Coast set to sparkle as Christmas and New Year events light up the region

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The Sunshine Coast will soon be alight with festive cheer following the switching on of the region’s community Christmas tree lights and the launch of the My Christmas publication today.

The turning on of the lights is a highlight of the festive season, marking the official start of Christmas on the Coast.

And again this year, council has worked in partnership with My Weekly Preview to put together the My Christmas publication to promote the region’s program of Christmas activities.

The publication will be delivered to 74,000 businesses and households from today.

Mayor Mark Jamieson said the holiday season was a great time to be on the Sunshine Coast.

“Christmas and New Year is a wonderful time to catch up and celebrate with family and friends, to enjoy some downtime or get out and explore all our region has to offer,” Mayor Jamieson said.

“The My Christmas publication is filled with a program of fun, family-friendly Christmas and holiday activities throughout December.

“Amongst other activities, my family and I will be heading to Carols at Cotton Tree this year, a very special event that reminds us what Christmas is all about.

“I invite everyone to join in the spirit of the season and get along to some of the community events happening right across the Coast.”

The My Christmas publication is a guide to the many events happening throughout December and includes the list of community Christmas trees and Christmas carol events, lyrics for some popular Christmas carols, a great selection of gift ideas, Christmas fairs, markets, recipes, street carnivals, movie nights and much more.

To find out what’s happening in your area this Christmas and holiday season, visit council’s events website or pick up a copy of the My Weekly Preview My Christmas publication.

Share your festive season photos online using #SunnyCoastChristmas

Community Christmas Tree locations

Alexandra Headland
Alexandra Parade, north side of Surf Life Saving Club

Buderim
Burnett Street roundabout in front of Old Post Office

Caloundra
The Esplanade, Bulcock Beach

Conondale
Boyle Park, Maleny-Kenilworth Road (next to the swimming pool)

Coolum
David Low Way (west side), near Park Street

Cotton Tree
Cotton Tree Park, Cotton Tree Esplanade (west of swimming pool)

Eudlo
Rosebed Street, opposite general store

Glass House Mountains
Rotary Park, Reed Street and Bruce Parade

Kenilworth
Town Park, Elizabeth and Charles streets

Maleny
Maple and Coral streets roundabout

Mapleton
Memorial Park, corner Flaxton Drive and Obi Obi Road

Marcoola
Felix Parry Park, Marcoola Esplanade

Montville
Village Green, Main Street (south of Memorial Close)

Mooloolaba
Brisbane Road roundabout, along the Esplanade

Mudjimba
Power Park, Mudjimba Esplanade

Nambour
Town Square, corner Lowe and Queen streets

Palmwoods
Margaret Street

Woombye
Blackall Street, (opposite SPAR)

Wurtulla
Crummunda Park, Coongarra Esplanade

Yandina
War Memorial Park, Stevens and Railway streets

 
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