Information for parents and guardians

Concerned about your teen going to Schoolies? If you have some worries and want your questions answered, this is for you.

This website is a hub of information that will help you and your teen get through Schoolies and life beyond.

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How to get access to the
Schoolies Beach Hub

Looking for the best place to party at Schoolies? Head down to the Schoolies Beach Hub on Surfers Paradise beach.

  • Register online

    Registrations open soon

  • Bring your QR Code & school ID

    Visit the Wristband Centre when you arrive in Surfers Paradise to collect your wristband

  • Wristband = Entry

    Show your wristband to security

  • Celebrate in the Schoolies Hub

    Nightly from 7pm

We couldn’t do it without our volunteers

Every year, hundreds of dedicated and caring volunteers give up their time to help make Schoolies as safe as possible.

Safer Schoolies volunteers patrol in groups and provide a first point of contact for school leavers and the local community in need.

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Support on the Gold Coast

A range of free support is provided on the Gold Coast to help keep your Schoolies experience as safe as possible.

Whether you need a friend to talk to, someone to walk you home, an in-room pancake cook up or first aid, know that there will always be someone available to help you – without judgement.

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Latest from our socials

schooliesgc5 months ago

Tonight in the Schoolies Beach Hub 👀 See you there! No wristband = no entry

schooliesgc5 months ago

Schoolies Beach Hub open 7pm until midnight. Come down for RnB night and more from @itsmehodges, @jaiwaterhousedj, @dj_artomik, @tallis_oneill_, @djgeorgiebaby, @coldeed_, @itstomanthony, @neongiants_ and…

schooliesgc5 months ago

The Wristband Centre is open from 6pm-8pm for the rest of the week. All genuine year 12 school leavers must get a wristband to join…

schooliesgc5 months ago

The sun in Queensland can be extreme - even when it is overcast. Don't let sunburn affect your Schoolies celebrations! ☀️

schooliesgc5 months ago

Oops! Your mate can't find their phone? 🤔 Tell them to check the Lost Property Tent located on the esplanade near the North Stage exit…

schooliesgc5 months ago

"Identity theft is not a joke, Jim! Millions of families suffer every year!" Seriously though, police and compliance officers will be doing the rounds at…

schooliesgc5 months ago

Have you stocked up on SPF? ☀️ Go to your notes and add hat, sunnies and sunscreen to your packing list rn 📸 @qldhealth

schooliesgc5 months ago

Not sure where you're going? There will be plenty of volunteers in bright orange vests to point you in the right direction.

schooliesgc5 months ago

No bags in the Schoolies Beach Hub - This is for the safety of everyone. 📱 You will receive a over the neck pouch when…

schooliesgc5 months ago

📱 Phones go flat... 🎤 The music is loud... If you get separated from your mates it can sometimes be hard to find them again…