The Gold Coast boasts a huge variety of awesome activities, exciting events, world class destinations and abundant natural beauty.
The Gold Coast is Australia’s favourite playground and there’s a reason it’s one of the most popular destinations in the country. This diverse and vibrant city offers something for everyone and our coastal lifestyle and relaxed approach means it always feels like you’re on holiday. The subtropical climate fact that we enjoy close to 300 days of sunshine a year only adds to the appeal.
Foodies will be thrilled with the culinary scene – alfresco wine bars, fine dining restaurants, food trucks and night markets, it’s all here waiting for you to taste. And for caffeine addicts, Gold Coast’s café culture rivals Melbourne.
The Gold Coast is family friendly - kids (and big kids) can’t get enough of the thrilling theme parks and there are endless activities on offer for little people.
Our burgeoning arts and culture scene celebrates local creatives in galleries, live gigs and world class festivals and events.
You can enjoy our pristine beaches and world class waves, or escape to the hinterland to marvel at the natural wonder of heritage listed national parks.
Cruise our stunning waterways, play a round of golf, attend a sporting event, indulge in some shopping at numerous retail precincts or enjoy a diverse array of live entertainment and nightlife hot spots.
The Gold Coast is Australia’s favourite holiday destination with glorious beaches, rainforest retreats and a bounty of Gold Coast attractions to suit families, couples and solo travellers.
For a complete list of attractions, activities, dining, shopping and everything in between