- Friday 20 March 2009
The musical line up for CONVERGE, the Sunshine Coast’s National Youth Week event, has been announced and features seven bands of 21 local musicians aged between 15 and 21.
CONVERGE is a free music and skate event being held on Saturday 28 March, showcasing local youth bands and coinciding with a free youth skate competition at Sunshine Beach Sk8 Park, 6 Giraween Court Sunshine Beach between 12pm and 4pm.
Artists will be on hand to help produce stencil art for skateboards, there will be a BBQ and the Noosa Aquatic Centre next door to the park will be open. The event is for young people and their families and is drug and alcohol free.
The skating competition is open to anyone aged up to 25 years of age and you need to be registered by 11am to enter. Heats include; Best Vert, Best Street, Best Girls, Best Boys, and Best Under 12s.
The musical line up includes; Andrew Redford, Alex Pink Band, The Marsdenlees, The One Two, Fifth Man, Adonis and Vagrant City Scandal.
The bands are all Sunshine Coast based from: Maroochydore, Tewantin, Sunrise Beach, Marcus Beach, Coolum Beach, Marcoola, Noosa, Doonan, Mooloolah, Sippy Downs and Little Mountain.
CONVERGE is a Sunshine Coast Council event for National Youth Week.