Noosa Festival of Surfing Resort Accommodation

For a comprehensive accommodation package for the Noosa Festival of Noosa, Skippers Cove is the accommodation destination for the discerning grommet. Even for the most hardened travellers, some combined accommodation amongst friends can turn a good surf trip into a great and memorable one.


The Crick’s Noosa Festival of Surfing, hosted by the Noosa Malibu Club will be based at festival village on the sand at First Point, Noosa Heads. Refreshments at the licensed XXXX bar and food stalls will be available throughout the day. There will also be an onsite stage for live music and films in the evenings.

From a it’s humble amateur days, the festival has now morphed into one of the biggest surf events in the world. The six day surf competition will include professional men’s and women’s events, teams contests, 20 amateur divisions and a new multi-discipline invitational event, the Jeep Waterman Challenge to find the best all round surfer.

Relaxing in Noosa at Ivory Palms.

Relaxing in Noosa at Ivory Palms.

Skippers’ Cove offers you absolute Waterfront Apartments with 2 or 3 bedrooms and Poolside Apartments with 2 bedrooms.  All Apartments are fully self-contained facing north.  The 2 Bedroom Apartments will sleep up to 4 and 3 Bedroom Apartments will sleep up to 6.

Noosa Apartments

Noosa Apartments on the Noosa River

Book yourself and your friends, or family a great place to stay while in the Noosa Festival of Surfing. Hurry, the best spots in Noosa are usually booked well in advance with events like this and Skippers Cove is A List accommodation in Noosa. And don’t forget, the Noosa International Food and Wine Festival follows hard on the heels of the Festival of Surfing. Competition will be tough!

Noosa Food and Wine Festival – Waterfront Accommodation

Book your Noosa Food and Wine Festival at Skippers Cover Resort and enjoy the tranquility of one of the most pristine waterways in Australia, admired by many for its scenic beauty.

Stunning Noosaville Accommodation at Skippers Cove

Riverfront accommodation at Skippers Cove Resort

The Noosa River flows through the Cooloola and Great Sandy National Parks bordered by unspoilt bushland, rainforests and majestic foreshores. It is a flora and fauna sanctuary where there is an abundant array of plant species, birds and wildlife in their natural habitat only a short distance away from urban activity.

The Noosa International Food & Wine Festival which runs from May 15 – 18 has opened their booking office. Demand is steady, with the nostalgic Sixties Beach Party and the Asian Food Trail tickets having all sold out within days.

This year the festival you can look forward to some fabulous displays of Japanese cuisine, the familiarity of old world European kitchens, and the fresh exhuberant character of Australian produce, hospitality and culinary style. Amongst the stalls and presentations, highlights will include degustation menus, cooking demonstrations from our celebrity chefs, and champagne, olive oil and chardonnay masterclasses.

Noosa Wine and Food Festival 2014

Noosa Wine and Food Festival 2014


You will find Skippers Cove a wonderful haven from the busy festival concourses and just a short walk from festival central.

Enquire now to secure your top spot on the river for The Noosa Food and Wine Festival at Skippers Cove Resort.

Noosa Swim Competition Accommodation

Make a weekend of the Noosa Summer Swim and book your accommodation here. You and your mates or family will find friendly staff and excellent facilities here at Skippers Cover Resort. We offer superb apartment accommodation set in the most secluded Noosa location so you can be assured that you will get that much needed sleep the night before the swim. Come and stay in Noosa in style.

The Noosa Summer Swim
The Noosa Summer Swim

The Noosa Summer Swim is the latest addition to the Milk & Co Queensland Ocean Swim Series and will launch the 2014 Series in the heart of the Queensland Summer, on Saturday February 1st.

The event includes classic ocean swimming distances, 2km & 1km, along with a 300m Nippers Surf Dash.

If you’re keen and have two other mates why not enter the exciting new Teams Relay format where your team of three will take on celebrities and multisport athletes from around Australia.

Skippers’ Cove, Noosa Sound Accommodation on the beautiful Noosa River, enjoys a central location in Noosa. Only a five minute drive or a leisurely fifteen minutes stroll to Noosa’s world famous Hastings Street and Noosa’s Main Beach.

Skippers’ Cove offers you absolute Noosa Waterfront Apartments with 2 or 3 bedrooms and Poolside Apartments with 2 bedrooms.  All Noosa Apartments are fully self-contained facing north.  The 2 Bedroom Apartments sleep 4 and 3 Bedroom Apartments sleep 6. The 3 Bedroom apartments master bedroom has a superb river balcony and river aspect.

