2023 Sponsor Family



Experience Gold Coast (EGC), a controlled entity of the City of Gold Coast, aims to develop a portfolio of events and festivals to attract people from near and far to the beautiful Gold Coast, whilst showcasing the city as the ultimate event and festival destination.

As one of four festivals proudly produced by EGC, Cooly Rocks On is an award-winning festival celebrating the eras of yesteryear with a long and rich history. Other events produced by EGC include Blues on Broadbeach  and Groundwater Country Music Festival. EGC also collaborates with event organisers to support the delivery of a vibrant festival and event culture here on the Gold Coast.


Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ) is a statutory body of the Queensland Government and the state’s lead marketing, tourism experience and destination development and major events agency. TEQ aims to build Queensland’s tourism and events industry to foster innovation, drive industry growth and boost visitor expenditure.

TEQ is a proud Major Partner of Cooly Rocks On.

Cooly Rocks On is supported by the Queensland Government via Tourism and Events Queensland and is a feature on the It’s Live! in Queensland events calendar. Mark your calendars to experience the energy and spirit of Queensland with one of our many world-class events.


Gold Coast Airport is the gateway to Australia’s premier tourist destination, connecting South East Queensland and northern New South Wales to the rest of the country and beyond. With $500 million of terminal upgrades either delivered or underway – including the Southern Terminal expansion – Gold Coast Airport strives to be the first-choice gateway for its regions, creating valuable connections and inspiring a sustainable future.

With music and motor fans travelling from near and far to experience all that the festival has to offer, Gold Coast Airport is proud to be a Support Partner of Cooly Rocks On. 

Shannons is Australia’s leading insurance provider for motoring enthusiasts. From vintage and veteran to classics, hot rods, modified and contemporary cars. No one knows your passion like Shannons.

Shannons insurance products are tailored with the motoring enthusiast in mind – with features like Your Choice of Repairer, Agreed Value, as well as home and contents cover (terms and conditions apply).

Shannons also offers membership to the Shannons Club. Our online community for motoring enthusiasts featuring articles from Australia’s leading motoring journalists and exclusive videos, join over 170,000 motoring enthusiasts on the Shannons Club today – it’s free!

For more information visit Shannons or call 13 46 46 and speak with a genuine enthusiast today.

Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company since 1901, with commitment to fine craftsmanship and pioneering spirit, produces some of the most iconic motorcycles, recognised worldwide.

Partners since 2019, both Indian Motorcycle and Cooly Rocks On continue to pay homage to the classics, coming together on the Coolangatta foreshore to celebrate motors, lifestyle and music. Indian Motorcycle is proud to be an Official Support Partner of Cooly Rocks On.


Yugambeh Region Aboriginal Corporation Alliance (YRACA) aims to promote and strengthen Yugambeh culture, whilst championing the ambitions of its Traditional Custodian membership base by providing cultural services, supporting Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander businesses, building relationships and cultural opportunities across the region.

The festival is held on the land of the Kombumerri and Yugambeh language group families of the Gold Coast, and the Minjungbal family groups from the south. YRACA is proud be the Official Cultural Guidance partner of Cooly Rocks On.

EVENTelec is a Gold Coast based team of award-winning event specialist electricians and engineers, who have been powering major events and festivals across a variety of sectors since 1996.

Now a national brand servicing six states and territories and powering over 100 major events per year, EVENTelec is a proud Community Partner of Experience Gold Coast. Our experienced team is dedicated to providing exceptional service with professional integrity and will be powering Cooly Rocks On this June.

With sustainability at our core, we offer high end cleaning and waste management services to events throughout Australia and New Zealand. The Clean Vibes crew love what we do (seriously, we have ‘bin juice’ in our DNA!) and are proud Community Partners of Experience Gold Coast.

We look forward to delivering highly professional services at each of the four events across 2024 to ensure festival goers have an enjoyable and comfortable experience, whilst considering the environment at every step. Be sure to say hello or to ask our friendly team for assistance at the festival!

Since 1990, Griffith University has been working to create a better future for the Gold Coast by offering a world-class education right here, while also attracting the best teachers and researchers from around the world. Griffith has built a reputation to become a global research and education powerhouse, ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide. The University is internationally renowned for its teaching and research in health, business, tourism, environment, and many other areas that make a positive impact in our vibrant community.

 Griffith on the Gold Coast proudly contributes to the cultural life of the city through innovative local partnerships such as this sponsorship, reflecting our goal to create positive, meaningful change in the lives of our students, our community and all of society.


The MND and Me Foundation is a not for profit organisation focused on raising funds to ensure a cure for Motor Neurone Disease (MND) is realised, whilst improving the lives of those impacted by the disease.

They aim to reduce the burden of recently diagnosed patients and their families and provide practical assistance to people living with MND, and their Carers, to help them cope with present and future challenges.

MND and Me Foundation is proud to be the Official Charity Partner of Cooly Rocks On in 2024. You will find them on-site at the festival selling raffle tickets for the chance to win a 1946 Ford Jailbar with all funds going towards MND Research to hopefully find a cure for this terminal disease. 


We’d love to hear from you! Click below to learn more about partnership opportunities available and we look forward to welcoming you to our family.