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Winter School Holidays on the Sunshine Coast

Winter School Holiday Activities on the Sunshine Coast

Queensland Winter School Holidays: 30 June to 15 July 2018

The Winter School Holidays are fast approaching and this year occur from 30 June to 15 July for Queensland Schools. There’s still plenty to do and see during our warm winters here on the Sunshine Coast with average temperatures between 7 to 22 degrees and sea water temperatures a pleasant 19 degrees.

Here’s what we suggest you do these winter school holidays on the Sunshine Coast:

Get Sporty

30 Jun: Giddy up to the Caloundra Cup at Sunshine Coast Turf Club in Caloundra.

1 Jul & 14 Jul: Get behind the local Netball team, Sunshine Coast Lightning for rounds 9 & 11 at University of Sunshine Coast stadium.

2 to 5 Jul: Learn to dance at the Queensland Ballet Dance Camp for children and young people aged between 5 –17 years at Lake Kawana Community Centre. For more information and registration visit Lake Kawana Community Centre.

2 to 6 Jul: Take the next step in realising your professional soccer dream with Bolton Wanderers Pro Xperience and The Masita Cup at Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre at Currimundi. For more information and registration visit Premier Coaching.

Get Arty & Crafty

30 Jun & 1 Jul: Knitfest 2018 is an exciting weekend Yarn & Fibre Arts Festival in Maleny in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. The main street of Maleny transforms into a centre of art, creativity, yarnbombing, workshops, guest speakers, music, trade stalls and craft markets. See Knitfest for more information.

13 to 15 Jul: Held over 3 days the Sunshine Coast Photography Festival will cover more than 20 individual experiences and workshops spread across the beautiful Sunshine Coast from Caloundra to Noosa. For more information visit Canon Collective.

13 to 15 Jul: For the green thumbs and gardening enthusiasts the Queensland Garden Expo is taking place over 3 days at the Nambour Showgrounds. See plants, plants and more plants with over 55 nurseries represented and over 360 exhibitors, workshops and demonstrations.

Get Entertained

2 Jul: Timomatic Do What You Want Tour is playing at The Events Centre Caloundra.
6 Jul: Playschool Once Upon a Time for the little ones at Lake Kawana Community Centre.
7 Jul: Guy Sebastian is live in concert at Lake Kawana Community Centre.
7 Jul: Alice in Wonderland is great school holiday entertainment at The Events Centre Caloundra.

Get an Adrenalin Fix

30 Jun: Ride The Night at Aussie World! Riding in the dark adds a whole new dimension of challenge to your favourite ride.  Are you game enough to venture through the notorious Mayhem Maze? General admission passes start at $15 online, gates open at 6:00pm and rides at 6:30pm.

The kids certainly won’t be bored these Winter School Holidays with an escape to the Sunshine Coast and Caloundra Accommodation located right near Bulcock Beach. Select from one, two or three bedroom self-contained apartments at Monaco Resort. BOOK NOW