Saturday, September 17, 2016

Sunshine Coast CycleFest 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

Horizon Festival 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

Gympie Music Muster 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

Sunshine Coast Family Expo

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:
  • Family Photo Booth
  • Dance Groups
  • Fashion Parade
  • Cooking Demonstrations
  • Playzones
  • First Aid Workshops
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!
***FREE ENTRY***

Sunday, July 10, 2016

2016 Sunshine Coast Winter Bowls

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

International Rally of Queensland



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!

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Dragons Abreast Australia National Regatta



Dragons Abreast Australia National Regatta In June 2016 Dragons Abreast Australia will hold its National Regatta at Lake Kawana. Our purpose of the event is to promote breast cancer awareness, the benefits of exercise for a healthy lifestyle and education to the Community at large, whilst demonstrating that people can fully participate in life despite physical and emotional limitations as a result of a breast cancer diagnosis.

Pink dragon boating provides a very exciting spectacle. Flowers on the Water ceremony provides an opportunity to remember those who have lost their lives to this insidious disease. 

Dragons Abreast Australia National Regatta
8.30am - 4.00pm
17-18 June 2016
Free admission to Public
Lake Kawana Sportsman Parade Bokarina