Sunshine Coast PLA Award Winners Day

Sunshine Coast PLA Award Winners Day

Presentations and bus tours of the Best of Sunshine Coast Parks and Leisure Award Winners

Posted on 06.03.2019

Join the PLAQ on Wednesday 13th March 2019 for presentations and bus tours of the Best of Sunshine Coast Parks and Leisure Award Winners.

Date 13 March 2019
Time 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Venue Sunshine Coast Council – Coonowrin Room, Level 3, 1 Omrah Ave, Caloundra


9.15am Welcome & overview of the day

9.30 am Sunshine Coast Vision and the importance of integrated strategic planning to achieve open space outcomes on the ground

10.00am Morning Tea

10.15am Award categories overview and tips on making a great nomination (PLA QLD)

10.30am Overview of the Sunshine Coast Landscape Infrastructure Manual

10.45am Overview of the Street Tree Master Plan

11.00am Healthy Sunshine Coast Program

11.15am Overview of Maroochy Beach Gymnastics Facility

11.45-3.45pm Bus tour including lunch and stops at award winning parks and facilities:

  • Pioneer Park, Landsborough
  • Maroochy Gymnastics
  • Alexandra Headland Skate Park
  • Coastal Pathway
  • Lake Kawana
  • Sunshine Coast Stadium


  • Preparers and submitters of Awards nominations
  • Parks, open space, sport and recreation, community club facility operators, public place designers, Landscape Architects, Playground/Gym planners, suppliers and installers, actually anyone with a vague connection or slight interest in the industry should be attending to get an inside view of the super successful Sunshine Coast.


For all enquiries please contact Tracy Barkham on 0481 337 527 or




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