Explore Gold Coast

From golden beaches to lush tropical hinterland, thrill-seeking theme parks to pampering day spas, world-class shopping to mouth-watering dining, eye-opening tours to amazing cultural experiences – the list of things to do on the Gold Coast is endless.

Enjoying an ideal year round climate and an amazing variety of natural landscapes, including 57 kilometres of surf beaches (40 of which are patrolled to ensure our safety) and 100,000 hectares of world heritage-listed rainforest, ensures the region is one of Australia's most biodiverse cities.

For information on the Gold Coast’s most popular attractions, click here.

For further inspiration on what to experience during your time on the Gold Coast, click here.

What's On

The Gold Coast has hundreds of events to choose from across free events, food and music festivals, markets, theatre, kid's activities and more. Check out what’s on – click here

Broadbeach Blues Festival – 14-17 May 2020

Stay on after the conference and enjoy the Blues Festival –

Gold Coast and Surrounds

Known for being the city on the beach with truly epic theme parks, the Gold Coast and its surrounding area has plenty to see and do. To extend your Australian adventure, click here.


With more than 100 restaurants in the chic Broadbeach precinct, delegates are spoilt for choice when it comes to dining options in close proximity to the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre. 

For more information on all the fantastic restaurants in Broadbeach, please visit  www.broadbeachgc.com.

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A range of accommodation options for your stay on the Gold Coast.