LIGHT UP THE NIGHT // AUSTRALIAN SWIMMING TRIALS
Now thru to Saturday March 3 from 11am // Gold Coast Aquatic Centre, Marine Pde, Southport
See the stars of swimming light up the night as they compete for selection for the Australian Commonwealth Games Team! Be part of the excitement over 4 days and nights, with swimming heroes Cam McEvoy, Cate Campbell, Ellie Cole, Kyle Chalmers and Mack Horton taking on Australia’s best to secure their place.
For more info visit www.swimming.org.au
GAINSBOROUGH GREENS FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL // CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS
Saturday March 3 at 5.30pm // Forest Green Park, Melville Dr, Pimpama
The Food Truck Festival is back and it’s bigger than ever with outdoor movies on the big screen. The Bun Mobile will be the food truck of the night which you can enjoy while watching Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs on a picnic rug and join in the fun! No RSVP’s required.
For more info visit www.gainsboroughgreens.mirvac.com
DISNEY CLASSICS FILM FESTIVAL // BAMBI
Saturday March 3 & Sunday March 4 // Various locations, Event Cinemas
The Disney Classics Festival is coming to the big screen from 24 February until 18 March and features all your Disney favourites including 101 Dalmatians, Bambi, Dumbo and The Lion King. Tickets are just $8 each so it’s the perfect day out for you to belt out your favourite!
For more info www.eventcinemas.com.au
DROP & SHOP
Saturday March 3 & Saturday March 17 at 9.30am // Brunswick Picture House, 30 Fingal St, Brunswick Heads
Drop the kids off for a Saturday morning classic (G) kids film. Stay and enjoy a great coffee and snack at Ballyhoo Kiosk or take off for a couple of hours and shop, or not. Children under 10 cannot be left unattended.
For more info visit www.brunswickpicturehouse.com
MELANOMA MARCH COOLANGATTA
Sunday March 4 at 7am // The Strand, Marine Pde, Coolangatta
Take a picturesque 4km loop along the foreshore of Coolangatta Beach, turning at Point Danger with participants encouraged to walk, march, stroll or even run the course. Over the past three years, the Coolangatta event has raised over $60,000 which is helping to improve the survival rates as a result of on-going research projects.
For more info visit www.melanomamarch.org.au
PAWS & PIZZAZ PET EXPO
Sunday March 4 from 9am – 2pm // The Marine Village, Masthead Way, Sanctuary Cove
In a day dedicated to four-legged fun, entertainment and education, bring your furry friends as The Marine Village transforms into a wonderland for your pooch! Activities include pet health and wellbeing, tasty treat tastings, pet photos, grooming tips, Insta-Pet meet and greets, pet talent competitions, doggy dress-ups, Lola’s kissing booth and more…
For more info visit www.sanctuarycove.com/pawsandpizzazz
WORLD TRAVEL EXPO
Sunday March 4 from 9am – 4pm // Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre, 2684 -2690 Gold Coast Hwy, Broadbeach
At the World Travel Expo, you’ll have exclusive access to air, land, rail and cruise suppliers, as well as tourism bodies, hotels and attractions from all your favourite destinations around the globe. Don’t miss the free travel presentations and stage entertainment as well as a kids zone and many other pop-ups, displays and attractions to assist you with your travel plans.
For more info visit www.gccec.com.au
KIKKI K MAKE A CHANGE WORKSHOP // VISION BOARD
Sunday March 4 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, the friendly team at kikki.K are here to help. The cost is $40 per person, and all attendees will receive a bonus gift. Bookings are essential as spots are limited, please call kikki.K Pacific Fair on (07) 5628 0526 to book!
For more info visitwww.pacificfair.com.au
OCEAN FILM FESTIVAL WORLD TOUR
Wednesday March 7 & Thursday March 8 at 7pm // HOTA, 135 Bundall Rd, Surfers Paradise
Designed to mesmerise and enthral, the Ocean Film Festival World Tour showcases more than two hours of sublime footage taken above and below the water’s surface. This carefully curated selection of short films document the beauty and power of the ocean and celebrate the divers, surfers, swimmers and oceanographers who live for the sea’s salt spray; who chase the crests of waves; and who marvel at the mysteries of the big blue.
For more info visit www.hota.com.au
COOMERA ANGLICAN COLLEGE // PRINCIPAL’S TOUR
Thursday March 8 at 9am // Coomera Anglican College, 8 Days Rd, Upper Coomera
During the event you will hear from the College’s founding Principal, Dr Mark Sly and Head of Primary, Mr Graeme Kirkpatrick. Student leaders will conduct tours around the campus and escort you through the grounds pointing out specific areas and facilities. At the conclusion of the tour you will be invited to a morning tea and have the opportunity to meet and greet with key College personnel.
Check out our March 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