Gold Coast Event Calendar

With magnificent beaches, a fantastic climate, a huge range of accommodation and a strong business infrastructure the Gold Coast is a helluva place to hold an event. That's why there's so much happening in this town. Whether you like car races, golfing tournaments, tennis, musicals, surfing or lawn bowls there's guaranteed to be something in the Gold Coast event calendar to suit you. To see what's happening on the Gold Coast this month, browse through the calendar below. You can skip ahead to view events that are held later in the year, and can see a monthly calendar view of events by clicking the Events Calendar View.

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2016 Events


Occurs every week on Wednesday

We have our weekly open mic night hosted by Karl Peters and would like to extend our welcome to new, upcoming, solo singers or anyone with a singing passion. You will be surrounded by an awesome bunch of people that are supportive and eager to hear other people's talents. It's a great little club on the beach at North Kirra and we would love to hav...

2017 Events


3-5 February

Witness the world’s toughest lifesavers battle each other and Mother Nature when the spectacular Summer of Surf Series touches down on Surfers Paradise beach for the epic 2016/17 series final. ...   ... Broadcast globally on Fox Sports from six iconic Australian locations including Newport, Fingal Bay and Surfers Paradise, Summer of Surf...


4 March

Time to drag out the flares, tie dyes and platforms and get down to the 70s Music Fest.  Live bands playing your favorite 70s music plus "Folkwit" music quiz.  Bar and food available.  Family friendly covered venue.  

5 March

Celebrating the wold of Dolls. From Vintage action figures to brand new rare and limited edition toys and dolls. Beautifully crafted one of a kind Reborn Doll artists in artists Alley and on show for the reborn artists Awards. There's something here for everyone to enjoy. Our photo friendly exhibits will have the whole family snapping happy with St...

11 March

Get Lean, Fit and Strong with World Surf League professional, Sally Fitzgibbons as she takes you through the perfect mix of strength, functional and cardio training in a 45 minute workout. Reward yourself post workout with a fresh juice and healthy breakfast or relax in our chill out zone with a free massage.A small donation to secure your place wi...

17-19 March

THE BOAT SHOW WITH SO MUCH MORE ... The annual, not-for-profit Gold Coast International Boat Show & Marine Expo, held from 17 - 19 March 2017 is a three day, family-friendly event for boat lovers and enthusiasts attracting hundreds of major marine brands and exhibitors from across Australia and around the world. ... Staged in Coomera at the Gol...

19 March

ROXY invites you to join in the fun and fitness when #ROXYfitness hits the shores of Rainbow Bay Beach, Coolangatta on March 19th. Join like-minded women for the ultimate girls fitness day out - not to be missed! ... Start the day with your best salut to the sun in a yoga session with the beach as your back drop. Next lace up your sneakers for a sc...


2 April

Are you looking for new ways to grow your business? ... Is a healthy, balanced lifestyle important for you? ... Are you passionate about your personal development? ... With so much information around regarding how to run your business, how to maintain a healthy lifestyle or how to stay connected, it’s hard to know exactly what is best for you...

23 April

The Gold Coast Bulletin Fun Run isn’t just a fun run, it’s a fun run festival that startsand finishes at one of the Gold Coast’s most iconic venues – Cbus Super Stadium. Gold Coast Bulletin Fun Run features five distinct race distances, catering to everyone from the serious half marathon runner, to mums a...


28-30 July

2017 Gold Coast Midyear Caravan, Camping Expo Plus Home & Outdoor Living Ideas ...   ... GOLD COAST – LETS GET EXCITED ! ... A major Gold Coast event combining the highly successful Midyear Caravan and Camping Expo, plus Home and Outdoor Living Ideas. Two events running together, side by side, will ensure a massive event that will at...