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Gold Coast Schoolies will be held from Saturday 22 November to Friday 28 November 2014.

If you are heading to the Gold Coast for Schoolies you will need an official Schoolies wristband to access the Schoolies Hub on Surfers Paradise beach. You will need your wristband to access drug and alcohol-free entertainment at the Schoolies Hub and the range of support services in place to help keep schoolies safe.

Gold Coast schoolies can stay up to date on Facebook, twitter and instagram (@schooliesGC).

To make sure you have a safe Schoolies remember:

  • Don’t risk it.  Always call Triple Zero (000) in an emergency.
  • Don’t let a photo ruin a future.
  • Respect the community.

The Queensland Government, with the support of the Council of the City of Gold Coast and numerous volunteer and community organisations coordinates the comprehensive safety and support services program for Gold Coast Schoolies, making Schoolies as safe as possible for you and the community.

Gold Coast Schoolies is delivered through the support of a number of volunteer and community organisations, including:

  • Getting a wristband

    Schoolies must have a wristband to access official Schoolies activities on the Gold Coast. Find out how to get one.

  • Schoolies Hub

    Find out more about the Schoolies Hub, featuring live entertainment for schoolies only.

  • Getting around on the Gold Coast

    Information about accessing help to get home safely and public transport on the Gold Coast.

  • What support is available?

    Information about the support services in place to ensure Gold Coast schoolies remain safe.

  • Road closures

    Information about the road closures that will take place at Surfers Paradise.

  • Become a partner

    Information about the sponsorship opportunities available for the Queensland Government's Gold Coast Schoolies Response.

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