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Gold Coast Events // April 21 to April 28, 2017

Gold Coast Events // April 21 to April 28, 2017

Saturday April 22 at 4.35pm // Metricon Stadium, Nerang-Broadbeach Rd, Carrara

Been to a SUNS game day? It’s more than footy; it’s an amazing family atmosphere! GC SUNS take on the Adelaide Crows, Saturday 22 April with entertainment from 3pm including free family fun and kick off at 4.35pm. The kids can enjoy the climbing rock wall and mini land train along with live music and post-game Macca’s Kick 2 Kick on the field. For a great value family day out get your Family Value Pack with Adult reserved seats just $25 and kids $5* plus a $40 food and beverage voucher all for just $100. Plus children under 5 receive free entry to every GC SUNS home game!

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Now thru to Sunday April 23 // Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Centre-Wide, Hooker Blvd, Broadbeach

For the first time in Australia, Pacific Fair presents the Where’s Wally? Happiness Hunt! Let your imagination go wild as you explore the ‘Where’s Wally? Happiness Hunt’. Pacific Fair will transform into the Land of Wallies with a gigantic Where’s Wally? display. Plus, there are activities to keep the young and the young at heart busy all day! Including craft villages, never seen before memorabilia, and of course, a Where’s Wally? search and find!

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Now thru to Sunday April 23 // Robina Town Centre, Level 3 (outside Starbucks), Robina

Get a taste of what it’s like to be part of a unique cinematic experience, only available on multi-million-dollar film sets! From Thursday April 20, movie buffs can be captured by 32 state of the art cameras in your favourite movie pose, then watch the magic come to life in a four-second GIF, letting you be the star of your own micro movie. Whether you strike a pose like Jack and Rose in Titanic, head to infinity and beyond as Buzz Lightyear or create your own unique moves, you’ll have a blast!

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Now thru to Sunday April 30 // Various locations, Gold Coast

The Gold Coast Film Festival celebrates and promotes all aspects of film and filmmaking from one of Australia’s pre-eminent filmmaking locations and holiday destinations – the Gold Coast! From internationally acclaimed dramas, comedies and genre films, locally made indie gems and family features, the GCFF offers a culturally diverse, interactive and engaging program of film, events and special guests. For filmmakers and students alike the festival runs a series of free seminars and workshops to educate, inspire and embrace the Gold Coast as a filmmaking destination.

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Friday April 21 thru to Sunday April 23 // Various locations, Broadbeach

Are you just a Superhero in disguise? Well then, you will want to head into Broadbeach because the Gold Coast Superhero Weekend is on this weekend! On Saturday in a galaxy far far away Victoria Park will host a free Star Wars Immersive Zone, including Padawan Training, Asteroid Field Obstacle Challenge and more. And on Saturday & Sunday The Oasis Shopping Centre (Level 1) will be the place to meet your favourite Marvel Super Heroes. Take a snap with Captain America, Iron Man, Spider Man & Thor. Grab a FREE Peter’s Icy Pole while you wait!

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Saturday April 22 from 9am – 11am // Marine Parade, Opposite Ward St, Rainbow Bay

Enjoy a free community event of dune planting activities with BeachCare and care for your local beach. You can make a difference to improve the Gold Coast’s beach environment by planting native species, removing invasive weeds and picking up litter. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels. All equipment is supplied. Please wear enclosed shoes.

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Monday April 24 at 4pm thru to Tuesday April 25 at 7am // Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, 28 Tomewin St, Currumbin

An opportunity to sleep out under the stars at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary on ANZAC Eve and get a glimpse, albeit a safe one of what digger’s experience during service. Symbolic Sleep Out guests will have access to the sanctuary on April 24 and prime parking at the sanctuary available only to ticket holders. On ANZAC Day ticket holders will have exclusive access to a reserved area on the beach with a bird’s eye view of the stage and ceremonial area.

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Tuesday March 25

Click here for your local guide to ANZAC Day services //

Friday April 28 from 4pm – 8pm // 20 Railway St, Southport

Support your local community and experience the world’s diversity right here on the Gold Coast! Featuring cultural food, activities, arts & crafts, dancing, fashion performers, music and more!

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Friday April 28 thru to Sunday April 30 // Surfers Paradise Foreshore, Surfers Paradise

Surfers Paradise LIVE is an exhilarating live music experience in the heart of the Surfers Paradise precinct. Held over 3 days, they’re rolling out what they do best; LIVE music! There will be various artists and bands performing throughout the three days and nights, covering multiple genres of music. This year the headlining act, Australia’s iconic pop sensation, is The Veronicas! Live on Friday from the beach stage located on the foreshore; they will be performing their hit singles including the latest On Your Side!

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