Things To Do
46 Grays Rd, Doonan QLD 4562
ikatan Day Spa
ikatan Day Spa - Luxury Travel Guide, Excellence in Service Award Winner 2017.
Voted four times the Best Destination Spa in Australia and listed by TripAdvisor as one of the ‘Best things to do’ in Noosa, ikatan Day Spa is a must visit and located only a few minutes from The Farmhouse Eumundi.
Offering one hour to a full day retreat treatments, ikatan feels like a tropical holiday experience. With a team of eighteen female Spa Therapists, there is plenty of time given to prepare and care for guests.
Complete with a private oasis and treatment villas, all set in Balinese relaxation gardens, perfect for guests to enjoy a glass of wine or pot of tea, along with platters or high tea before or after spa treatments.
Life is at a slower pace in the hinterland of Noosa and ikatan Day Spa is a destination for total rejuvenation.
To book, please call reception 07 5471 1199 from 9am to 6pm.
(Please note, Queensland does not have daylight savings)
20 Ninderry Rd, Yandina, Qld 4561
Spirit House Cooking School
Suitable for experienced cooks and total novices, the Cooking School at the Spirit House offers morning and evening classes.
Join their team of award winning chefs for a cooking class followed by lunch or dinner.
With a selection of different classes to choose from, there is always something on offer for everyone.
Contact them for more details and to discover what classes they have available at the time of your stay.
Spirit House Cooking School
20 Ninderry Rd, Yandina QLD 4561
(07) 5446 8977
Cost - $150
Duration - 4 Hours
Day classes start at 9.30am
Evening classes start at 4.30pm
80 Memorial Drive, Eumundi QLD 4562
The Eumundi Markets
Just an 8 minute gentle walk from The Farmhouse Eumundi, visit the Original Eumundi Markets if you’re looking for something different, something handmade, something special.
You’ll find original artworks, sculptures, furniture, handmade toys, homewares, and skincare, as well as cutting edge fashion and jewellery by local designers, all guided by the ethos of “we make it, bake it, grow it, sew it”.
If you’re a foodie, you’ll especially love the Eumundi Markets. They have a wealth of fresh produce – including fresh fruit and vegetables, freshly baked breads, locally made cheeses and yoghurts.
And, when you need a break from the shopping, sit back and be entertained by a stellar line-up of performers guaranteed to get you in the groove.
You can also have your palm read or indulge in a vast array of services offered by our many health and wellbeing practitioners.
Saturdays 7am – 2pm
Wednesdays 8am – 1.30pm
Eumundi Markets is open rain, hail or shine every Wednesday and Saturday.
Call 07 5442 7106
43 Caplick Way, Eumundi QLD 4562
Artisans Gallery Eumundi
The Artisans Gallery Eumundi is the premier art space in Eumundi and an established arts hub, proudly promoting regular guest exhibitors and emerging skilled creatives.
Artisans Gallery Eumundi is also the home of 'David Suters Timbercraftsman'. With over 30 years in his craft, David is honoured to showcase his exclusive range of timber works with extraordinary glass, clay, stone, and metal artworks, as well as textile and viual mediums created by some of Autralia's finest artisans.
The gallery has also recently become the new home of Red Desert Gallery, one of Australia's premier dealers in Aboriginal Fine Art.
With an ever-changing distinctive range of exclusive, contemporary and artistic products, the gallery is a treat for the senses, open to the public Wednesday to Friday between 10am and 4pm, Saturdays 9am to 1pm and on Sundays by appointment.
0409 848 098
87 Memorial Drive Eumundi, QLD 4562
Berkelouw Book Barn & Cafe
The oldest bookseller in Australia has opened its doors in the heart of Eumundi, Berkelouw Book Barn is a paradise-found for any book enthusiast.
Their stock consists of a comprehensive selection of new books, including new releases and imports that are not available from Australian publishers, over 100,000 secondhand books and a treasure trove of rare, specialty and early out-of-print titles.
Occupying the historic Eumundi Trading Post building, Berkelouw Book Barn and Cafe is a place where you can easily lose track of time. It is stacked to the rafters with books on hundreds of subjects. Our varied and eclectic stock will transport you through the ages. Both locals and holidaymakers will find the Book Barn to be a truly amazing place. Browse at a leisurely pace for as long as you like. Enjoy a great cup of coffee and indulge in some delicious homemade food.
Visit the Eumundi Book Barn & Cafe and experience the Berkelouw tradition.
Call (07) 5442 8422
Wed, Sat: 8am – 5pm
Thur-Fri and Mon-Tue: 9am – 5pm
Sun: 9am – 4pm
1638 Steve Irwin Way Beerwah, Queensland 4519
No visit to the Sunshine Coast is complete without a trip to the renowned Australia Zoo, just 35 minutes from The Farmhouse Eumundi.
Set on over 70 acres of natural Australian bushland, it is home to over 1,000 native and exotic species that can't wait to get up close and personal with you!
Australia Zoo features a stack of spectacular animal enclosures, lush gardens and of course, gorgeous wildlife. From Australia's cuddly koalas, waddling wombats, slithering snakes and cute kangaroos, there is always a stack of exciting wildlife to see.
You can come face to face with majestic tigers, get your photo taken with a baby alligator or watch a crocodile launch its strike from the water's edge.
Get up close and personal with cheeky cheetahs and ripper rhinos with hands-on encounters, and hand-feed the gorgeous Asian Elephants!
For more information, call +61 7 5436 2000.
Parkyn Parade, Mooloolaba, QLD, 4557
Sea Life Sunshine Coast
One of the top attractions for families in the region, Sea Life Sunshine Coast offers education, fun and entertainment.
