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Chinatown Events

Chinatown will offer something different on the first Saturday of every month when its streets come alive with a range of exciting events such as free films, popup bars, multicultural celebrations and the much loved Chinatown Street Markets.

Chinatown is the place to celebrate the Gold Coast’s diversity through culture, design, people and food, right in the heart of the CBD.

Check out the event dates for details of what’s on including the Chinatown Street Markets.

Event Dates for 2016

2 July – Chinatown Street Markets: Try a range of cuisines from across Asia 4pm-8pm

6 August – Crafternoon

3 September – Chinatown Street Markets – try a range of cuisines from across Asia 4pm-8pm

1 October – Flavours of Metro Street Party and Home Grown- Free the Hops

5 November – Chinatown Street Markets: Try a range of cuisines from across Asia 4pm-8pm

3 December – No event

Events Dates for 2017

January- No event

4 February- Lunar New Year 4pm-9pm

4 March – Chinatown Street Markets 4pm-8pm

1 April – Bleach* in the City

6 May – Chinatown Street Markets 4pm-8pm

3 June – Diversity Gold Coast

1 July – Chinatown Street Markets 4pm-8pm

5 August – Yet to be announced

2 September – Chinatown Street Markets 4pm-8pm

7 October – Yet to be announced

4 November – Chinatown Street Markets 4pm-8pm

December – No event


Gold Coast Chinatown, Young and Davenport Streets, Southport.

Getting there

Ride the G: Disembark at the Southport station, Nerang Street.

Ride your bike and park in one of the many bike racks.

Public parking is available at the Athol Paterson, Mal Burke and Carey Park car parks.

Visit our City parking map for details.

Stall holders and entertainers

Want to be a stall holder or entertainer at the Chinatown Street Markets? If so, please read about how to apply.

Gold Coast Chinatown fireworks
Mango Lychee Tea
Asian women serving noodles

Taste your way through Asia

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