Dry Times #brisbane #rentalexpress (at City Botanic Gardens)

Dry Times #brisbane #rentalexpress (at City Botanic Gardens)

A LA CARTE IN THE PARK
Presented by QT Gold Coast. Foodies and funseekers unite for A la Carte in the Park, an annual indulgence featuring dishes from the Gold Coast’s finest restaurateurs and drops from the best labels. Guests can roll out a blanket for a day of food, wine and entertainment culminating in a sunset riverside concert of jazz, folk and opera.Experience the Chefs of Surfers Paradise as they provide cooking demonstrations that teach you the how-to of gourmet cooking. Sample foods straight from the growers, and grab a larger bite to eat from one of the many traders, all providing dishes under AUD10 a plate. And in the ultimate food and wine setting, grab a square of grass for a river side concert including the Royal Australian Navy Band, David De Vito and Liam Burrows.

A LA CARTE IN THE PARK

Presented by QT Gold Coast. Foodies and funseekers unite for A la Carte in the Park, an annual indulgence featuring dishes from the Gold Coast’s finest restaurateurs and drops from the best labels. Guests can roll out a blanket for a day of food, wine and entertainment culminating in a sunset riverside concert of jazz, folk and opera.

Experience the Chefs of Surfers Paradise as they provide cooking demonstrations that teach you the how-to of gourmet cooking. Sample foods straight from the growers, and grab a larger bite to eat from one of the many traders, all providing dishes under AUD10 a plate. And in the ultimate food and wine setting, grab a square of grass for a river side concert including the Royal Australian Navy Band, David De Vito and Liam Burrows.

SEAFIRE FIREWORKS CHALLENGE
Surfers Paradise Festival celebrates their passion for pyrotechnics with Seafire, a night of hypnotic fire performance and thrilling fireworks above Surfers Paradise Beach.Watch teams of Queensland’s greatest pyros go head-to-head in the skies above the foreshore, lighting up Surfers Paradise with cutting-edge fireworks timed to a thumping musical beat.Down at sea level, fire twirlers from the Phoenix Fire Tribe will blaze away with firesticks and flaming pois. See the Surfers Paradise Foreshore glow like never before!Everyone loves fireworks, everyone loves Surfers Paradise. Combining the two was easy.
(Via Visit Gold Coast)

SEAFIRE FIREWORKS CHALLENGE

Surfers Paradise Festival celebrates their passion for pyrotechnics with Seafire, a night of hypnotic fire performance and thrilling fireworks above Surfers Paradise Beach.

Watch teams of Queensland’s greatest pyros go head-to-head in the skies above the foreshore, lighting up Surfers Paradise with cutting-edge fireworks timed to a thumping musical beat.

Down at sea level, fire twirlers from the Phoenix Fire Tribe will blaze away with firesticks and flaming pois. See the Surfers Paradise Foreshore glow like never before!

Everyone loves fireworks, everyone loves Surfers Paradise. Combining the two was easy.

(Via Visit Gold Coast)

NITRO CIRCUS LIVE - GOLD COAST
Nitro Circus Live is a two and a half hour, theatrical action sports spectacular like nothing else on the planet. Featuring 40 of the world’s greatest action sports stars in FMX, BMX, skate, and crazy Nitro contraptions launched from the 50-foot high Nitro Gigant-A-Ramp. NCL is a worldwide touring sensation that has sold out stadiums in Australia, New Zealand, Europe and Las Vegas.
(Via Visit Gold Coast)

NITRO CIRCUS LIVE - GOLD COAST

Nitro Circus Live is a two and a half hour, theatrical action sports spectacular like nothing else on the planet. Featuring 40 of the world’s greatest action sports stars in FMX, BMX, skate, and crazy Nitro contraptions launched from the 50-foot high Nitro Gigant-A-Ramp. 

NCL is a worldwide touring sensation that has sold out stadiums in Australia, New Zealand, Europe and Las Vegas.

(Via Visit Gold Coast)

AUSTRALIAN SURF LIFE SAVING CHAMPIONSHIPS
The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships aka “The Aussies” brings together thousands of Surf Lifesavers from around the country to battle it out against each other for their chance to be crowned Australia’s best. Comprising of more than 300 beach and ocean events over the duration of seven days, young and old will celebrate their passion for the beach on the Gold Coast this April. Be sure to catch the largest event of its kind in the world. One movement. One passion.
(Via Visit Gold Coast)

AUSTRALIAN SURF LIFE SAVING CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships aka “The Aussies” brings together thousands of Surf Lifesavers from around the country to battle it out against each other for their chance to be crowned Australia’s best. Comprising of more than 300 beach and ocean events over the duration of seven days, young and old will celebrate their passion for the beach on the Gold Coast this April. Be sure to catch the largest event of its kind in the world. One movement. One passion.

(Via Visit Gold Coast)

GOLD COAST TRIATHLON - LUKE HARROP MEMORIAL
Gold Coast Tri - Luke Harrop Memorial will take place at the newly developed Broadwater Parklands on the Gold Coast. Join family, friends and work-mates and get involved in this great event!Event History - In 2002, one of Australia’s most promising triathletes, Luke Harrop was tragically killed whilst on a training ride on the Gold Coast. A keen and dedicated sportsman, Luke was extremely popular within the Gold Coast community, and to honour Luke, the Gold Coast Triathlon now carries his name.
(Via Visit Gold Coast)

GOLD COAST TRIATHLON - LUKE HARROP MEMORIAL

Gold Coast Tri - Luke Harrop Memorial will take place at the newly developed Broadwater Parklands on the Gold Coast. Join family, friends and work-mates and get involved in this great event!

