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Australia: A Few Reasons To Visit The Gold Coast

From resorts, beaches and cruises to surfing and shopping, these are some of the reasons to visit Gold Coast.

Dreamworld tigers

The impressive Sumatran tigers lead the headline act. Even though they are born in captivity, these 200 kilogram cats show in-the-wild behaviours like standing on their hind legs, scaling the trees and leading through huge distances. There are shows daily for 15 minutes.

Dinosaur Island, Sea World

There is a collection of about fourteen large prehistoric lizards, 18 metre T-rex, triceratops and stegosaurus in the mini Jurassic Park exhibit.

Kurrawa Surf Club

This is a famous Broadbeach bistro which is reasonably priced and family friendly. Moonlight on the waves plus a surf soundtrack are included in every meal. The bistro is open every day for breakfast, lunch and dinner. It is located in Old Burleigh Road.

Oracle Avenue

This is a trendy strip found between the Peppers Broadbeach towers. There are coffee shops, bars, restaurants and boutiques. There are international food and cuisines like South American, tacos, pizzas and more available.

Broadwater cruises

This was launched back in November 2015. The 5 hour guided tour on a 3.5 million US dollar catamaran covers a narration, a lunch meal with wine, beer or soft drink and a 2 hour stopover at Cove Marina. This costs 79 US dollars per adult.

Constrictor slide

The Wet’n’Wild’s water slide sends the rider on a raft through a closed tube at a speed up to 30 kilometres per hour. The slide is 18 metres tall, 155 metres long and has 360 degree coils. The park claims to have the highest banking tubes worldwide.

Harbour Town outlets

To get here, one needs a car. Fuzz not as there are numerous services for Car Tyres in Gold Coast for anyone afraid of car troubles like punctures. This makes one comfortable with the journey and getting to the Harbour Town outlets is worth it due to the numerous bargains and discounts offered here for brands like Speedo, Nike, R.M. Williams, Simone Perele, Mimco, Coach, Lisa Ho and Witchery. There are also cafés and a cinema. This is located in corner Oxley Driver Biggera Waters and Gold Coast Highway.

 

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