Category: Gold Coast Special Events

2014 Gold Coast International Food, Wine & Music Festival

Once more the Gold Coast International Food, Wine and Music Festival is being held and, according to an article on visitgoldcoast.com, this year’s festival will be the biggest and best yet! Being held at various venues around the Gold Coast, the festival is a much anticipated event that showcases all the best in local food, […]

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Sand Sculpting Championships in Surfers Paradise

An article on visitgoldcoast.com recently reported that the Australian Sand Sculpting Championships are coming to the Surfers Paradise foreshore again, and this year’s theme is ‘Myths, Legends and Fairy Tales’. From Friday February 14th to Sunday February 16th, Australia’s best sand sculptors will battle it out to produce the most stunning creation of fable and […]

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Henry the Polar Bear Cub Stars at Sea World

Sea World’s ambitious program to breed polar bears on the Gold Coast has been documented in a recent documentary. The current star of the breeding program is Henry, a delightfully cute male polar bear cub, born in May last year at Sea World. Still very much attached to his mother, Henry is a star attraction […]

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Some Fun Things to Do Over the Holidays on the Gold Coast

It is easy to see why the Gold Coast are still one of Australia’s favourite holiday destinations. In addition to some of the world’s best beaches, the region contains a wide variety of activities for the entire family. Some great family activities on the Gold Coast for the Holidays include: Great Australian cuisine. There are […]

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Music Festivals on the Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is known for its sandy beaches and great waves, but it is also famous for its music festivals and events. The Gold Coast hosts some major music events throughout the year, making it a highly sought after destination for a weekend getaway during these times. During the festival period, top accommodation can […]

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Family Friendly Festivals on the Gold Coast

There is no better place to go on a family holiday than the gorgeous Gold Coast, because apart from the stunning beaches, tasty restaurants, awesome Gold Coast hotels and thrilling theme parks, the Gold Coast also puts on some great family-friendly festivals. The following is a look at some of the best Gold Coast festivals […]

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Outdoor Fun on the Gold Coast

The Gold Coast really does have it all, from the most beautiful beaches and hottest clubs to the tastiest food and most comfortable serviced apartments. Most of all, one area where you will never be short of fantastic options is in finding ways to have fun outdoors. The following is a brief look at a […]

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A Guide to the Gold Coast’s Coolest Car Events

While the Gold Coast is most famous for its Indy and Super Car races, some of the coolest car events here attract a significantly less attention. Even though none of these events will be able to match the glitz and the glamour of the professional events, they still offer unique opportunities to get a good […]

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Getting Ready for the Gold Coast V8 Supercars

The Gold Coast really does have something for everyone, and for the car enthusiasts out there, this city puts on a show you have to see to believe with the annual V8 Supercar event. The racing is always tight and the party rocking, as car lovers from all over gather on the paradise-like strip and […]

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