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Shopfront Improvement Program

SHOPFRONT IMPROVEMENT INCENTIVE PROGRAM WHAT IS THE SHOPFRONT IMPROVEMENT INCENTIVE PROGRAM? The appearance of our town, our businesses and the surrounding streets create a powerful first impression of the southern gateway of the Sunshine Coast. The Downtown Caloundra Taskforce is undertaking a trial to explore whether working in partnership with local business and property owners…


Backward Glance: No time limit on memories

It’s really interesting to reflect on our beautiful Sunshine Coast holiday destinations, and how they’ve become wonderful memories for many generations. A recent online promotion described Caloundra as a refreshing journey into serenity, with the timeless appeal of a seaside escape and the perfect base to explore the entire Sunshine Coast region. Its natural beauty a…

Expression of interest pop up space Christmas in Caloundra 2019

Christmas in Caloundra 2019

For the previous 5 years the annual “Christmas in Caloundra” events has successfully run in Downtown Caloundra and has appealed to many people in the community.  This business driven event is managed by the Caloundra Business Alliance (CBA) and supported by the Downtown Caloundra Taskforce. It receives funding from community grants and fundraising throughout the year…

Downunder beachfest 2019 downtown caloundra

Downunder Beachfest 2019

Attraction to the “chrome bumper” era is universal; it knows no age or gender barriers and has few critics. Ryno Insurance Downunder Beachfest is run for people passionate about ‘Hot Rods, big fins and chrome.  With the first event held at Caloundra on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast in 2015, you wouldn’t think it was 4 years…