Have you been listening to NOOSA FM and wanted to comment on something you've just heard, or maybe text your favourite presenter, or simply request a song?
Well now it's easy. You are able to text real time to any program live. So why not get on board
and be more interactive with NOOSA FM.
NOOSA FM live into studio texting available on:
0451 543 161
Win a Double-Pass to the 21 Summers 2019 finalists live concert at The J. on Sat 3 Aug
plus one of our new NOOSA FM T-Shirts.
Simply enter the 'Draw Perky the Turkey in Action' competition by drawing our 21 Summer's mascot in an activity you might see around Noosa, such as: surfing, bush walking, playing a musical instrument, competing in a sports even, fishing and the list goes on. No restrictions, simply draw Perky doing a Noosa activity and submit your Perky action drawing to us here
at NOOSA FM.
The winner will be announced on our 21 Summers Special program between 2 - 4 pm on Monday 29th July
The competition is now closed and we have a winning entry
Congratulations Peter Harvey from Tewantin.
Two feisty Noosa businesswomen are taking up the challenge of a 30 km Coastrek from Mudjimba Beach to Noosa Woods in support of the Fred Hollows Foundation.
With no previous experience, they've trained hard for 3 months and are very determined to complete the course. Hear how they wll join over 1,000 others (some of whom will have walked 60 km from Currimundi Beach) all finally converging on Noosa Woods on
26 July 2019. Be there and join in!
They popped into NOOSA FM during Debbie Noyek's regular Sunday Easy Street show, to invite our listeners to support them in their quest to support the Fred Hollows Foundation.
Also don't forget to grab your discounted 'Early Turkey' tickets to the live finalist's concert at The J. by booking through
www.thej.com.au/21-summers and using the below promo code for your great ticket price discount.
Discount Promo Code: Turkey
(discount offer ends 26th July)
Haven't entered your song into the 21 Summers 2019 Song Writing Competition yet?
Then why not GO FOR IT!
Join us for the Women 2 Women Business Expo on Wednesday 3rd July 4 pm to 9 pm @ The J.
The free event will feature a diversity of innovative local female led businesses in the arts, services and food industries as well as a fashion show, workshops, wine tasting, prizes to be won and much more. So why not come along to mingle and talk with some of Noosa's top local female entrepreneurs from around the Sunshine Coast.
NOOSA FM is holding another trivia night on Friday, 10 May at The J. on Noosa Drive drive right here at the junction. Come along and join the fun, test your knowledge and win some great prizes.
Arrive at 6:30 pm and the fun kicks off at 7 pm. Make up a table of eight or we are more than happy to organise the table for you. Drinks will also be available at very reasonable prices.
This is a major fundraising event for NOOSA FM so why not come along and support your local community radio station.
Entry: $10 per person.
To register you can contact us on 5447 2233 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yes, once again NOOSA FM will be there to support this year's Cooroy Fusion Festival 2019 with another Outside Broadcast. The annual event is a celebration of local artists, entertainers, artisans, food, community groups and much more is a fun family day out for everyone.
It will be held on Saturday 11th May from 9am – 3pm at the Apex Park, Cooroy Library, Butter Factory Arts Centre, CWA Hall & Cooroy Memorial Hall. It is a fusion of community events combining the annual show of the Noosa District Orchid & Foliage Society and the Lifeline Cooroy Denim Sale as well as the Entertainment Tent, free rides for kids, community group stalls and sensational food & market stalls.
Cooroy Library houses classes, presentations and demonstrations all day ranging from Tai-Chi for the young at heart to Lego for the kids plus a great literary component with a book sale and authors signings. The Butter Factory Arts Centre also houses workshops and exhibitions.
The Cooroy Fusion Festival really does have something for everyone so make sure you save the date for a great family day out. We look forward to seeing you there and why pop over to the NOOSA FM tent and say hi!
It’s Noosa Chorale’s Silver Anniversary Year and they are celebrating by presenting 185 singers and orchestral musicians in a spectacular gala performance of Giuseppe Verdi’s masterpiece, the Requiem Mass. And NOOSA FM will be there to broadcast this unique and exciting event live on Sunday, 26 May 2019.
Four outstanding opera soloists, tenor Andrew Pryor, baritone Jeffrey Black, soprano Judit Molnar and mezzo soprano Melissa Gregory, the 50-piece Requiem Orchestra and 130 singers from Noosa Chorale and the Sunshine Coast Choral Society will present this musical marvel by Verdi, best known for his wonderful operas like Aida and La Traviata.
Conductor Adrian King says, “Blazing trumpets, thunderous drums and grand, moving choruses…! This will be a memorable afternoon.”
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NOOSA FM would to congratulate and thank all our presenters, volunteers and helpers who gave their time over the weekend Pomona Music Festival. Well done everybody and what a fabulous three days of live broadcast broadcasting.
Also a big thanks to all the musicians for their fabulous performance on the stages of The Majestic Theatre, Pomona.
And of course a big thank you to Majestic Theatre for bringing the Pomona Music Festival and events to the Noosa Hinterland and to our NOOSA FM listeners. The Majestic Theatre is one of our loyal Community Subscribers.
