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February 2018


Gold Coast – Tugun

Saturday 24 Febuary 2018 – Creative Life | A Tugun Community Event

Presented by Bendigo Bank© Tugun and Somerset Celebration of Literature
3pm – 6:30pm: Creative Life Park Activities | 6:30pm – 8.00pm: Family Movie
Tugun Park, Adjacent to Tugun Community Centre, 414 Coolangatta Road
Creative Life – A Tugun Community Event is a new initiative to celebrate and showcase the creative community of the Southern Gold Coast.
The day will be a family friendly event that will include a mixture of stage talks and performances; book readings under the trees; community group displays; sporting and cultural activities for the whole family; and a variety of food options. The day will conclude with the screening of a family movie in the park presented by Gold Coast Film Festival.
The event will feature highlights from the 2018 Somerset Celebration of Literature – The Writer’s Festival for the Gold Coast.
Here is the Facebook Page for this Event to share with your friends.


Gold Coast – Miami

Saturday 24 Febuary 2018 – Movies Under the Stars

Proudly supported by City of Gold Coast
Miami State Primary School
Trolls – Animated | Family
After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the Curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends. Rated G: 92 minutes
My activities run from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by the Movie Screening at 7pm.
Come early and enjoy the Food Truck Fiesta and Pop-Up Playground.
If weather is uncertain in the lead up, please check facebook.com/cityofgoldcoast or phone 5581 7016.
Click Movies Under the Stars for information on the entire 2017/2018 season.
Here is the Facebook Event for this Movie to share with your friends.


Gold Coast – Oxenford

Sunday 25 February 2018 – Hook, Line & Food Trucks

Presented by Gold Coast Food Trucks
1pm to 5pm | Damian Leeding Park, Watersport Lane, Oxenford
Food trucks, craft beers, live music, free family fun and the great outdoors, what else do you need to lure you into this afternoon of good times?
Here is the Facebook Event to share with your friends.


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March 2018


Gold Coast – Ashmore

Saturday 3 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars

Proudly supported by City of Gold Coast
Ashmore State Primary School, Currumburra Road, Ashmore
Richard the Stork – Animation | Adventure
Even though everybody else thinks he’s a sparrow, Richard holds tight to the conviction that he is in fact a stork. Rated G: 80 minutes
My activities run from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by the Movie Screening at 7pm.
Come early and enjoy the Food Truck Fiesta and Pop-Up Playground.
If weather is uncertain in the lead up, please check facebook.com/cityofgoldcoast or phone 5581 7016.
Click Movies Under the Stars for information on the entire 2017/2018 season.
Here is the Facebook Event for this Movie to share with your friends.


Gold Coast – Palm Beach

Saturday 3 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars

Proudly supported by City of Gold Coast
Palm Beach Parklands
Cars 3 – Adventure | Family
Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast cars, the legendary Lighting McQueen finds himself pushed out of the sport that he loves. Hoping to get back in the game, he turns to Cruz Ramirez, an eager young technician who has her own plans for winning. With inspiration from the Fabulous Hudson Hornet and a few unexpected turns, No. 95 prepares to compete on Piston Cup Racing’s biggest stage. Rated G: 109 minutes
My activities run from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by the Movie Screening at 7pm.
Come early and enjoy the Food Truck Fiesta and Pop-Up Playground.
If weather is uncertain in the lead up, please check facebook.com/cityofgoldcoast or phone 5581 7016.
Click Movies Under the Stars for information on the entire 2017/2018 season.


Gold Coast – Currumbin Waters

Saturday 10 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars

Proudly supported by City of Gold Coast
Galleon Park, Galleon Way, Currumbin Waters
Boss Baby – Animation | Comedy | Family
A suit wearing, briefcase carrying baby pairs up with his 7 year old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co. Rated PG : 97min
My activities run from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by the Movie Screening at 7pm.
Come early and enjoy the Food Truck Fiesta and Pop-Up Playground.
If weather is uncertain in the lead up, please check facebook.com/cityofgoldcoast or phone 5581 7016.
Click Movies Under the Stars for information on the entire 2017/2018 season.
Here is the Facebook Event for this Movie to share with your friends.


