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Living on the Gold Coast

Located in south-east Queensland, just one hour south of Brisbane, the Gold Coast region has 70 kilometres of world-famous uninterrupted coastline.

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Rich in natural beauty, the Gold Coast is fringed by rainforest hinterland, including world heritage-listed national parks. Enjoy pristine natural environments an easy drive from anywhere in the city.

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The Gold Coast is emerging as a city abundant in arts and culture, and hosts a full calendar of festivals, exhibitions and community events. Find out more about our cultural events and precincts on the More Gold Coast website

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Host of the 2018 Commonwealth Games, the Gold Coast is home to world-class sporting facilities. This, as well as an abundance of sporting clubs, walking and cycling tracks, combined with a year-round subtropical climate, makes the Gold Coast ideal for an active lifestyle.  Living on the Gold Coast you can enjoy a variety of wellbeing activities, parks and recreation facilities. 

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Find out more about what it’s like to live and work on the Gold Coast at the Visit Gold Coast website

Images courtesy of Gold Coast Tourism.

Last updated 30 Mar 2023