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Caloundra Australia Day Long Weekend

Australia Day Long Weekend in Caloundra

When: 26 to 28 January, 2018 (Australia Day Long Weekend)

Caloundra on the Sunshine Coast is the perfect place to spend this Australia Day Long Weekend with loads of ways to celebrate our national day. And a Caloundra Australia Day Long Weekend with a stay at Monaco Resort will make it even more perfect!

Here’s where you can celebrate the Australia Day Long Weekend:

Australia Day @ Aussie World
Friday 26 January
Aussie World, Palmview

Australia Day celebrations will commence with an Aussie breakfast at 8am on the Aussie World Oval, followed by a full day of fun and thrilling Aussie activities.

Activities include the famous Dunny Races, Tug of War, live entertainment and heaps of family activities. Aussie World is offering half price admission into the theme park on the day. Tickets are $20 for all day rides, entertainment and a great Aussie Day Concert.

Australia Day @ Caloundra Power Boat Club
Friday 26 January
Caloundra Power Boat Club, Golden Beach

Celebrate Australia day on the shores of Golden Beach with a barbie on the beach at 12pm, followed by a thong throwing competition at 2pm. The afternoon will include free face painting for the kids. Then stick around the live music entertainment from Rod Pascoe from 4pm or the ticketed show, Aussie Boogaloo Trio in the Pelicans Room from 5.30pm. Tickets are $10 and are available from Caloundra Power Boat Club Phone (07) 5492 1444.

2018 Junior State Cup Oztag Championships
Friday 26 to Sunday 28 January
Sunshine Coast Stadium, Bokarina

The Oztag Junior State Cup is a 3 day championship event at Sunshine Coast Stadium over the Australia Day Long Weekend. Check out this exciting team sport and cheer on your favourite team.

MooloolaBaBQ Festival
Saturday 27 January
Mooloolaba Wharf

There is nothing more Australian than a good old Aussie BBQ happening at the MooloolaBaBQ Festival at Mooloolaba Wharf. There will be a wide variety of tasty BBQ meats, seafood and styles of cooking. Plus the festival will be hosting the National Championship Series Barbecue Competition.

As well as tasty food provided from an array of food trucks, there will be craft beer, market stalls, live music entertainment, jumping castle, petting zoo, face painting for the kids. The day will culminate in fireworks at 8pm.

Book your Caloundra Australia Day Long Weekend and enjoy some of the activities and then chill-out afterwards in luxury at Monaco Resort. Based right in the heart of Caloundra on Bulcock Beach you will find a luxurious accommodation apartment complex offering magical water views and a holiday experience like no other. BOOK NOW