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Breathe: Let the salty sea breeze fill your lungs. Listen: let the sound of waves crashing on the shoreline calm your mind. Adventure: have it with each swim, surf, and skin on clear blue waters. Feast: with each picnic, barbecue, sip of coffee, and 5-star meal along tropical shores. Feel: fine grains of sand beneath your toes and the warm, humid air around you.

Whether it's the local laidback lifestyle, the glimmering golden sands, or the picturesque parklands; the Sunshine Coast life and vibe will forever feel like your very own paradisal escape from the city's hustle and bustle. With golden coastlines, brilliant blue waters, and a myriad of attractions to tickle anyone's fancy; you're bound to have an adventure on each corner of the Sunshine Coast.

Drive your way to a Sunny adventure from Noosa to Maroochydore, to Nambour, to Caloundra, to Maleny, to Kawana, with a comfortable and reliable car hire Sunshine Coast service from Alpha. Discover the Sunny Coast magic in all of its beautiful beaches, exotic hinterlands, and so much more, at your own pace for affordable prices. Whether you're traveling alone, with a partner, or with a large group, we will have a vehicle for you. We do our best to provide you with everything you could possibly need in a car. So if you're worried about reading maps while driving or keeping rowdy children safe; don't. We provide sat navs, baby boosters, and baby seats for your convenience.

Have a sweet balance of comfort and cool as you cruise through Maroochy, Noosa, and every other beautiful destination on Sunny on-the-cheap with a car rental Sunshine Coast Airport service only from Alpha Car Hire.

Sunshine Coast Airport

  • Sunshine Coast Airport:
  • 36 Aerodrome Road
  • Maroochydore QLD 4558
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, Car Hire November 2012 Leilana voted our over all service 5 out of 5 stars 5/5

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Many many thanks for your service in helping out a stressful situation with jetstar flight delayed and the time getting on to past 11pm at night. Your assistant that night was jovial..Fun and relaxed and was a pleasure to deal with..Hopefully someone gives him a pat on the back his name was kevin. At melboure tullamarine. Car was great!! Great service..Thanks for your service :)

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We arrived after hours and instructions to pick up car were spot on - that was a great way to start our holiday. The staff I spoke with on the phone were happy and courteous and great to deal with and the cost of car hire was very reasonable.

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Free Airport Transfer at the Sunshine Coast Airport

When your destination is known for being a paradisal holiday venue for magnificent sceneries, amazing beaches, and lush parks, you know it's going to be crazy getting there.

Don't even worry about the hassle of picking up your car when you get to Sunny. Once you land, give us a ring and we'll pick you up from the airport to take you to our Maroochydore or Sunshine Coast Airport site. From there, you can cruise to your heart's desire in a practically brand new car, around one of the most beautiful places in Queensland.

Don't stress yourself with fare negotiations with cabbies or hectic airport traffic, and let Alpha Car Hire take care of all these headaches for you. With a car hire Sunshine Coast Airport service from Alpha, you get from point A to point B whenever you want, in the pace that's most comfortable for you. Save up on expensive cab fares with a car rental that can go as low as $29 per day. Remember, if you can find a price that's lower, send us the quote and we will beat the price of any competition with our price beat guarantee.

Sunshine Coast Attractions

There are so many attractions around the coastal hubs and commercial areas of Sunny Coast to pique your interest. From Maroochydore (where the airport is) and beyond, here are some of our favourite attractions:

Noosa Springs Golf and Spa Resort

Links Drive, Noosa Heads, Queensland 4567

From health to fitness, to leisure, to beauty and more -- Noosa Springs Golf and Spa Resort is sure to give you that R&R you definitely deserve. Noosa Springs is more than a golf course and more than a spa. It's a magical place to soothe aching muscles, calm and focus a chaotic mind, improve the overall wellness of the body, and rejuvenate a weary spirit.

Strengthen your body and focus your mind with a full range fitness centre, or outdoor sports in a spectacularly picturesque setting. Whether you want to go from fore to score or from love to ace, you'll enjoy the sight of lush greens, clean fresh water lakes, local wildlife, and the immaculate condition of the course, the court, and all other facilities.

Play a round of 9 or 18 in a fun championship course that isn't lacking in challenge. This 6758 yard, par 72 course has undulating fairways and a strategic layout to test even the lower handicappers. But with a little bit of Golf IQ, you should be hitting pars and birdies like a pro.

Learn, train, or play a game of tennis on the Noosa Springs tennis courts, on top of the clubhouse. Move with ease and comfort in any of their four courts. Release a bit of that leftover energy at night, and have a floodlit night match. Let your friends cheer you as you give one smash after the other, as they watch you from the undercover spectator seating.

Need to work out a good sweat before you go on with your day? No worries. Noosa Springs has everything from a complete gym, to yoga classes, circuit training, zumba, body pump, chiball, F.I.T, and much more. They even have a gorgeous plateau for your outdoor exercise activities, and a 25 metre heated swimming pool where you can swim laps or where you can just lounge about after a great workout.

