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What’s On in March on the Sunshine Coast

07 Mar 2018

Upcoming events, festivals and activities for March 2018 on the Sunshine Coast

Australian Dragon Boat Federation National Championships

Dragon Boat paddlers from across Australia will be gathering at the Sunshine Coast Stadium, Lake Kawana to compete in the Australian Dragon Boat Federation National Championships. With state rivalries in full swing and the competition heating up in the men’s, women’s and mixed teams, the National Championships is an exciting sport for spectators to watch from the sidelines!

Dragon boat paddlers
Dragon Boat paddlers

 

The Imperial Hotel Eumundi

The Imperial Hotel is back at it again delivering gigs at their funky location in Eumundi. With Australia icon Russell Morris who is an inductee in the ARIA Hall of Fame, is set to perform at The Brewery within the hotel on 9 March 2018. Returning to the Sunshine Coast after epic shows at the Woodford Folk Festival, Wild Marmalade play at the Imperial Hotel on 24 March 2018. Supported by Chris Flaskas trio every performance is a unique journey crafted specifically for the time, place and audience.

The Imperial Hotel
The Imperial Hotel

Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival

Swim, bike, run, party at the Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival! A standout event on the Australian Triathlon Calendar, thousands of athletes and their families descend upon Mooloolaba beach to enjoy a weekend full of family fun.

Mooloolaba Triathlon
Mooloolaba Triathlon

Sunshine Brewery VW meet

If beer, sunshine and Kombis sounds like the ultimate day out to you, join the Sunshine Brewery in Kuluin for a Volkswagen meet up. With local favourite That Pizza Guy serving up fresh woodfired pizzas for everyone and a photographer on site to take some snaps of all the fun, it’s gaunranteed to be a fun event.

The Sunshine Coast Lightning are coming to Aussie World! 

Calling all netball fans...the Sunshine Coast Lighting, premiership winners of the Suncorp Super Netball, will be ready to ride with you on your favourite rides. Supporting the Samsung Netball Association Open Day, Aussie World will be welcoming the entire 2018 Sunshine Coast Lightning squad to experience some awesome fun! The athletes will be making a special one-hour appearance from 11am and taking on the Redback, the Wasp and showing us how it’s done on the Speed Stars.

Queensland Surf Life Saving Championships

The Queensland Surf Life Saving Championships returns to Maroochydore in an exciting day of competitive beach fun. Over 2,000 competitors from all across Queensland will be lining up to battle the surf, sun and sand for their quest for state glory!

Queensland Surf Life Saving Championships
Queensland Surf Life Saving Championships

Queensland Oztag Senior State Cup

Hosting a number of states on Queensland’s sunny Sunshine Coast, the Queensland Oztag Senior State Cup is the pinnacle of representative Oztag in Queensland. With the best players joining from around the state, it’s set to be a weekend full of big wins.

Oztag Senior State Cup
Queensland Oztag Senior State Cup

St Patrick’s Day at Australia Zoo

Australia Zoo is having St. Patrick’s Day like no other on the Sunshine Coast. With their annual Wife Carrying Race, you’ll need to manoeuvre through an intense obstacle course to win your wife’s weight in beer by finding leprechauns hiden prizes around the Zoo throughout the day, it’s bound to be a fun day out.

Easter Twilight Markets Caloundra

If you’re visiting the Sunshine Coast over the Easter long weekend, be sure to check out the Easter Twilight Markets in Caloundra. The night promises live entertainment, countless homemade and artisan stalls, and delicious food and drinks. Set on the waterfront of Bulcock Beach, it’s a magical night suitable for the whole family.

Twilight markets in Caloundra
Twilight markets in Caloundra

Yogafest

Take a few deep relaxing breaths at this years Yogafest and become more centred on the Sunshine Coast. Held at the Lake Kawana Community Centre, Yogafest has classes in dance, meditation and yoga, with indoor and outdoor market stalls filled with delicious food and drink for attendees to enjoy.

Kenilworth Cheese, Wine and Food Fest

Spend Easter Saturday at the Kenilworth Cheese, Wine and Food Fest enjoying the unique range of Mary Valley’s finest foods, liqueurs and wines. With a number of food stalls, gourmet cooking demonstrations and all day wine and cheese tastings it’ll be a huge day celebrating the finer things in life. This event is also suitable for kids, with a Great Cheeseter Egg Hunt being held for the little ones!

Spend Easter Saturday at the Kenilworth Cheese, Wine and Food Fest.
Spend Easter Saturday at the Kenilworth Cheese, Wine and Food Fest.

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