When you're ready, zip up your flight suit and board the plane for the quick ascent to 15, feet 4, m over the colored sands of Rainbow Beach and Fraser Island. Make one final safety check, wait for the signal from your jump instructor, and then step to the edge of the plane's open door to leap into the void. Experience the best of Noosa and the Sunshine Coast on this full-day tour from Brisbane. Shop till you drop at the popular Eumundi Market and Hastings Street, enjoy a scenic ferry ride on the Noosa River, and marvel at breathtaking views of the Glass House Mountains.
Make your way to Hotel Jen and get acquainted with your friendly guide. Head north to Noosa and wonder at the lush scenery along your ride. Upon arrival, start your tour at Eumundi Market. Have time to stroll through this bustling market and find everything from artwork and handmade gifts to jewelry and local delicacies. Then explore Noosaville and Noosa Heads, including the famous Hastings Street, with its exclusive fashion boutiques and cosmopolitan restaurants. Next, board a leisurely cruise on the scenic Noosa River and admire the cityscape.
Later in the afternoon, depart from Noosa for the gorgeous Sunshine Coast Hinterland and stop by the quaint Montville village, famed for its specialty shops and galleries. Complete your day with a guided rainforest walk through Mary Cairncross Park, with its marvelous view of the Glass House Mountains. An ancient volcanic plug gives Glass House Mountains National Park a unique landscape that you can best admire from high above the bush.
Go rock climbing at the top of Mt Ngungun for a chance to see the scenic environment and conquer some of the area's spectacular slopes. Meet your guide at Mount Ngungun, with a a flat-topped foot m peak that forms the setting for your adventure.
Go over the basics of rock climbing with your guide, take a walk up to the summit, choose your path, and start climbing. Throughout your time on the mountainside, you can take on the climb as often as you like within the allotted time. Feel the adrenaline and the sense of accomplishment for yourself as you scale the mountain, and look down at the surrounding scenery from the summit.
Experience the culture, heritage and natural beauty of the Sunshine Coast on this full-day tour. Explore the quaint villages of Montville and Maleny, take in stunning vistas from Dulong Lookout, and marvel at panoramic views of the Glasshouse Mountains from Mary Cairncross Park.
After you're picked up from your hotel, sit back and relax as you journey through the natural beauty of the majestic Sunshine Coast hinterland. Stop by Dulong Lookout and enjoy uninterrupted views over verdant hillsides and sun-drenched valleys from Caloundra to Noosa. Scope out the antiques and gourmet foods for sale at Flaxton Barn, and then continue on to Montville.
This historic township is packed with unique arts and crafts galleries, specialty shops, and clothing boutiques where you can shop for locally made mementos to bring home. Continue your tour in the heritage village of Maleny, famous for its cheese and ice cream. Sample some of the local dairy products or pop into buzzing artisan shops and galleries.
Afterward, stroll through the Mary Cairncross Park and marvel at the panoramic views of the Glasshouse Mountains, 11 craggy peaks that rise abruptly from the surrounding plains. Your tour concludes at The Pub at Aussie World, where you can sit back and enjoy a refreshing beverage on the sunny deck before the return ride to your hotel. Learn what it takes to surf like a pro and pick up the techniques required to ride the waves during this helpful lesson with excellent instructors. On a board designed with beginners in mind, get your balance in the surf and aim to ride a wave fully standing up in your very first lesson.
There's only 1 way to learn how to surf: Get in the water and give it a go. Zip up your wetsuit, hitch your board under your arm, and wade out into the swell. With your instructor close at hand, you are given the necessary theory required to master the basics. Paddle out and try and couple of waves on your stomach to build your confidence and comfort. Then give standing up a try. Once you experience the thrill of riding a wave on your feet, there's no looking back.
Meanwhile Queensland police have warned anyone caught deliberately lighting fires face life imprisonment after some children lit a blaze at Pimpama on the Gold Coast on Sunday. This fire has been contained and is posing no threat to property at this time. Multiple firefighters will monitor the fire throughout the night. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by.
Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call triple-0 immediately. This fire is contained and is posing no threat to property at this time.
Mount Larcom Road has been reopened for local residents under police direction, and firefighters will remain on scene overnight to monitor the fire. Properties are not under direct threat at this time. Firefighters are working to strengthen containment lines with efforts focused around properties along Rees Road and Eukey Road. Crews will remain on scene overnight.
Residents who have left can now return home, however caution should be used as there may be hazards in the area. People in the area will be affected by smoke, which will reduce visibility and air quality. Call triple-0 immediately if you believe you or your property is under threat. As of 6. The fire has impacted parts of Seeds Road and will impact Tableland Road within the next two hours. The fire could have a significant impact on the community. Residents south of the intersection of Seeds Road and Tableland Road should evacuate south along Tableland Road in the direction of Bundaberg.
This centre is only for people evacuating north of Seeds Road and Tableland Road intersection.
Fire crews are working to contain the fire but firefighters may not be able to protect every property. You should not expect a firefighter at your door. Power, water, and mobile phone service may be lost. Call triple-0 immediately if you believe you are under threat. Peregian Beach residents between Emu Mountain Road and north to Peregian Esplanade should evacuate in a northerly direction towards Noosa. Smoke may affect Moffatt Beach and surrounding areas, which will reduce visibility and air quality. As of 6pm a bushfire is burning on Buxton Rd, travelling in a north easterly direction.
Firefighters are working to contain the fire.
This fire broke out earlier today and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters and landholders are working to strengthen containment lines and will continue to monitor the fire overnight. Smoke may affect the area. Residents should close windows and doors and keep respiratory medications close by. As of 5. Residents north of Kamarun Lookout Rd are advised to travel north to Moriarty Park, Canungra, which is a place of refuge. The fire is expected to have a significant impact on the community. Conditions are now very dangerous and firefighters may soon be unable to prevent the fire advancing.
The fire may pose a threat to all lives directly in its path. Fire crews may not be able to protect your property. You should not expect a firefighter at your door: act now. Power, water, and mobile phone service may be lost and road conditions may become very dangerous over the next several hours.
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This fire is burning in containment lines and is posing no threat to property at this time. Smoke may affect nearby areas. If affected residents should close windows and doors and keep respiratory medications close by. As of 3. Crews will continue to consolidate containment lines throughout the entire burn area today. Local residents may see an increase in smoke as a result. The safety of residents and firefighters remains a priority.
As a result an exclusion zone remains in place and is bounded by the following areas:.
Firefighters are currently blackening out and there is no threat to property at this time. Smoke may affect the surrounding areas.
Residents are advised to close windows and doors and keep respiratory medications close by. The fire has been contained and there is no threat to property at this time.
Residents are advised to close windows and doors and keep medication close by if suffering from a respiratory condition. As of 2. Smoke is expected to impact the Rockhampton area over the coming days, so residents should close windows and doors and keep respiratory medications close by. Smoke can decrease visibility on the road so motorists should drive with caution and to conditions.