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2018 Gold Coast Events

2018 is packing a punch with a full line-up of top events. Of course there's The Games in April during which time the whole world will be watching as top athletes ascend upon the Gold Coast, then there's all the usual annual events that the Gold Coast is famous for and a few new additions too.  Why not pick your favourite event and base yourself at Marrakesh Apartments for a few nights, or a few weeks to check out the action.

FEBRUARY 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

Australian Athletics Championships Gold Coast
15-18 Feb
Carrara Stadium

Luke Harrop Memorial Triathlon
25th Feb
Broadwater Parklands

2018  Hancock Prospecting Australian Swim Trials
28th Feb to 3 March
Gold Coast Aquatic Centre

MARCH 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

Quiksilver Pro & Roxy Pro
11th to 22nd March
Snapper Rocks

CMC Music Awards
15th March
The Star

Bleach* Festival 
29th March to 15th April
Gold Coast

Australian Street Entertainment Championships
30th March to 2nd April
Surfers Paradise

APRIL 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
4th to 15th April
Gold Coast

Festival 2018
4th to 15th April
Gold Coast

Gold Coast Film Festival
17th to 29th April
Gold Coast

SeaFire 2018
21st April
Surfers Paradise

SIPFEST 2018
22nd to 23rd April
Surfers Paradsie

Supanova Comic Con & Gaming Expo
27th to 29th April
Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre

Gold Coast Super Hero Weekend
27th to 29th April
Broadbeach

Step Up 2018
27th to 29th April
Surfers Paradise

MAY 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

Surfers Paradise LIVE
3rd to 6th May
Surfers Paradise


Labour Day
7th May

Cooly Classic Ocean Swim
13th May
Coolangatta

Blues on Broadbeach
17th to 20th May
Broadbeach

Gold Coast Running Festival
20th May
Cbus Super Stadium

30th Anniversary Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show
24th to 27th May
Sanctuary Cove

STOMP '18
31st May to 3 June
The Star

JUNE 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

SeaFire 2018
2nd June
Surfers Paradise

Cooly Rocks On!
6th to 10th June
Coolangatta

Australian Open Bowls
9th to 22nd June
Broadbeach

Gold Coast Airport Marathon
30th June to 1st July 
Gold Coast

JULY 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

TV Week Logie Awards
tba
The Star

Viva Surfers Paradise
13th to 22nd July
Surfers Paradise

Groundwater Country Music Festival
27th to 29th July
Broadbeach

Gold Coast Expo (midyear Caravan, Camping plus Home & Outdoor Living Ideas)
27th to 29th July
Aquis Park

AUGUST 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

Gold Coast Multicultural Festival
12th August
Southport

Gold Coast Show
31st August to 2nd September
Gold Coast Turf Club

SEPTEMBER 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

OceanWay Ride
8th September
Surfers Paradise

Swell Sculpture Festival
14th to 23rd September
Currumbin Beach

Surfers Paradise Kids Week
29th September to 5th October
Surfers Paradise

OCTOBER 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

Queens Birthday
1st October

Coolangatta Gold
6th to 7th October 
Coolangatta

Gold Coast 600
19th to 21st October
Surfers Paradise

Surfers Paradise Zombie Weekend!
26th to 27th October
Surfers Paradise

NOVEMBER 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

Bush Meets Beach
tba
Surfers Paradise

Pan Pacific Masters Games
2nd to 11th November
Gold Coast

Melbourne Cup Day
6th November

Australian PGA Championships
29th November to 2nd December
Royal Pines

DECEMBER 2018 Events on the Gold Coast:

Christmas in Surfers Paradise
13th to 24th December
Surfers Paradise

Carols on the Beach
23rd December
Surfers Paradise

Be sure to check back again soon, as we update this list regularly!

Marrakesh Apartments are located centrally between Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach. Choose from 1 or 2 bedroom fully self-contained apartments.  Our guests can also enjoy our onsite facilities including indoor and outdoor pools, rooftop area with 360 degree views, BBQ facilities, onsite car parking and more. Book Gold Coast accommodation now.


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