Wednesday June 6 thru to Sunday June 10 // Various locations, Coolangatta & Tweed

Enjoy five days of music, dancing, cars, nostalgia and good old-fashioned family fun are all coming back to Cooly in one of the best destinations in the world.

For more info visit www.coolyrockson.com

Friday June 1 from 4pm – 7pm // Cornerstone Stores, 570 Gold Coast Hwy, Tugun

Enjoy live music with your friends and family, and let the kids run around before bedtime! Stable Coffee & Kitchen will have share Mezze Boards and drinks available. Quince Fromagerie will have cheese boards and ready made ‘picnic on the grass’ packs for purchase. BYO Picnic Blankets.

For more info visit www.southerngoldcoast.com.au

Friday June 1 & Saturday June 2 from 5pm – 8pm // Movie World, Pacific Mwy, Oxenford

Visit Warner Bros. Movie World on selected Friday and Saturday nights in June to experience an electric evening filled with amazing live DJ acts including Mollie Rose and Brookyn, roving entertainment, street-food and all your favourite thrill-rides.

For more info visit www.movieworld.com.au

Saturday June 2 from 12pm – 10pm // NightQuarter, 1 Town Centre Dr, Helensvale

The festival will feature local and interstate beers, barbecue, food trucks, street food, carnival rides and live music! Sample the likes of Furphy, Byron Bay Brewery, Stone & Wood, Eumundi Brewery, Panhead Custom Ales, Black Hops Brewing, Lost Palms Brewing Co. and Wakachangi with more to be announced! There will be beer workshops, demonstrations, tastings and competitions throughout the day.

For more info visit www.nightquarter.com.au

Saturday June 2 from 7pm // Surfers Paradise Beach, Surfers Paradise

Australia’s only international fireworks competition returns to the iconic Surfers Paradise Beach for the second year. Celebrate the spectacle of pyrotechnics with a night of hypnotic performance and thrilling fireworks! Before the fireworks begin erupting at 7pm, the foreshore will become a hub of activity, so bring the family in early to enjoy the precinct. Get your kids faces painted for free at the Wyndham marquee between 3-6pm.

For more info visit www.surfersparadise.com

Sunday June 3 from 6.30am – 12pm // Damian Leeding Memorial Park, Watersport Ln, Oxenford

The Chempro NGC Dash is open to everyone of all ages and sizes. There will be four races ranging from a 2km junior run, up to the 21km half marathon for people 16 years and older. In 2017, we are also adding a 4.2km fundraising walk to the schedule. The race will be staged on the existing concrete course surrounding the Park’s lake, but will include a small section of grassed track alongside the lake edge.

For more info visit www.ngcdash.com

Sunday June 3 from 11am – 3pm // Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens, 230 Ashmore Rd, Benowa

Celebrate Botanic Gardens Day on Yugambeh Country with an exciting afternoon of food and culture. Join us for a delicious food truck picnic by the lake and lots of free activities for the young and old alike to enjoy. Benny D. Williams will provide live music entertainment, with Yugambeh Choir and dance performances, as well as traditional language workshops.

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

Now thru to Sunday June 3 from 8pm – 10pm // The Star Gold Coast, Casino Dr, Broadbeach

The New York, West End and international sensation STOMP is back, and it’s better than ever! Following sell-out previous seasons, STOMP heads to Australia with its unstoppable energy and ‘pure stage magic’. Its universal language of rhythm, theatre, comedy and dance has resonated with audiences throughout the world.

For more info visit www.star.com.au

Tuesday June 5 from 6.30pm – 8pm // Hall 1, Upper Coomera Centre, Upper Coomera

Available for both men and women of all skill and fitness levels, with no previous martial arts experience required. If you do happen to be coming from another martial arts or Kung Fu school, you’re sure to learn something new, fun and dynamic in our unique classes. Get a feel for the basic warm ups, conditioning drills, Kung Fu fundamentals and Circular Tong Long principles. The event runs every Tuesday for four weeks and you will pay just $39 for all four classes.

For more info visit www.fitlifemartialarts.com.au

Wednesday June 6 from 6pm – 7pm // kikki.K, Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Hooker Blvd, Broadbeach

What you do today can improve all of your tomorrows. Whether you’re looking to organise your workday, explore mindfulness or set your goals, you’ll love joining the fun and enjoying the benefits these workshops can bring.

For more info visit www.pacificfair.com.au

Wednesday June 6 from 6pm // Various locations, Event Cinemas

The tide has turned and it’s a whole new “Ocean’s” as a group of women team up to plan and execute the ultimate heist in New York at the glamorous annual Met Gala. Starring an all-star female cast, Oscar winner Sandra Bullock alongside Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter. Every con has its pros, this is one badass night you wouldn’t want to miss. Gather your girls & book your tickets today. Don’t forget every ticket comes with a bonus gift bag!

For more info visit www.eventcinemas.com.au

Check out our June calendar for all of the coolest food, fashion and art and craft markets in Byron Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
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