SCCA News & Events

SCCA will be hosting its annual general meeting on Monday 4th November at 5.30pm at the MET, Maroochydore. All of the volunteer positions on our Management Committee are open and this is the list of nominees....

The Sunshine Coast Creative Alliance is calling all members for the 11th Annual General Meeting to be held on Monday 4th of November 2019....

SCCA will be hosting its annual general meeting on Monday 4th November at 5.30pm (venue tbc). We will open up all of the volunteer positions on our Management Committee, which consists of 4 executive positions and 6 portfolio positions. The positions are supported by our Executive Officer (EO), our stakeholder partners and our members. ...

We have decided to cancel the PechaKucha Vol.30 at the Peregian Digital Hub. Although we had interest from some amazing creatives, it turned out that many were either double booked or simply couldn’t fit it in due to being actively engaged in their creative projects. We take it as a great reason to be cheerful!...

The Refinery is a ten-week creative incubator program designed to transform ideas into sustainable businesses. The Refinery is a learning platform made for creative people and designed to refine, develop,......

A new extensive youth dance work fusing dance and text under the stars! 2 SHOWS ONLY!! AUGUST 17...

The Sunshine Coast Creative Alliance Is calling for presenters for a milestone PKN 30! 'Creative Bytes'. Celebrating the digital and material / artistic / experimental / social / political / absurd bits and bytes! Peregian Beach Digital Hub, Wednesday 24 July ...

Sunshine Coast PechaKucha Night #29 - Transform - Work, lives, identities, realities! Sharing stories about the ways people transform or have been transformed through creativity, using the signature PechaKucha Night format of 20 slides X 20 seconds each. 18th of June! Get your tix now....

Our autumn Juice & Jam Breakfast ‘Art & Activism’ happened at Peppers Noosa in 8th of May 2019. It was spine-tingling good. Here are the recordings of this spectacular and......

Arts Breakfast at Peppers, Noosa on 8.May.2019, 7:15am - 9:30am. This breakfast will examine the role arts practice, provocation and iconoclasm can play in social change. We are looking forward to hear some outstanding activist / artists speak including Casey Jenkins, Anisa Nandaula and Tammy Brennan....

Creative Arts, Sunshine Coast Council is seeking expressions of interest from visual artists for a new entrance statement in Beerburrum. Artists should demonstrate mural skills and previous experience working with communities including first nations peoples. We encourage individual artists and collectives to submit.......

Not-for-profit community groups needing funding for a project, event or activity can apply for a grant of up to $2000 through the Sunshine Coast Council’s Minor Community Grants Program. Community Portfolio......

Connect, network, listen and learn at this two day event of celebration and education for the Sunshine Coast Music Industry. The Turn Up Crew look forward to seeing you in October 2019....

On 20 February 2019 The Refinery launched. The Refinery is a testing ground and training platform that joins the dots between creativity and business, with access to mentors and a network of......

Stories about overcoming fears / being brave to do what you believe in / the courage to create The Sunshine Coast Creative Alliance is holding another epic PechaKucha night for......

Co-Create Caloundra is hosting a 'pop-up' exhibition called 'Around and Over the Headland' featuring work by Moffat Beach plein-air artist Helen Kershaw

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Grab a like minded mate, come along and enjoy a morning of motivating, energetic opportunity. Make space in your busy Calendar for our next Juice & Jam Arts Breakfast on November 1st at Peppers Resort Noosa, around the theme ‘Creative Incubation’....

2 days of intensive masterclasses presented by world-leading experts, artists/creatives who will demonstrate the inspirational storytelling potential of immersive technologies.

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Rockestra is a twelve-piece super group playing the songs you love from your fave mixtape of the 70's and 80's and they're are back by popular demand!

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We have created a new company - the 'Creative Alliance' - which has been awarded a 3-year contract by Arts Queensland to deliver regional arts services to the SEQ North Region

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Our one day workshops will engage you in the technical and creative aspects of songwriting.


Melissa and her team will explore lyric writing, structure, chord choice, how to unblock, collaborate with others and record your songs.

Get unblocked, inspired and get writing.

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2018 brings the Sunshine Coast music community together again for the fifth year in a row for the Turn Up Sunshine Coast Music Industry Conference happening at The Playhouse at Solbar, Maroochydore on Thursday 18 October.

