SUP in Alexandra Headland, Mooloolaba, Queensland Australia

Swell Direction:
Mooloolaba is a popular tourist destination, located at 97 km/60 mi north of Brisbane, the capital state. Mooloolaba provides a port with its marinas, beautiful ocean beaches, a vast number of quality restaurants, stylish cafe and great bars.

Alexandra Headland beach is a popular surf site and it is also considered to be a great spot for stand up paddlers, due to the ideal climate and the short wavelength. The average water temperature is around 28°C/82.4°F in summer and around 20°C/68°F in winter. Swell size usually starts from 1 m/3 ft or less and can hold up to 3 m/10 ft. In addition, the best tide position is mid and high tide.

Keep in mind that, the beach is sandy with few rocks, so be careful. The best wind direction is from the southwest and the optimum swell direction is from the southeast. The sport is appropriate for practitioners of all level of difficulty. Alexandra Headland beach offers a variety of facilities to locals and visitors. Last but not least, apart from sup you can take a short coastal walk or jogging from Mooloolaba Esplanade to the Mooloolaba Rock wall and enjoy the amazing view of the sea.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Brisbane
101km/62.1mi, 1h 16mins
Head northwest on George St toward Burnett Ln. Take the second left onto Ann St. Join Pacific Motorway/M3 via the ramp to Coronation Drive / Toowong. Continue to follow the M3. Take the exit on the right towards Sunshine Coast. Join Boomerang St/M3. Continue to follow the M3. Take the exit toward Metroad 3/Sunshine Coast. With controlled toll road. Enter the Airport Link M7. Toll road. Take exit. Toll road. Continue straight ahead. Slight right to Gympie Rd/A3. Continue on M3 (signs for Sunshine Coast / Nambour). Continue to Bruce Hwy/M1. Take exit 194 on State Route 70/Sunshine Motorway to Buderim / Mooloolaba. Slight left at Sunshine Motorway / State Route 70. Continue to Sunshine Motorway / State Route 6. Take exit State Route 6/Brisbane Road to Mooloolaba. Join Brisbane Rd / State Route 6.Continue to follow the State Route 6. Turn right. Slight left.
Brisbane Airport,
100km/62.2miles 1h 9mins


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Rafting & Outdoor activities, Queensland
/ Australia, Queensland, Tully River

Summer/Autumn 2016-2017


December – AUSTRALIA

River Rafting Tour Class III / IV / V & outdoor experiences on Tully River.

Not an expedition. 21 Days – air travel not included.

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