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Explore Gold Coast

For all of those little Geckos that want to go exploring, our team of experienced Gecko explorers - Captain, Cleo, Dusty and Astro have ventured beyond the resort walls to bring you the lastest happenings on the Gold Coast and beyond. You can rest assured that each of the below activities get the Gecko seal of approval for Family Fun - Check out what's on the Gold Coast over the coming months





Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets

Wednesday & Friday Nights 

The Gold Coast Night Markets feature a variety of premium handmade or homegrown products, including fashion, jewellery, accessories, artworks, photographs, beauty products and home wares.

If you're looking for an unusual gift or one-off piece, the beachfront Night Markets are your one-stop-shop, with friendly stallholders always on hand to chat about the 'how', 'what' and 'why' of their wares.

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Miami Marketta

Miami Marketta

Friday & Saturday Nights 

It  could be the back streets of Thailand, Barcelona or New York City but it is right here in Miami on the Gold Coast!

Miami comes alive with foods of all nationalities, complete with a dessert hall. This family orientated outdoor dining experience has seating for 450 people all undercover.

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A la carte in the park

Ala Carte in the Park

Saturday 8th - Sunday 9th August

Foodies and funseekers unite for A la Carte in the Park presented by The Law Shack, an annual indulgence on the banks of the Nerang River featuring dishes from the Gold Coast's finest restaurateurs.

Guests can grab a table or roll out a blanket for a day of great food, cooking demonstrations and live entertainment. 

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Broadbeach Jazz Weekend

Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th August

Jazz up your life to the rhythm and the beat of the Broadbeach Jazz Weekend. This completely free and non-ticketed festival will feature a host of local and Australian jazz greats, performing on outdoor stages and in venues throughout Broadbeach, along with plenty of entertainment throughout the weekend.

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Gardening Expo 2015

Bontanical Bazaar

Sunday 30th August

Botanical Bazaar is a fully interactive green event that will educate and inspire all levels of garden enthusiasts and lovers of botanics.

When visiting the gardening expo w/ a twist you'll take home new urban gardening ideas, gain access to live presentations, taste tropical fruit tastings, have the ability to purchase unique plants and you'll fall in love with botanical themed homewares and artworks. 

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FMX & Monstertruck Spectacular

Saturday 5th September

Biggest ever INDOOR FREESTYLE FMX & MONSTER TRUCK SPECTACULAR is finally here" Including the World's greatest freestyle monster trucks.

It will be a night of Monster Trucks Thrills, you will be on the edge of your seat with FMX Legends Motocross High Flying Stunts as they compete against Australia's best.

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Swell Festival 2015

Swell Sculpture Festival

Friday 11th - Sunday 20th September

Experience monumental and memorable sculpture at the thirteenth Swell Sculpture Festival. Set amongst the iconic landscape at Currumbin Beach, explore over 60 large and small scale works built by distinguished local, national and international artists. 

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Kids Week

Kids Week

Saturday 19th - Friday 25th September

Minions are coming to Surfers Paradise for Kids Week, a free family friendly event celebrating all things kids.

Set to be a truly spectacular top-to-bottom takeover of the coastal precinct, Surfers Paradise will burst with colour and excitement with so much to see and do all week long.

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Opera in the Park

Opera in the Park

Saturday 26th September

Spread your blanket and kick back to the fabulous music of Opera and Broadway under the stars in Kurrawa Park, Broadbeach. 

The evening will feature an array of musical talent with a not to miss show from 6pm. More information to come closer to the date.

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GC600 2015

Castrol Gold Coast 600

Friday 23rd - Sunday 25th October

The Castrol Gold Coast 600 will be hitting the streets of Surfers Paradise again this October with a week of celebrations on and off the track.

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