The Pumicestone Passage on the Sunshine Coast is internationally recognised and loved by locals and visitors alike who enjoy swimming, paddling, fishing and boating on this beautiful water way. Here you will find significant flora such as sand islands, mangroves, salt marshes, intertidal flats and seagrass meadows which is home to fauna including turtles, water mice, migratory shorebirds and dugongs. The local Sunshine Coast Council is committed to protecting the waterway and ensuring its health. Taking part in the annual Healthy Land and Water Monitoring Program ensures that targets are met and care is taken of this valuable water way. Late in 2019, the Pumicestone Passage was awarded and A- for its ecological health ensuring this asset is at its best for its inhabitants and visitors. Rest assure that when you holiday in the Caloundra region and enjoy this stunning water way it is healthy and at its best for your usage.
Caloundra Holiday Accommodation on the Water
Why not book your Caloundra accommodation right on the water at Pumicestone Passage and enjoy all it has to offer. At Windward Passage you are steps away from the sandy shore and water of the passage which is perfect for swimming, windsurfing, paddling, boating and fishing. Families with young children love the flat water of the passage and the great accommodation options at our resort. From the family friendly 2 bedroom courtyard apartment, 4 bedroom disabled apartment, 2 and 3 bedroom ocean view apartments to the stunning penthouse there is sure to be the perfect holiday apartment for your needs. Combined with our fantastic waterfront location, easy access to Caloundra and fantastic onsite facilities, this is the perfect holiday accommodation option for your next getaway.
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The Pumicestone Passage, nature’s playground is a narrow and shallow estuary consisting of a meandering system or channels, sand banks and islands. It is a birdwatchers paradise, home to the oldest registered fish habitat in Queensland and one of Australia’s most important bird and marine habitats. Loved by many for its flat water and a stunning Glasshouse Mountain backdrop, Pumicestone Passage accommodation is highly sought after by those wanting a relaxing holiday by the water. Nature lovers will have their eye out for dolphins, dugongs, turtles, migratory and native birds, that call this area home or a stop over on their way to escape the cold weather of their homes. Intertidal flats, mangroves and seagrass meadows provide refuge and food to its inhabitants. Water loving humans will enjoy a range of aquatic activities in this calm and tranquil water way including swimming, paddling, kayaking, windsurfing and boating. If this sounds like your idea of the perfect holiday location, book your holiday accommodation today.
Accommodation overlooking the Pumicestone Passage
The view from Windward Passage says it all…you will wake to stunning sun rises over the ocean and be mesmerised by water craft as they navigate their way up the Queensland coastline. The lights of Caloundra by night are a sight to behold and truly relaxing. Situated overlooking the magnificent Pumicestone Passage, this resort offers fully self contained and ensuited apartments including two specifically designed disabled person apartments. All apartments are light, airy and spacious with private balconies that provide magnificent and unspoilt views of the surrounding water way and towards Caloundra. Offering absolute waterfront accommodation, there are no roads to cross and nothing between you and the beach, making it ideal for families.
For your next holiday, why not explore this stunning area of the Sunshine Coast and book your Pumicestone Passage accommodation directly with us for the best rate guaranteed.
It’s the perfect Caloundra accommodation overlooking the Pumicestone Passage if you’re bringing the family. Windward Passage Apartments at Golden Beach have all the room you might possibly need to accommodate your tribe. With fully self contained two, three and four bedroom apartments that are located right on this stunning waterway. You couldn’t get closer or handier with this position on the Pumicestone Passage. Step outside the grounds and you’re on the beach already. No hotfooting it across the tarmac. No cars to watch for, just free passage to the beach. You can’t get better than that, especially two beaches along, the most popular beaches, Kings and Bulcock Beaches occupy an enviable position very, very close to the cafes and restaurants lining the esplanade. While you may have to take a five minute stroll for a dinner out, the busy nightlife also stays there. The tranquil position of the Windward Passage Apartment Resort on the beautiful Pumicestone Passage is very peaceful — during the day and in the evening.
Pumicestone Passage Caloundra
Visitors to the Sunshine Coast will appreciate the cosy position that the Windward Passage Apartment occupy at the top of Pumicestone Passage at Caloundra. The beach itself is very calm and safe for the kids to swim in and is surf patrolled. Golden Beach is perfect for fishing, swimming and boating with some excellent boat ramps for boaties to launch their craft. There’s also plenty of playgrounds nearby for when the kids want a change of pace from hanging out on the beach. Keen fishermen without a boat can cast off from the Military Jetty on Golden Beach. A solidly built dock from WWII, it remains a popular fixture on the beach.
If your day out fishing doesn’t work out then there’s the Sandbar Café and Kiosk on Bulcock Beach that serves up some of the best fish and chips on the Sunshine Coast — beer-battered and crumbed local fish with hand cut chips. The café also has an excellent menu of designer burgers, salads and desserts. Eat in the café or enjoy your dinner on the picnic tables overlooking Bulcock Beach.
It’s the simple pleasures that you remember. Book that perfect Caloundra Accommodation Overlooking the Pumicestone Passage at Windward Passage Apartments on Golden Beach. You’ll love it and your family will too.