Where to celebrate Australia Day on the Gold Coast 2020

Aussie, Aussie, Aussie, Oi, Oi Oi!

Australia Day is here and there are plenty of celebrations for Gold Coasters to enjoy.

We’ve searched up and down the coast to bring you the hottest Australia Day events happening on the glitter strip this year – there really is something for everyone!


Amy Shark at The Star
When: 26 January
Time: From 4:45pm
Where: Garden Kitchen & Bar, The Star Gold Coast
What: Performing for an exclusive audience of just 350 people, Amy Shark will take to the Garden Kitchen & Bar Lawn stage for a chilled acoustic set. Guests will enjoy the sultry sounds of NSW vocalist Michaela Baranov as the opening act from 4.45pm – 5.45pm, followed by Amy Shark appearing from 6pm to 6.30pm.
Details: mygc.com.au/see-amy-shark-at-the-star-this-australia-day/

Gold Coast Antique Auto Club
When: 26 January
Time: 10am – 2pm
Where: 238 Mudgeeraba Road, Mudgeeraba
What: Enjoy an Australia Day celebration at the club house while checking out some of the restored cars at the Gold Coast Hinterland Heritage Museum. Come along meet the members, learn more about the club and the yearly swap meet.
Details: originalgoldcoastswap.altervista.org/

City of Gold Coast Australia Day Celebrations
When: 26 January
Time: From 4pm
Where: Broadwater Parklands
What: Enjoy delicious food vendors, live music, an ‘Aussie Activities Zone’ including water play and art activities, beach volleyball and a spectacular 15-minute fireworks display synchronised to an all-Aussie soundtrack.
Details: goldcoast.qld.gov.au/thegoldcoast/australia-day-celebrations-20389.html

Bushfire FUNdraiser at Harbour Town Premium Outlets
When: 26 January
Time: From 10am
Where: Harbour Town Premium Outlets
What: Shoppers will be able to enter a Lucky Dip – featuring prizes suspended from a pink Hills Hoist – for a $10 buy-in with all funds to be donated to Currumbin Wildlife Hospital Foundation. There’ll also be plenty of ways for kids to get involved, with $5 Face Painting and $2.50 treats also raising money towards the cause.
Details: harbourtowngoldcoast.com.au

Australia Day at Nerang RSL
When: 26 January
Time: From 10am
Where: 69 Nerang Street, Nerang
What: Enjoy plenty of fun at Nerang RSL this Australia Day with a pie eating competition, hourly prize draws, thong throwing competition, live entertainment and more.
Details: nerangrsl.com.au/

Australia Day Lawn Party at Robina Town Centre
When: 26 January
Time: From 10:30am
Where: The Promenade at Robina Town Centre
What: The Australia Day Lawn Party will be held on the Promenade and feature a live DJ, free kids activities, EMU Egg & Spoon Races, a classic Aussie Thong Toss, Flour Sack Race, Cork Hat decorating workshop and a Nutbush Workshop.
Details: robinatowncentre.qicgre.com/Promotions/2020/01/Aus-Day-Lawn-Party

Australia Day at Robina Pavilion
When: 25 & 26 January
Where: 229 Ron Penhaligon Way, Robina
What: There’ll be good times across the whole weekend, with Triple J’s Hottest 100 Live & Loud on Saturday, Live Music by Jack Casey from 12pm on Sunday, and Craft Beer Towers & Woodfired Aussie Pizza available all weekend long.
Details: robinapavilion.com.au/australia-day-2020

Australia Day at Club Helensvale
When: 26 January
Time: 12 – 5pm
Where: 20-28 Discovery Drive, Helensvale
What: Celebrate this great country of ours with Free Barefoot Bowls, a Great Aussie BBQ, Free Jumping Castle, Thong Throwing Competition, Cane Toad Racing and much more!
Details: clubhelensvale.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Australia-Day-2019.jpg