Gold Coast – Palm Beach

Sunday 11 March 2018 – Natural Adventure in Palm Beach

Proudly supported by NaturallyGC, City of Gold Coast
9am to 11am | Palm Beach Parklands
In my Natural Adventures we explore a natural area, with a series of activities and games designed to connect your child to the environment. Parents must remain on site. The activity is free, but bookings are required as numbers are limited.
Please – Click Here to Register for this event.


Gold Coast – Worongary

Saturday 17 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars

Proudly supported by City of Gold Coast
Worongary State School, Delta Cove Drive, Worongary
Cars 3 – Adventure | Family
Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast cars, the legendary Lighting McQueen finds himself pushed out of the sport that he loves. Hoping to get back in the game, he turns to Cruz Ramirez, an eager young technician who has her own plans for winning. With inspiration from the Fabulous Hudson Hornet and a few unexpected turns, No. 95 prepares to compete on Piston Cup Racing’s biggest stage. Rated G: 109 minutes
My activities run from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by the Movie Screening at 7pm.
Come early and enjoy the Food Truck Fiesta and Pop-Up Playground.
If weather is uncertain in the lead up, please check facebook.com/cityofgoldcoast or phone 5581 7016.
Click Movies Under the Stars for information on the entire 2017/2018 season.
Here is the Facebook Event for this Movie to share with your friends.


Gold Coast – Burleigh

Saturday 17 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars

Proudly supported by City of Gold Coast
Burleigh Heads State School | Lower Gold Coast Hwy, Burleigh Heads
Movie TBC
My activities run from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by the Movie Screening at 7pm.
Come early and enjoy the Food Truck Fiesta and Pop-Up Playground.
If weather is uncertain in the lead up, please check facebook.com/cityofgoldcoast or phone 5581 7016.
Click Movies Under the Stars for information on the entire 2017/2018 season.
Here is the Facebook Event for this Movie to share with your friends.


Logan

Friday 23 March | Eats and Beats

Proudly supported by City of Logan
5pm to 9pm | Details TBA
Here is the Eats and Beats Facebook Page.


Gold Coast – Bonogin

Saturday 24 March 2018 – Kalwun’s Easter Party

Proudly supported by Kalwun Community Care
9am to 12am | 118 Bonogin Road, Bonogin
Sausage Sizzle, Face Painting, Kids Activities, Entertainment, lots of food, Easter Bonnet Parade & best dressed for all ages.


Gold Coast – Varsity Lakes

Saturday 24 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars

Proudly supported by City of Gold Coast
Frascott Park, Yodelay Street, Varsity Lakes
Despicable Me 3 – Animation | Action | Adventure
Gru meets his long lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother, Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. Rated PG: 90 minutes
My activities run from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by the Movie Screening at 7pm.
Come early and enjoy the Food Truck Fiesta and Pop-Up Playground.
If weather is uncertain in the lead up, please check facebook.com/cityofgoldcoast or phone 5581 7016.
Click Movies Under the Stars for information on the entire 2017/2018 season.
Here is the Facebook Event for this Movie to share with your friends.


Gold Coast – Labrador

Saturday 31 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars

Proudly supported by City of Gold Coast
Norm Rix Park, Labrador
Hop – Animated | Adventure | Comedy
E.B., the Easter Bunny’s teenage son, heads to Hollywood, determined to become a drummer in a rock ‘n’ roll band. In LA, he’s taken in by Fred after the out of work slacker hits E.B. with his car. Rated G: 95 minutes
My activities run from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by the Movie Screening at 7pm.
Come early and enjoy the Food Truck Fiesta and Pop-Up Playground.
If weather is uncertain in the lead up, please check facebook.com/cityofgoldcoast or phone 5581 7016.
Click Movies Under the Stars for information on the entire 2017/2018 season.
Here is the Facebook Event for this Movie to share with your friends.


