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2012 Events


22 July 2012 – Sparky’s Carnival #1
Set in the beautiful Tallebudgera Valley, the community hall and adjoining parklands came alive for our first ever adventure. It was a creative arts carnival that celebrated community connections, with a day full of magical activities and performances.

23 September 2012 – Sparky’s Carnival #2
Having learnt lots of lessons from our first event, we held Carnival #2 at the Varsity Lakes Community Hall and adjoining Community Gardens. We offered a greater number of activities and performances, creating a memorable day for those in attendance.

15 December 2012 – Sparky’s Carnival #3
Gold Coast City Council’s Active and Healthy division caught wind of what we had achieved and promoted us as the launch event of the Summer School Holiday Program. Sparky’s Carnival #3 took the concept and project from strength to strength.


2013 Events


4 April 2013 – Creative Capers at Justins Park in Burleigh as part of the Autumn School Holiday program

7 April 2013 – Surfers Paradise Festival

23 June 2013 – GCCC June School Holiday Program event at Kurrawa park in Broadbeach

11 August 2013 – Sparky’s Carnival #4 – Superheroes Unleashed!
This was our first ‘themed’ carnival, and saw over 400 little superheroes take over the Albert Waterways Community hall for a day of Super-Fun! I was on the front page of the Gold Coast Bulletin in the lead up, with a great story about the unique event we had created.

6 October 2013 – Creative Capers in Ashmore offering my Pop-Up Playground and a Tie Dye workshop

31 October 2013 – Off the Streets Ormeau (a safe space Halloween themed event held by My Ormeau)

3 November 2013 – Sparky’s Carnival #5 – A Halloween Spooktacular!
The Upper Coomera Community Centre was transformed into a ghastly hall of Halloween delights for a memorable interactive, hands-on, participation based creative arts carnival.

14 December 2013 – Creative Capers at Firth Park in Mudgeeraba


2014 Events


1 February 2014 – Movies in the Park Mudgeeraba

8 February 2014 – Movies in the Park Mudgeeraba

22 February 2014 – Highland Park Street Meet

1 March 2014 – Creative Capers in Pacific Pines

6 April 2014 – Creative Capers at Justins Park in Burleigh

4 May 2014 – Music in the Park Maudsland
Parklake came alive for an enjoyable afternoon for the whole family with our range of Event Entertainment for the whole family. There were live local bands, a jumping castle, rock climbing wall and me with all the free children’s activities.

18 May 2014 – Mantra Group – ‘Balls for a Cause’ corporate fundraising event

29 June 2014 – The Advancetown Hotel
My first time providing the children’s entertainment for the monthly Family Fun Day at the Advancetown Hotel.

2 July 2014 – GCCC Active & Healthy June July 2014 Holiday Program
This was an amazing pop-up playground at the Pacific Pines Community Hub. A ghost town 10 minutes before the start, it was a thriving hive of activity minutes later. A lot of new faces were amazed at my activities, and thankful the GCCC put on such great free events in the suburbs.

13 July 2014 – Zest Festival – Kurrawa Park in Broadbeach
The Active & Healthy Alliance Gold Coast launched the inaugural ZEST Festival; a celebration of our City’s enviable active & healthy lifestyle. ZEST aim’s to showcase the range of Gold Coast fitness, sport, recreation, health and wellness businesses and organisations for residents and visitors.

20 July 2014 – G:Link Opening at Victoria Park in Broadbeach
The Broadbeach Alliance created an amazing space in Victoria Park, with the Art and Craft Market and lots of kids activities. I was chuffed to be there to work with families having a fun day out, after their first free trip on the light rail.

27 July 2014 – The Advancetown Hotel Sunday Funday

3 August 2014 – Octopus’s Garden Festival
This family gathering on the Tweed River was a ‘Seafood, Wine & Music’ festival put on to showcase the wonderful Tweed Marina area, featuring the great venues close by… and me.

17 August 2014 – Broadbeach Jazz Festival
Entertaining the Jazz Festival crowds as they meandered through the Arts & Craft Markets.

31 August 2014 – The Advancetown Hotel Sunday Funday

25th September 2014 – GCCC School Holiday Program
I teamed up with Aspiral Design (Tie Dye), offering a free Pop-Up Playground at the Pacific Pines Community Hub. Another amazing turnout thanks to Active and Healthy, this time, with Tie Dye as well … Woo Hoo!

28 September 2014 – The Village Markets
The grown-ups didn’t get to have all of the fun … To compliment TVM ‘Rack Sale’, I took my fancy dress for the kids.

28 September 2014 – The Advancetown Hotel Sunday Funday

11 October 2014 – Carrara Gardens Official Opening
Gold Coast Permaculture opened their latest community garden in Carrara, with dignitaries, workshops, and me looking after the kidlets.

18 October 2014 – FSG Family Fun Day
The Pacific Pines Community Hub was buzzing to performances from local community groups, with my Pop-Up playground keeping the little ones busy.

31 October 2014 – Off the Streets Halloween Event
Another fantastic event by My Ormeau where over 2,500 people had a safe Halloween with many tricks and treats. They jumped and danced and got photos with their favourite characters, as well as enjoying a selection of my games and activities, all before a firework spectacular to end the evening.

2 November 2014 – Broadbeach Art and Craft on the Coast Markets
This was another fun morning at Kurrawa park in Broadbeach. I was set up in front of the sweet sounds of Matty Rogers which made a fun little party precinct for parents to chill and kids to play.

23 November 2014 – Family Wellness and Lifestyle Expo
The Family Wellness and Lifestyle Expo is the Gold Coast’s largest showcase of natural health, wellness, alternative medicine and green living lifestyles.

7 December 2014 – Carols Under the Stars – CBUS Super Stadium Robina
This was massive with free kids activities (including Me), Animal Nursery, Face Painting, Live Entertainment, Roving Characters, Rainbow Teddies, Santa and City of Gold Coast Fireworks Spectacular.

17 December 2014 – Paradise Point Coastal Adventure

18 December 2014 – Burleigh Heads Natural Adventure
Join me for a Mountain adventure and explore the Burleigh Heads National Park as we walk the path to the lookout and back.


2015 Events


5 January 2015 – Mudgeeraba Forest Adventure

6 January 2015 – Burleigh Heads Mountain Adventure

7 January 2015 – Labrador Coastal Adventure

8 January 2015 – Pacific Pines Pop Up Playground
Aspiral Design and I are returning to Waijin Park in Pacific Pines as part of the Active & Healthy Summer school holiday program.

9 January 2015 – Tallebudgera Forest Adventure

12 January 2015 – Benowa Wetlands Adventure

15 January 2015 – Upper Coomera Wetlands Adventure

20 January 2015 – Paradise Point Coastal Adventure

21 January 2015 – Maudsland Forest Adventure

22 January 2015 – Benowa Wetlands Adventure

23 January 2015 – Mudgeeraba Forest Adventure

26 January 2015 – GCCC Australia Day Celebrations
Join me for fun activities and games as the Gold Coast comes out to celebrate Australia’s birthday at a jam-packed day full of fun, food and entertainment.

7 February 2015 – Movies in the Park at Reedy Creek

22 February 2015 – Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens

28 February 2015 – Movies in the Park at Pacific Pines

8 March 2015 – Bleach* Festival – Picnic in your Patch at Kirra
Picnic in your Patch #1 celebrates our sense of community through the much-loved Aussie picnic. There will be large scale dance lessons, Fish-out-of-Water, the Ants, an entourage of vintage caravans, bubbles, The Lost Treasure of the Cambus Wallace (children’s adventure workshop) as well as a ‘crafternoon’, sharing of stories, great tunes and circus which all create the ultimate picnic program… and Me – throwing my arms in the air and waving them like I care!

14 March 2015 – Bleach* Festival – Picnic in your Patch #2 at Mudgeeraba
Discover the green behind the gold as the Bleach* Festival brings live music and family fun to this great park. Fish-out-of-Water will meander through the park, bringing joy and laughter to all in its wondrous wake. Polyglot Theatre’s Ants will set up their nest and kids are invited to help them complete their next mission. There will be Top Secret Storytellers Clubhouse, an interactive performance experience for children and families developed by the State Library of Queensland and ME… doing ‘Sparky’ things!

22 March 2015 – Bleach* Festival – Picnic in your Patch #3 at Bundall
Immersed in the spirit of Gold Coast fun-in-the-sun, the third and final Bleach* Picnic in your Patch is a big fat feast of entertainment for all ages, with surf art activities, a crafternoon, a day-long program of live music, kids’ theatre, and the jaw-dropping stars of Bleach*, Fish-out-of-Water and the Ants. Big bubbles, circus workshops and The Lost Treasure of the Cambus Wallace.

