Broadbeach to transform into the ultimate world of fantasy

BROADBEACH will transform into the ultimate world of fantasy and play this morning, with the Supernova Cosplay Parade set to weave through the streets.

As part of the Supernova Pop Culture Expo at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Cosplay fans from all genres will unite for the parade from 9am today.

The parade will be led by non other than Peter Mayhew, or as he is better known, Chewbacca from the legendary Star Wars franchise.


Mayhew will also be joined by Temuera Morrison from Star Wars Episode II and III and the stars of Roadshow’s, The Lego Movie – Emmet and Wildstyle.

The parade will wind through the Mall and Surf Parade in Broadbeach, with over 5500 active Star Wars enthusiasts from over 47 countries expected to dress up and join in.

They’ll assemble in Pratten Park, south of Kurrawa Surf Club, before heading through Broadbeach Mall and along Surf Parade, ending at the GCCEC for the opening of the final day of the Supernova Pop Culture Festival.