Monday, June 19, 2017
The Mary Valley Art Festival began in 2000 in Imbil, the largest community the Mary Valley. It is an annual event held from 29 June till 2nd July 2017. Thursday Opening night is a fantastic celebration bringing together artists, judges, sponsors and the community over wine, fine food and entertainment.
The festival is known for its friendly and professional approach, attracting quality art work showcasing the diversity of artists from our region and South East Queensland. The festival runs over the weekend on Friday, Saturday and Sunday and is an easy day trip for visitors from the Sunshine Coast, Brisbane and Hervey Bay. Workshops and demonstrations are held over the same weekend so be sure to check the program to extend your stay.
The popular People’s Choice Awards are held on the Sunday along with the Bush Haven Youth Art Award presentations with licenced bar and refreshments.
Sunday, June 4, 2017
It’s that time again. Five days of the coolest Retro Car Festival on the planet, celebrating the Hot Rod and Classic Car Lifestyle. The festival that delivers it all. With entry open to Hot Rods, pre-1983 cars, motorcycles and vintage caravans, you’ll be dazzled by the eye-candy, amazed by the craftsmanship, inspired to create.
Dance to the rockin’ sounds of ‘the Dirty Dukes’, ‘Old 45’s’, Billy Guy and others. Five days of cruising the Sunshine Coast and the nearby Hinterland, show ‘n shines, driving events, dining, dancing, street parties, trophy’s, a Mega Car Show in the downtown Caloundra and Esplanade of Queensland’s beautiful City of Caloundra, and finishing with the infamous Sunday Evening Dinner Dance at The Shed, Aussie World.
If you love cars, if you love retro, or if you just love hangin’ with the Kool Kats, this is the “not to be missed” event of the year.
Monday, May 8, 2017
The first regional Women in Super Mother’s Day Classic was held in 2007, and since then more and more dedicated volunteers have staged more than 400 events in every corner of Australia. The Sunshine Coast event offers a four kilometre walk and a four and eight kilometre run around the Brightwater Estate lake. Raise money for Breast Cancer research by the National Breast Cancer Foundation. This is the twentieth anniversary for the Mothers Day Classic and they have raised 30 million dollars to date.
Sunday, April 2, 2017
Easter is so much FUN at Aussie World.
Come and join Jake and Tilly, the Aussie World Easter Bunnies and friends for our annual Easter Bunny Hunt with Easter prizes for the kids.
There’s also the Easter Show with Jake and Tilly, Alice and the Easter Bunnies appearing every day of the Easter long weekend.
When: 14 April to 17 April
Where: Aussie World
Time: 10am - 5pm
Price: Family Fun Passes start from $34 per person
Sunday, March 19, 2017
Looking for a reason to extend your holiday or an excuse for a weekend escape or a family getaway?
Autumn is a great time to visit the Sunshine Coast so why not visit Alexandria Apartments and experience all that it has to offer at this beautiful time of year!
We still have limited availability during the month of March so give us a call today and escape to the Sunshine Coast and if you call us direct and stay 3 nights or more we will give you 10% off* normal tariff.
* Conditions apply. Minimum 3 nights stay. Bookings are subject to availability. This offer cannot be applied to existing bookings. Excludes school and public holidays and event weekends.
CALL US NOW 07 5444 2700
Saturday, February 18, 2017
The Mooloolaba Mile, held this year on 5th March, is a feature on Queensland’s ocean swimming calendar and continues to attract swimmers from all over Australia.
The main event, a one mile (1.6 kilometre) course is the most popular open water distance around the globe for a reason – it’s well within reach for beginners and novice ocean swimmers an ideal step up from traditional short course events.
The three kilometre Marathon distance is a great new option for seasoned swimmers and aspiring triathletes looking to push their limits.
Sunday, February 5, 2017
The Australian National and Qld X-Triathlon Champs & MultiSport Weekend 2017 is based in the spectacular Sunshine Coast Hinterland, 11 7 12 february, on the banks of Ewen Maddock Dam. The rainforest trails and fern-filled bushland of Beerwah State Forest provide the perfect setting for an Off Road Triathlon and MultiSport Weekend.
TreX XTri The XTri course includes some of the best fast and flowing single track mountain bike trails, and gritty off road running trails found anywhere in Australia and includes a standard distance, sprint, junior and dirt kids courses.