There’s so much to see at Maleny Wood Expo!


4 – 8 Sunshine Coast French Film Festival held at Noosa, Nambour and  Caloundra

5-6 Maleny Quota Club of Maleny Annual Quilt Show, Maleny State High School from 9.3am, admission $5

5-6 Gympie Garden Expo

5-6 Sunshine Coast Relay for Life

6 Time Warp Festival, Palmwoods

4,5,6 Sydney Writers’ Festival streamed live with Maleny Community Centre and Maleny Celebration of Books

5-7 Maleny Wood Expo, Maleny Showgrounds

5-7 Labor Day Long Weekend

8 Maleny Commerce breakfast meeting 7am, Tranquil Park, guest speaker Amanda Gooddy,

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

10 Maleny Masonic Lodge, open night and information session, 7.45pm. 5435 8406

10  Fashion and Flowers Morning Tea, Maleny Hospital Auxiliary, Maleny Showgrounds Pavilion, 9.30am, Louise: 0415 446 856

10-27 Sunshine Coast Anywhere Theatre Festival

11 Dinner Under the Stars Amamoor

11, 25 Maleny Young Women’s Place welcomes girls from 12 – 18 years, free, fortnightly Friday nights, 3.30-6.30pm at Maleny Neighbourhood Centre, Amanda: 0467975195

11 Voting for finalists ends, 2018 Small Business Awards

11 Aglow, Sunshine Coast, 9.30am, Flame Tree Baptist Church hall, 27 Coes Creek Road, Burnside, $8 includes morning tea, Melva: 5443 5752

12 Time to say No, Maleny Library, 10.30-11.30am, Ph: 5475 8989

12 Palmwoods Car Festival, Palmwoods State School, 10am-4pm

12 Hibiscus Spectacular, Woombye School of Arts, 9am – 1.30pm

12 Return of the Wombat Benefit Dinner, Montville, 3pm

13 Mother’s Day

13 Mountain Sessions presented at Mapleton Bowls Club, musical performance by “No Cigar”, 2 – 6pm, $5 at the door

13 Native Plants Sunshine Coast, 8am, Mary Cairncross, walk led by native plant expert Spencer Shaw

13 Musical Challenge hosted by Brett Campbell at Finbars, 5pm

14  Applications for Minor Community Grants Program close

14 Entries for ‘Our Sunshine Coast’ photography competition close

15 Eckankar Kawana Island Meeting Place, Parrearra (off Kawana Way), 9.30am-12.30pm, Jennifer: 0429 957 989

17 CWA Hall, Grand Opening in Palmwoods

17 ‘Reflections’ exhibition by photographer Heather Faulkner, Sarah’s Unplugged, Maleny

17-20 Noosa Food and Wine Festival

16  Honeycombing – Surplus Market, Mapleton Hall, from 9am

18 Cancer Council’s Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea, 9.30am, Pat Daley Centre, Maleny Catholic Church, 45 Cedar St, Booking essential Ph: 54942487

18 Eckankar Tewantin, CWA Hall, 123 Poinciana Ave, 6 – 7.30pm, Jennifer: 0429 957 989

19 Sunshine Coast Trigeminal Neuralgia Support group meeting with guest speaker, 1pm, Kawana Library, 0418 495 776

19 SafeTalk suicide prevention workshop,organised by the Maleny Wellbeing Group and held at the Maleny Neighbourhood Centre 5499 9345

23 StarGazing Guinness World Record attempt, 7 – 10pm, $0 – $35, Maleny Golf Club, email

24 Your Creative Mind – Drawing to Create Balance workshop, Maleny Library, 1.30 – 3pm, Ph: 5475 8989

25, 27  ‘The Best of British’ concert, Mapleton Choir, 25 – 7.30pm, 27- 2.30pm, Kureelpa Hall, 5478 6079

26 Mapleton Flea Market, Mapleton Hall, Obi Obi Road, 8am – 12 noon

26 Belli Community Hall old time dance, with Sunshine Swing Band, $14 includes supper, tickets at door,

26, 27 Arts Connect Inc. Open Studio Trail, visit ACI website

26 Big Pineapple Music Festival

27 Goomeri Pumpkin Festival

27 A Prudent Man, Maleny Community Centre, 2pm

27 Dying to Meet You, presented by The Puppetarium, Sweethearts Cafe, Eudlo, 1.30pm, $10. Book through

29  2018 Small Business Awards, Beerwah Hideaway


3 Palmwoods Country Market, Palmwoods Memorial Hall, 8am – 12 midday: homebaking, hand-craft, plants, surplus backyard produce, collectables

9-10 Gardening on the Edge  Tickets available at the Maleny Showgrounds, further details available

9-10 Kenilworth Quilt Show