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The cultures that make up Robina, Varsity Lakes, and surrounds.


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Community cultural events in Robina, Varsity Lakes, and surrounds. 

Japan and Friends Day

Once a year The Japanese Society of Gold Coast organises a cultural event together with the Consulate General of Japan for the community of the Gold Coast.


Here are some of the scenes and sounds of the 2023 celebration held at Robina State High School. 


Stay tuned for the next one. The event is called Japan and Friends Day, and it has its own Facebook page to keep you informed.

Video shared with Robina Today

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Save the date for Japan and Friends Day on the 21st September 2024, and Broadbeach Community Centre.


cultural centres

Community and Cultural centres around Robina, Varsity Lakes, and surrounds.

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Jim Harris Park, 20 Mattocks Road, Varsity Lakes.

A Place for Everyone. VLCRC envisions a united community, empowering diversity through accessible resources and collaborative initiatives. We foster well-being, equality, and a vibrant Varsity Lakes tapestry. The Centre is administered by the Varsity Lakes Community Resource Centre Volunteer Management Committee. We are funded by The Queensland Department of Treaty, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, Communities and the Arts ​At the Annual General Meeting, financial members elect the Management Committee, whose responsibility it is to oversee management of the community centre.

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Cultural clubs around Robina, Varsity Lakes, and surrounds.


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Robina Community Centre, 196 Robina Town Centre Drive.

The Japanese society of Gold Coast Inc. was established in 1989 to support Japanese people living in the Gold Coast area.

surrounding suburbs

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3 Jondique Ave, Merrimac

The Australian German Club has been established on the Gold Coast for over 48 years and welcomes everyone. The club is open Thursday to Saturday Night, and Sunday lunch.

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18 Fairway Dr, Clear Island Waters Clear Island Waters.

The Italo Australian Club was established in 1976 by a group of Italian families who were living on the Coast and is the home of traditional Italian family values. They are a friendly club that loves visitors and new members.

digital hubs

Online cultural websites and social pages.

A Facebook page created for Kiwis living on the Gold Coast. Find the places to go, recommended local businesses, kiwi events, share your posts & photos

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