Gold Coast - Queensland
The Gold Coast is a city in the southeast corner of Queensland, to the south of Brisbane, and is famous for its sunny subtropical climate, a sweeping 70km coastline offers a stretch of patrolled surf beaches that are among the best in the world.
Almost every Australian is familiar with the white sands of Surfers Paradise, Broadbeach, Burleigh Heads and Coollangatta. The beachfront esplanades of these vibrant centres extend a warm welcome to visitors to sit back and relax, soak up the fun and taste the excitement of Australia's most popular holiday playground.
Extensive waterway and canal systems, a skyline dominated by high-rise apartment buildings, a peaceful rainforest hinterland in the west of the city, active nightlife and its wide variety of tourist attractions. The beachfront esplanades of these vibrant centres extend a warm welcome to visitors to sit back and relax, soak up the fun and taste the excitement of Australia's most popular holiday playground.
The subtropical climate is ideal for taking advantage of the myriad of leisure activities all year round. The Gold Coast boasts fantastic shopping and many tourist attractions such as the observation deck of its tallest building, the Q1, in Surfers Paradise.
Other popular tourist attractions include internationally renowned surf beaches, a well known heaven for surfers, welcoming the Quicksilver Pro every summer and theme parks including, Dreamworld, Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World, WhiteWater World, Wet'n'Wild Water World, and Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. See our Theme Parks of the Gold Coast & Gold Coast Tourist Information for more information. Surf Schools on Gold Coast