The Gold Coast is one of Australia’s most popular tourist destinations, and offers a busy and cosmopolitan lifestyle coupled with a beachside setting. The Gold Coast is also known for its many water oriented theme parks and rides centred around Surfers Paradise.
The Gold Coast is popular year round given its consistently warm climate and relaxed atmosphere. Getting around the Gold Coast is easy using cabs, ferries, bus, rail and monorail services. The most popular areas include Surfers Paradise and Southport where the commercial centres are situated.
The Gold Coast is accessible via the Gold Coast International Airport, located near Coolangatta.
Attractions on the Gold Coast include Dreamworld, Sea World, Wet’n’Wild Water World and Warner Bros movie World amongst many other theme parks.
Here you will also find Q1, one of the tallest residential buildings in the world.
The Gold Coast also hosts the Southern Cross University, and campuses for Bond University and Griffith University.