INFAMOUS THE SHOW
Now thru to mid April // Westfield Shopping Centre, Helensvale
Following sell-out shows across the country, the risqué adults circus INFAMOUS is back to the Gold Coast! You’ll laugh, you’ll blush, you’ll gasp with fear – it’s all a part of the INFAMOUS excitement! Our favourite bare-chested acrobats, naughty clowns and dazzling dancers are set to tease and tantalise under the Spiegel Big Top at Westfield Helensvale until mid April. Grab your squad. A night out at INFAMOUS is the perfect cure to the New Year slump. Couples, groups, social clubs, corporate-types – everyone is welcome… only if you are over 18 of course!
BYRON BAY SURF FESTIVAL
Thursday February 13 thru to Sunday February 16 // Byron Bay Brewery, Byron Theatre, RVCA Gallery & Wategos Beach
The Byron Bay Festival is back and better than ever with tons of fun events over the four days. There is an Australian film premiere, live music shows, a beach clean up, surf markets, surf competitions and so much more. There will be so many different activities to get involved in with the family and is a perfect way to spend a sunny weekend!
BRISBANE’S SECOND CINNABON BAKERY OPENING
Friday February 14, from 8am // Westfield Garden City, Mt Gravatt
Cinnabon is set to steal the hearts of Brisbane southsiders with the announcement it will open on Valentine’s Day! The Bansal Group is bringing the world-famous Cinnamon Rolls to Westfield Garden City on February 14, following hot on the heels of the Toombul opening in December. Like Cinnabon Toombul, Garden City will be serving up specialty-grade coffee from an award-winning local roastery. If you’re looking for something cooler on the palette, cinnalicious iced and blended beverages, such as the signature Cinnamon Roll Chillata are also on offer.
SAND SAFARI FESTIVAL
Friday February 14 thru to Sunday March 1 // Surfers Paradise Beach
Surfers Paradise will be transformed into a Sand Safari paradise with 270 tonnes of sand turned into your favourite fairytale classics. There will be breathtaking art installations, sand sculpting demonstrations, interactive workshops and live entertainment. This is an event that all ages will enjoy!
GOLD COAST SUNS AFL WOMEN’S SEASON OPENER
Saturday February 15, from 3.15pm // Metricon Stadium, Carrara
Join in as history is celebrated this Saturday at metricon stadium! The SUNS AFLW team are the first professional women’s sporting team on the Gold Coast and on Saturday February 15 they will play their first home match! Event starts at 3.15pm, with the game starting at 4.10pm. Come down and support your local team!
QUEENSLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA // STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI
Saturday February 15, at 2pm & 7.30pm // Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Bank
Star Wars fans won’t want to miss this incredible experience of watching Star Wars: Return of the Jedi on the big screen whilst the iconic soundtrack is played live by the Queensland Symphony Orchestra.
MOVIES UNDER THE STARS // THE LEGO MOVIE 2
Saturday February 15, from 7pm – 9pm // Ronnie Long Park, Palm Beach
Movies Under the Stars is a fantastic way to get the family out of the house and to enjoy a movie in the fresh air! You can either bring your own picnic or take advantage of the delicious food there is to offer on-site. There is also free interactive kids fun with Sparky DoDah from 4.30pm!
WORLD TRAVEL EXPO
Saturday February 15 & Sunday February 16, from 9am – 4pm // Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Bank
The World Travel Expo is your ticket to travel deals, expert advice and free information sessions. With major airlines, tour, cruise and rail specialists, destination experts and more for all destinations around the world, this is your one-stop shop to research, compare and book your next family holiday!
GOLD COAST SUMMER SWIMS
Sunday February 16, from 8am – 11am // Kirra Beach & Coolangatta Beach
Join other Gold Coaster’s for the final ocean swim of the Gold Coast’s Summer Swims program. This is a social event that is perfect for those who are wanting to push themselves with their swim training, surf practice or race prep – or simply for those who want to have some fun. There is the option of a 1.25km or 1.75km swim, so all levels are welcome!
WATER EXHIBITION // KIDS TOUR – PLANET PROTECTORS
Sunday February 16, from 10.30am // GOMA, South Bank
Kids can explore ‘Water’ through tours, talks, hands-on workshops and more. Its purpose is for kids to discover the different ways they can care about the future of water in an interactive and engaging setting.
Tuesday February 18 thru to Saturday February 22 // QPAC, South Bank
‘Flower’ is a delightful 40-minute dance-theatre work show made for babies aged from four to 18 months. It celebrates the ‘being-ness’ of each baby and explores the idea of how a baby enters the world with a blank slate and showcases how parents have as much to learn and gain from their baby as their baby does from them.
On the lookout for more family-friendly fun around Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Byron Bay? Check out our full list of calendar events here…
FEBRUARY WHAT’S ON CALENDAR
For all of the best family-friendly events going on this week and all month long in Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Byron Bay, check out what we’ve got on the calendar!
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FEBRUARY MONTHLY MARKETS
Market mad? Check out our market calendar for all of the coolest food, fashion and art markets on this month in Byron Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
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