FAQs

2021 will be a year for fresh starts and new beginnings, so there is no better time to continue to evolve the festival than with a full rebrand.  2021 will premiere Beyond the Sand, a new and modernised festival that will allow the already successful event to grow to become a multi-medium arts festival.

Beyond the Sand will continue on the legacy of Sand Safari and feature elements such as the Australian Sand Sculpting Championships, sand art activities and workshops, however, will look to move beyond the heritage of ‘sand and sea’ and incorporate a variety of mediums that highlight the artistic flair and creativity of artists around Australia. Beyond the Sand will become a cultural hub that reflects the lifestyle and creativity of the Gold Coasts thriving art scene.

Yes, Beyond the Sand will continue on the legacy of Sand Safari and feature elements such as the Australian Sand Sculpting Championships, however, will look to move beyond the heritage of ‘sand and sea’ and incorporate a variety of mediums that highlight the artistic flair and creativity of artists around Australia.

Volunteers and partners can register their interest in Beyond the Sand by heading over to our get involved page and completing the form. Unfortunately for 2021 we will not be taking artist applications.

 

Unfortunately due to the uncertainty of the current environment, we will not be taking artist applications for Beyond the Sand 2021. Stay tuned as we do hope to have applications for the 2022 festival.