Check out NOOSA FM presenter, Chris Lofven's brief video of some of the festival events.
Photos courtesy: Alice of Animalice Photography
Video courtesy: Chris Lofven
Pomona Arts Inc with funding assistance from Noosa Council is proud to present for the 2nd year running, The Pomona Music Festival. As part of the festival The Majestic Theatre will come alive with 18 fantastic live musical acts over 3 days. From 12 noon Friday April 26th to 8pm Sunday April 28th. The theatre will be oozing with an amazing eclectic mix of musical acts, workshops, arts, culture and anything in-between. Don’t miss out as limited tickets are available. $80 / $60 concession or $200 for a family ticket for 2 adults & 2 children for a weekend pass.
Plenty of free entertainment all around Pomona town centre. Pomona Country Markets in Stan Topper Park from 7am to 12 noon with entertainment with the Noosa Concert Band live at the chalkboard from 9am -10am and The Great Busk Off. Register 9.30am at the board. Acts from 10am - 12noon. Fantastic prizes to be had so don’t miss out.
Pomona Railway Gallery will be open all weekend with an Art Market on Saturday morning. Food beverages and entertainment at the gallery all weekend.
The fun starts Friday, April 26, 2019 12:00 noon and runs for 3 days through to Sunday April 28, finishing up at 8:00 pm.
Majestic Theatre Pomona - 3 Factory Street, Pomona
An enthusiastic crew of NOOSA FM sausage sizzlers outside Dan Murphy's in Noosaville helping to raise funds towards acquiring new and updated equipment for Noosa's local radio station. Of course the aim is to continue improving our broadcast quality throughout the Noosa Shire.
Keep an eye on NOOSA FM's web site for more exciting events coming your way...
FUND RAISER SAUSAGE SIZZLE at Dan Murphy's, Noosaville.
Come and enjoy the tastiest sausages in town while supporting your community radio, NOOSA FM. You won't be able to miss us, we'll be under the bright red tent with the yummy smells wafting about.
So pop over for a sausage sanga and meet a few of our NOOSA FM presenters and volunteers.
Saturday 23rd Feb, 2019 :: 9 am - 3 pm
See you there...
FIND OUT ABOUT TINY HOUSES AND ECO VILLAGES
Come along and join NOOSA FM's free Outside Broadcast in front of Noosa Community Radio on Saturday 2 March and hear some great music along with a selection of interviews on how this type of affordable, environmentally friendly tiny mobile housing of the future can overcome community isolation and disconnection and be the key to building Eco Villages to transition our way of living to a more meaningful, sustainable, regenerative and effective way to live in the future.
The ticketed Seminar next door at The J will feature Two Days of Workshops, Demonstrations, Stalls, Vegan Food and more with a greater focus on each topic on the respective days.
Family & Vegan friendly, drug and alcohol free event, please bring own water bottle. Water will not be sold in plastic bottles at this event so we encourage people to bring their own fillable water containers for free refills from MultiGen’s Atmospheric Water Generators and the Unity Water Truck.
SEMINAR KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
SANDY BOLTON MP // State Member for Noosa, Queensland Parliament
DR BRIAN STOCKWELL // Councillor for Noosa Shire
BRYCE LANGSTON // Living Big In A Tiny House - NZ YouTube Celebrity
BEN O'CALLAGAN // The Ecovillage at Currumbin - Smart Urban Villages
MORAG GAMBLE // Crystal Waters Eco Village - Permaculture Education Institute
TIM BURNS // Master of Ceremonies (NZ)
WHERE & WHEN:
Place: The J Noosa - 60 Noosa Drive, Noosa Heads, QLD
Dates/Times: Friday 1 March 9 am - 4 pm 'ECO VILLAGES'
Saturday 2 March 9 am - 5 pm 'TINY HOUSES' and the NOOSA FM Outside Broadcast
*For your 25% discount when booking your ticket, use this promotional code: NoosaFM
*For your 25% discount when booking your ticket, use this promotional code: NoosaFM
On-air forum Thursday 26 February - Ultra Culcha with Alfalfa: 9 am - 12 pm
Alison Hadfield (Alfalfa) along with Sibylle Reisch (NFM President) will be hosting discussions about the increasingly popular concept of Tiny House life styles and Eco Villages with MP Sandy Bolton, Councillor Brian Stockwelland and Tiny Houses CEO Jimmy Hirst as well as touching on local by-laws, council requirements and local government support.
If you would like to submitted question(s) for consideration in the discussion, please submit these to the station through email@example.com or alternatively through Facebook.
Please submit your question(s) through either option before 12 pm, Wednesday 20th February.
A dedicated team of NOOSA FM volunteers started arriving early to set up for another Outside Broadcast for Noosa's annual Australia Day celebrations at the Lion’s Park on the banks of the wonderful iconic Noosa River. With clear blue skies and a welcome sea breeze the stage was set for a special day.
There was a great variety of food from the various cultures as well as classic Aussie fare to be enjoyed to the backing of a constant flow of live music and activities from the stage and around the park to keep everyone entertained throughout the day.
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