Relax on the Sunsoaked Beaches of the Southern Gold Coast
Whether you are a surfer looking for a wave, a family group or single seeking a safe, fun beach holiday, Coolangatta the Gold Coast, Australia has something for you. You will find so much to do and all within easy access of your Coolangatta hotel or resort style accommodation.
Reaching Coolangatta by car is easy with Coolangatta situated on the border of Qld and NSW just 100km South of Brisbane and 900km North of Sydney. However, for those planning to fly, Coolangatta airport makes this beach the perfect destination for your Gold Coast holiday. Coolangatta airport is conveniently located on the Gold Coast Highway just five minutes away.
The airport has loads of great facilities including short and long-term car parking, al fresco dining and cafes, and airport transfer options to take you to your Gold Coast accommodation. If you are looking for accommodation in Coolangatta, you will find there are many options available to suit you.
Coolangatta beach differs from other Gold Coast beaches in that it offers bays and headlands. This means waves of all sizes for the novice and experienced surfer alike and areas of protection for families or those wanting to lie back and soak up some Gold Coast sunshine. For sheltered beach conditions, head to Rainbow Bay and Greenmount Beach and for surfing try Kirra Beach, which is the area's best-known surfing location.
With its great beaches, cafes, restaurants, shopping, fabulous accommodation options and proximity to all the attractions the Gold Coast has to offer Coolangatta makes a great holiday destination.