WHAT'S ON IN GOLD COAST IN APRIL 2017

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WHAT'S ON IN GOLD COAST IN APRIL 2017

Seafire - Gold Coast
Start Date: 01-Apr-2017
​Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast

In an Australian-first, two of the world's leading fireworks designers who were responsible for the London Olympics and the Beijing Olympics ceremonies will go head-to-head with awe-inspiring aerial shows of exploding colour, light and sound off Surfers Paradise beach for SeaFire on Saturday, April 1.

Boasting a full 30 minutes of cutting-edge fireworks displays, up to 60,000 people are expected to witness the two competing international teams each fire off 10-minute displays, creating a stunning, multicultural celebration of the universal appeal of fireworks.

A third fireworks display by one of Australia's very own leading pyro companies, Skylighter FireworX, will conclude the aerial spectacular, while audiences will also be thrilled by heart-thumping entertainment including jet-ski freestyle stunt teams during intermission.

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​Gold Coast Titans Vs Canberra Raiders ​
Start Date: 08-Apr-2017
​Centreline Place, Robina

A lazy Saturday with family! Kick back at kick-off and watch the Aquis Gold Coast Titans take on the Canberra Raiders in this Saturday afternoon showdown!

There is sure to be plenty to do around the Cbus Super Stadium precinct before and after witnessing our Titans chase the Storm out of town!

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​Gold Coast Film Festival ​
Start Date: 19-Apr-2017
135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise

Walk the red carpet on opening night alongside actors, filmmakers and film crew. Learn from Australia's leading producers, writers and directors in intimate seminars and workshops.

At the Gold Coast Film Festival, you will be captivated by internationally acclaimed dramas, comedies and genre films, locally made indie gems, engaging documentaries, family features, anime and the scariest horror films.

With over 80 film and film related events in eight different locations, the Gold Coast Film Festival is a celebration of film and film-making from one of Australia's top film-making locations - the Gold Coast.

Special events include Women in Film screenings and events and SIPFest, the annual short film competition transforming Surfers Paradise beach into a vibrant and unique cinema featuring 10 minute cinematic masterpieces by emerging filmmakers from around Australia. YScreen - a selection of entertaining and intelligent films and workshops for children and teens is open to schools and families.

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Gold Coast Superhero Weekend
Start Date: 21-Apr-2017
Broadbeach, Gold Coast

Are you just a Superhero in disguise? Mark the calendar, because Gold Coast Superhero Weekend is heading to Broadbeach. This supercharged weekend will include the Supanova Pop Culture Expo, Gold Coast Film Festival and a ton of action packed events for the young and the young at heart.
The weekend will kick off on Friday with a free screening of Disney Pixar’s, ‘The Incredibles’ in Victoria Park, plus a jumping castle, face painting and live music from 4pm.
Saturday will see comic book superheros and Jedi’s combine for an action packed day. Visit the Oasis Shopping Centre to meet Marvel superheros from 10am.Then in a galaxy far far away Victoria Park will host a free Star Wars Immersive Zone from 3pm with Jedi Training and more. The day will finish with a special screening of animation ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ from 6pm.
Whether you’re a masked crusader or perhaps from another planet, make sure you wake up early Sunday morning and suit up for the hugely popular Supanova Superhero Parade from 9am. This is the perfect morning for families to head into Broadbeach to see celebrities and characters including Optimus Prime, Avengers and many more.

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Gold Coast Bulletin Fun Run and Half Marathon
Start Date: 23-Apr-2017
Cbus Stadium
Centreline Place, Robina
QLD, 4226

The sixth annual Gold Coast Bulletin Fun Run and Half Marathon is back! Mark the date in your diary for all your friends and family to join for the distance of their choice from one kilometre, two and a half kilometres, five kilometres, 10 kilometres or 21.1 kilometres. Feel like a superstar with the finish of each run in the Cbus Super Stadium!