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Top Choice Fusion in Yeppoon


An Oz-Asian fusion beast, with a stylish ambience that's hard to replicate anywhere, let alone a small coastal town, by head chef Callan Crigan. Panko-crumbed tiger prawns and red sea salt soft-shell crab were our s…
Wildlife Reserve in Yeppoon

Cooberrie Park

About 15km north of Yeppoon, Cooberrie Park is a small wildlife sanctuary on 25 acres of bushland. You can see kangaroos, wallabies and peacocks wandering freely through the grounds. You can also feed the critters a…
Pub Food in Yeppoon

Strand Hotel

There has been a welcome refurb in the form of glass frontage and faux-leather furniture at this grand old pub facing the sea. The food is dependable, ranging from pizzas ($16 to $24) to fantastic steaks ($29 to $42…
Thai in Yeppoon

Thai Take-Away

Not a lot of imagination in the name, but the food is deservedly popular Thai and you can sit outside on the sidewalk, catch a sea breeze, and satisfy those chilli and coconut cravings. There’s a large selection of …
Comedy in Yeppoon

Footlights Theatre Restaurant

Footlights Theatre Restaurant hosts a three-course meal and a two-hour comedy-variety show every Friday and Saturday night. Twenty years in a difficult industry in a small town is show-stopping in its own right.
Cafe in Yeppoon


Adorable smalltown cafe with big-city breakfasts and melt-in-the-mouth cakes. Loads of gluten-free options, and without a doubt the best coffee for miles.