About Gold Coast

Australia's Gold Coast is a modern city of glittering high-rise buildings, built around superb beaches, including the world renowned ‘Surfers Paradise.' It is Australia's sixth largest city, and a favorite tourism destination attracting over 12 million visitors each year. The area features endless stretches of golden beaches, designer boutiques, luxurious spa retreats, world-class golf courses, award-winning restaurants, upmarket bars and lively nightclubs.

The Gold Coast is also the gateway to some of Queensland's best natural attractions. Whale-watch, island-hop and discover the area's Aboriginal culture. Travel west you'll find one of Australia's most biologically diverse regions, the lush rainforest-cloaked hinterland with World Heritage-listed national parks such as Lamington, Border Ranges, Main Range and Nightcap.

The Gold Coast is an events city hosting many national and international events, as well as preparing to host the 2018 Commonwealth Games—the largest event to be held in Australia this decade.

Able to offer diverse landscapes, vast attractions and experiences and a thriving food and dining culture the Gold Coast has the ability to deliver a conference and holiday experience you will never forget.