Currumbin Rock Pools This is on our must do list when the weather warms up again. There are several free events and festivals throughout the year celebrating musicians, art, sports and even our multicultural society. See our guide to for more info on where to go. Just be sure to choose a guarded beach for the best beach safety with the kids. Yep, May to November is whale migration season and you can gawk at these wondrous creatures as they frolic and splash their way north.
More of an avid rider? They don't call it the Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise for nothing! In 2016 the event will be held from 3-16 June. There are many more parks in the Gold Coast with fitness equipment so you can search for the nearest or furthest if you want a decent run to you on the. Meet the Wildlife With a history of Australian wildlife preservation reaching back over half a century, the could be the best place to be on the Gold Coast with kids, especially for cute and cuddly encounters of the animal kind. There is even a replica of one of the first pioneering slab homes of the area, complete with memorabilia and pieces of machinery dating back to the 19 th century. Go Window Shopping Most of the world's best fashion houses all have dedicated stores in or Broadbeach, and there are lots of other shopping centres and boutiques to keep your eyes interested and your wallet safe in your pocket.
Take a walk down memory lane Before big, bright city lights and skyscrapers, the Gold Coast was all about understated but oh-so-cool Miami meets Vegas glamour. The main value of the resort is the picturesque beaches and first-class hotel complexes, which are annually chosen by thousands of travelers. Coolangatta is also known for it's great surf, excellent dining, as well as some of the Gold Coast's biggest events including Cooly Rocks On and the Quicksilver Pro. Due to heavy rains causing instability at the entrance and inside the tunnel, the tunnel has been closed, though the approach track is still open. During my time here and being on a budget, I am always on the lookout for cost saving ideas and tips to keep those dollars safely in my wallet and not flying out at an alarming rate. Culture - There are a number of places to visit perhaps when the weather is not so good where you can soak up some culture rather than some sun.
Popping up at a number of locations including Burleigh, Broadbeach, Coolangatta, Carrarra, Miami, Hope Island and Runaway Bay. Located in Southport´s Owen Park. Movie World If you have adrenaline seekers in your family, then you must get yourselves to the thrill-seeker capital of Australia! World Heritage-listed mountain rainforests less than an hours drive from the beach. Check out our around the area and beyond. Every year Currumbin Beach becomes home to dozens of sculptures by local, national and international artists for the. Did someone say sunflower selfies?! But book online because sessions fill up fast! Mount Tamborine More country than coast, a drive to is a great day trip for families, with your choice of hikes from the all-abilities-access Cedar Creek Falls track to the more advanced Witches Falls and Sandy Creek circuits. Lace up your sneakers and explore any of these in our immediate backyard.
Let us know in the comments below. How lucky we are on the Goldie to have miles and miles of beautiful, safe and clean beaches that offer stunning views at every turn, that is available everyday for free. The Gold Coast Lapghan was designed with yarn, which I received free from Cascade. Then it gets serious at the in March, the main surfing takes place at Snapper Rocks in Coolangatta, excellent fun and a great atmosphere. Marvel at ancient forests, magnificent views and waterfalls, and play in the clouds in what they call 'the green behind the gold'. One of the best new things to on the Gold Coast on the cheap, is where cocktails and bar snacks collide with crazy putt putt golf and good times galore. The next festival will present three weekends of music, arts and culture at various locations up and down the Gold Coast.
Evandale Sculpture Walk Located right on the Nerang River in the heart of the Gold Coast, the represents a wonderful collection of local and international sculptors. Grab a rug, take some popcorn and settle in. Admirers of water sports can be recommended going to the water park Wet and Wild. The first of it's kind in Australia, the walk is 180 metres in length, made of 9 suspension bridges, with most of the walkway hovering 15 metres above the ground. Bring a zoom lens and maybe some binoculars! Our top picks for a free nature show? Keep an eye on their Facebook page.
The weekend vibes are strong when roll into town with their stellar line-up of stalls to peruse, live music sounds to soak in, and dang delish street-food eats to sample. Currumbin Rock Pools Not far from Currumbin Beach is the gem of Currumbin Valley — the. Other deals worth looking for are the early bird deals at most local restaurants often offering 40% off the food bill if you eat between around 5-6pm. Swing by for awesome gigs and live events. Related: Other Some of you may ask: why would a casino provide guests with a free bus to the competition? In the parenthesis, there are 16 chains — 15 dc, plus 1 skipped stitch. There are also plenty of cheaper low-rise apartments a few blocks back from the ocean. They have activities for kids, competitions, stall, entertainment and more.
The free shuttle goes from the Gold Coast, then south to The Orleans, then back up North to a drop off point at the , behind the Linq Hotel on the Las Vegas Strip. When she's not eating her way through the big smoke or cuddling dogs, you can find her Insta-snappin' Mother Nature in all her glory. Learn to surf It is the Gold Coast after all! One of the top free things to do on the Gold Coast is visit the aptly named Best of All Lookout and gaze over our sprawling hinterland views. Then you dc in the last 3 sts. The route back goes from the Strip to the Gold Coast, then back to The Orleans. When not traveling and writing about it, you can find them swinging in a beach hammock at sunset to the tunes of Jack Johnson, or screaming in the stands of their favourite sporting match.
It's a celebration of art, culture, music and food and includes street parades and parties, concerts and a la carte in the park. The Kirra Kite Festival is a celebration of kite culture, music, arts, food and street performance, usually in November of each year. The most complicated part is. Grab your picnic blanket and pack a basket of goodies, then set yourself up at the beautiful or at Point Lookout at where you can watch the sun set behind the coastline. There's varying pool depths for everyone and just another five minutes along Currumbin Creek Road is the Mount Cougal section of Springbrook National Park - looking forward to doing that 800 metre walking trail to cascading waterfalls, more rock pools and an historic bush sawmill. Any of these will do just fine. There are several interesting shops in the building like Mantra Circle on Cavill.