You don’t need to spend a bucket when you visit Rainbow Getaway! With our beautiful grounds, swimming pool, entertainment areas around the BBQ and full kitchen – self catering is easy. And here are 20 ideas for your family in the hub of Australia’s Nature Coast, that won’t cost you a cent!
  1. Swim at the beach and thank our wonderful surf lifesavers for looking out for us.
  2. See the Coloured Sands from the beach or from Carlo Sandblow.
  3. Walk to Poona Lake -play spot the goanna.
  4. Follow the Swap It Signs in town and take steps to the Lookout, everyone takes a photo at the propeller.
  5. Spend the day at Inskip Point beside an old sink hole — BYO picnic and shade.
  6. Craft, listen to stories and enjoy the Library Holiday Activity. Our Rainbow Beach library will host a children’s activity session every holidays and visitors are very welcome with FREE Crafts stories games and activities for school age children. For Under 5’s Monday mornings at Rainbow Beach library and Thursdays mornings at Tin Can Bay Library there are special First 5 forever storytelling  and craft sessions.
  7. Wonder at the waterfalls on the beach and the underground water systems.
  8. Climb the mini-sandblow, near Mudlo Rocks, build a dam at the base and then watch it overflow!
  9. Feast your eyes at the Sandblow. Our guests return again and again – breathtaking in any season, any time of the day. Just go to watch the sun slink under the horizon over the Sandy Straits.
  10. Play cricket on the headland.
  11. Hit the parks – play tag!
  12. Touch footy on the beach.
  13. Fly a kite.
  14. Look for interesting shells and rocks. Try skimming rocks…
  15. Ride your bike – there’s a good track out to the school road and towards Inskip Point.
  16. Take your lunch to the picnic tables – kids can play in the park, while you admire the view – even spotting whales at certain times of the year.
  17. 4WD to Middle Rock or to Inskip Point after Rainbow Shores – you don’t need a permit.
  18. Finish with a mandatory sandcastle, you are in Rainbow Beach!
  19. Have you been to Seary’s Creek? Another must do – read the sign there and learn about the local critters and the history.
  20. Explore Mudlo Rocks – they change EVERY day!
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