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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3 July

Screensland 2020

Settle in on the couch for a weekend-long binge-fest celebrating the best Queensland-made content from film festivals across the state this July 3 to 6. The Gold Coast Film Festival initiative brings the best of Queensland cinema to the comfort of your own home, delivering a collection of 11 short films and web series curated by 10 film festivals f...

4 July

Live At The Drive In - GOLD COAST

Live at The Drive In is coming to the GOLD COAST for the first time… Saturday 4th July will see some of Australia’s most incredible Tribute shows perform live on stage while you and your mates enjoy the live experience from the comfort and safety of your own vehicle… Drive In style. ... Experience a phenomenal line up of ac...

24-26 July

2020 Gold Coast Expo

The Gold Coast Expo is the perfect location to view and compare dozens of the latest caravans and camper trailers, plus motorhomes, 4x4's, accessories, gadgets, holidays, tourism information and loads more. ... The Boat Shed is a new feature of the 2020 event, containing a range of watercraft, fishing gear, gadgets and more from local dealers. ......

24-26 July

Groundwater Country Music Festival

If you want to escape the winter and party in Broadbeach, QLD with the superstars of the Australian country music scene, head to Groundwater Country Music Festival this July (24-26, 2020).  Fly or drive and stay in the heart of Broadbeach with the festival right on your doorstep! There are so many sophisticated accommodation options in the pre...

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.

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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.

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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!

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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.

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Gold Coast Beaches

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

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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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