We love to get out and about on the Sunshine Coast. Check out the below listings for events happening near you
YAROOMBA BEACH AND LIFEFLIGHT BEARS PICNIC October 7 Time: 11am–2pm
Where: Coolum State School, School Rd Coolum Beach
BYO your favourite teddy bear and join in the fun-filled picnic to help raise funds for the emergency helicopter service, LifeFlight. Organised by Yaroomba Beach and LifeFlight, there will be face painting, a jumping castle, an animal petting zoo, a teddy bear hospital, colouring-in competitions, sausage sizzle, raffles and entertainment. Entry is free. For more information, visit www.yaroombabeach.com.au. RUSSELL MORRIS October 7 Time: Doors open 8pm Where: The Caloundra RSL Function Room
Aria Hall of Fame inductee, #1 selling Platinum artist and Australian Icon, Russell Morris, is dropping into the Sunshine Coast. It’s a gig not to missed, with local solo act Mason Hope opening the show. Tickets are $30 and it’s an 18+ sit-down show. Visit http://sa2.seatadvisor.com/sabo/servlets/TicketRequest? &presenter=AUCALOUNDRARSL&event=RMORRIS for tickets or phone the club on 5438 5800. THE COASTLINE MINI GARAGE HIGH TEA BY THE SEA 2017 October 8 Time: 10am–2pm Where: The Events Centre, 10 Minchinton St, Caloundra Coastline MINI Garage Sunshine Coast and 4 Ingredients are partnering to host a High Tea By The Sea, proudly raising funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. There will be some incredible raffle prizes including a new MINI Ray valued at more than $27,000 donated by Coastline MINI Garage, a custom-made 14ct rose gold morganite/diamond ring donated
by Sunstate Jewellers, a limited edition Pink Blush Collection hair pack donated by GHD, a special edition ‘Pink Pack’ donated by Miss Monogram HQ and loads more.
Advanced tables of 10 bookings are now available by emailing your guest list of 10 to firstname.lastname@example.org. SUNSHINE COAST INTERNATIONAL FASHION FESTIVAL October 21
Time: 4.30–8.30pm (show starts at 6pm, seats must be taken 10 minutes prior)
Where: The Events Centre, 20 Minchinton St, Caloundra
The Sunshine Coast International Fashion Festival is the only established and recognised fashion event in Queensland. Now in its 10th year, the show presents both emerging and established talent, from local and national labels, alongside a host of international design talent. Tickets start at $65 and go up to $200 for the VIP treatment. Visit www.sunshinecoast fashionfestival.com for further information and to book. HALLOW’S EVE MASQUERADE BALL October 27 Time: 8pm–midnight Where: The Shed at Downunder Dr
Get dressed up in costume, a mask or formal wear and enjoy an 18+ night out this Halloween eve. Get lost a maze of horrors before dancing your fears away to live music, a DJ and loads more entertainment. Tickets are $99, which includes all entertainment and a three-hour drinks package. Plus, $9 from every ticket is donated to Wishlist Sunshine Coast. Food will be available to purchase on the night. CRAFT BEER AND CIDER FESTIVAL November 25 Time: 1–9pm
Where: Sunshine Coast Stadium, 31 Sportsmans Pde,
Calling all beer enthusiasts, music heads and foodies (so basically everyone) – join in a day-long celebration of craft beers and ciders. Taste the creativity and diversity from different brewers. There will also be rides, photo booths, food, festival shopping and competitions. To avoid cues, the festival will have a special SAB (sunshine and beers) currency to buy. For tickets, visit craftbeersunshinecoast.iwannaticket.com.au.
Head along to the picnic raising money for LifeFlight.