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  • heritage calendar
    Start planning your 2021 with the new heritage calendar
    • Friday 16 October 2020
    Frocks from the 1920s, ‘40s swimwear and ‘80s active-wear are celebrated in the 2021 Cultural Heritage Calendar, Isn’t it fabulous: Celebrating fashion we love to remember, featuring 15 images spanning Sunshine Coast fashion from the 1910s to 1980s.
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    Historical stories protected and shared thanks to latest grant funding
    • Thursday 15 October 2020
    Sunshine Coast Council’s latest round of Heritage Levy grants were awarded today with nine local organisations set to share in more than $43,000 to help with collection care, exhibitions and public programs.
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    Backward Glance - The Boolarong at Alexandra Headland, a landmark remembered
    • Wednesday 14 October 2020
    In the early 1950s, Betsan Coats purchased the site on the corner of Alexandra Parade and Mary Street at Alexandra Headland.
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    Join the Sunshine Coast Arts Advisory Board
    • Monday 12 October 2020
    Sunshine Coast Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from experienced, professional, arts and creative sector leaders to join the Sunshine Coast Arts Advisory Board and help drive arts and culture in the region.
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    Backward Glance – 150 years of Yandina township
    • Friday 11 September 2020
    During September 2020, the Yandina community will celebrate 150 years since the proclamation of Yandina as a Township Reserve on September 23, 1870.
  • discovery guide, museum, heritage
    Explore the Sunshine Coast like never before
    • Friday 04 September 2020
    Sunshine Coast Council is making it easier than ever to immerse yourself in our region’s diverse heritage thanks to a new Cultural Heritage Discovery Guide.
  • nambour heritage soundtrail
    Take a walk and win
    • Tuesday 01 September 2020
    Take a walk along the Nambour Heritage Soundtrail this month to be part of the greatest global celebration of sound walks, Sound Walk September, plus you could win one of two $100 vouchers to The Events Centre Caloundra.
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    New future for region’s heritage shaped by community
    • Friday 21 August 2020
    The planning scheme amendment identifies an updated and consolidated list of local heritage places and character areas across the Sunshine Coast, while removing some outdated existing local heritage place listings from the planning scheme
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    Backward Glance - Council Chambers through the years
    • Wednesday 12 August 2020
    As we prepare to turn the first sod for the new Sunshine Coast Council City Hall in Maroochydore CBD, it seems only fitting that we take a moment to look back at some of the great Town Halls and Council Chambers that have come before.
  • heritage calendar, ryan family property, coolum
    Focus on Fabulous Fashion in 2021 Heritage Calendar photo competition
    • Monday 20 July 2020
    Now is the time to dig out your old photo albums and enter the 2021 Heritage Calendar photo competition.