Top 10 Things To Do In Noosa On A Backpackers Budget

Top 8 Things to do in Noosa on a Backpackers Budget

  1. Check out Noosa National Park
    This gorgeous spot offers five stunning walks, abundant wildlife, and an amazing ocean view – and best of all it’s free. Maybe pack a picnic, stop for a swim, or just find a shady spot to chill out and catch up on your reading.  Advanced tip; try to find the Fairy pools past Granite Beach.
  1. Soak up the Sun on Noosa Main Beach
    This gorgeous beach is one of the main attractions, and once you set foot on that white sand you will understand why. All you need to make a day at the beach complete is some fish and chips, and ice cream.
  1. Peregian Originals
    Just a short way down the road from Noosa is Peregian, where a free live music concert is held every second Sunday of the month. The event kicks off from 1pm and showcases the impressive local musical talent. You can also attend the Peregian markets every first and third Sundays of the month.
  1. Hire a Kayak or Stand Up Paddle Board
    There are a number of companies who offer kayak and stand up paddle board hire by the day or per hour. This is a great way to explore the waters of Noosa Sound, or Main Beach, as well as fit in some exercise.
  1. Horse Riding
    While this is a little more costly than the other items on our list, if you are a horse lover you will not want to pass on this experience. The guided tour takes you through Lake Weyba, Great Sandy National Park, as well as through Sunshine Beach and Peregian Beach.
  1. Surf Lesson
    There are a number of surf schools who offer classes in Noosa and the best way to take your first lesson on the waves, as well as meet a few people, is through a group class.
  1. BBQ and Footy in the Park
    Staying in a backpackers? Grab a group and head to the park aside Noosa River for a BBQ and friendly game of footy.
  1. Stroll along Hastings St
    Window shopping is free, and there are so many gorgeous cafes and restaurants along this popular strip when you need a break.