The Gold Coast Eisteddfod, The Arts Centre Gold Coast: The Gold Coast Eisteddfod launches six weeks of competition until September 2. Sections include dance, instrumental, bands/orchestras, speech and dframa, vocal, piano and children and young adults with special needs. The Arts Centre Gold Coast will host the 160 choirs, 310 bands and orchestras, the speech choirs and 1250 group dance items. Programs at box office. The Monday Experiment, Swingin’ Safari: DJ Beedee plays funky chilled tunes. Spin, Twin Towns: Rock along to a jumping live set and learn new dance moves. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry.