Gold Coast Events // February 2 – February 9, 2018
$10 SKATE DISCO
Friday February 2 & Friday February 9 from 7.30pm – 10pm (NSW time) // Epic Skate Rink, 23 Enterprise Ave, Tweed Heads South
Grab your family and friends and enjoy hours of rollerskating fun with your favourite tunes for just $10.
For more info visit www.epicskate.com.au
Saturday February 3 & Sunday February 4 // Surfers Paradise Beach
Ocean6 is set to sizzle, delivering its most elite and engaging Surf Sport Series in history in conjunction with Surf Life Saving Australia. The fifth Ocean6 event will take place on the Gold Coastâ€™s most iconic beach, Surferâ€™s Paradise, and will provide the perfect setting for the next round for the 2017/18 season. Athletes from around the world will arrive shortly to prepare for the summer of racing.
For more info visit www.ocean6.events
MOVIES UNDER THE STARS // RED DOG: TRUE BLUE
Saturday February 3 at 7pm // Biggera Waters State School, Coombabah Rd, Biggera Waters
Bring our picnic rug and your family and enjoy watching you favourite flicks under the stars. Come early and enjoy family friendly activities from 4.30pm – 6.30pm with the Food Truck Fiesta and Pop-Up Playground. Movie starts at 7pm.
For more info visit www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au
Sunday February 4 from 4pm – 7pm // Kirra Foreshore, Roughton Park, 28 Musgrave St, Coolangatta
Seaside Sounds Kirra returns in 2018 for a series of free music sessions on the iconic Kirra Foreshore. Enjoy free live music, free face painting for the kids, food trucks and family entertainment.
For more info visit www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au
MAMA TRIBE // POP UP MOTHERâ€™S GROUP
Tuesday February 6 from 11am – 12pm // Varsity Lakes
This motherâ€™s group is not like others, they will connect you to like-minded mums with similar aged kids and help you build a strong local support network. Mama Tribe is focused on support and special stuff for mums because mum life is a tough gig!
For more info visit www.mamatribe.com.au
THE BOOK FAIRY STORYTELLING
Tuesday February 6 from 10am – 11am // Capri on Via Roma, Market Hall Lounge Area, 15-21 Via Roma, Isle of Capri
Be enchanted by the beautiful â€˜Book Fairyâ€™ at this FREE storytelling and singing event. Bookings not required.
For more info visit www.caprionviaroma.com.au
FIRST LEGO LEAGUE // ROBOTICS CHALLENGE
Wednesday February 7 thru to Thursday March 1 from 3.30pm – 4.30pm (weekends only) // Nerang Library, 50 Price St, NerangÂ & Southport Library, Cnr Garden & Lawson St’s, Southport
Join a LEGO challenge team and learn how to build and program a LEGO Mindstorm EV3 robot at this 6 week course. Learn how to program your robot to complete Animal Allies’ challenges, and use your skills to compete with another library at a community competition day! Suitable for kids aged 9 to 16 years.
For more info visit www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au/libraries
COILED BASKET WEAVING
Wednesday February 7 from 6pm – 9pm // The Craft Parlour, 1059 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach
During this workshop youâ€™ll create a coiled basketÂ using raffia and recycled materials such as denim, silk, wire and other fabrics and yarns, learning elements of the ancient art of basket weaving as you go. Your teacher for the day will be Ruth from Craft School Oz.
For more info visit www.thecraftparlour.com.au
WINE MAMAS LAUNCH
Thursday February 8 fromÂ 7pm – 9.30pm // The Island Rooftop, 3128 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise
Book in Grandma, tell dad he’s on duty or call the babysitter – it’s mamas night out! You’re invited to the launch of Wine Mamas – a brand new monthly wine club for mums!Â With mouth watering tapas, delicious wine tastings and the chance to hold a full conversation with another local mama sans children – we are sure this is going to be your new favourite mothers group activity!Â The wine tasting will be run by Brisbane Wine connoisseur Darren Davis, the man and the face behind popular Brisbane night spots Grape Therapy, Proud Henry, Baedeker Wine Bar and his own Darren Davis Wine. Darren is a leading Australian wine connoisseur with an international influence and clientele and he’ll be there teaching the basics of wine appreciation.
For more info visit www.facebook.com/winemamas
SAND SAFARI ARTS FESTIVAL
Friday February 9 thru to Sunday 25 February // The Foreshore,Â The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise
There is no better way to spend February than at theÂ 2018 Sand Safari Arts FestivalÂ at one of Australia’s most iconic beaches, Surfers Paradise. Over 17 days fromÂ 9-25 February, the sands and streets of Surfers Paradise will come alive in a celebration of sand, sea and sport inspired art.
For more info visitÂ www.surfersparadise.com
COMING INTO FASHION // A CENTURY OF PHOTOGRAPHY AT CONDE NAST
Now thru to Sunday February 18 // The Arts Centre Gold Coast, City Gallery, 135 Bundall Rd, Surfers Paradise
Coming into Fashion is an exhibition tracking the highlights of this sparkling intersection between photography and fashion. In addition to these images, the exhibition also includes a selection of vintage couture fashion from The Darnell Collection â€“ Australiaâ€™s largest private collection of fashion from the late 1700s to the 20th century.
For more info visitÂ www.theartscentregc.com.au
PACIFIC FAIR // FLICKS, FOOD & FUN PASS
Now thru to Wednesday February 28 from 9.45am – 9.30pm // Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Hooker Blvd, Broadbeach
Enjoy a fun-filled, entertainment packed day at Pacific Fair with the Flicks, Food & Fun Pass!Â Priced at just $35 for Adults and $30 for Kids, you will enjoy a movie at Event Cinemas, a delicious meal deal at one of Pacific Fair’s restaurants and a game of Dodgem Cars and Laser Skirmish at iPlay.
For more info visit www.pacificfair.com.au
Check out our February calendar for all of the coolest food, fashion and art and craft markets in Byron Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
Find out more here www.havenmagazine.com.au