Supanova Comic Con & Gaming
April 15 – 16, Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre
Welcome to the welcoming home of Australia’s pop culture fandom – a place where fans inspired by comics, sci-fi, fantasy, anime, gaming, nostalgia and literature come together to celebrate.
Gold Coast Film Festival
April 19 – 30, various locations
This annual 12-day film festival will deliver more than 100 films, panels, parties, pop-up cinemas and special events right across the Gold Coast. There will be films from all over Australia and the world, by filmmakers from a diverse array of backgrounds – all coming together to celebrate our local film industry.
Red Hot Summer Tour
April 22, Broadwater Parklands
The Red Hot Summer Tour is bursting into 2023 with a line-up of Aussie music icons like no other. Catch Paul Kelly, Bernard Fanning, Missy Higgins and more, all coming to the Gold Coast for an unmissable concert.
Blues on Broadbeach
May 18 – 23, Surf Parade in Broadbeach
Every year, Blues on Broadbeach hosts international and Australian talent throughout Broadbeach. This year, musicians like Tommy Emmanuel, Don Walker and more from the dazzling line up will take to the outdoor stages and venues – all for free.
Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show
May 25 – 28, Sanctuary Cove
It’s the most glamorous, immersive, unmissable boating lifestyle event in the Southern Hemisphere. From the luxury lifestyle of the superyacht set to the family fun of messing around with everything on, under and around the water SCIBS is sure to deliver.
Gold Coast Fashion Week
May 12 – 21, Gold Coast Fashion Project
The Gold Coast is truly coming of age as a fashion capital, and the Gold Coast Fashion Week is the ultimate celebration of that. Showcasing designs and designers that are unique and distinctly coastal, this year’s event will host a new generation of influencers, media and buyers, too.
For The Love
May 13 – 14, Doug Jennings Park
Join the For The Love team as they return to the stunning Gold Coast, joined by global pop sensation Charli XCX, Duke Dumont, Sonny Fodera and Snakehips, not to mention crowd favourites Cosmo’s Midnight and many more.
x Shelley, Jennifer and Bel