Photo Opportunities

Mirror, Mirror on the wall - who's the selfie king or queen of them all? Like in Snow White, a magic mirror will surface along the beachfront teamed with the not so small seven dwarf sand sculpts standing at whopping five tonne. Jack can also be seen climbing the beanstalk for your viewing pleasures on Friday 14 February and beyond. Staggering at an astonishing 45 tonne of sand, the world famous Surfers Paradise sign will set the stage for young Jack that is one artwork that will be hard to miss.

Ever dreamt of taking a seat at the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party or riding the carpet with Aladdin’s Genie of the Lamp? From Monday 17 February to Friday 21 February see 35 tonne sand sculpts be carved from scratch and on Saturday 22 February – your wish is our command! Immerse yourself within the interactive sand sculpts and capture the perfect picture that will have others in awe.

Sculpture Size 45 TONNES | Open Daily 10:00am-10:00pm  

Be mesmerised by the largest sand sculpture ever to be seen at Sand Safari Arts Festival! Weighing in at 45 tonnes, the world famous Surfers Paradise sign sets the stage for the cherished tale of young Jack, a poor country boy who trades the family cow for a handful of magic beans. To his astonishment, these beans grow into an enormous beanstalk reaching up into the clouds and to the Giants castle. Rediscover the iconic beanstalk and let your imagination come to life with the story of a whole new world high up in the clouds.

Sculpture Size 35 TONNES | Carving Dates Monday 17- Friday 21 February | Open Daily 10:00am-10:00pm

They have yelled that there is no more room at the table, but in this one of a kind enormous interactive display there is plenty of room for you to join the fun! Take a seat and a photo of this classic scene from one of the world’s most beloved fairy tales, Alice in Wonderland. Carved from 35 tonnes of sand over five days, this captivating display comes to life with all your favourite characters including, the Mad Hatter, March Hare and the Dormouse enjoying tea with Alice and is sure to delight.

Sculpture Size 35 TONNES | Carving Dates Monday 17- Friday 21 February | Open Daily 10:00am-10:00pm

We all know the story of the peasant boy who discovers a lamp and out pops a 10,000 year old genie and grants him three wishes, now it’s your turn! Step back in time to ancient Persia and journey across the skies of Surfers Paradise on a magic carpet with none-other than Aladdin’s Genie of the Lamp. An astonishing 35 tonnes of sand has been used to create this famous and magical scene with the mystical Genie granting you three wishes - what will you wish for?

Mirror Mirror | Daily 10:00am-10:00pm