Gold Coast events for the month ahead August


Gold Coast Events


    • 2018-09-14 – 2018-09-15Orchid Spring Show 2018The Gold Coast District Orchid Society will be holding its 2018 Spring Show at the Albert Waterways Community Centre.
    • 2018-09-11 – 2018-09-16APSCON 2018 Gold CoastThe annual convention of the Australian Photographic Society.
    • 2018-09-09 – 2018-09-09Sri Krishna JanmastamiWe invite you to join us for an immersive experience of inspiring Vedic stories, uplifiting kirtan and peaceful meditations.
    • 2018-09-09 – 2018-09-09Great Strides Gold CoastGet involved as an individual or create your own team to take on this challenge together and help people living with CF breathe a little easier.
    • 2018-09-08 – 2018-09-09Hollywood HitsJoin the Gold Coast City Choir singing their through hits from your favourite movies.
    • 2018-09-02 – 2018-09-02Southport Military MuseumThe Southport Military Museum at the Queensland Naval Brigade Drill Hall will open free to the public on Sunday, 2 September 2018.
    • 2018-09-01 – 2018-09-01Spartan Race Gold CoastThe world’s leading obstacle course race is coming to you on 1 September 2018.
    • 2018-09-01 – 2018-09-02Father’s Day Classic Car ShowOver 40 classic stunners will be on display. Meet the owners, other car fanatics and have a great day at the markets!​
    • 2018-08-26 – 2018-08-26Active Pets – Stretch it outLearn how to safely stretch your dog to improve their mobility.
    • 2018-08-25 – 2018-08-25Volunteer with BeachCare – CurrumbinCelebrate Coast Care Week by coming out to free community dune planting activities with BeachCare and care for your local beach.
    • 2018-08-25 – 2018-09-08Theravadin Buddhist meditation sitting groupSteve Weissman plans to lead some Saturday afternoon meditation sessions at the Thai Monastery in Nerang.
    • 2018-08-25 – 2018-08-26Burleigh Barbecue Low ‘n’ Slow ChampionshipsUsing low and slow cooking and barbecue techniques across five categories – chicken, lamb, pork ribs, beef and seafood – teams will present their plates to a panel of 50 judges for tasting.
    • 2018-08-25 – 2018-08-25NaturallyGC Creatures of the DarkTurn on your night vision and join WildCall for a night time adventure on a light one-hour walk spotting some of Australia’s most iconic animals.
    • 2018-08-24 – 2018-08-24Active Seniors – Kayak ExploreA great opportunity to enjoy a relaxing paddle and explore your local waterway. Get a group of friends together, or come on your own to meet some new people.
    • 2018-08-18 – 2018-08-18Volunteer with BeachCare – LabradorCome along to your local beach and make a positive impact by participating in some dune regeneration activities. BeachCare is a community group facilitated by the Griffith Centre for Coastal Management in partnership with the City of Gold Coast.
    • 2018-08-11 – 2018-08-11Volunteer with BeachCare – North BurleighBeachCare is a community group facilitated by the Griffith Centre for Coastal Management in partnership with the City of Gold Coast.
    • 2018-08-11 – 2018-08-11South East Species Orchid Society Show and Trade Day 2018Come along and see beautiful species orchids on display and pick up an orchid to take home from one of the vendors.
    • 2018-08-11 – 2018-08-1219th Tweed Antiques and Collectables FairThe Fair will offer a fantastic array of antiques, collectables, fine china, ceramics, jewellery, retro items and many other quality pieces for purchase.
    • 2018-08-11 – 2018-08-11NaturallyGC Birds of our Wetlands Photography WalkCome and improve your bird identification and nature photography skills with a pleasant walk guided by local bird watcher and nature photographer Todd Burrows.
    • 2018-08-10 – 2018-08-18National Science Week 2018Meet scientists, do science and explore new technologies, with an action packed program full of hands-on workshops and events for the whole family.
    • 2018-08-09 – 2018-08-11Australian Taxation Office Pop-up shopThe pop-ups are an ATO face-to-face service that provides communities with the opportunity to speak with ATO staff about tax and super related questions.
    • 2018-08-09 – 2018-08-11GLOWExperience GLOW, a three-night festival of light that will transform HOTA precinct into an enchanted illuminated setting featuring performances above and around, heavenly voices, music, playful and immersive installations, culinary delights and more.
    • 2018-08-06 – 2018-08-08Australian Taxation Office Pop-up shopATO Pop up shops to provide communities with the opportunity to speak with ATO staff about tax and super related questions.
    • 2018-08-05 – 2018-08-05Gold Coast RambleThe Gold Coast Ramble is a unique and innovative team event for charity staged for the first time in March 2017.
    • 2018-08-04 – 2018-08-04Volunteer with BeachCare – Surfers ParadiseCome on down to BeachCare and lend a helping hand.
