With so much happening on the Sunshine Coast in June, there’s no better reason to travel to this Queensland gem and discover why this holiday destination is known for more than its sunshine.
June is jampacked with every kind of festival and event you think of; from music, family, eco, food and drink, and wellness events, the Sunshine Coast has something for everyone’s tastes this June.
The only thing now is to grab your family and friends and head out to explore what’s on in Caloundra, Mooloolaba, Nambour, Noosa and the surrounding Sunny Coast region.
What’s On in June on the Sunshine Coast
Live Music on the Sunshine Coast
It’s a big month for music on the Sunshine Coast, and if you’ve been hooked on watching the latest episodes of Celebrity Apprentice Australia, you may be fans of The Veronica’s and Anthony Callea. Good news, as they’re both performing in June right here on the Sunshine Coast.
Here’s what else is happening in music around town.
When: Saturday 5th June, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
When: The Events Centre, Caloundra. 20 Minchinton St, Caloundra QLD
The Veronicas are playing on the Sunshine Coast this June, putting on a unique show full of their greatest hits plus new music from their double-album release, GODZILLA v HUMAN. GODZILLA will be a high-energy introduction into the alter ego of the pop stars, while HUMAN will see Lisa and Jess strip it all back to their more vulnerable singer/songwriter roots.
When: Friday 18th – Sunday 20th June
Where: Mantra Mooloolaba Beach. 7 Venning St, Mooloolaba QLD
The Sunshine Coast Chamber Music Festival is an exciting program showcasing dynamic Australian artists, featuring nine memorable live performances in the region’s most breathtaking spaces.
The real strength of this program is musicians who may be considering a musical career have the opportunity to learn from professional musicians and gain valuable performance opportunities within the festival itself.
When: Saturday 26th June, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: 20 Minchinton St, Caloundra QLD
ARIA award-winner Anthony Callea aims to bring everyone together again with his The Together Again Tour, stopping in on the Sunshine Coast this June. With a career spanning 16 years and after seven albums, Callea promises a show full of hit accompanied by his full band.
Family Friendly Events on the Sunshine Coast
When: Friday 11th June, 10:00 am – Sunday 13th June, 10:00 am
Where: Nambour Showgrounds, Coronation Ave, Nambour QLD
The Sunshine Coast Agricultural Show is a massive three-day event running for more than 100 years, intending to promote the iconic agricultural industries located in Nambour. Kids and families will love the carnival rides and games, show bags, horse events, historic race cars, chainsaw carving, pet expo, young farmers challenge, fireworks and more.
When: All of June
Where: 856 Tagigan Road, Wolvi Qld
June officially kicks off Strawberry season, and Cooloola Berries on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast is the best place to stop in and pick your own strawberries. Kids will love the farm tours, and parents will love the Paella in the Paddock events each Sunday from 1 to 4 pm, featuring food, sangria and music.
Eco Events on the Sunshine Coast
When: All of June
Where: Various locations around Sunshine Coast
World Environment Day Festival 2021 runs throughout June on the Sunshine Coast, with celebrations and a diverse program of events, including guided walks, seminars, workshops, live music, interactive shows and more. The theme for the festival aligns with the UN decade on Ecosystem Restoration. Whether your interest lies in planting trees, doing a nature walking tour or learning about diverse new farming and restoration methods, there is something for everyone interested in our environment.
Food & Drink Events Sunshine Coast
When: Thursday 10th June, 10:00 am – Sunday 13th June, 10:00 pm
Where: Various locations in Noosa Heads
It’s time to celebrate all good things food and wine. Spread over four mouth-watering days, Noosa Eat & Drink Festival on the Sunshine Coast in June is an annual love affair of great food, drinks and entertainment in one of Australia’s favourite foodie destinations. Join some of the country’s most famous foodie icons as they host a range of interactive workshops, cooking displays and team up with local restaurants and brands.
When: Saturday 26th June, 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Imperial Hotel Eumundi
The Imperial Hotel in Eumundi is hosting the celebration of bringing together the best local craft breweries from around the Sunshine Coast for a third year. This event is free and family friendly, with lots of varieties of beer for the adults to be tasted, as well as talks by expert brewers and beer-making exhibitions.
Wellness Events on the Sunshine Coast
When: Sunday 13th June, 7:00 am
Where: Kawana Surf Club, Sunshine Coast
Raising money for Dementia Australia, the annual family fun run will kickstart at 7 am, where you can enjoy the views of the breathtaking Sunshine beaches while raising money for a great cause.
When: Friday 4th June, 10:00 am – Sunday 6th June 6:00 pm
Where: Borumba Deer Park Camping Ground
From the creators of Thrive Festival, ‘The Flow State Experience’ presents the first edition of the Sunshine Coast ultimate wellbeing and music event ‘PRANAFEST’. This is a total immersive retreat of connection through music, art, country, community and culture. Join leading yoga teachers, breath-work facilitators, musicians, meditation experts and inspiring leaders for a transformational experience retreat.
Find local cafes and restaurants near you on Localsearch.com.au.