Big Pineapple Music Festival Sunshine Coast 2015

The Sunshine Coast Big Pineapple Music Festival is back again for 2015 on 30th May for its 3rd festival  with a line up that will not disappoint! Included in this line up is the famous  John Butler Trio, The Jezebels, Violent Soho, Jebediah and Thundamentals  plus Dune Rats, Coin Banks, Sarah Howells, Timberwolf, The Beligerants, Dallas Frasca, Drawcard, Karl S Williams, Sahara Beck, Dubarray, The Dawn Chorus, The Hi Boys, In2nation, plus more.

Tickets can be purchased online to receive an Early bird tickets  price of $69.00. Purchase your tickets today for this Sunshine Coast event.

Sunshine Coast music festival

Sunshine Coast Accommodation for the Big Pineapple Music Festival

Sand Dunes Sunshine Coast Resort is a central location to all Sunshine Coast local attractions including the Big Pineapple Music Festival; also only a short 2 minute drive from Sunshine Coast Airport makes it a perfect location for your next holiday. The resort has Sunshine Coast accommodation to suit your family needs. Featuring room types of two, three and four bedroom accommodation. Each room is fully self-contained, providing you with the ultimate home away from home resort living.

Sand Dunes Resort is currently offering fabulous special package deals from a Fabulous Stay 3 Pay 2, Stay 5 Pay 4 Offer, or if you are looking for a longer stay, Sand Dunes Resort also has an amazing Stay 7 Pay 5 offer. To discuss these great specials suitable for your next Sunshine Coast Holiday Experience or to receive a detailed quote for your next holiday, call one of our friendly staff on 07 5450 6357 or head to our website. 

Book your Sunshine Coast accommodation now for your next getaway.

Noosa International Food & Wine Festival

Have you a passion for absolutely divine food and wine? Join fellow foodies at the annual Noosa Food and Wine Festival.  This 4 day event in Noosa will be held from the 14th – 17th May 2015, with the venue for this annual event starting on the village of Noosa, Noosa’s main beach and then stretching throughout Noosa’s magnificently lush hinterland, including  areas within Noosa’s National Park. This event will be catered by over 200 world class chiefs, wine makers, food personal, producers and media personal.

This event will provide you with the opportunity to taste absolute gourmet cuisines in beautiful areas across the Sunshine Coast. For more information about this annual Noosa event,  to read up on event information or to purchase tickets head to the website http://www.noosafoodandwine.com.au/

 

Sunshine Coast Accommodation 

Whether you’re planning a trip to the Sunshine Coast for 2, 3, 5 or 7 days to enjoy  the Noosa Food and Wine Festival, Sand Dunes Resort located on the Sunshine Coast has a range of great accommodation specials including a Stay 7, Pay 5 special or an amazing Stay 3 pay 2 special, plus lots more specials that will cater for your needs.

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Sand Dunes Resort is a family friendly Sunshine Coast resort that features a crystal clear 75 metre award winning lagoon pool/ heated pool and spa which can be enjoyed all year round. Sand Dunes Resort is a central location being a few minutes’ drive from Sunshine Coast Airport and is only 25 minutes’ drive from Noosa Heads where the 2015 Noosa Food and Wine festivals will be hosted. Sand Dunes Resort is perfect destination to base your next Sunshine Coast holiday,  to receive a personalised quote with our best rate guaranteed, call our friendly staff on  your 07 5450 6357 or visit our website www.sanddunes.com.au

New Zealand to the Sunshine Coast Winter Escape

With the winter approaching and the cooler weather starting to bite in New Zealand, its time to escape the winter blues and head to Queensland’s beautiful Sunshine Coast. The Sunshine Coast is still currently reaching temperatures within the mid to high 20′s and sea temperatures from  23.8 °C to 26.0 °C,  it’s perfect swimming weather and the days are just superb.  Plus with the New Zealand and Australian Dollars almost on a par with one another, this just adds to  the many reasons to holiday here on the beautiful Sunshine Coast.

