Sand Safari Arts Festival Gold Coast
Sand Safari Arts Festival transforms Surfers Paradise into a captivating beachside exhibition of life-sized and even larger than life art pieces. See 10 tonne sand sculpts, multicolour tentacles bursting out of the sand, a sculptural sand crab migration and even a full scale pirate ship resting on the beach.
The popular free event in Surfers Paradise features the Australian Sand Sculpting Championships, drawing thousands of spectators to admire the country’s most talented sculptors, as they intricately carve life-sized masterpieces inspired by the theme ‘Mermaids and Mythical Creatures’ over three days from 10 to 12 February. (More Information)
International and local artists are showcased in this award winning festival. Through arts, literature and education, the 2019 theme for Sand Safari highlights the importance of one of life’s real treasures – friendship!