It’s little wonder that Noosa is such an alluring holiday destination. There is so much to do (or not do) with Noosa’s vast options of natural attractions and activities for the adults and kids. Not only are there the beaches, waterways and parks, but as always this summer, Noosa has an exciting range of activities to keep the kids entertained.
For more sedate pursuits, how about Shell & Driftwood Art Classes at Très Noosa. Make your own shell and driftwood art piece at Très Noosa – the shop with the sand on the floor. Costs $25 (all inclusive). Kids and adults welcome. Call to book 0422 927 700, www.shellsbypauline.com
When Saturdays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays. Where Très Noosa, Shop 7, Arcadia Street, Noosa Junction.
For some dramatic action there's 2014 seasons Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. This is great holiday entertainment for the children with Noosa Arts Theatre’s pantomime Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, a heartwarming traditional production with a terrific story, funny lines, comedy routines and plenty of villains to boo at. All tickets $12. Book by phone, online or at the theatre, Tuesday to Saturday, 9am - noon. Tickets also on sale at the door. 07 5449 9343 www.noosaartstheatre.org.au
When Saturdays 4, 11, 18 January at 11am and 2pm; Sundays 5, 12, 19 January at 1pm and 4pm. Where Noosa Art Theatre, Weyba Road, Noosaville.
For something louder, Brett Campbell and his band Wokajoowok present their exciting new show, Wokajoowok Live Music Concert. Full of interactive fun and live music, Wokajoowok take their audience on a journey through song and dance, introducing the audience to a wide palette of instruments such as keyboards, bass, guitar, mandolin, banjo, piano accordion, percussion, harmonica and kazoo. Learn how everyone can sing and dance, and dance faster than you’ve ever danced before. Throw in a bit of singing, whistling and making loud noises and you’re in for avery fun Wokajoowok experience. All tickets $12. 07 5455 4455 www.thej.com.au
When Tuesday 21 January 2014. Where The J Theatre, 60 Noosa Drive, Noosa Junction.
Sail into Summer - Holiday Sailing Program at the Noosa Yacht & Rowing Club, Gympie Tce, Noosaville. 07 5440 7407 www.nyrc.com.au
Kids aged 7-18 years can learn to sail with the Youth FunSail Holiday Program. Everyone welcome, no sailing experience necessary. Sail under instruction with qualified Yachting Australia instructors and assistant instructors on the Noosa River to Noosa Woods. Cost $65 per day, lunch and snack included.
Youth FunSail: 6-17 January 2014, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 10am-4pm
Kids aged 6-12 years can join Yachting Australia Tackers program, a fun, game-based course on the Noosa River in a friendly, safe environment. No experience required. Kids learn how to operate a small boat (OziOpti dinghy) in pairs or singles.
Level 1 Tackers: 6-10 January, 9am-1pm Level 1 builds confidence and skills on the water, includes t-shirt, cap, water bottle.Level 2 Tackers: 13-17 January, 9am-1pm Level 2 develops skills further and includes t-shirt and dry bag. $330 for whole week, with certificate presentation and sausage sizzle.
For some expert tennis tuition for beginners to intermediate. The Tennis Holiday Camps at Noosa Springs Golf Resort & Spa will bring your child up to speed. www.noosasprings.com.au
To book, phone 0414 494 645 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
5-12yrs are from 6-10 January, 13-17 January and 20-24 January, 9am-noon, $140 weekly or $35 daily.
How about Junior Golf Camps for Kids - for beginners through to seasoned junior golfers wanting to improve all parts of their game at Noosa Springs Golf Resort & Spa, Noosa Springs Drive. www.noosasprings.com.au 8-14yrs from 30 December - 3 January, 6-10 January,13-17 January and 20-24 January
Shortees $20 per child per day or $80 per week.
To book, phone 0477 183 654 or email email@example.com
Kids Play Golf for Free at Noosa Springs Golf Resort & Spa, Noosa Springs Drive, Noosa Springs, www.noosasprings.com.au call 07 5440 3333
During school holidays kids under 17yrs play golf for free all day at Noosa Springs Golf Resort & Spa, when accompanied by a paying adult. There are also free guided golf cart tours every day for kids – spot a koala or kangaroo on a supervisedgolf cart adventure.
◊For spacious and family friendly holiday accommodation book with Hastings Beach Houses and let us help you plan your family entertainment at our friendly help desk.