Direct flights fly into the Sunshine Coast from Auckland twice weekly from 26th June or fly direct to Brisbane and drive up the coast

The Sunshine Coast is famously known for its beautiful pristine coastal waters, majestic sub-tropical rainforest bush walking trails and gorgeous sunshine. The iconic Australia Zoo, Underwater world Sea Life Mooloolaba, the famous Eumundi Markets plus loads more. The Sunshine Coast really is  a destination that has something to offer for every traveller!

Sunshine Coast Long Stay Accommodation  

Sand Dunes Resort in Marcoola is situated in the heart of the Sunshine Coast, conveniently located within walking distance to local restaurants, public transport and only being a short  drive from the Sunshine Coast Airport makes the resort an ideal location for your next family holiday.

Sand Dunes Resort has Sunshine Coast accommodation options of fully self-contained  2, 3 and 4 bedroom room types  of beachfront accommodation. The choice is yours to stay in

one of our 2 Bedroom Apartments, 3 Bedroom Poolside Villas, 3 Bedroom Luxury Beach Houses with rooftop jacuzzi’s or if you want to bring your family and friends, the 4 bedroom poolside villa or the uniquely magnificent 4 Bedroom Luxury Beach House which features its own private pool and rooftop jacuzzi would be your ideal choice.

Sand Dunes Resort, Sunshine Coast features an award winning 75 metre lagoon style swimming pool, heated pool, spa, gym Sunshine Coast Hotelsand outdoor bbq area.  All facilities of the resort plus the beautiful Marcoola Beach at your doorstep allows you to relax and soak up that holiday experience to ensure it is a memorable one.

If you are looking for a long stay option, Sand Dunes Resort also offers great winter escape long stay rates. To obtain a quote for your winter escape call one of our friendly staff on 07 5450 6357 .

Treat Your Mum This Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day celebrations will be held all around the globe on Sunday 10th May 2015. Mothers Day is significant as it is a day known for celebrating and honouring your Mum, motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence that mothers have within society.

 Mother’s Day celebrations as we know them, begun in Australia in the early 20th century.  However for thousands of years numerous celebrations of motherhood and mothers that have occurred around the world, such as the roman festival of Hilaria.

Today Mother’s Day, especially within Australia has become a very well known and widely celebrated tradition for  reminding your Mum just how much you love and care for her. How are you going to show your Mum just how special she is to you this Mother’s Day?

Sunshine Coast Getaway Accommodation

Why not treat your Mum to a weekend away on the Sunshine Coast? Sand Dunes Resort is offering some great accommodation deals exclusive for direct bookings. These specials include the Stay 3, Pay 2 special and the Stay 7 Pay 5 special plus lots more great holiday specials. Click here to view these Sunshine Coast accommodation specials and more head our website.

Sand Dunes Resort is a 4.5 Star self catering resort on the Sunshine Coast, which means all room types ranging from 2,3,4 bedrooms feature their own full size kitchen and laundry facilities in the room. Sand Dunes Resort offers both luxury and affordable accommodation options for all family sizes and budgets.

With award winning resort facilities including a 75m Lagoon Pool/Heated Pool/Spa and a Gymnasium, Sand Dunes Resort is your ideal accommodation choice to treat your to mum to a special yet affordable getaway. To secure your guaranteed best rate call our friendly reception staff on 07 5450 6357.

 

Easter Celebrations on the Sunshine Coast

Easter a time for families to get together, eat tooooo many yummy chocolates, watching the kiddies stay up late, trying to get a glimpse of the cute fuzzy bunny known famously far and wide as the Easter Bunny.  Then waking up early Easter Sunday, to the kiddies searching everywhere  for all the Easter treats that the Easter Bunny left. For some, its not only about eating Easter eggs, but remembering and celebrating the resurrection of Christ.

However you choose to celebrate Easter, we believe that it is a good time to plan a family getaway to Queensland’s beautiful and naturally refreshing Sunshine Coast. There is something for everyone on the Sunshine Coast! Beautiful pristine beaches, magnificent waterfalls, walking trails that lead you to the submit of Mountains that offer you breathtaking views.

The Sunshine Coast is also the home to the world famous iconic Australia Zoo, Underwater World Sealife Mooloolaba and Aussie World.

