Gold Coast

Host to the 2018 Commonwealth Games, the Gold Coast is one of Australia’s premier holiday destinations. The Gold Coast is located in south-east Queensland, just one hour south of Brisbane, and stretches from Oxenford in the north to Coolangatta in the south, South Stradbroke Island in the east and incorporates Surfers Paradise on the coast.

Destination Gold Coast is the regional tourism organisation.

The Gold Coast region’s Hero Experiences have been developed to deliver the region’s long-term tourism vision and brand promise. The Hero Experience themes are:

  • Beaches
  • Entertainment
  • Theme Parks
  • Hinterland

Learn more about regional tourism data through research and insights.