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The Sunshine Coast destination is known for its fresh approach to life and its home grown creativity. Discover its vast beaches, a thriving food scene and the many natural treasures of the surrounding hinterland.

With its sunshine, endless coastline, lush rainforests and easy smiles, it’s a place where you will feel like a local from the moment you arrive. Beaches, hiking, surfing, fresh local food and world-class events; from relaxation to adventure, Queensland’s naturally refreshing Sunshine Coast has it all!

Explore the relaxed lifestyles from beach to bush with day trips and excursions to famous landmarks and local attractions like Australia Zoo (home of Steve Irwin), Aussie World or get off the beaten track with hikes to Mt Coolum or Kondalilla waterfalls. Discover miles of untouched beaches or be immersed in the hive of activity of the famous local markets, including Australia’s premier artisan market, the original Eumundi Markets. Head to for further information.

The Sunshine Coast warmly welcomes delegates of the 2022 CDNM Symposium.  We invite you to stay a little longer and experience our region, outside of the conference room.  Visit Sunshine Coast, in partnership with our local tourism operators, has sourced a selection of discounted attractions, tour rates exclusively for 2022 CDNM Symposium attendees and their families.