Visit council’s website and facebook for up-to-date Australia Day event cancellations and information.
There have been various Australia Day event cancellations or changes to venue due to the inclement weather.
Chief among these changes is the Sunshine Coast Council’s Australia Day community celebration at Kings Beach which has been cancelled due to the inclement weather with featured acts appearing now at alternative venues.
Bananas in Pyjama’s and Shaun the Sheep will now appear at Stockland Caloundra Shopping Centre between 9am and 1pm and there will also be free face painting.
You can catch other colourful roving entertainers like Ked Nelly and JoJo Fudzwollop the Clown at the Kawana Shoppingworld, along with free face painting for the kids.
The Twine will entertain members and guests at the Caloundra RSL from 10.00am, and The Floating Bridges will now be performing from 12noon to 1pm at the Kings Beach Tavern.
Council is working with community groups to obtain their wet weather alternatives for Australia Day events and will update council’s website on Friday.
Further updates will be made on Saturday via local radio stations and council’s facebook as they come to hand.
Contact: Visit council’s website or facebook or call Customer Contact on 5475 7272 (Friday only).
At the time of distribution the following community-run events are CANCELLED:
Coolum Beach – Australia Day celebrations in Tickle Park
Kenilworth – Australia Day Classic Car Show
Buderim – Australia Day on Buderim
At the time of distribution the following community-run events have CHANGED THE LOCATION of their event to an indoor venue:
Buddina/Kawana – All outdoor activities in La Balsa Park have been cancelled. The Citizenship Ceremony will now be held at Kawana Community Centre – Nanyima Street (off Point Cartwright Drive) Buddina.
Marcoola – All outside activities have been cancelled. Music and raffles will continue inside the Surf Club as planned from 12 noon to 6 pm.
Noosaville – All outdoor activities in the Noosaville Lions Park have been cancelled. The Noosa Local Legends Awards and Citizenship Ceremony will now be held at the Bi- Centennial Hall – Bicentennial Drive, Sunshine Beach.