Noosa is surrounded by national parks with no high rises in site. This up-market tourist town has a pristine beach with white sands and gentle waves. An abundance of local seafood graces most restaurant menus, the most popular is the Noosa spanner crab.
Noosa Farmers Market
Offering a relaxing Sunday brunch in the shade of towering Australian gums, slurping on a zesty lemon and ginger drink while eating roti chanai. The local food growers and producers showcase their handy work. Displaying organic vegetables, fresh baked bread, spreads, local smoked seafood and creamy cheeses to fill your picnic basket before hitting the beach.
British Pork Pies by Wensleys & Cane Juice with Ginger
Noosa Surf Life Saving Club – Surf and Turf
While the Surf Life Saving Club keep the swimmers safe. Upstairs at the restaurant sit on the deck overlooking the beach, to enjoy a bucket of prawns washed down with an icy cold beer. Other Australian pub classic like crumbed calamari, fish and chips or surf and turf (garlic prawns stacked on top of a steak – also known as reef and beef) on the lunch and dinner menu.
Rickys river bar & Restaurant
Relax while watching the sun set over the river on a warm afternoon drinking chilled wine or cocktails. You can choose a variety of dishes from the tapas menu or enjoy a bowl of spaghetti with the famous Noosa spanner crab, lemon, chili, garlic and parsley.
Royal Copenhagen Ice-cream
This place has been here since I was a kid, our favourite stop after a swim at the beach. The sweet smell of the freshly cooked waffle cones wafts down the street getting stronger as you approach the store. Flavours to try are maple and macadamia, mango, strawberry or devil’s chocolate.
Noosa Farmers MarketEvery Sunday 7am-12pm 149 Weyba Road, Noosaville http://www.noosafarmersmarket.com.au/
Noosa Surf Life Saving Club69 Hasting Street, Noosa http://www.noosasurfclub.com.au
Rickys River Bar + RestaurantNoosa Wharf, Quamby Place, Noosa http://www.rickys.com.au
Royal Copenhagen Ice-CreamShop 47, Hastings Street, Noosa
Quality Seafood NoosaShop 124, Eumundi Noosa Road, Noosaville,
http://www.qualityseafoodnoosa.com.au Ph. 07 5442 4919