The Gold Coast is a city located on the coast in the South East of Queensland in Australia. The city is known for it's many beaches, stretching up to miles with some of the best surf breaks in Australia and even the world.
Amongst the popular beaches are Broadbeach, Mermaid Beach, Nobby Beach, Miami, Burleigh Beach, Burleigh Heads, Tallebudgera Beach, Palm Beach, Currumbin Beach, Tugun, Bilinga, Kirra, Coolangatta and Surfers Paradise, a popular choice for backpackers and tourists.
Surfers Paradise is the tourism and entertainment hub of the Gold Coast, with it's skyline featuring high-rise buildings. It's one of Australia's iconic coastal tourist destinations and it draws in visitors from all around the world.22 February 2013