Cooroy Fusion Festival 2018
- When: Saturday 12 May 2018
- Where: Mill Place precinct, Cooroy Library, Butter Factory Arts Centre, Cooroy
- Time: 9.30am – 3pm
- Price: Free entry
- Website: www.cooroyfusionfestival.com.au
The annual Cooroy Fusion Festival is a celebration of artists, entertainers, artisans, food, community groups and much more in the Noosa hinterland town
The Cooroy Bendigo Bank Entertainment Tent has live music all day, there are free rides for the kids, food and market stalls showcasing local produce and artwork.
Cooroy Library activities include Lego challenge, animal farm, face painting, bubble art, book sale, stories and songs with puppets by author Emma Middleton, and activities in the new Makerspace.
The Butter Factory Arts Centre also houses workshops and exhibitions. The annual Noosa Orchid Society Mothers Day Show and The Cooroora Woodworkers shows are also open.
Noosa District High School kicks off the entertainment on the main stage including an extract from this year's musical, Mary Poppins. Following them will be the Greenwood Grove Geckoes Wildlife Experience and then Brent Miller with his Welcome to Country. Also see X Factor contestants The Dennis Sisters, Sambazzy, Annie J & Fusion and Miss Leading. Body painting models will be on stage with the winning photos from the Australian Body Art Festival Photographic Competition Exhibition.
Other activities are the Cooroy Supa IGA Tastes of the Hinterland Marquee; Wythes Real Estate Photo Booth & Mother’s Day Card Making; Raine & Horne Climbing Wall & Bungy Trampolines; Tourism Noosa Sand Sculpture; Cooroy RSL Pickled Possum Bar; displays at Cooroora Woodworkers, Cooroy Camphor Laurel, Noosa Orchid Society and the Butter Factory Arts Centre; plus market stalls and many other free activities like rides, face painting and entertainment.