Gold Coast Travel Guide

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Welcome To The Gold Coast

Enjoying the perfect combination of sunshine, entertainment and adventure, the Gold Coast is Australia's premier holiday destination that offers something for everyone. This holiday hot spot is bursting with things to see and do. From the iconic theme parks to the glorious beaches, the Gold Coast provides visitors with endless entertainment. Whether you want to shop up a storm in Surfer's Paradise or catch some waves at Burleigh Heads, you can enjoy relaxing and unwinding in complete paradise. From family friendly adventures, to romantic couple's escapes, however you like to holiday, the Gold Coast is sure to deliver.

Together with the amazing attractions and entertainment, the Gold Coast's accommodation offers a huge range of styles to suit any budget. From luxury hotels and holiday resorts to self-contained apartments and affordable hotel rooms, most are within walking distance of the top shopping, dining and attraction hot spots. Offering a relaxing break by the water, Gold Coast accommodation enjoys views of the hinterland, ocean or glittering city lights and feature a massive range of choices including package deals for significant savings and ease of booking your holiday.

Know Before You Go

With its golden beaches, adrenaline pumping attractions and family friendly atmosphere it's no surprise that the Gold Coast is one of Australia's most popular holiday destinations. This helpful guide details everything you need to know about visiting the Gold Coast. From weather charts and transport options to frequently asked questions we have all the answers to your top holiday queries.

Know Before You Go

Before You Go FAQs

Everything you need to know for planning your next Gold Coast adventure. From climate information to car hire queries, find all the answers here.

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Best Time To Visit The Gold Coast

While the Gold Coast is a beautiful place to visit all year round, the very best time to visit will depend on your personal preferences such as weather, pricing and local events.

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Getting To The Gold Coast

Discover the variety of transport options available for getting to the Gold Coast. Whether you want to fly, drive or catch a coach, there are many ways to arrive in style.


Gold Coast Airport

Plan your trip around The Gold Coast Airport to learn where you should commence your tropical escape.

Gold Coast Hotels & Packages

Located in beautiful Queensland, the Gold Coast is renowned as Australia's favourite holiday destination, and it's no surprise considering the superior resorts, attractions and theme parks. The Gold Coast has fantastic range of hotels and resorts options ranging from luxury beachfront properties, family friendly suites and affordable self-contained appartments. Whatever your style or budget, the Gold Coast has it all. Search by location, ratings, popularity and style across our comprehensive selection of Gold Coast hotels and specials.

Popular Gold Coast Hotels

Sea World Resort
Sea World Resort

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Main Beach
Mantra Coolangatta Beach
Mantra Coolangatta Beach


O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat
O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat

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Top Gold Coast Holiday Packages

Gold Coast Region Info & Guides

Located in sunny Queensland, just over an hour from Brisbane, the Gold Coast is a wonderful holiday destination brimming with natural beauty, excitement and adventure. Plan your next tropical holiday to the Gold Coast with our comprehensive guide to the most popular holiday destinations. Explore our informative region descriptions and discover the weather and climate patterns, as well as the culture and history of the Gold Coast region.


Regions Of The Gold Coast

Discover the Gold Coast's most popular tourist regions with our helpful guide detailing all you need to know about where to visit, what to do, as well as the top attractions and hotels in your chosen area.

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Gold Coast Map

Find your ideal Gold Coast destinations and plan your holiday with ease with our map of the coast's top holiday spots, resorts and points of interest.

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Gold Coast Weather

Consult our helpful guide to the Gold Coast's weather and climate. From monthly temperature guides to an extensive rainfall chart, we help you decide the best time to visit the Gold Coast according to weather

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Gold Coast Photos & Videos

Explore the gorgeous destination of the Gold Coast with our collection of images guaranteed to provide plenty of holiday inspo. Discover the picturesque beaches and national park this holiday spot is so renowned for.

Things To Do On The Gold Coast