Seen as one of playgrounds of Australia, The Gold Coast on the east coast of Queensland offers much to visitors. Stunning beaches, active nightlife and a wide array of eateries and dining restaurants make for a great holiday destination. The Gold Coast Airport is located at Coolangatta, found on the south east part of the map.
Gold Coast Points of Interest
The green hinterland has a number of National Parks with sweeping vistas, including Lamington National Park and Tamborine with South Stradbroke Island just off the east coast.
There are a raft of things to do for the whole family, besides the many patrolled beaches with year round swimming, there are thrilling theme parks and nature parks, where you can get upclose to many of Australia’s wildlife and multicoloured birds.
Beenleigh, Southport, Surfers Paradise, Mermaid Beach, Nobbys, Burleigh Heads, Nerang, Palm Beach, Coolangatta and South Stradbroke Island. State, National and World Heritage Listed Parks can be found here, including Tamborine National Park, Lamington NP and Numibah State Forest.