Enjoy Gold Coast" s Beaches
The beach that most people visit is Main Beach. Located in the town of Southport, Main Beach is one of the premiere surf beaches in the area. With plenty of dining options as well as shopping, nightlife and resorts, Main Beach is one of the most popular beaches on the Gold Coast.
Surfers Paradise also boasts incredible beaches with natural beauty, attracting visitors from all over the world. The best day to enjoy this beach is on Fridays when you can stroll through the beachfront markets finding some great items and bargains to take home as souvenirs.
Broad Beach is another popular Gold Coast beach, surfing is almost always available and the area is less populated by tourists generally and more popular with locals. Nearby to trendy shops and wonderful beach markets, this beach is great for entertainment both day and night. If youre looking for tranquility, try Mermaid beach, known for its quiet, secluded areas as well as its family atmosphere complete with bike paths and a playground.
If you are a true nature lover then the Nobby beach is the place for you. You could sit on the beach and enjoy a quiet sunrise or walk hand in hand with the love of your life, at the time of sunset. For those who are in excellent health conditions, there is a trek up to the cliff top, from where you can enjoy spectacular views of the area.
There are numerous surf clubs around the Corrumbin, Tugun & Bilinga beaches, where you could find some sage advice on how to catch the best surfs! Perhaps one of the most famous and popular surfboard riding beaches is Kirra beach. There are waves to entice both beginners and professionals. This is one place where you are sure to get a good surf experience, all year round!
Most of the beaches are also animal friendly, particularly in terms of dogs. This means that you will not have to leave your four-legged friend back at the hotel. He too can have his share of fun at the beach, including a swim.