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Sunshine CoastQueensland
Population 3,666 (2011 census)
 • Density 1,670/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4575
Area 2.2 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
  • 13 km (8 mi) N of Caloundra
  • 9 km (6 mi) SE of Maroochydore
  • 96 km (60 mi) N of Brisbane CBD
LGA(s) Sunshine Coast Region
County Canning
Parish Mooloolah
State electorate(s) Kawana
Federal Division(s) Fisher
Suburbs around Buddina:
Mooloolaba Coral Sea Coral Sea
Minyama Buddina Coral Sea
Parrearra Warana Coral Sea

Buddina /bəˈdnə/ is a suburb of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia, and includes the business district of the Kawana Waters urban centre.

A notable feature of Buddina is the Kawana Shoppingworld shopping centre, which is one of the largest shopping centres on the Sunshine Coast and features over 100 stores including Big W, Woolworths and Coles.

The eastern half of Buddina fronts the Coral Sea with a long stretch of beaches, whilst the western half of the suburb is a canal neighbourhood.

In 1977 a fatal shark attack was reported on Buddina Beach.

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