Noosa Surf

Noosa is recognised for its exceptional waves, unique environmental characteristics, solid surf history and community support. Enjoy the waves and get amongst the reserve’s philosophy of sharing, respecting, and preserving this coastal and globally significant surfing destination. 


The laid-back surf culture and spectacular natural environment attracts scores of visitors every year. So, whether you’re a novice surfer, or absolute beginner, the region is complete with sheltered coves, learn to surf schools, and the Festival of Surfing. More than a dozen unique beach breaks await, each with their own idiosyncratic action to experience.

Noosa Surfing

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Noosa Festival of Surfing

Noosa Festival of Surfing 2024

Get excited for the Noosa Festival of Surfing! The Noosa Festival of Surfing is held annually in March. NFOS has grown from humble beginnings to become the largest longboard gathering in the world. Pre-covid, the festival has attracted significant participation from international and interstate surfers. 

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Noosa Declared World Surfing Reserve

Noosa declared World Surfing Reserve

Noosa has been named the 10th World Surfing Reserve, recognising decades of best practice in coastal management and protection that have resulted in Noosa’s international reputation as one of surfing’s natural wonders. Noosa is only the third Australian World Surfing Reserve, following in the footsteps

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