Cotton Tree

Located right next door to trendy, bustling Maroochydore on the Sunshine Coast, Cotton Tree is fringed by the sandy banks of the Maroochy River to the north and the white silica beaches of the blue Pacific Ocean to the west.

Surrounded by so much clean, pristine water, it’s only natural that Cotton Tree is home to an impressive range of watersport activities. Hire a boat and head to Pincushion Island at the mouth of the river. This tall sand and rock formation is famous with the locals for its fishing and confounds visitors as it appears to move position with the changing tide.

The walk from Cotton Tree to Alexandra Headland takes in glorious, sweeping ocean views and along the way you’ll find idyllic spots to picnic and breathe in the fresh ocean air.

On the weekends, Cotton Tree comes alive with Sunday markets and a thriving al fresco cafe scene. Browse through the stalls and sample some of the fresh local produce on offer. For funky fashion boutiques or stylish homewares head to trendy Duporth Avenue and shop til you drop!

Soaking up the tranquil river views over a long lazy lunch in one of the many fine riverfront restaurants completes a perfect day at beautiful Cotton Tree.

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Maryborough City Heart Markets

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
Weekly from 25 January 2018
Every Thursday, Maryborough's city centre undergoes an amazing transformation into a colourful outdoor heritage bazaar. Wander around over 120 stalls with an amazing array of farm fresh produce and unique wares.

Night Horse Ride and Dinner

Susan River, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$35 - 130
Monthly from 27 January 2018
Experience their award winning trail ride in the late afternoon. Upon arrival at the river you will be served piping hot soup and garlic bread beside the bonfire* before returning to the Homestead by the light of the moon or stars where a two course barbecue meal will reward your taste buds in their dining room or alfresco area.

Gatakers by Night

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
Monthly from 3 February 2018
Enjoy live music, delicious food and the best of local art and culture in the magical ambience of Gatakers by Night. Settle in with a table for two or a group of friends, or bring your own folding chairs or picnic rug.

Sunday Riverside

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
Monthly from 4 February 2018
Relax by the river and take in the sounds of free live music. This free, laid back afternoon by the river includes giant lawn games and family-friendly, fun activities. Wood-fired pizzas, coffee and drinks service.

Anh Do: The Happiest Refugee (Maryborough)

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$54.90 - 59.90
15 February 2018
Anh Do travelled to Australia in 1980 on an eight metre fishing boat with 47 other Vietnamese refugees. Sick with dehydration and one person already dead, the journey was the first of many struggles for a young Do, who overcame all manner of difficulties throughout his life to become a lawyer and, in 2008, Australia’s Comedian of the Year.

Anh Do - The Happiest Refugee Live

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$54.90 - 59.90
15 February 2018
Comedian Anh Do brings his best-selling memoir, The Happiest Refugee, to life in a ground-breaking stand-up show. Performing at Brolga Theatre for one night only in February, this moving, inspirational and unforgettable theatre experience combines humour, real life stories, photos and filmed pieces to retell Do’s amazing story.

Follies

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$10 - 25
20 February 2018
New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.

Morning Melodies - Bobby Bruce

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$13 - 15
22 February 2018
For almost two decades, Canadian singer Bobby Bruce has been astonishing and amazing packed houses throughout America, Canada, Europe, New Zealand and Asia with his passionate, exhilarating and vocally brilliant salute to music legend, Neil Diamond.

AC DC The Story

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$55 - 65
2 March 2018
A concert and biography of the worlds biggest Rock n Roll band AC DC. Featuring video screens, cannons, bells and bagpipes. Selected tracks off every studio album this legendary band produced. Performed by ACCA DACCA - the only AC DC Show endorsed by AC DC.

The Ultimate Eagles Experience and Johnny Cash Tribute

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$50 - 55
3 March 2018
The Ultimate Eagles Experience is a tribute show that delivers a captivating live concert recreating the synonymous country rock sound of the Eagles. Performing all the classic Eagles hits including ‘Desperado’, ‘Take It Easy’, ‘New Kid In Town’, ‘Take It To The Limits’, ‘Heartache Tonight’ and the legendary ‘Hotel California’, amongst many more with a mix of solo hits of members Don Henley, Joe Walsh and the late Glenn Frey.
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