In the south-eastern coast of the state of Queensland in Australia is the calm and tranquil settlement of Mooloolaba. The place is in close proximity to the border of New South Wales, in a region christened The Sunshine Coast. Mooloolaba, receives plenty of sunshine, as the clouds are rarely ever able to keep it out. A holiday rental in this part of Australia is the perfect place for that perfect tan that you can attain while holidaying on any coastal region.
The local beach becomes a place you absolutely must visit as soon as you plan to stay in Mooloolaba. The beach has been recognized as one of the main attractions of The Sunshine Coast. The beaches in this region are sheltered and a good swim can be enjoyed in the clear and glittering waters with complete safety. These beaches also make for good picnic spots where families and friends can get together to play volley ball or simply relax by the sea shore. One can also enjoy a number of activities such as scuba diving, wind surfing, sailing, snorkeling and jet skiing. For those traveling with their pooch or their children, pet-friendly and family-friendly options are available.
Mooloolaba is lucky to have most of the tourist attractions within a short distance. One of the most famous places amongst holiday makers here is the Australia Zoo. The zoo is a shelter to a number of rare flora and fauna that are not found elsewhere in the world. It offers the chance to catch a glimpse of kangaroos, koala bears, cassowaries and the famous Australian crocodile. You can also take a sailing tour from the Mooloolaba Port and ride the sea in order to spot humpback whales. It is not uncommon to spot a shark as you are sailing across the waters. The Ginger Factory and The Point Cartwright Lighthouse are two other popular tourist attractions.
Mooloolaba experiences climatic conditions that are somewhere between Mediterranean and sub-tropical. In other words, it means that even though it is warm throughout the year, seasonal variations are visible. January and February are months of peak summers and see temperatures rising to mid thirties degrees Celsius. On the other hand, July and August are cool with temperatures staying in mid-twenties degrees Celsius. This climate makes it perfect to rent holiday accommodation in Mooloolaba any time of year.
Sunshine Coast Airport undoubtedly is the best bet if you are traveling to Mooloolaba. Since the place is not fed with any direct flights it is advised to fly from UK via British Airways or Virgin Atlantic from London Heathrow (LHR) and rely on an onward connection through airlines such as Virgin Blue (Australia) and Jetstar Airways.