Events CalendarWhat's happening on the Gold Coast?

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 event calendar to suit you. See what's happening on the Gold Coast below!

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23-26 May

Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show

The Southern Hemisphere’s premier marine event is set to unleash its distinctive blend of good times on the Gold Coast from May 23-26. ... Promising to be all thrills over four exciting days, the 2019 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show will bring together 45,000 visitors and 300+ exhibitors, all descending on the spectacular waterfront lo...

31 May - 1 June

Seafire Spectacular Fireworks Competition

Patriotic Gold Coasters be at the ready - Australia’s only international fireworks competition is coming to Surfers Paradise for the sky-high extravaganza SeaFire. ... In celebration of multiculturalism you are invited to pack your picnic blankets, and your country’s flag, and dress in your team’s official colours for a free, fami...

7 June

The Business Owner's Mind

As a business owner do you occasionally experience tough times, times when business is so tough that it starts to bleed into the rest of your life. It impacts family, your social life, everything. But as you have to wear your “business owners mask” to make everything look positive, you can’t share the load with anyone? ... “...

6 July

Community Open Day

To celebrate the opening of our new, state-of-the-art Robina Rise home (Robina, QLD), Japara invites you to attend our community open day in July! ... The brand new home has a unique, sustainable design that will cater to the care needs of 106 residents. Headlining the development is the inclusion of a stunning rooftop area which will feature a gym...

26-28 July

2019 Gold Coast Expo

The annual Gold Coast Expo combines two massive events, The Midyear Caravan and Camping Expo and the Home and Outdoor Living Ideas Show. The combination of these two events means you’ll have the perfect opportunity to view and compare the latest caravans and camper trailers to motorhomes and vehicles, plus home and outdoor living displays, ho...

10 August

Into Me You See - The Secrets of Heart Healing

In every moment of the day and while you sleep, your heart is either opening or you are experiencing some form of closure and tension in your body. ... Opening your heart is the greatest gift you will ever give. ... The feminine in you wants nothing more than to be seen! This means you need the courage to be open and trust, even though you have bee...

Things to do and seeOn the Gold Coast in Queensland

Gold Coast Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attractions

The Gold Coast is a dedicated tourist town so there's plenty of fun stuff to do to keep you occupied! Take a tour of the canals, see the view from Q1, or hand feed some native animals. Check out our list of the best tourist attractions.


Gold Coast Hinterland & Mount Tamborine

Gold Coast Hinterland

Our best-kept secret is the picturesque mountain & rainforest region of the Gold Coast Hinterland. There's plenty of see and do. Take a scenic drive up Mount Tamborine, go on a bushwalk to a waterfall or visit a winery.


Gold Coast Theme Parks - Discount Passes

Theme Parks

Gold Coast theme parks come in all shapes and sizes and whether you like death-defying roller coasters, petting furry animals, or just looking to entertain the kids (and yourself), you've hit the jackpot!


Free Things to Do

Free Things to Do

There's the beach of course, they don't charge you to use that, in fact in most places they don't even charge you to park on the waterfront, but if you're looking for a budget holiday, there's plenty of free stuff to do on the Gold Coast.


Gold Coast Beaches


The Gold Coast has more than 70km of fantastic beaches, and Surfers Paradise is home to the 'best beach in the world'. Getting to a Gold Coast beach is pretty easy - head east and you'll get wet! Read more about the fabulous beaches of the Gold Coast


Gold Coast Sightseeing Cruises

Gold Coast Cruises

Home to over 400km of canals and rivers, the Gold Coast is a boaties paradise! Choose from a wide range of cruise options including dinner cruises, island adventures, whale watching and even jet boating! Book a cruise online and save!


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