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Supportive operations, passionate crowds and an all round temperate climate make the Gold Coast, Australia’s preferred place to host an event.

Gold Coast Major Events is a branch of Gold Coast City Council.

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Kurrawa to Duranbah to be held at Miles Buisson Park, Broadbeach on 14 December 2014

Date: 14 December 2014
Summary: Kurrawa to Duranbah 18th annual running event
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Broadbeach Christmas Carols to be held at Kurrawa Park, Broadbeach on 13 December 2014

Date: 13 December 2014
Summary: Free Christmas Carols for the benefit of the community
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Sunshine Renault Bonjour French Festival to be held at Evandale Parklands, Bundall on 23 November 2014

Date: 23 November 2014
Summary: A French Festival showcasing the multitude facets of culture from France and New Caledonia combined.
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Buskers By the Creek to be held at Winders Park and Currumbin Creek Foreshore, Currumbin on 18-19 October 2014

Date: 18 October 2014 10:00 to 19 October 2014 18:00
Summary: Buskers By the Creek will feature performances from professional buskers throughout Winders Park and Currumbin Creek Esplanade.
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Triathlon Pink Gold Coast to be held at Luke Harrop Memorial Cycle Track, Runaway Bay on 5 October 2014

Date: 5 October 2014
Summary: Triathlon Pink is a women's only national triathlon series assisting awareness and raising funds to assist the NBCF's aim of no deaths from breat cancer by 2030.
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Opera in the Park to be held at Kurrawa Park, Broadbeach on 4 October 2014

Date: 4 October 2014
Summary: Free Opera concert for the benefit of the local community
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Gold Coast Pet and Animal Expo 2014 to be held at Varsity Lakes Sports Auditotium and Central Park Oval, Varsity Lakes on 4-5 October 2014

Date: 4 October 2014 09:00 to 05 October 2014 16:00
Summary: Free community event with exhibitors, entertainment and family fun competitions which are all focused around pets and owners responsibility of animal management
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Beach Bash to be held at Roughton Park, Kirra on 4-5 October 2014

Date: 4 October 2014 07:00 to 05 October 2014 19:00
Summary: Beach Bash is the sandiest obstacle challenge in Australia with the aim to promote health, fitness and above all fun.
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Celebrate Gold Coast to be held at Queen Elizabeth Park, Coolangatta on 28 September 2014

Date: 28 September 2014
Summary: Celebrate Gold Coast is a city wide event that provides an opportunity for our community to kick start summer and celebrate everything that is quintessentially Gold Coast.
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The Gold Coast Folk Festival to be held at Country Paradise Parklands, Nerang on 20-21 September 2014

Date: 20 September 2014 12:00 to 21 September 2014 20:00
Summary: The Gold Coast Folk Festival brings you two free days of folk, blues, bluegrass, singer songwriters, workshops and jam sessions.
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Pregnancy Loss Australia Walkathon to be held at Damien Leeding Park, Ocenford on 14 September 2014

Date: 14 September 2014
Summary: The aim of this event is to get families to come for a morning out and walk in honour of their lost children.
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Rotary Club of Parkwood GC100 Charity Bike Ride to be held at Broadwater Parklands, Souhtport on 14 September 2014

Date: 14 September 2014
Summary: Fund raising charity bike ride
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Walk for Me to be held at Pratten Park, Broadbeach on 13 September 2014

Date: 13 September 2014
Summary: A family fun day aimed to raise awareness and much needed funds for Queensland Children Living with Physical Disabilties
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Bonogin Valley Spring Fair to be held at Davenport Park, Bonogin on 19 September 2014

Date: 13 September 2014
Summary: Annual fair for the Bonogin Valley Community which includes food, rides, entertainment and stall holders.
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2014 Gold Coast Science and Tec Fair to be held at Broadwater Parklands, Southport on 15-16 August 2014

Date: 15 August 2014 10:00 to 16 August 2014 16:00
Summary: Showcasing science, technology, engineering and maths sector to year 10-12 students and general public.
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Ormeau Lions Fair to be held at Brien Harris Oval, Ormeau on 9-10 August 2014

