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Sunshine Coast Event Calendar

The Sunshine Coast is home to some of Queensland's favourite events and festivals, from marathons and triathlons across the beautiful Sunshine Coast beaches to food and wine festivals, outdoor cinemas and more local markets than any other cities in the state! The Sunshine Coast's event calendar is jam packed full of community events designed to bring people together, locals and visitors alike. Browse all upcoming events in the List View, or see what's on this month.

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August

19-28 August

Experience the Sunshine Coast's warm subtropical rainforest, full open eucalypt forest and picturesque waterfalls during this eight day festival of guided walks

21 August

A fun filled day for the family and your four legged friends.All funds raised will be donated to 4 Paws Animal Rescue Inc.A relaxed pace walk for all the family to enjoy.PLUS........PET EXPO featuring approx 50 standsInfo on vet care, food, training, pet products plus lots moreLive MusicSausage SizzleDevonshire TeaDancing Dogs DisplayPet Fancy Dres...

23-28 August

Held over six magical days and unforgettable nights among the towering gums of Amamoor Creek State Forest Park, celebrates the true spirit of country Australia. It's a phenomenal experience rooted in music and community, far removed from ties and clocks, suits and schedules

September

1 September

What is a Cuddle Night - Why will it leave me feeling connected, relaxed and inspired... Your welcome to join in and experience Cuddle Night for Yourself and bring a friend if you like.... ... NOW... 3½ hour .... because you asked for it.....!Fully Facilitated, structured, safe workshop on boundaries, intimacy, communication and social affec...

17 September

In this day and age Dads are more involved in their children’s lives than ever before but sometimes they just don’t know what to do when it comes to the ‘big day ‘ –  labour day.  This workshop will step Dad through massage techniques to help Mum and Bub through the various stages of  labour. Mum wi...

20-25 September

NIDA is running short courses this spring in the Sunshine Coast, for adults and young people. This is your opportunity to experience exciting courses and to learn from industry professional tutors with expertise in theatre, film and television. ... The National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) is Australia’s premier institute for training in...

24 September

A full day of family entertainment, free activities, music, food, cold and hot seafood and other assorted delicious things to keep you going. ... This year also features the Boat and Camping Show - Saturday 24th 9am - 4pm and Sunday 25th 10am - 2pm.

October

1 October

They’re insane. They’re outta control. They’re The Hellraisers of Insanity.One Extreme night of non stop crazy thrills, spills and stunt action galore.STOCKLAND PARK KAWANAFROM 6PM OCTOBER 1STBrace yourself for insane motorcycle stunts, mind blowing car stunts, roll over trucks, in one huge night of high octane family excitement n...

5-15 October

Gympie Goldrush Festival is an annual celebration of James Nash’s discovery of gold in Gympie in 1867, and the subsequent establishment of Gympie City, “the town that saved Queensland”.  The eleven days festival is held in early October and celebrates the area’s fascinating heritage whilst showcasing the Cooloola re...

7-9 October

... The fifth annual Caloundra Music Festival will be held over the weekend of 7 - 9 October.   ... This not for profit family-friendly community event celebrates the environment, cultural achievements and community pride of the Caloundra area. ...

13-15 October

Annie Oakley has come to the Sunshine Coast to join Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show when the students of St Andrew's Anglican College Primary School present "Annie Get Your Gun" live on stage. The audience will be amazed and adults will remember the story of a sharp shooting tomboy, a turbulent romance and the wild west troupe. The show features an...

29 October

If you’re after original fashion with funk and flair, then put Saturday 29 October in your diary for the PASSION FOR FASHION day at Eumundi Markets. ... Renowned as a springboard for emerging designers, The Original Eumundi Markets hosts PASSION FOR FASHION each year to celebrate the unique designs of the many fashionistas within the market c...

November

11 November

Proudly brought to you by the Caloundra Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc. ... Unique local arts and crafts ... Hand designed clothing and accessories ... Tantalise your taste buds with an array of tasty foods as well as deli foods and local organic produce ... Demonstrational art by local artists ... Entertainment including street theatre and...

26 November
Occurs second Saturday of every month

Fortnightly Saturday "All Weather" Market at the North Shore Community Centre, Mudjimba from 1:00 - 5:00pm.  ... Featuring a blend of local arts and crafts, handmade and second hand clothes, second hand bargains, farmers produce, food and drinks, fun for the kids.  ... Also boasting a wonderful afternoon of LIVE MUSIC showcasing our talen...

26 November
Occurs fourth Saturday of every month

Fortnightly Saturday "All Weather" Market at the North Shore Community Centre, Mudjimba from 1:00 - 5:00pm.  ... Featuring a blend of local arts and crafts, handmade and second hand clothes, second hand bargains, farmers produce, food and drinks, fun for the kids.  ... Also boasting a wonderful afternoon of LIVE MUSIC showcasing our talen...

December

16 December

Eumundi Summer Nights kicks off this Friday 16 December in Eumundi from 5pm – 9pm, and looks set to be a sure-fire hit with locals! ... Enjoy a relaxed night out, with market food stalls, art and craft stalls, and fabulous entertainment including live music, performances by comedic juggler Great Scott, craft workshops for kids, and free outdo...

23 December

Eumundi Summer Nights kicks off this Friday 16 December in Eumundi from 5pm – 9pm, and looks set to be a sure-fire hit with locals! ... Enjoy a relaxed night out, with market food stalls, art and craft stalls, and fabulous entertainment including live music, performances by comedic juggler Great Scott, craft workshops for kids, and free outdo...

30 December

Eumundi Summer Nights kicks off this Friday 16 December in Eumundi from 5pm – 9pm, and looks set to be a sure-fire hit with locals! ... Enjoy a relaxed night out, with market food stalls, art and craft stalls, and fabulous entertainment including live music, performances by comedic juggler Great Scott, craft workshops for kids, and free outdo...

2012

January

6 January

Eumundi Summer Nights kicks off this Friday 16 December in Eumundi from 5pm – 9pm, and looks set to be a sure-fire hit with locals! ... Enjoy a relaxed night out, with market food stalls, art and craft stalls, and fabulous entertainment including live music, performances by comedic juggler Great Scott, craft workshops for kids, and free outdo...

9 January

MON 09 JAN – KINGS BEACH TAVERN, SUNSHINE COAST Tickets available from www.oztix.com.au &1300 762 545 & the venue   ... WE HAVE TWO DOUBLE PASSES TO THE SHOW TO GIVEAWAY!!!  To enter simply email [email protected] and tell us the names of all three Bluejuice albums. ... For the 3rd year in a row, BLUEJU!CE are packing...

13 January

Eumundi Summer Nights kicks off this Friday 16 December in Eumundi from 5pm – 9pm, and looks set to be a sure-fire hit with locals! ... Enjoy a relaxed night out, with market food stalls, art and craft stalls, and fabulous entertainment including live music, performances by comedic juggler Great Scott, craft workshops for kids, and free outdo...

February

2 February - 29 March
Occurs every week on Thursday

The Cutie Curators, an initiative of the Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, invites you to bring your gorgeous babies and toddlers and join us for fun, creative and cultural play-based learning, specifically designed for ages zero to five! Held every Thursday from 9.15am till 10.30am,  during school terms, the Cutie Curators offers themed da...

6 February - 26 March

Mondays - 6th February to 26th March 2012 (7.00pm - 8.30pm)Bookings are essential as numbers are strictly limited.Purchase tickets now online through red e-tix or call Red Chair on (07) 5473 9498 No experience necessary. What to wear? Female students should wear a closed toe shoe with a solid heel of at least 3cm, such as a char...

12 February

Our first Show for the year is the Valentines Day Swing Spectacular, featuring Craig Martin (U.K.) supported by his Swing Band and dynamic Female Vocalists, who will sing duets with Craig. For all the details and more, check out details below and our slickest ever poster (attached). ...  A SWINGING VALENTINE'S DAY ... Originally from Liverpool...

26 February

... Tango del Momento    -  Argentine Tango in WOOMBYE(Sunshine Coast) ...   ... Evening Workshop & Practica ... Woombye School of Arts, in the main street off Nambour Connection Road. ... Sunday,  26th February   7:00 - 10:00pm, ... Entry $30, including Light Supper and Plunger Coffe...

March

3 March

THE LOTHAR SCHILDHORST ALL STAR SEXTET ...   ... Lothar       SCHILDHORST        Vibraphone ... Paul          WILLIAMS              Clarinet & Saxophone ... Bob           MASSEY     &nbs...

31 March - 15 April

Kids can come and explore the fun side of science at our kids' science workshops at the Big Pineapple this Easter. ... Choose from "Icky Sticky Ooey Gooey", "Blow Off", "Sticky and Stretchy Water" or "Mixed Up". ... Don't wear your best clothes because we get really hands on and things can get pretty messy! ... For information about session times...

April

8 April

The Caloundra Chamber of Commerce has received word that the Easter Bunny will be making a very special visit to the Markets on Bulcock on Easter Sunday to help us celebrate Easter. ... We encourage everyone, stall holders, shop owners and visitors alike, to get into the spirit of Easter. ... Our stalls in the markets and retailers on Bulcock Stree...

15 April

The Wizard & Oz are Back ...   ... On Concert Grand Piano ...   ... Andrew Farrell (The Wizard) is one of the finest Piano players in the country, Totally Unique, I have never seen anyone do what he can do, from Classical, Jazz and Blues to Today’s Music, and Vocals to match !!! ...   ... Dave McMillan (Oz) is dynamic Guita...

22 April

On Sunday 22nd April 2012, Bulcock Street will be filledwith laughter, fun and lots of entertainment and surprises as Markets onBulcock, Caloundra celebrate our 10th birthday. ... Held every Sunday from 8am-1pm, Markets on Bulcock,Caloundra feature unique arts and crafts, family entertainment, fresh produceand flowers PLUS local cages, boutiques an...

27-28 April

St Andrew's in conjunction with Laguna Bay Air conditioning and Salt 4 Property Management presents, CHICAGO. The St Andrew's Secondary School Musical is an adapted version of the famous Broadway production. On the dirty streets of the lost and bewildered city of Chicago, citizens endure a life filled with murder, greed, betrayal, violence, mayhem...

May

11-12 May

ADVERTISING ... This is the annual Mother's Day Orchid Show for members of the Noosa District Orchid & Foliage Society. ... It will be held On Friday 11 May, 8.30am - 5.30pm and on Saturday 12 may, 8.30am - 2.30pm in the C.W.A Hall in Cooroy.  ... This year it will be a Combination of Three Major Cooroy events: ...     Noo...

June

15-17 June

It's that time of year again. The Sunshine Coast Show is back for the 107th time. Getting bigger and better each year, this year is bound to be a blast. From the first ever time on the Sunshine Coast of the Silver Spike Competition, to the Bushwhacker Bonanza Lumberjack Show, to the showbags, to the Monster Trucks, to all the daily event competit...

July

3 July

The Kids’ Medieval Fun Day is an initiative of the Abbey Medieval Festival which brings to life the colour, excitement and celebration of Medieval Europe in one action-packed day. Held on Tuesday the 3rd of July, the Kids’ Medieval Fun Day is full of activities and workshops designed not only to entertain, but educate kids about life in...

