From the Mountains to the Sea Exhibition at USC Gallery. Image credit: Barry Alsop.
Sunshine Coast Cultural Heritage Reference Group

The Sunshine Coast Cultural Heritage Reference Group (SCCHRG) is made up of heritage specialists and members of the community. It provides advice on preserving and accessing cultural heritage on the Sunshine Coast.


The group aims to:

  • raise the profile of cultural heritage in the region
  • contribute to a shared vision for cultural heritage that is inclusive, relevant and innovative
  • support the development of a regional network of individuals, organisations and museums in the heritage sector
  • identify partners and opportunities to preserve, access and enhance cultural heritage across the region and
  • assist in forming strategic priorities for expenditure of the Heritage Levy.


Four meetings are held throughout the year.

Voluntary positions are for two years.

More information can be obtained by emailing the Cultural Heritage Services Unit