With daily talks and sea life feeding for all, the Octonauts cave and Shipwreck Shores for young visitors, and hours of things to see and do, Sea Life Sunshine Coast is a great day out for all guests staying at The Farmhouse. Plus it's just over half an hour drive away from us.
651 Bunya Road, Eumundi QLD 4562
Templeton Dance Studio
Templeton Dance Studio is the longest running premier Ballroom Dancing Centre on the Sunshine Coast.
Operating for over 35 years the studio is proud to offer the highest quality tuition accommodating all dancing levels and situations. From the simplest of steps for the first time dancer to the choreographic master pieces of champions.
Providing Social Dancing, Medal Examinations, Private Tuition, Group Tuition, Wedding/Special Occasion Tuition, Children’s Tuition and all levels of competition training.
(07) 5442 8254 (8am-2pm)
0432 921 211 (8am-8pm)
50 Pioneer Road Yandina QLD 4561
The Ginger Factory
Open daily with free admission, the iconic Ginger Factory is one of the Sunshine Coast’s most popular tourist attractions.
Offering educational tours, fun rides, great shopping, a fantastic café featuring modern Australian cuisine and surrounded by tropical gardens, it is the perfect place to experience the authentic taste of Queensland.
The Ginger Factory is just 10 minutes from The Farmhouse Eumundi.
Phone: 07 5447 8431
73 Frizzo Road, Palmview, QLD 4553
Located a short 25 minute drive from The Farmhouse Eumundi is the award winning, Aussie World.
With fun for the whole family, Aussie World offers rides, shows, funfair attractions, mini golf and of course the Aussie World Pub!
Recently winning the Sunshine Coast Excellence in Business Award for the third consecutive year, Aussie World should definitely be on your list of things to see and do while you are staying with us!
Call +61 7 5494 5444
2310 Steve Irwin Way, Landsborough, Queensland 4550
Big Kart Track
For those who feel the need for speed, the largest commercial go-karting track in Australia is just 40 minutes away and offers karting in sunshine, rain and at night.
Take one of their custom-made karts out on the 1.2km track and get up to speeds of 70kph.
60 Junction Drive Coolum, Qld, Australia
Blast Aqua Park Coolum
Blast Aqua Park Coolum boasts a wide array of inflatable fun items for everyone, suitable for those 6 and up. Slides, blast bags, trampolines, swings, challenge tracks, balance beams, wobble pads and chill out areas are just a few of the features included at the park.
On shore there are extensive shade structures, free BBQ areas, change rooms, picnic benches and sunloungers. A new café with great coffee and a new kiosk are all provided for your convenience and comfort under the natural shaded environment and white sand beaches.
Blast Aqua Park Coolum will welcome you for the day or just for a few hours.
P: 0451 043 394
Esplanade, Noosa North Shore QLD 4565, Australia
Equathon Horse Riding Adventures
Explore the beautiful bushland and beaches of the Sunshine Coast on horseback with Equathon Horse Riding Adventures. Offering hourly, group, private, overnight and week-long adventure packages, there is a horse riding experience perfect for riders of any skill level.
(07) 5474 2665
2 Quamby Place, Noosa Heads, QLD 4567
The Cooking School Noosa
The Cooking School Noosa is part of the highly successful and award winning Wasabi Restaurant & Bar located on the Noosa River.
With small classes (maximum 10 guests), suited to passionate home cooks, professional chefs or those who are kitchen novices, the team take the time to ensure all participants have an enjoyable experience and can recreate the dishes and skills learnt at home.
Booking are essential.
Contact The Cooking School Noosa on 07 5449 2443.
Noosa is just 20 minutes from The Farmhouse and offers bright beaches, baristas, biospheres, biking, bikinis, boats, birds, bars, boutiques and bags ... It's the capital of whatever you need to relax.
It's no wonder the Noosa region is renowned for its award-winning restaurants and cafes, with an abundance of fresh, local and delectable produce prepared by dedicated and experienced chefs. There's something for all tastes, from riverfront restaurants to Hastings Street and along the beachfront, throughout the hinterland and in beachside villages.
If you love nature and the outdoors, Noosa is a perfect destination with unspoilt beaches, stunning national parks, excellent fishing, diving and so many other outdoor adventure activities.
Coolum Beach, QLD
An easy 20mins drive from The Farmhouse Eumundi, Coolum beach and the surrounding beaches of Peregian and Sunshine provide visitors with a tranquil escape.
Grab your board and catch some waves, or take some time away from the hustle and bustle and soak up some sun on the quiet beaches.
Noosa National Park
Noosa National Park is nestled between Noosa Heads and Coolum Beach. The national park is comprised of a number of sections, including the Noosa Headland and Peregian and Emu Mountain.
Bushwalks, unspoilt and secluded beaches, sheltered picnic spots and mountain climbs, the Noosa National Park has plenty of activities for all age groups and fitness levels.
Mount Coolum National Park, Cnr Tanah Street (West) & Jarnahill Drive
Climb Mount Coolum
Mount Coolum is an isolated volcanic dome, 208 metres in height and created about 26 million years ago, located in the grounds of the Mount Coolum National Park.
There is an established track leading to the top, where climbers are rewarded with 360 degree views over the beautiful Sunshine Coast and the Hinterland. The walk is 1.6 km return, and does require a reasonable level of fitness. Allow about an hour to go up and another hour to return.
76 Nambour Connection Road, Woombye QLD 4559
If you are a fan of Australia's Big Things, the now heritage listed Big Pineapple is just 20 minutes from The Farmhouse.
Jump on the Pineapple Train or have a close encounter with a native or exotic animal at Wildlife HQ!