Attention 80s Gold Coast party people!

singalongDo you live on the Gold Coast and want to step back into an 80s disco?  Well here is your chance!  The 6th fundraising Back to the 80s singalong is on again, organised by Dominique Lummus and friends at Helensvale Library’s Auditorium,Sir John Overall Dr & Lindfield Road, Helensvale.

VJ Adam will pump up the volume and screen the very best music videos from the 80s – add disco lights and a haze machine for an 80s party to remember!

The playlist has been issued (see below) and you are encouraged to dress up as your favourite 80s icon and act out your favourite video/s on stage with your friends.

Want to push it – push it good? Going to Walk like an Egyptian? You can! Tickets are $17.50 pp and available now from

madonna-desperately-seeking-susan  The Breaks: Stylin' and Profilin' 1982-1990 by Janette Beckman,  published by powerHouse Books  thebangles

There is a bar selling wine, beer and hot & cold snacks, with the great crew from Oxenford State School P&C Association in charge.

All proceeds from this event go 100% to three charities/orgs – Helensvale Joey Scouts and the Helensvale Cubs special events, Rosies – Friends on the Street: Gold Coast Branch and Mahboba’s Promise.

Arrivals at 6pm on Sat 12th November – tickets $17.50pp from – tickets are still available!

Session One

1. Girls just want to have fun – Cindy Lauper (1983) – everyone welcome on stage to dance along with Zumba with Jo Mellare
2. New sensation – INXS (1987)
3. Thriller – Michael Jackson (1982)
4. I want to break free – Queen (1984)
5. Wake me up before you go-go – Wham (1984)
6. Physical – Olivia Newton John (1981)
7. Down Under – Men at Work (1982)
8. Flashdance – What a Feeling Irene Cara (1983)
9. Like a Virgin – Madonna (1984)
10. We built this city – Starship (1986)
11. Electric Blue – Ice House (1987)
12. Blue Monday – New Order (1983)
13. Whip It – Devo (1980)
14. Kiss – Prince (1986)
15. You’re the voice – John Farnham (1986)


Session Two

1. Addicted to love – Robert Palmer (1986)
2. Locomotion – Kylie Minogue (1988)
3. We will rock you – Queen (1984)
4. 500 Miles – The Proclaimers (1989)
5. She’s got the look – Roxette (1988)
6. Walk like an Egyptian – The Bangles (1987)
7. Living on a Prayer – Bon Jovi (1986)
8. Pour some sugar on me – Def Leppard (1987)
9. Material Girl – Madonna (1984)
10. Dancing in the Street – Mick Jagger and David Bowie (1985)
11. Push it – Salt n Peppa (1986)
12. Let’s Dance – David Bowie (1983)
13. I’ve had the time of my life – Jennifer Warnes and Bill Medley (1987)
14. Love Shack – B52s (1989)

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