Seafood Festival - September
Each year Tin Can Bay welcomes approximately 4,000 seafood lovers to celebrate with an array of delicious seafood. Read more...
Seafood Festival Raffle - September
Leading up to the Seafood Festival, each year a new exciting raffle is drawn to a lucky winner!
Bay to Bay Yacht Race - May
An annual race held for many boat categories starts with a dinner on Friday night then the race day breakfast at the Tin Can Bay Yacht Club before up to 80 yachts head up the Great Sandy Straits. The Saturday night stop is at Gary's Anchorage on Fraser Island before the final race to Hervey Bay Yacht Club for presentations to winners on Sunday.
Dragon Boat Regatta - July
The Tin Can Bay Regatta heralds the start of the Queensland Dragon Boat racing season with this ever popular event. Outgrowing the original venue, the races are now staged at the Tin Can Bay Yacht Club grounds from 8.00am until 3.00pm. 5486 2636
Flower and Craft Show - September
The annual Cooloola Coast Ambulance Flower Show has been held for many years and local gardeners look forward to the big competition where there are great prizes for winning entries. This year there is an added category for Photographers. As well as viewing the huge range of flower and plant entries, display and plant stalls, music, art & craft, a delicious afternoon tea makes this a lovely afternoon. The event is held at the Community Centre at the corner of Tin Can Bay & Cooloola Cove at 1.00pm. Phone 5488 0309
New Year's Eve Carnival - December
Celebrate the New Year on the Tin Can Bay Foreshore - 31st December. Markets from 1pm. Live entertainment from 6pm. Fireworks at 9pm and 10:30pm. Amusement rides, Pony rides and Costume Competition (sign up near the stage). See you there!