Beach Rugby Fives - 12 - 14 October
The Beach Rugby Fives will turn Kirra Beach into a football lover's paradise as Australian teams compete on the sand at the inaugural festival from 12-14 October. Beach Rugby Australia is presenting a spectacular, fast paced and exciting game based on modified rules of Rugby Union, Rugby League and Touch Football. There is no better place to host Australia’s annual international Beach Rugby tournament than the beautiful Kirra Beach, and with beach entertainment, live bands, a fan zone and lounge bars, there is something for everyone to enjoy!
Find more details, including how to register visit www.beachrugbyaustralia.com.au.
Kirra Criterium Classic - 20 October
The Kirra Criterium Classic will return to the beachside village of Kirra on Saturday 20 October for a day of speed cycling action. Featuring six divisions of races along the iconic Kirra foreshore, the 1.2km hotdog circuit along Musgrave Street produces entertaining, spectator friendly racing that attracts some of the leading riders in the country to one of the best backdrops for cycle racing. Kids can join the fun too, with a range of events for the young ones to showcase their skills and win some great prizes.
Visit www.southerngoldcoast.com.au for more details.
Tour de Valley Challenge - 21 October
Currumbin Valley will once again host the annual Tour de Valley Challenge on Sunday 21 October. Featuring the 36km Solo Time Trial, 72km and 36km Team Cycling Challenge and 18km Corporate Team Challenge, cyclists of all levels can ride either as an individual or as a member of a team while experiencing the beauty of Currumbin Valley. The scenic route follows Currumbin Creek on its journey from Mt Cougal National Park and provides the perfect setting for spectators to witness all the cycling action.
Visit www.facebook.com/TourDeValley for more details.
Australian SUP Titles - 9 – 13 November
The 2018 Australian SUP Titles will return to Currumbin from 9 - 13 November.
Hosted by Surfing Australia and Surfing Queensland, the event incorporates the disciplines of SUP Surfing, SUP and Prone Marathon Racing, SUP and Prone Technical Racing as well as Community Marathon Racing and Flat Water Sprint Racing. Come and watch as the best of the best battle the elements in one of the most exciting surf sport events hosted on the Gold Coast.
Visit www.surfingaustralia.com for more details.
Coolangatta Christmas Carols - 9 December
Coolangatta's Queen Elizabeth Park will come alive with the spirit of Christmas on Sunday 9 December, with free Coolangatta Christmas Carols presented by The Strand at Coolangatta. Sing along to your favourite Christmas carols and be entertained as skydiving Santa arrives in true Gold Coast style! With food trucks, live entertainment, market stalls, free face painting, jumping castles and a fireworks finale to end the night, there is something to satisfy all ages at the Southern Gold Coast’s biggest celebration of the festive season.