What’s On in Gold Coast This Spring
This is the official National Day in Australia which marks the anniversary of the 1788 arrival of the First Fleet of British Ships in Port Jackson, New South Wales. It’s a day off for most people and a special time to come together with family and friends around a classic Aussie barbecue.
Sand Safari Arts Festival
Surfers Paradise Foreshore
February 2 - 25
The Sand Safari Arts Festival is an annual celebration of sand and sea-inspired art. Throughout February the Surfers Paradise Foreshore will be transformed with competitions such as the Australian Sand Sculpting Championships and activities like the Sand Trail, which stretches beyond the beaches and into hotel lobbies, libraries and shopping centres.
March 29 - April 15
The Bleach Festival illuminates, reflects and focuses on art and community. This signature arts festival shines a light on unique creativity and culture by presenting the city in a new way to local and international audiences. This festival celebrates the city’s best artists as well as international artists and engages the audience through a range of accessible events. You’ll find music, visual art, film, theatre, dance, cabaret, circus and much more at this event.