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Get set for Caloundra Music Festival to take over the beachside town again this September/October long weekend. Bringing back some beloved favourites and a bunch of new ones we will no doubt grow to love.

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Maleny-based theatre group called ‘Musical Theatre Australia’ are looking for some actor/singers for their November production of ‘A Girl’s Guide to World War’.

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With the launch of the newly created Creative Arts Alliance we are now looking to build an amazing team to help it become a success. Submit your expression of interest today.

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Incredible opportunity to work with award-winning UK slam poet Joelle Taylor as part of The Bunker Spoken Word Series presented by Peripheral Arts and Writers Republic.

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Come along to our Big Arts Coast Juice & Jam Winter Breakfast on Thursday August 30 at Pier 33, Mooloolaba.

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Some exciting announcements from The Creative Alliance in coming weeks!

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Fragments of the Sublime is the latest exhibition by internationally renowned ceramicist Johanna De Maine.
The official opening by Caloundra Regional Gallery curator Hamish Sawyer will take place at 3.00pm on Saturday August 11.
The exhibition runs from August 4 to 26, 2018 Gallery open Tuesday to Sunday 10.00am to 5.00pm

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Australia’s most awarded, best loved and longest running contemporary a capella vocal group. This multi-ARIA Award-winning ensemble will astound and move you with their incredible arrangements, flawless harmonies and dry, Aussie sense of humour.

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The Queensland Premiere Performance of this Pulitzer Prize nominated drama by Jordan Harrison and directed by Mitchell Butel, with a stellar cast including Maggie Dence and Richard Sydenham.

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Multi-platinum selling and four-time ARIA award-winning singer and songwriter Katie Noonan brings to NOOSA alive! her trio Elixir, a string quartet and Australia's "poet laureate" Michael Leunig. The concert will feature the new "Gratitude and Grief" collaboration between Elixir and Leunig, showcasing a unique combination of spoken word poetry, angelic vocals and sublime improvisation.

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Ten Incredible days and nights in one of the best festival locations imaginable! Presenting the Best of the Best in terms of artists, performers, authors, visual arts, film, food and fun! The 2018 festival promises something for all ages, tastes and price ranges. Once again Noosa will come alive! July 20 to 29, 2018.

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Looking for a regular jaunt to satisfy your craving for art? Follow the Sunshine Coast Art Gallery Trail for an ever-changing and refreshing offer of high-quality arts. Enough to satisfy the most curious and addicted art-lovers!

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IF you love the power of words and music then the second annual official Sunshine Coast Poetry Slam Championships on Thursday, August 9 at The J Theatre Noosa are a must....

Nationally recognised composer/guitarist Andrew Veivers will do a one-night-only special performance at Caloundra Regional Gallery. (Photo credit: Trevor Worden)

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Applications are now open for the Sunshine Coast Business Awards. Check out the Creative Industries category as well!

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The Turn Up Sunshine Coast Music Industry Conference is growing from strength to strength with a dynamic list of speakers and performers for the 2018 edition!

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Experience the Creative Soul of the Sunshine Coast...

Over 10 arts-fuelled days across the Sunshine Coast, Horizon collaborates to deliver events in performance, visual art, music, comedy, theatre, dance and immersive technologies. Horizon Festival - connecting, disrupting and delighting through arts, culture and creativity.

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The Creative Alliance - Sunshine Coast is pleased to partner with Noosa Regional Gallery forPKN#26Diversity”,our next Pecha Kucha Night onTuesday 31 July.

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Recently created to address the burgeoning need for a viable film, television and screen-based media industry, the Sunshine Coast Screen Collective (SCSC) is poised to launch its recently created website and directory. Headed by a group of industry professionals, the SCSC sees incredible potential for the region’s creatives to join forces and build a powerful coalition of screen industry talent.

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A World Premiere concert starring Blake Bowden, accompanied by a nine piece band. Breathing new life - injectinginto timeless songs with inventive interpretations and contemporary passion, Straight From The Hart revives Lorenz Hart's vast archive of hits, including "Blue Moon", "My Funny Valentine", "The Lady Is a Tramp" and "With a Song in my Heart".

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