Saturday January 27 at 12pm // The Brunswick Hotel, 30 Fingal St, Brunswick Heads

Bunny Racket is Rock ‘n’ Roll for kids. King Bunny is a guitar-wielding, skateboarding, nature-loving rabbit with a passion to share his love of rock ’n’ roll. Bunny Racket is born of King Bunny’s fierce love for rock music and a yearning for kid-friendly tunes that are relevant and positive. Bunny Racket is also about to launch a rock ‘n’ roll web series that’s set to inspire and teach kids how to create music and rock out with the whole family!

For more info visit www.brunswickpicturehouse.com

Friday January 26 from 10am – 2pm // North Burleigh Surf Life Saving Club, 293 The Esplanade, Miami

Got the squidlets in tow? Our family-friendly pick is North Burleigh SLSC’s Australia Day BBQ in the Park. With food stalls from a host of local vendors, a massive sausage sizzle, live music, plus games, jumping castle and massive inflatable slides to keep the kids out of mischief. BYO chairs, blankets and good mood, folks!

For more info visit www.surfclubaustralia.com

Friday January 26 from 4pm – 8pm // Broadwater Parklands, The Great Lawn, Marine Pde, Southport

Be part of the celebrations that unite our nation at the Gold Coast Australia Day event at Broadwater Parklands. Spend the day soaking up the sun then head to the Broadwater Parklands from 4pm and fill up from the all-nations food truck feast. The event will feature a bunch of local music talent including sets from The Twine, Sunset City and Cheap Fakes, and the kids are sure to enjoy the JJ Richards Adventure Zone. This free event kicks off at 4pm and concludes at 8pm with a spectacular fireworks display, so pack your picnic rug and gather your family and friends for a wonderful afternoon of food and fun!

For more info visit www.cityofgoldcoast.com.au/australiaday

Saturday January 27 at 10am // kikki.K, Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Hooker Blvd, Broadbeach

These workshops are designed to help you create a future you love. Whether you’re looking to overcome organisation challenges, rediscover your ambitions, explore your personal happiness, or live in the moment, we’re here to help. Join us in store to take part in our group sessions and welcome the benefits that come from learning alongside a group of like-minded people.

For more info visit www.pacificfair.com.au

Saturday January 27 at 7pm // Rudd Park, Goodwin Tce, Burleigh Heads

Bring our picnic rug and your family and enjoy watching you favourite flicks under the stars. Come early and enjoy the Food Truck Fiesta and Pop-Up Playground. Come along early and enjoy activities from 4.30pm – 6.30pm. Movie starts at 7pm.

For more info visit www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au

Now thru to Sunday January 28 from 9.45am – 9.30pm // Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Hooker Blvd, Broadbeach

Enjoy a fun-filled, entertainment packed day at Pacific Fair with our Flicks, Food & Fun Pass! Priced at just $35 for Adults and $30 for Kids, you will enjoy a movie at Event Cinemas Pacific Fair, 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

Now thru to Sunday January 28 at 10am-11am, 12pm-1pm, 2pm-3pm & 4pm-5pm // Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Hooker Blvd, Broadbeach

The team from Stoke Skateboarding will teach beginners to experienced board riders all the tricks you need to know to have you skating on your own. All skateboards and helmets will be provided for the duration of the session.

For more info visit www.pacificfair.com.au

Now thru to Sunday January 28 // Burleigh Heads Beach, The Esplanade, Burleigh Heads

Surfing Queensland is excited to announce that the 2018 Flight Centre Burleigh Pro is back and is shaping up to be a massive event. The four day Flight Centre Burleigh Pro will see some of the world’s best surfers battle it out against the local talent for the prize purse of AUD15,000 up for grabs and valuable Qualifying Series points. This will be the second QS 1,000 event on the 2018 World Surf League Australasian calendar.

For more info visit www.surfingaustralia.com

Wednesday January 31 from 6pm – 9pm // Justin’s Park, 698 Gold Coast Hwy, Burleigh Heads

Joint in the fun at this perfect summer night of moonlit mantras and meditation! Watch the beautiful blue moon rise over the ocean as one of Australia’s leading kirtan bands Ashraya serenades you with deeply moving sacred music. Bust out your flower crowns, grab your tribe, pack a delicious picnic, and get ready for a refreshing summer night of transcendental bliss! Head to the website below to book your free seat.

For more info visit www.eventbrite.com.au

Thursday February 1 from 3.30pm – 4.30pm // Various City Library locations, Gold Coast

Harry Potter fans from all over the world will celebrate Harry Potter book night this month. Libraries across the Gold Coast will celebrate with their own magical Harry Potter events. Come dressed as your favourite witch or wizard and share in themed activities, games and quizzes. Ideal for children aged 5-10 years. Bookings required.

For more info visit www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au

Friday February 2 from 5pm – 7.30pm // KDV Sport, Nerang-Broadbeach Rd, Carrara

Parents, grandparents, kids, families and friends… come along and join KDV Sport each month on their 18-hole mini golf course and buffet dinner for the whole family! Buffet dinner opens at 5pm at the Akademya Restaurant and mini golf registration at 5.30pm. The night will finish with awards and presentation at 7.30pm. Win incredible KDV vouchers for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places! All attendees to register at info@kdvsport.com.

For more info visit www.facebook.com

Check out our December/January 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/markets



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