Find endless fun at one of the world’s best-loved holiday destinations, the Gold coast. A global city with the heart of a coastal village, the Gold coast has plenty of all-star experiences. The Gold Coast is a metropolitan region south of Brisbane on Australia’s east coast. It's famed for its long sandy beaches, surfing spots and elaborate system of inland canals and waterways. It’s called the Theme Park capital of Australia. Hop in the car and, with the coastline in the rear-vision mirror, explore an area known as the green lungs of the Gold Coast. Here, you’ll discover vineyards, waterfalls and wonders such as Springbrook National Park’s Natural Bridge.