Date: 9 August 2014 08:00 to 10 August 2014 16:00
Summary: Annual Community Event- family orientated sideshow alley, live entertainment showcasing local schools, business displays, market stalls, food and beverage vendors and fireworks on Saturday night.
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Great Strides for Cystic Fibrosis to be held at Hollindale Park on 27 July 2014

Date: 27 July 2014
Summary: A charity walk for Cystic Fibrosis from Hollindale Park to the Sand Pumping Jetty and back along the beach with sausage sizzle to follow
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Kokoda Challenge starting at Firth Park Mudgeeraba on 19 July 2014 and finishing at the Nerang Velodrome on 20 July 2014

Date: 19 July 2014 07:00 to 20 July 2014 18:00
Summary: Kokoda Challenge event is a 96 Kilometer trek throughout the Gold Coast
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Trec for Rec to be held at Owen Park, Southport on 1 July 2014

Date: 1 July 2014
Summary: Annual fundraiser walk/wheel athon
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Hydrothon Southport to be held at Hollindale Park, Federation Walk and Main Beach, The Spit on 22 June 2014

Date: 22 June 2014
Summary: Hydrothon is a swim, ski paddle and run event that is held over 22.30 kilometers
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Sports Super Centre Fun Run Series to be held at Luke Harrop Cycle Track, Runaway Bay on 22 June 2014

Date: 22 June 2014
Summary: Five race community fun run series
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Deadly Families Fun Day to be held at Broadwater Parklands, Southport on 21 June 2014

Date: 21 June 2014
Summary: Indigenous Community event bringing the community together and to promote/showcase indigenous culture
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Gold Coast 100 to be held at Rudd Park, Burleigh Heads on 8 June 2014

Date: 8 June 2014
Summary: Gold Coast 100-80-50-25-10 Running Race
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Monster Machinery Day to be held at Mitchell Park, Southport on 1 June 2014

Date: 1 June 2014
Summary: Display of large machinery and equipment used to provide essential services to residents
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Hope Island Community Association Event to be held at Banksia Park, Hope Island on 1 June 2014

Date: 1 June 2014
Summary: Community Association event to raise funds for the association and for the Volunteer Marine Rescue
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Sports Super Centre Fun Run Series to be held at Luke Harrop Cycle Track, Runaway Bay on 1 June 2014

Date: 1 June 2014
Summary: Five race community fun run series
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Varsity College Winter Fair to be held at Central Park Oval, Varsity Lakes on 31 May 2014

Date: 31 May 2014
Summary: A school and community event that will include rides, live entertainment, side-show alleys, activities, games, food and drink stalls, auctions and fireworks.
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Polo By the Sea to be held at Doug Jennings Park, The Spit on 31 May 2014

Date: 31 May 2014
Summary: Exhibition polo games with corporate and public ticketed marquees and free public viewing space
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4km Fundraising Walk to be held at Damien Leeding Park, Oxenford on 25 May 2014

Date: 25 May 2014
Summary: 4 kilometre fundraising walk
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Ks 4 Kids to be held at Queens Elizabeth Park, Coolangatta; Don McSween, Miami and Palm Beach parklands, Palm Beach on 24 May 2014

Date: 24 May 2014
Summary: Ks 4 kids is a fundraising walk from Main Beach SLSC to Queen Elizabeth Park, Coolangatta.
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RSPCA Million Paws Walk to be held at Broadwater Parklands, Southport on 18 May 2014

Date: 18 May 2014
Summary: On Sunday 18 May 2014, more than 20,000 people and their dogs will walk in Queensland to show their support for animals in need.
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Zombie Escape Survival Challenge to be held at Doug Jennings Park, The Spit on 17-18 May 2014

Date: 17 May 2014 09:00 to 18 May 2014 22:00
Summary: Australia's only Zombie infested Obstacle Course!!
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Mother's Day Classic Gold Coast to be held at Pratten Park, Broadbeach on 11 May 2014