Sunshine Coast Accommodation

Need somewhere to relax and unwind these Easter holidays? How does a 4.5 star Sunshine Coast resort with award winning resort facilities sound? If this sounds like your accommodation choice then Sand Dunes Resort is your ideal accommodation option! Beachfront, Sand Dunes Resort offers accommodation options of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom room types.

Sand Dunes Resort is located on the Sunshine Coast and features resort facilities which include an award-winning 75 metre lagoon style swimming pool, heated pool, spa, gym and outdoor BBQ area. Plus the beautiful Marcoola Beach at your doorstep which allows you to relax and soak up the lovely Sunshine Coast weather.

If you would like to find out more information about the resort or obtain a personalised  quote, head to our Sunshine Coast accommodation website or call one of our friendly staff on 07 5450 6357 who are more than happy to assist you in planning your next Sunshine Coast Holiday. You better be quick as Easter accommodation is filling up fast, so hop to it!!

Subaru Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival 2015

The 2015 Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival sponsored by Subaru is an Olympic distance triathlon.  It is a course that has become well known and loved for  its ocean side track.

This course that has been hosted in the beautiful Sunshine Coast town of Mooloolaba for the past 22 years offers something for the whole family. This includes the ASICS Mooloolaba Twilight 5km run, 1k Ocean Swim, Superkidz Triathlon and the Special Tri. The event also features the Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup, where participants  will see some of the biggest names in triathlon swimming the same waters,  cycling the same roads, and pounding the same pavement as their own course.

 This beautiful location provides the perfect opportunity for competitors and  non-competing partners and families to stay and enjoy the relaxed environment  and attractions, including the Sunshine Coast’s hinterland, whilst taking  pleasure in beautiful  vibrant beachfront café lifestyle throughout the sunshine coast.

To find out more information or to register for this event head to the Mooloolaba Tri  website.

SUNSHINE COAST ACCOMMODATION

Sand Dunes Sunshine Coast Resort is a central location to all Sunshine Coast local attractions including the Subaru Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival. Being only a short 2 minute drive from Sunshine Coast Airport makes it a perfect location for your next holiday. The resort has Sunshine Coast accommodation options to suit your family needs. Featuring room types including;  two, three and four bedroom accommodation options. Each room is fully self-contained, providing you with the ultimate home away from home resort living.

Sand Dunes Resort is currently offering fabulous Sunshine Coast special package deals from a fabulous Stay 3 Pay 2 offer, Stay 5 Pay 4 Offer, or if you are looking for a longer stay, Sand Dunes Resort also has an amazing Stay 7 Pay 5 offer. To discuss these great special options or to receive a detailed quote for your next holiday, call one of our friendly staff on 07 5450 6357 or head to our Sunshine Coast accommodation website to check out our current specials.

Valentine’s Day Weekend Accommodation on the Sunshine Coast

Valentine’s Day, February 14th, is a iconic day for people to express their love for others. Valentines Day is celebrated worldwide.  For many,  this day offers meaning for people to share special moments with their loved ones, romantic meals, flowers,  special gifts, or time away together.

Since ancient times the red rose has also been a traditional symbol of love and romance.  St. Valentine’s Day has its origins in several different legends that have found their way to us through the ages. One of the earliest symbols of the day is Cupid, the Roman God of Love, who is represented by the image of as young boy with bow and arrow.  Whatever the origins, Valentine’s Day is now a day for sweethearts, friends or loved ones to embrace romantic gestures.

Sunshine Coast Accommodation

Sand Dunes Resort offers Sunshine Coast Accommodation and has a special offer to all the romantics wanting to share some special quality time with loved ones.  Book your romantic Sunshine Coast Holiday at Sand Dunes over the Valentines weekend from 14th February for  3 nights and only pay for 2 on our stay 3 pay 2 special.  Sand Dunes Resort have Sunshine Coast accommodation options of 2,3 & 4 bedroom room types.

