Australia Zoo has hosted a bee-utiful celebration for Bindi Irwin’s 21st birthday! Bindi’s birthday is traditionally one of the biggest and most exciting days on the Australia Zoo calendar and this year they celebrated her biggest milestone yet! Here’s an extended taste of the day.
The countdown is on for the 35th Queensland Garden Expo and it promises to be big, thanks to the beautiful weather forecast for the weekend! There will be 360 exhibitors and displays, as well as 120 lectures and demonstrations making up a stellar three-day event on the Sunshine Coast between 12 and 14 July.
There is nothing like this in Queensland and it’s right here on the Sunshine Coast. This morning, mountain bike riders together with State Minister for Sport Mick de Brenni for Springwood, Sunshine Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson, Cr Tim Dwyer – Division 2 and the President of CORCA – Caloundra Off Road Cycle Association Steve Ossedryver, […]
Street art created by high profile artists Low Bros from Berlin and local artist Thom Stuart was officially launched this morning by Drawn Together Maroochydore in partnership with PangeaSeed Foundation’s public art program Sea Walls: Artists for Oceans. The Drawn Together program is funded by the Sunshine Coast Council and is managed by the Maroochydore […]
On 26 April 2018, Steve Irwin will be awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, for his extraordinary contribution to the entertainment industry through his wildlife documentaries. Terri, Bindy and Robert Irwin spoke with the media this afternoon on what the award means to them, Steve’s legacy and recognition […]
Sea Life Sunshine Coast has welcomed three Grey Nurse Sharks back to the Sunshine State, becoming the only tourist attraction in Queensland to house the endangered species. The trio – Pallas, Huey and Patches – were recently transported more than 1,000 kilometres from Manly Sea Life Sanctuary to Sea Life Sunshine Coast, and have since […]
Finding a local art gallery just became easier thanks to the launch of the Sunshine Coast Art Gallery Trail website at one of the trail locations, Caloundra Regional Gallery. The trail includes more than 40 public galleries, private (commercial) galleries, artisan galleries, artists’ studios, exhibitions and events. Creator of the Art Gallery Trail website and owner of the Art on Cairncross gallery Tony Gill said the Sunshine Coast region was well known as a destination […]
Building on last year’s success, the 2015 Sunshine Coast Brick Event made a return to Sunshine Coast Council’s Lake Kawana Community Centre over the weekend (March 7 & 8), bigger and better than ever. Seven to eight thousand visitors enjoyed over 40 displays by Queensland LEGO® User Group members’ private collections with varying themes such […]
Melbourne-based artist, Mitch Gobel, today announced a $25,000 donation from art sales to Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors in a very special demonstration at the Wildlife Hospital with the assistance of a few of Australia Zoo’s wildlife stars! Over the coming days Mitch will create a custom artwork on site at Australia Zoo to hang in the […]
The SEA LIFE Mooloolaba aquarium is turning into an ‘a-scarium’ this Halloween with children coming dressed as witches, ghosts and monsters as the attraction gears up for the coast’s most frightening day of the year. Visitors were spooked to find a skeleton diving among the sharks, groupers and rays in the attraction’s Ocean Tank today […]