What's on in Noosa
Friday 15 August – Thursday 21 August 2008
Welcome to Noosa! With its pristine white sandy beaches, majestic Noosa River and fertile hinterland, it provides visitors with the
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.
EVENTS NOT TO MISS!
Peregian Originals: Jack and the Giant Killers will perform at Peregian Originals for the first time this Sunday
afternoon 17 August. Their music features stirring lyrics, rhythmic variety, and a conscious message about love, loss,
history, and future possibilities. Also playing is Dale Buchan and Josie Cubis, Ange Takats and the Rob Bruce Duo.
Bring a picnic, a rug and your fellow music lovers to this free open-air community concert from 1 - 4:30 pm in the park
behind Peregian Beach SLSC.
In search of Bob Abbot’s beard: Catch a comedy of fun and frenzy with the Noosa locals this Wednesday 20,
Thursday 21 and Friday 22 August when all sacred coastal cows will be led to the abattoir of humour. It's a
rollercoaster of a ride as coastal celebrities and institutions are parodied, lampooned and even join in the madness and
mayhem themselves. The iconic Mayor of the Sunshine Coast, Bob Abbot will even be appearing in the show! Tickets
are $35 available online through thej.com.au or by phoning 07 5455 4455. The bar opens at 7 pm for an 8 pm start at
The J in Noosa Junction.
CUISINE & BARS
River House Restaurant: Serving locally grown produce and an abundant catch of fresh fish, River House
Restaurant’s dedication to you is to honour you with a new menu each day. Serving dinner seven days a week from 6
pm and lunch on Sunday from 12 to 2 pm, take advantage of the current lunch special with a choice of 4 entrees, 4
mains and 3 desserts (2 desserts and one cheese). Enjoy 2 courses for the set price $38 or 3 courses for $46. River
House is located at 301 Weyba Road in Noosaville. For reservations phone 07 5449 7441 or visit
riverhouserestaurant.com.au for more information.
Café Noosa: Dine in, takeaway or enjoy a hot meal delivered to your door 7 days a week from 4 pm until midnight by
the well known Café Noosa. Enjoy pizza and special pastas prepared by the Bloor family who have owned and
operated Café Noosa for over 21 years. Families are very welcome in the casual dining atmosphere and there is no
surcharge on public holidays, or corkage charges for BYO alcohol. The full menu, map and price list are available at
noosapizza.com. Drop in to 1 Sunshine Beach Road (David Low Way), Noosa Junction or place your order by phoning
07 5447 3949.
GIG GUIDE / ENTERTAINMENT
River Lounge: Wind down at sunset with a drink in the superb River Lounge Lobby Bar overlooking the Noosa River.
Or dance the night away every Friday night to live music. On Friday 15 August the highly accomplished musical duo
Chris McClure & Trish Couper will play a diverse repertoire of powerful smooth vocals and contemporary songs. Then
on Friday 22 August, the Sunshine Coast favourite Mojo Soul duo will bring you plenty of flair and swing as they play
modern favourites. The River Lounge is located at the Sheraton Noosa Resort & Spa. For more information phone 07
Antal Szalai & his Hungarian Gypsy Band: Antal Szalai is considered the best gypsy violin soloist in the world and
was the recipient of the coveted ‘Ferenc Award’ in 2005. Szalai explains ‘the gypsies are very temperamental people...
and gypsy music comes from the heart. There is a lot of feeling and it is romantic.’ Catch Antal Szalai & his Hungarian
Gypsy Band this Tuesday 19 August at The J in Noosa Junction. Tickets are $49.90 available online through
thej.com.au or by phoning 07 5455 4455. The bar opens at 7 pm for an 8 pm start.
Ripple Massage: Spring is quickly creeping up on us and before you know it the days will be hot and the beach will be
calling (can't wait!). So it’s time to book a Ripple Get Ready for Spring Package with 2 or 3 hours of buffing, polishing,
moisturising and relaxation. Included is a lime and tangerine exfoliation, organic face mask, peppermint foot soak and
scrub and full massage, all for only $170. Call today on 0438 567 906 or visit ripplemassage.com.au for further details.