November 19, 2011 ·
Get your family in the Christmas spirit and head along to the Tin Can Bay Christmas Carols. This year they are being held at the Tin Can Bay School, enjoy a delicious sausage sizzle from 5pm followed by carols at 6pm.
December 10th Rainbow Beach Christmas Parade and Carols by Candlelight
The whole town joins in for the annual event:
midday: Markets Open
4.00pm: Lions Christmas Parade – competition is fierce for the best float, free for not for profits to enter (kids decorate their bikes and join in)
6.00pm: Carols and Beer tent on the headland overlooking Fraser Island to Double Island Point
Last year Santa arrived for the kids, our local school choir sang, bring a chair or blanket for a fun family day and night.
Christmas Eve at Rainbow Beach Sports Club
Santa again makes an appearance for all the kids – visitors and locals at 6pm. Children bag some lollies and then enjoy Christmas songs and festivities. Stay for a relaxed meal on the deck surrounded by yuletide goodwill. All ages will enjoy the night.
Christmas Buffet Lunch is on a Snappers on the Marina and even a taxi available to run your group of up to 10 over to Tin Can Bay and back. Long mouthwatering courses are on offer. Book early if you are keen. Other options available in Gympie and Hervey Bay. Call us (07 54863500) or email for menus and prices.
December 26-31 Tin Can Bay Foreshore Carnival
Come and enjoy the daily fun with family entertainment and amusements along the Tin Can Bay foreshore each evening, beginning on Boxing Day continuing until New Year’s Eve. There will be markets, music, food and drink stalls plus face painting, jumping castle, merry-go-round and more. Celebrate with live music on stage from 5 – 9 pm and on New Years Eve a top band will rock from 6pm followed by fireworks at 9pm and midnight.
New Years Eve in Rainbow Beach
Sports Club – DJ from 8pm until 2am. Meals available in the restaurant and at the bar.
Pub – Live music with the upstairs bar open. No cover charge, no need to book. Bistro open as normal.
We’ll update this list as we find out more! Please call Rainbow Getaway if you have an event you wish to add.