Sunshine Coast

So much to experience...

Buderim Falls
Buderim Falls

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Magic Mooloolaba Beach
Ferry Pumicestone Passage

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Pumicestone Passage
Pumicestone Passage

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Forging a creative path while also honouring and protecting the retro feel for which this beachside paradise has become famous, Caloundra - on the Sunshine Coast - is brimming with surprising, enchanting and delightful natural and man-made possibilities.


Caloundra - 2022 Summit central

At the southern end of the Sunshine Coast, Caloundra is a favourite coastal conference location less than an hour’s drive from Brisbane.

The town is the site of nationally renowned and awarded street art, the Sunshine Coast’s smart hub, attractions and experiences popular with over 50s, making it the perfect location for Art of Attraction delegates to experience first hand what draws art tourists and grey nomads alike.

Stay a little longer

A few “must do” activities around the Sunshine Coast:

  • Go wild for a day at Australia Zoo or SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast.

  • Take in the Euumndi markets, the largest in Australia.

  • Ride a vintage-style ferry, paddle a kayak or jump on board an amphibious vehicle to see endangered marine life on Pumicestone Passage.

  • Head to Caloundra's spectacular boardwalk to enjoy breathtaking ocean and beach views.

  • Check out the street art hub of Nambour and explore Caloundra's innovative activations.

  • Visit the iconic Glass House Mountains in this naturally abundant area.

We have secured some sweet stay longer, play harder deals with special offers for visitor experiences right across the Sunshine Coast region. Go on, you know you deserve a little break in this beach paradise...

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Getting Here

QANTAS, Virgin Australia and Jetstar offer daily flights direct from Sydney and Melbourne, linking to more than 55 Australian and 125 international destinations. There are also two flights from Adelaide weekly. The Sunshine Coast airport is located only 3 kilometres from the Ramada hotel.


Alternately, it is an easy one and a quarter hour drive past the majestic Glass House Mountains along the forest-lined Bruce Highway to Marcoola Beach.


All major car rental companies have outlets at the Brisbane and Sunshine Coast terminals. For those

keen to work on route while others drive, shuttle services operate door-to-door.

The Art of Attraction acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land on which we will be meeting - the Gubbi Gubbi people, and we pay our respects to their elders - past, present and emerging.