End 2019 with These Unmissable Events Near Burleigh Heads
From October to December, the Gold Coast will countdown to the New Year with a fantastic lineup of events that shouldn’t be missed if you’re looking to close 2019 with a bang.
Buskers by the Creek Currumbin, the 2019 Gold Coast 600 and more are just around the corner and you can make sure you’re ready for the excitement with our Burleigh accommodation near Burleigh Beach!
Here at Swell Resort, our central location offers the best attractions and Gold Coast events within easy reach from our fully self-contained luxury holiday apartments - comprising of affordable one, two and three-bedroom option for couples, families and groups.
Rounded off with superb guest facilities, our Burleigh Heads Beach resort is your complete holiday in the heart of the Gold Coast, so if you’re eager for your next escape, make sure it’s on the Gold Coast for these unmissable end-of-year events:
Buskers by the Creek 2019
In Currumbin, a 10-minute drive from our central Burleigh apartments, Buskers by the Creek is back in late October for three days of non-stop live music and family-friendly entertainment.
Celebrating local buskers and artists and attracting rare talent from all over Queensland, Buskers by the Creek is a performing arts festival that’s signature to the Gold Coast, with more than 300 acts to see and a top spread of kids activities, workshops and mouthwatering food.
Head to Winders Park and Duringan Street in Currumbin for Buskers by the Creek 2019, which is set to trump last year’s event with an all-new Karma Kids Zone and a fantastic new lineup of performers. It’s one of the Gold Coast’s must-see annual festivals and it’s back near our Burleigh resort from October 18 to October 20.
Gold Coast 600 2019
Live music, an explosive atmosphere and adrenaline-pumping street racing next to the beach - the Gold Coast 600 is one of the Gold Coast’s most thrilling annual events, ready to return once more in Surfers Paradise just north of Broadbeach and Burleigh Heads.
If you’re a diehard racing fan, the Vodafone Gold Coast 600 is the ultimate event to catch this spring, which will deliver three days of racetrack action that will include the East Coast Bullbars SuperUtes Series, Porsche Wilson Security Carrera Cup and much more.
Get trackside for this heart-racing Gold Coast event, held on the Surfers Paradise Street Circuit with live music to enjoy on two huge Surfers Paradise stages. This 2019, expect performances from DJ Carl Cox and DJ Eric Powell, plus Hot Dub Time Machine, Example, Mental As Anything among others.
The Gold Coast 600 brings a whole new atmosphere to bustling Surfers Paradise - don’t miss it from October 25 to October 26.
Melbourne Cup Gold Coast 2019
In November, Australia’s biggest horse race is gearing up to stop the nation once again, and the next best location after Melbourne itself is the Gold Coast!
Various world-class venues will host the action live on race-day, including the Gold Coast Turf Club and Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre near our Burleigh Heads accommodation beachfront resort. Don’t miss a thing live on the big screen with tasty food and drinks packages, sweepstakes and raffles, live entertainment and more - the perfect way to soak up this year’s big race.
Be near the best venues hosting the live racing action with Swell Burleigh Beach resort on November 5.
GC50 Run Festival 2019
If it’s a challenge you’re seeking before 2020 arrives, set your sights on GC50 Run Festival 2019. Held in Broadbeach with a choice of distanced running circuits through scenic Burleigh Heads, Currumbin and Coolangatta, this famous annual running event is the perfect reason to set a target, get active and join thousands of other runners in one of Australia’s best running locations.
Choose from 15, 30 and 50-kilometre distances starting and finishing in Broadbeach, complete with water and aid stations and medals for all race finishers. Each circuit is to be done at your own pace, with food vendors and live entertainment to enjoy after all races come to a close.
Round up a group and get running on the picturesque Gold Coast for GC50 2019, coming on December 8.
Broadbeach Christmas Carols 2019
Christmas doesn’t get more exciting than on the beach and there isn’t a better festive event to attend on the Gold Coast than this year’s Broadbeach Christmas Carols.
Join locals and other holidaymakers on Kurrawa Beach Broadbeach - a 10-minute drive from our Burleigh Heads Beach accommodation - where live performers will be singing carols under the starry night sky. Kids activities will be available from the afternoon, along with nearby food vendors and a final fireworks display that’s sure to get you in a cheery mood for the 2019 holiday season.
Broadbeach Christmas Carols 2019 is free to attend on Kurrawa Beach and will take place on December 14.
Stay in the Heart of the Gold Coast with Swell Resort Burleigh Heads
Enjoy a central location for the above 2019 Gold Coast events with our affordable Burleigh Heads accommodation apartments! Time your arrival for one of these big events and make sure you're comfortable by choosing one of our self-contained one, two and three-bedroom options near Burleigh Beach - spacious, modern and fully furnished with everything you need to feel at home.
Whether you’re planning a surprise break with a partner, an excitement-filled family holiday or a group getaway with friends, you’ll find your ideal stay at Swell Resort Burleigh, where our stunning apartment choice provides relaxing balcony views, full kitchen facilities and complimentary guest WiFi.
With us, take advantage of the superb facilities we have onsite at our resort, a few of which include a sun-drenched outdoor swimming pool, a heated spa, full-size tennis court and gym, along with an undercover barbecue area for evening meals and group entertainment.
Burleigh Heads is an unbeatable tropical destination on the Gold Coast, and with Swell Resort, you’ll be a stone’s throw from Burleigh Beach, Burleigh Head National Park and the best Burleigh restaurants. Plan by viewing our cheap direct rates today - just visit Swell Burleigh Heads Apartments.