August

11 August

COME AND JOIN IN THE FUN ...   ... Heather and the team from Blue Illusion Sunshine Plaza ... along with Tegan Lather, Joey Ambassador ... for Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors ...  are delighted to invite ...   ... you and a friend ...   ...  to enjoy a glass of champagne and a ... Fashion Parade ... to support Australia Zoo...

September

8 September

We are hosting the Sunshine Coast's first vintage and handmade inspired wedding AND events fair. ... Our vision is to create a wedding and events fair that is as whimsical and glorious as your special day should be. We aim to present the most inspiring talents and products the local region has to offer. ... Be it a spectacular proposal, an engageme...

October

20 October

Discover the Sunshine Coasts most exciting and extensive showcase of products, services and information for Health, Wellbeing and Sustainable Lifestyle at this year’s You Can Heal Yourself Expo brought to you by Pathways Holistic and Conscious Music.The You CAN “Heal Yourself’ Expo is dedicated to providing a safe place to explore...

November

8 November

He is the originator of the ultimate Peter Allen portrayal and that’s why one of Australia’s most versatile and critically acclaimed performers, Todd McKenney is returning to the stage with a brand new show “Songs and Stories of Peter Allen”, a live national concert tour from October to December 2012.  Tickets...

17 November

A morning of doggie fun!Grab man's best friend and head to St Andrew's Anglican College. Spend time with experts from the K9 Centre, be amazed at teh Assistance Dogs from Smart Pups and much more! ... Prizes for the cutest dog, the most clever dog and more. ... Entry is $5 per dog, payable at the event. 

24 November

The Sunshine Coast Rodeo will be agian holding the 2nd round of Finals for the National Rodeo Association.

December

8 December

Indoor Christmas Market, Outdoor Entertainment, Stage program, Carols by Candlelight - featuring Mountain Creek Primary school children.  ... Family day to bring our local Community together and join in the Christmas fun! ... Christmas Market, Music, Activities, Roving entertainment, face painting, Silent Auctions, Raffles, Jumping Castle, Ani...

27 December 2012 - 1 January 2013

The Woodford Folk Festival, an event of international standing, is held annually over six days and six nights from Dec 27th through to January 1st. More than 2000 performers and 438 events are programmed featuring local, national and international guests.This year will be the 27th Woodford Folk Festival and the 19th held at Woodfordia. ... The fest...

28 December

Stockland Park Kawana ... Monster Truck v Motorcycle in an over cars long jump showdown ... 4 Monster Trucks, Mind blowing "HellRaisers of Insanity" Car Stunts, Rock & Roller "Whirlwind" Roll over truck. ... Gates Open 4pm  ... Main Program Starts at 6pm. ... BYO CHAIRS ... Tickets from Autobarn Stores Nambour, Gympie and Kawana (Cash Only...

31 December

... New Year’s Eve Mooloolaba is a council event that attracts 40,000 local residents and visitors to welcome in the new year. ... This free, family-friendly event is held on Monday 31 December from 4.00 pm until midnight and is packed full of live entertainment and fun activities including: ... live music on the main stage ... energetic liv...

2013

January

7-11 January
Occurs every week on Friday

The Twilight Markets @ Bulcock Beach is on 6consecutive Friday nights in December at the Esplanade at Bulcock Beach:  7th December, 14thDecember, 21st December, 28th December, 4thJanuary and 11th January.   The market will open at 4pmand close at 9pm. There will be plenty of stalls at the market including food stalls, live...

8-25 January

Blue Sky Science are running some awesome science workshops for kids this January. ... There are venues all around the Sunshine Coast, including Caloundra, Landsborough, Mapleton, Palmwoods, Eumundi and Coolum. ... Workshops are 90 minutes and start at 11am and 1:30pm. ... Tickets are $18 each ... Check out the workshop schedule and BOOK ONLINE at...

12 January

Feel the power, hear the roar. The Queensland Air Museum presents the Aero Engine Run Day with a special display of aviation horsepower. The museum will be firing up its collection of historic operational aircraft engines and aircraft. ... The awesome sight and sound of a 1500 horsepower 14 cylinder radial engine powering up an unforgettable experi...

18-20 January

The Largest Showcase Of Ornamental Gingers & Heliconias ... 18th - 20th JANUARY 2013 ... The annual Ginger Flower & Food Festival is Australia's premier event showcasing the largest and most exquisite range of ornamental gingers and heliconias. ... The Ginger Factory, on Queensland's beautiful Sunshine Coast, will burst into colour over thr...

26 January

AUSTRALIA DAY AT THE RACES ... ENJOY A FAMILY PICNIC ON THE LAWN ... Plenty of entertainment for adults and the kids with a huge kids-safe area with face painting, jumping castle, pony rides, music and more. BYO rugs and picnic. ...   ...   ...   ...   ...   ... ** ... or order your picnic basket trackside ...   ... &n...

February

23 February

Interested in a career as a pilot? ... Ever wanted to fly an aeroplane or a helicopter from the pilot's seat? ... Come and join in our FREE Open Day at Chopperline Flight Training Caloundra Airport on Saturday 23rd Feb... ...   ... Speak with Helicopter Industry Professionals  ... Learn about our courses and how to get started  ... J...

March

29-31 March

Enjoy watching surfing or want to have some fun competing, then head to Caloundra on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast this Easter for the historic Pa and Ma Bendall Memorial Surfing Contest from March 29-31 at Moffat Beach. The event is in its 39th year and is the second longest running surfing contest in Australia behind the Bells Beach Pro in V...

30 March

Easter Saturday,Cheese, wine & food fest, showcasing the Mary Valley\'s finest foods, liqeueurs and wines.  Sample Kenilworth\'s award winning gourmet cheese, yogurts and ice cream. Stalls with local produce, garden fresh fruit and vegetables. Food tastings, cooking demonstrations, cheese making, local grass fed beef. Queensland\'s only CH...

31 March

Sunshine Coast's FREE one day festival will be held aagain in 2013. We hope to make this a real celebration of culture for the area, with a great day of misc, dance, food and fun for all ages. ... The Sunshine Coast is a perfect setting for the festival, and we are set to bring the world to the centre of the Coast. ... Festival goers will be treate...

31 March

The Markets on Bulcock will be open on Easter Sunday with plenty of activities to enjoy for the whole family from 8am – 1pm. If you have friends and family visiting, what better way to spend Easter Sunday than to treat them to a trip to one of the Sunshine Coast's best Sunday market? ... We will have a very special visitor in the market on Ea...

April

6 April

Encouraging wildlife to your garden & have a great veggie garden too. Strategies to live with wildlife.Maintaining a veggie patch, no matter how big or small, can be a challenge - especially where there are lots of friendly wild neighbours - bandicoots, wallabies, brush-turkeys & other birds ... even feral deer. While most of us enjoy daily...

14 April

WEDDING EXTRAVAGANZA - Sunday 14th April 2013 - 9.00am - 3.00pm ... The Wedding Extravaganza will include over 40 displays to help Brides plan their wedding.  ... Exhibition Showcase – The best available products and services on the Sunshine Coast to assist with wedding planning. ... Mini Tours - The Big Pineapple Function Centre and su...

20 April

The Sunshine Coast’s Iconic Big Pineapple is set to play host to one almighty music festival on the 20th of April 2013, packed full of some Australia’s and New Zealand's hottest acts. Its idyllic location and much loved history has set the scene for something very special as festival goers from around Australia get set to converge on th...

May

3 May

Making Profit in Changing Times ... We are all aware of the importance of good customer service in business to make a profit, yet is it an area that is lacking focus and attention to detail? ... The Caloundra Chamber of Commerce is hosting their next Better Business Breakfast on Friday the 3rd of May with guest speaker Martin Grunstein on Making Pr...

4-5 May

Maleny Wood Expo: From Chainsaw to Fine Furniture is two days of clean country family fun in the Sunshine Coast's beautiful Hinterland. From chainsaws to fine furniture, the Maleny Wood Expo explores sustainable use of timber through the work of the region's talented woodworkers. ... See Maleny come alive as mobile mills fire up and the smell of fr...

9 May

Dr Hercules Kollias is a man who combines his intuition, direct experience of authentic living and intellectual learning to help others realise their full potential, both personal and professional, through his unique style. ...  His insights are derived from a professional background in Medicine, Science, Psychology, and Psychotherapy, and are...

10 May

Compass wishes to formally invite you to a special charity fundraiser called Champagne Diamond. The event will be held onFriday 10th May from 11.30am to 3.30pm at the Maroochy Events Centre. Lots of prizes including a stunning $13,000 diamond will be given away on the day! ... Corinne Grant (actor, writer, comedian) will be celebrity guest speaker...

11-12 May

The Australian Body Art Carnivale is Australia’s premier body art event, attracting artists and spectators from across Australia and overseas. ... Amazing artworks and music all weekend. And it's FREE! ... The Australian Body Art Carnivale is held annually in Eumundi, the dates for 2013 are Saturday 11 May  and Sunday...

16-19 May

Celebrating its tenth year, The Noosa International Food and Wine Festival has truly earned its place as Australia's premier food, wine and lifestyle event, hosting over 200 of the world's most prominent chefs, winemakers, food personalities, media and foodies over a four day program. Festival-goers can interact with ten of the top 50 S.Pellegrino...

18 May

Junction Jam is a live music night! Strictly Drug and Alcohol Free. All Ages. Gold Coin Donation. Line Up includes - SOULA ... https://www.facebook.com/messages/127359140666373#!/SoulaBand?fref=ts TEA SOCIETY ... https://www.facebook.com/messages/127359140666373#!/pages/Tea-Society/442280892513178?fref=ts JORDAN O'FARRELL&n...

25-26 May

Over 60 Displays Health, Wellbeing, Natural Therapies, Sustainable and Organic Eco Living, Readers & Education ... 2 Days of Interactive events - ... Local, National & International Exhibitors ... Free Seminars, Talks , Workshops, Demonstrations, Performances and ... Featured Speakers and demonstrations ... Local & National businesses o...

26 May

Come and enjoy a fantastic day out on the Sunshine Coast as you navigate the route and learn as you go. ... Compete in amazing and fun challenges for all ages and Win Amazing prizes! ... 100% of the profits will be donated to Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital ... Come along and enjoy challenges at; ... Big Kart Track ... Jetts Fitness Peregian/Coolum...

26 May

We are thrilled to be back at the Sunshine Coast for our FABULOUS market at the Mountain Creek State School Hall. With over 60 boutique stalls PLUS fun and free children's entertainment it will be a great day out for the entire family. Mash Mash will be on the main stage at 9:30am & 11:30am, Not Just for Kids will have face painting & craft...

31 May - 9 June

Floating Land is a biennial 10-day environmental art festival held on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia that brings together international, national and local artists to explore environmental themes through art and dialogue.The festival is an initiative of Sunshine Coast Council, hosting workshops, performances, installations and presentati...

June

1 June

Explore Crystal Waters - the eco features, community processes and the value of co-ops.Enjoy a walking tour of Crystal Waters - an award-winning ecovillage - est. 25 years ago.  Explore living in community and working towards sustainable living practices.  Together we will share our experiences of community and discuss: ... Lessons from C...

