• Register for your free Schoolies Hub wristband using your school ID.

  • The Schoolies Hub is the best place to party on the Gold Coast. Everything you need to know about your free entertainment precinct on the beach.

  • There is always someone to help. Find out what support is available for Schoolies on the Gold Coast.

  • Schoolies ‘Week 2’ information.

  • Latest information about road closures during Schoolies on the Gold Coast.

The Gold Coast has been the popular choice for many Queensland schoolies since the 1970s.

Every year the Safer Schoolies Gold Coast Response is activated to enhance the safety of schoolies staying and partying in Surfers Paradise. In 2022, the Response will be activated from Saturday 19 to Friday 25 November.

The Safer Schoolies Gold Coast Response is for genuine 2022 Year 12 school leavers. The Response provides you with a range of support services to help keep you safe, and also includes official Safer Schoolies wristbanding allowing you free nightly access to the Schoolies Hub where you can celebrate with your mates.

Make sure you check above for everything you need to know and organise for a safe and enjoyable Schoolies on the Gold Coast.

The Safer Schoolies Gold Coast Response is activated during the peak Schoolies period – the week that follows is sometimes referred to as ‘Week 2’. If you are visiting the Gold Coast after Friday 25 November 2022, make sure you check out our section on ‘Week 2’.