Weekend Activity Ideas – Sunshine Coast 2/10/20

Are you looking for something fun to do this weekend? Keep reading to find out what's happening around the Sunshine Coast😊.


🌝Nights On Ocean Twilight Markets

When/Where: Friday 2 October – From 5-9pm – Ocean Street, Maroochydore

Description: We Are Back Peeps💪🙌🏻. Waves of Fun and Mouth-watering Street Food Friday 2nd of October to OCEAN street. Come Join us as Ocean Street comes ALIVE with a fiesta of Culture and Colour, celebrating the unique customs and cuisines from around the globe on the first Friday of every month.

The Iconic NIGHTS on OCEAN is a feast for the senses, a smorgasbord of INTERNATIONAL STREET FOOD VENDORS, handcrafted goods of desire and incredible LIVE MUSIC presented by Liquid Radio
Bring the family along and enjoy our free children’s entertainment.
Did you know you can book a private marquee with table and seating for your business or family/friends to enjoy the festivities. Take a stroll through Nights on Ocean Carnivalë every month🎉


When/Where: Saturday 3 October – From 10 am – 1 pm – BFresh Cafe, Warana

Description: Free? What? Where? Sunshine Coast ice cream lovers— get ready for this. Mooloo is giving away FREE NICE CREAM. No, that wasn’t a typo. We good folks at Mooloo are actually giving away samples, mini cups and GF cones all for free. Crazy, huh?

We have teamed up with Bfresh and Altimate Foods to celebrate the launch of our new plant-based Nice Creams. You’ll be able to swing by and pick up your free scoop, blissfully enjoying all our flavours and a few limited-edition ones! And they just so happen to be dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free and refined sugar-free, so everyone can enjoy and you don’t even need to feel guilty for eating ice cream for breakfast. How’s that for a cheeky start to the weekend?

🐏Yabbaloumba Retreat Family Farm Days

When/Where: Saturday 3 October – From 9 am – 3:30 pm – 118 Booloumba Creek Rd, Cambroon

Description: Come experience a working farm! The entry includes a bag of feed per person. Extra activities available:

  • Farm cart rides
  • Face painting
  • Lamb bottle-feeding
  • Pop up adults-only lawn bar.
Bring a rug and enjoy our on-site morning tea and lunch options from the barn cafe. (Pre-sale menu options will go live on the website from 15th September )
See picnic hamper options in the discussion.
Workshops are adult only and run approx 1.5-2hrs : Grazing acres hosting platter workshop at 10am includes your take home platter
Yukari botanicals hosting dried flower arrangement workshop 2pm includes take home arrangement
Kids $7
Adults $15
Tickets must be bought online. Due to our location our barn cafe is cash only.
Tickets now available at www.yabbaloumbaretreat.com.au

🌞StrEATside Market

When/Where: Sunday 4 October – From 11 am -8 pm – The MET, Maroochydore 

Description: Streatside @ the MET is a weekly artisanal showcase of the creative food, drink, art and craft scene on the Sunshine Coast. Live music, picnic areas and lawn games, under the shade of umbrellas in a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere. Featuring the Coast’s best vendors as well as exciting new talents, launching the careers of local artisans.

Come and enjoy a selection of delicious food from a diverse range of food vendors, sip on craft beer and wine, browse a range of arts & crafts, listen to live music from local young folk, indie, reggae & jazz musicians, play outdoor games, and relax on our soft picnic rugs under the shade of umbrellas. It’s like a Sunday ‘picnic in the park’ … but you don’t have to bring anything! 

Set in a creative and inclusive urban space called the MET the cornerstone of the Maroochydore City Centre. Our creative community of sellers invites you to come & enjoy this unique space as this exciting new City develops around us.

🍻Your Mates Sunday Social

When/Where: Sunday 4 October – From 4 pm – 9 pm – Your Mates Brewery, Warana

Description: Welcome to the Sunday Social, our new weekly #GoodTimes Sunday session! 🌴

Kicking off on the October long weekend, this is our first big event since reopening and we are FROTHING 🔥
🎸 Live music and DJ’s (finally!)
🍻 Beer, cider and cocktail jugs
🍕 $10 pizzas
💃🏻 Good times
We’re also lifting time limits on bookings from 4pm, so you can absolutely rip the lid off it for the entire event! Bookings are still highly recommended and can be made by contacting the team on (07)5329 4733. Don’t forget to invite your good times squad!
See you soon 😎

🌈Sunshine Coast QLD: Beach & Dive Clean Up: Sea Shepherd MDC

When/Where: Sunday 4 October – From 8-10 am – La Balsa Park, Point Cartwight

Description: Our Sunshine Coast MD crew are carrying out their first combined dive and beach clean-up partnering with SCCUD – Sunshine Coast Clean Up Divers!

Sunday 4th October 2020.
* *Limited number of people will be determined closer to the event based on government restrictions**
Land clean up will be at Point Cartwright –
• meeting point for beach clean up is la balsa Park, opposite the Cafe – one on la balsa.
• 8 am – 9 am clean up.
• 9 am -10 am sort and count.
What to bring:
* BYO gloves (compulsory to BYO and wear gloves during COVID)
* Wear closed-in shoes
* Be SunSmart
* Reusable water bottle (no single-use plastic, please)

✨Caloundra Mini Festival featuring Luminate!

When/Where: ALL WEEKEND!

Description: BREAKING NEWS: Caloundra Mini Festival featuring Luminate! October 1-5 | The mini festival will showcase over 75 music and visual artists across eight (8) venues in Caloundra, a real treat for music and arts lovers.

And, just for the long weekend (Fri-Sun), Luminate! a free three-night walk through festival will light up Caloundra between 6 and 10pm, in conjunction with a special return of the Twilight Markets, the boardwalk along The Esplanade and Felicity Park will be fully immersed in light installations created by Sunshine Coast artists.
Luminate! festival app links:
Luminate! has a COVID Safe Plan approved by Queensland Health. You will need to register as you move through each area. (QR code on the poster so you can pre-register details).
Luminate is supported by the Queensland Government, through Tourism and Events Queensland, and features on the It’s Live! in Queensland events calendar.
Share this: