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Top Sunshine Coast School Holiday Events & Activities For Kids

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Don't know what to do with the kids these holidays? There are loads of fun activities organised for the Sunshine Coast and plenty of action for little bodies! Check out these events:

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15 September AGL Family Fun Event
Take the family to Aussie World and support the AGL Rescue Helicopter Service. Get 50% off family tickets on Saturday 15 Sept @ 5.30pm 10pm. Loads of fun including acrobats, magicians, face painters, jugglers, fire performers, stilt walkers, Scooby Doo Show, Balloon Monsters and unlimited rides. Book online at www.actionrescue.com.au

18 September Storytime
Where: Maroochydore Library Childrens' area
Time: 9:30am 10am
Ages: Under 5 years
Cost: Free

20 September Wriggle Giggle and Read
Where: Noosa Library
Time: 10-10:20am
Ages: 1-3 years
Cost: Free

22 September 7 October: Zookeeper for a Day at Australia Zoo
Entry to Australia Zoo & Lunch
Exclusive red Zoo Keeper for a Day baseball cap and drink bottle
Photograph with an animal
Time: 9am - 2pm
Ages: 7 - 12 years
Cost: $85
Website www.australiazoo.com.au/education/zoo-keeper-for-a-day/


22 September onwards Underwater World
Check out the new Ocean Tunnel at Underwater World, Mooloolaba! Four new exciting themes are on show. Prices and information at www.underwaterworld.com.au

23 September Mini Steam Train Rides
Where: 1 Florence Street, Nambour
When: 10am-3pm
Cost: From $3
Ph: 5450 8340
Website: www.scrms.org.au

24 September: Create your own graphic novel
Where: Kawana Library
Time: 2:30 4.00pm
Ages: 8 plus years
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

24 September: Wii Play
Where: Beerwah Library
Time: 1.00-2.30pm
Ages: 8 plus years
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

24-28 September Sunshine Plaza Lorax Land Craft Village
Take the kids along to Sunshine Plaza between 11am and 2pm daily to decorate a pot and plant their own seedling. www.sunshineplaza.com.
Cost: Free

24-28 September Noosa Civic: Postman Pat
Join Postman Pat and his friends for a time of singing and dancing at 11am daily at Noosa Civic.
Cost: Free
Website: www.noosacivic.com.au

24-28 September and 1-5 October Ginger Factory: Magicianess
Join 'Jodie the Magicianess' at the Ginger Factory for fun with her white rabbit Magic and Grumbledore the friendly wizard
Cost: Free admission to the Ginger Factory and Show tickets are free on a first-come basis
When: 11am and 1pm
Website: www.gingerfactory.com.au

25 September Beading Workshop
Where: Coolum Library
When: 10.00-11.00am
Ages: 6-12 years
Cost: bookings essential
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

25 September Revolting Recipes (inspired by Roald Dahl)
Make revolting looking smoothies with a list of gross ingredients!
Where: Cooroy Library
Time: 10.00-11.00am
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

25 September Snow Globe Mini Worlds
Build your own snow globe!
Where: Caloundra Library
When: 10 am-12pm
Ages: 6-12 years
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register


25 September Pirate 101
Learn to become a pirate!
Where: Kenilworth Library
When: 2.00-3.00pm
Ages: 6 plus years
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

26 September Art on the Wildside Spring Wings
Create a 3D flying bird mobile using watercolour and collage
Where: Maroochy Bushland Botanic Gardens
When: 10am-11:30am (5-8 years); 12:30-2pm (9-12 years)
Cost: $5.00
Bookings essential at www.community.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/events or Ph 5475
7272


26 September Learn to play the Didjeridoo
Where: The J Noosa
When 9am/10:30am/6:30pm
Ages: 6 plus years
Cost: $10 per person, bookings essential
Ph: 5455 4455
Website: www.scvenuesandevents.com.au

26 September Junior Chess Tournament
Where: Kawana Community Centre
When: 9am-3.30pm
Ages: 7 plus years
Cost: Bookings essential through Kawana Library
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

26 September Mask making and clay animals
Where: Butter Factory Arts Centre
When: 10am 12pm
Ages: 6-12 years
Cost: Free
Bookings essential Ph 5454 9050

26 September Spring Artschool
Where: Noosa Regional Gallery
Ages: Sculptured Foil Faces (4-8 yrs) and 3D Mythical Creatures (8-12 yrs)
Cost: $15 per child, bookings essential
Ph: 5449 5340

26 September Spring Artschool
Mixed media artwork: Draw objects in the gallery and write a short personal story
Where: Caloundra Regional Gallery
Ages: 5-7 years: 10-11am & 11am - 12 noon; 8-12 years: 12.30-2pm
Cost: $15 bookings essential
Ph: 5420 8299

26 September Art on the Wildside Pottery Workshop
Looking at Clay.
Where: Maroochy Bushland Botanic Gardens
When: 9.00am - 12pm (9-12 years)
Cost: $5.00
Bookings essential at www.community.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/events

26 September Kids Night In
An evening of fun and entertaining activities
Where: Nambour Library
Time: 5.30 7.30pm
Ages: 5 plus years
Cost: Gold Coin donation, bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

26 September Kids Night In
An evening of fun with Roald Dahl inspired evening
Where: Noosa Library
Time: 6.00-8.00pm
Ages: 5 plus years
Cost: Gold Coin donation, bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

