If youï¿½re looking for something different to do in the next few weeks, consider the Cooly Rocks On 2014 event, one of the biggest 50ï¿½s and 60ï¿½s nostalgia festivals in Australia.
The event runs from 30th May – 9th June 2014 and is perfect for the whole family.
You can find out full details here.
Below are answers to some commonly asked questions about the festival:
Where is the festival located?
Cooly Rocks On 2014 is located over 2kms along the beachfront of Coolangatta and Tweed Heads.
What type of events will be running during the festival?
You can attend events such as rock ï¿½nï¿½ roll displays, rockabilly, enjoy swing music bands and see over 1,000 hot rods, custom cars and classic vehicles.
How much does it cost to attend?
How many events are there?
There are over 100 events in total, with the festival opening on the 30th May at the Tweed Heads Bowls Club from 7.30pm, featuring the band, The Chevrolets. You can download a PDF program for full details.
How many car events are there?
There are over eight car events, with the option to book in your own classic car to showcase during the ï¿½Thrifty Sneak Peek Show ï¿½nï¿½ Shineï¿½.
What is the best way to get to the festival?
You can drive (but if you do so, aim to get their early during peak attendance days, such as the weekend!), catch a bus or if youï¿½re staying locally, try using a taxi to get you from A to B during the festival. Public transportation is your best option if you donï¿½t have to bring your car.
Iï¿½m coming from out of town, where is the best accommodation options?
Ideally, you should stay in Coolangatta or at Tweed Heads, as busses operate regularly between the two areas. Alternatively, if you want to stay away from the hustle and bustle, you could stay in Burleigh Heads or Surfers Paradise. Use the accommodation sponsors list for Cooly Rocks On 2014 recommendations.
With only a few days to go, this event is sure to bring visitors from near and far.