Events & activities

You'll find much more to do than you ever imagined at your local branch library. An exciting range of activities and special events are held in City Libraries across the city.

There is no charge to attend any City Libraries event. All session times and booking information is available online.

City Libraries' Big Book Sale

Unfortunately this event has been postponed. We will provide more information as soon as possible.


Walking the CaminoArmchair Travel: Walking the Camino

Relax and enjoy a virtual tour of one of the world’s great pilgrim routes - the road to Santiago de Compostela.  As well as stunning images and travel tips, discover the books that will take you there.
Thursday 30 July, 5.30pm - 6.30pm
Nerang Branch Library

Meet a Living Book

A Living Book is a real life story told by its owner. Come along to one of our sessions from May to July and hear members of our community tell their personal, inspirational stories. Book online through our City Libraries events calendar. You can find more information on individual sessions in our Living Books Brochure (725KB).

Gold Coast events

The City of Gold Coast events calendar lists family-friendly, community, free and low-cost events taking place across the Gold Coast every week.

Find out about other Gold Coast attractions and things to do - visit our beachfront esplanades, shopping precincts and markets, exhilarating theme parks and relaxing restaurants. The Gold Coast's attractions are diverse and colourful in nature and offer a wealth of entertainment and activities for visitors and residents to enjoy.

More Gold Coast is your guide to events on the Gold Coast, including activities, exhibitions, markets, sport, community, art, culture and much more.

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