Gold Coast is must see destination thanks to its golden sandy beaches, great surfing, annual festivals, party atmosphere and thrilling theme parks. The city has serious buzz and hosts a number of absolutely brilliant activities, sights and experiences.
You will certainty want to party at the Gold Coast and it is renowned for its party scene, so let your hair down in one of the many local hot spots scattered around Surfers Paradise. Whatever you are into, you are bound to find a pub/club/bar to suit your tastes. While you’re here, you must visit Dreamworld, Movie World, Sea World, Wet’ n’ Wild or Whitewater World. These famous theme parks are just at your doorstep, so get ready for lots of fun!
If you’re after good surf, Kirra Point is the prime surfing spot that’s famous for its long right-handers. If you want to learn how to surf, the Gold Coast is full of ‘learn to surf’ schools. Otherwise, simply head to the beach to watch a Surf Lifesaving event. Witness the fittest locals battle it out to become Ironmen in an endurance testing swim, paddle and run challenge.
The Gold Coast is also home to the world's largest subtropical rainforest. Head over to the hinterland and lose yourself for a few days in a rainforest lodge, swapping stories around a campfire. If you want to learn more about Australian wildlife, head to the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary to see crocodiles, koalas, kangaroos and many other native creatures all just a step away from the beach line.
KIRRA POINT | DREAMWORLD | CAVILLE AVE | CURRUMBIN WILDLIFE SANCTUARY | JUPITERS CASINO