Just a short drive from Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast includes over 70km of coastline stretching from Caloundra to Rainbow Beach, the gateway to Fraser Island and a short drive from Hervey Bay. The popular Sunshine Coast holiday towns of Maroochydore, Mooloolaba, Coolum and Noosa each offer their own unique experience for holiday makers and are popular with all ages, from families with kids to backpackers and their grandparents.The Sunshine Coast certainly lives up to its name with temperatures ranging from 20°C in July to 29°C in January and an average of 300 days of sunshine a year. Those gorgeous beaches and a perfect climate make it only natural that the area is now one of Australia's favourite holiday destinations.