11-21 AUGUST 2022 View all events

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Presented by BLEACH* and Griffith University

Gather at the foot of the North Burleigh Headland to experience a sonic meditation on the fluid boundaries of coastal space and responding to the headland. Led by percussionist Vanessa Tomlinson and sound artist Lawrence English, Beacons is a joint composition bringing together leading Brisbane musicians, collaborating with musicians from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University.

Beacons 5.30 pm 14 & 15 August (Ticketed)

Seating will be provided at this event with wheelchair access. 

This event is included in the Multipack discounts.

  • 10% off when you book 3 events
  • 15% off when you book 4 events
  • 20% off when you book 5 or more events

Discounts will be applied at the end of your booking. Allocations are limited so book now…


North Burleigh

The EsplanadeMiami

Getting here
Venue Info

Our Festival is operating under a COVID Safe Plan endorsed by the Queensland Government. Please be mindful of following the COVID Safe signage across the site and please see our staff or Festival Ambassadors if you need assistance.

To maximise your festival experience we recommend you plan ahead.  To help you do so here are some tips to keep happy and healthy during your visit.

Planning your visit to the BLEACH* Hub at Burleigh

  • plan your visit early and be comfortable for changes in the weather
  • limited seating available, bring beach chair or blanket
  • water station / bubbler on site so bring your own water bottles
  • plenty of amenities
  • food and beverage available at………
  • recycling and waste stations will be visible across the parkland
  • Wheelchair access and accessible toilet
  • Visit the City of Gold Coast Parking at Burleigh web page for information on what parking areas are metered and unmetered. Note the venue is located at the north end of the beach.
  • There are over 430 free and untimed spaces along the beachfront between First Avenue and Kelly Avenue.
  • All beachfront parking north of First Avenue is free and unrestricted.
  • Paid parking applies to a small number of spaces on the beachfront at Goodwin Terrace
  • All day parking is available at Alex Black Carpark, Burleigh Heads, to a maximum of $5 per day.


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We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the Yugambeh Language Region and all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People of the Gold Coast. We recognise their continuing connection and contributions to country and culture. We pay respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.