5 Sunshine Coast events you won’t want to miss

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Great events are taking place on the Sunshine Coast and Coolum Beach in 2015.


Planning to visit Australia? Enjoy your staying at the most amazing resorts of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland. Mediterranean style, avant-garde complex design, fully equiped apartments a walk away from paradise beach of Sunshine, Coolum Beach Resort welcomes you all the year to relax in top class facilities and have fun with the genuinely events organized in the area. One of the best resorts to stay in the East Coast fully supports cultural life, sport challenges and the infinite variety of social interactions not only be around the beach activity. Many events are scheduled to run this year at Sunshine Coast. The most special and interesting for the local community and the visitor are:


Subaru Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival (13-15 March 2015)

The Mooloolaba Triathlon has been a reputable event on the Australian Triathlon Calendar in the last 20 years. A real Olympic challenge is performed every year in the popular beach. Biggest names of World’s Triathlon are invited and participants in the Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup an important featured race of the whole festival. All ages and families can be part of the triathlon festival. The ASICS Mooloolaba Twilight 5 Km run with 5 Km Ocean Swim, Special Tri and Superkidz Triathlon are specially designed for amateurs and families.


Sydney to Mooloolaba Yacht race (25-29 March 2015)

Is a annual 468 nautical mile coastal Yacht challenge starting from Sydney Harbour ending in Mooloolaba Bay 10 days before Easter. The organizers Middle Harbour Yacht Club and Mooloolaba Yacht Club this year reopened the once popular Category 2 passage race. Eligible to roll in monohull and multihull boat owners compliant to Category 2 safety regulations. A special event for sailing professionals and amateurs of racing boats. Charging of adrenaline for the casual tourist in the Sunshine Coast and a occasion for new experiences for the sportsman and and sportswoman willing to visit the area in the last week of March 2015.


Noosa International Food and Wine Festival (14-17 May 2015)

Ones of Australia’s premier food, wine and lifestyle events held on the panoramic Noosa village. The Festival’s aim is to promote the Australian cuisine and winery in an international layout with many foreign participants and contributors making it so unique and famous worldwide.

New topics added in the 2015 program of Noosa’s Food and Wine Festival. The menu starts with a Wild Food Dinner followed by lifestyle discussions and the latest on new exciting food trails emphasizing industry’s trending topics as future ingredients for development.

The nation’s renown food critics and top media will debate current issues and on-trend topics and techniques. In this year is scheduled together more of what festival fans want. More parties on Noosa Main Beach featuring an old 70s Beach Party BBQ & Clam Bake. More fun, variety and amusement for the people attending the Festival. This year is hosting more than 200 chefs, winemakers, producers, media serving recipes from all known world’s cuisine .


Queensland Garden Expo (10-12 July 2015)

Over a 3 day celebration the art of gardening and the world of plants brings together thousands of green thumbs and novice gardeners. The beautiful village of Nambur is the host of this charming event. Nicely situated to support the growth of several sorts of subtropical plants. Lectures, demonstrations, exhibits, Giant Kitchen Garden Feature, landscape display gardens, Gardeners and Gourmets cooking stage and more are some of interesting key points of the event. A perfect place with a range of activities for families and children.


The Woodford Folk festival (27 Dec 2015 – 01 Jan 2016)

An annual extraordinary event exhibits cultural diversity, authentic performances, flashes of creativity, tradition and more. New artists with unique compositions of music, theatrical performances, dancing, craftings, a whole sea of art and imagination in Sunshine Coast for the ending of year. With more than 30 venues included the festival promotes an abundant source of culture, knowledge and entertainment of intangible values and will make your experience unforgettable. A great event for inspiration and to escape from daily routine opening simultaneously new perspectives in our way of understanding the wealth of spirituality expressed through arts. Being part of the audience in The Woodford Folk festival is a remarkable experience enabling yourself to celebrate in your very existence.


If you’re planning to visit the Sunshine Coast, these are just a few of the events planned for this year, but if you want more information and special deals on accommodation while attending the events make sure you contact The Beach Retreat at Coolum.

It looks like another great year of events on the Sunshine Coast!


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