Peregian Beach is a laid back, community-minded beachside village on the Sunshine Coast.
Not as touristy as its neighbours Coolum and Noosa, Peregian Beach has its own unique but relaxed identity with beautiful beaches, parks, markets, a thriving village square, eclectic shopping and a number of exciting food options.
This is the perfect suburb if you want a relaxed beach lifestyle but still plenty of facilities nearby to keep you entertained.
|City & State||Peregian Beach, QLD|
|Location||128km North of Brisbane|
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Top things to do in Peregian Beach
1. Peregian Beach Markets
Held on the first and third Sunday of each month in front of Peregian Beach Surf Club, the Peregian Beach Markets are a must-do. Considered one of the best markets on the Sunshine Coast, it has food, gifts, local produce, handmade crafts, clothing, books and vintage knick-knacks.
2. Peregian Originals
Following the markets, stick around for an afternoon of live music and unique local talent. As its name might suggest, all musicians who play at Peregian Originals must perform their own material – no covers allowed.
Places to eat in Peregian Beach
You won’t be short of places to eat or grab a coffee in Peregian Beach Village Square. Here you will find everything from leafy, trendy cafes, bakeries and fresh seafood to burgers and pizza. Try Hand of Fatima for casual Mediterranean fare, Raw Energy for a guilt-free smoothie or salad, or Peregian Beach Hotel for all the classics. If you’re looking for polished, modern Australian cuisine Pitchfork won’t disappoint with either its food or decor and you can’t go past the fresh, local seafood (especially the squid) at Wahoo Seafood Café.
Transport in Peregian Beach
TransLink bus services run to and from Peregian Beach, along David Low Way, which connects you to many other towns along the Sunshine Coast. Within the village square, Peregian Springs is very walkable.
Hospitals and healthcare in Peregian Beach
Peregian Beach has services for physiotherapy, pathology, dental and podiatry as well as a family medical centre and a pharmacy.
Education and childcare in Peregian Beach
In Peregian Beach you will find a community kindergarten and a community college, while there are more childcare services, colleges and schools in the neighbouring Peregian Springs.
Shopping in Peregian Beach
There are diverse and eclectic shopping options in the village square including boutique clothing stores, homeware shops and gift stores. Keeping in line with Peregian’s community vibe, you won’t find anything mainstream or mass produced here – all stores are unique and boutique style, perfect for picking up a one-off piece or gift.
Sports and recreation in Peregian Beach
Besides its beautiful beach, other facilities for sports and recreation include local yoga studios, a meditation school, children’s playgrounds and a local skate park. There is also Peregian Beach Community House, which has a range of activities and classes on offer most days.
Entertainment in Peregian Beach
Peregian Beach Hotel has a sports bar and a leafy courtyard, with regular live music entertainment. And you can’t go past the popular Peregian Originals for a truly unique and local experience.
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