Upcoming Events to watch out for in the Gold Coast in December

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With the onset of December, the Gold Coast and its surrounding areas are gearing up for Christmas and welcoming the New Year. The entire Gold Coast region is preparing to soak in the favourable climate and transform the look of the city to mark the end of the year with grandeur. To revel in this festive spirit, there are a large number of events planned by various organisers for tourists to make the most of this season.

  Christmas Light Competition

Nothing can be more impressive and majestic than a display of lights, especially during the Christmas. That is why the city of Gold Coast organises the Christmas Light Competition, starting from 6th of December (Friday) to 24th of December (Tuesday). Owing to the competitive spirit, travellers to the Gold Coast can get an amazing opportunity to view marvellous series of illumination throughout the region. As the entire city prepares to don the sparkling colourful lights and mesmerise all its residents and visitors, be there to witness the wonders these lights can create.

Gold Coast Art Prize 2013

For tourists who have an interest in art and have panache for the brush, this is the event they can’t afford to miss. This prestigious event, which is on its 45th year, offers a prospect to every contemporary art practitioner to showcase their talent. After allowing entries from all throughout the Australia, this esteemed prize is awarded to the deserving artist. Scheduled time of this event is slated to start on 7th of December through 9th of February, 2014. Watch out for this event and enjoy the surreal beauty of art.

New Years Fireworks

December is the time of the year when the Christmas frenzy catches up with every individual, only to be followed by New Year Celebrations. Take a ride to the Surfers Paradise, which is close to Broadbeach with your family and loved ones to enjoy the wondrous fireworks display on the New Year’s Eve. Pack your party hats, sparklers, picnic blankets and get on the party mood to bid adieu to this year and welcome the New Year. So, let the fireworks dazzle and create a memorable experience of show stopping proportions with the stroke of the midnight.


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