Bleach* Surfing the Fringe

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Bleach* Surfing the Fringe

Bleach* Surfing the Fringe

Event Description

The Gold Coast’s premiere and inaugural Surf Culture Festival will celebrate artistic expression and creativity inspired by surf and beach culture via an eclectic mix of pop up art installations, photography exhibitions, film screenings music, food, theatre and fashion events all targeted to represent the surf lifestyle. Bleach* will descend on the spectacular beaches, foreshores and major venues unique to the Southern Gold Coast from 11- 26 February, 2012

An initiative of Connecting Southern Gold Coast, Bleach* will showcase the work of over thirty local and international artists, including celebrated designer, artist and photographer Claudio Kirac, photographers Ted Grambeau, Shelli Bankier, Peter Joli Wilson Trent Mitchell and Sean Scott, and author Tim Baker, with more to be announced.

Bleach* Music Programming:

  • 10 Feb    Paper Kites, Sound Lounge Currumbin, from $12 + BF
  • 11 Feb    Bleach* Street – King Tide, Band of Frequencies, The Lamplights + Guests, Tomewin St Currumbin, FREE
  • 11 Feb     Bleach* Opening Party – Goons of Doom, Never Land Coolangatta, Door $15
  • 12 Feb     Travelling Music Truck, FREE
  • 12 Feb     Elephant Rock Sunday Session – Band of Frequencies, Elephant Rock Café Currumbin, pre-book $35
  • 17 Feb     Tijuana Cartel, Sound Lounge Currumbin, from $30 + BF
  • 18  Feb    Kirra Dreaming, Circular Rhythm children’s music culture workshops w/ Lucus Proudfoot, Kirra Hill C&CC, FREE
  • 18 Feb     Depths of Balsa & Nick Chalmers art installation, Never Land Coolangatta, Door $15
  • 19 Feb     Travelling Music Truck, FREE
  • 24 Feb      The Break and Inner Tube, Sound Lounge Currumbin, from $22 + BF
  • 25 Feb      Sea Salt Sunrise feat. Inner Tube, Kirra Foreshore, Kirra Surf Lifesaving Club, pre-book $45
  • 25 Feb      Sure Cut Kids & Claudio Kirac’s Dreamland installation, Never Land, Coolangatta, Door $15
  • 26 Feb      Travelling Music Truck, TBA, FREE
  • 26 Feb     Blue King Brown and Tabura, Sound Lounge Currumbin, from $33 + BF

Stay tuned for another special musical guest announcement in coming weeks.

Event Details

Date: 11-26 February 2012


Various locations
Southern Gold Coast

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