Culture Strategy

Check out the City’s Culture Strategy 2023 which details three major catalysts for change, delivering unprecedented opportunities for cultural development and transformation and exploring the four big ideas or strategic outcomes that will fuel the strategic vision – Built on creativity, transformed by imagination.

Busking

A trial of musical busking is currently being permitted at certain locations within the Gold Coast CBD- Southport.

This specialised busking trial will activate different parts of the Gold Coast CBD and help develop cultural diversity and interesting experiences for visitors and locals.

Want to apply to be a busker in the CBD?

  • To receive a CBD Busking Trial Permit, buskers will need to:
  • complete a Gold Coast CBD Busking Form
  • submit a demo CD, MP3 clip or YouTube clip
  • provide identification
  • commit to specified conditions as outlined in the CBD Busking Trial Fact Sheet

For more information on busking in the CBD, please contact us.

Further information