29 March 2015 – Burleigh Art and Craft on the Coast Markets
Most things at the markets cost money, but not my Pop-Up Playgrounds! Walk on stilts, play coyts, hula hoop, have tiger-feet races and so much more.

29 March 2015 – Tugun Community Day
The Tugun Neighbourhood Day offered free family fun allowing patrons to meet others in the community and celebrate this amazing city we get to call home.

29 March 2015 – Northern Gold Coast Neighbour Day
Come along to the Upper Coomera Community Centre with family and friends and enjoy an afternoon of free fun and entertainment. There will be live music, a rock wall, an obstacle course, the GC Suns, craft, tie Dye, a jumping castle, a photo booth, face painting and ME!

4 April 2015 – Movies at Pirate Park – Frozen
Do you want to build a Snowman? Or let it go, let it go? Or just hang with me and have super-fun.

7 April 2015 – Paradise Point Coastal Adventure

8 April 2015 – Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens Natural Adventure
A Wetlands Adventure which involved walking the boardwalk around the lake and participating in nature based activities and games.

12 April 2015 – Coolangatta Art and Craft on the Coast Markets
My Pop-Up Playgrounds are always a hit at the markets, with parents finding a seat close by to enjoy the music while their kids get a chance to touch things and not get in trouble! Come and go as you please and enjoy some fun family interaction while you browse the market stalls.

13 April 2015 – Upper Coomera Natural Adventure

14 April 2015 – Mudgeeraba Forest Natural Adventure

10 May 2015 – Mother’s Day Pop-Up Playground at Pirate Park

15 May 2015 – Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets
Hands up if you’ve ever been to the Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets? Well, they turned 20 and had me along. Hip Hip Hooray!

28 June 2015 – Music in the Park at Maudsland

29 June to 3rd July 2015 – Pacific Fair School Holiday Program
Completely thrilled to be involved with the Pacific Fair School Holiday Program, offering a full week of Pop-Up Playground fun.

4 July 2015 – Sparky’s Natural Adventures in Lower Beechmont
This will my first adventure in Lower Beechmont, and it was very exciting to explore this wonderful part of the world with a great bunch of kids.

6 July 2015 – Sparky’s Natural Adventures in Paradise Point

8 July 2015 – Sparky’s Natural Adventures in Lower Beechmont

9 July 2015 – Varsity Lakes – Pop-Up Playground
2 hours of fun and games in Varsity Lakes with a Pop-Up Playground offering activities best suited for ages 3 to 12.

10 July 2015 – Natural Adventures in Paradise Point
We wrapped up the school holidays with a coastal adventure. There was sand between toes, smelly old jelly fish, and exploration of where the land meets the sea.

11 July 2015 – Sparky’s Natural Adventures in Burleigh Heads
We explored the rock pools, the rainforest, and climbed a mountain… all before lunch! This was an amazing adventure with the most varied habitat of all the adventures I run.

12 July 2015 – Zest Festival – Kurrawa Park in Broadbeach.
The Active & Healthy Alliance Gold Coast are returning with an all new and improved ZEST Festival; a celebration of our City’s enviable active & healthy lifestyle. ZEST showcased the range of Gold Coast fitness, sport, recreation, health and wellness businesses and organisations for both residents and visitors.

15 August 2015 – Discovery in the Gardens
Held as part of the Gold Coast Science and Technology Festival, Discovery in the Gardens brought together many of the Gold Coast’s leading nature-based organisation for a day of Discovery.

6 September 2015 – Father’s Day Carnival
An afternoon of family fun at the Currumbin Eco Village. There was a variety of activities aimed at encouraging family participation. This was a free community event brought to you by Fight Like a Pro and Better Men. Making better men, fathers, leaders, husbands, sons and brothers in our community.

7 September 2015 – Child Protection Week
Burleigh Memorial park was turned into a support hub for the Coast’s many service providers that nurture and support our children.

12 September 2015 – Bonogin Valley Community Spring Fair
This was a great community fair with a relaxing country feel. Stall holders were out in force, offering plenty of wares, information and entertainment to thrill all attendees. Juzzy Smith put on some great shows, as well as the acts on the main stage. Markets, Music and Fun in Davenport Park. I was pleased to offer a free Pop-Up Playground in this great celebration of a special Gold Coast community.

24 September 2015 – Paradise Point Natural Adventure
This adventure was perfect for kids that like the feel of sand between their toes and flipping rocks looking for crabs. We roamed through the open parklands before exploring the coastal environment this amazing park provides.

25 September 2015 – Burleigh Heads Natural Adventure
This adventure went to the lookout at the top of Burleigh Heads National Park, and is the longest walk of all the adventures I lead. I haven’t lost any kids yet though! From the coastal park, and rock pools, we climb through the sub-tropical rainforest playing games and learning as we go.

26 September 2015 – Gold Coast Festival of Kites
The Gold Coast Festival of Kites had hubs at Kirra, Broadbeach and Surfers Paradise. It featuring major kite displays and workshops, a world record attempt, and a competitive kite surfing race from the Spit to Coolangatta. I was at Kirra with a Pop-Up Playground offering Free Fun for the whole family.

27 September 2015 – Celebrate Gold Coast at Nerang Country Paradise Parklands
Celebrate Gold Coast is a free family event that provides an opportunity for our community to celebrate everything that is quintessentially Gold Coast – our culture, lifestyle, food and sense of fun. The theme of the 2015 event was to celebrate the “green behind the gold” by embracing the beauty of the hinterland.

28 September 2015 – Bonogin Valley Natural Adventure

30 September 2015 – Creative Capers in Pacific Pines

1 October 2015 – Varsity Lakes Natural Adventure at Frascott Park

17 October 2015 – Fast and Ludicrous Wheelie Bin Races. Bringing low-speed adrenalin-fuelled sport and family entertainment to the Oxenford region. Powered by SuperFest.

25 October 2015 – Currumbin Waters Family Day

27 November 2015 – Sparky’s Carnival Opening Night at the NightQuarter Markets

14 December 2015 – Natural Adventure in Burleigh Heads

16 December 2015 – Pop Up Playground in Paradise Point

17 December 2015 – Natural Adventure in Mudgeeraba


2016 Events


6 January 2016 – Natural Adventure at the Regional Botanic Gardens

7 January 2016 – Creative Capers in Pacific Pines

11 January 2016 – Bonogin Natural Adventure

13 January 2016 – Varsity Lakes Natural Adventure

19 January 2016 – Burleigh Heads Natural Adventure

21 January 2016 – A Pop Up Playground in Palm Beach

24 January 2016 – Natural Adventure in Palm Beach

7 February 2016 – Natural Adventure in Palm Beach

13 February 2016 – Natural Adventure in Paradise Point

14 February 2016 – 2 x Natural Adventures at Palmy Sunday Funday

5 March 2016 – Bleach Festival – Feast Fiesta
The Fifth Avenue streetscape became the setting for a huge assortment of al fresco dining and free line-up of upbeat music and entertainment. The buildings, the balconies and of course the bitumen were the stage for a good ol’ fashioned boogie-woogie bash.

6 March 2016 – Bleach Festival – Out of the Woods
Currumbin RSL provides the backdrop for an eclectic mix of entertainment; Including music, theatre, a suitcase rummage, outdoor library lounge and my Pop-Up Playground.

16 March 2016 – Nature Play QLD – Community Forum
Nature Play QLD held the ‘Reviving Neighbourhood Nature Play Community Forums’ with special guests, international play experts, David Bond and Tim Gill. We discussed how our community needs to change to protect our children’s right to play.

19 March 2016 – Bleach Festival – The Strand to the Sand

26 March 2016 – City of Gold Coast Easter Concert

29 March 2016 – Burleigh Heads Natural Adventure

30 March 2016 – Varsity Lakes Natural Adventure

31 March 2016 – Kids Go Wild! Natural Adventures
This was my first Natural Adventure in Ipswich. It was possible thanks to EnviroEd, an initiative from Ipswich Enviroplan, which consist of free environmental education programs for schools, community groups and families within Ipswich.

1 April 2016 – Paradise Point Pop-Up Playground

2 April 2016 – Sparky’s Natural Adventure in Tallebudgera

4 April 2016 – Pacific Pines Creative Capers

5 April 2016 – Mudgeeraba Natural Adventure

7, 8, 9 April 2016 – Toowoomba Royal Show
As part of the Free Sports Expo section of the Toowoomba Royal Show, I had 3 days developmental activities.

