Picnic in the Park

Surfers Paradise

Spread your picnic blanket for a food, wine and music gathering in the park! Head to Lionel Perry Park and dine on local treats from great Surfers Paradise restaurants, hand-delivered by UberEats. Enjoy dishes from the restaurants you love within the stunning setting of the park. Listen to live music, share a bottle of wine and catch up with friends as the sun sets over the Gold Coast. Use the code GCPICNIC for $5 off your first two orders on UberEats, delivery to Lionel Perry Park!

Event Details


DATE: Sunday, 4th June, 2017

LOCATION: Lionel Perry Park (Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise)

TIME: 12:00pm – 6.00pm

TICKETS: $2 entry


Discover the restaurants of Surfers Paradise! A foodies’ paradise, Surfers Paradise is home to the Gold Coast’s hottest restaurants and eateries. Experience the delicious dishes of Surfers Paradise’s best restaurants, hand delivered to Lionel Perry Park by UberEats.

The UberEats team will be there to help you place and pick up your orders. Look out for the UberEats marquee!

UberEATS is Uber’s new food delivery platform which makes getting great food from your favourite local restaurants as easy as requesting a ride. Their coverage zone on the Gold Coast includes Surfers Paradise, Broadbeach, Mermaid, Robina, Burleigh Waters, Miami, Bundall, Clear Island Waters and Coolangatta. Pop open the app to see what’s available in your area!

Haven’t used UberEATS before? Use the code GCPICNIC for $5 off your first two orders!

– The code is valid from now until June 30.


Gnocchi Gnocchi Brothers’ gnoccheria is a place dedicated to the art of making delicious fresh Italian gnocchi and only serving one main dish…yep you guessed it …Gnocchi! They are holding a pop up stall for Picnic at The Park so all the gnocchi lovers can satisfy their cravings.


We are collaborating with UberEats to hand deliver chef made food from anywhere in Surfers Paradise! No one can go past Brooklyn Depot’s delicious BBQ pork ribs, American-style burgers, chicken wings and chips! Or even their dessert menu with Oreo filled doughnut balls, caramel pecan brownies and more! See you at the Picnic!


Salts Meat Cheese are all about using quality ingredients and re-creating classic Italian dishes with a modern Australian twist. From their infamous Flaming Cheese Wheel Pasta to the indulgent 10 Cheese Pizza, there’s something for every Italian cuisine lover. This is one of many options for Picnic at The Park’s collaboration with UberEats, any of these dishes can be hand delivered to you in Surfers Paradise Park. Add it to your calendar now!



Catch the Gold Coast’s best tunes at Picnic at The Park with Josh Lovegrove. With his guitar in hand and his live looping skills, he will create perfect Sunday afternoon vibes.


A unique mix of roots, blues, reggae and folk… catch Kimbal Imaz at Picnic at The Park! With a hint of Latin rhythm, it makes the perfect soundtrack to relax and enjoy some of the best food and wine on the Gold Coast.


Parker Rose are all things pop and create an atmosphere wherever they go. Their pop culture inspiration of dance, beach and summer is one that creates an essence of fun and good times whenever there is a party brewing.



There will be a pop up bar overlooking the canal, catering to all your Sunday afternoon beverage desires. With craft beer on tap, wines, frozen cocktails and more… grab a bottle of wine to share and enjoy the afternoon!


Discover the flavours of Gold Coast wine, with a tasting station of Sirromet Winery’s finest wines available during the event.



Night Creatures are bringing the wildlife into the city for you to get up close and personal to the animals. Kids can touch, pat and hold selected animals, while the adults can hold and take photos with our creatures.

$5 for kids


Kids (and kids at heart!) can enjoy getting their face painted in the park! Butterfly or tiger? Rah!


Have some fun with animal helium balloons… they have slightly weighted feet so they appear to walk/hop/skip/waddle alongside you on the ground and will delight your friends and family.



Celebrate your afternoon in the sunshine with an intricate and beautiful pattern on your hand that you will want to show off to the world. Henna hand art will be popping up at Picnic!


Summer Beach Styles sell genuine Indian mandalas, hand dyed bed sets and vibrant floor cushions! Their mandalas and floor cushions are perfect for a picnic… so what better place to have a pop-up stall than Picnic at The Park! Come along and grab yours to brighten up your Sunday afternoon while eating great food and listening to awesome music! See you there!



Whips and Co are bringing their healthy, vegan goodies to Picnic at The Park! Whips and Co is South East Queensland’s healthiest mobile van serving Cocowhip, vegan protein smoothies and healthy treats! Eating dessert while still being healthy? Yes please! Don’t miss them!


Dippin’ Dots are making an appearance at Picnic at The Park! They are tiny little miracles, bursts of pure frozen deliciousness encapsulating the greatest flavours known to mankind, delivered by either an awesome spoonful or one at a time! They are the perfect dessert for anyone and everyone, so don’t miss out! See you there!


What’s fancier and more full of taste than a fry, but still more portable than smashed or baked potato? Fun and tasty tornado potatoes!


Can I bring my dog?

Yes! As long as your dog is on a leash, you are welcome to bring them along to this event.

What are the event operating hours?

The event will start at 12:00pm (midday), and conclude at 6pm after the sun sets.

Is there food available outside of UberEats?

Yes, there will be some snack and dessert vendors open at the event to satisfy your hunger… but we encourage you to give UberEats a try and experience the best Surfers Paradise eats from the comfort of your picnic blanket!

Is it BYO?

No. There is a licensed bar area at the event where drinks can be purchased. There will be a selection of beers, including draught beer, wines, frozen cocktails, soft drinks and more.