Noosa Local’s Guide

Hiking Mount Barney

Would You Dare Hike Up Mount Barney?

Hiking Mount Barney is not a walk in the park. Rising 1,359m above sea level, in South East Queensland’s Scenic Rim, Mount Barney’s peak is often shrouded in clouds. It’s an impressive sight from ground

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Tamarind Restaurant, Montville

Tamarind Restaurant: a Taste of Thailand on the Sunshine Coast

It’s easy to get to Clovelly Estate in Montville on the Sunshine Coast and even easier to wander across the terrace to the two hatted restaurant, The Long Apron. Getaways don’t

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Bluewater Point Resort  Kawana

Playing Away at Bluewater Point Resort in Kawana

Like many Aussie families our weekends get eaten up by kids’ sporting activities. It’s a crazy situation because we are not the

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Rumba Resort Caloundra - Review

Family Escape at Rumba Resort in Caloundra

Spending quality time with the kids always tops my wish list but only really happens when we go away on a family holiday. Despite my best intentions

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Noosa Botanic Gardens and Lake MacDonald

5 Reasons to Visit Noosa Botanic Gardens

While tourists flock to Noosa they don’t tend to visit to the Noosa Botanic Gardens. Even half the Noosa locals don’t seem

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Noosa bread Belmondos

Is this the Best Bread in Noosa?

I’m always looking for ways to be healthier and this year I’ve been learning about paleo nutrition, tackling emotional eating

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Sunspace Cafe, Doonan, Noosa locals guide

Noosa Local’s Guide: Sunspace Cafe in Doonan

It’s good to be curious but sometimes it gets me into trouble as it did during my visit to the Sunspace Cafe in Doonan

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Girl's Getaway Quay West Suites in Brisbane

Girl’s Getaway at the Quay West Suites in Brisbane: Part 2

I’ve never handed my car keys over to a strange man before but valet parking at the Quay West Suites in Brisbane is

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Girl's Getaway Brisbane

Girl’s Getaway at the Quay West Suites in Brisbane: Part 1

After waving a cheery goodbye to our respective offspring and menfolk my friend Lisa and I zoom off on our long-awaited

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Retreat at Chenrezig Buddhist Institute

3 Day Retreat at Chenrezig Buddhist Institute

I dream of retreats. I Google retreats. I love the idea of retreating from the busyness of life, the business and even my dear

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Maleny Botanic Gardens review

Marvelous Maleny Botanic Gardens for Bird Fanciers and Nature Lovers

Some days I just don’t feel like writing my 1000 words a day but I’ve been doing it anyway. It makes me feel grown up, responsible

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ikatan spa review

Noosa Local’s Guide: ikatan Spa Splurge

My husband gifted me an ikatan Spa voucher for my birthday in March and I’ve been hoarding it ever since. I love to have

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Tuk Tuk Thai Noosa Review

Tuk Tuk Thai Noosa: Speedy Takeaway Review

Whether you’re on holiday or living in Noosa it’s always a treat to have a night

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Living in Noosa: What it's Really Like?

Living in Noosa: What it’s Really Like?

Apart from the glorious weather, beautiful beaches and easy lifestyle one of the best things about living in Noosa is that

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Sirocco Noosa review

Ladies Lunch at Sirocco in Noosa

Sloping off work early on Friday sounded like a good plan so I eagerly accepted an invitation to lunch at Sirocco.
Sirocco’s

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Author: Annabel Candy