Situated in the south-eastern region of Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Southside is approximately 146 kilometres away from the capital city of Brisbane. Mount Scotchy, Mount Booker and Tagigan Range are some of the various landscapes and seascapes that surround the town of Southside. The vicinity of Southside also has neighbouring tourist spots, including Borumba Deer Park, which is a relaxing privately owned caravan and camp ground in Yabba Creek, and Woodworks Museum, which tells a story about forests, people and wood. To get to the residential district of Southside, the main transport services used are the Nashville train station and the Sunshine Coast Airport. Vacationists who wish to stay in the area have hotel selections such as Gympie Muster Inn, Shady Rest Motel and The Royal Hotel.