For those tourists who wish to do their own thing for a day or two hire a mini car and wander through the hinterland or go down the coast. This will give you great flexability at little expense.
Collect car opposite bus terminal on Noosa Drive, 100 metres from Hastings Street corner.
Getting to Noosa from around Australia is quite easy.
From Brisbane, it's a 2 hour drive north approximately.
From Sydney/Melbourne/Adelaide/etc, it's easier to fly into Maroochydore Airport. From there, it's about an hour north. You may either hire a car, go by taxi or get a shuttle bus.
If you cannot get a flight into Maroochydore, you can fly into Brisbane International Airport and the bext way would be to hire a car from there or get a shuttle bus. Expect about a 2 hour trip.
Suncoast Pacific offers the cheapest fare between Brisbane and Sunshine Coast. You can get a return ticket for AUD18. Internet booking is available.
There were less than 10 people on the coach to Noosa Heads and 20 on the way back. It's a comfy ride.