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MooFest 2017

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by Elaine (subscribe)
Impromptu adventuring, exploring our backyard and then putting pen to paper, hoping to entice you to try one, if not all, of our escapades, is my true reward!
Event:
Family Friendly Community Music Festival
MooFest 2017, Mooloolah Recreation Reserve, Mooloolah, Fusion Australia, Sunny Coast youth, family-friendly day out, wholesome live music, kids activities, gold coin donation, Fat Picnic, The Baker Boys Band, The Updraft Imperative, Nickleby the Magician, Kids Zone games, market stalls, jumping castle, buskers, face painting, bands, artists, Fusion bus, photo booth, animal farm, landcare workshops, Slackline performers, live wood carving, fireworks, drug and alcohol free event
A family-friendly day out - Image: MooFest Facebook page


MooFest is a Community Music Festival and is celebrating its third successive year in September this year. MooFest is a family-friendly day out with wholesome live music and kids activities in the stunning Mooloolah region - and all for a gold coin donation, which goes to Fusion Australia's work with Sunny Coast youth.

An exciting line-up of Headine Acts has been organised to keep you entertained:

Fat Picnic - a soul-ska explosion that preaches punchy horn lines and banging reggae beats, resulting in an energetic and infectious live show;

MooFest 2017, Mooloolah Recreation Reserve, Mooloolah, Fusion Australia, Sunny Coast youth, family-friendly day out, wholesome live music, kids activities, gold coin donation, Fat Picnic, The Baker Boys Band, The Updraft Imperative, Nickleby the Magician, Kids Zone games, market stalls, jumping castle, buskers, face painting, bands, artists, Fusion bus, photo booth, animal farm, landcare workshops, Slackline performers, live wood carving, fireworks, drug and alcohol free event
Fat Picnic - Image: MooFest Facebook page


The Baker Boys Band - a full-time professional group of musicians who believe that every great event, whether big or small, must have a truly spectacular band;

The Updraft Imperative - an original Christian band with cool music and challenging lyrics;

MooFest 2017, Mooloolah Recreation Reserve, Mooloolah, Fusion Australia, Sunny Coast youth, family-friendly day out, wholesome live music, kids activities, gold coin donation, Fat Picnic, The Baker Boys Band, The Updraft Imperative, Nickleby the Magician, Kids Zone games, market stalls, jumping castle, buskers, face painting, bands, artists, Fusion bus, photo booth, animal farm, landcare workshops, Slackline performers, live wood carving, fireworks, drug and alcohol free event
The Updraft Imperative - Image: MooFest Facebook page


Nickleby the Magician - Nickleby is known as one of Australia's leading magicians, having won multiple first place award for his skills as a performer.

MooFest 2017, Mooloolah Recreation Reserve, Mooloolah, Fusion Australia, Sunny Coast youth, family-friendly day out, wholesome live music, kids activities, gold coin donation, Fat Picnic, The Baker Boys Band, The Updraft Imperative, Nickleby the Magician, Kids Zone games, market stalls, jumping castle, buskers, face painting, bands, artists, Fusion bus, photo booth, animal farm, landcare workshops, Slackline performers, live wood carving, fireworks, drug and alcohol free event
Nickleby the Magician - Image: MooFest FB page


To see times and a detailed schedule of what's happening On Stage at MooFest 2017, please click here for the full programme.

Family Fun Activities to look forward to at MooFest 2017:

Kids Zone (games, craft and lots of fantastic activities for the children);
Market Stalls;
Jumping Castle;
Buskers;
Face Painting;

MooFest 2017, Mooloolah Recreation Reserve, Mooloolah, Fusion Australia, Sunny Coast youth, family-friendly day out, wholesome live music, kids activities, gold coin donation, Fat Picnic, The Baker Boys Band, The Updraft Imperative, Nickleby the Magician, Kids Zone games, market stalls, jumping castle, buskers, face painting, bands, artists, Fusion bus, photo booth, animal farm, landcare workshops, Slackline performers, live wood carving, fireworks, drug and alcohol free event
Live wood carving - Image: MooFest FB page


Bands and artists;
Fusion Bus;
Photo Booth;
Animal Farm;
Landcare Workshops;
Slackline performers;
Live Wood Carving; and
Fireworks

MooFest 2017, Mooloolah Recreation Reserve, Mooloolah, Fusion Australia, Sunny Coast youth, family-friendly day out, wholesome live music, kids activities, gold coin donation, Fat Picnic, The Baker Boys Band, The Updraft Imperative, Nickleby the Magician, Kids Zone games, market stalls, jumping castle, buskers, face painting, bands, artists, Fusion bus, photo booth, animal farm, landcare workshops, Slackline performers, live wood carving, fireworks, drug and alcohol free event
Slackline performers - Image: MooFest FB page


Please note that this is a drug and alcohol free event.

'Fusion Australia is a Youth and Community movement of people motivated by Christian values and the belief that people matter. Fusion are, at heart, a group of passionate people who care about seeing real change in the world.

With a deep and ongoing commitment to developing resilience in individual lives and a belief that young lives need a strong community around them. Fusion Australia work alongside passionate people and networks from all over Australia in a variety of national and locally focussed projects.

Since Fusion first started over 50 years ago, they have worked tirelessly to bring young people and their communities together with hope, determination and permission to make change.'


MooFest 2017, Mooloolah Recreation Reserve, Mooloolah, Fusion Australia, Sunny Coast youth, family-friendly day out, wholesome live music, kids activities, gold coin donation, Fat Picnic, The Baker Boys Band, The Updraft Imperative, Nickleby the Magician, Kids Zone games, market stalls, jumping castle, buskers, face painting, bands, artists, Fusion bus, photo booth, animal farm, landcare workshops, Slackline performers, live wood carving, fireworks, drug and alcohol free event
Good wholesome fun for the whole family - Image: MooFest FB page


The MooFest is supported by local churches and is proudly sponsored by the Sunshine Coast Council, Fusion Australia, White's IGA and Bassett Barks. For all other sponsors, please click here.

The MooFest is a fun and exciting day out for the whole family. Bookmark your calendars, you won't want to miss this one!
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Why? For a fun family-friendly day out
When: Saturday 16 September 1.30pm to 7.00pm
Where: Mooloolah Recreation Reserve, Way Street, Mooloolah, QLD, 4553
Cost: Gold coin donation
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Thanks for the reminder Elaine
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