Be Near 3 Big Gold Coast Events This July with 2nd Avenue Apartments
Enjoy the best location for the Gold Coast Marathon, VIVA Surfers Paradise and Groundwater Country Music Festival this July with our oceanfront Burleigh Heads accommodation.
2019 will see these three major Gold Coast events return bigger than ever before, and with 2nd Avenue Beachside Apartments, you can be sure to relax just moments away from the excitement with our picturesque location in Burleigh. Situated on Second Avenue – just footsteps from Burleigh Beach – 2nd Avenue has your next memorable getaway in store with a choice of modern 1 and 2 Bedroom Apartments with spacious open-plan layouts, complete guest amenities and fantastic views facing the ocean.
With direct beachfront access and a top range of exciting facilities onsite, 2nd Avenue Burleigh Heads is your ticket to an unforgettable Gold Coast holiday ahead, and with the Gold Coast Marathon, VIVA Surfers Paradise and Groundwater Country Music Festival just around the corner, there isn’t a better time to start planning your escape.
Give you, your family or someone you love a winter getaway near Burleigh Beach, Burleigh Head National Park and some of the best restaurants and shops on the Gold Coast, and if you’re looking to experience the Gold Coast with more thrills and long-lasting memories to take home, make sure to book in time for these unmissable events in July:
Gold Coast Marathon 2019
It’s the 41st Gold Coast Marathon this 2019 and marathoners from all over Australia are already gearing up to head to the coast for another atmospheric weekend of long-distance running beside the beach.
A flurry of almost 30,000 people will participate in this year’s premier Australian road race, which offers perfect weather conditions, heaps of sideline support and a flat circuit that’s made better by the Gold Coast’s world-famous coastal scenery. Whether the 2019 Gold Coast Marathon is going to be your first-ever marathon or another one to add to the list, this thrilling two-day event is the ultimate opportunity to set a personal goal and reap the rewards at the finish line.
This popular marathon circuit heads south from Southport before turning at Burleigh Heads and returning north. Participants will pass Main Beach, Surfers Paradise, Broadbeach, Mermaid Beach and Miami Beach along the way, offering a scenic tour of some of the Gold Coast’s top tourist destinations. Crowds will line the streets to cheer and show their support, generating a fantastic weekend atmosphere that isn’t to be missed for both runners and spectators.
The Gold Coast Marathon has a time limit of 6 hours and 40 mins, providing participants of all ages and abilities plenty of time to cross the finish line. For those daunted by the full 42km, the Gold Coast Marathon will also host its annual 21km Half-Marathon, 10km Run, 5.7km Fun Run and 4km Junior Dash.
Come along to take part and soak up the atmosphere on Saturday, July 6 and Sunday, July 8.
VIVA Surfers Paradise 2019
Just a few days after the Gold Coast Marathon, VIVA Surfers Paradise arrives with 10 days of back-to-back live music tributes to the biggest music icons of all time!
VIVA Surfers Paradise is free to attend each year in Surfers Paradise, making it the perfect excuse to pack up and head to the coast. This nostalgic music festival is packed full with some of the best tribute artists and impersonators from around the globe, with a special focus on The King of Rock and Rock himself, Elvis Presley. This year, don’t miss Diogo Light, David Lee, John Blunt, Greg Andrew and The Beatlegs, plus many more that will pay homage to all the biggest names in pop and rock history – a journey through the decades like no other!
Held in Surfers Paradise, VIVA Surfers Paradise offers a backdrop of world-class attractions, shopping centres and restaurants, providing plenty to see and do for all ages as the festival unfolds.
VIVA Surfers Paradise returns for 2019 on Friday, July 12 to Sunday, July 21.
Groundwater Country Music Festival Broadbeach
If country music is what you’re craving this winter, make sure to hang around after VIVA Surfers Paradise for Groundwater Country Music Festival 2019 – one of the largest country music festivals in Australia that’s completely free to attend.
Hosted each year in Broadbeach, Groundwater Country Music Festival is another explosive winter music festival on the Gold Coast that boasts an ever-changing lineup of some of the hottest country music artists on the planet. Since 2013, this three-day beachfront festival has grown in size and stature, and is now one of Australia’s top events for rootin’-tootin’, boot-tapping country rock and pop!
Attend this year’s Groundwater Country Music Festival for Davisson Brothers Band, Lee Kernaghan, The Viper Creek Band, Casey Barnes, Amber Joy Poulton, Drew McAlister, Tex Perkins and The Tennessee Four, Beccy Cole and many others over an electrifying three-day period. Outdoor stages will be set up in multiple locations around Broadbeach, providing plenty of fantastic live music to enjoy next to Broadbeach’s world-class CBD and beachfront.
Groundwater Country Music Festival takes over from Friday, July 26 to Sunday, July 28.
Don’t Leave It Late – Book Your Stay in July Today
Experience the incredible atmosphere of the Gold Coast Marathon, go back in time with VIVA Surfers Paradise and see all of your favourite country music artists next to the beach with our central Burleigh Heads apartments at 2nd Avenue.
Situated next to Burleigh Beach and offering sparkling views over the Pacific Ocean, our 1 and 2 Bedroom Apartments are a fantastic choice for solo travellers, couples and groups with spacious open-plan living areas, fully equipped kitchens and sun-soaked private balconies. For those seeking a premier holiday experience, we also have 3 Bedroom Penthouses with luxurious amenities and unbeatable ocean views from large wraparound private balconies.
Find more information on our Burleigh Beach Gold Coast apartments – and superb onsite facilities – now by just visiting 2nd Avenue Burleigh Heads.