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The City of Gold Coast's Events Calendar is your guide to festivals and events taking place across the city.

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Event organisers

Australian City of Gold Coast plays a large role in supporting events on the Gold Coast. These events benefit our economy and our community, and are an important element in the culture and overall image of our city. We are investing approximately $200 million into new and redeveloped event infrastructure to increase our ability to support major events such as the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth GamesTM – one of the largest multi-sports events in the world.

The City’s events team is a one-stop shop for event organisers, providing logistics, approvals and planning support, and in some cases, financial assistance. We provide support for every kind of event: large and small; sports, cultural and lifestyle; international and local. We can assist you in delivering a high quality event that meets the customers' expectations. We manage the city's events portfolio, attracting and retaining events to optimise the economic benefits to the city.

Deliver/host an event on the Gold Coast

Event organisers must complete a brief application for events being delivered on public land. Our team of event specialists will assist in coordinating various stakeholders within the city to ensure you can seamlessly deliver a fantastic event.

Seek support for an event

Cash and in-kind support is available to events that drive positive outcomes for the city.

Promote my event online

There are millions of visits to this website each year, so it's a great place to promote your events.

Events toolkit and resources

Brochures, fact sheets and other resources for event organisers.

Find an event site

Locate the ideal site for your next event.

City banners

City banners are an excellent decorative and advertising medium to promote your event and local area and provide an opportunity to consolidate promotional campaigns on a larger scale across the city.

Applications may be made online.

Contact us

For more information or to enquire about how we can assist, contact our City Events team:

Phone: 07 5581 7539
Postal address:
PO Box 5042

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