Mountain Creek, Mooloolaba

Mountain Creek, Mooloolaba


The paddle


Mountain Creek Ð off Mooloolah river upstream of the Sunshine Motorway bridges and into the residential developed area Ð interesting paddle.     


How to get there


Charles Clarke Park in Mooloolaba on River Esplanade. Toilets are available.


What to expect Ð water conditions, etc


The river is tidal and upstream of the Sunshine Motorway bridges the water is generally calm Ð not many landings available and suitable for most crafts. Downstream of the bridges the water can be choppy in certain weather conditions.


Distance/Time to allow


You can tailor your paddles to the time that you have available. You can organise interesting paddles of 2 to 4 hours in duration.


Camping facilities, accommodation, etc


There are a range of camping and accommodation choices available in the Sunshine Coast area.


Other attractions in the area


Fishing. Surf. A number of other creeks and rivers. National Parks and natural environments. Cruises and other attractions.


Other useful information


Further information on this area can be located through this website:


Suncoast Seniors Recreational Kayak Club and the Sunshine Coast Canoe Club both  regularly paddle in this area if you are local joining the club is a good way to find out about other secret canoe trips and to enjoy the company of like minded paddlers.