30 April 2016 – Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure
This was my first ever Natural Adventure for Brisbane City Council; at the totally amazing Karawatha Forest Discovery Centre. The newly opened centre allows you to immerse yourself in a variety of interactive displays and exhibits. Then people came outside to enjoy the parklands and surrounding natural habitat with a series of activities and games designed to connect children to the elements.

1 May 2016 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

7 May 2016 – Sparky’s Natural Adventure in Benowa

8 May 2016 – Mother’s Day Pop-Up Playground

21 May 2016 – Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure

22 May 2016 – Tugun and Bilinga Community Day
The combined Neighbourhood Watch groups of Tugun and Bilinga organised a community day with lots of activities and information for young and old, connecting those within the local community.

12 June 2016 – Eden View Drive Block Party in Mudgeeraba
City of Gold Coast threw a party to celebrate the opening of the Gold Coast’s newest road link at Reedy Creek. There was live music, great food and fun activities for the kids… Me!

12 June 2016 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

27 June 2016 – Upper Coomera Pop-Up Playground

29 June 2016 – Mudgeeraba Natural Adventure

30 June 2016 – City of Ipswich Natural Adventure

1 July 2016 – Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure

4 July 2016 – Labrador Pop-Up Playground

7 July 2016 – Paradise Point Pop-Up Playground

8 July 2016 – Creative Capers at Pacific Pines

9 July 2016 – Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure

10 July 2016 – Zest Festival / Food Truck Feast
ZEST Festival celebrates the great outdoors and encourages Gold Coast to get outside, get active, be healthy, and be happy. It’s a great way to explore all of the amazing fitness, sport, recreation, health and wellness businesses and organisations here on the Gold Coast.

13 August 2016 – DIG – Discovery in the Gardens
NaturallyGC are again supporting my involvement with this amazing event at the Botanic Gardens. Held as part of the Gold Coast Science and Technology Festival, D.I.G. (Discovery in the Gardens) brings together many of the Gold Coast’s leading nature-based organisation for an Amazing day of Discovery.

3 and September 2016 – Ormeau Fair
Ray White Ormeau have invited me along for 2 days of fun and games. The Ormeau Fair is massive, so I focussed on the little kids too young for the big-kid rides.

5 September 2016 – Child Protection Week – Burleigh

7 September 2016 – Child Protection Week – Coomera

8 September 2016 – Child Protection Week – Labrador

10 September 2016 – Elanora Uniting Church Spring Fair

11 September 2016 – Redland City Council’s Bushcare’s Major Day Out
This was my first work with Redland City Council. Our Nature-Based Pop-Up Playground ran for the duration of the event as well as running 3 Natural Adventures around the park.

13 September 2016 – Home School Natural Adventure at the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens

19 September 2016 – ImagiNATION Children’s Festival
This was the launch of City of Logan’s ImagiNation Children’s Festival. It combines two weeks of free and low-cost activities to fire the imagination and excite the senses for children 0-12 years.

20 September 2016 – Paradise Point Pop-Up Playground

21 September 2016 – Brisbane City Council’s Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure

22 September 2016 – Ipswich City Council’s Kids Go Wild!

23 September 2016 – Creative Capers in Ormeau

24 September 2016 – Varsity Lakes Pop-Up Playground

25 September 2016 – Brisbane City Council’s Karawatha Forest Pop-Up Playground

27 September 2016 – Brisbane City Council’s Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure

28 September 2016 – Pacific Pines Pop-Up Playground

29 September 2016 – Brisbane City Council’s Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure

30 September 2016 – Tallebudgera Natural Adventure

2 October 2016 – Broadwater Parklands Sunday Funday
I got to take over the Little Lawn for 5 hours with a full spread of activities and games designed to engage people of all ages and abilities.

8 October 2016 – Movies in the Park at Nerang

14 October 2016 – Upper Coomera Neighbourhood Watch Twilight Market
Over 60 market stalls and lots of free fun family activities, including my Pop-Up Playground to engage the little ones.

15 October 2016 – Natural Adventure at Tarrabora Reserve in Palm Beach

15 October 2016 – Fast and Ludicrous at Oxenford Coomera Community Youth Centre
The lake behind the Oxenford Coomera Community Youth Centre was again transformed into a Wheelie Bin Raceway, with teams from the community vying for top spot on the podium.

8 November 2016 – Gold Coast Homeschool Excursion at the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens

10 November 2016 – Karawatha Forest Homeschool Excursion

13 November 2016 – Broadwater Parklands Sunday Funday

25 November 2016 – Eats and Beats in Beenleigh

2 December 2016 – Eats and Beats in Underwood

3 December 2016 – Varsity Lakes Christmas Carols

8 December 2016 – Karawatha Forest Homeschool Excursion

9 December 2016 – Eats and Beats at Berrinba Wetlands in Browns Plains

10 December 2016 – Natural Adventure at Country Paradise Parklands in Nerang

10 December 2016 – Movies Under the Stars in Elanora

11 December 2016 – Pop-Up Playground in Paradise Point

12 December 2016 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

13 December 2016 – Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure

14 December 2016 – Natural Adventure in Benowa

15 December 2016 – Karawatha Forest Pop-Up Playground

15 December 2016 – Burleigh Christmas Carols

16 December 2016 – Pop-Up Playground in Upper Coomera

16 December 2016 – Eats and Beats at the Hyperdome

18 December 2016 – Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure

19 December 2016 – Pop-Up Playground in Ashmore

20 December 2016 – Karawatha Forest Pop-Up Playground

21 December 2016 – Natural Adventure in Mudgeeraba

29 December 2016 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

31 December 2016 – New Year’s Eve Pop-Up Playground


2017 Events


4 January 2017 – Pop-Up Playground in Varsity Lakes

5 January 2017 – Pop-Up Playground in Labrador

6 January 2017 – Pop-Up Playground in Nerang

7 January 2017 – Pop-Up Playground in Upper Coomera

7 January 2017 – Palm Beach Movies under the Stars

13 January 2017 – Greenbank Natural Adventure

14 January 2017 – Natural Adventure in Burleigh

14 January 2017 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

15 January 2017 – Jimboomba Pop-Up Playground

16 January 2017 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

16 January 2017 – Pop-Up Library and Active Play in Waterford

17 January 2017 – Logan Nature Play Day
Kids could pick up a Nature Play Logan Passport and start on their adventures. It was a fun morning in nature filled with kite making and flying, pop-up playground, nature stories and craft, nature mindfulness and nature detective activities.

18 January 2017 – Messy Play Day at Beenleigh Family Centre

19 January 2017 – Creative Capers in Pacific Pines

20 January 2017 – Creative Capers in Helensvale

21 January 2017 – Crestmead Pop-Up Playground

22 January 2017 – Pop-Up Playground in Mudgeeraba

4 February 2017 – Botanic Gardens Natural Adventure

18 February 2017 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

24 February 2017 – Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure
On this adventure we learned about the Animals of Karawatha Forest and explored a variety of habitats.

24 February 2017 – Eats and Beats Jimboomba

25 February 2017 – Dubs at the Village
The event featured VW`s old and new, market stalls, live music, activities for the kids.

26 February 2017 – Karawatha Forest Pop-Up Playground
To Celebrate the 1 year anniversary of the Karawatha Forest Discovery Centre, I was invited to create a Pop-Up Playground on the front lawn.

4 March 2017 – Movies Under the Stars in Pacific Pines

18 March 2017 – Natural Adventure in Palm Beach

30/31 March 2017 – Toowoomba Royal Show

3 April 2017 – Natural Adventure in Lower Beechmont

4 April 2017 – Commonwealth Games 1 Year Out
Who wants to Wake Up with TODAY? And Me? And lots of other people doing Fun Stuff? We joined a live broadcast on Burleigh hill, marking the 1 year to go for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

4 April 2017 – Kids Go Wild! in Ipswich

5 April 2017 – Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure

6 April 2017 – Karawatha Forest Pop-Up Playground

7 April 2017 – Mundoolun Pop-Up Playground

8 April 2017 – Tallebudgera Natural Adventure

9 April 2017 – Karawatha Forest Pop-Up Playground

9 April 2017 – Movies Under The Stars in Varsity Lakes

10 April 2017 – Broadwater Family Fun

11 April 2017 – Game On Celebration in Paradise Point

12 April 2017 – Karawatha Forest Natural Adventure

13 April 2017 – Game On Celebration in Pacific Pines

16 April 2017 – Easter Food Truck Feast and Fireworks

17 April 2017 – Broadwater Family Fun

28 April 2017 – Eats and Beats at Berrinba Wetlands in Browns Plains

29 April 2017 – Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre opening activation
I created a Game On Kids Challenge to get people excited about the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Heaps of fun to be had while they try out mini versions of some Games sports and other physically challenging activities.

