DESTINATION GOLD COAST
Whether adventure calls your name, or you’re overdue for a restorative getaway, this metropolitan beachside city awaits you. Experience the unmistakable energy and enviable lifestyle that attracts over 12 million visitors every year, eager to soak up the sun, feel the sand between their toes and take part in the near-limitless range of attractions and experiences.
Within walking distance of your conference venue, you can bask in the Gold Coast’s breezy beach culture and meet the friendly lifeguards – maybe even learn to surf, stand-up paddle or watch a stunning sunset. In this vibrant haven for foodies, you can sample the culinary temptations at an ever evolving array of nearby restaurants.
Shop up a storm at the transformed Pacific Fair Shopping Centre or see local produce and arts at beachside markets – the Gold Coast offers endless choices to find moments that move you and discoveries that inspire you.
Seamless accessibility is all yours with a city that gives you big city infrastructure with boutique city benefits. Skip the gridlock crunch for smooth connectivity from two international airports, train and light rail services backed up by an abundance of transfer options.
TWO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORTS
Gold Coast International Airport
- 30 min drive to city centre
- 350+ direct flights a week, with daily non-stop flights from all major Australian cities
Brisbane International Airport
- 60 min drive to city centre