One of Caloundra’s older suburbs, the beach side suburb of Wurtulla has experienced excellent price growth over the past few years as investors, families and retirees snap up older-style homes and units.



Population: 5,587

Established: 1970's

Median Age: 49

% of Owners: 70.%

% of Renters: 30%

Distance to Brisbane: 92.9km

Best Feature: Beachside area, close to town


Wurtulla, located east and west of the Nicklin Way surrounded by canals and coast line, between Kawana and Currimundi, consists mainly of 3-bedroom traditional brick and tile homes along with some newer beach house-style homes.


Wurtulla is the last of the coastal strip between Caloundra and Kawana to fully develop. Now the development of surrounding suburbs such as Meridan Plains, Creekside and Birtinya and the creation of major roads has placed Wurtulla right in the heart of the action. Living in Wurtulla, you would only be maximum 15 minutes from Caloundra CBD, including restaurants and cinemas under 5 minutes from stunning local beaches perfect for a surf, cafes and sporting facilities.


Featuring shops, such as IGA, local butchers, fruit market, pharmacy and medical center as well as being located close to Talara Primary College, Kawana Waters State School Prep – 12 and C & K Kindergarten, the area has become a very central point with easy access. Wurtulla has always been a family-oriented residential area with a number of parks and lots of birdlife.  Surrounded by the canals, Currimundi lake and also minutes from the beautiful coast line with dog friendly beaches makes Wurtulla the perfect location for the keen fisher, surfer, SUP boarder or great for canoeing.


Kawana Shopping World off Nicklin way is only 10 minutes from the centrally located Wurtulla, as well as being 6 minutes away from the new Sunshine Coast University Hospital and Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital, Kawana Waters Police Station, close to service stations and being 5 minutes to Currimundi Market Place for your local shopping needs.