With 70 kilometres of uninterrupted coastline and a radiant holiday glow
The Gold Coast is amongst the world’s best surf beaches
The Gold Coast, and in particular Surfer’s Paradise, is perfect for travellers seeking excellent nightlife, theme parks and an incredible surf culture.
- Visit Australia’s thrilling theme parks with the kids and enjoy a fun-filled family adventure.
- Journey up to the Hinterland to discover the beautiful lush rainforest and scenic walks available.
- Enjoy a day of shopping on the main strip, or perhaps spend the day enjoying one of the regions excellent beaches. Perhaps learn to surf on Australia’s best surfing beach.
With its close proximity to the theme parks and excellent beaches, the Gold Coast is a perfect family holiday-destination. It also has excellent shopping, world-class accommodation and a fantastic range of dining options.
For those looking to get out of the city, the hinterlands sits just behind the main strip, and is a lovely combination of thick, lush rainforest canopy, picturesque villages, boutique wineries and scenic walking trails.
The Gold Coast experiences incredible weather throughout the year, with the region typically experiencing around 300 days of sunshine per year.
In summer (December to February) the average temperature ranges from 21 – 28.4°C (69.8 – 83.1°F), and the region is likely to experience short, tropical storms throughout this period. Winter’s (June to August) on the Gold Coast are often dry and filled with sunshine, the temperatures often sit between 12.5 – 21.5°C (54.5 – 70.7°F).
Autumn (March to May) and spring (September to November) are very temperate seasons, with temperatures sitting between 16.9 – 25.7°C (62.4 – 78.2°F). These are also great times to visit the Gold Coast.