Australia Day on the Sunshine Coast

Community Entertainment Sunshine Coast Council

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  • Location: Sunshine Coast Regional Council, Sunshine Coast Wide 0 Queensland

Council will be announcing the winners of the Sunshine Coast Australia Day Awards on Tuesday 24 January 2017 at a special ceremony for nominees, nominators and their guests.

Thousands are expected to join in Australia Day community celebrations across the coast on Thursday 26 January 2017 to celebrate Aussie style.

Council is hosting an Australia Day Flag Raising Ceremony at Lions Park, Kings Beach (Caloundra) at 7.30 am for those who would like to take a moment to express their national pride. We are also excited to welcome Matt Golinski as our Australia Day Ambassador to this event.

7.30 am - 8.30 am Flag Raising Ceremony

  • Metropolitan Caloundra Surf Club
  • Air Force Cadets from Squadron 223
  • Navy Cadets from TS Onslow
  • National Anthem






7:00am  Australia Day on Buderim Burnett Street Buderim Buderim War Memorial Community Association
7:00am Australia Day Breakfast Montville Village Hall Montville Montville Village Association Inc
7:00am - 4:30pm  Australia Day Coolum Beach  Tickle Park, David Low Way  Coolum Beach Lions Club of Coolum Beach
7:30am Flag Raising Ceremony Lions Park Kings Beach Sunshine Coast Council
7:30am - 10:00am Australia Day Breakfast and Games Allan Walker Park, Pacific Boulevard Buddina Kawana Waters Uniting Church
8:00am Australia Day Celebration and Citizenship Ceremony Palmwoods Memorial Hall Palmwoods Palmwoods Community and Business Association
8:30am 4th Annual Show n Shine and Pineapple Challenge Glasshouse Mountains Sports Club
902 Steve Irwin Way
Glasshouse Mountains Glasshouse Mountains Sports Club
9:00am - 12 noon 2017 Hinterland Aussie Day Expo Dave Hankinson Oval, Maleny Showgrounds Maleny Maleny District Sport and Recreation Club Inc
9:00am - 5:00pm Australia Day Celebrations Aussie World, 17 Frizzo Road Palmview Aussie World
10:00am - 6:00pm Marcoola Rocks on Australia Day Felix Parry Park, Marcoola Esplanade Marcoola Marcoola Surf Club
11:00am - 1:00pm Australia Day BBQ Kurrajong Park Kawana Forest McGrath Caloundra
11:00am - 3:00pm Australia Day in Eumundi Dick Caplick Park Eumundi Eumundi and District Community Association Inc

For 2018, council is proposing to sponsor one or two not-for-profit organisations to deliver one or both flag raising ceremonies; Australia Day at Kings Beach, and at another location to be determined with the successful group. Ideally within one of the Sunshine Coast's hinterland communities. For more information, refer to Australia Day Flag Raising Event Sponsorship.

Sunshine Coast Regional Council :
Locked Bag 72 Sunshine Coast Mail Centre Q 4560, Sunshine Coast Wide
07 5475 7272
1300 007 272
Sunshine Coast Regional Council

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Sunshine Coast Regional Council, Sunshine Coast Wide

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