Nightlife

Top Choice Coffee in Noosa

Clandestino Roasters

It might be off the tourist radar, but this trendy warehouse microroastery packs in hipsters, surfers and suits, all here for Noosa's top coffee. Choose from two blends and eight single origins served a number of wa…
Top Choice Bar in Noosa

Village Bicycle

Noosa's coolest local drinking spot by far, Village Bicycle is run by young mates Luke and Trevor. Splashed with street art, it's a convivial space, packed nightly with loyal regulars here to knock back some beers, …
Microbrewery in Maleny

Brouhaha Brewery

Maleny is on the craft-beer radar thanks to this hip microbrewery sporting an industrial fit-out and outdoor deck. Its nine rotating brews include IPAs, stouts, saisons and sours, some made with local produce. Can't…
Cocktail Bar in Noosa

Miss Moneypenny's

Dashing, award-winning Miss Moneypenny's sets a sophisticated scene for languid toasts. Well-crafted cocktails fall into numerous categories, from Seasonals and Sours to tongue-in-cheek '80s Cruise Ship Drinks. Not …
Cafe in Caloundra

Lamkin Lane Espresso Bar

The hearts of coffee snobs will sing at Lamkin Lane, where affable, knowledgeable baristas like nothing better than chatting about the week's pair of special blends and trio of single-origins. The team here have a s…
Coffee in Mooloolaba & Maroochydore

Pallet Espresso Bar

You'll find (upcycled) pallets here, along with chatty locals, a communal table and a couple of soccer balls, in case you feel the urge to have a kick on the lawn. Not a lot of food options (think raisin toast and s…
Microbrewery in Maleny

Big Barrel

Scotsman Ryan McLeod distilled whisky in Tasmania before buying this Maleny Mountain Wines cellar door and adding a microbrewery. Wines include a smooth Maleny rosé (made using locally grown Chambourcin grapes), whi…
Microbrewery in Caloundra

Moffat Beach Brewing Company

Just up from hipster-staple Moffat Beach, this cafe-cum-microbrewery has both guest and house brews on tap (look out for the cult-status double IPA Iggy Hop). Bottled beers span Oz and the globe; the four-brew paddl…
Club in Mooloolaba & Maroochydore

SolBar

SolBar is a godsend for city-starved indie fans. A constantly surprising line-up takes to the stage here, and budding singer-songwriters can try their own luck at the open-mic night on Wednesdays. The venue doubles …
Cocktail Bar in Caloundra

26 Degrees

Twenty-six degrees is both the average temperature in Caloundra and the town's degree of latitude – it's now also one of Caloundra's most fashionable spots to imbibe. Located inside the Rumba Resort, the poolside ba…