Noosa Long Weekend Festival

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  • Location: various locations, Noosa Heads 4567 Queensland

13 days and nights of arts, literature, forums, food and fun!

13 day festival of theatre, literature, music, dance, film, visual arts, cuisine and barrier-breaking forums – in one of Australia’s most enviable destinations: Noosa Heads, Queensland.

Now recognised as one of Australia’s foremost regional cultural events, Noosa Long Weekend festival was launched in 2002 by a local group of creative visionaries wanting to blend their passions with the beautiful environment that is Noosa. The festival’s founding members include prominent Australian playwright David Williamson, author Kristin Williamson, internationally renowned violinist Brett Dean, environmental activist Dr Michael Gloster, restaurateur Leonie Palmer-Fisher together with Rick Clayton and Ros McCauley.

Noosa Long Weekend festival presents a diverse program of events which in its twelve years has attracted some of the best Australian and international performers, writers, film-makers, musicians, artists, chefs, environmentalists and commentators.

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Noosa Long Weekend Festival
14-26 July 2015 
various Noosa locations

related news:
02 Jun 2015 Internationally acclaimed authors set to ‘book’ out quickly
25 Feb 2015 Noosa Long Weekend Festival tickets to go on sale 

 

Dance:

An Evening with Queensland Ballet    
24 July - 7.30pm Friday    $77.50 (includes booking fee) $72.50 Mezzanine Seating (includes booking fee)    The J Theatre

An Evening with Queensland Ballet    
25 July - 7.30pm Saturday    $77.50 (includes booking fee) $72.50 Mezzanine Seating (includes booking fee)    The J Theatre

Food:

The Psychology of Wine - 5 Course Degustation Dinner
16 July - 6pm for 6.30pm Thursday    $165 (Includes Booking Fee)    Ricky’s River Bar and Restaurant

Thomas Corner Eatery    
15 July -12.00 noon Wednesday    $87.50 (All tickets)    Thomas Corner Eatery, Corner Gympie Terrace and Thomas Street, Noosaville

Film with Food 'The Chef'    
20 July - 6pm Monday    $100 (Includes Booking Fee)    Noosa Springs Golf and Spa Resort

Luscious Lamb on Hastings    
22 July - 12.00pm Wednesday    $112.50 (Includes Booking Fee)    Gaston’s, Locale and Sails, Hastings Street Noosa Heads

Seafood Seduction at Quamby Place
24 July - 12.00pm Friday    $112.50 (Includes Booking Fee)    Wasabi, Rock Salt and Ricky’s (Start at Wasabi)    SOLD OUT

Forums:    

Senate reform Forum - and Forum and Lunch
18 July - 11.00am Saturday Lunch 12.30pm    $37.50 - Forum only – Full Adult (General Seating) (Includes booking fee); $32.50 -Forum Only – Concessions (Includes booking fee); $87.50 -Forum and Lunch (limited to 50 people) (Includes booking fee)    RACV Noosa Resort (Forum) RACV Noosa Resort (Forum Lunch (50 tickets only)

Barrie Cassidy - insiders    
20 July - 10.30am Monday Lunch 12.30pm    $37.50-Forum only – Full Adult (Allocated Seating); $32.50 -Forum Only – Concessions; $87.50 -Forum and Lunch (limited to 40 people)    The J Theatre (Forum Only) RACV Noosa Resort (Forum Lunch Only)

IS MULTICULTURALISM WORKING?    
18 July - 3.00pm Saturday $37.50 - Forum only – Full Adult (General Seating) (Includes booking fee); $32.50 -Forum Only – Concessions (Includes booking fee)    RACV Noosa Resort, RACV Noosa Resort, 94 Noosa Drive, Noosa Heads

Climate Change    
25 July - 10.30am Saturday Lunch 12.30pm    $37.50-Forum only – Full Adult (Allocated Seating); $32.50 -Forum Only – Concessions $87.50 -Forum and Lunch (limited to 50 people)    The J Theatre (Forum Only) RACV Noosa Resort (Forum Lunch Only)

Literature:

David Leser ‘In Conversation’    
18 July - 8.00am Saturday    $47.50 Adult $42.50 Concession (on presentation of Concession Card)    RACV Noosa Resort

Darleen Bungey ‘In Conversation’    
23 July - 12.30pm Thursday    $87.50 (Includes Booking Fee)    Noosa Waterfront Restaurant

Hannie Rayson and David Williamson ‘In Conversation’    
24 July - 10.30am Friday    $27.50 Adult – $22.50 Concession (on presentation of Concession Card)    Noosa Arts Theatre

Liane Moriarty ‘In Conversation’    
25 July - 2.00pm Saturday    $27.50 Adult $22.50 Concession (on presentation of Concession Card)    The J Theatre

