Noosa Festival of Water 2011

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  • Location: Lake Macdonald, Cooroy 4563 Queensland

Celebrate green June in the Noosa Biosphere
An entertaining and educational day showcasing some of the region’s unique ecological features in a picturesque location.

Free boat trips across Lake Macdonald to the Noosa Hatchery and Noosa Water Treatment Plant
Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic with Volunteers from the Lake Borumba Fishing Stocking Association
Noosa Boat Club – rowing demos Queensland Canoeing – qualified instructors will teach you to paddle
Take a Kid Sailing – Noosa Yacht Club
Enter the draw to win $450 of interior coatings from local multi - award winners ROCKCOTE

Bush Foods cooking demo with Dale Chapman. Learn to cook bush foods and traditional cooking techniques from our top local master chef!
Geckoes Wildlife –Martin Fingland will introduce you to some of his furry and not so furry native friends!
Live Music from Anatolian Rhythms, Monkey Dog, Noosa Pipe band, Gubbi Gubbi dance troupe and more
Local and international food from Lions Van, Tapas, German sausages, Nutrifruit, Pizza and more
Face painting, jumping castle!

Veggie Village – learn to grow fruit & veges in your own backyard!
Reptile Awareness displays during the day with snake handler Allan Burnett Arting About children’s art activities
Noosa Landcare – free trees for Noosa Biosphere residents. Bring your rate notice
MRCCC – Free water testing. Bring a 500 ml sample of your bore, creek or dam water

Sales & community displays including the Richmond Birdwing Recovery Network

Where: Lake Macdonald Drive, Cooroy Free parking and courtesy bus from parking areas
Sunday 26th June 2011-10am to 3pm
Lake Macdonald Amphitheatre & Noosa Botanic Gardens, Cooroy

Free Entry Refreshments available Wheelchair accessible.
For more information call 07 5482 4766 or email

Noosa Festival of Waters news:
23 Jun 2011 - Festival celebrates regions waterways

Mary River Catchment Coordinating Committee :
PO Box 1027, Gympie 4570, Gympie
07 5482 4766
07 5482 5642

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Lake Macdonald, Cooroy

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