Events in 2021 – 6 reasons to visit Noosa

Noosa Eat & Drink on Noosa Main Beach photo credit NoosaEatDrink.com.au

Noosa has a long and proud history of hosting some of the biggest and best sporting and foodie events in the country. And 2021 is shaping up to be no different – pending no pandemic outbreaks or health concerns!

Some of your favourite events are returning like the classic Noosa Summer Swim and Ultraman Noosa. And some are returning doing things a little differently, like Noosa Eat & Drinks now with more events, more often. Check out the events in 2021 in Noosa and we look forward to seeing you soon.

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Photo: Noosa Summer Swim

Noosa Summer Swim – 21 February

The Noosa Summer Swim is a bucket list event for any keen ocean swimmer with a festival atmosphere that only Noosa Main Beach can deliver. The Super Sunday of swims range from the 300m Junior Giants to the Noosa 5.0 with first-timers to seasoned swimmers and current Australian representatives on the starting line-up. There’ll also be plenty of fun all weekend in Noosa to keep you going. Visit Noosa Summer Swim. Book accommodation

Ultraman Noosa – 8-10 May

Ultraman Noosa is the ultimate challenge – a three-day, 515 km annual endurance race held on the biggest island of them all – Australia. UM Australia starts and finishes at iconic Noosa Main Beach, in front of the Noosa Heads Surf Lifesaving Club. UM Australia is divided into four stages over three days, and each day has a 12 hour cut-off. Your training will take you places you’ve never been.  The three day event – the distances – will test your physical and mental endurance.  And afterwards, you will join the UM Australia family, a family like no other. Visit Ultraman Australia. Book accommodation

Brisbane Coastrek – 23 July

Coastrek is Australia’s premier hiking challenge for women raising money for mental health. The route journeys along some of the most glorious and picture-perfect coastal trails in the world – and it finishes right here in Noosa! Choose to walk 60km from Currimundi on the southern end of the Sunshine Coast or 30km from Mudjimba. Either way, you’ll be walking along some of Australia’s most spectacular coastlines to get fit with friends and raise funds for mental health. You’re your gals and book in the ultimate girl’s weekend getaway. About Brisbane Coastrek. Book accommodation

Photo: Surfshots Noosa

Noosa Festival of Surfing – 15-23 May

The Noosa Festival of Surfing is a celebration of the stoke and culture of surfing and will be returning to Noosa for its week-long festival in 2021. Presented by the WSL, World Surfaris & Noosa Malibu Club. Stay tuned for updates! Visit Noosa Festival of Surfing

Photo: NoosaEatDrink.com.au

Noosa Eat & Drink – More events More often

Noosa Eat & Drink is back in 2021 with more events, more often! From events that support good causes, seasonal soirees and the full 4-day foodie festival in June, Noosa Eat & Drink showcases the Noosa region through amazing food and drink experiences. Visit Noosa Eat & Drink for event info and tickets.

Noosa Classic – 15 August

Cycle through the Noosa Hinterland’s villages on the Noosa Classic road cycling gran fondo event. Choose from a range of rides through the gorgeous Noosa countryside, then spend the rest of the weekend soaking up Noosa’s beautiful holiday vibes. Choose between three courses – a challenging 160km ride, the classic 120km ride, or the social 65km ride through the stunning region. Visit Noosa Classic for info. Book accommodation

The accommodation that has the space for your oversized luggage

Coco Bay Resort Noosa has a long history of being a favourite accommodation option for visiting athletes and sports enthusiasts. Our town-house style villas are not only spacious enough for groups and teams, we can also accommodate your bulky sports equipment. Because we’re a boutique resort, we have more space than other providers. You can view our rooms in our gallery or give us a call to discuss your requirements.