Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2016 are fast approaching

Commonwealth Games Approaches As the Gold Coast revs up for the Commonwealth Games in 2018, there’s never been a better time to holiday on our sunny shores. Businesses and councils are busy preparing for the momentous event, bringing a hive of activity to Australia’s most popular tourist destination. Restaurants and cafes are pumping out some […]

Australian Street Entertainment Championships / Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival

This Easter long weekend, Surfers Paradise at the gorgeous Gold Coast will see a drove of clowns, mimes, magicians, jugglers, dancers and performers dazzling crowds during the popular Australian Street Entertainment Championships. Held from March 25 to 28, the event arrives just a month before Blues on Broadbeach rolls into town on May 19, featuring […]

Sand Sculpting Championships – Gold Coast Relay for life

In early 2016 the Gold Coast’s sandy shores will come alive for the Australian Sand Sculpting Championships, featuring a Disney theme which is sure to impress the whole family. One thing’s for sure: The kids will go nuts for this quirky spectator sport! Located a short distance from The Grand Apartments in Labrador (and held […]

Bleach Festival on the Gold Coast

Visit the Gold Coast in early 2016 and you could be lucky enough to explore the region’s largest arts and cultural celebration – Bleach* Festival. The iconic southern Gold Coast event, held in March over three weekends, will feature contemporary live music, outdoor and indoor art exhibitions, various film events, street parties, theatre and heaps […]

Gold Coast Food & Wine Expo – Burleigh Pro

As the weather warms up on the gorgeous Gold Coast, Summer presents the perfect opportunity to escape the daily grind for a spot of sunshine. Alongside the region’s usual array of top-notch leisure and dining venues, theme parks and outdoor adventures, the start of this year brings the Gold Coast Food & Wine Expo and […]

Bonjour French Festival / National Kiteboarding League series / Australian PGA Championship       

Dreaming of escaping the rat race for a spot of rest and relaxation? Check out the sunny Gold Coast! The region features a massive array of activities and entertainment in coming months, alongside our usual world-class attractions – theme parks, dining, leisure, entertainment and sporting options and, of course, pristine surf beaches. Experience French culture […]

Gold Coast Spiritual & Wellbeing Fair / 7th annual Garter Belts & Gasoline Festival / Mahjong at Southport

Whether you’re chasing high-octane thrills, a spiritual journey or simply a relaxed game of Mahjong, you’ll find it all here on the gorgeous Gold Coast over September and October. The Gold Coast Little Light Spiritual & Wellbeing Fair will be held on September 5 and 6, while the 7th annual Garter Belts & Gasoline Nostalgia […]

Gold Coast Folk Festival / Celtic Woman / Gold Coast markets

Keen to escape the winter chill? The sunny Gold Coast offers an appealing escape from the frigid conditions seen across much of Australia and, as a welcome bonus, September brings an array of interesting diversions to the fore. Maybe the Gold Coast Folk Festival’s right up your alley? Or how about the wistful warbling of […]

Pagan Independent Music Festival – Broadbeach Jazz Festival – Seniors Week on the Gold Coast

Its all happening on the Gold Coast in August Pagan Independent Music Festival August 1 and 2, 2015 From Pagan prog rock to the sweet sounds of jazz at Broadbeach, August on the Gold Coast is certainly set to be an eclectic affair. The Pagan Independent Music Festival, one of the region’s emphatically alternative events, […]

Gold Coast Marathon, Go Golfing – Sanctuary Cove 4Ball Challenge – Viva Surfers Paradise

It boasts some of Australia’s best shopping, entertainment and leisure experiences, but that’s not all the gorgeous Gold Coast has to offer. It’s also home to a host of premier events, and this July is certainly no different. Visitors to the region, one of the top holiday destinations internationally, can enjoy the Gold Coast Airport […]