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Entertainment announcement – Wishlist Jazz & Wine Festival

A Brisbane-based jazz musician will be part of the entertainment line-up for the 2018 Wishlist Jazz & Wine Festival which kicks off in Gympie on August 4. The Shannon Marshall Hammond Combo will venture to Gunabul Homestead to entertain festival-goers as part of the fundraising event to benefit Gympie Hospital patients. Wishlist Fundraising and Events…

5 reasons you should be at Aussie World this Saturday

It is just five more sleeps until the Wishlist Rock N Rides event. Here are five reasons why you should be at Aussie World this Saturday night for all the fun. It’s HALF-PRICE tickets – $20 each. The full ticket price goes directly to Wishlist, thanks to our friends at Aussie World. This event is…

Rock N’ Rides ticket release

Join us for an action packed night for the whole family! Jump on the rides at Aussie World then rock out to the 80s at Rock The District 2018 LIVE at The Shed! THE DETAILS: WHEN: Saturday 21 July WHERE: Aussie World AUSSIE WORLD FUN PARK: 5:30pm – 8:30pm ROCK THE DISTRICT 2018: Live at…

Brave Bella’s journey – GM5FK

This month beautiful Bella turned five, but it hasn’t been an easy road for the resilient Sunshine Coast youngster. Bella was born with a rare genetic disorder called 22q11.2 deletion syndrome which means Bella is missing a piece of a chromosome. “Being our fourth baby, my husband and I knew from birth something wasn’t right,”…

Isabella’s update

We checked in with Isabella and her mum Jos today and found out Isabella had been admitted to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital once again earlier this week. Buderim youngster Isabella was born with a rare disease and has endured 53 surgeries since birth. The family recently found out Isabella might have some neurological issues…

TICKETS RELEASED FOR JAZZ & WINE FESTIVAL

Tickets to one of the best festivals in Gympie are now on sale. The third annual Wishlist Jazz and Wine Festival will take place on the lawns of picturesque Gunabul Homestead on Saturday, August 4 featuring live entertainment, gourmet food and wine. Wishlist Events and Fundraising Manager Lisa Wilson said tickets were selling faster than…

Wishlist turns 20

Wishlist celebrated its 20th anniversary yesterday with cake, volunteers, doctors and nurses at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital. Wishlist CEO Lisa Rowe said the milestone was only thanks to the incredible Sunshine Coast community who have supported the local charity for the past two decades. “Thanks to the incredible community of which we serve, and…

Fun Run raises the bar

The inaugural Wishlist Fun Run on April 22 has raised a phenomenal $25,465. Almost 400 Sunshine Coast locals strapped on their sneakers at Lake Kawana to raise funds for Wishlist as part of the 20 year anniversary. We are pleased to announce the funds will go towards funding additional ground-breaking research projects, purchase vital medical…

Fun Run Event Information

The inaugural Wishlist Fun Run will kick off this Sunday, April 22, at Lake Kawana. Here is everything you need to know… REGISTRATION: Registration opens at 6am – you must be registered by 7am. The 5km walkers and runners will take off at 7.30am, and the 10km runners will be on the track at 8.15am.…

BILLY SLATER’S BUDDIES JOIN THE WISHLIST FUN RUN

Youngsters on the Sunshine Coast will be put through their paces at the Wishlist Fun Run next Sunday following Billy’s Buddies jumping onboard for the epic fundraising event. The non-contact ball skills program for two to six-year-olds started on the Sunshine Coast last year and will officially launch on the Coast with rugby league legend…