14-23 June

The Noosa Longweekend is a 10 day arts & cultural festival offering a diverse selection of music, theatre, dance, film, food, forms, literature, visual arts, and workshops. ... This unique festival offers a diverse and intimate arts & cultural experience in the beautiful surrounds of the Noosa region. Since 2002, the festival has delivered...

16 June

The 2013 Stockland Caloundra Foreshore Fun Run on Sunday 16 June is one of the State's most scenic running events.  Entries will open in March 2013. ... The 10km Foreshore Run, which hugs the tranquil Pumicestone Passage from Golden to Bulcock beaches, takes entrants through the spectacular scenery at Kings and Shelly beaches before climbing o...

16 June

Discover why the Sunshine Coast Hinterland has become the premier wedding location in S-E Queensland! ... Meet & discuss your wedding needs with world class, local wedding service providers ... Take a look at our wonderful venues that will be open for your inspection. ... Enjoy Catwalk & Canapés at 3.00pm and see if you have won one...

25 June

An exclusive private viewing of the new F-111 at the Queensland Air Museum will be taking place on June the 25th in a special combined networking function between the Caloundra Chamber of Commerce and Sunshine Coast Destination. ... The networking night will give guests the opportunity to celebrate the Sunshine Coast’s latest attraction with...

26-29 June

Reality Bites is the only Australian literary festival focusing on nonfiction. It introduces audiences to Australia's best writers of literary nonfiction; creating opportunities for debate and information exchange on current issues and fosters an appreciation of regional writing. ... The festival program includes author talks, panel discussions, wo...

29-30 June

Put yourself in the pilot's seat at the Queensland Air Museum's Open Cockpit Weekend. Many of the historic aircraft will be opened up for all to experience the feel of air travel from years past. From iconic airliners to helicopters to jet fighters you can find them all at the largest display of aircraft in Queensland. ... There will be special dis...

July

5-7 July

The showground offers excellent facilities for wheelchair visitors with on-site disabled parking, easy access and ground level exhibits along with disabled toilet facilities. Guide dogs are welcome. Queensland Garden Expo offers a huge variety of plants and garden products. ... To make your day more enjoyable, for the cost of a gold coin donation y...

6 July

Explore yoga, reflexology, relaxation, meditation, colour and herbal infusions.  This workshop is bound to chill you out ?& set you on a new path of healthy living. During this session you will take part in and learn how to: ... Start your day with yoga ... Give yourself a reflexology massage ... Incorporate colour in your everyday life .....

23 July

The Caloundra Chamber of Commerce will host an awards workshop on the 23rd of July with the aim to help as many local businesses as possible prepare their entry to the 2013 Sunshine Coast Business Awards. ... The workshop will be held at Monaco Caloundra with presenter Rod Richards owner and operator of Richards Consulting, a company whose core act...

August

3 August

How to develop your permaculture kitchen garden.A very practical permaculture workshop full of valuable design tips and easy-to-do strategies to help you develop your permaculture kitchen garden. Also visit Morag and Evan’s award-winning edible landscape (Glossies 2012). ... This workshop is ideal for anyone wanting to create a flourishing ed...

23-26 August

Sunshine Coast V8 supercar fans will be living life in the fast lane when the V8 Fujitsu race team promotional car goes on display at the Maroochydore Homemaker Centre this week. ... Fans are invited to come along and view the car. ... On Saturday and Sunday the Fujitsu promo team will also be in-store at Joyce Mayne providing giveaways and prizes...

31 August

Over one hundred quilts will be on display during our Open Day.  We will also have show and tell and Patchwork vendors.  Beautifully hand made crafts and quilts will also be on sale to raise much needed funds for purchase of batting for our quilts.

September

6 September - 30 November

'The Hinterland Postcard Show' is a collection of small painted canvases featuring the Sunshine Coast Hinterland in all its beauty. ... As a collectors item, present or souvenir it embraces great visual memories on a canvas. ... The paintings are promoting the Hinterlands (history, nature, people and business) and the show is called 'The...

7-8 September

The Real Food Festival is a fantastic celebration of the wonderful variety of food that Sunshine Coast producers, manufacturers, retailers and restaurants have to offer, and a brilliant way to talk, taste and buy from them. ... With stalls, demonstrations, discussions, hands-on and other activities throughout the weekend, the Festival has something...

14 September

Celebrate things good for your body, mind, soul and planet at the sixth annual “All Well & Good” day on Saturday 14 September. ... Held on site at the Original Eumundi Markets, All Well & Good is a FREE health and wellness event – a day of education and healthy pampering celebrating nourishing foods, natural products, ther...

15 September

The Sunshine Coast will welcome close to 2,000 athletes from around the world to the shores of Mooloolaba as the inaugural Ironman 70.3 Sunshine Coast gets off to a running start this weekend. ... This will be the first IRONMAN event for the region and will highlight all the aspects of Mooloolaba’s striking coast. Competitors will take in the...

21 September

Cluttered closet? ... Book a stall and make some $$$ Quality clothes, shoes, bags and more! ... Come and find a bargain at me2you

27 September - 4 October
Occurs every week on Friday

The Twilight Markets at Bulcock Beach in Caloundra are onagain this year, with two markets planned as part of the Fringe Festival, and another 8 markets that will take place over the Christmas holiday season in December and January.  The Esplanade will come to life on Friday nights. ... For the first time ever, the September 27th Market will f...

28 September

Caloundra Lapidary Club proudly presents its 16th annual Jewellery & Gem expo Saturday 28th September 2013 ... Held at the Caloundra State Primary School at the junction of Queen, Regent and George Streets. ... Come visit the Sunshine Coast's Premier Jewellery and Gem Expo. ... Showcasing, Demonstrating and Exhibiting: ... Gemstones, jewellery,...

29 September - 5 October

Kenilworth Celebrates! is an 8 day long major festival held annually in Kenilworth, a small town in the upper Mary Valley on the Sunshine Coast Hinterland about 2 hours drive from central Brisbane. ... Kenilworth Celebrates! focuses on the town and its role as a centre for the Arts. The town celebration, with music, street entertainment and markets...

October

13 October

On Sunday, October 13, 2013, Sunshine Coast Council’s premier sport and recreation facility Stockland Park at Kawana Waters will be transformed into the ‘Happiest 5k on the Planet’ when the event spreads its multi-coloured magic into south east Queensland. ... Inspired in part by the Hindu Holi festival, with its tradition of welc...

19 October

The Creek Tavern's Great Wine Challenge is on again. Come down to the Creek Tavern on Saturday 19 October from 1.30pm to taste more than 100 wines from Australia and abroad, sample James Squire craft beers and enjoy the great food. ... Be entertained by Michelle Brown from 1.30pm followed by soloist Olivia Ruth from 5.30pm in the bis...

26 October

For the first time in history, Noosa Museum are hosting a one-day showcase of current heritage projects in Australia. The inaugural event, sponsored by Sunshine Coast community heritage specialists, Timeline Heritage, will bring together a range of heritage sector specialists of the calibre you might expect at an international conference.  Thi...

November

16 November

STEPS Group Australia and the Caloundra Recycle Markets are celebrating National Recycling Week with a Recycle Fun Day on Saturday the 16th of November. Festivities will include a sausage sizzle, face painting, a live recycled art display, raffles and prizes, information stalls, music, a recycled craft table for the kids, and of course the markets...

30 November

All welcome to our open day, Saturday 30th November, 2013. Come and learn about the fascinating art and craft of lapidary, which includes collecting and identifying rocks and fossils, cutting, carving and polishing of rocks and gemstones and making jewellery. Tour our wonderful museum and watch work shop demonstrations. Find a unique Christmas G...

2014

January

26 January

The Sunshine Coast Cup feature race day  ... Australia Day 2014 will be a party to remember at the Sunshine Coast Turf Club with a family friendly event for everyone to enjoy. ... The Sunshine Coast Cup feature race day is the metropolitan race meeting for Queensland on the 26th of January. With an exciting 8 race program and total prize mone...

26 January

Caloundra on the Sunshine Coast will be a great base for a blockbuster line-up of special events this Australia Day weekend (Jan 25-27). ... The Sunshine Coast Turf Club's Corbould Park Racecourse hosts the Sunshine Coast Cup meeting on Sunday, January 26, that offers $450,000 in prizemoney. The day features kid-safe areas, free rides and family ac...

26 January

Australia Day at Aussie World attracts thousands of people looking for family fun. The day is filled with true blue events, entertainment and food suitable for the entire family. ... Australia Day Events: ... Dunny Races at the Ettamogah Pub from 10am ... Vintage Cars and Caravans ... Ettamogah Pub will be open from 9am, Bluey's Bar & Grill fro...

26 January

Keep Your Eyes on the Pies ... Crumbs are set to fly this Sunday at the Jockey Club Hotel’s annual Pie Eating competition, as part of their annual Australia Day celebrations. ... The uniquely Australian pie eating extravaganza is all in the name of fun and a worthy cause. Now in its fourth year, the event is a major fundraiser for Gympie&rsqu...

February

Occurs first Sunday of every month

The Handmade Expo Market at Morayfield is held on the first Sunday of the month from 9am to 2pm at the Morayfield Leisure Centre. ... We are predominately an indoor market with the capacity of up to 130 stalls. Each stall is like a little pop up shop with everything on the stall being made by the stallholder or someone close to them. ... There is a...

8-9 February

Bronhill Encore will be a rare musical gem starring Bernard Wheaton (Opera Australia and Opera Queensland), D'Arne Sleeman (Opera Queensland), Elizabeth Hood (concert stage) with Musical Director Mark Leung. The group as A Chap, 2 Divas and a Piano has wowed Eumundi audiences for the past 2 years.   Maddison Leahy (Alice in...

March

8 March

The fiery and edgy Muses Piano Trio, invited again to the Sunshine Coast by Louise King, an internationally trained and Sunshine Coast-based classical musician, are excited to bring their newest concert to Eudlo’s intimate and acoustically vibrant hinterland hall. ... Performed by Australia’s leading and most exciting musician...

April

11 April

Dreaming BIG concert 2 is on Friday 11 April at 7pm at Eudlo Hall with the TULIPWOOD STRING QUARTET performing their latest program Musical Postcards.  ... Experience gorgeous selections of sumptuous music for string quartet by Haydn, Ravel, Ginastera, Tchaikovsky, Paul Stanhope, Britten and Etta James.  Listen to Ben Greaves and Eugenie...

18-25 April
Occurs every week on Friday

Shop for vintage jewellery, funky clothes, handcrafted homewares and gourmet food at the FIRST Good Friday and ANZAC Day Twilight Markets on the Bulcock Boardwalk, at The Esplanade, Bulcock Beach Caloundra, from 4pm to 9pm. The perfect location to bring the family for a picturesque start to the weekend. ... Caloundra is a vibrant place to shop, hol...

May

9 May

Compass wishes to formally invite you to our 2014 Champagne Diamond Gala. The event will be held on Friday 9th May from 6pm to 11pm at the Maroochy Events Centre. ... The event is going to be huge! Someone is going to win a $14,000 diamond and there are many different kinds of prizes to give away on the night. We’re looking to have around 300...

