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Welcome to the official city guide for Australia’s Gold Coast.

 
If you’re after local tips on where to stay, best places to eat everything in between, you’re in for a treat. Maybe you’re here for our stunning beaches, the chilled vibes of Burleigh Heads or the salty-chic of Broadbeach. Maybe it’s the unmistakeable pulse of Surfers Paradise, our coastal lifestyle or our botanic backyard. Maybe it’s chance. Whatever brought you this way, we’re glad you made it. So, pour yourself a drink, pull up a chair and settle in…

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Gold Coast Markets

Gold Coast Markets

When people think of the Gold Coast they think beaches. Theme Parks. High rises...

Four Foodie Haunts

Four Foodie Haunts

Palm Beach is the latest emerging dining precinct of the Gold Coast. The once sleepy suburb is now the new destination for discriminating diners.

Neighbourhoods

Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast

Surfers Paradise

Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast is one of Australia's most iconic - not to mention, most celebrated – holiday destinations.

Broadbeach, Gold Coast

Broadbeach

Broadbeach, south of Surfers Paradise is a precinct full of cafes, restaurants, retailers and is a friendly beachfront...

Tamborine Mountain, Gold Coast

Tamborine Mountain

Some say this is the green behind the gold which makes the Gold Coast so seductive, and it's easy to see why...

Burleigh Heads, Gold Coast

Burleigh Heads

Acclaimed for its beachside village vibe, Burleigh Heads is dotted with an array of excellent cafes...

Southern Gold Coast

Southern Gold Coast

This southern entertainment hub with restaurants, cafes and bars is surrounded by some of the best surf beaches.

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