Posts Tagged ‘Things to do’

10 Holiday Activity Ideas

Just for something different this week and keeping in mind many of you are still on holidays, we have put a list together of things to do on the Sunshine Coast over the summer holidays – some of the activities are FREE, and all are FUN!

Climb Mount Coolum – if you haven’t already done this, put this at the top of your list. It is a relatively easy climb … Read the full post »

School Holiday Fun!

We are now in a week into the mid-year Queensland school holidays, and to those with school-aged children, we hope you are enjoying it so far…whether you are staying at home or vacationing within our gorgeous expansive state with so much to see from outback, to rainforests, to sea!

There is so much to do on the Sunshine Coast that even staying at home feels like a holiday.  From spending time … Read the full post »

Self-Isolation Activities

With many of us self-isolating to assist to protect ourselves, and others, from contracting COVID19, we are all finding ourselves spending much more time at home than usual.    Some of us are better than others at coping with enforced isolation, there is no doubt a few of you are going a little stir-crazy.

Below is a list of things to do to occupy your time, that might be better for the … Read the full post »

Australia Day

This weekend we come together as a nation to celebrate Australia Day; the public holiday will be held on Monday.  There are many events being held across the Sunshine Coast to commemorate this day and bring us together as a community – from picnics, riding giant thongs in the surf and dunny races, through to backyard BBQs with family and friends, and maybe a game of cricket thrown in; there’s … Read the full post »

Christmas Activities

December is here…so the countdown begins until the robust red fella pops into our homes with a sack full of goodies for those that behaved.  For many, Christmas is a well-earned break; a time to spend with family and friends and reflect on the year that was and the year ahead.  Some of you will be going away no doubt; but many of you will be staying home…and when you … Read the full post »

Happy Mother’s Day!

This Sunday we celebrate Mother’s Day in Australia; whilst we like to think we show our appreciation to our mothers every day…many of us forget, or maybe live far away (like me) and don’t get the opportunity.  Mother’s Day is the one day of the year, where we really are reminded to say THANK YOU in one form or another to our mothers and celebrate motherhood.

With the glorious autumnal weather, … Read the full post »

Happy Easter

It feels like we’ve just dusted off Christmas and New Year celebrations, and here we are on the eve of the Easter weekend!

The Sunshine Coast will be absolutely packed with most accommodation houses full, good news for those in the hospitality industry – Easter is one of the Coast’s peak tourism times, with thousands flocking here for the great weather, stunning beaches, and relaxed vibe.

If you are looking for something … Read the full post »

International Women’s Day…More Powerful Together!

This Friday, March 8th, we celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD); a day to reflect on how far we have come and how far we still have to go to truly achieve gender equality.

The UN Women’s global theme for IWD 2019 is ‘Think equal, build smart, innovate for change’. Australia’s IWD 2019 theme, More Powerful Together, recognises the important role we all play – as women, men, and gender diverse people. … Read the full post »

Australia Day Celebrations

This Saturday Australia celebrates Australia Day in various ways, with many enjoying BBQ’s at the beach, in the backyard, or at community locations.

In and around the local area there are heaps of things to do, including family-friendly activities for all ages.

The annual Coolum Beach Australia Day at Tickle Park kicks off at 6:30am with the Lioness breakfast in the park and is a fun-filled day of entertainment, including the 12:00pm … Read the full post »