Gold Coast is located on the south border of Queensland near Lamington National Park. It is only 70 kilometer away from Brisbane. Gold Coast is the very right place for those who like adventurous holidays. Those who prefer active recreation have an opportunity to surf or to swim. A lot of well organized amusement parks open their doors to visitors.
Well developed transportation system through Pacific Highway or through the National Airport provides quite a number of opportunities for travelling. In any case you should visit Lamington National park with its biggest in Australia subtropical rainforest.
Those who would like to observe humpback whales should drop into Gold Coast between May and Septermber. Sea lions and dolphins may be observed here all year.
In Currumbin Bird Sanctuary koalas and kangaroos may be seen as well as countless kinds of birds.
The nightlife of Gold Coast is humming not only at the Casino, but also in large hotels where live shows are presented.
Those who appreciate sporty vacations have a choice between waterskiing, windsurfing, bungee jumping and golf; various sporting events take place there all year around.