April in Surfers Paradise is looking pretty exciting. The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games are on and along with the excitement and euphoric atmosphere. There are free festivals, events and even musical see saws! With so much on, there’s never been a better time to pack your bags and take a trip to Surfers Paradise.

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games will be an extraordinary event and game changer for the city. Get ready to witness superhuman-athletes from all corners of the world achieving their goal of going further, faster, and higher. Share the dream of every athlete, soak up the magical atmosphere and celebrate this unique mega event in April in Surfers Paradise.
When? 4th-15th of April.

Festival 2018 and Bleach Festival

These festivals are collaborating with the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games to celebrate the arts and creative culture of the Gold Coast.  With lots of free events throughout the Gold Coast, there is plenty on offer for those who appreciate the Arts.
When? 1st-15th of April

Musical See Saws by Impulse

Sixteen huge illuminated see-saws will be installed in Surfers Paradise in April, a part of an interactive playground that’s been popular word-wide, Impulse. As you play on the see-saws, they will light up and create music – keeping the little kids (and big kids) fascinated for hours. Definitely one of the best free events in April in Surfers Paradise!
When? 4th-15th of April.

Theatre performance at The H Residences

Restless Dance Theatre will be performing at the H Residences. The performance will start in a bar and take you from beautiful apartments with dazzling views, to more quirky nooks like the linen room. This award-winning performance is only $10 which includes a drink and is best suited for adults.
When? 4th-7th of April.

Gold Coast Film Festival

The 2018 Gold Coast Film Festival is on after the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The Festival will screen around 40 feature films, 125 shorts and bring film to life through a dozen special film events that run across the Gold Coast.
When? 17th-29th of April

Our self-contained Gold Coast apartments are in prime position, with different options and the best resorts in Surfers Paradise central. All resorts offer easy access to the main transport hub, and complimentary parking. All to ensure you enjoy a first-class resort accommodation and stay within reach of all the live action and events.