Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Nitro Circus Live Is Coming

Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Nitro Circus Live Is Coming

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AN ESTIMATED 15,000 people are set to pour into Stockland Stadium next year when the world renowned Nitro Circus Live show graces the Sunshine Coast.

Fresh from selling out London's O2 Arena, the show consists of 40 extreme athletes performing death defying stunts on motorcycles, BMX bikes and skateboards.

The event is estimated to bring more than $500,000 to the coast with a flow on effect giving a timely boost to local businesses.

Sunshine Coast Division Eight councillor Jason O'Pray said people from as far south as Brisbane were expected to make the trip to the Coast.

aIt's a wonderful thing for the locals but also for people down to Brisbane and up to Gympie and right around the whole surrounding areas,a he said.

aWe're expecting 15,000 people, that's huge for the Sunshine Coast and Stockland Stadium.a

It was an excellent example of the coast's drawing power, Mr O'Pray said, and events like it were just the tip of the iceberg.

aThey're not knocking on the door just yet but they're in the hallway I can tell you,a he said. …

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