CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Noosa is renowned for its huge range of events across the year, on the coastal strip and through the hinterland
G reat Noosa Trail Walk 2018
When: September 29 - October 1
Price: $240 per person, includes camping fees, some meals and luggage transportation.
With only 150 walkers and volunteer guides participating on the walk through the Noosa hinterland, participants experience some of the very best of Noosa hinterland’s nature, culture and communities.
A reasonable level of walking fitness is required, but this is not a race, and plenty of time is allowed to complete each day’s walk.
Trail guides will provide assistance and information about the history and landscape, and will make sure walkers don’t lose their way. Noosa Beach Classic Car Show 2018 When: Sunday September 30
Where: Lions Park, Noosa Heads
Time: 8am - 2.30pm
Price: Spectators $10 per adult (under 14 free) Website: www.noosacarclub.com.au
The event is open to many makes and models and the marque of the year is British.
Wander through more than $10 million in cars on display with a backdrop of the Noosa waterways and vibrant Hastings Street.
See a spectacular display of Riley, Bristol, Morgan, Jaguar and Lotus, and more British makes. Also European classics and sports cars, classic competition cars and Aussie family favourites on display, including entries from both the Stafford and Bowden Collection. BiC SUP Paddle in Pink 2018
When: Sunday 14 October
Where: Noosa River
Price: Adult $20, children free (conditions apply) Website: paddleinpink.gofundraise.com.au
Paddle around Noosa Sound for breast cancer research at BiC SUP Paddle in Pink and dress in your best pink outfit prizes for best dressed individuals and team.
Bring your own water craft which can be paddled or rowed - stand-up paddle boards, canoes, kayaks, outriggers, surf skis or row boats welcome. Or hire a kayak or stand-up paddle board or hop on The Noosa Ferry spectator boat and cheer on the participants.
One hundred per cent of all funds raised, entry fee, hire fees and Noosa Ferry tickets will be donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Enter BiC SUP Paddle in Pink online at paddleinpink.gofundraise.com.au
Sunshine Coast Open House 2018 When: Saturday October 20 Website: www.sunshinecoastopenhouse.com.au Sunshine Coast Open House provides visitors with the rare opportunity to tour architecturally diverse, well designed, sustainable and historic buildings across the region. Visitors will learn more about the buildings thanks to local architects and volunteers holding special guided tours.
Noosa International Film Festival 2018
When: October 25 to 28 Website: www.niff.com.au
The Noosa International Film Festival screens new release Australian and international feature length films and high quality short films, and stages inspirational workshops and talks with leading industry experts – all set in the beautiful backdrop of Noosa.
Noosa Triathlon Multi Sport Festival 2018 When: October 31 to November 4
Noosa Triathlon Multi Sport Festival is five-day event that celebrates sports, healthy lifestyles, fitness and fun in one of Australia's favourite holiday destinations. Noosa is the largest Olympic distance triathlon in the world - and Australia's favourite finish line party!
Noosa Hill Climb Summer Challenge 2018
When: November 9 to 11
Where: Tewantin National Park
Time: Racing from 8am-4pm both days on the weekend; street parade from 3.30-4.30pm
Price: $15 per day. Children 14 years and under are free Website: www.noosacarclub.com.au
The Noosa Hill Climb is one of Australia's premier hill climb events, taking drivers over the uphill course with 14 corners winding through Tewantin National Park, just 15 minutes from Noosa Heads.
See the cars before they race at the street parade along Hastings Street on Friday November 9 from 3.30-4.30pm.
A Mk2 Jaguar and an Aston Martin DB7 shows the best of British from across the decades at the Noosa Beach Classic Car Show.