24-25 May

The You Can Heal Yourself Foundation presents ... “The Sunshine Coast Healthy Lifestyle Expo” is Australia's ONLY truly integrated health expo and conference is fast becoming known as one of the most professional and educational health expo’s in the country, gaining acclaim due to the high quality of its Keynote Speakers many of t...

31 May

Dreaming BIG concert 3 is on Saturday 31 May at 7pm at Eudlo Hall with Australia’s flute, harp and cello trio CARISMA performing their latest program AUSTRALIAN LANDSCAPES.  ... Experience gorgeous music for flute, harp and cello by well-known Australian composers and singer-songwriters such as Carl Vine, Elena Kats Chernin, Katie Noonan...

June

15 June

A boutique Winter Wedding Expo showcasing the best the Sunshine Cost Hinterland has to offer couples planning to marry in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland.   ... Couples are invite to come along and chat with our award winning wedding services and plan your wedding in just one day in a fun, informative and friendly environment!

22 June

The 2014 Stockland Caloundra Foreshore Fun Run is one of the State's most scenic running events. Entries open March 2014. ... The 10km Foreshore Run, which hugs the tranquil Pumicestone Passage from Golden to Bulcock beaches, takes entrants through the spectacular scenery at Kings and Shelly beaches before climbing over the Moffat Headland to the f...

30 June - 7 July

Jousting exercises for 5-12 year olds. Spinning targets, catching hoops and lots of Medieval fun. For a jousting good time join us on Mondays during the School Holidays.What to bring:Closed to shoesBring a hatSupervising adults compulsoryPrice:$6 per "go"$5 per "go" with purchase of Castle admission (children must be supervised by an adult)Buy...

July

2-9 July

The King has declared that all young archers attend the Sunshine Castle on Wednesdays in the School Holidays.To learn how to shoot the Medieval longbow (rubber-tip arrows) under the guidance of Sir Justyn.Come dressed as your favourite character such as Robin Hood or Princess Merida.What to bring:Closed to shoesBring a hatSupervising adults compuls...

3 July

See Peppa Pig live at her amazing stage show on Thursday 3 July 2014 at Maroochydore Homemaker Centre, centre stage. Peppa Pig and her charming hosts are live on stage in Peppa's new show 'Taking Turns'. Everyone will be on their feet as Peppa Shows you how to jump in muddy puddles, eat chocolate cake and beep the horn as we take a ride in Daddy Pi...

4-11 July

Join Sir Justyn in teaching and learning skills and duties required of a squire. Including a chivalry, sword fighting, jousting and interactive tour of the Castle.Squire receive a Certificate at the end of their training.Come along on Fridays during the School Holidays. Approx age. 7-12yrsSessions are 1.5 hours at 10am / 12noon / 2pmWhat to bring:C...

5 July

On the 5th July, Pacific Harbour Golf and Country Club will host Jazz and Shiraz. ... With over 100 Wines on display to taste and Jazz band “Julian Jones” playing throughout the day! ... Attendees will be able to try at least 20 wines on the day and will take home a sourvenir Reidel wine glass.

7 July

Jousting exercises for 5-12 year olds. Spinning targets, catching hoops and lots of Medieval fun. For a jousting good time join us on Mondays during the School Holidays. What to bring: Closed to shoes Bring a hat Supervising adults compulsory Price: $6 per "go" $5 per "go" with purchase of Castle admission (children must be supervised by an adul...

9 July

You are Invited to a Very Special Day ... For Mothers and Daughters of All Ages ... Friends, Aunties, Grandmothers.  All Are Welcome ... Wednesday the 9th of July 2014 ... At The Edge Mooloolabah ... Come and enjoy a wonderful High Tea ... of Yummy Assorted Cakes and Savoury Pastries. ... Entertainment such as ... Cat Edwards will be doing Tea...

9 July

The King has declared that all young archers attend the Sunshine Castle on Wednesdays in the School Holidays. To learn how to shoot the Medieval longbow (rubber-tip arrows) under the guidance of Sir Justyn. Come dressed as your favourite character such as Robin Hood or Princess Merida. What to bring: Closed to shoes Bring a hat Supervising adults...

11-13 July

One of Australia’s largest gardening events, the Queensland Garden Expo, will this year celebrate its 30th anniversary as it attracts over 35,000 gardening enthusiasts and horticultural experts from across Australia and New Zealand  to the Nambour Showgrounds between 11-13 July. ...  After planting the seed to build a successful gar...

11 July

Join Sir Justyn in teaching and learning skills and duties required of a squire. Including a chivalry, sword fighting, jousting and interactive tour of the Castle. Squire receive a Certificate at the end of their training. Come along on Fridays during the School Holidays. Approx age. 7-12yrs Sessions are 1.5 hours at 10am / 12noon / 2pm What to...

18-27 July

Queensland’s nationally acclaimed Noosa Long Weekend Festival, presented by Bendigo Bank, will return to the Sunshine Coast this year, attracting more than 10,000 attendees from around Australia and offering an impressive 75 events across a range of genres between 18-27 July. ... The 2014 festival which has developed a reputation across Queen...

18 July - 29 August
Occurs every week on Friday

Come along and enjoy the end of the working week with some fabulous Live Music every Friday at The Deck. Sit back and relax with the music kicking off from 7pm. Be entertained by a new band each week whilst overlooking the stunning golf course with a beverage off our drinks list to keep you company. 

26-27 July

Race your fingers through themountain of books! ... On sale fromjust $2 each during the annual King of the Mountain Festival. ... 26 & 27July. Lifeline Pomona Book Sale. 14 Memorial Drive, Pomona. ... Sale starts8.30am – 3pm ... No matterwhether you're supporting a loved one in the race or just a spectator, makesure you also visit Lifelin...

August

17 August

Life by Design Revive ...   ... 17-18 August, 2014 ... Noosa Springs Resort and Spa ... www.openinggates.com/life-by-design/ ...   ... Life by Design Revive is two days of workshops facilitated by one of Australia’s leading entrepreneur consultants & life catalysts. ...   ... Designed for women from all backgrounds and age...

23 August

  ... Dreaming BIG concert 5 is on Saturday 23 August at 7pm at Eudlo Hall celebrating the rich and golden sound of the cello.  This special, intimate concert features a selection of Louise King’s favourite cello music with piano.   This special music collection is handpicked because of the memories evoked from her childho...

29 August

GBOB Australia – Global Battle of the Bands, is heading to The Wharf Tavern for the 2014 Sunshine Coast Heat!   ... GBOB is a huge international event with over 30 countries involved. The first prize is worth US$100,000 and gives the winners the title of ‘Best New Band in the World’! Sunshine Coast bands looking for a head...

September

4 September

The Caloundra Chamber of Commerce invites you to a Better Business Breakfast presentation by CSIRO scientist Dr Stefan Hajkowicz this Thursday at The Events Centre in Caloundra. Dr Stefan will provide you with an insight into six global megatrends that change the way we live. He will reveal patterns in social, economic and environmental activity an...

7 September

Treat your dad or husband to a feast with the special menu prepared for Father’s Day on September 7th at the Pacific Harbour Golf & Country Club. ... This menu includes: ... |  Reef and Beef with 200g sirloin topped with garlic prawns ... |  Grilled Barramundi with basil mash, fennel, asparagus, and lemon butter sauce ... | ...

24 September

The Sunny Coast Kids Family Expo will be held at Lake Kawana Community Centre on September 24, 2014 from 9am – 4pm. Proudly Supported and Sponsored by: Chatter-Boxes Speech Pathology Services and Sunny Coast Kids. ... What you can expect to see: ... Healthy and Safety Businesses ... Nutrition and Wellness Businesses ... Sport and Fitness Busi...

26 September

The Twilight Markets, a family-friendly market featuring over 100 stalls, will host the launch of the Fringe Festival on Friday 26 September from 3pm to 8pm, at Bulcock Beach boardwalk. You can immerse yourself in an exciting mix of everything from puppetry, to visual arts, comedy, and live theatre at the festival launch at the markets. These marke...

27-29 September

Come along and get lost in the rush of the Lifeline BookfestCaboolture ... Avid book lovers will not be disappointed at theCaboolture Lifeline Bookfest. ... The must-visit event will see tables stocked with paperbacksand hardcover fiction and faction of all genres. ... Everyone should have the Lifeline Bookfest experience offinding a good story or...

27 September

 Come and explore the Coast’s premiere “Jewellery & GEM Show”. This is a unique, interesting, educational and fun-filled family focused day out. ...   ... Showcasing, Demonstrating and Exhibiting: ...   ... International Designs, Gems & Rough from Master Jewellers, Gemologists, Importers, Hobbyists, Miners,...

October

11 October

The spellbinding Aether String Trio is excited to bring their newest program Serenade to Eudlo.  Known for their sparkling technique and virtuosic performance style, Australia’s Aether String Trio is Michele Walsh - Head of Strings Queensland Conservatorium of Music on violin, Patricia Pollett - Senior Associate Professor University of Q...

23 October

 Celebrating the 5th anniversary this year, the Multicultural Excellence Awards aim to acknowledge the individual contributions of migrants to the Sunshine Coast community. The Sunshine Coast Community Cooperative hosts a cocktail-style event awarding commitment in each of four categories: ecological, economic, social and youth excellence and...

24-26 October

Book swaps, workshops, film screenings, a big book club, writer's market, children's activities and special guest authors bring Maleny's literary passions alive during the town's 3rd annual Celebration of Books festival. Events will be held from 24 to 26 October in the Maleny Community Centre, library and RSL hall, with all invited to further explo...

November

15 November

You can now see Sir Justyn and members of his Eslite d'Corps at Sunshine Castle every 1st and 3rd Saturday from the 1st of November. Come and visit the castle and have some fun doing archery, jousting and other fun things at Sunshine Castle.  ... Please notice no additional charges apply next to the usual entrance fees.

22 November

Join us for a fun hands on afternoon of cheese making. Learn how to make rich creamy ricotta and stringy mozzarella cheese. Includes your very own take home cheese making kit, valued at $40.00. ... Phone Carla to reserve your place. 0404 910 101 

24 November

Come along and celebrate the iconic Ettamogah Pub's 25th birthday! 

29 November

This is an educational workshop that discusses the ‘underworld’ that surrounds plants. ... This workshop covers the identification, prevention and tools used to combat the plant loiterers, thieves and murderers. Learn how to identify the loiterer’s (opportunists microbes), thieves (pests) and murderer’s (bacteria, fungi and...

December

5 December 2014 - 23 January 2015
Occurs every week on Friday

The family-friendly Twilight Markets feature more than 100 stalls offering handmade and artisan crafts, street food, gourmet sweets, fashion, jewellery, fun stuff for kids and much more! Enjoy the atmosphere with live entertainment and colourful street theatre characters as day slips into night, and the Twilight Markets come alive. It's a "Must-do"...

5 December 2014 - 23 January 2015
Occurs every week on Friday

The Friday family-friendly Twilight Markets from 5 December 2014 to 23 January 2015 feature over 100 stalls offering handmade and artisan crafts, street food, gourmet sweets, fashion, jewellery, fun stuff for kids and much more! Enjoy the atmosphere with live entertainment and colourful street theatre characters as day slips into night, and the Twi...

