3 Gold Coast Events You Shouldn’t Miss This April
April is all set to be an exciting month on the Gold Coast this year, arriving with a handful of major Gold Coast events that shouldn’t be missed if you’re looking for the perfect excuse to head to the beach. Here at Aruba Surf, we offer budget accommodation Gold Coast apartments in Broadbeach, just a stone’s throw from Kurrawa Beach and central to all the best events and things to do!
On a budget or not, our Broadbeach holiday apartments cater to all, comprising stylishly modern studio and apartment accommodation that’s spacious, fully self-contained and complete with a range of fantastic facilities to take advantage of onsite. This April, book a cheap Gold Coast holiday with us and start looking forward to these three unmissable Gold Coast events!
Street Entertainment Carnival Surfers Paradise
Australian Street Entertainment Carnival is back, 100% free to attend and all set for the Easter weekend, leaving no excuse to miss it in Surfers Paradise just minutes away from our location in Broadbeach.
Simply be in Surfers Paradise to soak up an incredible atmosphere with world-class street performers to watch for free! Expect all kinds of street entertainment - music buskers, dancers and dance groups, street magicians, acrobats, theatre performances, jugglers, fire-breathers, stand-up comedians and more. Australia’s most talented will flock to Surfers Paradise to showcase what they’ve got, staged over THREE consecutive days against the backdrop of one of Queensland’s premier beaches.
Don’t miss it - Surfers Paradise Street Entertainment Carnival will take place April 10 to April 13.
GC Film Festival 2020
Gold Coast Film Festival is an annual event that takes over multiple locations on the Gold Coast to celebrate film, promote up-and-coming filmmakers in Australia and entertain movie lovers in general!
This year, Gold Coast Film Festival 2020 returns with its ever-popular program involving Gold Coast Movie Location Tours, Women in Film Lunch, SIPFest and Floating Cinema, plus a whole host of free pop-up outdoor movie showings, premieres, filmmaking workshops for all ages and movie trivia nights. There are also several brand new events for 2020, including an immersive ASMR cinema experience by WhispersRed.
The program is simply huge with something for all - be on the Gold Coast for this massive 12-day festival from April 15 to April 26.
2020 Australian Surf Life Saving Championships
If Australian Street Entertainment Carnival and Gold Coast Film Festival aren’t enough, the Australian Surf Life Saving Championships, also known as The Aussies, is back in April with over 400 beach and ocean events to spectate on Burleigh Beach and Kurrawa Beach - just a 10-minute walk away from our Broadbeach apartment accommodation!
See Australia’s best surf lifesavers and surf lifesaving clubs in action over a thrilling 9-day period, which will take over both beaches with a bustling atmosphere and a wide variety of surf lifesaving disciplines to watch firsthand - a must-see event for budding surf lifesavers and water sports fans in general.
The event will comprise the Youth Championships on Burleigh Beach, followed by the Masters and Open Championships on Kurrawa Beach - altogether lasting from April 18 to April 26.
Escape for the Easter School Holiday
All the above events will happen during the Easter school holiday! For the best way to spoil the kids on their break, round up the whole family and head to the Gold Coast for non-stop excitement this April, then take the opportunity to discover everything the region has to offer - including its beaches, family-friendly tourist attractions and theme parks - with our prime location in the heart of the Gold Coast in Broadbeach.
Aruba Surf Broadbeach is situated on Anna Avenue, a stone’s throw from Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Oasis Shopping Centre, The Star Gold Coast and Kurrawa Beach! As well as a stunning white beach, Broadbeach boasts the best shopping centres on the Gold Coast, incredible live entertainment and events, and an eclectic restaurant and café scene that shouldn’t be ignored.
Centrally positioned, Broadbeach also offers the best location for exploring the Gold Coast, including Surfers Paradise and its famous attractions, the colossal Gold Coast theme parks - Dreamworld and Warner Bros Movie World - plus Burleigh Heads and Currumbin: the home of Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.
To make the April school holiday one to remember, book with us today!
Broadbeach Budget Accommodation Gold Coast
For individuals, couples and families, we offer budget Gold Coast accommodation comprising self-contained studio apartments, one-bedroom apartments and two-bedroom apartments - each modern in design, spacious and complete with FREE WiFi and Foxtel.
Our studio apartments feature basic kitchenette facilities, an ensuite bathroom and one Queen bed, while our fully self-contained apartments feature a spacious open-plan living and dining area, full kitchen/laundry facilities and an arrangement of 1 or 2 Queen beds with one sofa bed.
ALL studios and apartments at Aruba Surf Gold Coast are air-conditioned and rounded off with a furnished private balcony for al fresco dining and soaking up the sun. H2: Facilities at Aruba Surf Resort With Aruba Surf, take advantage of a fantastic range of facilities throughout your stay - ideal for kickstarting your morning or relaxing after a busy day enjoying the Gold Coast. These include an inviting heated outdoor swimming pool with sun loungers, hot spa jacuzzi, gym and barbecue/entertainment area.
We also have a tour desk on-site, where you can enjoy hassle-free bookings to Gold Coast attractions, theme parks, tours, restaurants, local vehicle hire and more.
Save Now by Just Booking Directly
To have all the above in the palm of your hand this April, start planning a cheap accommodation Gold Coast holiday with Aruba Surf. Save now by simply booking directly in advance, where we offer the best price guaranteed on all our self-contained Broadbeach holiday apartments and studio accommodation near Kurrawa Beach.
For an unforgettable Easter school holiday, as well as the chance to enjoy Street Entertainment Carnival, GC Film Festival and The Aussies, view our affordable direct rates now at Aruba Surf Resort.