1970 saw the formation of the Noosa District Australian Football Club.
A public meeting was held, on January 26th 1970, in the Lounge Bar at the Royal Mail Hotel Tewantin to discuss forming an Australian Football club.
The football year started with a match between Morningside and Mayne at the Cooroy Showgrounds. The first Sunshine Coast Australian Football League match was played at Cooroy, under lights, on Anzac Day where Noosa defeated Nambour.
Ladder at the end of the home and away season was Nambour, Noosa, Maroochydore. In the Grand Final – Maroochydore 12.13.85 def Noosa 10.7.76