26 September Dream Catcher
Make your own Dream Catcher
Where: Caloundra Library
Time: 1.00-3.00pm
Ages: 6-8 years
Cost: Gold Coin donation, bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

26 September Wii Comp
Where: Maroochydore Library
Time: 2.00-4.00pm
Ages: 8 plus years
Cost: Free, bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

27 September Spring Artschool
Where: Noosa Regional Gallery
Ages: Exploring Interconnecting Shapes (4-8 yrs) and Botanical Studies of exotic flora (8-12 yrs)
Cost: $15 per child, bookings essential
Ph: 5449 5340

27 September Revolting Recipes (inspired by Roald Dahl)
Make revolting looking smoothies with a list of gross ingredients!
Where: Maroochydore Library
Time: 10.00-11.00am
Ages: 6 plus years
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

27 September Design and Paint your own T-Shirt
Where: Noosa Library
Time: 10.00-11.00am
Ages: 5-12 years
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

27 September Nickleby and His Magic Robot
Where: Lake Kawana Community Centre
Website: www.scvenuesandevents.com.au

28 September Pirates!
Hop on the heritage train at Old Gympie Station and join Captain Rattlebones on a trip through the Mary Valley.
Where: Mary Valley Heritage Railway
Time: Depart 10 am and return at 2.30pm
Ages: Any
Cost: Adult $30 Child $20
Website: www.thevalleyrattler.com
Ph: 5482 2750

28 September Revolting Recipes (inspired by Roald Dahl)
Make revolting looking smoothies with a list of gross ingredients!
Where: Nambour Library
Time: 10.00-11.00am
Ages: 6 plus years
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

28 September Board Games
Play with your mates!
Where: Maroochydore Library
Time: 9am-4.30pm
Ages: 5 plus years
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

29 September: Warhammer
BYO models
Where Noosa Library
When: 9.30-12.30pm
Ages: 12 plus years
Cost: Free
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

29 and 30 September: Block Party with Lego

Where: Coolum Library (29th) and Noosa Library (30th)
When: 10.00-11.30am
Ages: Any
Cost: Free, bookings required
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

29 September E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Movie (PG) Opens
Where: Birch Carroll and Coyle Cinemas, Maroochydore
Time: 1.30pm

1 October: Swan Lake performed by the Russian National Ballet Theatre
Where: The Events Centre, Caloundra
Website: www.scvenuesandevents.com.au

1 October: Family Day Out
A Daniel Morcombe Foundation intiative, this is a day of fun for the whole family.
Where: Kings Beach Precinct, Caloundra
When 9.00am-4.00pm
Cost: Free
Website familydayout.org.au

1-5 October Sunshine Plaza Lorax Speak for the Trees Show
Take the kids along to Sunshine Plaza between 11am and 2pm daily to see this show.
Website: www.sunshineplaza.com.
Cost: Free
Ph: 5443 4133

2 October Beading Workshop
Where: Nambour Library
When: 9.30-10.30am
Ages: 6 plus years
Cost: bookings essential
Cost: Free but bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

2 October Walk on the Wildside
Looking at plants, pressing plants, photographs and painting activities
Where: Maroochy Bushland Botanic Gardens
When: 10.00-11.30am (5-8 years)
Cost: $5.00
Bookings essential at www.community.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/events

2 October: Build and decorate your own Fairy House
Where: Kawana Library
When: 2.30-4.00pm
Ages: 7 plus years
Cost: Free, bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

3 October: Create your own treasure box
Where: Caloundra Library
When: 1.00-3.00pm
Ages: 9-12 years
Cost: Free, bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

3 October Spring Artschool: Interactive Sculptures
Where: Noosa Regional Gallery
Ages: 10.30-12pm
Cost: $15 per child, bookings essential
Ph: 5449 5340

4 October Create Avatar ID tags
Where: Caloundra Library
When: 1pm-3pm
Ages: 9-12 years
Cost: Free bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

4 October Shadow Puppet Making
Create fun puppets and use them in a mini show!
Where: Maroochy Bushland Botanic Gardens
When: 10.30-12.00pm (5-8 years)
Cost: $5.00
Bookings essential at www.community.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/events

4 October Balloon powered cars
Where: Cooroy Butter Factory
When: 10.00-12.00pm
Ages: 8 plus years
Cost: Free, bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

5 October Dorothy the Dinosaur's Beach Party
Where: The Events Centre, Caloundra
Website: www.scvenuesandevents.com.au

5 October Family Fun Disco
Enjoy a family fun evening with games, competitions and prizes!
Where: The Majestic Theatre Pomona
When: 6.00-9.00pm
Cost: $5 per person (tickets at door)
Website: www.themajestictheatre.com.au

5 October: Create a Fairy Wand
Where: Coolum Library
When: 10.00-11.00am
Ages: 5-8 years
Cost: Free, bookings essential
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

6 October: Warhammer
BYO models
Where Noosa Library
When: 9.30-12.30pm
Ages: 12 plus years
Cost: Free
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

6 October: Teddy Bear's Picnic
Where: Maroochydore Library
When: 10.30-12.00pm
Ages: All
Cost: Free
Website library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/index.cfm and click on Events/Events Calendar then register

7 October Lifestyle Expo Picnic in the Park
BYO picnic lunch for fun in the park
Where: lakefront, Brightwater
When: 11.00am-3.00pm
Cost: Free
Website: www.facebook.com/kidsonthecoast/events

Have a fantastic holiday.
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These events are all over. Can you please update it.
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