If you choose the poolside apartments you will find them spacious and overlooking the landscaped swimming pool area with child security gates from your private courtyard.  They are ideal for families with small children. Poolside guests have full access to the beach and jetty facilities. So after the competitive swim, come back and relax.

Book in with us. You’ll save time and be assured of a great place to enjoy Noosa. Good luck!

Australia Day Celebrations and Events in and around Noosa

Australia Day will be busy in Noosa. This is the perfect time for a quick break, or maybe an extended holiday over this outstanding summer.

We’ve reblogged a list of events that the folks over at Visit Noosa have compiled and whether you’re looking for a yachting party, a family friendly event, or a dance party, there is bound to be something to enjoy on Australia Day in Noosa this year. Take the hassle out of accommodation and book your luxury accommodation right here at Skippers Cove.

  • Noosa Yacht & Rowing Club, Gympie Terrace, Noosaville has live music with Michelle Brown from 2:30pm

  • Apollonian Hotel, Boreen Point has a spit roast and jazz with John Withers All Strung Out Jazz 5+. The wood-fired spit-roast is prepared in the rustic bush kitchen. Bookings essential.

  • Cafe Le Monde, 64 Hastings Street, Noosa Heads, has live music with Band Of Frquencies and Jahzen.

  • Australia Day Awards and family fun, Noosaville Lions Park, Gympie Terrace, Noosaville. There will be plenty of Aussie fun for all the family at the Noosa Australia Day celebrations in Noosaville. The event is presented by Tewantin Noosa Lions Club and Rotary Club of Noosa. The Australia Day Noosa Local Legends awards will be presented, celebrating the outstanding achievements of individuals and groups in the region.

  • Eumundi Live 1-5:30pm at Eumundi Amphitheatre, Memorial Drive, Eumundi. All-ages music festival in Eumundi Amphitheatre, with a feast of pop, funk, dance and rock. Headlining areThe John Steel Singers, along with The Dawn Chorus, Barry Charles and the Deeper Beat, and Tea Society. There’s a KidZone and food and drinks available. Profits go to local charities Sunshine Coast Hospice, Wildlife Rehabilitation

  • Beach Party at Sunshine Beach SLSC at Noosaville Lions Park, Gympie Terrace, Noosaville. It’s an Australia Day Beach

  • Party at Sunshine Beach Surf Life Saving Club, Noosaville Lions Park, Gympie Terrace, Noosaville with Aussie giveaways, $15 giant Aussie burgers and listen to the Triple J Hottest 100 on the deck.

  • Miss Moneypenny’s 07 54749999. From 12pm at 6 Hastings Street, Noosa Heads. Grownup entertainment with Resident DJ. Pacha. Ibiza, supported by DJ Dave Faul.

  • Ettamogah Pub and Aussie World just 30 minutes south of Noosa on the Bruce Highway. There are true blue events, entertainment and fun for the family this Australia Day. The Ettamogah Pub kicks it off at 10am with an Australian flag-raising ceremony and national anthem. Then it’s time for the dunnies to start racing with teams vying for the toilet seat trophy. The pubis open from 9am, Bluey’s Bar & Grill from 11am and there’s live music throughout the afternoon. There are cars, caravans, utes and bikes from the veteran era through to the classics of the 50s, 60s and 70s. The Aussie World theme park has more than 30 rides and games, including water play area Leak’n Logs, water ride Plunge, thrill ride Redback and fun Giant Slide.

Noosaville Apartments near the Noosa River

Skippers’ Cove offers you absolute Noosa Waterfront Apartments with 2 or 3 bedrooms and Poolside Apartments with 2 bedrooms.  All Noosa Apartments are fully self-contained facing north.  The 2 Bedroom Apartments sleep 4, and 3 Bedroom Apartments sleep 6. The 3 Bedroom apartments master bedroom has a truly superb river balcony and river aspect.

Noosa Apartments

Noosa Apartments on the Noosa River

Our Noosa Accommodation is truly waterfront with your own private deck and/or balcony over looking beautiful Noosa River at Noosa Sound - step from your deck to the boardwalk and sand!  If space, luxury and water views are part of your idea of a perfect holiday, then you will love these Apartments.

Book now, we’re filling up fast!