29 April 2017 – Movies Under The Stars at Nerang Paradise Country Parklands

30 April 2017 – Bush Poetry Breakfast at Greenstone Park in Yarrabilba

13 May 2017 – Mother’s Day Multicultural Festival at the Broadwater Parklands

23 May 2017 – Tallebudgera Rural Fire Brigade Community BBQ

26 May 2017 – Miami State School Under 8’s Day
This was a fun morning for students participating in a variety of my Game On activities – keeping them Active and Healthy.

26 May 2017 – Eats and Beats in Beenleigh

28 May 2017 – A Day on the Greens at Club Robina

3 June 2017 – Indigi Day Out and Folk Redlands Festival of Music

11 June 2017 – Nature Detectives in Cornubia

24 June 2017 – Urban Forest: Cooling our Community – a family friendly community style event including tree planting in the park.

25 June 2017 – Natural Adventure at Tarrabora Reserve in Palm Beach

26 June 2017 – Game On Celebration in Burleigh

27 June 2017 – Natural Adventure at Paradise Point Parklands

28 June 2017 – Pop-Up Playground in Damian Leeding Memorial Park in Oxenford

29 June 2017 – Game On Celebration at Pacific Pines

30 June 2017 – Eats and Beats in Logan Village

1 July 2017 – Swap Screen Time for Green Time on a natural adventure at Karawatha Forest

3 July 2017 – Natural Play Day at Carbrook

4 July 2017 – Pop-Up Playground on Isle of Capri

5 July 2017 – Natural Adventure in Lower Beechmont

6 July 2017 – Creative Capers in Burleigh Waters

7 July 2017 – Natural Adventure at Berrinba Wetlands

23 July 2017 – Zest Festival at Broadwater Parklands
ZEST Festival celebrates the great outdoors and encourages Gold Coast to get outside, get active, be healthy, and be happy. It’s a great way to explore all of the amazing fitness, sport, recreation, health and wellness businesses and organisations on the Gold Coast.

28 July 2017 – Eats and Beats in Underwood

12 August 2017 – 2 x Natural Adventures at the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens as part of DIG.

13 August 2017 – 2 x Natural Adventures at Boondall Wetlands

20 August 2017 – The Animals of Karawatha Forest

4 September 2017 – Gold Coast South Family Fun Day and Community Expo

6 September 2017 – North Gold Coast Family Fun Day and Community Expo

7 September 2017 – Gold Coast Central Family Fun Day and Community Expo

9 September 2017 – Nature Detectives in Alexander Clark Park Loganholme

10 September 2017 – Bushcare Family Day Out at Redlands IndigiScapes Centre in Capalaba

16 September 2017 – Pop-Up Playground in Coolangatta at the Quicksilver Boardriders Cooly Surf day

17 September 2017 – Farmyard Fun Day at Broadwater Parklands

18 September 2017 – Imagination Children’s Festival Launch
This was the launch of City of Logan’s ImagiNation children’s festival, a 16 day action-packed program bringing together a monster-sized range of free and low cost activities in every corner of the city.

19 September 2017 – Game On Celebration at Palm Beach Parklands

20 September 2017 – 2 x Natural Adventures at Boondall Wetlands Reserve

21 September 2017 – Pop-Up Playground in Bonogin

22 September 2017 – Game On Celebration at Paradise Point Parklands with a range of developmental children’s activities to buy.

24 September 2017 – Natural Adventure at Hinterland Regional Park in Mudgeeraba

25 September 2017 – Pop-Up Playground at Damian Leeding Memorial Park in Oxenford

26 September 2017 – Pop-Up Playground at the Ormeau Centre

27 September 2017 – Natural Adventure at Eagleby Wetlands

28 September 2017 – Kids Go Wild! School Holiday Program in Ipswich

29 September 2017 – Indigiscapes: Wonderful Wildlife Day

29 September 2017 – Eats and Beats at Ikea and the Logan Super Centre

30 September 2017 – Active Park Fun with Aspiral Design in Harley Park Labrador

30 September 2017 – Movies Under the Stars in Nerang

7 October 2017 – SES Thank You Event at Broadwater Parklands

7 October 2017 – Movies Under the Stars in Pacific Pines

7 October 2017 – Movies Under the Stars in Varsity Lakes

12 and 13 October 2017 – Youth Sustainability Summit in Ipswich

27 October 2017 – Eats and Beats at the Kingston Butter Factory

28 October 2017 – Celebrate Gold Coast at the Sports and Leisure Centre

28 October 2017 – Movies Under the Stars at Burleigh Waters

29 October 2017 – Natural Adventure in Varsity Lakes

4 November 2017 – Movies Under the Stars in Mudgeeraba

11 November 2017 – Natural Adventure at Karawatha Forest

12 November 2017 – Gold Coast Food Trucks at Damian Leeding Park

16 November 2017 – Upper Coomera Twilight Markets

24 November 2017 – Eats and Beats at Riverdale Park

26 November 2017 – 2 x Natural Adventures at Boondall Wetlands Reserve

1 December 2017 – Robina State School Carols

2 December 2017 – Embrace the Bay in Cleveland was a ‘Come and Try’ free family water-based activities with local Redland clubs and organisations, including dragon boating, kayaking, canoeing, stand up paddle boarding and more! There was also fun land-based activities including Sparky Do Dah, face painting, touch pools and arts and crafts.

2 December 2017 – Mayors Christmas Carols at Broadwater Parklands

8 December 2017 – A Beenleigh Family Christmas

11 December 2017 – Active Park Fun with my Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye Workshop

14 December 2017 – Burleigh Christmas Carols at Memorial Park

15 December 2017 – Game On Kids’ Zone at Budds’ Beach in Surfers Paradise
My Pop Up Playground, Aspiral Designs’ Tie Dye Workshop, Ninja Warrior Obstacle course and Stand Up Paddle Boarding

15 December 2017 – City of Logan | Mayors’ Christmas Carols

16 December 2017 – A Natural Adventure in Mudgeeraba

16 December 2017 – Movies Under the Stars at Mudgeeraba

17 December 2017 – Gold Coast Food Truck Picnic at Macintosh Island in Main Beach

19 December 2017 – Game On Kids’ Zone at Tallowwood Park with my Pop Up Playground and a Ninja Warrior Obstacle Course

20 December 2017 – A Natural Adventure at Tarrabora Reserve in Palm Beach

21 December 2017 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands in Southport

22 December 2017 – Movies Under the Stars at Palm Beach Parklands

23 December 2017 – Movies Under the Stars in Bonogin


2018 Events


5 January 2018 – Game On Kids’ Zone at Obstacle Park in Nerang with my Pop Up Playground and a Ninja Warrior Obstacle Course

8 January 2018 – Boredom Busters at Upper Coomera with Tie Dye and Martial Arts

9 January 2018 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at Burleigh Waters Community Centre

10 January 2018 – Boredom Busters at Palm Beach Parklands

11 January 2018 – Boredom Busters at Labrador Community Hub with Aspiral Design and POW Martial Arts Australia

13 January 2018 – A Natural Adventure at the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens

13 January 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Palm Beach Parklands

16 January 2018 – Game On Kids’ Zone at Paradise Point Parklands with All Terrain Trainings’ Ninja Warrior Obstacle Course

17 January 2018 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at Carrara Community Centre

18 January 2018 – Pop-Up Playground at Justins Park in Burleigh Heads

19 January 2018 – Active Park Fun with Aspiral Design at Kirra Hill Community and Cultural Centre

20 January 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Schuster Park in Tallebudgera

21 January 2018 – A Pop-Up Playground at the Broadwater Parklands

27 January 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Rudd Park in Burleigh Heads

10 February 2018 – Super Sports Saturday at the Pizzey Park Precinct in Miami

10 February 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Kingsmore Park in Reedy Creek

17 February 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Bill Thompson Park in Elanora

3 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Ashmore State Primary School

