Gold Coast Attractions

Sample Pacific oysters in a chic Tedder Avenue restaurant, jet-ski across the Broadwater, or meet the country’s only resident polar bears at Sea World – everything the Gold Coast has to offer is within easy reach at Harbour Side affordable Gold Coast accommodation.

Shopping and Dining

Nearby Tedder Avenue is the home of sophisticated shopping and dining on the Gold Coast. You can browse for designer bargains in the many boutiques, treat yourself to a pampering session at a luxury spa or unwind in an alfresco café and enjoy international cuisine in the famous Queensland sunshine. Food lovers will also find plenty to tempt their taste buds in Surfers Paradise, less than 10 minutes from the resort.

There are two major shopping centers nearby. The Australia Fair Shopping Centre is only a 5-minute drive with shops such as Coles, Kmart, and Woolworths while the famous Harbour Town Shopping Centre is a short drive towards Runaway Bay with many direct factory outlets. There is also a small convenient shop which is a 5-minute walk from the resort near a petrol station, McDonald’s, and KFC while a variety of restaurants and food options can be found in the surrounding area including RSL Club Southport and a bar on Railway Street.

Beaches and Natural Attractions

The beautiful Southport Broadwater is sure to become the focal point of your stay. Take a refreshing dip, try your hand at parasailing or windsurfing or simply kick back in the tranquil Broadwater Parklands and top up your tan. The famous family and surf beaches of Surfers Paradise are less than 10 minutes away, while the cool green rainforest of the Gold Coast hinterland is just a short drive back from the coast.

Theme Parks and Family Attractions

Our Gold Coast Broadwater apartments are an ideal base for theme park fans with renowned family attractions such as Sea World, Dream World and Movie World all less than half an hour’s drive away. Check out some of the tallest waterslides in the country at Wet ‘n’ Wild, experience unforgettable wildlife encounters at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary or head into Surfers Paradise to discover favourites like Dracula’s Haunted House, Infinity and Timezone. 

 

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Harbourside Resort 132 Marine Parade Southport, Gold Coast 4215 Australia   Ph: (07) 5591 6666   Fax: (07) 5591 6777