Come to the market at Maleny on October 14 for Young Artist Corner and the kids can do their self portrait!

Come to the market at Maleny on October 14 for Young Artist Corner and the kids can do their self portrait!


1- 24 Sculpture on the Edge free exhibition: 9am-5pm daily, Spicers Tamarind Retreat,

5-8 Heart of Gold Film Festival

5-21 Rush Festival

7  Mary Valley Scarecrow Festival starts

7-8 ACI Open Studios Weekend: www.artsconnectinc.com.au

8 Native Plants Sunshine Coast members only event Marie: 5494 9187

10 Montessori playgroup, from 9.30-11.30am on Tuesday mornings, MNC, Kimi: 0498 389 070

11 Take Control – navigate Enduring Powers of Attorney and wills, 1pm-2.30pm Beerwah Library: 5475 8989 (also on Maleny – October 6 and 17 at Nambour). Free. Bookings essential.

12 Council Ordinary Meeting, 9am, Nambour

12 Outspoken presents Richard Flanagan from 5.30pm , Maleny Primary School

13 Sovereign Expression Youth Festival, visual art, poetry, music, dance and theatre – everyone welcome,  3-6pm Maleny Neighbourhood Centre

13 Maleny State School Country Fair, 3.30-8.30pm

13 Mapleton Community Library Trivia with a Twist, on Black Friday, 6.30pm for a 7pm start, Mapleton Bowls Club, $10, Phone: 5478 5590

13 Aglow – Sunshine Coast 9.30am at Flame Tree Baptist Church hall, 27 Coes Creek Road, Burnside.  Melva: 5443 5752

14 Gympie Gold Rush Festival

14  Book Sale, 9am-noon Beerwah Library: 5475 8989

14  Young Artist Corner will be portraiture – portraiture of self or of others at the Montville Market supported by local artists Candice Herne and Judith Sinnamon, 7.30am-midday, enquiries: montvillemarket.mva@gmail.com

14 Staff and Maleny Soldiers Memorial Hospital Auxiliary members will host a fete 11-4pm, to celebrate 30 years since the hospital was opened at its current location, 17 Bean Street, Maleny

14 Brain Slam, live panel comedy show, 18+ advised, hosted by Simon Denver, 7.30pm at Finbars

14 Old Time Dance at the Belli Hall

15 Maleny Lions Club Mountain View Challenge

15 Gold Coast Chamber Orchestra play English Landscapes 2pm Flaxton Gardens and cocktail reception

15 Maleny Arts Council present Tenori, 2pm Maleny Community Centre

15 ‘Meet the artists’ dinner at Sculpture on the Edge, from 4pm at Spicers Tamarind Retreat

15-21 National Carers Week

16  Craft Lovers, 9am-noon at Nambour Library. Bring along your knitting, crochet, needlecraft or any other craftwork and share in good company over a cuppa in the library, Ph: 5475 8989

18 National Ride to Work Day

18 Montville Village Association AGM 5.30pm Montville Village Hall, All positions are available. If you are interested in being part of the MVA Management Committee please contact the Secretary at secretary.mva@gmail.com

21 The Palmwoods Car Festival, 10am-6pm, Palmwoods State School Oval all vehicles and clubs welcome, sports to cruisers, muscle to classic, Aussie to imports, rock on up in your best outfits and enjoy the music, entertainment, kids rides, food and drink, face painting, raffles and trophies for car and bike categories and best dressed, plenty of fun for whole family, gold coin entry, book a site: 0414 454 835

21 Nambour Heritage Walking Tour, 10am – 11am, bookings: www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au

21 A free workshop for key people to become better informed about LGBTI issues,  10am- 2pm Maleny Neighbourhood Centre, Heather: 0498248463

21 Blackall 100, Mapleton, 100k starts at 6am, 50k starts at 7am. Cut-off is 10am Sunday morning (28 hours) http://runqueensland.com.au

27  Mapleton Choir bring a world of folk music to Kureelpa Hall, 7.30pm (and  Sunday 29 at 2.30pm), Ailsa: 54786079

28 ‘SafeTALK’ Lifeline Sunshine Coast  workshop to increase suicide alertness eight for people actively involved in sport, open to any person over 17, 9.30am – 12.30pm Maleny Neighbourhood Centre

28-29 Conscious Life Festival, Lake Kawana Community Centre

28-29 Sunshine Coast Arts and Crafts Fair, Montville Village Hall 9am-4pm, 100% beautiful locally handmade goodies such as handbags, children’s clothing, jewellery, pottery, jams, spreads, knitted goods and more, refreshments available, entry is free.

29 National Grandparents Day

30 Maleny Independent School Information session, contact: info@malenyindependentschool.com.au


7 Melbourne Cup

10 Mary River Festival Harvest Dinner, Kandanga

11 Mary River Festival in Kandanga