3 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Palm Beach Parklands

11 March 2018 – Natural Adventure in Palm Beach

11 March 2018 – Coming Together for Taj Fitzsimon

14 March 2018 – The Somerset Celebration of Literature – Prologue Party

17 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Worongary

17 March 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Burleigh Heads

23 March 2018 – Eats and Beats in Jimboomba

25 March 2018 – Hook, Line & Food Trucks at Damian Leeding Park in Oxenford

31 March 2018 – Bleach Festival | Feast on 5th

1 April 2018 – Queens Baton Relay at Pioneer Park in Shailer Park

2 April 2018 – Queens Baton Relay at Harley Park in Labrador

2 April 2018 – Queens Baton Relay at the GCCC Nerang Administration Centre

3 April 2018 – Queens Baton Relay at Laguna Park in Palm Beach

8 April 2018 – Commonwealth Games – Race Walk entertainment at Currumbin Vikings Surf Club Carpark

9 April 2018 – Creative Capers with Aspiral Design at Varsity Lakes Community Resource Centre

10 April 2018 – Commonwealth Games – Cycling Time Trial entertainment at Currumbin Vikings Surf Club Carpark

14 April 2018 – Commonwealth Games – Cycling Road Race at Currumbin Vikings Surf Club Carpark

15 April 2018 – Festival 2018 – Coast Acoustics at Country Paradise Parklands

27 April 2018 – Eats and Beats at Kingston Butter Factory

28 April 2018 – Celebrate Your Family and Neighbour Day at the Upper Coomera Community Centre

29 April 2018 – Hillcrest Christian College Family BBQ P&F Event

5 May 2018 – Tallebudgera Heritage Festival

13 May 2018 – Natural Adventure in Coomera

26 May 2018 – The Kalwun Coomera Child and Family Support Picnic at Oxenford Hope Island Cricket ground

27 May 2018 – Monster Machinery Day at the Broadwater Parklands

2 June 2018 – Indigi Day Out and the Redlands Folk Music Festival at IndigiScapes

9 June 2018 – Brisbane Valley Protein Family Day at Coominya

16 June 2018 – Elanora Uniting Church Family Fun Day

17 June 2018 – The Inaugural Varsity 3 on 3 Basketball Classic

21 June 2018 – Burleigh Winter Solstice in the heart of Burleigh

23 June 2018 – Gold Coast Aquafest at the Aquatic Centre in Southport

29 June 2018 – Eats and Beats at Logan Metro Sports Park

30 June 2018 – Creative Life, a Tugun Community Event

2 July 2018 – Logan Great Outdoor Play Day at Logan Central

3 July 2018 – Active Park Fun at Paradise Point Parklands

5 July 2018 – Active Park Fun at the Pacific Pines Hub with Aspiral Design and POW Martial Arts

6 July 2018 – Active Park Fun at Justins Park in Burleigh Heads with Gecko Sports Gold Coast.

8 July 2018 – Active and Healthy Yearly Guidebook Launch Event at HOTA (Home of the Arts) in Bundall

9 July 2018 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at Palm Beach Parklands

10 July 2018 – Active Park Fun at Macintosh Island in Main Beach

11 July 2018 – Boredom Busters at the Labrador Community and Youth Centre with Aspiral Design tie dye

12 July 2018 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at Tallowwood Park in Upper Coomera

13 July 2018 – Burleigh Fun at Justins Park in Burleigh Heads with Aspiral Design Tie Dye workshop

21 July 2018 – Eagleby Little Big Day Out at the Eagleby Family Centre

27 July 2018 – Eats and Beats at the Logan Hyperdome

4 August 2018 – Kalwun Fun Day at Laguna Park in Palm Beach

4 August 2018 – Varsity Winterfest on the main drag of Varsity Lakes

4 August 2018 – Chinatown Markets in Southport; Team Sparky are creating a Craft Zone with mask decorating and jewellery making