Sunshine Coast accommodation specialsOur 3 bedroom Luxury Beach Houses feature their own private BBQ & entertaining area as well as its own rooftop Jacuzzi, not to mention 360metres squared of spacious living. To take advantage of this luxury accommodation on the stay 3 pay 2 special is $678.00. With limited Luxury Beach Houses available you do not want to miss out on this fantastic romantic deal! Call our Friendly staff on 07 5450 6357 to secure your Sunshine Coast Valentines Weekend Accommodation.

Australia Day Sunshine Coast 2015

Australia Day is the official national day of Australia. Australia Day is annually celebrated on 26 January and marks the anniversary of the 1788 arrival of the First Fleet of British aussie dayShips at Port Jackson, New South Wales, and raising of the Flag of Great Britain at that site by Governor Arthur Phillip. In contemporary Australia, celebrations reflect the diverse society and landscape of the nation.

Today this national historical day is celebrated through various means. The Sunshine Coast hosts many activities which bring families and friends together for this celebration. These activities include;

Havaiana Thong Challenge


havies aussie dayThe Mooloolaba Beach Havaiana Thong Challenge, this event happens every year, brings thousands of people together to have fun, and celebrate being Australian!

There’s always a whole range of family-friendly games and activities to take part in – as well as the chance to be part of a world record attempt for the largest number of giant inflatable   Havaiana’s out on the ocean.

 

Coolum’s Tickle Park – Australia Day Activities

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Coolum Beach will be holding a parade along Coolum Esplanade from 10am, Daivd Low Way will be closed from Margaret street 9.15am to Scrub road till 11am Then all the fun starts with music, food, toad races, ironman events, fireworks etc all in Tickle Park.

 

Sunshine Coast Resort Accommodation

If your planning a few days or a week away to the Sunshine Coast, for Australia Day, or the end of the school holidays, Sand Dunes Resort has a range of great rates that will cater for your needs.  This family friendly Sunshine Coast resort features a crystal clear 75 metre “award winning pool”, HEATED pool and spa which is enjoyed year round by our guests.

The Sunshine Coast resort has direct access to the unspoilt Marcoola beach and is within easy reach of a wealth of nearby attractions and activities including Australia Zoo, Underwater World, Eumundi Market, fabulous golf courses and much more.  There is truly something for everyone on the Sunshine Coast and Sand Dunes Resort is the perfect place to base yourself. Also check out our current specials for the forth  coming months.Sunshine Coast Hotel Accommodation

The Big Kart Track Sunshine Coast

Is an extreme, adrenalin filled activity, just what you are looking to do this holiday season? Look no further than the Big Kart Track on the Sunshine Coast, the largest commercial go-kart track in Australia. With tracks designed for little kiddies as well as the big Kids. The main attraction being the international standard race track which is capable of running 50 go-karts at one time on a track of 1.2km at speeds up to 70km/hr. With something for the whole family to enjoy – this place has got it all including straights, bends, chicanes, and hair-rising hairpins.

The Big Go-Kart Track offers various different length packages, ranging from 15 minutes all the way up to an entire hour’s worth of go karting fun! for large groups for 12 people or more bookings are advised to ensure that you are all able to enjoy this adventure of fun together. For more information or to view ticket prices, click here.

Experience the Sunshine Coast.   Stay at Sand Dunes if travelling around and enjoy some of the other activities the Sunshine Coast has to offer.  Enjoy great hotel accommodation on the Sunshine Coast in one of our Luxury Beach Houses with a private rooftop Jacuzzi or a Poolside Villa with direct pool access.

Sand Dunes at Marcoola is a family friendly Sunshine Coast resort with an award winning 75m pool, gym and BBQ area for your enjoyment.

To find out more information about Sand Dunes head to http://www.sanddunes.com.au/ . or call us today on  07 5450 6357.

 

Merry Christmas from Sand Dunes Resort Sunshine Coast

LIMITED AVAILABILITY FOR EARLY JANUARY 2015

Sunshine Coast holidays

We still have some limited availability for early January 2015

but you’d better be quick as apartments are filling fast!

   

Merry Christmas from Sand Dunes resort

Below are also some of our exclusive special deals for next year. Remember these specials are only available for direct new bookings and subject to apartment allocation and availability.

