Upcoming Sunshine Coast Council Events

15
Apr

17
Nov

​fabric - Slow Fashion, Artful Living Sunshine Coast

fabric 2019 celebrates the rich talents of Sunshine Coast artisans and designers. fabric brings art and sustainability together in an exciting new program of activities. Enjoy creative workshops, author talks, events and professional...See Event

31
Aug

01
Sep

​KITE MAKING Sunshine Coast

Set to the backdrop of the stunning Maroochy Botanic Gardens and facilitated by artist Lincoln Austin, this family friendly workshop guides you through the construction of your very own kite, inspired...See Event

21
Sep


Bespoke lampshade workshop Nambour, Sunshine Coast

Learn how to make your own bespoke professional quality lampshade using industry-standard materials with Julie and Maurice from Ministry of Handmade. Choose from a range of sizes to create a shade...See Event

24
Aug

01
Sep

CERAMIC HAND BUILDING Sunshine Coast

PRESENTED BY SYNDICATE CREATIVE Create your own hand-built ceramics at this workshop presented by potter and teacher, Bree-anne Jeffrey. Perfect for beginners and those new to pottery, across a blissful 90 minutes you...See Event

26
Sep


Considered Fashion Design Forum Buderim, Sunshine Coast

A panel discussion with international and national panellists. This forum focuses on how challenges of sustainability in the various market levels of fashion may be approached. Light refreshments provided and cash bar. When:...See Event

24
Aug

18
Sep

Green Living Sunshine Coast

Smart tips for reducing waste Join eco-warrior Jen Stanton and arm yourself for the war on waste. Find out how many things you can rescue to avoid putting them in the landfill...See Event

29
Aug

INVENTING TOMORROW Sunshine Coast

Meet passionate teenage innovators from around the globe who are creating cutting-edge solutions to confront the world’s environmental threats – while navigating the doubts and insecurities that mark adolescence. Inventing Tomorrow follows six young scientists from...See Event

31
Aug

LIFE DRAWING IN THE GARDENS Sunshine Coast

Merging life drawing with plein air style painting, Life Drawing in the Gardens provides a wonderful, unique experience to capture the essence of nature and the human form.  Amongst the private and...See Event

24
Aug

29
Aug

M.A.D.E WALKING BILLYCAN PROJECT Sunshine Coast

Join artist Nicole Voevodin-Cash for an interactive walk around the Gardens, carrying a billycan fitted with pen and paper. As you walk you’ll create a mini-artwork and memento of your experience. M.A.D.E...See Event

16
Oct


Minimalism - A Documentary about the Important Things Nambour, Sunshine Coast

Examine the many flavours of minimalism in this documentary About the Important Things.  How might your life be better with less? Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things examines the many flavours of minimalism. It takes...See Event

15
Sep


Raranga (Weaving) Workshop with Alice Spittle Sunshine Coast

Learn traditional New Zealand Maori weaving techniques with Alice Spittle Connect with nature and get creative while using traditional New Zealand Maori weaving techniques to explore this amazing plant and fibre....See Event

21
Sep


Recycled fabric coil basket Nambour, Sunshine Coast

Create a use object from recycled fabrics with Karen Wright from Zenzero Design. There is nothing quite as satisfying as creating a useful object from scrap materials! Learn a new skill...See Event

02
Oct


Spring into Sustainability - a Change Makers Lunch Bokarina, Sunshine Coast

Natalie Isaacs and other Sunshine Coast business leaders share their tips and insights into making a difference. Join Natalie Isaacs and other Sunshine Coast business leaders and change makers. Come and connect, be inspired and join...See Event

14
Sep


Style yourself sustainable Palmwoods, Sunshine Coast

Explore how clothing and accessories can express a positive message We look introspectively to consider what we want to say and then explore ways we can use clothing and accessories. How...See Event

27
Sep


Subtraction Cutting Masterclass Sunshine Coast

Subtraction cutting utilises almost every part of the fabric, falling somewhere between traditional draping and organic wrapping, resulting in experimental garments that break from the boundaries of usual garment shapes. ...See Event

29
Sep


The Alchemy of Indigo Eudlo, Sunshine Coast

Learn how to make and dye in a natural, organic indigo vat and the four different shibori resist techniques Within the fibres of a green leaf hides the deepest and most...See Event