A Guide to the Mooloolaba Triathlon

A Guide to the Mooloolaba Triathlon

Welcome to the Mooloolaba Triathlon. Where every race starts and finishes within the sound of the waves… right in the heart of one of Australia’s most stunning coastal destinations. It’s more than just a race; it’s a celebration of athleticism, community, and the beauty of the Sunshine Coast.

Set against the backdrop of Mooloolaba Beach, this event beckons athletes and spectators alike to indulge in a weekend of action-packed fun. But even if you’re not racing, the vibrant atmosphere and breathtaking scenery make it an event worth experiencing.

Triathlon Details

Held on the 9th and 10th of March 2024, the Mooloolaba Triathlon offers three distinct events:

Mooloolaba Triathlon: The flagship event, challenging athletes with a standard distance triathlon course.

Mooloolaba Triathlon Relay Teams: Perfect for those who prefer to share the thrill of competition with friends or family, this event allows teams to conquer the triathlon together.

Sprint Triathlon: For those who are new to the sport or prefer a shorter distance, the Sprint Triathlon offers an exciting opportunity to test their skills in a supportive environment.

View the Event Schedule Here.

Unwind in Mooloolaba

Beyond the racecourse, Mooloolaba offers a plethora of activities to delight visitors. Imagine stepping out of your accommodation onto the pure white sand of Mooloolaba Beach, or cycling to Mooloolaba Spit for calm, sheltered waters and fresh seafood straight off the trawler.

The beachfront esplanade beckons with its array of shops and dining options, while the Wharf promises delicious meals and stunning views. Voted one of TripAdvisor’s Top Ten Australian Beaches for two consecutive years, Mooloolaba epitomises the Sunshine Coast’s holiday spirit, offering a safe and family-friendly environment for relaxation and adventure.

Explore the Sunshine Coast

Use Mooloolaba as your base camp for exploring everything the Sunshine Coast has to offer. Venture into the Hinterland for panoramic views of the Glass House Mountains or lose yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Original Eumundi Markets. Thrill-seekers can tackle the TreeTop Challenge at the Big Pineapple, while water enthusiasts can explore the pristine waters of the Pumicestone Passage on a paddleboard.

With over 100 kilometers of pristine sandy beaches, surrounded by the quiet beauty of coastal and hinterland villages, the Sunshine Coast truly has it all.

Getting There

Conveniently located just a 20-minute drive from the Sunshine Coast Airport, Mooloolaba is easily accessible by air. For those who prefer to drive, the Sunshine Coast is a self-drive destination situated approximately 100 kilometers north of Brisbane. With major car rental companies represented at both the Sunshine Coast and Brisbane airports, getting to Mooloolaba is a breeze.

The Mooloolaba Tri Experience

The Mooloolaba Triathlon isn’t just about crossing the finish line; it’s about embracing the entire experience. Whether you’re diving into the pristine waters of Mooloolaba Beach, cycling along scenic coastal roads, or pounding the pavement with fellow athletes, every moment is an opportunity for growth and celebration.

So, whether you’re a seasoned triathlete or a newcomer to the sport, come join and celebrate the sun, the sand, and the surf on Mooloolaba’s stunning coastline.

Stay at our Mooloolaba Accommodation

Make the most of your Mooloolaba Triathlon experience by staying in our premier accommodation options. Imagine waking up to the gentle sound of waves lapping against the shore and stepping out onto your balcony to witness the sunrise over the sparkling ocean. Don’t miss the chance to experience the beauty of this town for the Mooloolaba Tri, book your accommodation with us today!