What's on in Noosa.
Noosa Alive 2020
Dates: 17-July-2020 - 26-July-2020
NOOSA alive! is an incorporated association and is registered as a not for profit organisation, governed by a voluntary Management Committee. The Festival would not exist without the generosity of these volunteers, and the many other volunteers who commit their time to the success of the Festival. Just as important are the many sponsors who provide financial and in kind assistance to the Festival. Our Patrons, Friends and Business Friends provide financial and staunch support to the Festival. The Management Committee thanks all of our supporters for their loyalty and generosity. To make a contribution to NOOSA alive! festival please click “be involved”. A David Williamson play has been the cornerstone of many festivals and since its inception, NOOSA alive! has consistently hosted a dazzling list of luminaries, including: Authors Clive James, Tariq Ali, Peter Carey, Thomas Keneally, Tim Winton and Li Cunxin; Journalists John Pilger, George Megalogenis and Barrie Cassidy; Actors Bryan Brown, Jack Thompson, Drew Forsyth and John Bell; Film directors Bruce Beresford and Rolf De Heer; The famed Goldner String Quartet; Academy Award winning cinematographer Russell Boyd; Singers Marina Prior, Caroline O’Connor and Opera Australia soloists; Artists Michael Leunig, Mirka Mora, Bill Leak and Ken Done; Musicians Piers Lane, Kate Miller-Heidke, Karin Schaupp and Jane Rutter; Comedians Max Gillies, Jean Kittson and Wendy Harmer; Commentators Campbell McComas, Margaret Pomeranz, David Stratton, Tim Flannery and Alison Broinowsky; Presenters Maxine McKew, Peter Thompson, Geraldine Doogue and Kerry O’Brien. Noosa’s unique natural environment and village-style atmosphere provide the inspiring backdrop for this festival that offers visitors beautiful beaches and national parks, fabulous food, cultural stimulus and community events – an experience for the body, mind and soul.
Dates: 16-August-2020 - 16-August-2020
JOIN THE ROAD CYCLING GRAN FONDO EVENT SET IN ONE OF AUSTRALIA’S MOST BEAUTIFUL BEACHSIDE LOCATIONS! The Noosa Classic will surely be a bike ride to remember, but also a classic cycling event Australian experience, and a sensual feast of visual and gourmet delights. So gather your cycling mates, get yourselves ready, and mark Sunday, 16 August 2020 down on your calendar.
Noosa Country Show 2020
Dates: 11-September-2020 - 12-September-2020
The show is a traditional country show with a variety of competition sections that help celebrate the diversity of people and their talents that live in our community. Our Equestrian, Stud Beef, Dairy Cattle and Dogs sections are the main animal sections. The Pavilion with Arts and Craft, Cookery Horticulture and Fruit n Vege sections is a must visit. The show proudly hosts the Showman's Guild who supply all the rides/amusement arcade zone. We run two stages over a 2 day program of music and performance across both days and nights.
Cnr Exhibition Street & Pavilion Street
Noosa Triathlon 2020
Dates: 28-October-2020 - 01-November-2020
A pinnacle event on the Australian sporting calendar the Noosa tri is ranked one of the world’s top 10 triathlons for good reason. When the best athletes, biggest competitor field, beautiful beach-side vibe and week-long festivities of Noosa all come together, there’s nowhere else you’ll want to be. You need to be quick to secure your slice of Noosa magic as it sells out in minutes. The biggest Olympic distance triathlon in the world, Noosa Tri is raced around the town’s stunning main beach, town centre and hinterland…all the way to the finish line with its famous walk of fame. And that’s just the racing. It’s the full Noosa experience that is truly special with its stunning beaches & surf, world-class cafes & bars, spectacular national parks, and unique friendly vibe, that makes it a truly special week!