Alexandra Headland Holidays & Travel Guide

Situated midway between Mooloolaba and Maroochydore, Alexandra Headland is just over an hour's drive from Queensland's capital, Brisbane. Only 15 minutes from the local airport, Alexandra Headland is a naturally diverse holiday destination on the Sunshine Coast.

Renowned for its magnificent rocky headland and spectacular surf beaches, Alexandra Headland is home to some of the best waves the coast has to offer. It also enjoys a great range of patrolled beaches which are safe for swimming and a Surf Club popular with locals and visitors alike.

Alexandra Headland - Tourism & Events Queensland

Known affectionately as 'Alex Heads', the Alexandra Headland region of Queensland's Sunshine Coast offers a wide range of accommodation options to suit day trippers, weekend getaways, the annual pilgrimage of the loyal interstate visitors and comfortable options for international travellers enjoying extended stays. Whether you're looking to holiday in the lap of luxury, are pinching your pennies so you've got plenty of spending money or are bringing the whole tribe on the adventure, the deluxe resorts, modern hotels and self-catering apartment style accommodation of Alexandra Headland offers something for everyone. All accommodation is complete with a full range of amenities and facilities including expansive swimming pools, onsite dining options, gyms, day spas and much more.

Easily accessible by air and road, Alexandra Headland offers a fantastic range of shopping, dining and entertainment options and local attractions thanks to its proximity to other Sunshine Coast holiday destinations. All accommodation is within a short drive of the iconic Australia Zoo, Aussie World, the fascinating marine life of SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast and the heart-pounding action of Big Kart Race Track.

Offering the best of both worlds, Alexandra Headland is the ideal holiday destination combining golden beaches, the serene river, lush parklands and oodles of amusement.