Sunshine Coast Events

Christmas Celebrations on Sunshine Beach

Monday, December 9th, 2013

Soak up the sun, sand and the joyous atmosphere this Christmas in Noosa. There’s always something to do in Noosa and especially during this busy Christmas seasonNoosa is buzzing with festive activities.

With Verano Resort located on Sunshine Beach just two kilometers from Hastings Street, Noosa Main Beach and the beautiful Noosa River, your holiday accommodation is close enough to the main attractions, yet just far away enough for you to relax without the crowds.

If you enjoy a good Christmas Carol, you won’t be disappointed in Noosa.

Coolum Christmas in the Park

  • When Saturday 14 December 2013, 6pm
  • Where Tickle Park, Coolum Esplanade, Coolum Beach

Bring the whole family for a night of traditional Christmas fun and festive celebration. There’s free face painting and animal farm from 6pm. On-stage entertainment starts at7pm with Christmas carols, a live band, guest singers, dancing, Santa and fireworks at 8.30pm. Presented by Coolum Christian Family Church.

Tewantin Christmas Carnival

  • When Sunday 15 December, 4-8pm
  • Where Memorial Park, Tewantin

The annual Tewantin Christmas Carnival hosted by Tewantin Noosa RSL Club is a free family event with plenty for everyone including Christmas Carols by Candlelight,fireworks over the Noosa River, rides, live entertainment by Industry of Kool, ice cream, soft drinks, food and raffles.

Christmas in Cooroy

  • When Saturday 7 December, from 4pm
  • Where Apex Park, Maple Street, Cooroy

Family fun with free rides, face painting, photos booth, visit from Santa, live music and fireworks. Also see the Bendigo Bank Street Parade with 30 floats decorated in Rock and Roll theme, the Great Santa Race with a crowd of runners in Santa suits sprinting up the main street, Poets Breakfast at Cooroy Hotel, Wimmers East versus West Tug of War, Hinterland Christian Centre Choir, Uke Crazy People, market stalls, food stalls and a bar.

Light up The Junction Festive Friday

  • When Friday 20 December 5:30-7pm
  • Where Arcadia Street, Noosa Junction

Enjoy pantomimes and carols in Arcadia Street, Noosa Junction.

Noosa Carols on the River

  • When Sunday 22 December, 7pm
  • Where Noosaville Lions Park, Gympie Terrace, Noosaville

Invite your family and friends to a wonderful night of Christmas Caroling by the Noosa River.

Book your accommodation at Verano Resort Noosa and take full advantage of the festive atmosphere.

Steve Irwin Day – Australia Zoo on the Sunshine Coast

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

Friday November the 15 th  is the annual international Steve Irwin Day. People around the world join together to raise money for Australia Zoo wildlife warriors to continue Steve’s conservation work and the preservation of wildlife and wild places. Australia Zoo will open the gates early on this day (8.00 am) and for those that don the khaki they will receive a 10% discount at the gate. Terri, Bindi and Robert will open the day and feed the crocs live in the crocoseum. Special guests on the day will be Rove McManus, Tasma Walton and William Zillman. Head to Australia Zoo on the Sunshine Coast and join in the festivities of this day and celebrate the life and passion of Steve Irwin. Why not stay a few extra days on the Sunshine Coast and enjoy great Noosaville Accommodation.  It is a short 45 minute highway drive from Australia Zoo to Noosaville.

Noosaville Accommodation near Australia Zoo

Noosaville Accommodation

Verano Resort at Noosaville offers 4.5 star luxury accommodation and is situated a short walk from the beautiful Noosa River and Gympie Terrace. Hire a boat, kayak or stand up paddle board and explore more of this pristine waterway or wander Gympie Terrace with its boutique shopping, relaxed cafes, takeaways and fine dining restaurants. Stroll to Noosa Heads and Hastings St with its boutiques, beach side dining, patrolled main beach and alfresco dining options. Explore Noosa’s National Park or catch a wave with some of Noosa’s beaches considered the best surfing in Queensland.

Choose from a range of 1 or 2 bedroom fully self contained and individually decorated apartments with full kitchen and laundry facilities. Relax in the Noosa sunshine on your large balcony with outdoor settings. Enjoy great resort facilities including heated pool and spa, relax on the sun lounges or enjoy relaxed dining with bbq areas and landscaped gardens.

With so much to see and do in Noosaville on the Sunshine Coast you will want to come back again and again. Ring us today to book your Noosaville accommodation and be a part of this years Steve Irwin Day at Australia Zoo.