A hallmark of 1980s excess and glamour still dazzles.
Six of the best: New Gold Coast attractions
Forgot what you've been told - this is the Gold Coast you didn't know about.
Huge rooms and a fantastic restaurant should make Melbourne and Sydneysiders reconsider weekend getaway options.
On April 4, the giant surfboard-shaped countdown clock will register there's just "one year to go" for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Camping and glamping have been transformed - again.
The Gold Coast has a range of activities for those who like to go fast, get wet or get up high.
Located between Broadbeach and the Sunshine Coast hinterland, this resort is an ideal spot for familes, couple and golf fans.
Australia's own Vegas is centred around a beautiful golden stretch of sand that hugs a strip of urban skyscrapers. The beach is famed for attracting a disproportionate amount of the country's most beautiful; the surf lifesavers and meter maids of the aptly-named Surfers Paradise. Its nightlife, glitzy malls and million-dollar theme parks attract an excessive amount of visitors, too, and with good reason.