    • 2018-08-04 – 2018-08-04Secure disposal dayDestroying sensitive information will stop identity theft, save time and can also protect your business and customers.
    • 2018-08-04 – 2018-08-04Natural Therapies Academy Open DayHave you got an interest in natural therapies? Come and join us for a free information Open Day at our Gold Coast Campus, on Certificate IV and full Diploma courses.
    • 2018-07-30 – 2018-08-06Taoist Tai ChiTaoist Tai Chi is an effective form of holistic health training, working on the physical, mental and spiritual dimensions of our being. Find out how you can sign up.
    • 2018-07-27 – 2018-08-18NOT THE MESSIAH (He’s a Very Naughty Boy)Prepare for NOT THE MESSIAH (He’s a Very Naughty Boy), the comedic masterpiece that combines all of the unforgettable humour of the Python’s most celebrated film with the overblown grandeur of operatic soloists, full symphony orchestra and chorus.
    • 2018-07-05 – 2018-08-05Gold Coast Country Music Club SocialGold Coast Country Music Club, Social day with walk up Country Music artists, performing with The Gold Coast Country Music Club Band.
    • 2018-05-24 – 2018-10-25Dragalicious at The AvenueDrag Queens take over The Avenue for an electric night of glam and glitter! Step into the glamorous world of Drag right here in Surfers Paradise with Dragalicious. Starring the “Three Legged Beauty”, Natasha St James and “The Gender Bender”, Terry Daktyl who will be serving up a blend of cheeky risque comedy numbers, captivating costumes and high energy performances that will illuminate and delight their audiences. Come and take a journey int
    • 2018-05-22 – 2019-05-14Jammin with WhoTuesday nights is Jam Night at The Avenue hosted by Katie Who. Hailing from Australia’s east coast are atmospheric indie pop act Katie Who. Delivering tantalising hooks, uplifting beats and soaring vocal melodies that are impossible to forget. Talented artist from a far travel to perform with this very talented musician for a night of very memorable moments.
    • 2018-05-07 – 2018-12-03Tapas and Dinner Party Bites Cooking MasterclassEvery month Bistro Chico provides a Masterclass to motivate our intrepid foodies and cooking enthusiasts. Starting Monday March 26, Daran will be inspiring participants to create their own tapas and dinner party bites. Take a load off and enjoy a glass of wine while you watch or participate in the demonstration with one-on-one instruction and recipe cards and then get to try the fruits of your labours. Ask a question or two and then impress at
    • 2018-04-27 – 2019-04-26Cuban Carnival PartyGet swept away to a world of tropicana showgirls and amazing Latin American fare every Friday night at The Cuban Bar and Lounge. The glamorous showgirls will be dazzling guests with eye catching costumes and hypnotising moves at “The Cuban Carnival Party”. The perfect spot to kick start the weekend with your closest amigos. Cocktails, delicious share plates and fancy show girls, what’s not to love? Carnival festivities start at 7pm every Friday.
    • 2018-04-18 – 2019-09-25Stand Up ComedyEvery Wednesday night they’re taking over The Avenue’s Back Room to bring you the biggest laughs in Surfers Paradise. The Avenue will be hosting some of the best comedians in the country and from around the world every week. They’ve got acts from all around the country and all around the world to keep you in stitches week in, week out! Minimum spend includes two drinks on arrival. Get into The Avenue for a night of laughs every Wednesday. Call a
    • 2018-04-17 – 2019-06-25Tuesday Night Comedy With Based ComedyJoin them every Tuesday night as some of the best stand up comedians from around the country take to the stage to entertain you. Hosted by Based Comedy with some of the best amateur and professional comedians in Australia. Reserve your table for Tuesday Night Comedy at the Cecil Hotel now.
    • 2018-04-15 – 2019-06-23Sunday Night Comedy With Based ComedyFree entry! Join them every Sunday night in The Palm Beach Hotel restaurant as some of the best stand up comedians from around the country take to the stage to entertain you. Hosted by Based Comedy with some of the best amateur and professional comedians in Australia. Reserve your table for this week’s show.
    • 2018-04-12 – 2019-04-18Thursday Night Comedy With Based ComedyStand up comedians from around Australia take the stage to entertain you. Join Based Comedy for a night with some of the best amateur and professional comedians in the Australia. Get in early and reserve your table for a great Thursday Night Show at the Dog and Parrot Tavern.
