Arts, culture and heritage

Discover talented visual artists, a thriving live-music scene graced by both local talent and international performers as well as renowned galleries, studios and theatres right across the Sunshine Coast.

The arts and culture scene on the Sunshine Coast is very much alive thanks to an incredible talent pool of visual artists representing all mediums, as well as world-class musicians and performers. Noosa and the hinterland towns of Maleny and Montville are renowned arts centres and boast a high concentration of galleries, home studios, venues and performance spaces. There are a number of event centres that attract national and international talent, such as Caloundra Events Centre and The J Theatre at Noosa, with smaller live music venues and contemporary and fine art galleries dotted throughout the region.