Become the coolest family in town by hitting the Gold Coast for Cooly Rocks On.

Clock some family bonding time at Cooly Rocks On, the biggest 50s and 60s nostalgia festival in Australia.

The retro festivities will stretch across two kilometers of the beautiful Gold Coast coastline and families can enjoy hours of retro entertainment with rock ‘n roll, rockabilly, swing music and more than 1,000 hot rods, custom cars and classic vehicles lining the stunning beachfront of Coolangatta and Tweed Heads all over two huge weeks from 30 May to 9 June.

During the festival you can browse through more than 100 vintage market stalls and 100 craft market stalls, take your taste buds back to the 50s and 60s with retro styled food and join in an iconic event that draws more than80,000 people back to Cooly year after year.

Music fills the venues, more retro cars roll up each day and the festival builds and builds, culminating in a Grand Finale weekend where the streets are closed down, the outdoor stages are moved in and the streets come alive with street parades, shows, displays, competitions and more1,000 cars parading from Kirra to Tweed Heads each evening.

The festival is free to enter and tickets to indoor shows may be purchased online or at the door. Don’t let your family miss out on this event, it’s a blast from the past in the most spectacular way.