Ice Skating Mar 29 You can ice skate on the foreshore of one of Australia's most famous beaches at Surfers Paradise, at the "Brrr on the Beach", ice rink ($10 for 15 mins), from 2pm 9pm. How cool is that.
Get along to the races, with the whole family for a special Easter Raceday. The Gold Coast Turf club have lots of great free activities planned for the kids, including a Giant Slip & Slide, Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, Jumping Castle and even a visit from the Easter Bunny. That's in addition to all the horse racing action and entry is free for kids and only $15pp for adults. Enjoy a day at the races, 10am to 4pm , for something different this Easter. For more information, visit the Gold Coast Turf Club website. The course is located at: Racecourse Drive, Surfers Paradise.
Easter Madness at Broadwater Parklands March 30
Broadwater Parklands is hosting a free outdoor concert on Easter Saturday, 5pm to 9pm. Find your spot on the Great Lawn and get ready for a line up of talent with: Nadia and The Swing, DJ Warren Elwell, Lesyah and The Vault House Band, ABBA Live, Michael Fix and Nadia Sundae all set to perform. There's more on Easter Sunday, with Easter themed games and activities for the whole family. For lots of eggcellent fun, join in the Easter egg hunt, egg and spoon races, sack races and more. For more information, click here.
Sirromet Cellar Door have a family Easter Sunday planned with the Easter Bunny bringing free Easter eggs, rides (between 10am 4pm, $5 p ride), pedal carts, rock climbing, a jumping castle and sausage sizzle ($2) for the kids, while parents can enjoy the wine, delicious food, live music and winery tours and tastings. There's a café menu over lunch available too. Sounds like a great way to spend Easter Sunday. Bookings aren't required. For directions and more info visit the Sirromet Winery website.
Music in the Park Mar 31
There's also a free outdoor concert at Burleigh Heads (Memorial Park Cnr The Esplanade & Connor Street, ) on the 31st, from 1pm 5pm. Featuring a line up of local artists from South East Queensland, this is a fun way to get outdoors and into the groove on the long weekend. For more information, visit Gold Coast Parks.