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New Years on the Gold Coast
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#1 tle

Posted 26 December 2012 - 11:56 AM

We're taking the kids to the Gold Coast for a holiday and will be there for New Years Eve.

Does anyone know if they have a fireworks display and/or any family oriented events on? We're staying in Southport and are hoping there will be something we can walk to but we do have a car if we need to drive.

#2 Fire_fly

Posted 26 December 2012 - 12:01 PM

Broad beach usually does a 9pm fireworks display with a bit if a family thing along the foreshore. Just stay away from surfers!

#3 Unatheowl

Posted 26 December 2012 - 12:20 PM

We spend every second year at main beach.  We are not very exciting though.  Usually the restaurants will do a set menu and some sort of entertainment.  There are usually early fireworks for the kids.  They then expire at around 9:30pm and we go back to our apartment and have a drink until the midnight fireworks which we watch from the balcony and then go to bed.  Usually to the sound of gunfire on cavil avenue original.gif

#4 barrington

Posted 27 December 2012 - 02:25 PM

Have a look at this page for a listing of all the fireworks on the Gold Coast.



#5 tle

Posted 27 December 2012 - 10:28 PM

Thanks guys, that helps a lot and barrington that link gave me all the details I needed.  Looks like we'll be across the road from the souhport fireworks so that worls out perfect.




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