Plans to open drive-in cinema on Sunshine Coast
REMEMBER the nights curled up in the car, parked under the stars watching a blockbuster movie?
Drive-in cinemas are a dying breed in Queensland with the closest available options being in Brisbane or Eumundi's Starry Nights.
One Sunshine Coast business wants the nostalgic drive-in experience to be apart of the framework of the region.
Open Air Movie Nights did 49 outdoor shows last year and now want to "enhance their production" by bringing that slice of cinema folklore to the Coast.
"The idea did come from my childhood, I remember them well," Coast businessman Joel Clement said.
"I remember hoping in the car and propping the speakers up on the window sill. You'd run to the candy store to get popcorn.
"It was a unique night out and really brought families together.
"I was in that era of Ghost Busters and Edward Scissorhands, they're the two that stand out."
Open Air Movie Nights have created a GoFundMe page to make the dream a reality.
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