8 and 9 August 2018 – Ipswich Youth Sustainability Summit

12 August 2018 – Nerang Family Funanza; a free, fun and fabulous family community event

19 August 2018 – Twin Towns fun day for children with special needs

31 August 2018 – Eats and Beats at Berrinba Wetlands in Browns Plains

1 September 2018 – Chinatown Markets in Southport

3 September 2018 – Child Protection Week at Memorial Park in Burleigh

6 September 2018 – Child Protection Week at the Community Hub in Labrador

8 September 2018 – Redfest, an annual music and cultural festival in Cleveland

22 September 2018 – Imagination Festival Launch at the Kingston Butter Factory

23 September 2018 – Broadwater Farmyard Day

24 September 2018 – Labrador Fun with a Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye

25 September 2018 – Burleigh Fun for Active and Healthy

26 September 2018 – Pacific Pines Fun at Waijin Park

27 September 2018 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

28 September 2018 – Wonderful Wildlife Day for Redland City Council at Indigiscapes

28 September 2018 – Eats and Beats for City of Logan at Riverdale Park

2 October 2018 – Burleigh Fun with a 4 hour Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye

4 October 2018 – Southport Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

5 October 2018 – Palm Beach Fun at the Pirate Ship

6 October 2018 – Flavours of Metro Street Party in Southport Chinatown

18 October 2018 – Merrimac State School Wellness Day

20 October 2018 – St Andrews Lutheran College Family Fun Day

20 October 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Norm Rix Park in Labrador

27 October 2018 – The Fast and Ludicrous Wheelie Bin Race in Oxenford

27 October 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Schuster Park in Tallebudgera

3 November 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Caningeraba State Primary School

3 November 2018 – Chinatown Markets in Southport

10 November 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Arundel State School

10 November 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Palm Beach Parklands

22 November 2018 – Christmas Twilight Markets organised by Upper Coomera Neighbourhood Watch

24 November 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Schuster Park in Tallebudgera

24 November 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Mudgeeraba State School

28 November 2018 – Oxenford and Coomera Community Youth Centre Christmas Family Fun Day

1 December 2018 – Kalwun Family Fun Day in Mudgeeraba

1 December 2018 – Varsity Lakes Summer Fair and Movies Under the Stars

2 December 2018 – Valley Vibes at the Tallabudgera Valley Community Hall

8 December 2018 – Varsity Carols by the Lake

8 December 2018 – Movies Under the Stars at Elanora

9 December 2018 – Ormeau Community Carols

13 December 2018 – Burleigh Carols

17 December 2018 – Pop-Up Playground at Budds Beach Reserve in Surfers Paradise

18 December 2018 – Pop-Up Playground at Kurrawa Park in Broadbeach

19 December 2018 – Mermaid Beach Child Safety Christmas Party

20 December 2018 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

21 December 2018 – Burleigh Fun with Tie Dye and a Pop-Up Playground

27 December 2018 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground


2019 Events


3 January 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

7 January 2019 – Creative Fun with Tie Dye and Pop-Up Playground at Paradise Point Parklands

8 January 2019 – Creative Fun with Tie Dye and Pop-Up Playground at Pacific Pines Hub

9 January 2019 – Creative Fun with Tie Dye and Pop-Up Playground at Bischof Pioneer Park in Nerang

10 January 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

11 January 2019 – Burleigh Fun with Tie Dye and Pop-Up Playground at Justins Park in Burleigh

12 January 2019 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at Palm Beach Parklands

14 January 2019 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at Macintosh Island Park in Surfers Paradise

15 January 2019 – Creative Fun with Tie Dye and Pop-Up Playground at Labrador Community Centre

16 January 2019 – Creative Fun with Tie Dye and Pop-Up Playground at Grassy Park in Coombabah

17 January 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

18 January 2019 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at Platell Park in Florida Gardens

19 January 2019 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at Queen Elizabeth Park in Coolangatta

21 January 2019 – Creative Fun with Tie Dye and Pop-Up Playground at Robina Common

22 January 2019 – Creative Fun with Tie Dye and Pop-Up Playground at Laguna Park in Palm Beach

23 January 2019 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at Lions Park in Helensvale

24 January 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

25 January 2019 – Burleigh Fun with Tie Dye and Pop-Up Playground at Justins Park

26 January 2019 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at the Gold Coast Hinterland Museum in Mudgeeraba

26 January 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Palm Beach Parklands

2 February 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Biggera Waters State School

2 February 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Kingsmore Park in Reedy Creek

3 February 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

9 February 2019 – Coolangatta State School Centenary

15 February 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Robina State School

15 February 2019 – Ingleside State School parents meet and greet

16 February 2019 – Super Sports Saturday at Pizzy Park in Miami

16 February 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Woodlands Park in Mudgeeraba

22 February 2019 – Eats and Beats at Logan Village for Logan City Council

2 March 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

2 March 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Ashmore State School

2 March 2019 – Chinatown Markets

3 March 2019 – Logan City Council CIP Nature Day at Eagleby Wetlands

9 March 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

20 March 2019 – Storyfest Somerset Celebration of Literature Festival

21 March 2019 – Jimboomba Summit 2019

23 March 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Miami State School

23 March 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Cos Zantiotis Open Space in Labrador

24 March 2019 – Pacific Pines Street Food and Music Picnic

31 March 2019 – The Upper Coomera Neighbourhood Watch’s Teddy Bears Picnic

3 April 2019 – Oxenford and Coomera Community Youth Centre Easter Fun Day

5 April 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Broadbeach State School

6 April 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

6 April 2019 – Chinatown Markets

8 April 2019 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Laguna Park in Palm Beach

9 April 2019 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Grassy Park in Coombabah

10 April 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

11 April 2019 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Budds Beach Reserve in Surfers Paradise

12 April 2019 – Sparky’s Pop-Up Playground at Queen Elizabeth Park in Coolangatta

13 April 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground as part of Gold Coast Kids Fun Festival

13 April 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Frascott Park in Varsity Lakes

15 April 2019 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Lions Park iun Helensvale

16 April 2019 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Labrador Community and Youth Centre

17 April 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

18 April 2019 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Firth Park in Mudgeeraba

20 April 2019 – Beaudesert Rock and Country Festival

26 April 2019 – Eats and Beats at Berrinba Wetlands

28 April 2019 – Music in the Park at Country Paradise Parklands

4 May 2019 – Chinatown Markets in Southport

25 May 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

25 May 2019 – Park Lake Park Twilight Music and Food Truck Picnic

26 May 2019 – Logan Eco Action Festival at Griffith University Meadowbrook Campus

31 May 2019 – Eats and Beats at Middle Park in Greenbank for Logan City Council

1 June 2019 – Varsity Sound Street Meet and Safety Expo

1 June 2019 – Chinatown Markets

9 June 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

15 June 2019 – Elanora Uniting Church Family Fun Day

16 June 2019 – Gold Coast Hinterland Retro Picnic at Nerang Country Paradise Parklands

22 June 2019 – Burleigh Winter Solstice Festival

23 June 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

28 June 2019 – Eats and Beats in Underwood

1 July 2019 – Park Fun and Tie Dye at Laguna Park in Palm Beach

4 July 2019 – Active & Healthy Park Fun and Tie Dye at Firth Park in Mudgeeraba

8 July 2019 – Active & Healthy Park Fun and Tie Dye at Macintosh Island Park in Surfers Paradise

9 July 2019 – Active & Healthy Park Fun and Tie Dye at Pacific Pines Central Park

11 July 2019 – Park Fun and Tie Dye at Grassy Park in Coombabah

12 July 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground at Pandanus Point

13 July 2019 – Celebrate GC 60th Diamond Jubilee Birthday

3 August 2019 – Varsity Winterfest

11 August 2019 – Twin Towns Special Needs Kids Party

21 August 2019 – Ipswich Youth Sustainability Summit

24 August 2019 – Frascott Park ‘Safari Playground’ Official Opening

25 August 2019 – Nerang Family Funanza

2 September 2019 – Child Protection Week in Burleigh

4 September 2019 – Child Protection Week in Oxenford

5 September 2019 – Child Protection Week in Labrador

7 September 2019 – Crestmead Annual Outdoor Spectacular (CAOS)

19 September 2019 – Good News Lutheran School

20 September 2019 – Ipswich West State School

20 September 2019 – Nerang Night Market

22 September 2019 – Palmy Fest

23 September 2019 – Active & Healthy Park Fun at Alan Nielsen Park in Cararra

24 September 2019 – Providence Community Family Fun Day at South Ripley

25 September 2019 – Active & Healthy Park Fun at Harley Park in Labrador

26 September 2019 – Active & Healthy Active & Healthy Park Fun at Upper Coomera

27 September 2019 – Pop-Up Playground at the Casuarina Grove in the Broadwater Parklands

28 September 2019 – Arundel Bunnings Family Fun Day

28 September 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Palm Beach Parklands

1 October 2019 – Active & Healthy Park Fun at Justins Park in Burleigh

2 October 2019 – Active & Healthy Park Fun at Firth Park in Mudgeeraba

3 October 2019 – Active & Healthy Park Fun at Parklake Park in Maudsland

4 October 2019 – Pop-Up Playground at the Broadwater Parklands

5 October 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Deodar Park in Burleigh Waters

6 October 2019 – Nobby’s Street Fiesta

19 October 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Frank Chaston Oval in Gilston

25 October 2019 – Dementia Australia Spring Fling

25 October 2019 – Eats and Beats at Rotary Park in Jimboomba

26 October 2019 – Save The Children Australia Family Day

26 October 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Eddie Kornhauser Recreational Reserve in Elanora

27 October 2019 – A Day on the Green at Club Robina Lawn Bowls Club

1 November 2019 – The Twilight Carnivale Banora Point Primary School Fete

1 November 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Davenport Park in Bonogin

9 November 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Cos Zantiotis Open Space in Labrador

9 November 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Palm Beach State School

15 November 2019 – Design Collective Food Trucks and Classic Cars in the Park

17 November 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

23 November 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

30 November 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Pizzey Park in Miami

1 December 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

4 December 2019 – Oxenford and Coomera Youth Centre Christmas Family Fun Day

5 December 2019 – Bunnings Christmas Party at Browns Plains

6 December 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Coomera Rivers State School

6 December 2019 – Broadbeach State School Christmas Carols

7 December 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Schuster Park in Tallebudgera

8 December 2019 – Bunnings Roll-Up Sideshow at Arundel

8 December 2019 – Ormeau Carols at Brien Harris Oval

12 December 2019 – Burleigh Heads Christmas Carols

13 December 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at the Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre

