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Merry-go-round, Kin Kin Festival, Kin KinSurfers, Noosa Main Beach, Noosa Heads, 29-30 January, 1967 Reg Cannon, John Ribot (Reebs), and Wayne Bennett,  Victory Hotel, Cooroy, ca early 1980sTeachers, Group Photo, Cooroy State School, Cooroy, 1957George Larard, Lake Cootharaba, Boreen Point, 1929 Tennis Club members, Cooroy State School, Cooroy, 1933 Public Swimming Pool, Peregian BeachGreen Gables Café, Golden Beach 1950sHouse and tourist boat at the Frying Pan, Noosa RiverGuests, Laguna House, Hastings Street, Noosa Heads, 1947Competitors, Noosa Festival of Surfing, Noosa Main Beach, Noosa Heads, 10 March 2013Boats, Parkyn's jetty, Noosa River, Tewantin, 1960Horse Riding, Weyba Creek, Noosaville, ca 1991Gooloi Street looking west, Tewantin, ca 1950sHastings Street, Noosa Heads, ca 1970s


Welcome to Heritage Noosa, an online collection of images, videos, interviews, documents, maps, and memorabilia held in the collections of the Noosa Library Service Heritage Library and other local heritage organisations. The site provides easy online access to a rich store of heritage material relating to the Noosa Shire region, its people, places and events, past and present.

The aim of the site is to continually grow and add to the Noosa Story. If you think something is incorrect or have additional information related to any of the items on the site, please register and login (by clicking the link in the top right corner) and add what you know.

We are always interested in new material to add to the collection, either as a loan of items to digitise or as a donation. Please contact us if you have images, videos or memorabilia to share.

You are welcome to share material on this site on social media or between individuals on a non-commercial basis but please include a reference and a link back to the original page. Learn more about using the images in the collection

Learn more about the images and other materials in our collection.

Please note that the names and images of deceased Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples may be contained within this collection.



Bayview GuesthouseNoosa Yacht and Rowing Club under construction, 142 Gympie Terrace, Noosaville, 1993 - March 1994Noosa Heads Surf Life Saving Club Rescue Boat, 1978 Richard Parkyn La Balsa expedition crew, media conference, November 1970

Big seas, Noosa River Mouth, Noosa Heads, Easter 1998Interior, Tewantin-Noosa Coaches bus, Tewantin, March 1973Flooding, Lakes Motel, Hilton Terrace, Tewantin, 1992Aerial view, Sunshine Beach, February 1981Birthday PartyBoating Party, Noosa Heads, early 20th centuryAbove Picnic Cove, Coastal Walk, Noosa National Park, Noosa Heads, 1 August 2023Beachgoers, ca 1950sView north,  Noosa Hill, Noosa Heads, October 1972Poinciana Avenue, Tewantin Pipe Band, parade, Main Street, Kin Kin, ca 1980sJack Parkyn with daughter Edna on her wedding day, Tewantin, 3 December 1940 Views to Noosa Main Beach from Little Cove, Noosa HeadsVic Collins launching 'Lady Eyleen', Noosa River, ca 1990sModel, promotional photos, Sunshine Coast Speedway, Tewantin, 21 May 1973Olive and Betty FreemanMarion Dunstan, Wallace Park Precinct 21st Birthday Celebrations, Wallace House, Wallace Park, Noosaville, 4 December 2014Hillside cottage, Coolum Beach, Noosa Heads, 7 November 1948Aly Wagner, proprietor of Mon Caprise boutique, shows a dress to Mrs R Petty and Mrs R Ross of Tewantin, Opening, Noosa River Shopping Centre, cnr Thomas Street & Gympie Terrace, Noosaville, August 1970Car racing, Sunshine Coast Speedway, Wappa Falls Road, Yandina, December 1973Noosa Shire Council's 50th anniversary meeting, Cooran Hall Community Notices Hut, 33 Maple Street, Cooroy, 1998Breastplate awarded to George Bash, King of Gyndier, Noosa Olive Freeman, in costumeTait's Hotel, Tewantin, 1918 Construction and accommodation, Hastings Street, Noosa Heads, 21 March 1981Noosa River, Noosa Heads, 1933Emma Freeman, Gatakers Bay, Pialba, July 1955Day trip, Coloured Sands, Teewah BeachCoolum cinema , 1980sMrs. Diefenbach, Eric McCarthy and Mrs Payne, Red Cross blood donations, Noosaville Surgery, Noosaville, 3 November 1971Competitor, Noosa Heads Surfboard Open, Sunshine Beach, September 1969Beachgoers, Noosa Main Beach, Noosa Heads, ca 1950sAttendees, Christmas Eve Mardi Gras, Poinciana Avenue, Tewantin, 24 December 1969Car racing, speedway meeting, Caboolture, 28 January 1973Rosie Hall, Performance, Kin Kin Hall, Kin Kin, 1980sPelicans, taken in front of jetty and cottage, Arthur Ronlund's residence, Ward Street, Tewantin, 5 October 1953. Pelicans, Noosa River, Noosaville, September 2021Presentation, Apex Club of Tewantin Noosa, Tewantin, 1973Horse rider, Walanco Riding School, Tewantin Road, midway Tewantin and Cooroy, 25 June 1977Olive Freeman, ca 1926Noosa Board Riders (North Sunshine), Boiling Pot, 3 March 2008'Noosa Vale', Noosa Heads,  ca 1949Methodist Church and Gooloi Street, Tewantin, 1920 Hastings Street, Laguna Bay and mouth of Noosa River, Noosa Heads, 1935

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