13 December

Christmas Spirit, dreaming BIG concert 7, is on Saturday 13 December at 7pm at Eudlo Hall, Rosebed Street.  Do you think Christmas is more than just presents under a tree? Do you fancy coming to a community event that is all about great music, vintage elegance and is unashamedly traditional? ... Come with your family and friends to experience...

27 December 2014 - 4 January 2015

Australia's Premier Medieval Knight joins Australia's Biggest Castle, The Sunshine Castle welcomes Sir Justyn with a great School Holiday Program! Well known medieval performer and educator, Sir Justyn has teamed up with the Sunshine Castle, to bring a whole new era of medieval entertainment, education and recreation. This is exciting news for the...

31 December

The New Year's Eve Mooloolaba celebration is held on thebeautiful foreshore precinct of the renowned Mooloolaba beach. The eventfeatures spectacular fireworks displays, roving street performers and buskers,food stalls, face painting and temporary tattoos, carnival rides and amusementsas well as two stages packed full of entertainment for all the fa...

2015

January

10-11 January

Brides and grooms to-be are invited to explore the Chapel of Angels and grounds, chat with wedding professionals, including celebrants, florists, photographers, caterers, hair & make-up artists, wedding planners and more, sample delicious treats, view a bridal gown parade at 11am and 3pm daily, maybe even win a gown, or a ceremony or a super sc...

17-26 January

Psst! Lifeline Brisbane Bookfest is back in January 2015 - pass it on! ...   ... Bring your friends and family to the largest second hand book sale in the world and lose yourself in millions of books, CDs, vinyls, DVDs, board games and more. ...   ... Lifeline Bookfest January 17 to 26  at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centr...

Occurs third Thursday of every month

WHAT: Comic Master of Ceremonies Stu Fisher will be fishing for laughs on Thursday 22 January, with a troupe of hilariousBrisbane and Sunshine Coast comedians at Tapas Bar Fortyfive 51, at the corner of Bulcock and Centaur Streets, Caloundra from 7.30pm onwards. ... In 1998, Stu etched his mark on the Brisbane comedy scene by making the finals of t...

24 January

Fair Dinkum vintage cars, live music, facepainting, cane train rides, fresh produce and gourmet food will be part of the Australia Day weekend entertainment at the Big Pineapple Markets this Saturday from 6am to1pm. It is an all-weather, undercover market, which has ample parking either side of the Nambour Connection Road, in Woombye. ... Food conn...

31 January

The Noosa Summer Swim was introduced to the Milk & Co Queensland Ocean Swim Series in 2014 with overwhelming popularity. ... In 2015, a new long course will be offered, the Noosa 3.0 (3km) giving competitors a chance to test themselves beyond the traditional 1km & 2km distances. Other events include 2km, 1km, a free 300m Kids Surf Dash and...

February

21 February

The Mooloolaba Mile has cemented itself as one of Queensland’s premier open water events. ...   ... The main event, a one mile (1.6km) course, is an iconic open water distance around the globe for elite swimmers, but is also well within reach for beginner and novice ocean swimmers.  ...   ... The Mooloolaba Mile also includes a...

28 February

As part of the Sunshine Coast Pride Festival, Eumundi Markets will host the Pride Fair Day on Saturday 28 February, celebrating the Sunshine Coast’s diversity by bringing together LGBTIQ community, and their friends and family, in a fun and supportive environment. This is the second year the iconic Eumundi Markets have hosted the Pride Fair D...

March

Occurs first Sunday of every month

1st Sunday of each Month from Sunday 1st March.  ... A MARKET WITH A LARGE VARIETY OF STALLS LOCATED IN THE CARPARK OF BEERWAH RSL CLUB.  ... Our markets are fun, interactive, lively and a good alternative to shopping centers.  Craft. Food. Art. Vintage. 2nd Hand/recycling, Fruit and Veg. ... Contact if you'd like to have your own st...

8 March

Join Series Ambassador Michael Klim on the start line for the third event in the 2015 Milk & Co Queensland Ocean Swim Series. ...   ... Whether you're a competitive swimmer or a weekend warrior, Kings of the Coast is your chance to conquer an iconic open water distance, including 3.8km, 2km, 1km or 300m Nippers Surf Dash ...   ... You...

14 March

Do you have the luck of the Irish? Do you carry a four-leaf-clover? It’s time to “Get your green on,” for St Patrick’s Day celebrations this Saturday (14 March) and spin the wheel at the Mad Butcher stall at The Big Pineapple Markets at 76 Nambour-Connection Road Woombye, between 6.30am and 1pm. ... All the Mad Butcher crew...

26-28 March

The annual Cooroy Denim Sale is on again and won’t disappoint the avid bargain hunter. The Lifeline Shop in Cooroy is hosting the event from March 26 to 28 for three days of fantastic bargains on a huge range of denim and country clothing including hats, gorgeous boots and much, much more. ... March 26 to March 28C.W.A. Hall on Maple Street8:...

April

3 April
Occurs every week on Friday

Twilight Markets Caloundra return for a special Easter season at the beautiful Bulcock Beach Esplanade. Featuring 100 unique stalls with street food, gourmet sweets, fashion, jewellery, fun entertainment for children, live music, street performers and much more. 

4-18 April
Occurs every week on Wednesday & Saturday

Hop along to Eumundi Markets in the Easter school holidays for an Easter Treasure Hunt, art and craft, pony rides, and more!  ... A highlight for many kids visiting the markets is the free annual Easter Treasure Hunt, taking place on Easter Saturday 4 April.  ... It's open to the first 300 children to register at the market...

4 April

HOT BRUNCH ESCAPE FROM WET EASTER The UNDER COVER Big Pineapple Markets at Woombye will be a popular destination for a hot international brunch this Saturday morning, rain or shine. People travel for miles to enjoy sensational French crepes, German sausages, Thai and Greek dishes, at a leisurely brunch with family and friends. There is plenty of pa...

10 April
Occurs every week on Friday

Twilight Markets Caloundra return for a special Easter season at the beautiful Bulcock Beach Esplanade. Featuring 100 unique stalls with street food, gourmet sweets, fashion, jewellery, fun entertainment for children, live music, street performers and much more. 

11 April

PASSPORT GAME FUN AT BIG PINEAPPLE ... The Big Pineapple Markets at Woombye will give away fun prizes through a Passport Game for school-aged children, on the next two Saturdays. ... To be eligible for the prizes each child from five to 17 years needs to collect a Market Passport on arrival at the markets and collect a sticker or a stamp from every...

29 April - 17 June

Want to learn from the best foodies in the business?  Keen to pick up a few kitchen tips and master some impressive new recipes? ... Then come along to the Original Eumundi Markets for ‘MARKET CHEF’ – weekly cooking demonstrations that see esteemed chefs from top Sunshine Coast restaurants share their kitchen magic with high...

May

2-9 May
Occurs every week on Saturday

MOTHER’S DAY SHOPPING AT THE BIG PINEAPPLE MARKETSIt can be tricky to work out something different each year to buy your Mum for Mother’s Day! Each visitor looking for the perfect present for Mum at the Big Pineapple Markets on Saturday 2 or 9 May will be in the running to win a Pamper Pack of toiletries and goodies for their Mum, if t...

June

12-14 June

This will be an ultimate three day Fair held in a large Air Conditioned Carpeted Venue set in the Tropical Novotel Resort grounds. The fully booked Fair will offer a Lucky Door Prize of a $500 spending spree at the Brisbane Antique Centre. Open to the public from 4pm to 8pm Friday 12th Saturday 13th 10am to 4pm Sunday 14th June 10am to 2pm. Adults...

13 June

The Eudlo Car and Motorcycle Show is Saturday 13 June.  This is the main fundraiser for Eudlo Primary School.  Public entry is between 9am-2pm for a gold coin.  This is a family fun event (minus the four legged member) with both cars and bikes on show.  There is a kids zone with cheap and free fun to keep the kids entertained, i...

13 June - 12 December
Occurs second Saturday of every month

Sunshine Coast parents are invited to bring their new and pre-loved baby and kids clothes to The Big Pineapple Markets on the second Saturday of each month. The first Baby and Kids Market will kick off on Saturday 13 June. It is $10 for participants to register their table. ... Visitors to the markets will also appreciate the cane train rides, the...

14 June

Montville’s charming village hall will be overflowing with flowers, lace and love on June 14 when it hosts the Village Wedding Expo. ... More than 50 local professional wedding specialists will come together for the bridal expo to showcase all the latest wedding trends including vintage, country garden and French provincial themes.  FREE...

14 June

Great Cars, Great Coffee, Great Icon - Queensland's most desirable cars will be on show inside The Big Pineapple building from 7am onwards on Sunday 14 June. Visitors and local residents will be offered the Sunshine Coast's best gourmet coffee, homemade Greek pies, famous Big Pineapple parfaits and much more. ... Bring the family and enjoy art gall...

27 June - 28 November
Occurs last Saturday of every month

Sunshine Coast bargain hunters will be pleased about the new monthly car boot sale to be held on the last Saturday of each month at The Big Pineapple Markets. The first Car Boot Sale will kick off on Saturday 27 June. It is $10 for participants to register their boot or car. ... Visitors to the markets will also appreciate the cane train rides, the...

July

5 July

Planning your Sunshine Coast wedding made easy, meet with the finest companies to help you plan your wedding. See the spectacular display of cakes, gowns, floral arrangements, wedding cars and much more. The show will feature must-have products and services for the sophisticated bride and groom. Each bride will receive a show bag filled with info...

August

2 August

The association is not-for-profit providing equine-based therapeutic and recreational riding and driving programs for members of the disability community on the Sunshine Coast. Everyone is welcome to attend our centre and * see our brand new facilities * meet our volunteers * see riding demonstrations * view the horse parade * get information on ou...

5 August

  ... You+ Community Recovery is a program funded by Open Minds, Queensland Mental Health Commission and Brisbane City Council.  This program understands that community connectedness is a critical barrier to effective recovery faced by individuals with mental illness and disability, their families, carers, and friends.  You+ Fitness,...

17 August

August 17th brings together bakers from across Australia to host their own Cupcake Day and to raise funds to help fight animal cruelty for the RSPCA. You can host your Cupcake Day party wherever you like:•Host a Cupcake Day at your workplace and invite your colleagues•Organise an event at home and invite your friends and family•Host...

22 August

Sunshine Linus Inc is a group of volunteer women who have been providing quilts and other comforts to the needy community on the Sunshine Coast for the past tfive years. We have great pleasure in presenting our 2015 Quilt Show and Open Day. ... There will be over a hundred quilts on display, together with a show and tell, demonstrations and a wonde...

September

5 September

A fun, action packed spring fair filled with food, market stalls, family fun activities, organic plants and a live buskers competition.All funds raised will go to the STEPS Charity Pathway Campus Project.

17-20 September

The huge Lifeline Bookfest event is back at the beautiful Lake Kawana Community Centre, Sunshine Coast from 17-20 September 2015. The event offers over 10,000 pre-loved books for prices low as $2.