14 December 2019 – Kalwun Christmas Party

14 December 2019 – Movies Under the Stars at Paradise Point Parklands

15 December 2019 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

16 December 2019 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Justins Park in Burleigh Heads

18 December 2019 – CSSC Christmas Party

20 December 2019 – Nerang Night Market at Country Paradise Parklands

24 December 2019 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Lions Park in Helensvale

27 December 2019 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Paradise Point Parklands


2020 Events


6 January 2020 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

7 January 2020 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Firth Park in Mudgeeraba

10 January 2020 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Laguna Park in Palm Beach

11 January 2020 – Movies Under the Stars at Syd Duncan Park in Lower Beechmont

12 January 2020 – Pop-Up Playground at the Art & Craft Market in Coolangatta

13 January 2020 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

14 January 2020 – Park Games and Tie Dye at MacIntosh Island Park

16 January 2020 – Park Games and Tie Dye at the Labrador Community Centre

17 January 2020 – Deodar Park Playground Opening in Burleigh Waters

20 January 2020 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Carrara Community Centre

24 January 2020 – Park Games and Tie Dye at Central Park in Pacific Pines

26 January 2020 – Pop-Up Playground at the Art & Craft Market in Burleigh Heads

27 January 2020 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

2 Febuary 2020 – HOTA Green Bridge Community Celebration

15 Febuary 2020 – Movies Under the Stars at Ronnie Long Park in Tallebudgera

21 Febuary 2020 – Redlands IndigiScapes Re-Opening

23 Febuary 2020 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

29 Febuary 2020 – Super Sports Saturday at Pizzy Park

29 Febuary 2020 – Movies Under the Stars at Ashmore State School

1 March 2020 – Conservation Incentives Program (CIP) Celebration Day for Logan City Council

7 March 2020 – Movies Under the Stars at Cos Zantiotis Playing Fields in Labrador

7 March 2020 – Movies Under the Stars at Caningeraba State School

8 March 2020 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

14 March 2020 – Movies Under the Stars at Palm Beach Parklands

29 June 2020 – Active & Healthy School Holiday Juggling Workshop at Labrador

30 June 2020 – Active & Healthy School Holiday Juggling Workshop at Broadbeach

1 July 2020 – Redland Indigiscapes School Holiday Juggling Workshop

6 July 2020 – Juggling Workshop with Sparky at Labrador

7 July 2020 – Juggling Workshop with Sparky at Broadbeach

8 July 2020 – Juggling Workshop with Sparky at Palm Beach

9 July 2020 – Redland Indigiscapes School Holiday Juggling Workshop

10 July 2020 – Juggling Workshop with Sparky at Southport

10 September 2020 – RU OK? Day at Kurrawa Park in Broadbeach

20 September 2020 – Tie-Dye and Park Games at Kurrawa Park in Broadbeach

21 September 2020 – Tie-Dye and Park Games at Paradise Point Parklands

22 September 2020 – Park Games at the GC Connected Produce Market at Broadbeach Waters

23 September 2020 – Juggling Workshop with Sparky in Ashmore

24 September 2020 – Northshore Family Fun Day at Hercules Street Park in Hamilton

25 September 2020 – Juggling Workshop with Sparky at Pizzey Park in Miami

1 October 2020 – Tie-Dye and Park Games at the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Garden

2 October 2020 – Juggling Workshop with Sparky at Grassy Park in Coombabah

11 October 2020 – Park Games at the Art & Craft Market in Coolangatta

29 November 2020 – Pop-Up Playground at the Art & Craft Market in Burleigh

5 December 2020 – Pacific Pines Christmas Carols

6 December 2020 – Pop-Up Playground at the Art & Craft Market in Broadbeach

16 December 2020 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

18 December 2020 – The Roll-Up Sideshow and Tie Dye Workshop at the Ormeau Community Centre

19 December 2020 – Christmas Art, Music and Park Games at Appel Park in Surfers Paradise

20 December 2020 – Tie-Dye and Park Games at the Broadbeach Art & Craft Market

21 December 2020 – Tie-Dye and Park Games at Ed Hardy Park in Miami

23 December 2020 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

30 December 2020 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground


2021 Events


3 January 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

10 January 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

11 January 2021 – The Roll-Up Sideshow and Tie Dye Workshop at the Labrador Community Hub

15 January 2021 – Tie-Dye and Park Games at Frascott Park in Varsity Lakes

17 January 2021 – Park Games at the Art & Craft Markets in Broadbeach

18 January 2021 – Pop-Up Playground at Tulmur Place in Ipswich

19 January 2021 – The Roll-Up Sideshow at Helensvale Community Centre

20 January 2021 – Pop-Up Playground at Tulmur Place in Ipswich

21 January 2021 – Pop-Up Playground at Tulmur Place in Ipswich

31 January 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

7 March 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

20 March 2021 – Pacific Pines Shopping Centre Family Fun Day

27 March 2021 – Gold Coast Harmony Festival at

3 April 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

7 April 2021 – Pom Pom Poi Circus Workshop at Pacific Pines Central Park

8 April 2021 – Pom Pom Poi Circus Workshop at Robina Common

9 April 2021 – Pom Pom Poi Circus Workshop at Kleinschmidt Family Sports Park in Maudsland

10 April 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

12 April 2021 – Pom Pom Poi Circus Workshop at Kurrawa Park in Broadbeach

13 April 2021 – Tie-Dye and Park Games at Justins Park in Burleigh

14 April 2021 – Pop-Up Playground at the Pimpama Sports Hub

15 April 2021 – Pom Pom Poi Circus Workshop at Abbott Park in Parkwood

16 April 2021 – Tie-Dye and Park Games at Cascade Gardens in Broadbeach

17 April 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

24 April 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

22 May 2021 – The Kinship Markets at Knox Park in Murwillumbah

5 June 2021 – Indigiscapes Environment and Community Fair

13 June 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pom Pom Workshop

20 June 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

26 June 2021 – Ormeau Community Centre Fun Day

5 July 2021 – Bubbles and Park Games in Surfers Paradise

7 July 2021 – Tie-dye and Park Games in Mudgeeraba

23 to 30 July 2021 – Olympic Live Site activation in Ipswich

14 August 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop Up Playground

4 September 2021 – Indigiscapes Eco Market

6 September 2021 – Child Protection Week at Memorial Park in Burleigh

8 September 2021 – Child Protection Week event at Oxenford Coomera Community Youth Centre

11 September 2021 – Benowa Gardens Shopping Centre Spring Fair Craft Activity

11 September 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

18 September 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

20 September 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pom Pom Workshop

21 September 2021 – Pop-Up Playground at Benowa Park

23 September 2021 – Pop-Up Playground at Colgate Palmolive Park in Arundel

24 September 2021 – Rock Wall and Park Games at the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens

25 September 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

27 September 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pom Pom Workshop

29 September 2021 – Tie-dye and Park Games at Firth Park in Mudgeeraba

1 October 2021 – Indiscapes Nature Play

2 October 2021 – Musgrave Soccer Club Movies Night

9 October 2021 – Chirn Park Street Party

16 October 2021 – Feast on 5th in Palm Beach

23 October 2021 – Save the Children Family Fun Day at Teralba Park

31 October 2021 – Tie-dye and Park Games in Arundel

13 November 2021 – Nobby’s Street Fiesta

4 December 2021 – Indigiscapes Eco Market

11 December 2021 – Alicia Street Christmas Fair in Southport

17 December 2021 – Tie-dye and Park Games at Sickle Park in Hope Island

18 December 2021 -Pop-Up Playground at Tallowwood Park in Upper Coomera

20 December 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

21 December 2021 – Broadwater Parklands Pom Pom Workshop

29 December 2021 – Tie-dye and Park Games at the Gold Coast Botanic Gardens

31 December 2021 – NYE Wild Earth Resolution Run at Emerald Lakes Golf Course


2022 Events


11 January 2022 – Pop-Up Playground at The Village Heart in Southport

13 January 2022 – Pop-Up Playground at Frascott Park in Varsity Lakes

14 January 2022 – Tie-dye and Park Games at Bimbimba Park in Pimpama

15 January 2022 – Rock Wall and Park Games in Paradise Point

17 January 2022 – Tie-dye and Park Games at Palm Beach Parklands

19 January 2022 – Pop-Up Playground at Woodlands Park in Mudgeeraba

21 January 2022 – Tie-dye and Park Games Appel Park in Surfers Paradise

19 March 2022 – Gold Coast Harmony Festival at Broadwater Parklands

19 March 2022 – Varsity Lakes Security Expo at Cezaire Avenue Park on Azzurra Island

2 April 2022 – The IndigiScapes Centre Eco Market

4 April 2022 – Sand Bands and Juggle Jam at Mudgeeraba

4 April 2022 – Pop Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands in Southport

6 April 2022 – Sand Bands and Juggle Jam at Varsity Lakes

7 April 2022 – Nature Play with Sparky at the IndigiScapes Centre

8 April 2022 – Sand Bands and Juggle Jam at Pacific Pines

8 April 2022 – Pom Pom Workshop the Broadwater Parklands in Southport

9 April 2022 – Tie-dye and Park Games at Paradise Point Parklands

11 April 2022 – Rock Wall and Park Games at Tallowwood Park in Upper Coomera

14 April 2022 – Tie-dye and Park Games at Damian Leeding Memorial Park in Oxenford

16 April 2022 – Tie-dye and Park Games at Bim’bimba Park in Pimpama

18 April 2022 – Pop Up Playground at the Broadwater Parklands in Southport

23 April 202 – Tie-dye and Park Games in Burleigh

30 April 2022 – Super Sports Saturday at Pizzey Park in Miami

7 May 2022 – Mothers Day Craft at Ashmore City Shopping Centre

28 May 2022 – Pop Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands in Southport

4 June 2022 – IndigiScapes Centre Eco Market

5 June 2022 – Queensland Day Celebrations at Jubilee Park in Beaudesert

11 June 2022 – Pacific Pines Family Fun Day at the Town Centre

