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Broadwater Parklands

The Gold Coast's world class Broadwater Parklands offers a range of diverse locations and facilities for hire, designed for everything from large events to small picnics.

Broadwater Parklands events

There is always something happening at the Broadwater Parklands. in addition to the events listed below, there are several Active & Healthy events for you to take part in on a weekly basis.

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Share, Talk and Read*

Come along with your little one and join us in reading and talking together. Share tips for developing language with babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. Open to parents and carers with children 0 – 5 years.

  • Date: Every Monday
  • Time: 9.30am – 11am
  • Location: Playground by Rockpools

Sparky Do Dah*

Sparky Do Dah's Pop-Up Playground is an awesome collection of activities and games like sack races, stilt walking, balance beams, fancy dress costumes just to name a few. Best suited for kids aged 3 to 12 years. No bookings required.

  • Date: Sunday 1 May
  • Time: 10am - 2pm
  • Location: Washington Waters playground area

Darkness into Light

The “Darkness into Light” event is symbolic of the work of Pieta House, turning Darkness into Light and despair to hope. Join this suicide awareness walk to help fundraise to allow Pieta House to continue their great community work.

  • Date: Saturday 7 May
  • Time: 5am – 7am
  • Location: Dugong BBQ and shelter
  • Cost: From $20
  • Website: http://dil.pieta.ie/

Make your own Mother’s Day card*

If you’re struggling to choose between buying flowers or chocolates this Mother’s Day, then why not treat her to a handcrafted card made at this workshop? All you need to bring is your creativity!

  • Date: Saturday 7 May
  • Time: 10am - 2pm
  • Location: Beside the bouncy pillow

The Challenge Masters PB*

Kids are invited along to set their own personal best times in a variety of challenges which test hand eye coordination, balance, motor skills, physical abilities and some challenges that are just silly fun! No bookings required, just turn up on the day.

  • Date: Sunday 8 May
  • Time: 10am – 2pm
  • Location: Washington Waters playground area

RSPCA Million Paws Walk

Join the walk to raise money and show your support for animals in need. Million Paws Walk is a great day out for your furry family where you will be treated to entertainment, stalls, delicious food, competitions and giveaways. To register see website www.millionpawswalk.com.au.

  • Date: Sunday 15 May
  • Time: 8.30am – 1pm
  • Location: The Great Lawn
  • Cost: Various

Two Feet and a Heartbeat

Take the first steps to a cure for Childhood Heart Disease and register to join this charity walk. www.twofeetandaheartbeat.org.au.

  • Date: Sunday 22 May
  • Time: 9am – 1pm
  • Location: Pipi and Yabby Shelter area
  • Contact: 0434 936 198
  • Cost: From $5

Pedal car rides*

Cruise around the Great Lawn on the coolest pedal cars around. With both kids and adults sizes, the whole family can share the fun.

  • Date: Saturday 28 May
  • Time: 10am - 3pm
  • Location: The Great Lawn

Monster Machinery Day*

Cruise around the Great Lawn on the coolest pedal cars around. With both kids and adult sizes, the whole family can share the fun and best of all it’s free.

  • Date: Saturday 30 April
  • Time: 10am - 3pm
  • Location: The Great Lawn
  • Cost: Free

Salsa in the Park*

If you love salsa, bachata, cha cha cha or merengue, chances are you will love this free workshop. No partners or bookings required, just turn up on the day.

  • Date: Sunday 29 May
  • Time: 3pm – 6pm
  • Location: The Porch Stage
  • Contact: 0413 595 275

Happy Baby Yoga for Mums

  • Date: Tuesdays
  • Time: 10am
  • Location: Playground by Rockpools
  • Contact: 0403 843 730
  • Cost: $5

Tai Chi*

  • Date: Tuesdays and Saturdays
  • Time: Tues - 9am Sat – 8am
  • Location: Sculpture Walk / next to The Great Lawn
  • Contact: 0432 951 228

Starting Strong

A fun early learning class for 0 – 5years.

  • Date: Wednesdays
  • Time: 9.30am
  • Location: Sculpture Walk next to the Great Lawn
  • Contact: 0449 029 393
  • Cost: $10

Bellies to Bubs*

Support group for pregnant women or those with babies under 12 months.

  • Date: Wednesday 11 and 25 May
  • Time: 10.45am
  • Location: Sculpture Walk next to the Great Lawn
  • Contact: 0449 029 393

Heart Foundation Walk*

Join this gentle walk around the park.

  • Date: Thursdays
  • Time: 6.30am
  • Location: Meet outside the Cafe Rockpool
  • Contact: 0414 861 636

Pilates

Pilates is a great all-over body workout to transform the way your body looks, feels and performs.

  • Date: Thursdays
  • Time: 7.30am
  • Location: The Porch Stage
  • Contact: 0404 798 007
  • Cost: $5

Active & Healthy Stroller Group

  • Date: Fridays
  • Time: 9.30am
  • Location: Meet Opposite the swimming enclosure
  • Contact: 0432 692 131
  • Cost: $5

Yoga

A relaxing and energising exercise that benefits the body, mind and soul.

  • Date: Saturdays
  • Time: 7.30am
  • Location: Meet near the Porch Stage
  • Contact: 0404 798 007
  • Cost: $5

Limited parking is available onsite, additional parking at Carey Park or catch the G:link.


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