Date: 12 May 2014
Summary: Annual fun run/walk event for National Breast Cancer Foundation
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Queensland Homicide Victims Support Group to be held at Justins Park, Burleigh on 10 May 2014

Date: 10 May 2014
Summary: Community Education for One Punch Programme for schools
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Ocean Roar IRB Premiership Series Round 2 to be held at Broadbeach Beach, Broadbeach on 10-11 May 2014

Date: 10 May 2014 08:00 to 11 May 2014 16:00
Summary: Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) racing carnival
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Opera on the Beach to be held at Greenmount Beach on 8-11 May 2014

Date: 8 May 2014 18:30 to 11 May 2014 21:00
Summary: Opera on the Beach will see Opera Australia perform a full scale production of The Magic Flute at Greenmount.
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Hydrothon 22:30 to be held at Greenmount Beach with run leg from Rainbow Bay to Kirra on 18 May 2014

Date: 5 May 2014
Summary: Hydrothon 22:30 is a new race format consisting of a 1.3 km swim, 11 km, Ski Paddle and 10 km run raced by individuals.
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Bike and Street Fest to be held at Varsity Parade and Central Park Oval, Varsity Lakes on 4 May 2014

Date: 4 May 2014
Summary: Bike and Street Fest is a City of Gold Coast Celebration of bikes and all forms of active travel in a space that is used primarily by cars
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Battle of the Coral Sea Commemoration Service to be held at Cavill Memorial Park, Surfers Paradise on 4 May 2014

Date: 4 May 2014
Summary: A catafalque party will be mounted, hymns and anthems will be sung, wreaths will be laid and speeches given
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Sports Super Centre Fun Run Series to be held at Luke Harrop Cycle Track, Runaway Bay on 4 May 2014

Date: 4 May 2014
Summary: Five race community fun run series
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Gold Coast Renaissance Faire to be held at Pratten Park, Broadbeach on 2-4 May 2014

Date: 3 May 2014 09:30 to 04 May 2014 17:00
Summary: Theatrical re-creation of 16th century country fair with authetic Renaissance stage and roving performances, crafts, food and drink
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Ocean Roar IRB Premiership Series Round 1 to be held at North Burleigh Beach, North Burleigh on 3 May 2014

Date: 3 May 2014
Summary: Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) racing carnival
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Corporate Triathlon National Series to Doug Jennings, The Spit on 3 May 2014

Date: 3 May 2014
Summary: National Corporate Triathlon Series- Teams Event: 400m Swim, 10km cycle, 4km run
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Hike for Hope to be held at Pratten Park, Broadbeach on 30 April 2014

Date: 30 April 2014
Summary: Hike for Hope is a school fundraising walk.
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Beat the Blues Bootcamp to be held at Evandale Park, Bundall on 26 April 2014

Date: 26 April 2014
Summary: A bootcamp for the community to attend, with the proceeds being donated to Beyondblue
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Coomera ANZAC Day to be held at John Siganto Park, Coomera on 25 April 2014

Date: 25 April 2014
Summary: Traditional community ANZAC Day March and Service centered on Cenotaph on Oxenford- Tamborine Road at Upper Coomera.
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ANZAC Day to be held at Broadwater Parklands, Southport on 25 April 2014

Date: 25 April 2014
Summary: ANZAC Day Dawn Service and Citzens Service
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ANZAC Day Services to be held at Elsie Laver Park, Mudgeeraba on 25 April 2014

Date: 25 April 2014
Summary: Dawn and Sunset Services to commemorate ANZAC Day- Dawn Service starts at 4:15am and Sunset Service starts at 3:30pm
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Burleigh Heads RSL 2014 ANZAC Day Commemoration to be held at Burleigh Heads War Memorial Park, Burleigh Heads on 25 April 2014

Date: 25 April 2014
Summary: On the 25th of April – ANZAC Day – We remember all those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice in war.
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