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Looking to live, invest or study on the Gold Coast? Visit the We Are Gold Coast city hub.

Visit We Are Gold Coast

Gold Coast Tourism Members enjoy exclusive benefits, resources and opportunities (shown below). Further details on these benefits as well as Membership packages available are provided in the FY20 Membership Prospectus.


  • A full-page product listing for your business on, GCT’s primary consumer website that attracts an average of 220,000 unique visitors every month. To take advantage of this, your business must be subscribed to the Australian Tourism Data Warehouse (ATDW). Read more
  • Discounted ATDW membership
  • Access to other digital marketing channels, including the 'Gold Coast Traveller' Official Visitor Mobile App (iOS & Android)
  • Access to Tourism Matters, GCT’s weekly member eNewsletter
  • Access and exposure to local, regional and international tourism business contacts

The following are additional elective membership benefits for Tourism Members:

  • Brochure display and booking service at GCT’s two Visitor Information Centres
  • Business Events lead generation and access to other sales opportunities


  • Promote your business nationally alongside major regional events
  • Promote your business nationally via paid online holiday deals
  • Participate in international and domestic sales missions
  • Participate in domestic and international trade and media familiarisation opportunities
  • Work in collaboration with other members to target specific markets or generate greater cut-through


  • Educational workshops
  • Product development advice and assistance
  • Networking opportunities with other tourism operators
  • Access to research and statistical information as well as insights into key international markets
  • Access to and use of GCT’s image library
  • Access to and use of GCT’s member logo