Meet the Candidates at our Long Table Dinner, Sunday 16th February

Meet the Candidates at our Long Table Dinner, Sunday 16th February

MEET THE CANDIDATES for Division 10 and role of Mayor for March’s Sunshine Coast Council elections at our Long Table Dinner, at 6.00pm on Sunday 16th February. At this Long Table Dinner will be Matthew Filippi, David Law, Sue Etheridge and Keith Campbell (Division 10 candidates) and Michael Burgess and Chris Thompson (Mayoral candidates). With our divisional and mayoral candidates at February’s Long Table Dinner there will be many surprises. Not least, the response to the question we’ve asked; “When you are elected, what value will you bring to the social and cultural life of our community? What will we notice?” This is a Long Table Dinner not to be missed! Just bring a plate and a sense of humour!  If you are thinking of coming to our Long Table Dinner on 16 February please RSVP to Ludmila Doneman or message 0434 357 862. Date: 6.00pm, Sunday 16th February Venue: The Old Ambulance...
Resist Exhibition, 24 January to 15 February, Old Ambo Galleries

Resist Exhibition, 24 January to 15 February, Old Ambo Galleries

RESIST is an exhibition by the Bloom Collective, a group of multi-disciplinary artists aged 14-25 years from the Sunshine Coast region. It features a broad variety of works that respond to the theme of Resistance and what it means to them. The exhibition showcases visual art, photography, poetry, writing, pottery, film, live music and pop-up shops from local creators.  The Bloom Collective is passionate about activism through art. It represents a wide range of topics and issues that are relevant to young people and endeavours to create safe spaces and places for young people to practice, connect and grow their art forms.  The official launch of the RESIST exhibition is from 5.00pm, Friday 24 January poignantly just before Invasion or Australia Day on 26 January. Musicians performing during the evening include; Big Whoops, Chakra Efendi, Old Home, Zebra FinchJakob Lydford and Brock Ravest. Dates: 24 January to 15 February Opening Hours: 10.00am to 3.00pm, Monday to Saturday Official Opening: 5.00pm till late, Friday 24 January; $5 entry and cash bar Partners: Proudly supported by the Sunshine Coast Council’s grants...
Sunday Folk, featuring Fred Smith, 2.00pm, Sunday 8 March, Black Box Theatre

Sunday Folk, featuring Fred Smith, 2.00pm, Sunday 8 March, Black Box Theatre

Fred Smith brings his solo show to Sunday Folk to promote his brand new album Domestic. Before Fred plays there will be a Songwriters’ Circle featuring Rob Longstaff (Maleny), Carla Thursday (Ipswich) and host Karen Law (Nambour). Tickets:  $18 or $14 (concession) in advance or $20 and $15 (concession) on the door if still available.  Bookings:https://www.trybooking.com/BHVAG This Sunday Folk will be a true songwriters delight - don’t miss this...
Bring Me Some Water For My Jagged Little Pill, 7.00pm, Wednesday 25 March, Black Box Theatre

Bring Me Some Water For My Jagged Little Pill, 7.00pm, Wednesday 25 March, Black Box Theatre

BRING ME SOME WATER FOR MY JAGGED LITTLE PILL, is a not to be missed, no holes barred, rock tribute to two of the best female artists of our time, Melissa Etheridge and Alanis Morissette. This two part show features the hits of Melissa Etheridge’s long career followed by the performance of the full album ‘Jagged Little Pill,’ Alanis Morissette’s grammy award winning 1995 album. This performance is presented by an allstar band featuring Janice Smithers-vocals/guitar; Nyssa Ray-vocals guitar/keys; Grant Byrne-bass; Harry Gusman-guitar and Shannonn Sullivan on drums. Date: 7.00pm, Wednesday 25 March Venue: The Black Box Theatre Bar: Cash bar Tickets: Adult $20, Concession $15 Bookings:...
Old Ambo Gallery Volunteers Wanted

Old Ambo Gallery Volunteers Wanted

Do you have creativity close to your heart and want to be surrounded by art and creative people? Join our Friends of the Old Ambo and belong to a dynamic inclusive, inclusive and interesting team of people who are artists and lovers of art committed to bring art to the heart of the Sunshine Coast.  Interested? Then drop us a short note including your email and phone contacts at:...