NOOSA alive! is 10 days and nights of supreme culture and entertainment with performances in dance, music, literature, food, theatre, a Festival of Thought, visual arts, film, cabaret and free events in Noosa, the Relaxation Capital of Australia.
Don't miss out on this iconic & entertaining event in Noosa! Lot's of fun and delicicious food awaits you!
WHERE: Around Noosa
POMONA KING OF THE MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL
The annual Pomona King of the Mountain Festival in the Noosa hinterland town of Pomona, is an all-day, fun filled event, where competitors run up the face of Mount Cooroora.
The festival program includes:
A 3km Family Fun Run, Heritage Markets, Primary School Relay, Tug O War, Live music on the main stage and buskers, amusement rides, food court, Skate Jam Bowls tournament, Antiques and collectibles fair, and more.
The main race is at 2.30pm and is a 4.2km race up the steep, almost vertical face of Mount Cooroora, then back to the town.
Entrants come from around Australia, New Zealand, the Pacific Rim and United Kingdom.
WHERE: Pomona, Noosa Hinterland
COOROY MOUNTAIN SPRING FESTIVAL
A once-a-year opportunity to climb Cooroy Mountain in the Noosa hinterland, with views to the ocean and across the hinterland, courtesy of Cooroy Mountain Spring Water. Come and have some fun and exercise too. Climbing Cooroy Mountain requires a moderate level of fitness and takes about 2 hours return when done at a leisurely pace with rest stops.
There's also a rainforest walk, entertainment, children's activities, observation trail and food stalls. Also see Cooroy Mountain and the spectacular Noosa region from the air with helicopter rides at $55 per person.
WHERE: 314 Cooroy Mountain Rd, Cooroy
NOOSA CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL
The Noosa Craft Beer Festival will be a delightful journey of sipping, sampling and tasting some of the 80 beer, craft beers and ciders from over 20 local, national and international brews, as well as amazing food from locally sourced suppliers.
There will be food and craft beer matching discussions and tastings, and an opportunity to meet the brewers, drink their products and decide which is your brew of choice. There are celebrity guests, live entertainment, charity raffles and kids entertainment (face painting, balloon making, jumping castle).
Entry to the Noosa Craft Beer Festival is a gold coin donation - all proceeds from entry will be donated to the PA Breast Cancer Appeal and Sunshine Butterflies.
WHERE: Noosa Reef Hotel, Noosa Drive, Noosa Heads
The Noosa Classic cycling event is the third Gran Fondo from the award-winning team behind the Bowral Classic and the Clare Classic - it's an exciting new road cycling event set in one of Australia’s most beautiful beachside locations. Offering a glorious day of riding through one of Queensland’s most picturesque regions, the Noosa Classic traces a scenic and challenging route over quiet hinterland road
WHERE: Tewantin to Noosa hinterland