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Top 5 adventure activities on the Gold Coast
Megan Jerrard
Megan Jerrard

Top 5 adventure activities on the Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is Australia’s capital of fun. Whether you’re seeking adventure on land, in the air or on Gold Coast’s famously beautiful waters, the Gold Coast is an endless outdoor playground.

Welcome to the home of Australian Surfing
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

Welcome to the home of Australian Surfing

The Gold Coast truly is a Surfers’ Paradise...Except, ironically, Surfers Paradise! View Surf Life's first video blog for the 2016 Quiksilver and Roxy Pros.

Best funky venues in the northern Gold Coast
The Urban List
The Urban List

Best funky venues in the northern Gold Coast

There are some hidden gems worth a gander if you’re in the northern end of the Gold Coast. Stretching all along the Coast, we’ve found the best hidden hang outs north of Surfers where you can leave your man bun clip-on behind, and just chill out with the laid-back locals of the northern Gold Coast.

The best day trip to the Gold Coast to extend your summer
Bonny O'Shea
Bonny O'Shea

The best day trip to the Gold Coast to extend your summer

Summer always lasts a little longer in Queensland, so I challenge you to make your summer live on by taking my best ever day trip to the Gold Coast. All you need is a car to make some incredible memories with your posse.

5 acts not to miss at the 2016 Bleach* Festival
Melanie Hoad
Melanie Hoad

5 acts not to miss at the 2016 Bleach* Festival

Bleach* Festival illuminates the Gold Coast with a three week program of contemporary music, arts, dance, theatre and performance. Here are five acts not to be missed at this year’s Bleach* Festival.

Six interesting facts about the Gold Coast
Christine Retschlag
Christine Retschlag

Six interesting facts about the Gold Coast

The Gold Coast has a rich and colourful history. Here are six interesting facts you may not have known about the GC!

Top 7 sunrise and sunset spots
Christine Retschlag
Christine Retschlag

Top 7 sunrise and sunset spots

There are so many vantage points from which to catch the sun rising or taking its last gasp on the Gold Coast and they’re well worth the wake and wait.

Take a bite out of the Southern Gold Coast
Christine Retschlag
Christine Retschlag

Take a bite out of the Southern Gold Coast

The beaches on the southern end of the Gold Coast are world-class and there are some amazing coastal cafes and restaurants to suit.

The Colours of the Gold Coast
Christine Retschlag
Christine Retschlag

The Colours of the Gold Coast

While most commonly known for its golden sands and green hinterland, there are many colours that signify the vibrancy and natural beauty of the Gold Coast.

Affordable activities for the whole family
Christine Retschlag
Christine Retschlag

Affordable activities for the whole family

Whether you're staying near South Stradbroke Island, the southern end of the coast, or in between at Burleigh - there are stacks of fun and affordable activities the whole family will enjoy.