Ultraman Australia: Noosa
When: 13th to 15th May, 2017
Where: Noosa, Sunshine Coast
The ultimate challenge down under! Ultraman Australia is a 3 day, 515 km annual endurance race starting and finishing at Noosa Heads Beach on the Sunshine Coast.
The race is divided into three stages over three days with each stage having to be completed within 12 hours or less.
Day 1: 10Km swim and a 140Km bike ride
Day 2: 281.1Km bike ride
Day 3: 84.3Km run.
The race is limited to just 50 athletes on an invitation-only basis and attracts participants from around the world.
For further information visit Ultraman Australia
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Noosa Food & Wine Festival
When: 18-21 May, 2017
Where: Noosa, Sunshine Coast
Combine the best of the beach with amazing foodie experiences at Noosa Food & Wine Festival, May 18-21.
This year’s Food & Wine Festival is a celebration of all that makes eating and drinking in Australia great. Attracting chefs from the best restaurants our nation has to offer, along with over 50 top winemakers. The result is a delicious lineup of food experiences from brunches to dinners and cocktail parties!
Eat, drink, take a masterclass … there’s so much to do! Here’s just a ‘taste’ of what’s on offer at Noosa Food & Wine Festival 2017.
18 May – Courses on Course – 9 holes of golf at Noosa Springs Golf Course … each hole will play host to a different food or wine! Noosa Springs Golf Course
19 May – Opening Night Cocktail Party – sunset + beach + cocktails = one great night out! Noosa Main Beach Tipis
19 May – Taste of the Hinterland – take a foodie tour through the Noosa Hinterland and then up to picturesque Montville. Stop at a variety of producers, many of which don’t usually open to the public. Visit the market gardens of a boutique organic farm, sample at a local micro-brewery, enjoy lunch with a stunning setting and more! Departs Noosa transit Centre
20 May – The Queensland Seafood Experience – Created by Ben O’Donoghue, Jake Nicholson, Elena Dugan and Andy Wilcox. Peppers
21 May – Noosa Farmers Market – Meet local producers and taste their produce. Noosa AFL Ground
21 May – Board Riders Breakfast – Watch as Festival chefs dual it out … in the surf! Then share a casual beachfront brekkie hosted by Ben O’Donoghue. Sunshine Beach Surf Club
For the full Noosa Food & Wine Festival 2017 program and ticket sales visit Noosa Food & Wine Festival
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When: Friday, 10 March 2017
Where: The J Theatre, Noosa
Come along to The J Theatre on 10 March to see a selection of films covering ocean topics. The Ocean Film Festival Australia screens over 2 hours of the most inspirational, educational and entertaining films related to the ocean from independent film makers both international and Australian.
The festival includes a unique selection of films of varying lengths and styles covering topics such as the oceanic environment, marine creatures, ocean related sports, coastal cultures and ocean lovers.
Some of the movies being featured are:
- Whale Chasers
- Sea Gypsies
- The Accord
- Stay With Us
- Four Mums in a Boat
- Plus many more
Tickets are $32 Adults $26 Children and are available from The J Theatre
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Noosa Ultimate Sports Festival
When: 27 & 28 May 2017
Where: Noosa Heads
The ultimate mix of swimming, running and cycling events to suit all ages and abilities, the Noosa Ultimate Sports Festival takes place in May.
Swim Noosa will kick off the festival on Saturday and is sure to have an ocean swim distance to all swim fans: 3.8km, 2km, 1km or 500m.
Cycle Noosa will include two distances to meet all cyclist enthusiast needs: 160km or 100km. Both courses are designed to challenge your strength and endurance as you tour through the beautiful Noosa Hinterland.
Run Noosa offers a variety of distances to suit run fanatics with a half marathon challenge, a speedy 10km or a 5km fun run with the family. Each course promises beautiful beach scenery, exhilarating entertainment and a field of fun!
To register for this event visit Ironman
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Sunshine Coast Pride Festival
When: 24 to 26 February 2017
The LGBTIQ event of the year, Sunshine Coast Pride Festival Under The Rainbow, is celebrating its 10th year on 24 to 26 February.
The annual event is about providing a safe and fun environment for LGBTIQ people, their family and friends, to come together and celebrate our diversity. The weekend-long Festival, will host a variety of events, activities and entertainment to cater for all ages and interests.