Gold Coast – Palm Beach

Saturday 31 March 2018 – Bleach Festival | Feast on 5th

4pm to 6pm | 5th Avenue, Palm Beach
Get ready to high-five your neighbours and new friends yet-to-be-made as Palm Beach welcomes you to Feast on 5th. Kick back with your squad and enjoy the musical stylings of award-winning songwriter, surfer and proud Aboriginal and Islander Lucas Proudfoot and the sun-drenched melodies of local up and comers Harry J Hart Music, Tully John, Liza-Jane and Leopold’s Treat, then head bush with country gals The CrackUp Sisters and local legend, chart-topper Casey Barnes. Add to the mix a convoy of the Gold Coast’s most craved food trucks and you’ve got all the ingredients for a Gold Coast arvo to remember.
Here is the Facebook Event for this event to share with your friends.



April 2018


Logan

Sunday 1 April 2018 – Queens Baton Relay

9am to 1pm
More Details TBA


Gold Coast – Varsity Lakes

Monday 9 April 2018 – Creative Capers

9am to 11am | Varsity Lakes Community Resource Centre, Mattocks Road
More Details TBA


Gold Coast – Nerang

Sunday 15 April 2018 – Festival 2018 | Coast Acoustics

1pm to 6pm | Country Paradise Parklands
More Details TBA


Logan

Friday 27 April | Eats and Beats

Proudly supported by City of Logan
5pm to 9pm | Details TBA
Here is the Eats and Beats Facebook Page.


Gold Coast – Upper Coomera

Saturday 28 April 2018 – Celebrate Your Family and Neighbour Day

12.30pm to 3pm | Upper Coomera Community Centre, 90 Reserve Road
Neighbour Day is traditionally held on the last Sunday in March, but as the Gold Coast will be hosting the Commonwealth Games we have decided to hold our Neighbour Day celebrations on Saturday 28th April instead. We will have lots of free fun activities, live music, local interests and a free sausage sizzle. Come along and enjoy the fun!
Here is the Facebook Page for this Event to share with your friends.


May 2018


Gold Coast – Coomera

Saturday 13 May 2018 – Natural Adventure in Coomera

Proudly supported by NaturallyGC, City of Gold Coast
9am to 11am | Coomera
In my Natural Adventures we explore a natural area, with a series of activities and games designed to connect your child to the environment. Parents must remain on site. The activity is free, but bookings are required as numbers are limited.
Please – Click Here to Register for this event.


Logan

Friday 25 May | Eats and Beats

Proudly supported by City of Logan
5pm to 9pm | Details TBA
Here is the Eats and Beats Facebook Page.


Redlands

Saturday 2 June | Indigi Day Out

Proudly supported by Redland City Council
Details TBA
Here is the Indigiscapes Facebook Page.


Logan

Friday 29 June | Eats and Beats

Proudly supported by City of Logan
5pm to 9pm | Details TBA
Here is the Eats and Beats Facebook Page.


Redlands

Wednesday 4 July | Seek, Unearth, Explore

Proudly supported by Redland City Council
Details TBA
Here is the Indigiscapes Facebook Page.


Logan

Friday 27 July | Eats and Beats

Proudly supported by City of Logan
5pm to 9pm | Details TBA
Here is the Eats and Beats Facebook Page.


Logan

Friday 31 August | Eats and Beats

Proudly supported by City of Logan
5pm to 9pm | Details TBA
Here is the Eats and Beats Facebook Page.


Redlands

Friday 28 September | Wonderful Wildlife Day

Proudly supported by Redland City Council
Details TBA
Here is the Indigiscapes Facebook Page.


Logan

Friday 28 September | Eats and Beats

Proudly supported by City of Logan
5pm to 9pm | Details TBA
Here is the Eats and Beats Facebook Page.


Logan

Friday 26 October | Eats and Beats

Proudly supported by City of Logan
5pm to 9pm | Details TBA
Here is the Eats and Beats Facebook Page.


Redlands

Saturday 10 November | Embrace the Bay

Proudly supported by Redland City Council
Details TBA
Here is the Indigiscapes Facebook Page.


Logan

Friday 30 November | Eats and Beats

Proudly supported by City of Logan
5pm to 9pm | Details TBA
Here is the Eats and Beats Facebook Page.


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To see all of the events that Sparky Do Dah has been involved with over the years, please click Previous Events.


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