Looking for the perfect beach getaway this Spring? Escape the cold and head to sunny Queensland where you can enjoy the iconic Surfers Paradise beaches year round. Looking to bring your family and make some serious memories? hHere’s why our location in the heart of the Gold Coast is the ideal spot for hitting your holiday goals.
Gold Coast Hinterland
With your pick of world class attractions to choose from, there’s no doubt you will find just what you need. Adventure can be found in the Gold Coast Hinterland, with hiking trails to find waterfalls, and tree top climbs, if getting back to nature is at the top of your holiday list you’ll love every second of your explorations through the tranquil rainforest location.
Take your pick from Springbrook National Park, Lamington National Park, or Tamborine National Park. Stop by the local wineries or taste the range of craft beers at the Fortitude Brewing Co. While you are in the area stop for a bite to eat at range of local cafes, the fudge shop, or the Witches Chase Cheese Factory.
Favourite spots include the Best Of All Lookout, Goomoolahra Falls, The Natural Bridge, Canyon Lookout, Purling Brook Falls, and the observatory to see the night sky up close. You can go horse riding, bird watching, or see if you can spot wildlife such as wallabies, possums, and crayfish in the creeks.
For family focused fun you can take your pick from the local attractions. For those of you looking for a little hit of adrenaline, you can brave the roller coasters and rides at Dreamworld, Movie World, Wet ‘n’ Wild, and Seaworld theme parks. Wildlife lovers will adore the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Paradise Country, David Fleays Wildlife Park, Tiger Island and the wildlife section at dreamworld, and the marine life at Seaworld.
Getting in the water is a blast, with the Gold Coast offering up incredible experiences for all ages. The Broadwater Parklands has man made rock pools and splash zone for the little kids plus an inflatable aqua park obstacle course. White Water World is a delight for kids of all ages. You can also enjoy surfing lessons, snorkelling or diving, jetski experiences and tours, fishing charters, whale watching and so much more!
Shopping enthusiasts can delight in the world class shopping centres including the newly upgraded Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Robina Town Centre, and Westfield Shopping Centres. Surfers Paradise is lined with stores of all sorts, from swimwear to Ugg boots, souvenirs to high fashion. You’ll also love the fantastic local attractions such as the wax museum, Infinity attractions, King Tutts putt putt, the slingshot, and Surfers Paradise beach markets.
Dining is a treat
There’s no shortage of dining experiences in Surfers Paradise, Broadbeach, Isle of Capri, and Main Beach. From the array of restaurants at the Star Casino to the smaller local cafes, foodies will delight at every meal. Cliffords is a local favourite, with mouthwatering tapas, cocktails, and meals. The Hard Rock Cafe is a real novelty, and Pancake in Paradise is a stop that the kids will get a real kick out of.
However you choose to fill your days, there’s no place like the Gold Coast, and our self-contained holiday apartments are right in the heart of it all.