18 September

Presented by the Rotary Club of Alexandra Headlandwith all profits going to Sunshine Coast Riding for the DisabledJoin us for an enjoyable morning of golf atHeadland Golf ClubGolf Links Road, Buderimon Friday, 18th September, 2015 ... A light breakfast will be available from 6:45amfollowed by a shotgun start at 7:30am. ...

November

11 November

  ... You+ Community Recovery is a program funded by Open Minds, Queensland Mental Health Commission and Brisbane City Council.  This program understands that community connectedness is a critical barrier to effective recovery faced by individuals with mental illness and disability, their families, carers, and friends.  You+ Fitness,...

Occurs every week on Sunday

Immerse yourself in the best street market on the Sunshine Coast featuring over 200 unique stalls. There is something for the whole family with activities for kids, handcrafted locally made products and art, live entertainment and street theatre. Enjoy fresh local food and flowers, fresh juices, tasty breakfasts, coffee, lunch and delicious sweet t...

Occurs every second week on Saturday

The Pomona Country Markets are held on the second and fourth Saturday of each month in the beautiful Stan Topper Park. Run by pomona inc, the markets are held to support the Old Pomona Railway Art Gallery and several other community projects. ... With a variety of merchandise, stalls are set up at 6.30am until midday.

Occurs every week on Saturday

Yandina Plant & Produce Market boasts approximately 100 stalls for punters on an average market day, with close to half of those being plants, fruits and vegetables of one variety or another, renowned for being the largest plant market on the coast. ... Browse through and find food, fresh produce, bric-a-brac, second-hand treasures, collectable...

December

6 December

A FREE community event for people with a disability and their families. FUN For all the family!Christmas Carols, Prizes To Be Won, Fun And Games, Live Entertainment, Great Food, Bring A Picnic Blanket.Come say hi to Santa!

15 December

The Model Experience is designed for any teen girl, whether you are simply interested in fashion and want to make sure the photos and videos you take look pro, want to learn how to pose or present to TV, want to make a career out of modelling or acting or simply want to learn some new skills, have a bit of fun and learn about this exciting and high...

19 December

Shine From Within is very excited to have the beautiful girls from divine jewellery label Violet Gray Designs, coming up to the Sunshine Coast for this one-off beautiful workshop. ...   ... Open to teen girls aged 12-18, this will be a beautiful opportunity to get creative amidst the hectic lead up to Christmas.  You might even like to ma...

2016

January

6-7 January

10 – 12 year old girls, or tweens as I like to call them, are just starting to go through some dramatic changes in their body and mind.  It’s the perfect time to start discussing positive body image, self-worth, personal presentation, communicating effectively and the importance of being happy just as they are. The Tweens Course is...

11-15 January

Shine Personal Development Course ... The SHINE personal development course is our signature course and is designed specifically to help teen girls realise and develop their own unique beauty and confidence.  We don’t just teach them how to present themselves on the outside, but give them the tools to nourish their bo...

24 January

Planning your Sunshine Coast wedding made easy, meet with the finest companies to help you plan your wedding. See the spectacular display of cakes, gowns, floral arrangements, wedding cars and much more. The show will feature must-have products and services for the sophisticated bride and groom. Each bride will receive a show bag filled with info...

February

21 February

This is the first race of the 2016 Holt Bolt series. Come dressed as your favourite gangster or Gatsby inspired character. There are only two races this season so make sure you grab all your friends and register. ... Best dressed on the day will receive 10% off entry price to Race 2 Hippies vs Hipsters on November 13 2016. ...   ... Entry avai...

March

12 March

Cash bar hosted by The Friends of the Gallery.  Guest speaker Sunshine Coast artist Margaret Turner http://margaret-turner.com.au/Bookings online $20-$45 http://www.musestrio.com/Limited seating $45 music lover | $35 concession & early birds | $30 Friends of The Gallery & Sunshine Coast Creative Alliance members | $125 group of 4 adult...

17-19 March

Lifeline Cooroy Denim Sale ... The Lifeline Cooroy denim sale is celebrating 10 years and is excited about the range of products available for this year's sale. Customers can expect bargains, discounts and surprises during the three day event which will be from 17-19 March 2016 (including St Patrick's Day) at the CWQ Hall, Maple Street Cooroy. ......

April

6 April

  ... You+ Fitness, Health & Recreation is a program funded by Open Minds, Queensland Mental Health Commission and Brisbane City Council.  This program understands that community connectedness is a critical barrier to effective recovery faced by individuals with mental illness and disability, their families, carers, and friends. ...

26 April - 5 May

THIS IS WHAT YOU WILL LEARN ... •       The basics of Beta , Alpha, Theta and Delta brain wave states & how they impact your performance, feelings and awareness. ... •       Why it’s important to align the two hemispheres of the brain, and get your brain’s neural...

May

7-21 May
Occurs every week on Saturday

Sunnycoast Rock N Roll Dance Classes, are on weekly from 4:00 to 6:00pm for learners and Intermediate dancers, learning 4 steps and a fusion of Modern Jive, Rock N Roll dance moves singles and couples made welcome.

15 May

Come along to Yandina Community Gardens (YCG) Open Day  and be educated and inspired! ...  

21-22 May

Featuring over 60 plus Conscious exhibitors alongside many of the country’s most acclaimed and accomplished psychics. ‘Discovery's’ inaugural event was launched on the Sunshine Coast in May 2015 brought both exhibitors and visitors from far and wide. A successful weekend full of information & events. ... We are ready for our s...

25 May

  ... You+ Fitness, Health & Recreation is a program funded by Open Minds, Queensland Mental Health Commission and Brisbane City Council.  This program understands that community connectedness is a critical barrier to effective recovery faced by individuals with mental illness and disability, their families, carers, and friends. ...

28 May

Sunny Coast Rock N Roll Club run weekly dance classes on Saturday afternoon from 4:00pm to 6:00pm held at QCWA Hall Maroochydore  for anyone interested in learning Rock N Roll 4 Step, fusion of modern Jive This is a great way to make new friends on the coast. Singles and couples welcome There next R N R Social Dance  on Saturday 28 May fr...

28 May

The annual Choral Festival brings together choirs from across the Sunshine Coast to foster fellowship and interaction between them for the enjoyment of music, and to raise the profile of choral music. Each choir performs its own set of songs, and the festival concludes with a massed choir performance. ... Participating choirs: Cool Harmonies, Globa...

June

4 June

What will be happening? ... Fun at Aussie World!! ... Youths will be able to use rides unlimited from 5.30pm - 7.30pm and then move to The Shed for DJ & entertainment until 8.30pm. ... Anyone between the ages of 12-17 are welcomed and the event is fully supervised by Fusion staff. ... Food and drinks can be bought on site. ... $25 Early Bird th...

27 June - 7 July
Occurs every week on Monday, Tuesday & Thursday

Primal Kids Classes - held by Clint Bauer, a Blue Card Holder, Health & Fitness Coach, MovNat Trainer and Nature Play QLD ProviderIncluded:- A variety of basic natural movements for all over strengthening, stamina, stability, cardio fitness etc- Various fun games, play and interaction with each other Classes are created to improve and increase...

July

13 July

A Simple Approach to Paleo - presentation + chatA fun chat about what the Paleo Lifestyle is, the benefits and how you can easily implement aspects into your own life.Do you think Paleo is too hard and unsustainable or you're just unsure and sceptical about it all?Then join us for a fun and interesting presentation and chat where we'll explain what...

16 July

Regain vibrant health and well-being by finding out how to uncover the causes of chronic symptoms and learn how to heal through healthy movement and good nutrition. Clint and Aimee team up with Chris Henderson, a local Functional Diagnostic Nutrition practitioner - who uses thorough testing, and a deep understanding of functional nutrition, to find...

21 July

On Thursday the 21st of July we are celebrating the Share Cookbook launch by having a meet the author day in the Café and Garden Centre featuring Kurek Ashley, Dr Bel Zoughi and Monica Topliss. Kicking off at 2pm you can come in and meet the wonderful authors of their powerful and inspiring books. ... Come and visit our Garden Centre and be...

31 July

Planning your Sunshine Coast wedding made easy, meet with the finest companies to help you plan your wedding. See the spectacular display of cakes, gowns, floral arrangements, wedding cars and much more. The show will feature must-have products and services for the sophisticated bride and groom.  ... Each bride will receive a show bag filled w...

August

13 August

Dust off your cowboy boots and put on your Stetson, for a boot scootin’, yee-haw of a time at the Stella Muster.  This year’s school fair fundraiser will take place on Saturday 13th August 2016, between 11am and 4pm at Stella Maris Catholic School, Maroochydore. This jam packed, family fun day has something for everyone, with infla...

19-21 August

30 artists and artisans studios across Noosa Shire from trees to sea open over 3 days from Friday 19th to Sunday 21st 10am to 4pm.  Engage with artists at their place of creativity.  Visit The Hub at Wallace House, Wallace Drive, Noosaville and view an example of each participating artists works.  While at The Hub stop for homemade r...

27 August

THE ALLEY IS BACK.After the rather massive sell-out success of the previous Junction Alley Festival, we’re back on August 27th, 2016 with a whole suite of hot acts & epic art.We're welcoming back our signature blend of sweet live and electronic tunes, eye-bending visual artists, scrumptious street foods and boozy treats... Except this tim...

September

3-24 September
Occurs every week on Saturday

Celebrate things good for your body, mind, soul at Wellness Month on Saturdays in September at Eumundi Markets.  ... Held on site at the Original Eumundi Markets, Wellness Month is fabulously FREE with a focus on education and healthy pampering celebrating nourishing foods, natural products, therapies and lifestyle choices.   ... Listen t...

9 September

It's legendary and it's live. After smashing countless countries and slaying endless audiences, the Umbies' most beloved show is back. The Sydney Morning Herald described it as "Marcel Marceau on really good drugs". 'Nuff said. 

9 September

SUNNYSBEST PRESENTS: ... Ozy n Grub ... "Under The Influence" ... Release Party ... @ ... The Sunshine Coast Brewery ... 13 Endeavour Drive ... Kunda Park 4556 ... Tickets $10 ... Upon ticket purchase at bar, receive a free locally brewed beer. ... 18+ ID required.

10-11 September

The Sunshine Coast International Readers and Writers Festival Inc embraces two main themes: To celebrate our Sunshine Coast region’s rich Aboriginal heritage, South Sea Islander heritage and our acclaimed surfing culture layered over our rich literary and songwriting talent. ... The festival brings together regional, Australian and inter...

12 September

I am excited to be hosting a screening of Embrace, a social documentary on body image at Event Cinemas Maroochydore on Monday 12th September at 7pm. ... I am an advocate of the Health At Every Size movement and am hosting this screening because I believe it is important to challenge the status quo of society’s beauty ideals.I encourage ALL ge...

16 September - 26 October

Animals are on show at the Cooroy Butter Factory Arts Centre to commemorate World Animal Day. ... Sunshine Coast artist’s Natalie Barlow, Janet Carew and Fiona Groom have come together to create an exhibition celebrating animals through art. ... The exhibition is diverse, quirky and engaging with all three artists passionate about nature and...

24-25 September

The Maleny Arts and Crafts Group Quilters will hold their biennial Quilt Show at the Main Pavilion, Maleny Showgrounds on Saturday and Sunday 24th and 25th September. ... The two years since our last quilt show has gone quickly but the members have been busy and there will be a great range of quilts on display.  ... Quilts on display will incl...

29 September - 19 October
Occurs first Wednesday of every month

Are you worried about running out of money in retirement and would you like to learn how to protect yourself against a volatile world! ... Ellerfield Financial Planning are hosting their renowned FREE information events in Buderim, Mount Isa & Brisbane! ... Topics that will be discussed: ... How the proposed budget changes may affect you in pla...

30 September - 3 October

When: 30th September to 3rd October, 2016Where: Lake Kawana Community Centre - 114 Sportsmans Pde, BokarinaTimes: 8:30am-4:00pm     ... About Bookfest ... Book worms all over can lose themselves in the vast array of mystery, fantasy, humour, crime, romance, fact and fiction.There'll be over 10,000 books for sale. The event...

October

1 October

Animals are on show at the Cooroy Butter Factory Arts Centre to commemorate World Animal Day. ... Sunshine Coast artist’s Natalie Barlow, Janet Carew and Fiona Groom have come together to create an exhibition celebrating animals through art. ... The exhibition is diverse, quirky and engaging with all three artists passionate about nature and...

November

24-27 November

Namaste ... We are super excited to bring our retreat to the Sunny Coast :) ... Join us for an incredible 4 day getaway at our Kirtan Yoga Retreat Set in the beautiful town of Coolum in a picturesque beachside retreat centre, this amazing retreat is suited for people who are interested in taking their yoga practice beyond the mat, November 24-27th...

December

16 December

Join us for a FREE family fun evening at Kunara Organic Marketplace. Featuring the Christmas film ELF. Along with lots of other entertainment. ... Inflatable cinema ... Food Vendors & Charity stalls ... Santa dropping by with little treats ... charity groups involved ... live local musician lee hardisty ... Major Kunara Hamper Drawn on the nigh...

23 December

Christmas is coming to Aussie World this December! ...  Santa will be at Aussie World every weekend from 10 December until Christmas Day, and on Friday 23 December Aussie World will be transformed into a Christmas Wonderland for the best family Christmas event on the Sunshine Coast. ...  For just $25 per person (or $20 as part of a F...

2017

February

11 February

The Noosa Summer Swim, Presented by Milk & Co, is a bucket list event for any keen ocean swimmer that runs over two days.  ... In 2017, the event expands to a full weekend program offering a range of distances for every ability, from junior events to a new 5.0km marathon distance where seasoned swimmers can push their limits. ... Join Worl...

March

Occurs every week on Wednesday & Saturday

The Eumundi Markets is Australia's biggest and best art, craft and produce market, held every Saturday and Wednesday of the year (rain, hail or shine) in the heart of the charming historic hinterland town of Eumundi on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. ... Established back in 1979, the world-renowned Eumundi Markets is like an outdoor gallery, wit...

Occurs first Sunday of every month

The Peregian Beach Markets are held the 1st and 3rd & 5th Sunday of every month, in the beautiful surroundings of Peregian Park on Kingfisher Drive at Peregian Beach. ... Find a variety of arts and crafts, clothing, great coffee and food entertainment and more - a great day of shopping! ... From 7am to 12.30pm

Occurs every week on Sunday

The Caboolture Markets feature a range of hand made art and craft and natural produce, over 800 stalls to be exact! ... Find fresh herbs, arts and clothing - a great way to spend a Sunday morning - just go to the Caboolture Showgrounds. ... From 6am - 12noon ... Plenty of free parking.

Occurs every week on Sunday

Cotton Tree Markets offers something for everyone. ... For more than 22 years the Market has featured local artisans, designers or inventors selling their own unique and creative works within a precinct of fine cafes, fashion and wares. ... You’ll find fashion, jewellery, original artworks, sculptures, skincare, pottery, shells, plants, ba...

Occurs every week on Sunday

All your Fresh Fruit & Veg. Flowers & Plants. ... Fresh Seafood, plus Hand-made Clothes, Craft, Tools, Books & Collectables ... Car Boot Sales and New Stall Holders Welcome ... 6am to 12 noon

Occurs every week on Sunday

The Noosa Marina art, craft and local produce market has an idyllic setting on the deck, overlooking the Noosa River. ... Operating every Sunday from 8am - 2pm, enjoy strolling through the many market stalls where a variety of locally made craft items and local produce can be found along the deck. ... Live music and entertainment from local and int...

24 March

Come and join us at our Twilight Fair ! Lots of entertainment - live music, delicious food, fantastic rides, games and prizes! And to top it off - fireworks! We can't wait to see you there!

April

16 April

Ocean St World Festival  is a feast for the senses where cultures from around the world bring the young, old, inquisitive and adventurous together to celebrate diversity.  ... This annual event is a one-day opportunity to travel the world, with artists from Japan to Bolivia, Budapest to Jamaica bringing their unique talents featuring musi...

May

12 May

Explore local talent and makers' market stalls. Cool drinks, exotic tastes and live music. ... Held on the second Friday of each month.

21 May

About the Teddy Bear Fair ... You're invited to come along to The Sunshine Coast Private Hospital’s annual Teddy Bear Fair. Join us for a FREE day of fun, excitement and entertainment, and help us celebrate Buderim babies and children everywhere. There are loads of exciting activities, displays, prizes, and tours to enjoy - so bring yourself,...

27 May

 THE SEA FM “FESTIVAL OF FIRE” ... Monster Trucks, Smash Up Derby, Jet Van, Car and Bike Stunts, Roly Poly cars, Wall of Fire, Fireworks and more. ... https://www.kcsfireworks.com/festival-of-fire ... ONE NIGHT ONLY - Saturday, May 27th, 2017. Gates open 4pm. Action starts 6pm. Caloundra Sharks Rugby League Club Oval Grounds, Gre...

June

9 June

Explore local talent and makers' market stalls. Cool drinks, exotic tastes and live music. ... Held on the second Friday of each month.

10 June

The annual Choral Festival brings together choirs from across the Sunshine Coast to foster fellowship and interaction between them for the enjoyment of music, and to raise the profile of choral music. Each choir performs its own set of songs, and the festival concludes with a massed choir performance. Participating choirs: Cool Harmonies, Global Ha...

10 June

A fun day for all the family! Showcasing local artists and craft works inluding, paintings, jewllery, hats, pottery, glassware, and lots more. Locally grown plants and produce,collectibles, furniture, Trash and Treasure, clothing. Games for kids (and big kids), Poetry readings, BBQ, coffe/tea and cakes! 

17 June

Renat and Hila Yusupov, renowned Australian musicians (originally from Uzbekistan) will present a delightful afternoon of popular classical cello masterpieces that will include: Haydn’s Cello Concerto No. 1, Paganini's Variations on One String on a Theme from 'Moses in Egypt' by Rossini, Massenet’s Meditation, works by J.S. Bach, Saint-...

18 June

Planning your Sunshine Coast wedding made easy, meet with the finest companies to help you plan your wedding. See the spectacular display of cakes, gowns, floral arrangements, wedding cars and much more. The show will feature must-have products and services for the sophisticated bride and groom.  ... Each bride will receive a show bag filled w...

30 June - 2 July

The ultimate nature camping experience for families! ... Clint and Aimee from Primal Influence along with Carly from award-winning Natureweavers have teamed up to bring you this unique family nature camp, the first of its kind in Queensland! ... Located on a bushy private property in the countryside just outside of the Sunshine...

July

14 July

Explore local talent and makers' market stalls. Cool drinks, exotic tastes and live music. ... Held on the second Friday of each month.

22 July

Renat and Hila Yusupov, renowned Australian musicians (originally from Uzbekistan) will present a delightful afternoon of popular classical cello masterpieces that will include: Haydn’s Cello Concerto No. 1, Paganini's Variations on One String on a Theme from 'Moses in Egypt' by Rossini, Massenet’s Meditation, works by J.S. Bach, Saint-...

29-30 July

The You Can Heal Yourself Expo is designed to assist those that would like to take control of their health, by giving them the tools they need to Heal Themselves. The Expo has been running on The Sunshine Coast for 6 years.Our next Maroochydore Event is at Millwell Hall on July 29 & 30, 2017.We are looking for Stall Holders, Speakers, Workshop...

29 July

Renat and Hila Yusupov, renowned Australian musicians (originally from Uzbekistan) will present a delightful afternoon of popular classical cello masterpieces that will include: Haydn’s Cello Concerto No. 1, Paganini's Variations on One String on a Theme from 'Moses in Egypt' by Rossini, Massenet’s Meditation, works by J.S. Bach, Saint-...

August

6 August

Come along to the 2017 Gympe Aerodrome Community Open Day on the 6th August 2017. Get up close to a wde range of aircraft as well as vintage motorcycles and cars. Market stalls as well as many food vendors will cater for the whole family. You will have a chance to win a flight on the day, or take your first steps towards becomnig a pilot by having...

11 August

Explore local talent and makers' market stalls. Cool drinks, exotic tastes and live music. ... Held on the second Friday of each month.

25 August - 3 September

Immerse your inner creative in 10 arts-fuelled days and experience the creative soul of the Sunshine Coast. Encompassing 200+ events from the Hinterland to the Coast… passionate beings, and just general good vibes. ... HORIZON festival of arts & culture delivers a diverse artistic program ranging from contemporary art and new media...

25 August

As part of the Sunshine Coast Council’s Horizon Festival, Eumundi Square will be hosting a Wearable Art Competition from 9:00am to noon on Friday 25 August 2017 ...   ...  (Entries close on 18 August 2017).  The event will be opened by a Welcome to Country, Dance Didgeridoo presentation and traditional fire...

26 August

So you think you don't know opera music? Presented by Sunshine Coast Youth Orchestra, this concert promises to be one for all the family with well-known opera music repertoire you'll recognise from film and advertising. Performances by the orchestra’s youth and wind symphonies, chamber strings and sinfonia ensembles will have you saying &lsqu...

26 August

The 3rd Annual Eudlo Car and Motorcycle Show is being held on Saturday 26th August 2017. This is a fundraiser for Eudlo State School (Cnr Rosebed St & Highlands Rd). ... Eudlo is set in the heart of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, only 20 minutes from the beach and 1.5hrs north of Brisbane. Our train station is 150m from the school if you wish t...

September

8 September

Explore local talent and makers' market stalls. Cool drinks, exotic tastes and live music. ... Held on the second Friday of each month.

26 September

Get up close and personal with a range of unique Australian wildlife like reptiles, frogs, birds and cute marsupials! ... Bring the kids along for some free fun, and help them learn about our unique wildlife. In the centre forecourt on Tuesday from 10.30am - 1.30pm

30 September

Our annual fund-raising Spring Fair, featuring a variety of stalls with books, plants, crafts, cakes and preserves, collectables and homewares, childrenswear and toys, hand-crafted rugs, plants, etc.  Morning tea. Car Boot Sale sites available.  Please call on 0412178964 for info.

October

13 October

Explore local talent and makers' market stalls. Cool drinks, exotic tastes and live music. ... Held on the second Friday of each month.

