Check out the community events on the Gold Coast

Volunteer with BeachCare

COME along to free, community dune planting activities with BeachCare and care for your local beach. You can make a difference to improve the Gold Coast's beach environment by planting native species, removing invasive weeds and picking up litter. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels. .When: From: 9am to 11am, Saturday, September 19. Where: Palm Beach (beach end of Laceys Lane) Contact: Tegan Croft, 0414762374. http://www.facebook.com/beachcare.coasted

Poetry in Paradise

"POETRY out loud" by Poetry in Paradise - local poets perform their works in the centre of the library, breaking the 'hush hush' silence of the usual atmosphere. Visitors can sit with the poets and listen to recitals of modern and traditional poetry, and everything in between. Free entry to the public library. When: 1pm to 3.30pm, Sunday, September 20. Contact: Jeffrey Goudy, 0412577153 http://poetryparadise-goldcoast.blogpsot.com/

Celebrate Gold Coast

A FREE family event for our community to celebrate everything that is quintessentially Gold Coast. The theme of the 2015 event is to celebrate the "green behind the gold" by embracing the natural beauty of the hinterland and experiencing the unique hinterland lifestyle. Location: Country Paradise Parklands, 231 Beaudesert-Nerang Road, Nerang (3 kilometres from Pacific Highway). How to get there: Parking onsite and at Vince Hinde Park (300 metre walk to Country Paradise Parklands).When: 10am to 4pm, Sunday, September 27.Where: Country Paradise Parklands, Nerang. Contact: Andrew Hutchinson, 55816435 Email: hutchinson@goldcoast.qld.gov.au


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