Gold Coast events for the month ahead September


Gold Coast Events


    • 2018-09-30 – 2018-10-06Australian Transplant GamesThe Australian Transplant Games are held every two years, uniting all those touched by organ and tissue donation for a week of sports and social activities.
    • 2018-09-29 – 2018-09-29NaturallyGC Bushtucker workshopLearn to grow, cook and eat a local variety of native Yugambeh country flavours in this inspiring one-hour bush tucker workshop.
    • 2018-09-28 – 2018-09-28NaturallyGC – Wildlife encounters (Session 1)Your curiosity about the natural world will come alive as you meet face to face with some of our country’s stunning wildlife.
    • 2018-09-28 – 2018-09-28NaturallyGC Wildlife Encounters (Session 2)Your curiosity about the natural world will come alive as you meet face to face with some of our country’s stunning wildlife.
    • 2018-09-27 – 2018-09-30Nerang 200 milerGet ready for the Nerang 200 Miler this 27-30 September 2018.
    • 2018-09-25 – 2018-09-30NIDA Open school holiday program on the Gold CoastWe’re bringing our popular acting short courses to the Gold Coast this September for children, young people and adults.
    • 2018-09-25 – 2018-09-25NaturallyGC Decades of Experience – Indigenous Kids WorkshopLearn Indigenous skills and experience the Indigenous culture through ochre painting with real ochre, an emu story, fire making, a story with fire sticks, emu feather hair decorations and boomerang and spear throwing with a woomera.
    • 2018-09-23 – 2018-09-23Farmyard Fun DayGive the kids a taste of country life when the Broadwater meets the bush at the Farmyard Fun Day.
    • 2018-09-22 – 2018-09-22NaturallyGC Decades of Experience – Indigenous kids workshopLearn Indigenous skills and experience the Indigenous culture through ochre painting with real ochre, an emu story, fire making, a story with fire sticks, emu feather hair decorations and boomerang and spear throwing with a woomera.
    • 2018-09-22 – 2018-09-22Birkbecks Pink Ribbon Cup RacedayBirkbecks Jewellers Pink Ribbon Cup Raceday will be held on the Gold Coast, proudly raising funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
    • 2018-09-22 – 2018-09-22Romancing the Coast 2018Romancing the Coast is a reader/author event where readers will have the opportunity to meet with authors and narrators, purchase books from them and have them signed. There is an after party where we can all chat, mingle and dance the night away.
    • 2018-09-22 – 2018-09-22Pink Ribbon Cup RacedaySlide into Spring in style with the Spritzer Soiree returning again in 2018.
    • 2018-09-21 – 2018-10-07The Marvelous WonderettesSpringfield High Songleaders Betty Jean, Cindy Lou, Missy and Suzy can’t wait to enjoy their senior prom. However, when the entertainment pull out at the last minute the four girls step in to save the prom and delight with their perfect four-part harmony.
    • 2018-09-20 – 2018-09-20Author Encounter: Richard de CrespignyIn his new book FLY!, Richard reveals for the first time why he was able to react so calmly in a moment of crisis and the lessons he has learnt from that near-air disaster.
    • 2018-09-20 – 2018-09-20Gold Coast Seniors Health and Lifestyle Expo (Broadbeach Waters)See all the health and lifestyle information such as retirement living options, in home care, seniors travel, seniors insurance, financial planners, investment advice, free hearing and eyesight checks, and mobility aids.
    • 2018-09-16 – 2018-09-16Active Pets – Stretch it outLearn how to safely stretch and massage your dog to improve their mobility.
    • 2018-09-16 – 2018-09-16Botanical Bazaar Garden FestivalThe Botanical Bazaar is a fully interactive Gold Coast gardening event aimed at educating and inspiring all ages and lovers of nature.
    • 2018-09-15 – 2018-09-15Naturally GC The Amazing World of FrogsBe immersed in the secret lives of frogs and learn about the diversity of frogs on the Gold Coast and how so many species can coexist.
    • 2018-09-14 – 2018-09-14Try a Trade Careers Expo 2018Try a Trade Expo 2018 (TTE2018) comes to you on Friday, 14 September.
    • 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.
