an outstanding comprehensive education, based on individual care and attention.
Matthew Flinders College
Stringybark Road, Buderim
T: (07) 5477 3200
Founded in 1990, Matthew Flinders Anglican College is situated on a 20 hectare site on the southern side of Buderim Mountain and only two kilometres from the centre of Buderim and the Sunshine Coast University, Matthew Flinders Anglican College provides its students with some of the most modern educational facilities in the region. The culture of learning at the College is supported by a cutting-edge 1-1 Learning/Laptop Program from Years 5 to 12. The campus boasts excellent learning spaces and a beautiful forest environment bordering ovals, tennis courts, swimming pool, Sports Centre and Pavilion, gymnasium and cricket wickets. Drama and Music facilities are outstanding, including a world-class Performance Centre.
Sienna Catholic School
60 Sippy Downs Dr, Sippy Downs
T: 07 5476 610
Siena Catholic College is a co-educational Catholic school situated at Sippy Downs on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. Opened in 1997, it caters for students in Years 8-12. It shares its 13ha campus with Siena Primary School, a Prep -Year 7 school. The College aims to educate the whole person: intellectually, physically, emotionally and spiritually. The college badge sums up the ethos that Siena seeks to establish and maintain: prayer, care and learning. Within this context the school community strives to promote and uphold Christian values and to foster and applaud the talents and potential of each student.
Horton Parade, Maroochydore
Everything you will ever need can be found at Sunshine Plaza. With over 220 speciality shops plus some of the country’s biggest brands, you can spend all day browsing the shops, walk along the river walk or catch up with friends over lunch or dinner at one of the many restaurants. Sunshine Plaza is also home to 12 Birch Carol and Coyle Cinemas, Tavern and Paddle boats! A must experience for school holidays.
Ocean Street, Maroochydore
Home to Woolworths and a number of other specialty shops, The Big Top Shopping centre is within the centre of the Maroochydore CBD. The Big Top offers a quick alternative to ‘dropping in’ and picking up a ‘few things’, due to proximity to the CBD and ease of access.
100 Maroochydore Road, Maroochydore
Sunshine Homemaker Centre is a one-stop shopping centre for your home. Located in the centre of Maroochydore, you’ll find everything from furniture and white goods to home furnishing and Manchester. It features some of Australia’s biggest brands such as Bunning’s as well as a number of boutique retailers and specialty shops.