Sand Safari Arts Festival

Event Date : 09 February 2018 12:00 am

How to get there


Ride the G: to Cavill Avenue.

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Kings and queens of the castle, get ready to converge on Surfers Paradise as the annual Sand Safari Arts Festival returns to celebrate all things sand, sea and sport, transforming the iconic foreshore into a family-friendly fantasy sandscape from February 9 to 25, 2018.

This popular free event features the Australian Sand Sculpting Championships (February 9–11), drawing thousands of spectators to admire some of Australia’s and the world’s most talented sculptors as they intricately carve life-sized masterpieces over the course of the weekend, as well as the city wide Sand Trail (February 2–25), Inflatable Art Installations, Live Book Readings with mermaids and Sand Sculpting and Sand Art workshops.