Have you booked your holiday to Noosa, and it is forecasted to rain? Don’t worry there is still so many things to do and places to explore. From catching a movie with the family to experiencing Noosa’s bustling brewery and distillery scene. Keep reading to discover what you can do in Noosa on a rainy day.
Catch a movie at the Noosa cinemas
Have you been wanting to catch a movie at the cinemas but have never had the time? Book a ticket, grab some real movie theatre popcorn you have been craving and settle into a comfy lounge chair as you watch the latest blockbuster. The BBC Noosa cinema is located in the Noosa Junction and is the perfect entertainment on a rainy day.
Get out on the river on the Noosa River Ferry
The Noosa Ferry and Cruise Company offers a hop-on-hop-off option with 7 stops along the river. Undercover seating options mean any weather is fine. If there is a gap in the rain, take the kids to the pirate Park near the Noosa Yacht and Rowing Club stop. Multiple stops along Gympie Terrace are great for lunch options.
Stop in at the Noosa’s Regional Gallery
Why not a cultural experience for the whole family. The Noosa Regional Gallery has various exhibits every day. You can bring your children along and let them get crafty as the gallery offers a range of classes for young ones during the school holidays. Sit back and enjoy a peaceful coffee while your kids are entertained or even join in!
Check out the kids’ playroom at the Noosa Leisure Centre
Is this a family holiday to Noosa? Don’t worry there is lots to do with the kids on a rainy day. Stop in at the Noosa Leisure Centre and let them climb, jump, swing, bounce, and balance in an air-conditioned, safe environment whilst you can grab a warm cup of coffee from the café. Open for casual play sessions for pre-school aged children every day of the week.
Go for a surf!
Well, it’s not like you are not going to get wet anyway! Still learning? Merrick’s Learn to Surf Noosa operates a school holiday kid’s Safe Surfing Program that will continue to operate unless conditions are unsafe. It is the perfect time to go for a surf and enjoy the less crowded beaches. See you out there for a wave!
Experience Noosa Breweries and Distilleries
Rain, hail or shine, who doesn’t want to catch up with some friends over some frothy local beers and floral gins. Noosa is complete with trendy breweries that offer craft beers to keep you entertained for the whole night. Try Land and Sea, Heads of Noosa and Boiling Pot Brewery. If gin is more thing, head to the Noosa Hinterland to try some high-end spirits at Pomona Distillery.
Get behind the scenes at Noosa Shires best boutique breweries and distilleries with a local tour that lets you leave the car at home. Get locals knowledge and behind the scenes action with Noosa Brewery Tours.
Go shopping in Hastings Street
Take a few hours to explore a unique retail experience on Hasting Street, with an array of boutiques lined across the palm shaded street. Here, stores are filled with the latest in fashion, homewares, artwork, surf boards, international designers, and local labels. What better excuse than to beat the rain with some retail therapy.
Have a massage or spa day
What better way to spend a rainy day in Noosa than treating yourself with a massage or day spa? There are many options even if it rains all week you’ll be covered. The Noosa Spa, Ikatan Spa and the Heart of Beauty are popular options within Noosa.
Take a local yoga or Pilates class
Noosa is a mecca for health and wellness. Take some time out for you and try one of Noosa’s many yoga classes. Noosa Flow, Noosa Yoga Centre, and Zenko Yoga all welcome visitors to the peaceful Noosa yoga studios.
Enjoy a Paint and Sip class
Noosa’s local paint and sip classes are an awesome testimony to the creative ingenuity of Noosa’s entrepreneurs. No experience is necessary to unleash your inner artist! BYO bubbles to Frida’s Paint and Sip in the Noosa Junction or give Pinot and Picasso a go for themed paint and sip workshops.
Rain or shine, our holiday homes will have you wanting to stay in, cuddle up on the comfortable couches and catch up on the latest films.
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