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Forget public transport and hire a car from Carter's Car Rental, this includes pick up from the Gold Coast Airport when you arrive.
Please note: Daylight Savings Time is not observed in Queensland. Adjust your itinerary as required if you are flying into the Gold Coast Airport at Coolangatta.
8 December 2018 - 17 February 2019
Live and Local: Gold Coast Music Photography
Live and local is a showcase of artistic talent on the Gold Coast, where music and photography fuse seamlessly, and we, the audience, look on and listen in awe.
Nadia Achilles, Leigh Kelly, Dan Maynard, Danny Santangelo, Leisen Standen and Pete Wheeler share a passion for photographing the Gold Coast live music scene that is rivalled only by the musicians they document.
9 December 2018
Coolangatta Christmas Carols
Coolangatta's Queen Elizabeth Park will come alive with the spirit of Christmas on Sunday 9 December, with free Coolangatta Christmas Carols.
With a music career spanning over 40 years, Melbourne's Denis Walter will again be the headlining act, and the night will be hosted by MC and local TV personality, Jessica Skarratt.
Browse the Coolangatta Christmas Markets and food trucks, open from 4pm. Show starts at 5.30pm.
13 December 2018
Burleigh Heads Christmas Carols
Kids activities from 4.30pm to 6.30pm at Memorial Park, Burleigh Heads.
Carols from 6.30pm to 8.30pm at John Laws Park, Burleigh Headland.
Join us for a wonderful afternoon and evening of Christmas entertainment and fun. Bring the family and a picnic blanket, relax and sing along to your favourite Christmas carols.
Food and drink will be available for purchase.
23 December 2018
Surfers Paradise Carols on the Beach
Christmas in Surfers Paradise culminates with Carols on the Beach on Sunday 23rd December. The event features a stunning line-up of talented local musicians and dancers and finishes in a flurry of fireworks!
A beloved annual tradition for generations of Gold Coast families, Carols on the Beach brings residents and visitors together to reflect on their blessings at this special time of year. Be led in a joyful chorus of traditional Christmas tunes by a stunning line-up of local musicians and dancers plus special guest characters who will enthral the children and bring some magic to the stage!
24 December 2018
Christmas in Surfers Paradise
Experience Christmas with an Aussie twist in Surfers Paradise as the iconic beach and mall transform into a Summer-time Wonderland. Visitors will be greeted by Santa in boardies at his beach shack, surrounded by quirky Christmas trees, roving carollers spreading cheer and a giant Advent calendar.