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The Events Centre has a Covid Safe Venue Guide in place to ensure the safety of our patrons when attending events at the venue. Make sure you familiarise yourself with the Covid Safe Guide and Conditions of Entry prior to attending an event.

About Us

Be entertained by the kaleidoscope of concerts, music, dance, plays and shows for all ages. The Events Centre, Caloundra is the Sunshine Coast’s premier performing arts and conference centre. Bring your event to life in our diverse conference spaces.

The Events Centre is one of the largest function centres on the Coast with dining, high tech staging and equipment for large and small dinners, awards nights, conferences, theatre and special events. The venue has two theatres and dining spaces for over 1,000 patrons.

Venue Information

Based on the beautiful Sunshine Coast, just one hour north of Brisbane, find us located near beautiful Kings Beach and the famous Bulcock Street.

What’s On – Upcoming Shows

  • Fri 2 Aug
Wakakirri 2024
  • Sat 3 Aug
Arj Barker | The Mind Field
  • Sun 4 Aug
Seven Drunken Nights


The Nutcracker


Book tickets
$120.00 A Reserve Adult
$100.00 A Reserve Concession (ID Required)
$100.00 A Reserve Child (2-12years)
$90.00 B Reserve Adult
$80.00 B Reserve Concession (ID Required)
$80.00 B Reserve Child (2-12years)
$60.00 A Reserve/B Reserve Group 8+

Contact the Box Office on (07) 5491 4240 for large group bookings or other enquiries.

Accessibility Requirements | Click ‘Book Tickets’ above to book wheelchairs, easy access and companion card tickets. For other enquiries click here for assistance

No refunds/exchanges – learn more

Following its sold-out 2023 Season, Big Live in association with United Airlines proudly returns for The Nutcracker.

Experience the magic of The Nutcracker as young Clara embarks on a Christmas Eve journey with her Nutcracker Prince. From the Land of Snow to the Kingdom of Sweets, witness dazzling dances and enchanting characters set to Tchaikovsky’s iconic melodies.

Join Clara’s courageous quest, adorned with stunning costumes and intricate sets. Indulge in Spanish chocolate, Arabian coffee, Chinese tea, and Russian candy canes, all while embracing the holiday spirit.

The Nutcracker is a timeless spectacle that captivates audiences with its tradition and charm, promising to leave hearts warmed and imaginations ignited.