Woodford Folk Festival 2017/18!

The internationally renowned Woodford Folk Festival is held from 27 December through to New Year’s day. The festival site is Woodfordia, in a lush, picturesque valley framed by the Glasshouse Mountains, about 30 minutes drive south-west from Maleny, or an hour south of Noosa, or about an hour and a half from Brisbane. This year,…

Visiting Maleny in November?

Great idea! There are some fabulous events in Maleny and surrounding areas to whet your appetite for the busy festive season and the sizzle of summer! First up, ease into Christmas shopping at the Maleny Arts and Crafts Group Christmas fair. Held over Friday 24 to Sunday 26 November in the Maleny Community Centre in…

Hinterland Sunshine Coast Market Guide

There’s a market on somewhere in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland region on any given weekend, selling fresh locally grown and made produce, plants and crafts. Here is a selection of our favourite weekend markets, farmers markets, country and community markets in the area. Information last updated: 30 Sept 2017. Weekly markets Maleny Arts Crafts and…

Enjoy Winter in Maleny

It may be misty, which just adds to the magic! Coming up soon is the June Soltice – the signal to celebrate winter, the day with the least daylight hours. How about joining the festivities at the Crystal Waters Winter Soltice Party? From 5pm on June 21 to 6am on June 22, Crystal Waters Eco…

Music to your ears – May in Maleny

You may associate Maleny with art, crafts, cafes, cows and and idyllic rural scenes but how about music? The Maleny Music Festival is held in early September and tickets for the 2017 Program will be on sale soon. But music lovers don’t have to wait until September! Catch The Balkanics at RSL Maleny, Saturday May…