Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival
Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast Area
10,11,12 March 2017
Experience Mooloolaba Tri and Swim, Bike, Run, Party! Located in the heart of the Sunshine Coast, the Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival remains been a standout event on the Australian Triathlon Calendar. 2017 will celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of the iconic event.
The Olympic distance triathlon provides a course that is known and loved for it’s ocean swim along with the electric buzz in the atmosphere as thousands of triathletes descend on this popular beach town.
There is something for the whole family including the ASICS Mooloolaba Twilight five kilometre run, Mooloolaba one kilometre Ocean Swim, Mooloolaba Superkidz Triathlon and the Special Tri. The event also features the Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup, where participants will see the world’s best ITU triathletes in action!
Opera at the Castle – Sunshine Castle
Bli Bli, Sunshine Coast Area
24,25,26 March 2017
Opera at the Castle – Presented by the Underground Opera Company.
The Underground Opera Company returns to the Sunshine Castle, Bli Bli, (just a five minute drive from Maroochydore) for their next “Opera in the Castle” concerts. Resonating through the magnificent Banquet Hall, some of Australia’s finest voices will perform a selection of pieces from popular operas and musical theatre showstoppers!
This production makes for a wonderful experience and is recommended to anyone who loves music. With complimentary canapes served during interval in the Castle Courtyard and an audience limited to 100, Opera in the Castle will set the standard for an intimate evening of beautiful music and extraordinary voices in a wonderful setting.
Big Pineapple Music Festival
Woombye, Sunshine Coast Area
27 May 2017
The hottest music event on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast is back! This May 27, Big Pineapple Music Festival will transform the lush hills of Woombye Queensland into the ultimate party playground, playing host to some of the biggest and best names in Australian music.
Your Big Pineapple Music Festival 2017 lineup…
Birds of Tokyo | Peking Duck | Safia | Northlake | Cloud Control | The Veronicas | City Calm Down | L D R U | DZ Deathrays | Horrorshow | Vera Blue | Harts | Alex Lahey | Boo Seeka | Polish Club | Ngaiire | Sampa The Great | Bootleg Rascal | Jack River | Nicole Millar | Pierce Brothers | Citizen Kay | Bec Sandridge | Benson | Moonbase | Lastlings | Fortunes | Winston Surfshirt | Ocean Alley | West TheBarton Brothel Party | Gold Member | Hey Geronimo | In2nation | Buck Dean and The Green Lips | High Tropics | Arpier | The Hi Boys | Bearfoot | DJFRO
Noosa Food and Wine Festival
18,19,20,21 May 2017
Noosa Food and Wine Festival 2017 has answered every food and wine lovers’ dream with an exciting program of events.
70 events will take place across the four-day event. A total of 45 visiting chefs from Australia’s best restaurants will flock to this year’s festival, which will have a presence across two festival villages – Noosa Main Beach and The Woods. Noosa’s top restaurants will also enjoy local collaborations as they play host to a number of visiting chefs.
With more than 50 wineries and 100 food producers taking part in this year’s festival, there really is something to suit every tastebud and budget – 13,000 tickets will go on sale across a range of events, with more than 40 per cent of the tickets priced at less than AUD40.
Noosa Triathlon Multi Sport Festival 2017
Noosa Heads, Noosa Area
1,2,3,4,5 November 2017
Noosa Triathlon Multi Sport Festival is a five-day hallmark event (1 to 5 November), based in Noosa on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland and includes a stacked line-up of events for all ages and abilities.
The schedule includes a Breakfast Fun Run and a Run Swim Run event. Super Saturday is one of the highlights of the event with the Superkidz and Special Triathlon in the morning and the Subaru Noosa Australian Open Criterium and Asics Noosa Bolt in the afternoon, which also includes the Legends Triathlon with all the events attracting a premium field and sporting legends.
The crown event is the Noosa Triathlon on Sunday, which has continued its prime position of the largest standard distance race in the world. It includes a one and a half kilometre swim, a 40 kilometre bike and 10 kilometre run. With over 12,000 athletes competing over the event week, it is certainly one event you need to experience for yourself.