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Wayfinder
Fri 26 Jul

Wayfinder

by Dancenorth

Ekphrastic Writing Workshop
Age Restricted 18+
Sat 27 Jul - Sat 23 Nov

Ekphrastic Writing Workshop

Swim
Ages 16+
Thu 1 - Sat 3 Aug

Swim

BLEACH* at HOTA

FOURTEEN
Recommended Ages 14+
Auslan
Fri 2 Aug

FOURTEEN

Adapted by Shake & Stir Theatre Co with Shannon Molloy

Today I Feel a Soft Breeze
All Ages
Selve Cinema
All Ages
Sat 3 Aug

Selve Cinema

BLEACH* at HOTA

New Retro Duets
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Aug

New Retro Duets

BLEACH* at HOTA

The Mirror
8+
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Aug

The Mirror

BLEACH* at HOTA

Locked In
Ages 16+
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Aug

Locked In

BLEACH* at HOTA

I'm In A Forest
Sun 4 Aug

I'm In A Forest

BLEACH* at HOTA

Pizza & Aperitivo Cocktails Masterclass
Recommended 18+
Experiences
Friendlyjordies Presents - A Call to Neck Beards
15+
Fri 9 Aug

Friendlyjordies Presents - A Call to Neck Beards

Presented by Joke Corp Pty Ltd

Gold Coast Eisteddfod 2024
All Ages
The View Above
Pacific Airshow Gold Coast
Comedy Underground | Andrew Hamilton
Sat 17 Aug

Comedy Underground | Andrew Hamilton

Jokes About The Time I Went To Prison

Palette X George Calombaris
Age Restricted 18+
Experiences
Palette X Collabs
Maui Hip Hop Workshops
Education
Thu 22 Aug

Maui Hip Hop Workshops

by Fresh Movement Arts and Freshmans Dance Crew

MAUI
All Ages
Fri 23 - Sat 24 Aug

MAUI

By Fresh Movement Arts and Freshman's Dance Crew

2024 Gold Coast Music Awards
Thu 29 Aug

2024 Gold Coast Music Awards

Presented by Gold Coast Music Network

Kate Miller-Heidke | Catching Diamonds Tour
All Ages
Fri 6 Sep

Kate Miller-Heidke | Catching Diamonds Tour

Presented by Craft Music and One Louder

The Best of Arj Barker
Recommended Ages 15+
Sat 7 Sep

The Best of Arj Barker

Power Hour

Cirque Africa
All Ages
Mon 9 Sep

Cirque Africa

Presented by Rokitz Entertainment

Redemption - An evening of Burlesque
Ages 16+
Fri 13 - Sat 14 Sep

Redemption - An evening of Burlesque

Sass and Soul Dance

Kids Take Over 2024
Ages 12 and Under
Kids Take Over
Kids Take Over | Street Art
Kids Take Over
Kids Take Over | Chalk Me Up
Kids Take Over
Kids Take Over | Portraits
Kids Take Over
Kids Take Over | Picnic Party
Kids Take Over
Kids Take Over | Lego Battle
Kids Take Over
Thu 26 Sep

Kids Take Over | Lego Battle

With Lego Masters Andrew and Damien

Celtic Illusion
All Ages
The Joe Cocker Express
All Ages
Fri 11 Oct

The Joe Cocker Express

Presented by Good Company Entertainment Pty Ltd

Behind the Scenes Tour
All Ages
Education
Music of the Night
All Ages
Sun 20 Oct

Music of the Night

Australia's Premier Tribute to Andrew Lloyd Webber

Waru - journey of the small turtle
Wed 23 Oct

Waru - journey of the small turtle

Presented by Bangarra Dance Theatre

Pub Choir
Age Restricted 18+
Thu 24 Oct

Pub Choir

Big, Bold & Live on the Outdoor Stage

Queensland Symphony Orchestra's Favourites
Sat 26 Oct

Queensland Symphony Orchestra's Favourites

Beloved Melodies with Queensland Symphony Orchestra

Fri 1 - Sat 2 Nov

Coppélia

Presented by HOTA, in association with Queensland Ballet

RocKwiz LIVE!
All Ages
Fri 8 Nov

RocKwiz LIVE!

​Never Mind the Buzzers, Here’s RocKwiz LIVE!

Xavier Rudd
All Ages
Sat 16 Nov

Xavier Rudd

Freedom Sessions Tour

The Nutcracker
All Ages
Tue 17 Dec

The Nutcracker

Presented by BIG Live

Christmas Actually
Recommended Ages 15+
Musicals
Fri 20 Dec

Christmas Actually

Presented by HOTA and The Little Red Company

COSENTINO - DECENNIUM 'The Greatest Hits Tour'
5+
Mon 10 Mar 2025

COSENTINO - DECENNIUM 'The Greatest Hits Tour'

Presented by Gumball Entertainment




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