10 reasons to visit the Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is famous for fun and autumn is the perfect time of year to visit us. This year join in on all the fun and excitement across the Gold Coast with these upcoming Gold Coast events. Need an excuse to visit this autumn? Here’s ten!

1. Bleach Festival - Currumbin

Bleach Festival is the signature annual multi-arts festival of the Gold Coast. Unearth the amazing array of creativity and culture across the Gold Coast and celebrate the city's best artists. A ‘must visit’ event that continually exceeds visitor expectations year after year.

2. Quicksilver Pro and ROXY Pro - Coolangatta

Witness the best surfing talent from across the globe as they battle on one of the best right-hand point breaks on earth. The Gold Coast serves as the perfect backdrop for this premier surfing event, join in all the action at Coolangatta and keep the summer vibe going.

3. Queensland and Surf Life-Saving Championships - North Kirra Beach

Free for spectators the Queensland Surf Life Saving Championships host all the action this upcoming March. Witness the prowess of some Queensland’s finest athletes as they line up to battle the surf, sand and each other in their quest for state glory.

4. Gold Coast Film Festival - Surfers Paradise

Boasting over 50 film and film related events in eight different locations, the Gold Coast Film Festival is a celebration of film and filmmaking from one of Australia's top filmmaking locations.
All the pizazz of Hollywood comes to Gold Coast for the film festival, walk the red carpet on opening night alongside actors, filmmakers and film crew. Learn from Australia's leading producers, writers and directors in intimate seminars and workshops, plus much more.

5. Cooly Classic Swim - Coolangatta, Kirra and Snapper Rocks

The Gold Coast’s premier ocean swim. The Cooly Classic gives competitors the opportunity to pit their strength against three of Australia's most revered surf breaks - Snapper Rocks, Coolangatta and Kirra. It doesn’t matter if you're an elite swimmer or a newcomer, the Cooly Classic has an option for you.

6. 25 April - Anzac Dawn Service by Currumbin RSL - Currumbin

Visiting us over the ANZAC period? Join us as we pay our respects to those who have served for our freedom from World War I through to current conflicts. Currumbin RSL Dawn Service is an opportunity to involve the whole community from veterans and service personnel to families and children and welcomes visitors to join.

7. Surfers Paradise Live - Surfers Paradise

Surfers Paradise will be dancing to the beats of  headline acts over three days this April. The biggest music festival to hit Surfers Paradise offers a diverse array of sounds and much more - best of all the event is FREE ! With Regent Apartments located close by you’ll be close to enough to enjoy the festivities and far enough away to sleep like a baby.

8.In May - Women’s health and wellbeing expo - Robina

Get the girls together for a weekend of inspiration, information and fun at the Women's Health and Wellbeing Expo, at the Robina Community Centre. Showcasing a vast array of information, presentations and interactive demonstrations all under the one roof, the Expo provides expert tips, a wide range of educational and informative products and services on how to get the most out of life for women of all ages. Another FREE Gold Coast event that definitely warrants a visit.

9. Gold Coast beaches, Gold Coast Hinterland and more

Summer lives on the Gold Coast and our beaches are superb this time of year with clear calm days still perfect for a quick a dip. Head to the hills and explore the Gold Coast Hinterland to witness the hints of red and gold as autumn creeps in. Or; head to our always happening theme parks. Autumn is accounted the best time of year to visit the Gold Coast, so don’t miss out this year!

10. Stay at Regent Apartments Gold Coast

Okay, so maybe we’ve snuck this one in… Regent Apartments serves as the perfect base to explore all the fun and excitement happening on the Gold Coast this Autumn, with an excellent range of facilities and ideal location you’re in the best spot to make the most of your upcoming autumn Gold Coast holiday. Enquire today to get started.

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