This week in Noosa
Provided by Tourism Noosa
Friday 8 August – Thursday 14 August 2008
Welcome to Noosa! With its pristine white sandy beaches, majestic Noosa River and fertile hinterland, it provides visitors with the
EVENTS NOT TO MISS!
perfect backdrop for adventurous fun.
Listed below are just some of the many things you can experience while visiting Noosa… We hope you enjoy your stay, and look
forward to welcoming you back in the near future.
Noosa North Shore Resort:
Get rid of your Sunday Blues and enjoy a laid back afternoon of food, music and activities
at the Verandah Restaurant at Noosa North Shore Resort this Sunday 10 August. A great afternoon for the whole
family, the afternoon will include blues musician Barry Charles playing live from 2 – 5 pm, along with pony rides and
other activities on offer for the kids. Admission is free with bus transfers from Hastings Street, Tewantin and Noosaville.
Contact Noosa North Shore Resort on 07 5447 1225 for more information.
Kevin Borich & Phil Emmanuel
: See rock legend duo Kevin Borich and Phil Emmanuel together for the first time in
nearly 20 years this Saturday 9 August at Australis Noosa Lakes Resort. Forging a career of 50 years with his unique
style of electric guitar, Phil Emmanuel has released three albums with the fourth to be released later this year. For his
contributions to Australian music and blues culture Kevin Borich was introduced into the Australian Blues Foundation
Hall of Fame in 2003. Now fans will have the chance to see two of Australia’s and arguably the world’s greatest
guitarists in Noosa. Tickets are $38 purchased through Etix online at etixdirect.com.au or by calling 07 5491 4240.
CUISINE & BARS
Ricky’s river bar + restaurant:
Enjoy a changing selection of cocktail specials at Ricky's Cocktail Sessions every
Thursday from 5 pm – 8 pm. Indulge in complimentary bar delights and listen to sultry tunes from our resident DJ.
Located on the banks of the Noosa River, Ricky’s provides a dining experience that encapsulates the essence of
the Noosa lifestyle – a modern menu showcasing the best local produce, stunning views of the Noosa River and
professional, friendly service. Call 07 5447 2455 to place your reservation or visit rickys.com.au for more information.
Take advantage of Blue Angel’s ever changing set menu lunch at just $27.50 per person, including 2
courses and a glass of wine. Also on offer is the a la carte lunch menu, featuring ‘Little Bites’, which are fun and
perfect for sharing. Menu example includes the popular orange dusted prawns with a fresh pea, fetta and mint salad.
Enjoy the innovative food at blue angel and relax on the river at Noosaville. For reservations phone 07 5473 0800 or
visit blueangelrestaurant.com.au for more information.
GIG GUIDE / ENTERTAINMENT
One of Australia’s wildest and most successful country bands, the Wolverines, will perform at The J this
Saturday 16 August. Support acts will include The Redlands Bluegrass Boys together with locals Graeme Jensen and
Chad Shuttleworth. Don’t miss this fantastic country and bluegrass concert at Noosa Junction organised by the Noosa
Community Radio 101.3FM. Bar opens at 6 pm for a 7pm start. Tickets are $30 with half of the proceeds to be shared
with Cystic Fibrosis Queensland. Book your tickets online at thej.com.au by phoning 07 5455 4455. Visit
noosacommunityradio.org for more information.
Set to rip up the dance floor, Dirty Laundry are playing at the Rolling Rock this Saturday 9 August with
their hybrid collection of live instrumentation, live vocal san electronica. Nothing can prepare you for the Dirty Laundry
experience with its non stop hands in the air, fist-pumping action full of good times, tight rhymes and funky baselines.
The Rolling Rock is located upstairs in Bay Village Arcade on Hastings Street. For more information phone 07 5447
2255 or visit rollingrock.com.au for more details.
The Jewellery Gallery @ Carrington's:
Ottoman jewellery is inspired by one of the greatest civilizations in world
history the Ottoman Empire (1299-1922). The lifestyle of the Ottoman Empire was a mixture of western and eastern life
- a mosaic of cultures, its richness is reflected in art. Designed in Milan, Italy and made in Istanbul, Turkey, the Ottoman
jewellery appeals to women looking for unique and original accessories. Enjoy the deep mystique and ambience of the
Ottoman range exclusively at The Jewellery Gallery @ Carrington's located 3 / 26 Sunshine Beach Road in Noosa
Junction. Phone 07 54492 977 for more information or visit thejewellerygallery.com.
For bookings phone +61 7 5430 5000 or 13000 NOOSA (13000 666 72)
Or call into the Noosa Visitor Information Centres at Hastings Street, Parkyn Hut or Noosa Marina in Tewantin