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  • 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.
  • Horizon Festival Program Launch 2022
    Uplifting and accessible: Horizon festival reveals 2022 program of homegrown hits and world-class wonder
    • Friday 17 June 2022
    The much-anticipated Sunshine Coast festival of arts and culture Horizon unveiled its 2022 program on the sandy banks of the Maroochy River last night. Supporting a stellar line-up, Horizon Festival is back – live and up close and personal from Friday, August 26 to Sunday, September 4.
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    Backward Glance: Royal visits to the Sunshine Coast
    • Friday 03 June 2022
    Although the first reigning Monarch to visit Queensland was Queen Elizabeth II in 1954, many Royal tours and visits have taken place in our sunny state since 1868.
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    National Reconciliation Week Events begin on the Sunshine Coast
    • Thursday 26 May 2022
    Traditional Custodians, the Sunshine Coast First Nations community and council representatives have met on Jinibara lands to launch National Reconciliation Week.
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    Past Maleny Library stalwart honoured for tireless dedication
    • Wednesday 18 May 2022
    Beloved Sunshine Coast hinterland icon Peg Burnett’s (1915-2007) legacy has been formally recognised, with a new plaque installed in her memory at Maleny Library.
  • Heritage Symposium
    Packed house for annual Heritage Symposium
    • Friday 29 April 2022
    More than 100 history enthusiasts received a VIP all-access pass into South East Queensland’s distinguished heritage homes and museums at the fully booked Sunshine Coast Heritage Symposium.