Realising we are half way through the year means we’re serving up more reasons to warm up on our sandy shores. Make your way to the Gold Coast for a line-up of epic events including free music festivals, footy fever and eye-opening art installations.
GROUNDWATER COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL
27 – 29 JULY
Line-dance down to Broadbeach for Groundwater Country Music Festival featuring huge acts The McClymonts, Granger Smith, James Blundell, local legend Casey Barnes and plenty more. Toe-tap your way through three days of free bootscootin’ by the sea.
VIVA SURFERS PARADISE
13 – 22 JULY
If you’ve been nothin’ but a hound dog, crying about missing your fave Elvis songs since the King departed, then this one’s for you. Viva Surfers Paradise is all things blue suede, white suits and smooth, smooth vocals.
GOLD COAST TITANS VS NEW ZEALAND WARRIORS
Come and watch your team in the flesh for Sunday footy on 29th July in the beautiful Gold Coast sunshine. Make the most of the game and stay on to soak up the Coast’s “winter”.
GOLD COAST SUNS VS ESSENDON BOMBERS
Calling all Victorians. Leave the jumpers and thermos at home this 14th July and welcome refreshing cold brews in the sunshine. Footy in July never felt so good. Join us on the Coast to support your team.
SWELL SCULPTURE FESTIVAL
14 – 23 SEPTEMBER
Currumbin foreshore is again set to be sprinkled with awe-inspiring, thought provoking, humorous and just downright fun sculptures, this September. This completely free, interactive festival is a must see on your annual calendar. Incorporating performance art, music, yoga and tasty, tasty food – race you to the beach.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY
Destination Gold Coast acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we are situated, the Kombumerri families of the Yugambeh Language Region.
We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging, and recognise their continuing connections to the lands, waters and their extended communities throughout Southeast Queensland.