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The Gold Coast Holidays & Packages


  • Surfers Paradise skyline at dawn
  • The famous beaches of the Gold Coast
  • Life guard hut
  • Surfers Paradise at night
  • Gold Coast water scene

The Gold Coast, located 95 kilometres/60 miles south of Brisbane, is a major Australian tourist destination in Queensland. It has 60 kilometres/35 miles of coastline, year round sunshine and a subtropical climate. It is also known as the entertainment capital of Queensland with long stretches of sandy beaches.

The three major beach areas are Surfers’ Paradise Beach, an excellent place for shopping with its 14 shopping centres. Along the beachfront, you will find around 120 market stalls offering everything under the sun. Main Beach is a stylish resort with outstanding dining, cafes and shopping. Broadbeach is known as a dining Mecca and also has attractive pristine beaches. Watch here for musicians and entertainers who roam the streets. All of the above of course offer excellent swimming and surfing as well as golf, spas, theme parks and museums.

Only 85 kilometres/53 miles away is Lamington National Park known for its natural beauty with its rainforests, birdlife, bush trails, mountain views and more than 500 gushing waterfalls.

For the beach enthusiast visiting Australia, one of our Gold Coast holidays is a must! C’mon say G’day Downunder. Book one of our Australia vacations today and start exploring!

Extend your Stay

Consider an additional stopover to your Australia vacation at one of Goway's South Pacific destinations. You can choose from  our selection of New Zealand vacation packagesTahiti vacation packages or stay at one of our Fiji resorts or perhaps take a Cook Island vacation. This can be done stopping over en route to or from Australia.


 

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  • Aussie Adventure

    Explore the best of Australia combining the excitement of snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef with visits to the Crocodile Hunter’s Australia Zoo and the amazing Blue Mountains. An ideal family vacation.
    Duration:
    11 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Family Vacations
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  • Be a Snowbird… Spend an UNBEATABLE Month Downunder this Winter

    Fly far, far south for the winter on a month-long escape to New Zealand or Australia.
    Duration:
    31 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,899
    Trip Type:
    Air & Land Getaways, Snowbird Long Stays
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  • Brilliant Brisbane & Hawaii Vacation

    Combine tropical Hawaii with the city of Brisbane. Enjoy 2 nights in Waikiki before continuing to Brisbane. You can choose from a 5 night stay in Brisbane or decide to enjoy the pleasures of the beach on either the Gold Coast or the Sunshine Coast.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,849
    Trip Type:
    Air & Land Getaways
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  • Byron Bay Self Drive Adventure

    Australia’s most easterly point, Byron Bay has been a much-loved haven for artists and free thinkers for decades.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules, Lodges & Beach Stays, Self Drive Itinerary Ideas
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  • Friendly Gold Coast

    Enjoy a relaxing beach stay including a tour to the Australia Zoo made famous by Steve Irwin for an unforgettable wildlife experience including crocodile feeding. Then drive through the Glasshouse Mountains and experience their natural beauty.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    City Breaks/Stopover Ideas, Independent Travel Modules
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  • Grand Aussie

    Travel from Sydney to Darwin via Australia’s Red Centre – that’s a lot of territory to cover with heaps of awesome sights thrown in. You’ll come away with memories that last a lifetime.
    Duration:
    27 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 4,241
    Trip Type:
    18 to 30 Somethings, Active & Adventurous, Independent Travel Modules
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  • Island Suntanner

    This exploration of Australia’s East Coast is ideal for adventurous travelers with stops in Sydney, Hawkesbury River, the Gold Coast and of course, the stunning Great Barrier Reef.
    Duration:
    14 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    18 to 30 Somethings, Active & Adventurous, Independent Travel Modules
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  • Natural South East QLD Wildlife and Rainforest - 6 Days Brisbane to Brisbane Self Drive

    This driving vacation offers plenty of opportunity to get out and about in Queensland’s natural beauty. Drive to and walk through Lockyer Valley, Lamington National Park and Fraser Island.
    Duration:
    6 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Self Drive Itinerary Ideas
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  • O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat

    Stay in the heart of the Southeast Queensland rainforest in Lamington National Park.
    Duration:
    2 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Independent Travel Modules, Lodges & Beach Stays
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  • Pacific Coast Explorer Self Drive - 14 Days (ex Sydney)

    Explore Australia’s Pacific Coast by embarking on a self-drive holiday. Begin in Sydney then discover sights like Hunter Valley, the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast before arriving in Cairns.
    Duration:
    14 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Self Drive Itinerary Ideas
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  • Pacific Coast Explorer Self Drive - 7 Days

    Self-drive holidays are a very unique way to travel. Begin in Sydney then head to wine country in Hunter Valley. Next is Port Stephens and Coffs Harbour before arriving in the Gold Coast.
    Duration:
    7 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Self Drive Itinerary Ideas
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  • Reef, Islands & Coast - 10 Days

    Venture by luxury coach from Brisbane to Cairns visiting famed sights from the Gold Coast to Hervey Bay, Rockhampton to Daydream Island and Mission Beach to the iconic Great Barrier Reef.
    Duration:
    10 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,278
    Trip Type:
    Locally Escorted Tours, Motorcoach Tours, Single Friendly
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  • Reef, Islands & Coast - 12 Days

    Enjoy Australia’s tropical rainforests, white sandy beaches, island resorts and famous sunshine as you travel by luxury coach from Sydney to Cairns on the “Reef, Islands and Coast” tour.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 4,363
    Trip Type:
    Locally Escorted Tours, Motorcoach Tours, Single Friendly
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  • The Gold Coast Long Stay

    The Gold Coast dares you to try everything it offers. Mingle with dolphins and polar bears at world-class theme parks, dig your toes into fine white sand, ride sparkling waves, visit an island and explore the lush, subtropical hinterland.
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Snowbird Long Stays
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  • Value East Coast Discovery (Brisbane to Cairns)

    Begin in Brisbane as you travel north along Australia’s east coast. See famous sights like Fraser Island and the Whitsundays, Townsville and Atherton Tablelands before concluding in Cairns.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,825
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules, Locally Escorted Tours, Motorcoach Tours, Single Friendly
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  • Value East Coast Discovery (Cairns to Brisbane)

    Begin in Brisbane as you travel north along Australia’s east coast. See famous sights like Fraser Island and the Whitsundays, Townsville and Atherton Tablelands before concluding in Cairns.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,109
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules, Locally Escorted Tours, Motorcoach Tours, Single Friendly
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  • Value East Coast Discovery (Cairns to Sydney)

    Australia’s east coast offers some of the country’s most favourite tourist spots. Discover beautiful islands, tropical rainforests and unique wildlife as you travel from Sydney to Cairns.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,745
    Trip Type:
    Independent Travel Modules, Locally Escorted Tours, Motorcoach Tours, Single Friendly
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  • Value Grand Australian Sydney to Alice Springs

    From sparkling Sydney to the red centre, discover Australia in detail on this amazing journey.
    Duration:
    16 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 5,042
    Trip Type:
    Locally Escorted Tours, Motorcoach Tours
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  • Value Grand Australian Sydney to Darwin

    From sparkling Sydney to the northern tropics, discover Australia in detail on this amazing journey.
    Duration:
    19 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 6,599
    Trip Type:
    Locally Escorted Tours, Motorcoach Tours
    Australia See Trip Details
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