Weekend Activity Ideas

What: Noosa Open Studios

Where/When: Friday 16 August – Sunday 25 August 2019 from 9am – 4pm – Noosa Area

Description: An art lovers delight, Noosa Open Studios provides the opportunity to get up close and personal to the artistic process with 69 talented Noosa artists opening their studios to the public during the 10 day event in August. Providing a rare opportunity to watch artists working in their own creative spaces, visitors to Noosa Open Studios can indulge their senses. A number of workshops also take place throughout the week that allow participants to learn new skills and techniques and perhaps a pick up a few well kept secrets. Noosa Open Studios runs from 16 to 25 August and as well as the 69 artist studios there are also seven galleries participating. The region has also been conveniently separated into six locality trails to make it easy for visitors to find the studios. Whether you chose just one of the trails in Noosa, Sunshine Beach, Mt Tinbeerwah, Eumundi, Cooroy, Pomona or do all six, you are sure to find some amazing art creations! Whether you just love looking at art or are looking for the perfect piece to add to your collection or enhance a spot in your home or garden, you are sure to find what you desire on the trail. All of the studios and galleries are open on both weekends of the event.

Over 75 artists and galleries have been confirmed for 2019 with an amazing diversity of talent on show – the full list can be found HERE.

The program is now available here, digitally and in print copy.

What: Noosa Craft Beer Festival 2019 : 5 Years Running

Where/When: Saturday 17 August 2019 from 12pm – 6pm; Noosa Reef Hotel: 19 Noosa Dr, Noosa Heads

Description: The Iconic Noosa Craft Beer Festival 2019 is set to be an EPIC day! 5 Years running 🙌 – Craft Beer is bigger than ever!
Loads of brews on the day with Local, National & International breweries coming together for you to try the latest tastes of the Craft
Beer Revolution.
Noosa Craft Beer Festival 2019 brings you cold craft beer, local entertainment, food trucks, kids entertainment + fundraising for Sunshine Butterflies – FREE ENTRY!
Family fun day for all to enjoy, the festival fun kicks off from 12pm – save the date!
Kick on afterwards at Flanagan’s after party!

What: Yandina Street Fair 2019

Where/When: Sunday 18 August 2019 11am – 6pm; Stevens Street, Yandina, Queensland

Description: The historic town of Yandina, just nine kilometres north of Nambour, comes alive with all day music, an art show, kids rides, stalls, great food and a laser light show finale. Top local musicians play all day. The headliners this year are: All Strings Attached — a Celtic punk, pirate shanty, rock folk fusion.

What: Berry Funday

Where/When: From 8:00am Monday 5 to Sunday 18 August 2019. Cooloola Berries is located on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, 45 minutes north east of Noosa (via Kin Kin Road) and 20 minutes east of Gympie (via Tin Can Bay Road).

Description: Enjoy a country drive for the ultimate Berry Funday! Your package includes two strawberry sundaes and one kilogram of u-pick strawberries. Cooloola Berries is located on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, 45 minutes north east of Noosa (via Kin Kin Road) and 20 minutes east of Gympie (via Tin Can Bay Road). Jason and his wife Kim have been inundated with carloads of food lovers every weekend wanting to gorge themselves on berries picked straight from the bushes. Hundreds of people flock to the farm each week to drink strawberry cider, eat strawberry inspired desserts and ice-creams, and just enjoy relaxing in a beautiful setting.

What: SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast 30th Birthday

Where/When: 01 Aug – 31 August at SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast

Description: SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast (formerly Underwater World) is turning 30! For three decades, it’s been a favourite with local families and those making a day trip from Brisbane. SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast is celebrating turning 30 during the whole month of August with AUD30 entry for adults and AUD21 entry for children. The celebrations will culminate on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 August with a huge weekend party with The Wharf Mooloolaba that will include plenty of fishy family fun!


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