    • 2018-02-04 – 2019-01-20The Village MarketsThe Village Markets (established in 2008) trades every month, on the first and third Sunday at Burleigh Heads State School 8.30am to 1pm. This creative hub for emerging entrepreneurs (the likes of Peony Swimwear, F+H Jewellery, Grace Bijoux, Children of the Tribe and Kivari have all traded there) plays host to 100+ incredible boutique market stalls in fashion, vintage, art and lifestyle, as well as street food, live tunes and a monthly pre-love
    • 2018-02-01 – 2018-12-20Meditation Night – Mantras On TahitiYoga Meditation Fans, this is truly a night not to be missed. Let’s get together for a couple hours, meet up, make new friends, eat healthy foods in an uplifting environment and of course learn how to meditate. Experience an ancient form of meditation to music. Yoga meditation is practised by focusing your mind on the sound vibration of different mantras. It is a simple yet effective form of meditation that takes your cares and worries away. Yo
    • 2018-01-19 – 2018-12-14The DynamicsLive music is free at Nerang Bowls Club every Friday and Saturday night and Sunday afternoon with an array of local talented musicians on show.
    • 2018-01-15 – 2018-12-17Yoga ClassesCome join them and enjoy the many benefits of yoga from their experienced teacher. These classes are suitable for beginners to intermediate. Contact Shane on the phone number provided for further details and class location. For their full timetable, check the website or official Facebook page. Yoga poses have been shown to be beneficial for health and general well-being. Studies indicate that asanas may assist in reducing heart rate and blood
    • 2017-12-01 – 2018-11-24Murder Mystery Dinner Gold CoastEver wanted to be involved in a murder and solve the case yourself, or even be a murderer? At the Fox & Hounds they have four murder themes in 2018. Games of Crowns – Medieval Murder at the Grand Gatsby – 1920’s Factions – Vampires, Sorcerers and Werewolves Witches – too many spoil the brew Choose a theme, they will send you your unique character and that becomes you for the evening. You will find how to dress and how you fitted into socie
    • 2017-10-04 – 2018-09-26Wednesday Night Comedy at Nobbys ArcJoin them Wednesday nights from 7:30pm, with resident MC Dusty Rich (SA) for a night of laughter featuring the best comedians from around Queensland, Australia and the world! Based Comedy is bringing the most hilarious acts to Nobbys Arc every single week and, the best bit? It’s all free! You can laugh your face off without spending a cent – so grab your friends and check out the best thing that’s happened to Nobbys Beach in ages! Dusty Rich,
    • 2017-09-25 – 2018-09-24Karaoke at The AvenueThe Avenue hosts the Gold Coast most popular Karaoke show every Monday night from 8.30pm. Featuring the amazing Karin from Red Hot Entertainment. Come and join the fun, where everyone becomes a star.
    • 2017-09-13 – 2018-10-31Avenue Comedy Night Every Wednesday NightEvery Wednesday night, The Avenue welcomes local and international comedians to the stage for a hilarious night of entertainment. With free entry, electric atmosphere, talented guests and a delicious menu, make Wednesday night at The Avenue your new weekly ritual. Wednesday Night Comedy at The Avenue, every week from 7.30pm – the biggest night of laughs in Surfers with huge lineups and some of the best comedians from around the country and abr
    • 2017-08-06 – 2018-08-03Surfers Paradise Beachfront MarketsThe iconic Beachfront Markets have been adorning the foreshore of the popular tourist precinct of Surfers Paradise since 1995, catering year-round to holiday-makers and locals alike. Each Wednesday, Friday and Sunday evening, from 4pm to 9pm, thousands of visitors make their way to the Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets to enjoy some relaxed retail therapy by the world-famous beach. One of the largest markets on the Gold Coast, the Surfers Pa
    • 2017-07-17 – 2018-08-06Groove Therapy Dance Classes Gold CoastThey are most well know for their beginner adult dance classes that have no mirrors, dim lights and loud pumping bass beats. They offer hip hop and street dance classes to the person who has always wanted to try a dance class but perhaps feels too intimidated/old/uncoordinated/curvy to step into a studio. This is a dim lights, no mirror and judgement-free space for adults that equips you with practical and legit skills for your next dance floor
    • 2017-06-26 – 2019-01-07Team Trivia NightThe Trivia Night is free to play and family friendly. There will be prizes for first, second and third. There will be music throughout the show and dinner specials available. There is a weekly accumulative jackpot. The evening will be fully licensed. Come out and see them for a fun night of general knowledge, question and answer, team trivia. No minimum or maximum for team sizes. Registration is at 6,30pm. Get a group together and join them for
    • 2016-11-05 – 2018-09-01Chinatown Street MarketsCome and enjoy an authentic Asian food experience with your family and friends at the Chinatown Street Markets. Gold Coast Chinatown – in the heart of Gold Coast Central Business District – will come alive with Asian culture, children’s activities and entertainment. The Markets will offer a blend of cuisines from across Asia, or why not try one of the many restaurants in Gold Coast Chinatown and enjoy the atmosphere. Operating from 5pm to 9pm,

 


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