Sanctuary Cove International
Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS), the Southern Hemisphere’s premier marine event, will once again thrill boating enthusiasts over four fun-filled days from Thursday, May 23 to Sunday, May 26 at Sanctuary Cove on the Gold Coast.
It's the southern hemisphere's largest celebration of its kind, attracting 45,000 visitors from around the world with more than 300 exhibitors and over 500 watercraft on display in one spectacular waterfront location.
Thrill-seekers can preview the most exhilarating personal watercraft, wake boats, RIB’s, water toys, ski and sports accessories; while fans of fishing can check out the Sports, Leisure and Fishing Boat precinct featuring the latest in offshore sport fishing, as well as quad rigs, centre consoles, walk-arounds and cabin cruisers, with hundreds of fishing and trailer boats on show.
Step onboard luxury superyachts, ocean passagemakers, sleek sailing boats, speedy sports models and ultra-cool catamarans, with more than 200 magnificent boats on the water.
Leading industry manufacturers will be in attendance showcasing the latest in outboard engines, marine technology, gear and gadgets.
Television presenter and fishing expert, Paul Burt, will once again take on the role of official SCIBS ambassador and entertain attendees with his delicious seafood dishes and fishing tips on the Main Stage.
Meanwhile, a jam-packed program of entertainment and events will enhance the family-friendly festival atmosphere, including an interactive Kids’ Zone for younger children plus plenty of hands-on activities - fishing masterclasses, educational boating workshops and cooking demonstrations - to keep older kids and adults entertained. In addition, there's live music, delicious food, vibrant bars and roving street performers.
Nice to know - VIP guests can relax in luxurious comfort while being wined and dined in five-star style with a bird’s eye view of the Show in the VIP Lounge.
Need to know - SCIBS offers a free park ‘n’ ride service from Movie World, along with limited on-site parking, available to pre-purchase.
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Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show
The Marine Village
May 23-26 9-5 daily
A $20 Con $16*
Children U15 Free
VIP Lounge $199