The Maroochydore City Centre Priority Development Area (PDA) was declared at the request of the Sunshine Coast Council on 19 July 2013.

Located in central Maroochydore on the Sunshine Coast, approximately 100 kilometres north of Brisbane CBD, the PDA covers council owned landholdings including the current site of the Horton Park Golf Club and private land on Dalton Drive, Maroochydore, with a total site area of approximately 60 hectares.

Sunshine Coast Regional Council, is proposing an amendment no. 2 to the Maroochydore City Centre Priority Development Area (PDA) Development Scheme to ensure that the PDA continues to provide development in line with the aspirations of the South East Queensland Regional Plan 2017.

The proposed amendment will be publicly notified from 23 November to 14 January 2019 (inclusive).

For further information about the proposed amendment no.2 or on how to lodge a submission, visit the Sunshine Coast Regional Council website.

Download the Maroochydore City Centre Proposed Development Scheme Amendment no. 2 (PDF icon 7.5 MB KB).

All development applications for the PDA are to be lodged with and assessed by Economic Development Queensland (EDQ).

Maroochydore City Centre

Maroochydore City Centre PDA Map

  1. Maroochydore State School
  2. Maroochydore Police Station
  3. Maroochydore Magistrates Court
  4. Sunshine Plaza
  5. Big Top Shopping Centre
  6. Maroochydore Homemaker Centre

Yellow line: PDA boundary

Maroochydore City Centre PDA development scheme

The Maroochydore City Centre PDA development scheme was approved by the state government on 11 July 2014 and subsequently amended in April 2016.

Find out more about the Maroochydore City Centre PDA.

Maroochydore City Centre PDA regulatory map

Maroochydore City Centre PDA FAQ's

View Sunshine Coast Regional Council's FAQs on the Maroochydore City Centre PDA.