When you're done working your body to the bone, soothe those aching muscles and relax your senses in the Noosa Springs Spa. Experience the kind of luxury that only the ancient Romans and Greeks did with the Hydro Massage Pool. Feel relaxation unlike any other as you float through highly mineralised water, warmed to nearly body temperature in the Floatation Pool. Detoxify your body as infrared heat penetrates through your skin with the Infrared Sauna. Enjoy therapeutic baths that scream opulence with the candlelit Geisha Bath.

For overall wellness of the body, mind, and spirit, visit the Noosa Springs Golf and Spa Resort. For bookings and more information, visit their website at

Aussie World

Experience one of Australia's Favourite Theme Parks

73 Frizzo Road, Palmview, Queensland 4553

Whether you're with family, friends, or even your significant other; Aussie World is going to be a happy place for anyone and everyone.

Spend more time in exhilarating rides than in long queues, as Aussie World's all-inclusive price includes unlimited rides. Enjoy feature rides that will make kids and kids at heart swish, swirl, slide, roll, splash, and laugh from all the excitement. Test your courage as you experience weightlessness, and plummet from teeth-chattering heights, spin in crazy directions, and zip through impossible speeds with Aussie World's thrill rides. Play a round of minigolf, see yourself in the wackiest ways with crazy mirrors, feel that refreshing splash in Leak and Logs, do so much more with all of their quirky and family-friendly attractions. Think that the rides are too much for the little ones? No problem.

They have a full range of fun rides and attractions especially made for your tiny tots. When the you're worn out and tired from your crazy day of fun, head out to the Aussie World Cafe to replenish your strength, and don't forget to drop by the gift shop to get awesome souvenirs of your Aussie World adventure.

However old or young, there's something exciting in store just for you in one of Australia's favourite theme parks. For more information visit

Maroochydore Beach

Visit Maroochydore Beach

Maroochydore Beach, Queensland

Bask in the Maroochy sun and breathe in the salty sea breeze as you walk along the glorious coastline of the Maroochydore Beach. You're going to have a day of smiles as bright as the sun, as you listen to the sounds of waves upon the tropical shore backing tinkling laughter from people in the beautiful seaside.

Among new friends, with a date, or with family; you'll never run out of things to do in the Maroochy Beach. You're in a beach so enjoy the swim, surf, and ski on brilliant blue waters. Play a round of beach volleyball or frisbee on warm, golden sand. Lounge about, read a book, or perfect that tan on the shoreline.

Have a big family barbie in one of the many parks, bbq, and picnic facilities around. Don't want to cook on a holiday? Leave the food prep to the pros and head out the Surf Club, RSL, or one of the many restaurants around the area for a great meal. Let the kids play in the nearby playground or bike along the paths. Everything fun and exciting is but a stone throw's away from Maroochydore Beach. Keep your fears at bay in knowing that the beach is patrolled by the Maroochydore Surf Life Saving Club, so you and your little ones are always safe in and out of the waters.

Horton Park Golf Club

1 Golf Street, Maroochydore, Queensland 4558

Whether you want to close a deal or just want to have a casual 18 holes with a few new friends; you're going to enjoy aiming for a birdie in the Horton Park Golf Club. One thing's for sure, they offer excellent service.

You're going to have a pleasant game in this 5978 yard course, but don't be fooled by the shortness. With fast greens, well-positioned bunkers, thick roughs, and spread-out dams that test your skills, this is not a course that you can overpower. It's all about playing smart and knowing where to miss. Don't panic either: The lush Horton layout challenges the lower handicapped players from the gold tee, and evens out the playing field for the high handicappers and seniors from the white tee. Playing a newbie, a jungolfer, an amateur, or a pro, it's going to be an interesting game for flight members of all levels.

Go from fore to score with Horton Park Golf Club's pro-shop. It has all of the latest equipment and AAA PGA and ALPG professional instructors who can coach you in advanced facilities the Albatross to Zoysia's of golf. Work on your swing before the game in Horton's driving range. It's open to both members and non-members, you could always go to their driving range that's open day and night.

For bookings and more infomation, visit

Sunshine Coast Toll Roads

Queensland has several toll roads to get around, but the one you'd probably use the most around these parts is the Sunshine Motorway, a 33km Australian motorway on Sunny Coast. If you've ever driven around QLD, then you know that all tolls require fees to pass through. The beauty of the Sunshine Motorway is that it's a low budget motorway since it changes direction from East-West to North-South at the Nicklin Way interchange. Take note that most of the traffic goes through only one lane for each direction, through most of this toll's stretch.

When you're done with your Sunny Coast adventure, take the Sunshine Motorway to explore the amazing towns of Maroochydore and Mooloolaba along the road.

Parking in Sunshine Coast

Remember that parking and other road regulations across Australia are there for a reason. Keep yourself, your passengers, and pedestrians safe by always following the road rules and regulations.

If you see a sign that says "P" alone, that means there's no limit to how long you can park. However if there is a number before "P", that means that you have a time limit for how long you can park in an area. For instance, a sign that says "3P" would tell you that you have a maximum of 3 hours to park your car in that spot.

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Discover all that is bright and beautiful in Sunny Coast with a cheap car rental Sunshine Coast service from Alpha Car Hire. Remember: if you can find a better deal for your car, send us the quote and we'll beat the price -- guaranteed! Wanderlust through Sunshine Coast comfortably and conveniently, and book a vehicle from Alpha Car Hire today!