Always check out near the kiosk - you will never know what or who you will find. The Girl Guides were raising funds and also had a stall at Maleny Sunday Market last month

Always check out near the kiosk – you will never know what or who you will find. The Girl Guides were raising funds and also had a stall at Maleny Sunday Market last month


1-11 Mary Valley Scarecrow Festival continues

1-3 Maleny at War – contribute to an exhibition at Maleny Library

2-3 Renowned Steve Parish Collection, Maroochydore Library

3 Cooke Park Playground Council Survey closes 5pm

4-5 Ebenezer Garage / Plant Sale 7am – 4pm Tamarind Street, Maleny

4 Trivia Night, 6.30 – 9.30pm, Maleny RSL. General Knowledge quiz, plus music quiz and spot prizes. Entry $5 per person, team of 6-8 people, BYO nibbles and fully licensed, tea and coffee, contact Ray: 5499 7791

7 Melbourne Cup

8 Eckankar Maleny Neighbourhood Centre, weekly Wednesdays 6-7.30pm, Jennifer: 0429 957 989

10 Aglow – Sunshine Coast meet 9.30am, Flame Tree Baptist Church hall, Burnside, $8 includes morning tea,  Melva 5443 5752

10 Make wreaths for Remembrance Day, Kenilworth RSL rooms, Show Hall from 2pm

10 Mary River Festival Harvest Dinner, Kandanga

11 Remembrance Day

11 Citroen Car Club of Queensland visit Maleny and Kenilworth

11 Mary River Festival in Kandanga

11 Sunshine Coast Trigeminal Neuralgia Support group final meeting, 1pm at the Kawana Library meeting room, Nanyima Street, Buddina (entrance at rear), Nora: 0418 495 776

12 Wallum update – Native Plants Sunshine Coast meet 9.30am at the Maroochy Botanic Gardens RSVP: 54949187

15 Eckankar Tewantin, CWA Hall, 6-7.30pm, Jennifer: 0429 957 989

16 HT Christmas Gift Guide bookings and copy due

16 Caloundra Family History Research, meet 1.30pm, Sunshine Coast Turf Club

16 Peter Fitzsimons at the Maleny Community Centre, 5.45pm for a 6.30pm start, $15 Tickets available or Rosetta Books: 5435 2134

18 Palmwoods Car Festival, from 10am-6pm, Palmwoods State School Oval

18 Belli Hall Christmas Dance, Belli Community Hall, 7.30pm,

18-19 Hedwigs’s House of SPells and Swans, Maleny Community Centre by bDifferent Dance Academy

19 Eckankar Kawana Island, meeting place Parrearra (off Kawana Way), 9.30am-12.30pm, Jennifer: 0429 957 989

21 Advertising bookings due for December HT

22 Editorial and ad copy due for December HT

24-26 Maleny Arts and Crafts Group Christmas Fair, Handmade in Maleny, Community Centre, free entry, open from 9am
25 Craft Beer Sunshine Coast Festival
25 Ignite Chilli Festival Caloundra

25 Recyclerama is back! 7am – 3pm Maleny Showgrounds,

25-26 ACI Open Studios Weekend:

29 December HT and Christmas Gift Guide deliveries start (note one week early)


1 Mooloolah Valley Christmas Party, 5-10pm, Community Centre

2 Montville Festive Tree Lighting Event on the Village Green from 5pm

2 Woombye Christmas on the Field, 6-9pm, Woombye Soccer Field

3 Maleny Arts Council launch the new season, 4-6pm, The Deck, Maleny Community Centre

4 Nominations close for 2018 Australia Day Awards

8 Maleny Street Christmas Carnival, 6-10pm

9 Palmwoods Community Christmas, 4.30pm, Memorial Hall

13 Advertising bookings due for January HT (note one week early)

13 Festival of Small Halls Summer Tour, Kandanga Public Hall followed by Woodford December 15 and Eudlo on December 17

16 Glasshouse Country Community Carols 4.30pm-8.30pm, Beerwah Sportsgrounds

18 Editorial and ad copy due for January HT (note one week early)

25 Maleny Community Christmas Breakfast, 8-11am, MNC