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Australia Day on the GC

January 26, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

| Free

Head along to the annual Australia Day celebrations, held at Evandale Parklands in the Gold Coast, for a full day of family entertainment!

On the bush track, there’ll be a snake show, animal nursery, wood turners, potters, automobile restoration, damper making, spinners and weavers, Wasp Creek Rural Fire Brigade and bush poetry.

The Main Arena will feature Flairs Freestyle Show Рa high action choreographed show featuring BMX and Freestyle Moto-X riders. The kids will love face painting, kids craft, hip-hop dance workshops, amusement rides, bungy tramp, petting zoo and pony rides and kids shows.

There’ll be cooking and comedy shows, pig racing and sheep shearing, and local bands including headliners Round Mountain Girls. Bring your swimmers to have fun on the lake with kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, walk-on-water balls and SLSQ surf fun clinics. An open air train will run continuously and you can feed the family at the multicultural and traditional Aussie food stalls.

Celebrate Australia Day on Monday 26 January, 10am ‚Äď 4pm, at¬†Evandale Parklands and Lake (behind The Arts Centre Gold Coast).¬†Limited parking will be available onsite or catch the free shuttle bus¬†from the Turf Club.


January 26, 2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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The Arts Centre Gold Coast
135 Bundall Road
Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217 Australia
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07 5588 4000