25 June 2022 – Pop Up Playground in Broadwater Parklands in Southport

27 June 2022 – Tie-dye and Park Games at Country Paradise Parklands in Nerang

30 June 2022 – Rock Wall and Park Games in Pacific Pines

2 July 2022 – Winter Harvest Festival in Aratula

3 July 2022 – Pop-Up Playground at Club Banora

4 July 2022 – Pop Up Playground at Bim’bimba Park in Pimpama

6 July 2022 – Pop Up Playground in Broadwater Parklands in Southport

10 July 2022 – Pop-Up Playground at Kurrawa Park in Broadbeach

8 August 2022 – Caboolture Family Fun Day

20 August 2022 – Broadwater Parklands Playground Grand Opening

3 September 2022 – Main Beach Street Festival

5 September 2022 – Child Protection Week | Burleigh

7 September 2022 – Child Protection Week | Oxenford

8 September 2022 – Child Protection Week | Labrador

11 September 2022 – Swell Sculpture Festival Juggle Jam

17 and Sun 18 September 2022 – Redcliffe KiteFest

19 September 2022 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands

20 September 2022 – Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye Workshop at James Overall Park in Southport

21 September 2022 – Pop-Up Playground at Justins Park in Burleigh

23 September 2022 – Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye Workshop at Kurrawa Park in Broadbeach

24 September 2022 – The Kinship Festival in Murwillumbah

27 September 2022 – Broadwater Parklands Springtime Crafts

28 September 2022 – Indigiscapes Nature Play

28 September 2022 – Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye Workshop at Paradise Point Parklands

29 September 2022 – Pop-Up Playground at Alan Neilson Park in Cararra

30 September 2022 – Roll-Up Sideshow at Moonlight Night Market at Dreamworld

2 October 2022 – Club Banora Kids Day

2 October 2022 – Nobby Street Fiesta

8 October 2022 – Chirn Park Street Festival

15 October 2022 – Feast on Fifth Palm Beach

6 November 2022 – Riverside Fair Tumbulgum

19 November 2022 – Bunnings South Tweed

3 December 2022 – IndigiScapes Centre Eco Market

10 December 2022 – Bunnings South Tweed Roll Up Sideshow

11 December 2022 – Pacific Pines Christmas Carols

13 December 2022 – Pop-Up Playground at Damian Leeding Memorial Park in Oxenford/

14 December 2022 – Currumbin Community Carols

15 December 2022 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

17 December 2022 – Pop-Up Playground at Bim’bimba Park in Pimpama

18 December 2022 – Jingle & Mingle in the Valley

20 December 2022 – IndigiScapes Centre Nature Play

22 December 2022 – Broadwater Parklands Pom Pom Workshop

29 December 2022 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

31 December 2022 – New Years Eve at Silver Bridle


2023 Events


3 January 2023 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

7 January 2023 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

12 January 2023 – IndigiScapes Centre for Nature-Based Play

18 January 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Country Paradise Parklands

18 February 2023 – Broadwater Parklands Pop-Up Playground

25 February 2023 – Palm Beach Celebrates 100 Years

4 March 2023 – Parks Week Launch at Tallowwood Park in Upper Coomera

11 March 2023 – In store Activation at Bunnings Tweed

18 March 2023 – Gold Coast Harmony Festival at Broadwater Parklands

19 March 2023 – Moreton Kids Fest 2023

25 March 2023 – Pacific Pines Town Centre Easter Family Fun Day

30 March 2023 – Bunnings Tweed Easter Family Night

1 April 2023 – Indigiscapes Easter Eco Market

2 April 2023 – Easter EGGstravaganza at Frascott Park in Varsity Lakes

3 April 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Bim’bimba Park in Pimpama

4 April 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Philip Park in Main Beach

5 April 2023 – Pop-Up Playground and Bicycle Workshop at Pizzey Park in Miami

5 April 2023 – Pom Pom Workshop at Broadwater Parklands

6 April 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens

8 April 2023 – Bunnings Tweed Roll-Up Sideshow

9 April 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Mallawa Park in Palm Beach

11 April 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Paradise Point Parklands

12 April 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands

13 April 2023 – Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye Workshop at Bischof Pioneer Park in Nerang

15 April 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Robina Common

22 April 2023 – Broadbeach Cultural Precinct Launch

23 April 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands

7 May 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands

15 May 2023 – Messy Play day at Cleveland Showgrounds

18 May 2023 – Broadwater Early Years Network Information Event

28 May 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands

3 June 2023 – IndigiScapes Centre Eco Market

4 June 2023 – Queensland Day at Jubilee Park in Beaudesert

10 June 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands

16 June 2023 – Roll-Up Sideshow at First National Real Estate office opening

17 June 2023 – Roll-Up Sideshow at Bunnings Tweed

17 June 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands

25 June 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands

27 June 2023 – Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye at Pacific Pines

28 June 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Firth Park in Mudgeeraba

29 June 2023 – Outdoor Play at Indigiscapes

30 June 2023 – Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye at the Gold Coast Botanic Gardens

1 July 2023 – Winter Harvest Festival in Aratula for Scenic Rim Regional Council

3 July 2023 – Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye at Tallowwood Park in Upper Coomera

5 July 2023 – Pop-Up Playground and Tie Dye at Pimpama Sports Hub

6 July 2023 – Nature Play at Indigiscapes in Capalaba

8 July 2023 – Pom Pom Workshop at Broadwater Parklands

22 July 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands

23 July 2023 – Get Active Gold Coast at Broadwater Parklands

29 July 2023 – Pom Pom Workshop at Broadwater Parklands

12 August 2023 – Coombabah State School Prep Open Day

14 August 2023 – Caboolture Family Fun Day

19 August 2023 – Frisbee Gold at Broadwater Parklands

26 August 2023 – Robina Central Planning Review at Robina Community Centre

27 August 2023 – Pop-Up Playground at Broadwater Parklands

2 September 2023 – Indigiscapes Spring Eco Market

4 September 2023 – Child Protection Week at Justins Park in Burleigh

6 September 2023 – Child Protection Week at Oxenford Community Youth Centre

7 September 2023 – Child Protection Week at Labrador Community Centre

9 September 2023 – Main Beach Street Festival

10 September 2023 – Swell Sculpture Festival Juggle Jam

16 and 17 September 2023 – Redcliffe KiteFest

19 September 2023 – Family Play at Cascade Gardens in Broadbeach

20 September 2023 – Frisbee Golf at Broadwater Parklands

23 September 2023 – Frisbee Golf at Broadwater Parklands

25 September 2023 – Family Play at Pimpama Sports Hub

27 September 2023 – Family Play at Broadwater Parklands

29 September 2023 – Family Play at Firth Park in Mudgeeraba

1 October 2023 – Nobby’s Street Fiesta a Latin inspired street festival

6 October 2023 – Cinema in the Suburbs in Fitzgibbon

7 October 2023 – Chirn Park Street Festival

8 October 2023 – Family Play at Broadwater Parklands

14 October 2023 – Feast on 5th a street festival in Palm Beach

20 October 2023 – Cinema in the Suburbs at Williams Park in Runcorn

21 October 2023 – Children’s Week Family Fun Day at Teralba Park

29 October 2023 – Pom Pom Workshop at Broadwater Parklands

3 November 2023 – Teddy Bears’ Picnic at Musgrave Hill State School

10 November 2023 – Cinema in the Suburbs in Tarragindi

26 November 2023 – Family Play at Broadwater Parklands

2 December 2023 – Indigiscapes Eco Market

2 December 2023 – Tugun Lights Up

3 December 2023 – Centenary Carols at Peter Lightfoot Oval in Middle Park

7 December 2023 – Bunnings Tweed Christmas Party

9 December 2023 – Alicia Street Christmas Fair

10 December 2023 – Family Play at Broadwater Parklands

11 December 2023 – Park Games at James Overall Park in Southport

14 December 2023 – Park Games at Queen Elizabeth Park in Coolangatta

19 December 2023 – Park Games at Central Park in Pacific Pines

21 December 2023 – Park Games at Damian Leeding Memorial Park in Oxenford

22 December 2023 – Family Play at Broadwater Parklands

27 December 2023 – Frisbee Golf at Broadwater Parklands


2024 Events


4 January 2024 – Broadwater Parklands Pom Pom Workshop

8 January 2024 – Park Games at Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens

10 January 2024 – Park Games at Paradise Point Parklands

11 January 2024 – Park Games at Palm Beach Parklands

15 January 2024 – Park Games at Norm Rix Park in Labrador

17 January 2024 – Frisbee Golf at Alexander Clark Park in Loganholme for Logan City Council

17 January 2024 – Frisbee Golf at Jingeri Park in Park Ridge South for Logan City Council

19 January 2023 – Family Play at Broadwater Parklands

26 January 2024 – Australia Day in Beaudesert for Scenic Rim Regional Council

18 February 2024 – Runcorn Family Fun Day

24 February 2024 – Family Play at Broadwater Parklands

2 March 2024 – Cinema in the Suburbs Wynnum

3 March 2024 – Family Play at Broadwater Parklands

9 March 2024 – Cinema in the Suburbs at Einbunpin Lagoon Park in Sandgate

10 March 2024 – Moreton Kids Festival at Pine Rivers Park in Strathpine

16 March 2024 – Easter at Frascott

21 March 2024 – Easter at Burleigh Bunnings

24 March 2024 – Broadwater Parklands Family Play

4 April 2024 – Park Games at Abraham Park in Upper Coomera

5 April 2024 – Park Games at Justins Park in Burleigh

8 April 2024 – Park Games at Frascott Park in Varsity Lakes

10 April 2024 – Gatton Library Easter School Holiday Fun

10 April 2024 – Laidley Library Easter School Holiday Fun

12 April 2024 – Frisbee Golf at Logan Gardens in Logan Central

12 April 2024 – Frisbee Golf at Everleigh Park in Greenbank

13 April 2024 – Eid in the Park at Labrador State School

20 April 2024 – Gold Coast Harmony Festival at Broadwater Parklands

21 April 2024 – Broadwater Parklands Family Play

9 May 2024 – Bunnings Tweed Mother’s Day Family Night

10 May 2024 – Yarrabilba Mingle Markets

24 May 2024 – McKinnon Oval Markets in Yarrabilba

25 May 2024 – The Hills Carnival at George Willmore Park in Ferny Hills