Event History - In 2002, one of Australia’s most promising triathletes, Luke Harrop was tragically killed whilst on a training ride on the Gold Coast. A keen and dedicated sportsman, Luke was extremely popular within the Gold Coast community, and to honour Luke, the Gold Coast Triathlon now carries his name.

(Via Visit Gold Coast)

SIPFEST
Sip some cinema at SIPfest, a night under the star of Surfers Paradise watching mini-movies from Australia’s best emerging film making talent.The outdoor film festival debuted at the 2012 Surfers Paradise Festival with a program of premium short films and a panel of industry experts to divvy up gongs for Best Film, Runner-Up, Best Director, Best Cinematography and Best Editing.Set in Neal Shannon Park by the ferris wheel atop the Bruce Bishop Carpark, SIPfest is scheduled as an after-dark addition to the One Way Street Party, which lights up adjacent Appel Street during the day with good bands and groovy vibes. SIPfest films cover any genre: thriller, comedy, animation, documentary, drama … if it entertains an audience, it’s in the mix.
(Via Visit Gold Coast)

SIPFEST

Sip some cinema at SIPfest, a night under the star of Surfers Paradise watching mini-movies from Australia’s best emerging film making talent.

The outdoor film festival debuted at the 2012 Surfers Paradise Festival with a program of premium short films and a panel of industry experts to divvy up gongs for Best Film, Runner-Up, Best Director, Best Cinematography and Best Editing.

Set in Neal Shannon Park by the ferris wheel atop the Bruce Bishop Carpark, SIPfest is scheduled as an after-dark addition to the One Way Street Party, which lights up adjacent Appel Street during the day with good bands and groovy vibes. 

SIPfest films cover any genre: thriller, comedy, animation, documentary, drama … if it entertains an audience, it’s in the mix.

(Via Visit Gold Coast)

ONE WAY STREET PARTY
Gold Coast hipsters vote with their feet for the One Way Street Party, a laneway-style art and music festival that snapshots the city’s emerging cultural scene. At One Way, indie bands, live art projects and street markets ladened with one-off vintage fashions swirl against a canvas of back-street bitumen.Artists have their say in One Way’s cultural projects; an eclectic mix of live art displays and interactive exhibits perfect for the budding or long term artist. Pop into fan favourite, Skatedecksabition, and see the result of talented artists pushing themselves to new extremes, as they create a traditional artwork on a non-traditional canvas - the skate deck.Make sure to check the schedule online for three live music stages. Expect the hottest indie bands of the moment, as superstars The Jungle Giants, The Delta Riggs and Cheap Fakes take over One Way. 
(Via Visit Gold Coast)

ONE WAY STREET PARTY

Gold Coast hipsters vote with their feet for the One Way Street Party, a laneway-style art and music festival that snapshots the city’s emerging cultural scene. At One Way, indie bands, live art projects and street markets ladened with one-off vintage fashions swirl against a canvas of back-street bitumen.

Artists have their say in One Way’s cultural projects; an eclectic mix of live art displays and interactive exhibits perfect for the budding or long term artist. Pop into fan favourite, Skatedecksabition, and see the result of talented artists pushing themselves to new extremes, as they create a traditional artwork on a non-traditional canvas - the skate deck.

Make sure to check the schedule online for three live music stages. Expect the hottest indie bands of the moment, as superstars The Jungle Giants, The Delta Riggs and Cheap Fakes take over One Way. 

(Via Visit Gold Coast)

SURFERS PARADISE FESTIVAL
Presented by Centro Surfers Paradise, the Surfers Paradise Festival is back! A celebration of food, art, music and entertainment, the festival delights Surfers Paradise across four weekends of free community events.Bringing the carnival theme to Easter is the Australian Street Entertainment Championships. Held over the four day long weekend, clowns, mimes, jugglers and dancers will create a carnival of light and laughter at The High Street, Cavill Mall and The Foreshore.
(Via Visit Gold Coast)

SURFERS PARADISE FESTIVAL

Presented by Centro Surfers Paradise, the Surfers Paradise Festival is back! A celebration of food, art, music and entertainment, the festival delights Surfers Paradise across four weekends of free community events.

Bringing the carnival theme to Easter is the Australian Street Entertainment Championships. Held over the four day long weekend, clowns, mimes, jugglers and dancers will create a carnival of light and laughter at The High Street, Cavill Mall and The Foreshore.

(Via Visit Gold Coast)

ANIMALS WITH ATTITUDE GOLD COAST SCULPTURE TRAIL
There are some very colourful creatures roaming the Gold Coast and this is your chance to get up close and personal with them!Academy award winning sculptor John Cox has teamed up with a group of talented Australian artists to create 21 wonderfully decorated Koala Sculptures that are positioned in various locations around the Gold Coast. With each one sporting an individual design, the massive sculptures form a trail, and you are sure to find a favourite on your journey around them.This Extremely exciting event will launch on the Gold Coast with 21 larger than life koalas animating their parks, foreshores, shopping centres and foyers. This event has kindly been sponsored by businesses and councillors from all over the Gold Coast and we are extremely grateful for their support.
(Via Visit Gold Coast)

ANIMALS WITH ATTITUDE GOLD COAST SCULPTURE TRAIL

There are some very colourful creatures roaming the Gold Coast and this is your chance to get up close and personal with them!

Academy award winning sculptor John Cox has teamed up with a group of talented Australian artists to create 21 wonderfully decorated Koala Sculptures that are positioned in various locations around the Gold Coast. With each one sporting an individual design, the massive sculptures form a trail, and you are sure to find a favourite on your journey around them.

This Extremely exciting event will launch on the Gold Coast with 21 larger than life koalas animating their parks, foreshores, shopping centres and foyers. 

This event has kindly been sponsored by businesses and councillors from all over the Gold Coast and we are extremely grateful for their support.

(Via Visit Gold Coast)