Don’t miss out on what’s happening this autumn on the Sunshine Coast.

Mark your calendars and grab your beachwear, as these are the upcoming Sunshine Coast events that you shouldn’t miss this autumn!

Coming from NSW or Victoria? Queensland’s borders are now OPEN.

All the following events have COVID Safe measures in place, in line with QLD Health guidelines.

Mooloolaba Tri 2021

The Sunshine Coast’s annual triathlon is back to test triathletes to 1.5km of swimming, 40km of biking and 10km of running across stunning Mooloolaba Esplanade. Join in the challenge or spectate the action in Mooloolaba! Mooloolaba Tri 2021 takes place on March 14.

Australian Open Water Swimming Championships

On the same weekend as the Mooloolaba Tri, the Australian Open Water Swimming Championships returns with a brand new location in Coolum. This two-day event will feature 5km, 7.5km and 10km distances for men, women, boys and girls of all ages, held on March 13 and March 14.

Mooloolaba Mile 2021

The iconic Mooloolaba Mile takes over Mooloolaba Beach just one week after the Mooloolaba Tri, once again hosting the 800m Junior Giants, 800m, 3km and the main event – the 1.6km Mooloolaba Mile – for swimmers of all levels, plus spectators looking to soak up the action. Mooloolaba Mile 2021 takes place on March 21.

Easter at NightQuarter

Celebrate Easter at NightQuarter – the Sunshine Coast’s hottest new entertainment precinct! Good Friday and Easter Eggstravaganza will offer two days of live stage entertainment, kids activities, rides and attractions, mouth-watering desserts and more, perfect for families this Easter holiday on April 2 and April 3.

South QLD Caravan, Camping, Fishing & 4×4 Expo

For three days at the huge Nambour Showgrounds, South Queensland Caravan, Camping, Fishing and 4×4 Expo will bring together the region’s leading exhibitors in 4x4s, caravans, camper trailers, motorhomes, camping gear, fishing gear and more. There’ll be plenty to see, plenty to talk about, amazing offers to avail and fun family-friendly entertainment across April 9, 10 and 11.

Aussies 2021

The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships boasts more than 480 events on land and in the sea, held over nine days across Mooloolaba and Maroochydore. During the autumn school holiday, catch over 300 of Australia’s best surf clubs going head-to-head in this hugely competitive surf living saving championship from April 16 to April 24.

Noosa Festival of Surfing 2021

Celebrate surf culture and history at this year’s Noosa Festival of Surfing – one of Australia’s most iconic annual surfing festivals. Over nine days, enjoy a massive program of competitive surfing, live music, activities, pop-up beach drinks and more, taking over Noosa Main Beach from May 15 to May 23.

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