15 October

COOROY MOUNTAIN SPRING FESTIVAL 2017 CANCELLED ... Sunday 15th October 6.30 am – 2.00 pm ... Due to the ongoing drought, heat high fire risk and adverse conditions on the mountain track the Rotary Club of Cooroy has made the difficult decision to cancel the Cooroy Mountain Spring Festival planned for Sunday 15 October 2017. ... Our apologies...

15 October

Presented by the School of Hard Knocks ... Dr Jonathon Welch AM, celebrated singer and conductor of the award-winning Choir of Hard Knocks will perform for the first time on the Sunshine Coast and conduct the inaugural ‘Absolutely Everybody Sunshine Coast Choir’. ... This inspiring conce...

27-28 October

Come along and enjoy the wonderful display of exotic and endangered species orchids. Plant and supplies sales from seven vendors including a specialist species orchid vendor from Victoria. Parking is easy with wheelchair access to the door,  Raffles & Refreshments. 

28 October

Connecting with your Angels, Guides, Loves Ones and All That Is. ...   ... Join Rev Kerry Redfern, Rev Ree Hampton, Teresa Pyne & Lesa Berridge at the Waterfront Hotel and see their unique gifts in action ... These ladies each bring over 30 years of experience working with Spirit! (That’s over 100 years collectively) ... Rev Kerry...

29 October

Broadway to Pavarotti the Opera and Broadway Spectacular is the only performance of its kind celebrating the life of Pavarotti performed by former Ten Tenor Roger Davy, the 2 Hour show has had successful performances in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane .Included in the show is Andrea Boccelli and Sarah Brightman’s Time to say Goodbye, La Traviata&...

November

10 November

Explore local talent and makers' market stalls. Cool drinks, exotic tastes and live music. ... Held on the second Friday of each month.

12 November 2017 - 25 November 2018
Occurs every week on Tuesday

Dancing Freedom is a moving meditation, a metaphor of our lives, a means to heal and grow. “There is only one rule — you cannot do it wrong.”MALENY- DANCING FREEDOM TUESDAYS ... Facilitator Angela Kapudija EVERY 2nd & 3rd TUESDAY  ... Facilitator Prema Nishan EVERY 1st and 4th TUESDAY TIME: 7pm- 8:45pmHEALT...

18 November

The Sunshine Coast Spring Swim, Presented byMilk & Co, offers distances for every ability, a simple course layout for kids and beginners and longer events for competitive swimmers and triathletes in training. ... Events: 1.25km, 2.5km, 5.0km ...

29 November 2017 - 25 November 2018
Occurs first Tuesday of every month

We dance to reclaim our brilliant selves. To re-member, re-create and re-invent a life where every day we live from a place of true authenticity, in honest connection with others, with compassion in our hearts, a deep understanding, and to find our purpose to our lives and a meaning to this existance. Which = happiness. We dance to evolve, to...

December

8 December

Explore local talent and makers' market stalls. Cool drinks, exotic tastes and live music. ... Held on the second Friday of each month.

15 December

On Friday December 15th Kunara turns into a Christmas wonderland with heaps of free activities from 12pm onwards. Bring the kids along and celebrate the festive season.  ... With ... -          Face painting ... -          A Scavenger hunt ... - &nbs...

30 December 2017 - 13 January 2018

International Organisation Decide To Have 1st Australian Performance on The Sunshine CoastCircus Rio is a performance that has been conceptualised by leading visionaries in the industry. The team behind this extravaganza have put on shows throughout the globe, including Europe, Japan, The USA and Russia. Our International crew of performers, costum...

2018

January

20 January

Welcoming you to our first fabulous night at the Twisted Tassel! A night full of seduction, tease and sass! ...   ... Featuring an incredible lineup of performers:Scarlet Tinkabelle ... Marilyn Mocktail ... Fleur Talicious ... Betty Lovecat ... Kitty Obsidian ... Trigger Happy ... Margeaux Le Gogo ... The Sizzle Sisters ... Aussie Twerk Queens...

20 January

Enjoy an afternoon of fun, at Seasons Caloundra!Pantastic Steel Band of the Caribbean!Dress in your best Hawaiian wear!Monster Raffle and lots of stalls!Kick back and relax to the colourful sounds of the Caribbean with entertainment from Pantastic Steel Band while you enjoy some yummy food and retail therapy at the range of market stalls.The kids a...

February

3-4 February

The Noosa Summer Swim, Presented byMilk & Co, is a bucket list event for any keen ocean swimmer.   ... In 2018 the festival program offers distances for every ability, from junior events to a new 5.0km marathon distance where seasoned swimmers can push their limits. ... Join World Series Swims Ambassador Michael Klim and special guests for...

17-18 February

Welcome to the new Mooloolaba Beach Festival!  The new-look weekend of events is a celebration of sand, surf and beach culture on the Sunshine Coast. ... We’ve put together a program of events that offers a range of experiences, including premium ocean swims (some old and some new!) paddling events that both elites and weekend paddlers w...

17 February

For women who want lift, level up, be encouraged, be supported, blossom, evolve, be heard, be seen, connect, achieve, balance, and live their purpose.

March

24-25 March

Lace up your hiking boots and join us for this guided bushwalk in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Hike 33.5km throughout the Blackall Range and experience magnificent views, waterfalls, creek crossings and tall, open eucalypt forests. ... Whether you participate on your own, with a friend or bring the whole family, the Happy Feet Bushwalk guarantees...

April

6-8 April

Relax, unwind, learn new skills, meet new people, eat great food... all at this amazing nature getaway!Enjoy scenic country views of rolling green hills and farms as you drive to your camp venue, arrive and be welcomed to a ready-to-use fully equipped private campsite set up by your hosts. Your tent and gear will be set up for you while you sit dow...

7 April

In her first collaboration and with one of the fastest-rising Hip Hop acts in Australia, Zimbabwean born Thando has released her brand new single ‘Numb’ ft Remi with an accompanying clip to coincide with her upcoming National ‘Numb’ tour Feb – April 2018. Thando Explains “Numb is a song written about my expe...

May

5-6 May

2pm Saturday, 5 & 9am Sunday, 6 May 2018 ... University of the Sunshine Coast - Athletics Track ... Relay For Life is a chance for the Sunshine Coast community to recognise and celebrate local cancer survivors, patients and their carers, to honour and remember loved ones lost to cancer and to raise money to help save more lives. Join the thous...

September

8 September

Walk for Women’s Cancers started in 2004 by a Sunshine Coast local Cassandra Munson. The community event is designed to unite, celebrate and remember those effected by women’s cancers. The event attracts 700 registered participants annually, who after months of fundraising come together to celebrate and walk in a sea of pink tutu’...

October

24 October

Spring into Summer - Exhibition & Sales Event ... Hosted by Sunshine Coast Art Group (SCAG) ... Join us at our annual exhibition of beautifully handcrafted creations and an opportunity to buy unique and affordable Christmas gifts. Peruse original and creative pieces exhibited by members of our pottery, sewing and art groups while enjoying musi...

November

23 November 2018 - 18 January 2019
Occurs every week on Friday

Twilight Markets in Tickle Park Coolum every Friday from 23November 2018 till 18th January 2019 from 4pm till 8pm. 

December

14 December

On Friday December 14th Kunara Organic Marketplace turns into a Christmas wonderland! Loads of free activities from 12pm onwards. Bring the kids along and celebrate the festive season.  ... With ... -          Face painting ... -          A Scavenger...

14 December 2018 - 25 January 2019
Occurs every week on Friday

The Twilight Markets Caloundra are set to bring the September holiday spirit to Bulcock Beach with entertainment for the entire family. The Markets will be operating over the school holiday periods, and provide a fantastic opportunity to get the family out and about and enjoy a Friday evening by Bulcock Beach walking through the markets with artisa...

16-22 December
Occurs every week on Sunday

Artisans Market showcasing local makers work and giving a point of difference from other markets in the area. Everything sold on site is handmade, supporting locals and promoting locals.  

2019

January

13 January

Don't misst the biggest wedding expo on the Sunshine Coast! With over 100 local wedding suppliers and $18,000 in prizes up for grabs - this is a must attend for all bride to bes.

February

2-3 February

Systema Noosa in conjunction with Systema Seattle are proud to announce "Fear to Freedom" - A Systema seminar, presented by Kwan Lee! This 2-day workshop is suitable for anyone above the age of 18 who is looking for a self-defence system or anyone looking to improve their physical, physiological or spiritual well being. ...   ... TOPICS: ... &...

2 February

Next date is 2 Feb 2019 for The Crystal Waters Markets, held 8am to 2pm on the first Saturday of each month (except January). ... These Markets are renowned for being very friendly and relaxed with community atmosphere, live music from local artists and idyllic rural setting. See an intro video: https://youtu.be/1EJvhIhIbaE ... Children enjoy the p...

16 February

Life is full of ups and downs, highs and lows, confusion and clarity, the good and the bad, the known and the unknown, and an array of contrasting experiences to love. ... It is easy to navigate your way through the good times because life has a particular flow to it which brings an abundance of heightened emotions. ... But when life gets tough, be...

Occurs every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday

Join one of Australia’s fastest growing industries. ... Our Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home, Community & Disability Specialisation) has been structured to meet local employment demands in collaboration with local industry providers to ensure you graduate with the skills you need to start work tomorrow. ...    ...

June

29 June - 13 July
Occurs every week on Saturday

Looking for a great horse adventure for your child in the Winter holidays? ... Kiah Park is running 7 Day Riding Camps and is a horse lover's paradise for school-aged children. Situated on the Sunshine Coast hinterland, with a horse for every child's riding ability, whether they are new or experienced riders. ... Each child adopts a horse to pamper...

July

1-9 July
Occurs every week on Monday & Tuesday

Day Camps are for school-aged children who would like to spend a great day horse riding at Kiah Park.  All riding abilities are catered for; on arrival riders are assessed in the arena and allocated a horse/pony to suit their ability and enjoy morning and afternoon trail rides. Held on Monday and Tuesday during all Queensland school holidays.

23 July

Sunshine Coast Daily Careers Expo  ... Tuesday 23rd, July, 201910am – 2pm & 3:30pm – 6:30pmVENUE 114, Bokarina ... Admission is FREE! ... The 17th annual Sunshine Coast Daily Careers Expo presents an ideal opportunity for anyone interested in education and training or those seeking professional career development and employmen...

23 July

Sunshine Coast Daily Careers Expo ...   ... Tuesday 23rd, July, 2019 ... 10am – 2pm & 3:30pm – 6:30pm ... VENUE 114, Bokarina ... Admission is FREE! The 17th annual Sunshine Coast Daily Careers Expo presents an ideal opportunity for anyone interested in education and training or those seeking professional career development an...

27 July

IT'S ON AGAIN! Annual SCAG "Soup n Soul" exhibition & sales event. ... Come along and meet the local artists and enjoy homemade soups and an exhibition of pottery, textiles, art works, music and more!  ... Warm up with a bowl of yummy homemade soup and you get to keep the bowl!  For just $10 purchase a hand crafted soup bowl and then...

August

27-29 August

... Sunshine Coast Digital Marketing Conference is your chance to ...-  Hear from some of the most audacious and thought provoking speakers in the digital marketing industry.-  Gain insight into emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies, and best practices to move your business to the next level. Sunshine Coast Digital Mar...