See you again soon for your next well deserved break at beautiful Marcoola on the Sunshine Coast.

STAY 3 NIGHTS ONLY PAY FOR 2 NIGHTS

Sunshine Coast Hotel

Stay 3 nights and only pay for 2 based on our rack rates.(Excluding mid & high season)

Specials to 31st March 2015
Specials 1st April 2015

Stay 3 nights only pay for 2 nights

in a 2 bedroom apartment

Normally $567

NOW $379.00

Stay 3 nights only pay for 2 nights

in a 2 bedroom apartment

Normally $594

NOW $396.00

Stay 3 nights only pay for 2 nights

in a 2 bedroom ground floor apartment

Normally $627

NOW $419.00

Stay 3 nights only pay for 2 nights

in a 2 bedroom ground floor apartment

Normally $657

NOW $438.00

Stay 3 nights only pay for 2 nights

in a 3 Bedroom Poolside Villa

Normally $777

NOW $519.00

Stay 3 nights only pay for 2 nights

in a 3 Bedroom Poolside Villa

Normally $825

NOW $550.00

Stay 3 nights only pay for 2 nights

in a 3 Bedroom Luxury Beach House

Normally $1017

NOW $678.00

Stay 3 nights only pay for 2 nights

in a 3 Bedroom Luxury Beach House

Normally $1065

NOW $710.00

   

Booking Terms & Conditions:

This Fabulous Special is Valid Low Season between the following dates.

13th October – 17th December 2014

1st February - 31st March 2015

1st May – 31st August 2015.  (Excluding April 2015)

Minimum 3 nights stay – 1 Free night or late checkout the choice is yours the price is the same.

Our standard Hotel booking terms and conditions apply

Subject to availability at time of booking.

Rates for Bookings up to 31st March 2015 Low Season 2014/2015 tariffs apply

Rates for Bookings after 1st April 2015 Low Season 2015/2016 tariffs apply

STAY 7 NIGHTS ONLY PAY FOR 5 NIGHTS

Sunshine Coast Accommodation

This package offers value for money with TWO FREE NIGHTS ACCOMMODATION.

Head to the Sunshine Coast and enjoy a week of sunshine and relaxing by the pool.

Specials to 31st March 2015
Specials 1st April 2015

7 nights for the price of 5

in a 2 Bedroom Apartment

Normally $1155

NOW AUD$ $825.00

7 nights for the price of 5

in a 2 Bedroom Apartment

Normally $1225

NOW AUD$ $875.00

7 nights for the price of 5

in a 3 Bedroom Poolside Villa

Normally $1533

NOW AUD$ $1,095.00

7 nights for the price of 5

in a 3 Bedroom Poolside Villa

Normally $1603

NOW AUD$ $1,145.00

7 nights for the price of 5

in a 3 Bedroom Luxury Beach House

Normally $2093

NOW AUD$ $1,495.00

7 nights for the price of 5

in a 3 Bedroom Luxury Beach House

Normally $2205

NOW AUD$ $1,575.00

7 nights for the price of 5

in a 4 Bedroom Poolside Villa

Normally $2093

NOW AUD$ $1,495.00

7 nights for the price of 5

in a 4 Bedroom Poolside Villa

Normally $2233

NOW AUD$ $1,595.00

7 nights for the price of 5

in a 4 Bedroom Luxury Beach House

Normally $2793

NOW AUD$ $1,995.00

7 nights for the price of 5

in a 4 Bedroom Luxury Beach House

Normally $3003

NOW AUD$ $2,145.00

   

Booking Terms & Conditions:

This Super Special is Valid between the following dates.

1st February 2015 – 31st March 2015

1st May – 31st August 2015

(excluding mid and high season) (excluding April 2015).

Minimum 7 night stay

Valid Low Season Only

Mid stay service not included but available for an additional cost

Our standard Hotel booking terms and conditions apply

Subject to availability at time of booking.

Rates for Bookings up to 31st March 2015 Low Season 2015 tariffs apply.

Rates for Bookings after 1st April 2015 Low Season 2015/2016 tariffs apply

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