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Road Cycle Route: Pt. Cartwright to Moffat Beach

Road Cycle Route: Pt. Cartwright to Moffat Beach
Aroona
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Trail type
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27.3km
One-way Length
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A mostly flat route that covers some of the coasts great beaches and coastal pathways.

SUITABILITY
Suitable for beginner cyclists with a mostly flat route to enjoy. This route is 32km return.

HIGHLIGHTS
Point Cartwright views and do some whale and dolphin watching too!

HOW TO GET THERE
Start ride at Point Cartwright, popular for its surfing point break. There are also plenty of parking options. Take shared path to Point Cartwright Lookout before starting ride. Great views to north over Mooloolah River and up the coast to Noosa.

Follow Pacific Boulevard and Oceanic Drive south to Bokarina.
Travel using the marked bike lanes where there is mostly light local traffic.
At Bokarina Beachside join the new shared coastal pathway all the way to Dicky Beach.
Ride along the shores of the Currimundi Lake and stop for an ice cream at Currimundi Beach.


Continue to ride on the shared pathway to Moffat beach for a coffee or continue around ‘the beaches’ to Kings Beach which will add 6 km total to your journey.
Return via the same route.

AFTERWARDS
Catch a wave or enjoy a picnic back at Point Cartwright. You deserve it!

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  • Icon showing this activity is suitable for wheelchairsSuitable for wheelchairs
  • Icon showing this activity is suitable for walkingSuitable for walking
  • Icon showing this activity is suitable for recreational cyclingSuitable for recreational cycling
  • Icon showing this activity is suitable for mountain bikingSuitable for mountain biking
  • Icon showing this activity is suitable for horse ridingSuitable for horse riding
  • Icon showing this activity is suitable for kayakingSuitable for kayaking
  • Icon showing this activity has drinking water availableDrinking water available
  • Icon showing this activity does not have drinking water availableNo drinking water available
  • Icon showing this activity has a barbeque on siteBarbeque on site
  • Icon showing this activity has a picnic table on sitePicnic table on site
  • Icon showing this activity has toilets on siteToilets on site
  • Icon showing fires are permitted at this activityFires permitted
  • Icon showing fires are prohibited at this activityFires prohibited
  • Icon showing camping is permitted at this activityCamping permitted
  • Icon showing camping is prohibited at this activityCamping prohibited
  • Suitable for walking Suitable for walking black lines Suitable for walking
  • Suitable for recreational cycling Suitable for recreational cycling Suitable for recreational cycling
  • No drinking water available No drinking water available No drinking water available
  • Fires prohibited Fires prohibited Fires prohibited
  • Camping prohibited Camping prohibited Camping prohibited
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Always Adventure Safely!

  • Always follow any local signage, it contains key information and conditions can change at any time.
  • Use the trails with consideration for your abilities, be prepared for the adventure ahead:
    • Be aware of the weather conditions, found here: http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/.
    • Always wear appropriate clothing, focus on good footwear.
    • Always bring more water than you think you will need.
    • Be Sun Safe!
    • Always let someone know where you are going that isn’t going with you.
  • Just getting started try this site for good useful information: https://www.trailhiking.com.au/hike-safety/
  • Sunshine Coast Council does it’s best to maintain current information but things can change so always be aware that a trail may not be as listed in this guide, and report and issues via our feedback link.

Sunshine Coast Council

For any issues with this experience please contact:

Sunshine Coast Council via 07 5475 7272 or via e-mail: adventure@sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au

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