The world's tallest residential tower is also the only observation deck in Australia by the beach, setting up awesome views up and down the coastline.
As Queensland's number one holiday destination, the Gold Coast has a range of accommodation, including resorts, apartments, B&Bs, hotels and motels, backpackers, and caravan and camping parks.
Spacious, sandy beaches rate highly on most Gold Coast holiday must-do lists, and there's a stretch of sand to suit swimmers, surfers, families and those who like to spread out.
Only a short drive from the coast, the Gold Coast Hinterland opens up a world of rainforests, wineries and breweries, scenic drives and walks, and welcoming villages.
An organised tour is a smart way to experience any aspect of the Gold Coast with those who know it best - browse and book the most popular tour options.
V8 Supercars and A1GP join forces in October to present the 2009 SuperGP, the city's famous motor racing carnival formerly known as Indy.
14 September 2009 | Geoff Chambers
MASSIVE growth population targets could transform Gold Coast suburbs into ghettos and ghost towns if key infrastructure remains on the shelf.
THE developers of the on-hold $300 million Broadbeach Lifestyle Centre are embroiled in a bitter legal stoush over the sale of a property linked to skateboard king Stephen Hill.