Young people enjoy a swim while holidaying at the King family camp at Coochin Creek near Caloundra, ca 1921

Backward Glance: No time limit on memories

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…

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

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…


Peter Pan at the Strand

Immerse yourself in an alternate Neverland Imagine the tale of Peter Pan re-told, and set in 2019… Performances: 9 May THUR >>10 May FRI >>11 May SAT >>23 May THUR >>24 May FRI >>25 May SAT Presented by Shiny Tin Productions In a very different world and a very different time, Wendy Darling is visited…

Rabbitohs in downtown Caloundra 12 April

Meet the Rabbitohs in Caloundra

  The round five match on Saturday afternoon, April 13 between the South Sydney Rabbitohs and the New Zealand Warriors will be the first NRL game for premiership points to be played on the Sunshine Coast.  Caloundra has the privilege of having the players in town on Friday night at the first Twilight Markets of…


Gallery unveils 2019 exhibition

Gallery unveils 2019 exhibition program Caloundra Regional Gallery announced its 2019 exhibition program today (January 23), a program that will showcase experiential art, sculpture, photo media and installation by leading local and Australian artists. The exhibitions will allow visitors to immerse themselves in works by artists including Ross Manning (Dissonant Rhythms), Margaret Ellen Turner (Painting Space), Bianca Beetson (Being Human) and Elizabeth Willing, food artist. In addition,…