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With a name like Surfers Paradise Beach, you know the waves here have to be pretty good. The town beach for the Gold Coast City suburb of Surfer's Paradise offers 3 km (1.85 mi) of golden sand. Give surfing a shot on the gentle breaks here or ride bigger waves if you're more experienced. This is also one of the most popular places for beach volleyball in Australia--join a social game if you're up for making some local friends. If you're here at night on Wednesday, Friday, or Sunday, shop for crafts and vintage items from more than 100 stalls at the free Beachfront Markets. You can plan Gold Coast trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
Tours to Surfers Paradise Beach
Full-Day Small-Group Byron Bay and Crystal Castle Day Tour from Brisbane BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $224
Duration: 9 hours
Gold Coast Solo or Tandem Parasailing BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $75
Duration: 10 minutes
Surfers Paradise Beach Reviews
We are not a surfing family but we enjoyed walking along the beach and around the area. The beach itself has fine fluffy sand comparable to our Philippines’ Boracay Beach. My 8-year old son enjoyed ch... more »
A nice place to walk and spend time with family and friends. Many access points to the beach where the sand is literally squeaky clean. Nice water and clearly marked where it is safe to swim. more »
Amazingly beautiful place, longest beach I have ever been to. It's always full of colour. Some people don't like the shadows from the buildings in the late afternoon, but i think it's a nice break from the sun at the end of the day. The market on weekends is great as well. There is also a fitness trail up on the sidewalk.And the whole area around the beach, including the walkway along the Esplanade is simply spotless
Love the Sun, the water, and the golden sand. What more can one ask while on holiday?
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