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Groundwater Country Music Festival

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Groundwater Country Music Festival invites you to come and rock out in the stunning Broadbeach precinct and feel the spirit of what this amazing festival represents.

Live performances from Lee Kernaghan, Beccy Cole, Davisson Brothers Band, Casey Barnes, The Wolfe Brothers, Graeme Connors, Fanny Lumsden and many more.

Spruce up your cowboy boots ready to attend this thread day free Country Music Festival.

VIVA Surfers Paradise 2019

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VIVA Surfers Paradise 2019
12th to 21st July 2019

Music legends live on at VIVA Surfers Paradise, Australia’s ultimate tribute artist festival.
With a family friendly program of free live performances and events over 10 days.
There’ll be all your favourite Viva fun including stellar performances by the best tribute artists, rock ‘n’ roll dancing, classic cars, and of course the ever-popular Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Competition. Come dance, sing and relive the music, memories and moments of some of the world’s most iconic music legends, honoring the likes of Elvis Presley, Dean Martin, Jim Morrison, Queen and the Blues Brothers.
See the full 2019 Viva Surfers Paradise program and experience Surfers Paradise take a step back in time.

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

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Wander through the natural bushland and rainforest settings at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary which has been voted one of the Gold Coast’s most popular tourist destinations.
Open animal enclosures, feeding kangaroos lorikeets and cuddling koalas, daily shows, animal experiences, wildlife hospital and an Aboriginal show.

Grande Florida - Local Restaurants

Eating Out?

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Must visit Restaurants in the area:-

Miami is a must-visit Gold Coast destination nestled between Nobby Beach and Burleigh Heads. With a breathtaking white beachfront, a laidback coastal atmosphere and some of the best restaurants to be found on the Southern Gold Coast.

Traditional Greek sharing plates in an exposed brick dining room with a bar serving eclectic wines.

Miami Marketta
Marketta Street Food, a laneway dining experience. 25 food vendors of all nationalities in the one space, take your entree from spain, your main from Thailand and sweets from france. Seating for over 650 people at any one time and live music.

The LC
Australia’s first multi-vendor foodie marketplace dedicated exclusively to plant-based eating.

The Henchmen
New family friendly and dog friendly eatery serving organic coffee from the Byron Bay Coffee Company.
The menu will host a range of gluten-free and vegan-friendly options, as well as meaty-meals for the carnivores for breakfast and lunch.

Burleigh Pavilion
The ultimate destination for those looking for epic beachfront water views.
The Pavilion Bar’s casual outdoor space is a perfect place for a drink with a breathtaking view.
The terrace area offers an extensive list of tasty bar bites including wood-fired pizzas; burgers; salads; beer-battered fish and chips; seared barra; and a French dip steak sandwich.

Burleigh Bears – Bears On Ten
Burleigh Bears League Club boasts 2 bars, a bottle shop and the wonderful “Bears on Ten” Bistro for all your dining needs plus free return shuttle and a kids playroom.

Mt Warning

Mount Warning

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If you love a good hike then you are definitely going to want to set aside a day to take the trip to the summit of Mount Warning. You’re looking at a round trip of around 5 hours and the views from the top are spectacular.

June is a great month to take the trek because the lower daytime temperatures make the whole experience much more comfortable. You don’t need to set out too early – although you can if you want to be the first in Australia to see the sun rise over the east coast.

Cooly Rocks On Festival

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Cooly Rocks On Festival is returning to Coolangatta with an unmissable five-day program to celebrate all things rock and roll, rockabilly and vintage. It’s an explosive nostalgia party bursting with live music, shiny cars, markets, street parades and more, and the perfect reason to pack your bags and head to the coast this June.
Book directly with us today, and you’ll be all set for Cooly Rocks On – the ultimate rock and roll festival this 2019!
Don’t forget to use the promo code for you discounted rate.

Blues on Broadbeach

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The Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival runs over four massive days bringing the best of Blues from all over the world to the Gold Coast.

Artists perform along the beachfront, in parks, streets, trendy venues with over 20 pop-up stages across the Broadbeach precinct.

The free festival has grown to become an event of international standing, boasting a stellar local and international line-up.

It’s has become an event highlighted on many locals and tourists calendars and is not to be missed.

Book your accomodation with us at Grande Florida Resort.

Don’t miss out on experiencing and attending this free Blues event.

Mothers Day

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Mum, Mom, Mother, Guardian Angel.

May we humbly say to all the mother’s out there “THANK YOU”.

Mother’s Day is a celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society.

It goes without saying that being a mother is one of the toughest jobs out there but not a day goes by that children young and old feels grateful for all the hard work and sacrifices that mothers across the world make for their families.

This Mother’s Day treat your mum to a weekend away or holiday with us at

Grande Florida Resort.

Have precious time spent with your mum and give your mum the gift of feeling like she is in an oasis paradise.

Your mum will feel rejuvenated after she relaxes and unwinds around our two lagoon swimming pools.

Book directly with us on 0755728111.

Sea World, Gold Coast, Queensland

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Sea World is a marine mammal park, oceanarium, and theme park located on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

It includes rides, animal exhibits and other attractions, and it promotes conservation through education and the rescue and rehabilitation of sick, injured or orphaned wildlife. The park is commercially linked to Warner Bros. Movie World, Wet’n’Wild and Paradise Country as part of the theme park division of Village Roadshow.

Supanova Comic Con & Gaming

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Supanova Comic Con & Gaming is a fan convention focusing on science fiction, fantasy film and TV, comic books, anime, gaming and collectables.

One of the major attractions at Supanova is the special guests. These guests are often well-known personalities of interest to the convention attendees who participate in signing sessions and panel discussions with their fans

Other notable attractions at Supanova include the cosplay competition, the “Artist’s Alley” where aspiring artists can display and sell their work, and the anime theatre. On many occasions Supanova has also hosted, as satellite events, artwork masterclasses, film screenings or similar activities. There is a large exhibitors area at Supanova where attendees can purchase merchandise from one of the many traders present.