The East Coast Originals are a not for profit organisation that facilitate monthly original music events on the beautiful beachside parklands of Queensland.  For the community, by the local community funded through the contribution of those attending and local business support.   The East Coast Originals are a truly unique community experience and have been running for their 20th consecutive year in 2020. 

Get in touch, support your local music and arts scene, be a part of the team or attend an event! 


The Peregian Origials are renowned across the country for being the best beachside monthly music event.  Each second Sunday of the month, for over 20 years, hundreds have filled the beach parklands to celebrate original music locally, nationally and internationally. 


The Peregian Originals are an all ages, shoes optional, good vibes only event that starts at 1pm - 5pm at Peregian Beach Park, Peregian Beach, Sunshine Coast. 

Presented by the Peregian Beach Hotel.


The Scarborough Originals on the Redcliffe Peninsula are held on the 1st Saturday of every month and in three years have developed a strong following of music lovers.  The family friendly event sees hundreds bringing picnic rugs and gazebos to the beach park for an afternoon in the sun with original music and good vibes only.  

Held at 1 - 5pm on the first Saturday of the month at Scarborough Beach Park, Scarborough QLD. 

Presented by MBRIT & BridgeFM


The East Coast Originals are completely funded by your local community.   Meaning that each event is funded through crowd contribution and the generous support of local businesses who see the value of Originals events in their community.  If you would like to be involved, please get in touch.  

Events are run by volunteers and a small core team of crew, we would love your help for an hour, the day or even juset setting up or packing down an event.  If you can help out the crew please let us know!  Each helping hand makes a big difference to bringing original music to the community! 


The Scarborough Originals are held on the 1st Saturday of every month at Scarborough Beach Park, QLD. 

The Peregian Originals are held on the 2nd Sunday of every month at Peregian Beach Park, QLD. 

Both events are 1 - 5pm and are family friendly.  Dogs welcome on leash.


Each event hosts four original artists or bands.  From young and emerging acts to internationally touring bands.  All genres are welcome, please ensure you have a minimum 35 minute set of original music.  To apply to perform at an Originals event fill in the application form!  Ensure you include current links and content as we get a lot of applications!


Get in touch, buy some merch or see you at a gig!