Save the Waves Film Festival

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Save the Waves Film Festival returns to the Gold Coast on July 13, 2024, promising an exhilarating blend of surf culture, environmental advocacy, and cinematic artistry. Hosted by the Gold Coast World Surfing Reserve, at Tom Atkin Hall this unique event celebrates the world's only international surf and environmental film festival.

Audiences can expect a captivating lineup of nonfiction and documentary films that explore surf and water sports, travel adventures, conservation efforts, and climate issues. The festival aims to inspire and educate through powerful storytelling, highlighting the courageous individuals working on the frontlines of coastal protection.

Originally launched in 2008, the festival has evolved into a global phenomenon, screening in diverse locations including Bali, Fiji, and Rapa Nui. After a hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year's event promises to reignite its mission of environmental stewardship through the art of film.

Save the Waves Film Festival

Tom Atkin Hall

433 Golden Four Drive Tugun

July 13

6:30 - 10pm 

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