The Maroochy Regional Bushland Botanic Garden is located in Tanawha on the Sunshine Coast. The garden showcases plants native to east coast subtropical Australia. The gardens, including the Arts and Ecology Centre are set amongst 82 hectares of eucalypt and riparian forest, with lagoons, walking tracks, artworks and a myriad of native plants and wildlife.
Noosa Botanic Gardens are located on the shores of Lake Macdonald near Cooroy and cover over 8 hectares. Attractions include a spectacular lakeside amphitheatre, zen garden and fern house.