We love to get out and about on the Sunshine Coast. Check out the below listings for events happening near you
MOUNT COOLUM HIKE WITH THE KINDNESS COLLECTIVE
Today Time: 9am-12noon
Where: Mount Coolum National Park, Jarnahill Dr, Mount Coolum.
The Kindness Collective is a project which aims to improve the wellbeing of as many souls as possible by bringing members of the community together through free events, classes and workshops as well as the distribution of ‘Kindness Cards’.
Get involved with a hike up Mount Coolum. Improve your fitness, boost your mood, enjoy the spectacular views and meet some great new people who share a contagious joy of life.
Keep up-to-date with upcoming events hosted by The Kindness Collective by liking their Facebook page: facebook.com/tkcsunshinecoast.
Today Time: 8am-12noon Where: Lake Kawana, Sportsman Pde,
The Sunshine Coast community are a charitable bunch. Get involved with the collaborative charity event unlike any other the Coast has seen before – Waterlife. It’s a full day of outrigging, canoeing and paddling on Lake Kawana to raise money for three of the Coast’s most worthy charities, including Wishlist,
Ended and Adaptive Paddlers. Enjoy a morning in the sunshine and show your support for the competitors and local charities.
MUSIC ON KINGS – LOVE TRAIN
Where: Kings Beach Amphitheatre, De Vene Ave, Kings Beach.
Put on your platforms, dust off the flares and experience the fabulous hits of 60s and 70s in an all singing, all dancing Motown, soul and disco spectacular. Whether it be reliving your colourful past or discovering it for the first time, it is a perfect musical event for any age.
Featuring hits from Earth Wind & Fire, The Bee Gees, Diana Ross, The Jackson Five, Stevie Wonder, The Four Tops, The Supremes, The Temptations, Gloria Gaynor and many more.
NOOSA CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL
Where: Noosa Reef Hotel, 19 Noosa Dr, Noosa Heads.
Twenty breweries small and large from across Australia will be at the one spot for a day full of beer, food and good times.
Go on a delicious journey of sipping, sampling and tasting some of the 80 beers, craft beers and ciders as well as international food stalls serving up authentic chews.
Chat to the people behind these brews while trying their products. There will be talks on brewing techniques, plus face painting, balloon making and a jumping castle to keep the kids busy as well as charity raffles in support of Breast Cancer and Sunshine Butterflies. Entry is a gold coin donation with all proceeds donated towards these charities.
BACK YOURSELF 2017
Where: The J Noosa, 60 Noosa Dr, Noosa. Do you run your own business and want to learn something new? Perhaps you have a dream but don’t know where to start?
Some of Australia’s biggest business names and seriously savvy women are dropping into the Sunshine Coast for a one-off conference.
Rub shoulders with well-known and successful hustlers, dreamers and creators including Lisa Messenger, Jamila Rivzi, the Merrymaker Sisters, Christy LadyLaurence, Karina Sharpe, Kelly Carthy, Natalee Andersen, Robyn Gipters and Symmone Gordon.
Each speaker will do a short Q&A with our host, followed by a panel with audience questions. There will even be a pitch panel in the afternoon where you could walk away with $1000 towards your business or project.
The first and second release tickets have sold out, so to avoid missing out on this incredible opportunity right on your doorstep, make sure you get a ticket before the final lot sell out. Visit events.ticketbooth.com.au
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Take part in Waterlife to fundraise for an exercise physio program for cancer patients.