Upcoming Action-packed Events at Gold Coast
Category: Blog Written by : Phoenician Resort
If you are a sports loving person and planning a vacation, Gold Coast is right decision because you can try out some of the exquisite activities, which are not found everywhere. Apart from the water based fun like waterskiing, boating, surfing, scuba diving, the city offers many action packed events. Some of which are free to experience, whereas for some you need to make prior reservations. Since the city has a wonderful weather, more and more people from various corners of the world come to spend their time relaxing and engaging in interesting actions. Here are some of the events you can be a part of, in the month of May and June.
Gold Coast SUNS Vs Collingwood
A block buster game is waiting for all the rugby lovers on 23rd May between Gold Coast SUNS and Collingwood. This is Round 8 of the 2015 Toyota AFL premiership season at Metricon Stadium. Book your tickets paying $33 as early as possible because last time it was a record crowd, so secure your place soon. Apart from the match, enjoy a great day out with plenty of entertainment that includes live music, roving entertainment and many other events from 13:30 onwards. The tickets include free transport to and from Metricon Stadium on selected Translink services. You can even avail free shuttle buses from Nerang train station, Broadbeach South tram station and the Park’n’Ride at Boowaggen Road at Merrimac.
Gold Coast Titans Vs South Sydney Rabbitohs
If you love to watch rugby with your family and friends, then this is the match you just cannot miss. Take your close ones and witness the exciting match of Gold Coast Titans against South Sydney Rabbitohs. It is scheduled for 30th May at 15:00 on Saturday and the tickets cost $25 for the adults, whereas you do not have to pay anything for the kids. This is a day for family with unlimited entertainment even off the field. Apart from the usual Titans Fan Zone activities, there will be a giant slip and slide, Bat Tower, side show alley and many other attractions.
Southport Yacht Club Open Day
Have you ever sailed a yacht? If you are in Gold Coast, let that dream come true, by being a part of Southport Yacht Club Open Day. There will be free Try Sailing at the Main Beach. The event is scheduled for 31st May and starts from 9:00 in the morning till 14: 00 in the noon. Your kids will also love taking photographs with animals from Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Enjoy at the Australia’s first Pontoon Bar and participate in the live entertainment and other exhibition sponsored by the Yacht Club. There is car parking facilities as well as free Wi-Fi Internet access zone.
Australian Open – Bowls Australia
Here is your chance to witness world’s richest lawn bowls event at Gold Coast. This major sporting action will be happening here for next 5 years. You can be a part of this exciting program participated by over 4, 000 bowlers from around the nation and globe on 13th June and it will continue till 25th June. The opening hours of this 13 day festival is 8 in the morning with venues at 14 different clubs. ‘The world’s biggest bowls festival’ boasts a prize of AUD 2, 25, 000. So, if you have already reserved a place for family accommodation in Gold Coast during this time, do not miss this event at Broadbeach.
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