Barrie Cassidy ‘In Conversation’    
21 July - 8.00am Tuesday $47.50 Adult – Concession $42.50 (on presentation of Concession Card)    RACV Noosa Resort, 94 Noosa Drive, Noosa Heads

Music:

The Magic Flute    14 July - 7.30pm
Tuesday    $197.50 Premium Reserve $102.50 AA Reserve Row 1-3 $87.50 A Reserve $82.50 B Reserve $42.50 Stadium Adult $27.50 Stadium Concession/child Noosa Leisure Centre    
 
Dusty Live in Concert    
17 Jul - 7.30pm Friday    $67.50 (includes booking fee) $62.50 Mezzanine Seating (includes booking fee)    The J Theatre    SOLD OUT

Julian Gargiulo    
18 July - 7.30pm Saturday    $67.50 (includes booking fee) $62.50 MEZZANINE SEATING (includes booking fee)    The J Theatre

Strelitzia Piano Trio    
19 July - 7.30pm Sunday    $40.00 Full Adult (Includes Booking Fee) $36.00 NMS Subscribers (Includes Booking Fee)    Good Shepherd Lutheran College Centre

Leading Ladies Melody Beck and Johanna Allen    
23 July - 7.30pm Thursday    $57.50 (includes booking fee) $52.50 Mezzanine Seating (includes booking fee)    The J Theatre

Los Nachos trios    
23 July - 8.00pm Thursday    $37.50 (includes booking fee)    Noosa Arts Theatre

Los Nachos trios    
24 July - 8.00pm Friday    $37.50 (includes booking fee)    Noosa Arts Theatre

Los Nachos trios    
25 July - 8.00pm Saturday    $37.50 (includes booking fee)    Noosa Arts Theatre

Noosa Long Weekend Festival Orchestra    
26 July - 4.30pm Sunday    $35 Premium (floor seating) $25 Tiered (bench stadium seating) (Includes Booking Fee)    Noosa Leisure Centre

Festival Wrap Party    26 July - Noon
Sunday    $27.50 General admission - Adults – (Includes Booking Fee) (Children under 10 years of age free)
$97.50 Reserved Seating with 5 course Degustation Luncheon/Glass of wine. (Includes Booking Fee)    Outrigger Little Hastings Street, Resort and Spa (OLHSRS)

Supper Club:

Rob Mills    
23 July - 8.30pm Thursday    $87.50 (Includes Booking Fee)    RACV Noosa Resort, 94 Noosa Drive, Noosa Heads

Catherine Alcorn    
21 July - 8.30pm Tuesday    $87.50 (Includes Booking Fee)    RACV Noosa Resort, 94 Noosa Drive, Noosa Heads

Catherine Alcorn    
22 July - 8.30pm Wednesday    $87.50 (Includes Booking Fee)    RACV Noosa Resort, 94 Noosa Drive, Noosa Heads

Theatre:

National One Act Playwriting Competition Finalists
$32 Allocated Seating (Includes Booking Fee)    Noosa Arts Theatre

Now Hear This
20 July - 6.00pm Monday    $15 (Includes Booking Fee)    Noosa Arts Theatre    

Dream Home
21 July - 2.00pm Tuesday    $52.50 (includes booking fee) $47.50 Concessions and Mezzanine Seating (includes booking fee)    The J Theatre

Dream Home    
21 July - 7.30pm Tuesday    $62.50 (includes booking fee) $57.50 Mezzanine Seating (includes booking fee)    The J Theatre

Dream Home    
22 July - 2.00pm Wednesday    $52.50 (includes booking fee) $47.50 Concessions and Mezzanine Seating (includes booking fee)    The J Theatre

Dream Home    
22 July - 7.30pm Wednesday    $62.50 (includes booking fee) $57.50 Mezzanine Seating (includes booking fee)    The J Theatre

Leading Ladies Melody Beck and Johanna Allen  
 23 July - 7.30pm Thursday    $57.50 (includes booking fee) $52.50 Mezzanine Seating (includes booking fee)    The J Theatre

Visual Arts:

Film with Food 'The Chef'    
20 July - 6pm Monday    $100 (Includes Booking Fee)    Noosa Springs Golf and Spa Resort

Sunday at the Movies Selection of International Short Films
19 July - 1.30pm Sunday    $22.50 Adults (Includes booking fee) $17.50 Concessions (Includes booking fee) $17.50 Mezzanine Seating (Includes booking fee)    The J Theatre

Noosa Long Weekend Festival :
PO Box 2200, Noosa Heads
07 5474 9941
07 5474 9940
Noosa Long Weekend Festival

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various locations, Noosa Heads




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