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    How to beat Summer Holiday boredom for Free!
    • Friday 02 December 2022
    Defeat school holiday boredom with Sunshine Coast Council’s Christmas and Summer holiday activities.
  • horse hoof inkwell Landsborough Museum
    How exploring our past creates a gift for the future
    • Wednesday 30 November 2022
    At Landsborough Museum, you’ll find a watch chain made entirely from plaited human hair and an inkwell made from the dismembered foot of a favourite pony.
  • Historians in residence round 2
    New quest to unearth region’s hidden history
    • Tuesday 15 November 2022
    Two new historians have settled into their research base at Bankfoot House Heritage Precinct and the Sunshine Coast Heritage Library, ready to explore – and reveal - more of the region’s hidden history.
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    BACKWARD GLANCE – Poem from the Somme 1917
    • Friday 11 November 2022
    On 11 November 1918, the guns of the Western Front fell silent after four years of continuous warfare.
  • 2023 Heritage Calendar
    Put bikes, boats and old cars under the tree this Christmas
    • Friday 21 October 2022
    The limited edition 2023 Sunshine Coast Heritage Calendar is out now, featuring a stunning collection of images showing the various ways we’ve travelled the region over the decades.
  • Queen Elizabeth II
    How you can honour Her Majesty The Queen
    • Friday 09 September 2022
    Sunshine Coast residents are encouraged to pay tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II as the world gives thanks for her life of service.
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    Calling all detectives for family fun at the Museum Mystery Madness
    • Tuesday 23 August 2022
    These school holidays get out your spy glass and step back in time to solve the clues that will uncover the life of our early settlers with Sunshine Coast Council’s Museum Mystery Madness.
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    Council works to preserve historic maritime beacon
    • Wednesday 17 August 2022
    The heritage listed Caloundra lighthouses are set to undergo important rehabilitation work to ensure our region’s signature maritime beacons stand the test of time.
  • Historian in residence
    Calling all historians
    • Tuesday 09 August 2022
    History experts are invited to join Sunshine Coast Council’s Historian in Residence Program, which is now in its second year.
  • Heritage Calendar 2023
    Ditch social media, share it vintage style
    • Tuesday 12 July 2022
    The Sunshine Coast Heritage Calendar Competition is on from July 15 to August 15 and Council is calling on residents to travel down memory lane and dig out their old snaps.