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Head To The Beach And Go CocoNUTS

Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 9th, as the Sarina Beach Coconut Festival returns for its 5th edition. This free and family-friendly event promises a day filled with excitement, entertainment, and a celebration of all things coconut.

The festival's main focus is on the serene coastline, adorned with an abundance of coconut trees, attracting visitors from all around the region. This year's event is bigger and better than ever, featuring international kite flyers, captivating entertainment, market stalls, and a wide variety of food options to indulge in.

As you stroll through the festival, you'll find numerous activities to keep the whole family engaged. Children can enjoy free train rides, face painting, a petting zoo, and jumping castles. Local singers will entertain the crowds, adding to the festive atmosphere.

The Sarina Beach Coconut Festival aims to create a relaxing environment where families can spend the entire day together. Moreover, all funds raised during the festival will support the Sarina Beach Progress Association, contributing to future community projects.

Thanks to the generous support of various sponsors, this event promises to be a huge success. However, there's still room for more sponsors to join in. If you wish to lend a hand, you can contact Roy at 0407745140.

The festival will offer a range of coconut-related activities, including palm weaving, de-nutting and de-husking fresh coconuts, and a tropical market for local produce shopping. Keep your eyes peeled, as you might even catch a glimpse of humpback whales on their annual migration.

The Sarina Beach Coconut Festival guarantees to cater to everyone's tastes and interests, promising a memorable experience for visitors of all ages. As you join in the fun, take in the beauty of one of Queensland's most stunning beaches.

What: Sarina Beach Coconut Festival

Where: Sarina Beach

When: Saturday September 9, 1pm – 6pm

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