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 World Suicide Prevention Day

Care for Life: the Suicide Prevention Association is coordinating a FREE Community Information Seminar on Suicide Prevention. This event marks World Suicide Prevention Day.  Presentations by guest speakers will cover a range of topics to increase your understanding of suicide.  Information on local services and how to access them, will also be available.

When: Saturday September 7
Time: 9am – 1:30pm
Where: Upper Coomera Community Centre, corner Reserve & Abrahams Road
Contact: 5573 3873
Cost: Free
Online: www.mycommunityconnect.com.au    


24 Fit Start Gold Coast

FREE fun fitness classes each week, all ages and fitness levels welcome. Start your weekend with family and friends doing something good for your health and fitness.

When: Saturday September 7
Time: 8am – 9am
Where: 6/23 Nind Street, Southport
Contact: 0401 628 209
Cost: Free
Online: www.mycommunityconnect.com.au 


Bio Intensive Gardening Workshop

Justin Sharman-Selvidge will teach you about gardening in the sub tropics and how to create a simple bio-intensive garden from commonly found materials in the urban area. We believe this is the best gardening system for the sub tropics.  

When: Saturday September 7
Time: 10am – 12pm
Where: 270 Ferry Road, Southport
Contact: 5539 3973
Cost: $20 or Concession $10
Online: www.goldcoastpermaculture.org.au


Goodstart Early Learning Centre Open Day

Looking for child care now or in the future? Needing child care that operates outside of the normal standard working day? Goodstart Early Learning may have the answers that you need. We will open our doors for families and prospective families to visit. Staff will be on hand to talk about the wonderful facilities that we can offer and about the new extended hours care. The centre is now operating between the hours of 6.00am and 8.00pm for booked families- places are limited. Extended Hours is being run as part of the Australian Government Child Care Flexibility Trial.

When: Saturday September 7  
Time: 10am – 2pm
Where: 5 Tonga Place, Parkwood
Contact: 5571 7333
Cost: Free
Online: www.mycommunityconnect.com.au  


Bring on Spring Concert - PLATTERS TO POPERA & PAVAROTTI

Bring on Spring presents Platters to Popera & Pavarotti a FREE community concert.
City of Gold Coast in association with D&G Entertainment Productions presents a very special concert – Platters to Popera and Pavarotti. Broadwater Parklands Southport will become an open-air theatre when a stellar cast headlined by the highly popular Popera Classics Collection and featuring sensational male harmony trio The Lions Den perform a spectacular journey of music including; hits from blockbuster Musicals, the very best of Classical Moments, modern Popera Classics and timeless hits of renowned Doo-Wop vocal groups against the spectacular sunset of the Broadwater. Bring a picnic dinner and rug, and be early to secure a spot to enjoy the show with family and friends!

When: Saturday September 7        
Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: Southport Broadwater Parklands, Marine Parade 
Contact: 0412 290 160
Cost: Free
Online: www.dngentertainment.com


Doggy Fun Day @ Palm Beach Parklands

Don't miss the free family friendly event, with the focus on the furry member of the family. There will be live entertainment, pet-oriented stalls, interactive Kidz Zone, competitions and great prizes, a dog fun walk, live shows, pet demonstrations, food and fun! A dog walk, guided by Gold Coast City Council's Animal Management will start at 10am. The walk costs $5 per pooch and you can opt to do the short or long walk! Registration for the walk will be from 9am. The event is in aid of raising funds for an Animal Heroes Memorial which will be erected at the Palm Beach Parklands in October. It honours some unsung heroes of war; the animal members of the forces that gave in many ways not least of which is companionship and smiles to their soldier mates.

When: Sunday September 8
Time: 9am – 3pm
Where: Palm Beach Parklands 
Contact: 5559 5022
Cost: $5 per pooch
Online: www.currumbinrsl.com.au 


Bravehearts, Highway Thunder

Be part of Australia's favourite convoy for kids. With plenty of FREE entertainment including Live Bands, Trade Stalls, Kid's Rides, Face Painting, Jumping Castles and MORE! Plus children can be part of a Live Cooking Show with special guest Outback Matty from Masterchef. You could win a Masterchef to cook you dinner with the Charity Auction! The convoy leaves at 8am from Yatala Drive In and Tugun to head to Gold Coast Parklands by 9:30am.

When: Sunday September 8
Time: 9:30am – 2pm
Where: Gold Coast Parklands Showgrounds, Smith Street
Contact: 0468 330 215
Cost: Free Entry
Online: www.outbackmatty.com 


Self-Healing Techniques Workshop

Anne Maree Andrew will introduce and teach you about various self-healing techniques. Topics to be covered during the workshop are change, permission to heal, muscle testing, why healing won't work, universal truths and beliefs, our ugly and shadow sides and four steps of forgiveness. You'll get all the tools needed to empower you to self-heal. Morning tea provided.

When: Sunday September 8
Time: 10am – 12pm
Where: 270 Ferry Road, Southport
Contact: 5539 3973
Cost: $20 or Concession $10
Online: www.goldcoastpermaculture.org.au  


Gold Coast Roller Derby FreshMeat Intake

Calling all Roller Derby Lovers...Gold Coast Roller Derby are looking for some Fresh Meat to join the league. So if you have always wanted to give roller derby a go - come on down and join the derby gal's. Your own roller skates are essential (quads - not blades), they do however have loan elbow, knee and wrist guards that you can use till you get your own. So bring lots of water, comfortable clothes and your awesome attitudes. They are also always looking for referees or non-skating Officials. (Officials and Refs can be male or female).

When: Sunday September 8    
Time: 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Where: Runaway Bay Indoor Sports Centre
Contact: 0423 271 853
Cost: Free Entry
Online: www.goldcoastrollerderby.com


Mudgeeraba Redsox Baseball Sign On

Mudgeeraba Baseball Club will be holding their summer season sign-on at the Clubhouse, for boys and girls of all ages 5 years and up. Whether you're new to the game or a seasoned player, Mudgeeraba Baseball Club has something for you. Baseball is a great sport, and the Mudgeeraba Club loves the game. All ages and fitness levels are catered for, you'll have a great time when you give baseball a go.

When: Sunday September 8      
Time: 10am – 12pm
Where: Mudgeeraba Baseball Club, Firth Park
Contact: 0419 765 996
Cost: Various
Online:  www.mudgeeraba.baseball.com.au

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