The Big Pineapple

On Friday Lexis Sunshine Coast students went to The Big Pineapple and rode the Pineapple Heritage Train through the rainforest, orchids, bamboo forest & the Wildlife Zoo where we were able to see koalas, kangaroos, monkeys and lots of other animals! IMG_6498

Big Things are large advertising objects, usually in the form of the item they are advertising, Australia has many ‘Big Objects’ like the Big Pineapple, The big things of Australia are large structures, like the Big Pineapple, the Big Banana, and the Big Prawn. There are estimated to be over 150 such objects around the country. There are big things in every state and territory in Australia.  Since its erection in 1971, the Big Pineapple has been a family attraction in Queensland. Children looked forward to the pilgrimage during vacations and it brought smiles to many along the Sunshine Coast.IMG_6515

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Such a wonderful Friday afternoon activity & a perfect start to our weekend! 🍍🍍🍍🍍

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