Gold Coast

The Ultimate Guide

Discover why they call this Australia's adventure playground.

Queensland’s Gold Coast is Australia’s playground, with sun, surf, adventure and entertainment within a stone’s throw of each other. Its most famous beach, Surfers Paradise, is a destination in its own right and is the kind of attractive vista that beach holiday postcards are made of.Located along the state’s southeast coast, the Gold Coast covers a 52 kilometre strip of over 30 golden beaches and boasts an average of 245 days of sunshine every year. As its name suggests, its enviable waters attract the eye of surfers who travel across the world to ride its waves.

Travel away from the buzz of Surfer's Paradise and its hub of restaurants, bars and entertainment and you’ll soon discover theme parks where families can be entertained day-long and the Gold Coast Hinterland, where you can embark on walks through lush subtropical rainforest and capture views of the surrounding mountain ranges.

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Gold Coast travel deals

Flight Centre - Domestic Flight Centre - Domestic

Tigerair sale: Domestic flights from $50

Valid for travel between April - July 2019. Sample fare is Sydney-Gold Coast. Destinations include Brisbane, Adelaide, Cairns, Melbourne and more.

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Budget Car Rental Budget Car Rental

Up to 15% off car hire

Available on all vehicles (except trucks) picked up in Australia before 31 March 2019. T&Cs apply.

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Flight Finder Flight Finder

Tigerair Australia Day sale: flights from $40.95

Valid for travel from February - June 2019. Sample fare is Hobart-Melbourne.

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Flight Finder Flight Finder

Jetstar Australia Day sale: flights from $37

Valid for travel from March - September 2019. Sample fare is Adelaide-Melbourne.

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Otel.com Otel.com

Extra 8% off hotel bookings

Valid on hotel stays worldwide on all dates, including over holidays like Easter, Christmas and New Year's Eve.

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UBER UBER

$20 off your first ride

Valid on your first Uber ride anywhere in Australia (T&Cs apply). Only available through finder.

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Hilton Hotels Hilton Hotels

Up to 25% off stays at 200+ Hilton hotels

Save on stays until 30 September at more than 200 Hilton hotels across Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, Maldives, Fiji, Japan, Bali, India, China, Malaysia and more.

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Ola Ola
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$20 off first ride

Valid on all dates in Sydney, Perth, Melbourne, Gold Coast and Canberra, enter the promo code into your app to redeem. T&Cs apply.

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Europcar Europcar

15% off car hire

Valid for rentals until 21 July 2019 at participating locations across Australia and New Zealand. Minimum of 5 days rental. T&Cs apply.

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Groupon Groupon

Extra 15% off first Groupon purchase

Valid on all dates for restaurants, spas, getaways, things to do and more. T&Cs apply.

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Virgin Australia - Deals Virgin Australia - Deals

Up to 30% off: Australia-wide flights from $79 each way

Discounted flights to Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Darwin and more between February and September 2019. Sample fare is Ballina Byron-Sydney.

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Oaks Hotels & Resorts Oaks Hotels & Resorts

Up to 30% off Australia and New Zealand hotels

Available at hotels in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Hunter Valley, Broome, Brisbane, Hervey Bay, Mackay, Auckland and more for stays two nights or longer. T&Cs apply.

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RedBalloon RedBalloon
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Up to 50% off experiences + extra 10% off with code

Valid on all dates, including over Christmas on activities like skydiving, quad biking, bridge climbing, canyoning, hot air ballooning, helicopter scenic flights, abseiling, scuba diving and more. T&Cs apply.

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Rentalcars.com Rentalcars.com

Up to 20% off car hire

Compare car hire prices on Rentalcars.com and save up to 20% compared to booking direct.

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Skydive Australia Skydive Australia

Up to $110 off skydiving

Valid on select 2018 dates. Locations include Byron Bay, Hunter Valley, Sydney, Cairns, Melbourne and more. T&Cs apply.

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Gift It Now Gift It Now

Up to 20% off experiences

Valid on select experiences and activities like skydiving, scenic helicopter flight, kayaking, whale watching and more. Destinations include Sydney, Byron, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Darwin and Perth. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

Up to 67% off + extra $15 off with code

Valid sitewide on experiences $79 or more across Australia including skydiving, driving, go karting, sailing, hot air ballooning, diving, bridge climbing, scuba diving and more. T&Cs apply.

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Jayride Jayride

Gold Coast airport transfers from $23.47

Valid on shared transfers in the Gold Coast. Sample price is from the airport to Surfers Paradise.

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Hotelopia Hotelopia

Up to 20% off Gold Coast hotels

Valid on select dates and hotels across Gold Coast. T&C's apply.

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Choice Hotels Choice Hotels

Up to 10% off stays

Valid on select dates when booked between 2-30 days in advance and prepaid at time of booking. Available at locations across Australia and New Zealand.

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Otel.com Otel.com

Extra 8% off hotel bookings

Valid on hotel stays worldwide on all dates, including over holidays like Easter, Christmas and New Year's Eve.

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Groupon Groupon

Up to 70% off hotel stays and vacation packages

Destinations include Gold Coast, Port Douglas, Bali, Phuket, Fiji, Vietnam and Hawaii. Sample packages include a 5-night stay in Surfers Paradise for $299 (Regularly $579) and a 5-night package to Fiji for $999 (Regularly $2101),

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Popular Gold Coast deals coupon codes

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22 Jan 2019 Extra 8% off hotel bookings OTE****
15 Jan 2019 Extra 15% off first Groupon purchase BRA****
5 Dec 2018 Up to 30% off Australia and New Zealand hotels SUM****
18 Jan 2019 Up to 50% off experiences + extra 10% off with code FIN****
18 Jan 2019 Up to 67% off + extra $15 off with code EXT****
23 Jan 2019 Tigerair sale: Domestic flights from $50 ********

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