2012 Gold Coast Show

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2012 Gold Coast Show

2012 Gold Coast Show

Event Description

The largest Community event held on the Gold Coast – the Annual Gold Coast Show celebrating its 106th Show in 2012. From the moment you enter the Gold Coast Show there will be no shortage of Entertainment – and best of all most of it is part of your Show ticket admission.

The Gold Coast Show is held at Parklands Showgrounds, corner Smith Street and Parklands Drive Southport. Showcasing the Gold Coast is also about people, lifestyle, art, education, sports, hobbies, interests and innovation and the Gold Coast Show provides an excellent programme that encompasses all this:

  • Animal Nursery & Poultry
  • Dog Show
  • Evening Entertainment
  • Food Fantastic
  • FREE Circus
  • Goat Competitions
  • Fireworks Display
  • Horse Events – Showjumping
  • Homecraft Competition & Displays
  • Homeshow Displays &Trade Exhibits
  • Motorsports Exhibits
  • School Displays & Competitions
  • Showbags, Sideshows & Rides
  • Stage Shows & Roving Entertainment
  • Vintage Cars
  • Visual Arts Competition
  • Woodchopping Championships
Locals in the Gold Coast Region will enjoy a public holiday this Friday 31st August so come on down and enjoy a great family day out!

Event Details

Date: 31 August - 2 September 2012

Location

Parklands Showgrounds
Cnr Gold Coast Highway & TE Peters Drive
Broadbeach, 4218
QLD


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