    • 2018-09-14 – 2018-09-14Exchange Ideas FestivalExchange is a festival of ideas, a feast of experiences including free workshops, panels, presentations, exchanges and expos.
    • 2018-09-12 – 2018-09-12Gold Coast Inclusive Communities Expo (GCIC)The Gold Coast Inclusive Communities Expo aims to empower people with disability, raise awareness of disability issues, and improve access and inclusion throughout the wider community.
    • 2018-09-11 – 2018-09-16APSCON 2018 Gold CoastThe annual convention of the Australian Photographic Society.
    • 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.
    • 2018-09-09 – 2018-09-09Sri Krishna JanmastamiWe invite you to join us for an immersive experience of inspiring Vedic stories, uplifiting kirtan and peaceful meditations.
    • 2018-09-08 – 2018-09-08Elanora Spring Fair and Flower ShowIn its 26th year, Elanora Spring Fair & Flower Show gives local adults and children the opportunity to enter competitions ranging from cut flowers to produce and floral art, plus various cooking categories.
    • 2018-09-08 – 2018-09-09Hollywood HitsJoin the Gold Coast City Choir singing their through hits from your favourite movies.
    • 2018-09-06 – 2018-09-06WW1: 100 yearsTo mark the centenary of the armistice – the end of World War 1 (WW1) – City Libraries presents two fascinating events on one day.
    • 2018-09-04 – 2018-09-04Friendship Group for Senior WomenOlder Women’s Network Qld (OWNQ) is starting a new branch of our network for mature aged women. Our branch meetings are open for women 50+ for friendship, fun and information on happy, healthy ageing.
    • 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.
    • 2018-07-25 – 2018-09-12Aussie Wildlife Course – July/August/SeptemberThe Aussie Wildlife Course is an introductory course developed to train enthusiastic members of our community to provide emergency care for sick, injured or orphaned native wildlife. It also provides an opportunity to gain more experience and knowledge to help further employment opportunities e.g. vet nursing, zoo keeping or employment in other wildlife industries. This is an eight week course run one evening per week.
    • 2018-07-12 – 2018-12-13Life Drawing at HOTAHeld on the second Thursday of every month (July to December), Life Drawing at HOTA combines live music with life drawing; giving you the ultimate artistic experience. Surrender to your auditory and visual surroundings as live music and rhythm inspire your creativity in this two and a half hour session. Hosted by talented local artist Rebecca Cunningham, Life Drawing at HOTA is an opportunity to draw the human figure in a fun, relaxed and frien
    • 2018-06-29 – 2018-09-21Candlelight KirtanThe Mantra Room has become the place to be for conscious community on the Gold Coast. Not just for the spiritually inclined, but for anyone seeking comfort and connection in a cosy, uplifting environment. Friday nights flow with beautiful sacred chanting that will calm your mind and bring happiness to your heart, an offering of a warm herbal tea, and a delicious dessert. Leave feeling refreshed, replenished and ready to float into the weekend.
    • 2018-06-02 – 2019-05-25The Rock Face: Gold Coast Recreation CentreWant to experience the thrill of climbing an artificial vertical rock face over nine and a half metres high? The Rock Face is open to the public at the Gold Coast Recreation Centre. The walls each offer over 10 different climbs of varying degrees of difficulty, including crack only climbs for more experienced climbers. Their state-of-the-art automatic belay system means that you don’t need a partner to climb. Suitable for anyone aged five year
    • 2018-05-24 – 2018-11-29Dragalicious 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 “Scarlett Fever” 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 into the fun and col
    • 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
    • 2017-10-04 – 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 – 2018-12-17Karaoke 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 – 2018-12-19Avenue 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
    • 2017-06-26 – 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

 


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