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Written by Farheen on July 27, 2020 Share on

Nightlife In Australia’s Sunshine Coast- Most Relaxing Nightlife Ever!

Nightlife in Australia’s Sunshine Coast is a lot of fun to be had. The mornings in Sunshine Coast are best spent on the beach while the nights are best spent drinking away. After, a tiring day soaking in the sun, don on your little black dress and head out. Don’t expect the party to go like London, Berlin or even the neighbouring Gold Coast. Most of the venues are true to Australian culture and are more laid back and relaxing in terms of ambience. But worry not, there are plenty of places to dance the night away and have fun during your Australia trip.

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Best Places To Experience Nightlife In Australia’s Sunshine Coast


You might not believe that this Irish pub is the best one venues to drink the night away in Noosa. Go down the stairs to Soda, a loved dance spot where all Sunny Coasters have had at least one unbelievable night they cherish. It is one of the best places to experience nightlife in Australia’s Sunshine Coast.

Location: 19 Noosa Drive, Noosa Heads, Queensland, 4567, Australia

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It’s a tad bit unconventional but when the timing is correct you’ll have an unforgettable night at this ‘multifunctional artistic community space’. There are multiple international performances, but it’s often locals getting on the stage to present the evening’s musicals. Don’t skip on halting by the bottle-o on your route, as the venue usually follows bring your own booze. Try out some Australian drinks while you’re at it.

Location: 13 Railway Street, Yandina, Queensland, Australia 

10 Toes Brewery

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Forget about bringing in your dance moves. This is one of the most laidback and best places to experience nightlife in Australia’s Sunshine Coast. You’ll find 10 Toes’ lagers and ales in numerous bars all throughout the coast, but they just seem to taste more satisfying when downed only metres from where they are brewed. Probably also has to do with the fact that it tastes fresh to the mouth when drunk right after brewing.

Location: 4/127a Sugar Rd, Alexandra Headland, Queensland, Australia

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It is a cafe by the day, but when the sun goes down it completely transforms into a fun nightlife experience in Australia’s Sunshine Coast. The staff does take off their aprons and do a complete opposite look serving up drinks. The bartenders and servers do an amazing job and make some of the best cocktails you will ever taste. The moodily-lit alfresco space is the classic spot to enjoy them. You can come here during the day time to enjoy some meals and come back in the night to drink up!

Location: 104/101-105 Mooloolaba Esplanade, Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia +61 7 5326 1990

Helm Nightclub

Established in the Wharf Tavern, Helm is one of the Sunshine Coast’s more ‘traditional’ nightlife experiences. Hence, maybe why it’s so popular amongst the tourists and locals alike. For sure a crowd favourite club to experience the best of nightlife in Australia’s Sunshine Coast.

Location: 123 Parkyn Parade, Mooloolaba, Queensland, 4557, Australia

Black Bunny Kitchen

The club/restaurant is most popular for the food menu that sets native producers up on a pedestal by using only their products. Best time for a visit would be on Saturday and Sunday evenings as Black Bunny Kitchen puts on a jolly show with live musical bands. Spend the weekends in this high spirited establishment.

Location: Shop 1, 180 Alexandra Parade, Alexandra Headland, Queensland, 4572, Australia


This is the Sunshine Coast’s undisputed headquarters to listen to amazing live music. The art-lined band space is regularly alive with the sound of live rap, rock, or roots. Even if our not a fan of the type of music playing, the place is filled with a fun electric ambience that you will certainly enjoy. Sometimes you might even discover new music that you like.

Location: 10/12-20 Ocean St, Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia

The Piano Bar

The Piano Bar usually brings in and believed to be suitable for a more mature audience. However, if you still fancy after some classic drinks and enjoy listening to old school tunes. Then you can easily talk over, you can’t go walk this iconic Maroochydore place without taking a peek inside. Enjoy some classic Australian nightlife over here.

Location: 22-24 Ocean Street, Maroochydore, Queensland, 4558, Australia

Rolling Rock

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Placed on Noosa’s world-renowned Hastings Street, this classic venue shows that the Sunshine Coast’s beach fans know how to turn up the music and to get the party started off. It is a treat for everyone and you will definitely have a fun time. If you want a bit of fresh air, walk across the street and you’ll be right on the beach! Relax as you watch the waves under the starry night or you can dip your feet in the water and enjoy the breeze in your air. Either way, you’re guaranteed a good time.

Location: Upstairs Bay Village, Hastings St, Noosa Heads, Queensland, Australia 

In conclusion, Sunshine Coast offers some of the most relaxing nightlife experiences you will ever come across in Australia and the world. Make sure to make the most of your time unwinding in this beach city. Time to get packing and book one of  PickyourTrail‘s Australia holiday packages and pick out the best-suited package for you. Drop a Whatsapp inquiry for more options or to speak with a destination expert.

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