The 2017 Festival will have an even bigger line up of events including:
- Fri 24 Feb – Pride Trivia Night at Villa Noosa Hotel
- Sat 25 Feb – Pride Fair Day & Paw Parade at Eumundi Markets
- Sat 25 Feb – Pride Exhibition – Artist Lorelle Murray at Eumundi Imperial Hotel
- Sun 26 Feb – Pink Fitz Kondalilla Falls Circuit Walk
- Sun 26 Feb – Pride Festival Sunday Chill-out Sesh at the Post Office Bar
For more information visit Sunshine Coast Pride
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When: Friday, 24 February 2017
Where: The J Theatre, Noosa
Sound Feast is a free regular free concert at The J Theatre featuring awesome bands and an all ages open mic section.
With fantastic high quality sound and lighting to give both performers and the audience a whole concert experience, this is a night not to be missed.
Sound Feast has quickly become very popular with a strong community following. Lots of wonderful musicians have graced The J stage with many magical performances. It’s family friendly, no booking required.
Sound Feast begins with an all ages open mic section from 6pm. There is plenty of comfortable seating, a dance floor, a full bar and friendly venue staff. Come and enjoy this awesome free event at The J.
The J Theatre is located at 60 Noosa Dr, Noosa Junction.
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Noosa Festival of Surfing
When: 4 to 11 March, 2017
Where: Noosa Heads
The 26th Anniversary Noosa Festival of Surfing is bringing together surfing brethren from across Australia and around the world in March.
It is the biggest surfing event in the world with over 600 entrants from 14 countries and will host almost as much entertainment out of the water as it will in the waves!
It is guaranteed to be 8 days full of fun, thrills and entertainment for surfers and spectators alike with great surfing action, free movies, live bands, surfboard exhibitions, yoga classes and cold beer and wine available right on the sand.
The festival hosts some of the best traditional Longboarders in the world, SUPing (Standup Paddleboarding), Classic Malibus and Old Mals, Noosa Festival Teams Challenge, plus the Surfing Dog Spectacular.
For more information and a program of events visit Noosa Festival of Surfing
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When: 11 & 12 February 2017
Where: Noosa Heads
The Noosa Summer Swim Series is going to be bigger and better than ever with swimming events being held over two days in February.
The event consists of a range of distances to suit all abilities, from junior events to a new 5 km marathon distance where seasoned swimmers can push their limits.
- Noosa 2 Km Long Course
- Noosa 3 Km Long Course
- Noosa 1 Km Short Course
- Junior Giants 300m & I Km Swim
- Noosa 5 Km Grand Prix
- Noosa 1.5 Km Social Swim
Every participant receives a free event t-shirt and opportunity for a signing session with Olympic legend, Michael Klim and other special guests.
It is going to be an epic weekend of sun, surf and swims in Noosa. For more information and entries visit World Series Swims
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Noosa Australia Day Festival
When: Thursday 26 January 2017
Where: Lions Park, Noosaville
Come along and celebrate Australia’s national day with a day of family fun and festivities in the Lions Park in Noosaville.
Sit under the shade of tree in the park or under a marquee with the beautiful Noosa River as a backdrop and enjoy the entertainment and family fun.
There will be a citizenship ceremony for our newest Aussies followed by a big Aussie breakfast from 7am. This is followed by entertainment such as thong throwing, live music headlined by Mick Lindsay, pony rides, stand-up paddle boarding, sailing on a tacker with Noosa Yacht & Rowing Club for a gold coin, toilet roll toss, jumping castle, merry-go-round, a roaming magician, children’s activities and community stalls.
Time: 7 AM – 2 PM
Place: Lions Park, Gympie Tce, Noosaville.
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School Holiday Entertainment @ The J Theatre
When: January 2017
Where: The J Theatre, Noosa Junction
There is going to be stacks of super school holiday entertainment at Noosa’s premier entertainment and community venue, The J Theatre during January.
Here’s what’s happening:
- Tues 10 Jan – Nickleby vs Blaze – World’s Greatest Magic Battle
- Thu 12 Jan – Puss in Boots by Little Seed Youth Theatre
- Wed 18 Jan – Jimeoin – Renonsense Man
- Sat 21 Jan – Winnie The Pooh Kids & Singin’ in The Rain Jr
- Sat 27 Jan – Sound Feast – Free Music Event
Make sure you get along to one of these incredible events at The J Theatre during the school holidays.
For ticket prices, screening times and booking visit The J Theatre
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