Sunday, October 9, 2016
Located on the Sunshine Coast of Queensland, Mooloolaba offers a beautiful climate with great sailing conditions year round. It is an ideal location for a sailing holiday, family vacation, a quiet weekend away or a great place to escape to.
The open waters of Mooloolaba offer beautiful sailing conditions where dolphins, turtles and whales are often sighted. Sailing back into the entrance of the Mooloolah River offers sailors beautiful views of the Mooloolaba lighthouse and beaches. A must visit location for any sea-lover! This years' Sunshine Coast Ocean Regatta will be held on the sparkling coastal waters off Mooloolaba - the Sunshine Coast from 13 - 15 October 2016.
Saturday, September 17, 2016
The Sunshine Coast is regarded by amateur and professional riders alike, as a haven for cycling for its quality roads, minimal traffic and natural beauty.
Last year the coast hosted its first ever two-day CycleFest event. In 2016 the event has grown to include the Queensland Road Team Series event.
Up to 1000 professional & amateur cyclists will take part in the weekend’s activities, which include:
- Coast Life Homes Mountain Challenge (Palmwoods to Montville 8km TT open to the public)
- 2016 QRTS Grand Prix Criterion Event
- WIN NEWS Gran Fondo (100km ride open to the public)
- Men's Open Road Race (125km)
- Women's Open Road Race (95km)
- Maroochy RSL Piccolo Fondo (25km)
A CycleVillage will run all weekend at Cotton Tree Park where riders can collect their race packs and the public are welcome to check out the entertainment, visit stall holders and take part in demonstrations.
Saturday, August 27, 2016
From the hinterland to the sea, north to south, the Sunshine Coast region will embrace and showcase cultural creatives in all areas of the arts, performance and literature. Thought-provoking talks, engaging sculpture, block party, art competitions, workshops, design technology, culinary delights, visual art and music will all be on the menu served up over ten days from September 2 to 11, 2016. To view full program details click here.
Sunday, August 14, 2016
The Gympie Music Muster is Australia's favourite outdoor country music and camping festival. Held in the beautiful and normally peaceful Amamoor Creek State Forest Park, this iconic Aussie music festival brings music and mateship together under one big open roof, offering an experience like no other. The 35th Gympie Music Muster will be held over 4 days from 25th to Sunday 28th August 2016 in one of Queensland's most beautiful National State Parks, with over 50 hectares of well maintained, planned camping facilities, plenty of hot showers and toilets, and a central entertainment precinct. Make 2016 the year you must do the Muster!
Saturday, July 30, 2016
The Sunshine Coast Family Expo will be returning to Lake Kawana Community Centre on 6th August for a fun filled day for all families, big and small.
You can expect to partake in activities such as:
There is so much to see and do at this years Family Expo, we'd love all of the families of the Sunshine Coast to join!
Sunday, July 10, 2016
This lawn bowls carnival has been held on the Sunshine Coast for over 50 years. It attracts visitors from intrastate, interstate and from New Zealand. These tournaments will be hosted by some of the best clubs in Queensland on a variety of natural and synthetic greens.
Saturday, June 18, 2016
Some of the fastest drivers in the world are on the Sunshine Coast for the annual International Rally of Queensland. Crews from as far afield as Europe, India and Japan, plus others from Malaysia, Sri Lanka, New Zealand and Australia battle for the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship on scenic stages around Imbil and Kenilworth.
Also don't miss the East Coast Bullbars Australian Rally Championship, Classic rally cars and other support events. Queensland's only international motorsports event is an exciting spectacle not to be missed!